Action Alert: Send In Your Public Comments on North Carolina’s Affordable Housing Program by September 4th

Each year, North Carolina Housing Finance Agency (NCHFA) asks for public comments on the minimum standards of its Qualified Allocation Plan (QAP) that sets construction and energy efficiency requirements and options for Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) projects, mostly…

Action Alert: Send In Your Public Comments on North Carolina’s Clean Energy Plan by September 9th

NCBPA staff, members and partners have been active participants in the development of the state’s new Clean Energy Plan that was initiated in the fall of 2018 with Governor Cooper’s Executive Order #80. After months of meetings, discussions, surveys, presentations…

PRESS RELEASE: North Carolina Advocates Advance Bill to Save $1.1 Billion of Taxpayer-Funded Energy and Water Utilities in State Buildings

Media Contact:Ryan MillerFounder & Executive Director 919-841-6207 Ryan@BuildingNC.org RALEIGH, N.C. (March 12, 2019) –  North Carolina Building Performance Association (NCBPA), the state’s trade association for building performance companies and professionals, announced today the success of its annual Industry Lobby Days last week in Raleigh that…

North Carolina Advocates Advance Bill to Save $1.1 Billion of Taxpayer-Funded Energy and Water Utilities in State Buildings

Last Tuesday and Wednesday, North Carolina Building Performance Association (NCBPA) member professionals and staff spent two days at the North Carolina General Assembly in Raleigh advocating and lobbying for policy improvements that support increased energy efficiency, green building and high…

North Carolina improves to #26 from #31 in energy efficiency policy in the ACEEE 2018 State Energy Efficiency Scorecard ratings

By: Marissa Nixon, Policy & Research Coordinator, NCBPA The American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE) released their 2018 State Energy Efficiency Scorecard on October 5, 2018. The national Scorecard gives an update on state energy efficiency policies and…