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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
RALEIGH TO HOST SOUTHEAST ALTERNATIVE FUELS CONFERENCE
Electric cars, natural gas boats, biodiesel and more at this years; Southeast Alternative Fuels Conference.
EASTERN BAND OF CHEROKEE SEEKS CLEAN ENERGY FUNDING
Tribal leaders are seeking to advance projects in solar, combined heat and power and energy efficiency.
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.
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.
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.