clean energy

Jul 22, 2021

Oscar’s Journey from Oil & Gas to Sustainability Consulting

The sight of enormous wind turbines built right next to abandoned oil wells inspired Oscar to make a change and the NC State B Corp Clinic was a step on his path. In this article, Jenkins Alum, Oscar Llama shares his journey of moving from the oil industry into one focused on environmental and social sustainability.

Mar 16, 2015

Clean energy creates jobs in NC

The NC Sustainable Energy Association completed its seventh annual North Carolina Clean Energy Industry Census for 2014. This years report shows steady growth in the clean energy sector, outpacing the growth of any other sectors of the economy.

Oct 20, 2014

STRATA CELEBRATES $1BN INVESTED IN NC SOLAR

With solar power continuing explosive growth in North Carolina, Chapel Hill-based Strata is celebrating a major milestone.

Sep 25, 2014

OLD, POLLUTED DYE FACTORY BECOMES ECO-INDUSTRIAL PARK

From superfund site to a hub for clean energy and sustainable business, Charlotte's ReVenture Park is rethinking the role of industry.

Sep 22, 2014

USDA TO INVEST $55 MILLION IN NC SOLAR

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack visited a North Carolina solar farm to announce a raft of new measures in support of clean energy.

Sep 18, 2014

RALEIGH TO HOST SOUTHEAST ALTERNATIVE FUELS CONFERENCE

Electric cars, natural gas boats, biodiesel and more at this years; Southeast Alternative Fuels Conference.

Sep 4, 2014

EASTERN BAND OF CHEROKEE SEEKS CLEAN ENERGY FUNDING

Tribal leaders are seeking to advance projects in solar, combined heat and power and energy efficiency.

Aug 21, 2014

600 CLEAN ENERGY LEADERS TO GATHER IN CHARLOTTE

NCSEA's annual Making Energy Work conference has become a must-attend event for the NC clean energy industry.

Jul 9, 2014

APPLE BUILDING 17.5MW SOLAR FARM IN CLAREMONT, NC

Apple already has one of the largest solar farms in North Carolina. Now it's building a another one.

Jun 20, 2014

NORTH CAROLINA POLL FINDS BROAD SUPPORT FOR CLEAN ENERGY

Clean energy incentives and deregulation of the electricity market wins bi-partisan support from NC residents.