North Carolina Governor Declares October Energy Awareness Month
North Carolina Governor Mike Easley issued a proclamation on October 1 declaring October as Energy Awareness Month in the state. The governor said that energy efficiency and renewable energy can offer employment and economic opportunities while contributing to a sustainable North Carolina. Read the proclamation.
The North Carolina State Energy Office is holding several events in October that support the governor's proclamation, including support for the North Carolina Solar and Green Home Tour and consumer workshops. For details, see the energy office Web site.