Powering Energy Efficiency and Impacts

Are you interested in the nexus of energy, poverty and social equity? A unique project is using data and mapping to improve energy services to low income households in North Carolina

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Community Solar in the Southeast

The Community Solar for the Southeast project aims to accelerate the installation of community solar photovoltaic (PV) systems at municipal and cooperative electric utilities across the southeast.

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Fuel What Matters

Fuel What Matters is a public education awareness campaign designed to connect the citizens of North Carolina with the transportation technologies and practices that help improve air quality, save money and reduce dependence on foreign oil.

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The 50 States Reports

Our Policy Team tracks legislative and regulatory activity on solar, grid modernization, energy storage and electric vehicles across the country in its 50 States quarterly reports. The reports keep industry stakeholders informed of policy and regulatory changes in the clean energy sector.

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Become a Solar Pro with REPV

Looking to kick-start your career in the solar industry? Need to earn those pesky continuing education credits? Register now for our 2019 training dates!

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Our Work

We organize our work around these six areas:

Renewable Energy

Clean Power & Industrial Efficiency

Clean Transportation



Center Projects

News and Updates

NC Clean Energy Technology Center Launches DSIRE Insight Policy Research Platform through New Private Venture

Raleigh, N.C. – (December 10, 2018) The N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center (NCCETC) announced the spin-out of a new policy research platform, DSIRE Insight. DSIRE Insight is an extension of…

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Energy Storage Study Final Report Released

The final Energy Storage Options for North Carolina report has been released. In response to House Bill 589, NC State researchers, including the NC Clean Energy Technology Center, began a study…

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