NCCETC Introduces Energy and Sustainability Services

The NCCETC introduces its Energy and Sustainability Services, a suite of services aimed at optimizing sustainability and energy-related objectives for business, industry, government and utilities. Our services can help organizations plan, evaluate, implement and report on a host of energy-related priorities through a variety of cross-cutting services.

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NCCETC Training Courses Offered Online Through Spring 2021

Due to ongoing uncertainty regarding in-person gatherings during the COVID-19 pandemic, all NC Clean Energy Technology Center (NCCETC) training classes will be held online through Spring 2021. Hands-on courses will be postponed. Scheduled in-person training courses will be held virtually via live stream in a Zoom classroom. Check our training calendar for the most up-to-date courses and dates of availability.

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Now homeowners can find research and receive quotes on solar installations – all in one place

The Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency (DSIRE), operated by the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center partners with EnergySage to allow the opportunity for DSIRE users to find calls to action throughout the website where they can quickly request free quotes from local solar installers. DSIRE allows consumers who are interested in solar to view solar policies and incentives in their area, and EnergySage allows them to then easily and freely receive quotes on solar installations.

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DSIREinsight provides policy research and analysis services to energy industry professionals. It is a project of the NC Clean Energy Technology Center, expanding upon the Center’s Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency and and 50 States quarterly policy tracking reports. DSIREinsight's subscription services focus on distributed solar, grid modernization and energy storage, and electric vehicles, as well as customized energy policy research. Take a deeper dive into U.S. clean energy policy, and learn more about new policies and policy changes under consideration across the country.

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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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State Energy Conference of North Carolina Held Virtually April 19-22, 2021

The State Energy Conference will be held virtually April 19-22, 2021. Please check the conference website for additional updates, registration information, sponsorship opportunities and more. We look forward to connecting and networking together! The State Energy Conference provides actionable insight into the business of energy, connecting technical innovation, diverse resources and industry opportunity to help drive North Carolina's regional energy economy forward with national impact.

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The 50 States of Solar: States Consider Over 120 Bills Related to Distributed Solar Policy in Q1 2021

Raleigh, NC – (April 21, 2021) The N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center (NCCETC) released its Q1 2021 edition of The 50 States of Solar. The quarterly series provides insights on…

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What To Do This Earth Month at NC State & Beyond

Discover how to make the world a more sustainable place this Earth Month on NC State University’s campus and beyond. Whether you’re a community member, a student or a professional,…

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Enhance your skills or begin a career change with one of our training classes!  The Center offers several training opportunities for professional development and the highest level of continuing education in renewable energy technologies.  Get started today. 

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