Utility Audits In North Carolina

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Get Utility Refunds In North Carolina

Welcome to our utility auditing services, specifically designed to cater to the diverse needs of North Carolina, from the bustling research triangle and banking centers to the expansive agricultural areas. In a state with a dynamic economic landscape, managing utility costs effectively is crucial for sustainability and competitive advantage. Our team conducts comprehensive audits across electricity, natural gas, water, telecommunications, and waste management services, identifying cost-saving opportunities, correcting billing inaccuracies, and providing strategic insights to help our North Carolina clients optimize utility consumption, reduce operational costs, and enhance environmental stewardship.

Your Dedicated Utility Bill Audit Business Experts

When you contact National Utilities Refund for a utility bill audit, our team of industry experts will evaluate your payments, analyze your services, and look for ways to remove errors, overcharges, and unnecessary charges. We will also obtain utility refunds on historical billing issues. Many utility companies have specific clauses and subsections that affect the final bill but that can be difficult to spot with the untrained eye.

Our team of experts will perform your audit off-site so that our services are non-intrusive. You won’t have to rearrange your schedule to accommodate our audits so you can stay focused on your daily responsibilities while we analyze your utility bills.

Electricity Bill Audits

Utility invoices and third-party power supplier bills.

Telecom provider, telecom rates, and billing errors.

Natural Gas Bill Audits

Commodity rates and natural gas tariff schedules.

Water / Sewer Bill Audits

Often overlooked, these bills contain many errors.

We can help negotiate better rates or identify errors.

Discover if you are overpaying for your WC insurance.

We can help you secure tax credits for product development.

Are you overpaying in property taxes? Find out now.

We've Done Over 10,000 Audits

National Utilities Refund is so committed to your satisfaction that our services are done with zero out-of-pocket costs to you. After our audit is complete, if we don’t find any ways to save you money or obtain a utility refund, you won’t owe us a penny. We stand by our work and are committed to finding you money-saving solutions.

No matter the size or complexity of your business, we have a team of diverse industry experts that understand the bills you pay in connection to your business’ services and can find ways for you to save.


North Carolina Utility Companies

North Carolina’s utility providers are essential in supporting the state’s rapid economic growth and ensuring the quality of life for its residents. An understanding of the utility landscape and state-specific tax regulations is vital for anyone involved in managing utility services within the state.

Electricity Providers 

Duke Energy:

  • Duke Energy is one of the largest electricity providers in North Carolina, serving a vast number of customers with a focus on reliability, renewable energy integration, and innovative power solutions.

Dominion Energy North Carolina:

  • Providing electricity to parts of northeastern North Carolina, Dominion Energy emphasizes customer service, energy efficiency, and sustainable practices.


Piedmont Electric:

  • A cooperative that serves parts of central North Carolina, Piedmont Electric focuses on community engagement and supports local energy initiatives.

Natural Gas Providers

Piedmont Natural Gas:

  • Piedmont Natural Gas supplies natural gas to much of North Carolina, focusing on safe, reliable delivery and energy efficiency programs.


PSNC Energy:

  • Now part of Dominion Energy, PSNC Energy provides natural gas to the central and western parts of the state, with a commitment to safety and customer service.

Water Utility Providers

Charlotte Water:

  • Charlotte Water is the largest public water and wastewater utility in North Carolina, serving the Charlotte area with a focus on quality, sustainability, and innovation.


Aqua North Carolina:

  • Aqua North Carolina provides water and wastewater services to over 250,000 residents across the state, prioritizing water quality and environmental stewardship.

Telecommunication Providers

AT&T North Carolina:

  • AT&T offers a wide range of telecommunications services throughout North Carolina, including broadband, wireless, and voice solutions, focusing on expanding connectivity.



  • Spectrum provides comprehensive digital services, including high-speed internet, TV, and phone services across North Carolina, dedicated to improving infrastructure and customer satisfaction.

Trash or Waste Management

Waste Management of North Carolina:

  • Waste Management offers environmental solutions across the state, focusing on recycling, renewable energy projects, and sustainable waste disposal.


Republic Services:

  • Republic Services operates throughout North Carolina, providing reliable waste and recycling services aimed at minimizing environmental impact and promoting sustainability.

North Carolina State Taxes

Sales Taxes on Utilities:

  • North Carolina imposes state sales taxes on utility services, including electricity and natural gas, managed by the North Carolina Department of Revenue.


Property Taxes in North Carolina for Businesses:

  • In North Carolina, businesses pay property taxes on their real and personal property, crucial for funding local services and infrastructure. These taxes are assessed at the county level, with regular assessments to ensure accurate and equitable taxation.

Simple and stress-free approach.

Get Started
Return our utility audit agreement & letter of authorization, then simply provide one bill copy for each utility account and a copy of any utility agreements.
Our Audit
Our team will perform the utility audit off-site. We work with the utility company to retrieve historic data.
Findings Process
The utility audit takes between 6-8 weeks. When we uncover an overcharge or utility refund, we present it in a preliminary report for your review.
You're In Charge
You are always in the driver's seat. We will implement the findings that you approve and handle all follow-up paperwork with the utility provider.
Discrepancy Impact Analysis
We will pull the utility invoice from the provider to confirm that the discovered discrepancy was corrected and/or validate that the utility refund was issued. We then calculate exactly how this impacted your bottom line.
Final Report
A final report will summarize the utility audit findings implemented and the utility refunds filed to illustrate the financial impact for your organization.

Your Team of Utility Bill Audit Experts

So contact us today to learn more about our services, or schedule a utility bill audit so that you can start saving money.