EnergyShare in North Carolina

energyshare-bannerEnergyShare is Dominion Energy's energy assistance program of last resort for anyone who faces financial hardships from unemployment or family crisis.

Bill Payment Assistance

EnergyShare is a heating assistance program in North Carolina. Heating assistance applies to any heat source: oil, gas, kerosene, wood and electricity.

How to Apply for EnergyShare Assistance

Call 2-1-1 for a referral to your local EnergyShare agency or view a list of local EnergyShare agencies. In addition to helping with utility needs, 2-1-1 call specialists can provide referrals to resources for child care, elder care, housing assistance and training. Call today or visit

Payments and Funding

Payments go directly to the energy provider and every cent donated goes to benefit those in need because Dominion Energy and social service agencies pay for the program's administrative expenses.

Funds come from tax-deductible donations from customers, stockholders, employees, EnergyShare Partners and Dominion Energy. Funds are distributed through a network of nonprofit health and human service agencies.

How to Contribute

  • Simply add $1, $2, $5, $10, $20, $25, or $35 to the amount due on your bill.
  • Overpayments in these exact amounts are automatically recognized as a contribution and will be documented on your next bill.
  • Or, mail a check for any amount (made payable to "EnergyShare") to
P.O. Box 370
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870-0370

Business Customers

You can be an EnergyShare Partner by contributing, by distributing information to customers and employees, and by providing other support.

For EnergyShare Agencies Only

  • EnergyShare Database - EnergyShare agencies can authorize payments and generate reports online.
  • Agency Web Access (AWA) - EnergyShare intake agencies can access account information online to view an applicant’s account statements, bill history or scheduled orders, and make pledges.