NC GreenPower

The environment is more than a cause. It is our home, where we live, work, and play.  For that reason, it continues to be a hot topic for many audiences – environmental groups and conservationists, regulatory agencies, utilities and citizens alike.

If you are a member of the media and would like information about NC GreenPower, renewable energy and carbon offsets in North Carolina, please contact us.

Media Contact:

Katie Lebrato
Marketing Communications Director
NC GreenPower
909 Capability Drive, Suite 2100
Raleigh, NC 27606

Phone: 919-857-9026
Fax: 919-832-2696
Email: klebrato@ncgreenpower.org


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In the News

As the first statewide green energy program in the nation, NC GreenPower is making headlines in North Carolina and across the country.


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Press Releases

For the latest news and archived stories from NC GreenPower:

9/26/17 - NC GreenPower Announces Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Queens Creek Elementary School for 5 kW Solar Installation

5/12/17 - NC GreenPower announces 2017 Solar Schools grant awardees

10/19/16 - NC GreenPower teams up with Yes Solar Solutions and Baker Renewable Energy to help out a disabled Army Veteran

9/20/16 - Schools going solar with $300,000 investment from Duke Energy and NC GreenPower

6/7/2016 - NC GreenPower dedicates first Solar Schools solar PV system at Meadowview Magnet Middle School

5/13/2016 - NC GreenPower announces Solar Schools selections (pilot year two)

1/4/2016 - NC GreenPower Announces Launch of Solar Schools Pilot - Year Two!

9/14/2015 - NC GreenPower announces fourth selection for Solar Schools pilot

9/2/2015 - NC GreenPower announces selections for Solar Schools pilot

4/1/2015 - NC GreenPower launches pilot to install Solar PV on North Carolina K-12 schools

3/10/2015 - NC GreenPower announces Program Changes

1/7/2014 - SECU Foundation extends support of NC GreenPower as Partner level donor for additional four years.

10/2013 - NC GreenPower to give away trees in Raleigh to celebrate its tenth anniversary

5/1/2009 NC GreenPower to Give Away Trees to Durham Bulls Fans to Promote Their Carbon Offset Production

1/15/2008 Largest Private Solar Power System in North Carolina Goes Live on NC State Campus

4/20/2007 NC GreenPower Connects First Source of Wind Energy in Eastern N.C. to Power Grid

11/14/2006 Family helps herald NC GreenPower's first wind project serving state's energy supply

4/26/2006 Lt. Gov. Beverly Perdue Announces NC GreenPower’s First Generation of Methane Gas for North Carolina’s Power Supply

8/24/2005 NC GreenPower reports that GlaxoSmithKline has increased its support of renewable energy resources and a cleaner environment

2005 Duke Energy and Progress Energy provide funding for statewide nonprofit renewable energy program

05/2005 Alamance County legislators announce NC GreenPower’s first generation of hydro electric for North Carolina’s power supply

Program supports more secure future for North Carolina’s energy, environment and economy

6/16/2004 Nation's landmark renewable energy program announces its first generation of green power for North Carolina

Sign up for cleaner energy, cleaner air at Festival for the Eno

10/1/2003 Tennessee, North Carolina Honor Lowe’s "Green Power" Commitments

9/30/2003 Environmental Defense praises NC GreenPower program

7/28/2003 NC GreenPower Available Now: First Step Toward October Kickoff

7/11/2002 Public Hearings Seek Comment on Proposed Renewable Energy Program


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News Archive

Read archived news and information about the program and related subjects from across the state.


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Newsletter

Read archived news and information about the program and related subjects from across the state.