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January (PDF, 1.2MB)

Topics: Natural gas safety, how to prevent frozen pipes, annual Tree Giveaway,
Stormwater FAQs, Trivia giveaway

February (PDF, 880KB)

Topics: How to prepare for severe weather, how we restore power, beware of
scammers, save money with load management, recycling event, Trivia giveaway

March (PDF, 1.27MB)

Topics: Call 811, waste collection rollout cart FAQs, Natural Gas
Utility Workers' Day, Arbor Day Celebration, choosing the right tree location, Trivia giveaway

April (PDF, 1.6MB)

Topics: Natural gas PGA increase, power line safety, free compost
Lineman Appreciation Day, Equal Pay Program, Trivia giveaway

May (PDF, 1.2MB)

Topics: City expands installation of Excess Flow Valves (EFV), payment options for utility bills, Hurricane season safety, street and area light LED upgrade, Trivia giveaway

June (PDF, 983KB)

Topics: City programs that help you save energy and money, new videos highlight public power in Rocky Mount, Energy Forecast, beware of scammers, ten ways to save energy this summer, Trivia giveaway

July (PDF, 1.2MB)

Topics: Increase to Load Management billing credits, RMPU reduces electric rates, Renewable Energy Policy, litter prevention, Due Date Option Program, Trivia giveaway

August (PDF, 1.4MB)

Topics: Natural gas incentive program, natural gas connection FAQs, Twin Counties Big Sweep Challenge, e-SMARTkids, LED area light rentals

September (PDF, 1022KB)

Topics: Public Power and Public Natural Gas Week, Natural gas safety phone survey, Watt's Cooking Recipe Contest, BBQ Throw Down schedule of events

October (PDF, 978KB)

Topics: RMPU electric costs reduced, Area Lights, America Recycles Day, Loose Leaf Collection, Trivia Giveaway


January (PDF, 993KB)

Topics: Gas leaks, how to prevent frozen pipes, annual Tree Giveaway,
Load Management, curbside collection checklist, WARM Program,
Trivia giveaway

February (PDF, 1MB)

Topics: Prepare for severe weather, lightning myths and facts,
Load Management, recycling collection schedule, Energy Share,
local recycling events, Trivia giveaway

March (PDF, 2MB)

Topics: Call before you dig, Great American Cleanup events,
local utility worker appreciation days, Arbor Day, Trivia giveaway

April (PDF, 1MB)

Topics: Electrical safety checkup, Tree Trimming, Equal Pay Program,
the cost of litter, free compost, Trivia giveaway

May (PDF, 911KB)

Topics: Prepare for hurricane season, how we restore power, generator safety,
city launches new website, load management, Trivia giveaway

June (PDF, 926KB)

Topics: Summer energy savings, planting the right tree in the right place, natural
gas is the affordable choice, Due Date Option Program, planting around transformers

July (PDF, 1MB)

Topics: Free energy audits, Energy Share program, natural gas incentives,
Weather Insights, when to call RMPU vs. a contractor

August (PDF, 1MB)

Topics: e-SMARTkids, scammers, Load Management, Renewable Energy
Policy, Twin Counties Big Sweep Challenge

September (PDF, 963KB)

Topics: Public Power and Public Natural Gas Week, Watt's Cooking
Recipe Contest, Free CFL Giveaway, BBQ Throw Down Schedule of Events,
chance to win $100 off your RMPU utility bill

October (PDF, 854KB)

Topics: Yard and Bulk Waste FAQs, America Recycles Day,
Safety in the event of a gas leak, Area Light Program

November (PDF, 1MB)

Topics: Natural gas benefits, Loose Leaf Collection, Holiday Lighting
Cost Calculator, Holiday Safety, W.A.R.M. Program

December (PDF, 1.34MB)

Topics: Winter weather ahead, winter energy-saving tips,
generator safety, Energy Share rebate program, Watt's Cooking
Recipe Contest winners


January (PDF, 542KB)

Cut energy costs in the winter, recycling rollout carts,
Load Management, weatherization rebates,
Tree Giveaway, WARM Program

February (PDF, 936KB)

Natural gas safety, Load Management, Arbor Day,
Nash County Recycles Day, prepare for severe weather

March (PDF, 1MB)

Safe digging month, Load Management, proper tree planting,
street light outages, connect with RMPU

April (PDF, 458KB)

Electrical safety hazards, tree trimming, Load Management,
free compost, Equal Pay Program, call before an outage

May (PDF, 412KB)

Prepare for a hurricane, what to do if the power goes out,
recycling, Due Date Option Program, connect with RMPU,
Load Management

June (PDF, 614KB)

Utility-owned and customer-owned equipment, renewable
energy, save energy in the summer, planting near transformers,
Load Management

July (PDF, 627KB)

Energy audits, TempTracker365, generator safety,
lighting energy savings, Load Management

August (PDF, 616KB)

Save money by switching to natural gas, guide to switching
to gas, e-SMARTkids, how to save water, Load Management

September (PDF, 627KB)

Public power and public natural gas week,
BBQ Throw Down events, EnergySure Coalition

October (PDF, 459KB)

Electric and gas rate decreases, America Recycles Day,
area lights, when to call a contractor, Load Management

November (PDF, 828KB)

Holiday safety list, new natural gas rates, weatherization
rebates, holiday lighting calculator, WARM Program

December (PDF, 581KB)

Storm safety, power restoration, recipe contest winners,
ways to save energy this winter, Load Management