;

News

Utilities United Against Scams Day
11/15/2017
On Wednesday, November 15, the city of Rocky Mount is joining thousands of other utilities across the country in recognizing “Utilities United Against Scams Day.”
Read More
clear
Watt's Cooking Recipe Contest
10/02/2017
During the month of October, Rocky Mount Public Utilities (RMPU) customers have a chance to win up to $150 off their utility bill by entering their best energy-saving recipe in the Watt’s Cooking Recipe Contest.
Read More
clear
Public Power and Public Natural Gas Week
09/26/2017
During the city council meeting on Monday, Mayor Combs presented the city of Rocky Mount Energy Resources department with a proclamation designating October 1-7, 2017 as Public Power and Public Natural Gas Week.
Read More
clear
RMPU Conducts Phone Survey
09/18/2017
During the month of October, Rocky Mount Public Utilities (RMPU) will be conducting a phone survey to assess its efforts in educating the public about natural gas safety.
Read More
clear
Rocky Mount Utility Crews Assist Florida
09/13/2017
Rocky Mount Public Utilities (RMPU) has dispatched electric crews to Jacksonville, Florida, for two weeks to assist in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma.
Read More
clear
City Quickly Restores Power
08/09/2017
City of Rocky Mount electric customers experienced a brief outage this morning because of equipment failure on a transmission line.
Read More
clear
August 11 Reminds Citizens to Call 811
08/07/2017
Rocky Mount Public Utilities (RMPU) and NC811 hope August 11 (8/11) will serve as a natural reminder for residents to call 811 to have underground utility lines marked prior to any digging project.
Read More
clear
APGA Thanks Worsinger for Service
07/27/2017
The American Public Gas Association (APGA) recognizes Rich Worsinger, Director of Energy Resources for the City of Rocky Mount, for his service on the association’s Board of Directors.
Read More
clear
New Rates Help Customers Lower Bills
06/28/2017
Effective July 1, 2017, the Rocky Mount City Council approved a decrease in electric rates and an increase in Load Management Program credits to lower utility bills for Rocky Mount Public Utilities (RMPU) electric customers.
Read More
clear
City of Rocky Mount Receives Tree Awards
05/22/2017
Nash County Ranger Bill Lewis with the North Carolina Forest Service presented the city of Rocky Mount with the Tree City USA and Tree Line USA awards during the city council meeting on Monday, May 22, 2017.
Read More
clear
Customers Urged to be Cautious of Scammers
05/17/2017
The city of Rocky Mount urges utility customers to be cautious of scammers who falsely threaten disconnection of services in order to receive money.
Read More
clear
RMPU Unveils New Public Power Videos
05/16/2017
Rocky Mount Public Utilities (RMPU) has partnered with ElectriCities of North Carolina, Inc. to produce two videos that highlight the benefits of public power in Rocky Mount.
Read More
clear
RMPU Receives RP3 Award
05/09/2017
Rocky Mount Public Utilities (RMPU) has again earned the Reliable Public Power Provider (RP3)® designation from the American Public Power Association (APPA) for providing reliable and safe electric service.
Read More
clear
RMPU Wins Safety Achievement Award
05/05/2017
Rocky Mount Public Utilities (RMPU) has received a 2016 Safety Achievement Award from the American Gas Association (AGA) for its outstanding commitment to safety.
Read More
clear