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Welcome To BEMC





We serve more than 72,000 members and 90,000 locations in Brunswick and Columbus Counties and small parts of Bladen and Robeson counties.  We are the second largest electric co-op in North Carolina, and have 161 employees at office locations in Supply, Whiteville and Southport/ Oak Island.

The primary mission of Brunswick Electric Membership Corporation shall be to provide safe, reliable, affordable power and energy for its members in the areas served by the Cooperative at the lowest cost consistent with sound economy and good management.  To participate in activities with other organizations: National, State, and County, as well as local; either rural or urban, in an effort to promote cooperative services and community and economic development.

We've been delivering on that mission since 1939 and your elected board of directors, staff and all employees are dedicated to serving you with integrity, innovation, accountability and commitment to community.


Supply, N.C., November 17, 2016 – Brunswick Electric Membership Corporation (BEMC) has recently awarded 28 local teachers $33,323 in Bright Ideas education grants to fund innovative classroom learning projects. 

“Now in its 22nd year, the Bright Ideas grant program helps educators finance creative projects to benefit their students,” said Don Hughes, CEO and general manager of BEMC. “Teachers work hard and have so many great ideas; every year we’re pleased to help these grant recipients bring their ideas to life in the classroom.”

For a complete list of BEMC Bright Ideas grant winners, click here.

SmartHub NEWS:

​In November there will be an encryption update to the SmartHub app. This enhancement is for your security against cyber issues and will happen automatically. But if your browser is out of date, you may no longer be able to access SmartHub. Upgrading to the latest version of your browser is a fast, easy and free process. CLICK HERE for more details.


Remember . . . BEMC stands for "Because Every Member Counts".

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