The Center is dedicated to educating our community about renewable technologies and to advancing the use of renewable energy, energy efficiency, green building, and clean transportation resources to ensure a sustainable economy that protects our natural environment, encourages energy independence, and lowers energy costs for consumers.   We offer a variety of media resources to bring the latest industry news on technology, policy and innovations across North Carolina and beyond.

You can find all the latest news releases in the Center’s Newsroom and videos on the Center’s YouTube Channel. Be sure to connect with us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram to stay fully engaged with the Center.

For more detailed information on technologies, energy efficiency, economic development and more, please visit the Fact Sheets and Publications section of our site.

For Media Members

Whether following up on a story idea or searching for unbiased background information, our Center staff of experts are available for interviews for print, broadcast, and online media.

Reporters requesting media interviews, please contact:

Shannon Helm, Communications & External Relations Manager Email: (1st preference) or call 919-423-8340.

Media Releases

To view all current and archived media releases and advisories, please visit our media release portal.


You’ll find relevant Center and renewable energy videos located on the home page of this website. To search and browse all of our videos, be sure to check out the Center’s YouTube Channel.

Social Media

We want to connect with you too! You will have the opportunity to connect with others in the community who are interested in a more sustainable environment, and stay up-to-date on all Center-wide news and news within the clean energy community. Be sure to check out all of our current social media platforms:

Speaker Request

To request a speaker for an event, please contact Shannon Helm, Communications & External Relations Manager at (1st preference) or call 919-423-8340.

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Keep up with the Center’s work and with industry news, by receiving one or all of our newsletters. The Center newsletter provides an overview in all areas, while program area specific newsletters dive a little deeper into their respective areas. Sign up today to stay in the loop!


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Members of the community can get involved in the clean transportation conversation via our Fuel What Matters campaign. Visit to learn more. NCSU students can get involved through our semester long internship program. Future events for North Carolinians to get behind the wheel of clean transportation vehicles will start at the beginning of 2017. Aside from the events mentioned above, there will be other events coming soon. Be sure to watch this space as new events will be added regularly.

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