NC Climate Change Interagency Council NC Climate Change Interagency Council Climate Change & Clean Energy: Plans & Progress Get more info on each cabinet agency's initiatives and progress On October 29, 2018, Governor Cooper established the North Carolina Climate Change Interagency Council as part of Executive Order No. 80 North Carolina's Commitment To Address Climate Change And Transition To A Clean Energy Economy: The Secretary or designee of each cabinet agency and a representative from the Governor's Office shall serve on the North Carolina Climate Change Interagency Council ("Council"), which is hereby established. The Secretary of the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality, or the Secretary's designee, shall serve as the Council Chair. The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality shall lead the Council by providing strategic direction, scheduling and planning Council meetings, determining the prioritization of activities, facilitating stakeholder engagement, and assisting in the implementation of pathways to achieve the goals provided in Section 1 of this Executive Order. The duties of the Council shall include the following: a. Recommend new and updated goals and actions to meaningfully address climate change; b. Develop, implement, and evaluate programs and activities that support statewide climate mitigation and adaptation practices; c. Establish workgroups, as appropriate, to assist the Council in its duties; d. Consider stakeholder input when developing recommendations, programs, and other actions and activities; e. Schedule, monitor, and provide input on the preparation and development of the plans and assessments required by this Executive Order; f. Review and submit to the Governor the plans and assessments required by this Executive Order. Council Members Annual EO80 Status Reports 2020 EO80 Status Report 2019 EO80 Status Report Climate Change Interagency Council Public Meetings October 28, 2021 Meeting October 28, 2021 Meeting October 28, 2021 3 -4:30 pm Via WebEx Draft AgendaPresentation May 26, 2021 Virtual Meeting May 26, 2021 at 10 am Presentations Draft Agenda February 24, 2021 February 24, 2021 10:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Agenda Presentations [video:https://youtu.be/nGY-46ptKBQ] October 1, 2020 October 1, 2020 meeting October 1, 2020 10:00 a.m -12:30 p.m. AgendaPresentations January 22, 2020 Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020 1:30 PM North Carolina Museum of History Auditorium 5 E. Edenton Street Raleigh, NC 27601 AgendaPresentation [video:https://youtu.be/NO1UVHNw2zk] September 27, 2019 11:00 am-1:00 pm, Friday, September 27, 2019 William G. Ross Environmental Conference Center Nature Research Center 121 West Jones Street Raleigh, NC 27603 Agenda (draft) Clean Energy Plan Zero Emission Vehicle Plan Motor Fleet Zero Emission Vehicle Plan Clean Energy and Clean Transportation Workforce Assessment Presentation Meeting Livestream July 16, 2019 July 19, 2019 1:30 – 4:00 PM Tuesday, July 16, 2019 McChesney Scott Dunn Auditorium Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art 750 Marguerite Dr. Winston-Salem, NC 27106 Agenda Presentations Facebook Live video of July 16 Meeting April 26, 2019 Friday, April 26, 2019 9:00 am -12:30pm NC State Archives Building Auditorium 109 E Jones St Raleigh, NC 27601 Agenda Presentations Meeting Video [video:youtu.be/VpqrxHQmsYQ] February 19, 2019 February 19, 2019 10:00 a.m. -2:30 p.m. Museum of the Albemarle 501 South Water Street Elizabeth City, NC 27909 Location Info Sheet Agenda Presentations [video: https://youtu.be/9t-dw8IJYqg] Inaugural Meeting, Dec. 19, 2018 "Each of us has a role to play and we've got to collaborate like never before to protect our communities." -Gov. Roy Cooper Agenda Meeting Presentation Governor Cooper addressed the cabinet secretaries and their designees in the first meeting of the Climate Change Interagency Council on December 19, 2018, in the William G. Ross Environmental Conference Center in Raleigh. Each agency presented an overview of their plan to reach the goals set out by Executive Order 80. Council Chair, Secretary Michael S. Regan said, "North Carolina will only remain competitive in a global economy with innovation and investment in a more resilient state that rebuilds both stronger and smarter." For additional information, please contact:Sharon Martin Public Affairs (919)-707-8670 Dec 19 Meeting Video Get the latest updates! Sign-up for NCDEQ Press Releases Click here to sign-up for our email list.