With the mission of improving the quality of the environment in North Carolina, the nonprofit NC GreenPower was founded in 2003 as a statewide program. In 2015, NC GreenPower launched a new program to support solar PV installations at North Carolina K-12 schools.
October is Energy Action Month. It was first brought into existence as “Energy Awareness Month” 24 years ago by President George H.W. Bush. Our current President Barack Obama proclaims Energy Action Month to be a “call upon the citizens of the United States to recognize this month by working together to achieve greater energy security, a more robust economy, and a healthier environment for our children.”
Here are some easy ways to save energy and/or reevaluate your energy usage choices: