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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.

Climate Impacts in North Carolina

From the mountains to the coast, climate change will have far-reaching effects on our state.

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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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