The Four County Electric general service area offers a unique selection of available buildings and fully developed industrial sites with infrastructure including all utilities. In review of Four County’s total commitment to bringing new and expanded economic development opportunities to our service area, we are proud allies with the following organizations in a joint effort to assist new and expanding industries:
- Bladen County Economic Development Commission
- Columbus County Economic Development Commission
- Duplin County Economic Development Commission
- Sampson County Economic Development Commission
- Wilmington Industrial Development (Pender County)
- NC Southeast
- NC Eastern Region
- NC Department of Commerce
- North Carolina Electric Membership Corporation
- The private sector
Four County Electric’s looped transmission system is designed to provide the highest quality electrical service to our customers. Other electrical service in the region is provided by four electric membership cooperatives and Carolina Power and Light.
Natural gas transmission through the service area is provided exclusively by North Carolina Natural Gas. Since deregulation has mandated open transmission access, there are a total of eight companies that are registered in North Carolina that may provide the commodity of natural gas to the customer.
The primary telephone companies in the Four County Electric service area are ATT, Sprint and Star Telephone Electric Membership Corporation. Cellular telephone service is provided throughout the region by a number of cellular companies. High-speed communications via digital switching and fiber optics are also available.High speed internet is available through various internet providers.
For more information, please contact:
James (Jimmy) L.F. Smith
P.O. Box 667 Burgaw, NC 28425
Phone (910) 259-1821
Fax (910) 259-1860