Transforming Industrial Energy Consumption: NCCETC’s Commitment to Pioneering Clean Power & Energy Efficiency

Energy consumption in the U.S. is notably shaped by its industrial and commercial sector users. At the forefront of initiatives to mitigate energy intensity is the NCCETC. Our dedicated team offers comprehensive technical services focused on energy efficiency, encompassing overall management, training initiatives and on-site assessments.

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Empowering Tomorrow: Considerations for Resilient Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Amidst Natural Disasters

Electric vehicles have emerged as a transformative force, providing a cleaner alternative to traditional combustion-engine vehicles. As the global transition towards widespread EV adoption gains momentum, local governments must consider a critical aspect often overlooked in the electrification revolution – the resilience and reliability of the infrastructure needed to support the use of these vehicles during and after natural disasters.

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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 and decarbonization 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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2024 Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference & Expo

August 13-15 l Durham, NC
Discover the latest and greatest in sustainable fleet technology, operations, and implementation at the 8th annual SFT Conference. Pre-conference events begin August 13, with the conference and expo August 14-15. Registration is now open.

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Our Work

We organize our work around these six areas:

Renewable Energy

Clean Power & Industrial Efficiency

Clean Transportation



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News and Updates

The 50 States of Solar: New Wave of States Initiate Net Metering Studies During Q2 2024

Raleigh, NC – (July 17, 2024) The N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center (NCCETC) released its Q2 2024 edition of The 50 States of Solar. The quarterly series provides insights on…

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Farms and Small Businesses Have Benefitted by Receiving REAP Funding with the Help of NCCETC

The USDA Rural Energy for America Program (REAP) provides grant funding and loan guarantees to agricultural producers and rural small businesses for renewable energy system (RES) and energy efficiency improvement…

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Women executives based in South Africa visit NCCETC to learn best practices for expanding renewable energy

On June 7, 2024, NCCETC hosted a group of 35 women executives in the energy sector based in Johannesburg, South Africa. The women are on a several month learning journey…

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