Transportation industry professionals gather for the Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference & Expo 2018

Industry experts discuss the present and future of alternative fuel vehicles Allison Carr, Clean Transportation Specialist at NCCETC, talks about the 50 States of EVs reports. Fleet industry professionals, alternative vehicle experts, and sustainability advocates from around the country gathered recently for the 2018 Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference & Expo in Durham, NC. More than 50 […]

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Community Solar Implementation Guide and Model for Rural Electric Cooperatives and Municipal Utilities in the Southeast

  Raleigh, N.C. – (August 28, 2018) The N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center (NCCETC) released an Implementation Guide for Community Solar in the Southeast and a community solar Economic Modeling Tool as part of the Community Solar for the Southeast project. The Community Solar for the Southeast project is funded by the U.S. Department of […]

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Mobile CARE and NC Smart Fleet Awards Recognize Transportation Emission Reduction Efforts in North Carolina

Durham, N.C. (August 23, 2018)– The 12th annual North Carolina Mobile Clean Air Renewable Energy (CARE) awards and the NC Smart Fleet awards were announced today as part of the 2018 Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference & Expo held at the Durham Convention Center in Durham, N.C. The Mobile CARE and NC Smart Fleet awards are given by […]

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The 50 States of Electric Vehicles Report: 36 States and DC Took Action on Electric Vehicles During Q2 2018

  Raleigh, N.C. – (August 8, 2018) The N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center (NCCETC) released its Q2 2018 edition of the 50 States of Electric Vehicles. The quarterly series provides insights on state regulatory and legislative discussions and actions on electric vehicles and charging infrastructure. The report finds that 36 states and the District of Columbia took […]

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Powering Energy Efficiency & Impacts (PEEIF)

The Powering Energy Efficiency & Impacts Framework (PEEIF) project is a collaborative project using big data and mapping to support energy programs serving low-income households. The PEEIF project team has developed a database and mapping application to enhance energy-related decision making utilizing publicly available and private data. The geographical focus of the project is on a five-county […]

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Clean Energy Opportunity Diversity Project provides opportunities for underrepresented populations in eastern North Carolina

In 2017, African Americans made up 7 percent of the solar workforce nationally as compared to 13 percent of the overall African American workforce. This is a significantly larger gap than other people of color such as Asians and Hispanics. To address this issue and increase diversity in the clean energy arena in eastern North […]

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The 50 States of Grid Modernization: Over 300 Grid Modernization Actions Taken in Q2 2018

  Raleigh, NC – (August 1, 2018) The N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center (NCCETC) released its Q2 2018 edition of the 50 States of Grid Modernization. The quarterly series provides insights on state regulatory and legislative discussions and actions on grid modernization, utility business model and rate reforms, energy storage, microgrids and demand response. The report finds […]

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Technical and Economic Analysis of Rooftop Solar PV For New Hanover County Schools and Green Power of North Carolina

The Solar in Your Community (SIYC) Challenge is a U.S. Dept. of Energy initiative to support innovative and replicable community-based solar business models and programs that will bring solar to underserved communities (such as schools, non-profits and low-income households). Through the SIYC Challenge, the NC Clean Energy Technology Center has been contracted by Green Power […]

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Upcoming Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference & Expo 2018

Discover the latest and greatest in sustainable fleet technology, operations, and implementation at the Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference & Expo 2018 on August 22 and 23 at the Durham Convention Center in Durham, NC. The Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference will showcase alternative fuel technologies in the biofuels, electric, natural gas, and propane arenas, with a […]

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Energy Storage Study team discusses what they’ve learned at second stakeholder meeting

The second North Carolina Energy Storage Study Stakeholder Input Meeting was held on June 27 at NC State University. In response to House Bill 589, NC State researchers, including NCCETC, began a study of energy storage technologies late last year to address how energy storage can provide value to North Carolina consumers based on factors […]

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