Tag Archives: sustainability

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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Fuel What Matters 100 Best Fleets series: Wake County

The goals of Wake County’s fleet are the same as most: to carry out productive, safe, efficient and sustainable service at the lowest cost possible. But the smartest and most successful way to achieve that goal, they have found, is by implementing new technology to continuously track data and uncover information. “It doesn’t appear to […]

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Powering Energy Efficiency Webinar

Supported by a financial assistance award from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)’s Cities Leading through Energy Analysis and Planning (Cities-LEAP) Project, a team led by the Upper Coastal Plains Council of Governments (UCPCOG) is piloting a new Powering Energy Efficiency and Impacts Project Framework (PEEIF) initiative to enhance the efficiency of energy service delivery […]

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Fuel What Matters: 100 Best Fleets series – City of Concord

Seven fleets from North Carolina made it on the 100 Best Fleets in the Americas’ list of winners for 2018 — and in the next several weeks, Fuel What Matters will be featuring each fleet and what it has done to achieve success. This week,  Daniel Nuckolls, Director of Fleet Services since 2002, talks about the City of […]

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The 50 States of Electric Vehicles Report Released by NCCETC

42 States and DC Took Action on Electric Vehicles During Q1 2018 Raleigh, N.C. – (May 15, 2018) The N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center (NCCETC) released its Q1 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. […]

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The 50 States of Grid Modernization Q4 2017 Report available now

39 States and D.C. Took Grid Modernization Actions in 2017 View the Executive Summary Purchase and view the full report Raleigh, NC – (January 31, 2018) The N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center (NCCETC) released its 2017 annual review and Q4 2017 update edition of The 50 States of Grid Modernization. The quarterly series provides insights on state regulatory and […]

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Benefits and Barriers to Low Income Community Solar Workshop and More!

In December 2017, the NCCETC and the NC Justice Center hosted a half day workshop in Raleigh to tackle the unprecedented in the southeast: the potential for rural electric cooperatives (Coops) and/or municipal electric utilities (Munis)  to design community solar programs to serve low income residents in their service areas. The event brought together thirty […]

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The 50 States of Solar Report: 2017 Annual Review & Q4 Update Edition Now Available

The 50 States of Solar Report: 45 States and DC Took 249 Distributed Solar Policy and Rate Design Actions During 2017 View the Executive Summary Purchase and view the full version of the 2017 Annual Review and Q4 Update Report Raleigh, N.C. – (January 24, 2017) The N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center (NCCETC) released its 2017 […]

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Clean Fuel Advanced Technology Project Request for Proposals Open

Over $1,455,000 to be awarded for transportation-related emission reductions Raleigh, N.C. (January 17, 2018) – The North Carolina Clean Energy Technology Center (NCCETC) at N.C. State University has announced a call for projects through the Clean Fuel Advanced Technology (CFAT) Project. The 2018 $5.6 million initiative, focused on reducing transportation-related emissions, is supported with federal […]

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