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‘It sort of exploded’: the rapid rise of solar energy in North Carolina

Solar energy production growth in North Carolina is among the fastest in the country, according to an Environment North Carolina report, and it shows no signs of slowing down. 

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How North Carolina is pushing beyond solar to become a leader in clean energy

A new Environment America report shows North Carolina establishing itself as a clean-energy leader beyond its well-established place high in national rankings for solar energy.

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NC Ranks Near Top Nationally In Solar Power

North Carolina joined California, Arizona, Nevada and Texas in seeing the greatest total increases in solar energy generation from 2008 to 2017, according to a report released Tuesday by Environment North Carolina Policy and Research Center.

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Environment North Carolina's New Campaign: Wildlife Over Waste

Plastic pollution is killing our wildlife. That's why Environment North Carolina is announcing a new campaign and working with local partners to ban harmful types of single-use plastic food containers in North Carolina.

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It's polluting waters and filling landfills. Now some groups say ban it in NC

Community and environmental groups gathered near Durham's Ellerbe Creek on Wednesday to launch a statewide campaign to ban Styrofoam.

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