solar energy

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.

Feb 18, 2015

Solarize races to enroll Triad residents

After successful solar drives in Chatham and Durham, NC WARN is bringing the Solarize program to the Triad region.

Jan 5, 2015

NC REGULATORS LEAVE SOLAR RULES INTACT

The booming solar industry is celebrating a decision from the state's utilities commission that leaves existing rules unchanged for how utilities compensate solar power producers.

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 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 17, 2014

DUKE ENERGY TO SPEND $500 MILLION ON MORE SOLAR POWER

The latest commitment from Duke Energy confirms an expansion in renewable energy capacity.

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 30, 2014

SIERRA NEVADA’S NEW SOLAR-POWERED BREWERY IN MILLS RIVER, NC

North Carolina is not short of green-minded breweries. Sierra Nevada's new facility in Mills River is making serious amounts of solar energy.

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.