Examine the impacts of energy technologies, policy and finance on customers at all levels of the energy marketplace:

  • Clean Transportation
  • Commercial, Industrial & Institutional Buildings
  • Power Generation, Transmission & Generation
  • Research & Innovation
  • Residential Homes

With a focus on advanced technology (vehicles, smart grid, storage, etc), alternative fuels, biomass, economic development, environment, finance, policy, research, solar, training, wind, and more.

Why You Should Attend

  • Benefit from over 75 expert speakers
  • Choose among 25 different sessions in 5 different tracks
  • Learn how the diverse energy mix is connecting our state
  • Network with 50+ exhibitors and sponsors at extended breaks and receptions
  • Professional continuing education credits

Who Should Attend

Architects, decision-makers, engineers, facilities personnel, fleet & property managers, planners and thought leaders from:

  • Small businesses
  • Developers
  • Innovation firms
  • Energy companies
  • Colleges and universities
  • Government / state agencies
  • Corporations
  • Nonprofit organizations

Continuing Education Credits Available

Receive professional continuing education credits for engineers, architects, energy managers, energy auditors, planners, and others.

The Pre-conference has been approved for the following professional continuing credits:
BPI, RESNET, NAHB, LEED, AIA

The 2016 State Energy Conference has been approved for the following professional continuing contact hours:

  • 1.5 PDH for each complete breakout session
  • 10 AICP contact hours for the full conference attendance
  • 1 BPI CEU for each Residential Homes session
  • AIA has approved 1.5 learning units for each session in Track A, Residential Homes
  • USGBC has approved 1.5 contact hours for each session in Track A, Residential Homes, for Green Building Certification Institute LEED

New for 2016!

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Looking for talent to grow your company?
Seeking a new job, career move or internship?
The conference will feature a Career Fair focused on job opportunities with cleantech and energy companies. Click Here for more information.


GreenNC and High Performance Buildings Pre-Conference - Tuesday, April 19th

Green NC Logo                High Performance Buildings Conference Logo

Presented by USGBC North Carolina and North Carolina Building Performance Association, this pre-conference event brings together the people, products, policies and resources needed to design, build and maintain sustainable homes, buildings, and sites that achieve high performance standards in North Carolina.


Student Poster Session

College and University students will showcase energy-focused research, capstone and community projects as poster presentations during the conference.Posters will focus on topics related to energy policy, market development, planning, engineering and others.


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