Climate Action Plan (North Carolina)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place North Carolina

Applies to States or Provinces North Carolina
Name Climate Action Plan (North Carolina)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Climate Policies
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Tidal Energy, Wave Energy, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator N.C. Department of Environment and Natural Resoures
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-05-13
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary
Information Source Center for Climate Strategies:


The North Carolina Department of Environmental and Natural Resources (DENR) has established a priority in the 2009 - 2013 Strategic Plan to respond to climate change using both mitigation and adaptation strategies to reduce vulnerability, increase adaptive capacity and improve resiliency of climate-sensitive resources.

DENR’s Climate Change Steering Committee provides oversight for implementation of DENR’s Climate Change Initiative. This team is developing a focused approach to address climate change policy actions at state, regional and federal levels, while coordinating strategies with other state, federal and nongovernmental partners.

Policy Contact

Department Department of Environment and Natural Resources

Phone 877-623-6748

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: SL2005-442 SB 1134