Brunswick Electric Membership Corporation was incorporated with the Secretary of State of North Carolina on March 9, 1939. Located at Shallotte, N.C., the company serves more than 85,000 locations in Brunswick and Columbus counties, and parts of Robeson and Bladen counties. The firm provides cooperative membership with superior electric and consumer services through open communication. The company is one of the leaders in installing services such as new lines underground installing to protect from weather calamities. The firm also offers pre-paid power programs and electric cooperative. Brunswick Electric Membership Corporation provides low interest loans to its members for improving energy efficiency and saving energy costs. In addition, it provides climate data through its weather sites such as The National Weather Service, The Weather Channel and Intellicast.