Climate Change


DEQ will collaborate with North Carolina's citizens, power providers, businesses, local governments, state agencies and education partners to reduce carbon pollution while propelling the state into a new energy economy. DEQ will strive to make the state a national leader in the development and utilization of cleaner, more efficient, innovative technology solutions that create good jobs and protect the environment for all North Carolinians.

North Carolina Climate Change Interagency Council

North Carolina's Cabinet Secretaries are working with the stakeholder community to address climate change and transition to a clean energy economy.


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Interested in helping NC reduce environmental impacts and achieve its goal to lower greenhouse gas emissions by 40%? 

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