Cumberland County, North Carolina, Climate Resiliency Plan

Updated in 2018, Sustainable Sandhills facilitated a climate adaptation planning process through the Climate Solutions University (CSU): Forest and Water Strategies program that produced the Cumberland County Climate Resiliency Plan (C3RP) in 2016. CSU challenges…


NC Clean Energy Technology Center

The Center provides services to the businesses and citizens of North Carolina and beyond relating to the development and adoption of clean energy technologies. Through its programs and activities, we envision and seek to promote…

NC Sustainable Energy Network

The NC Sustainable Energy Association is a leading organization of individuals, businesses, government, and nonprofits interested in North Carolina’s sustainable energy future. Our mission is to drive policy and market development to create clean energy…



Where Storms Are Lore, Folks See Change

By Jennifer Allen   Photo by Lillie Chadwick Miller  5/28/20   
While hurricanes are woven through the history of Down East Carteret County, a remote string of communities on the central North Carolina coast known for its fishing and boatbuilding traditions, Hurricane Florence was a turning…

Getting Climate Resilience Right in North Carolina

By Rob Moore      5/26/20   
As hurricane season looms especially large this year, and COVID-19 reveals the deep cracks and fissures in our nation’s response preparedness, North Carolina is gearing up to release its long-awaited plan to bolster climate resilience.