fbpx

Current Issues

The Latest News

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut elit tellus, luctus nec ullamcorper mattis, pulvinar dapibus leo..

2020 Scorecard

Gov. Cooper’s Report Card
Our governor is fighting to protect our health and climate and to advance clean energy.
Bills NCLCV Acted On, 2019-20 Sessions
Luckily, most of the worst legislation never saw the light of day.
Green Tie Awards 2020
Find out which legislators we honored at this year’s ceremony with Gov. Cooper and Cory Booker!
Cuts to DEQ Funding: Impacts on Water Quality
DEQ’s job is to protect our health but legislators have been slashing its budget for a decade.
PFAS and GenX
These “forever chemicals” are a growing problem that legislators and the EPA are keeping us from solving.
Coal Ash
Gov. Cooper forced Duke Energy to move its coal ash but legislators are trying to let them send us the bill.
Hog Waste and the Farm Act of 2019
Legislators keep doing Smithfield Foods’ bidding, harming our health while protecting pork polluters.
Environmental Justice
Communities of color are disproportionately impacted by pollution and climate change.
Atlantic Coast Pipeline
In a victory for North Carolinians, Duke and Dominion Energy cancelled their pipeline plans.
Clean Energy
Gov. Cooper is leading us toward a clean energy future with good-paying jobs and a healthier climate.
Climate Resilience
Gov. Cooper’s DEQ has released a plan to help us weather the climate storm.

Climate Crisis

U.S. House Passes Historic Climate Bill
Now Build Back Better heads to the Senate and hopefully the president’s desk.
Global Climate Deal Makes Progress
Now Congress must pass the Build Back Better Act.
Infrastructure Passes, Climate Bill Coming 
The House will vote on the Build Back Better Act next week.
2021 Green Tie Awards
ICYMI, all the video content from our virtual event.
Historic Climate Action
The Build Back Better framework would be the biggest climate bill in American history.
Regan Readies Climate Contingencies
Bold EPA action must be joined by Congress passing the Build Back Better Act.

Clean Energy

U.S. House Passes Historic Climate Bill
Now Build Back Better heads to the Senate and hopefully the president’s desk.
Infrastructure Passes, Climate Bill Coming 
The House will vote on the Build Back Better Act next week.
2021 Green Tie Awards
ICYMI, all the video content from our virtual event.
Batteries Go Big
Utility-scale energy storage will ease the clean energy transition.
Historic Climate Action
The Build Back Better framework would be the biggest climate bill in American history.
Biden’s Big Offshore Wind Plans
Offshore wind will power 10 million homes and create 80,000 jobs by 2030.

All News

Never miss an update

Stay informed on the latest environmental and political issues.
Become an email insider.

Stay Informed

Keep up to date on the latest environmental and political news. Become an email insider.