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Blackburn Award Presented to Dr. Steve Wing

NC WARN Executive Director Jim Warren commends the environmental and social justice work of UNC epidemiologist Dr. Steve Wing and announces the presentation of the John O. Blackburn award to Dr. Wing at NC WARN's fall member assembly, October 8, 2016.

Will Anyone Stand Up to Duke Energy?

Extreme weather is harming millions and approaching a chaotic tipping point. Charlotte-based Duke Energy is one of the nation’s largest climate polluters. We have a moral duty to demand a governor who is a leader – not just a politician. Watch our new TV ad!

Dr. Robert Howarth on Methane and Climate Change

Dr. Robert Howarth, a leading expert on methane emissions as a driver of climate change…

Faith in Solar (a short documentary on our climate justice work)

A short documentary film about NC WARN's partnership with Faith Community Church in our Emergency Climate Response and Solar Freedom campaigns.

The Flood — TV ad on Emergency Climate Response

As part of our Emergency Climate Response on 2016, we ran this TV ad urging viewers to ask Attorney General Roy Cooper to force Duke Energy to help fight climate change.

Faith Community Church and NC WARN’s Solar Freedom Ribbon Cutting

The Solar Freedom project was announced at a ribbon-cutting ceremony hosted by Rev. Nelson Johnson, pastor of Faith Community Church in downtown Greensboro. In a partnership that could impact state policy at a critical time, NC WARN will own and operate a 5.2 kW solar system on the church roof and the church will buy the solar power produced by the system from NC WARN at a price far lower than what it pays on its monthly bill to Duke Energy.

Will Duke Energy Kill NC’s Solar Industry? — TV ad

Watch our 2015 TV ad urging viewers to press for competition in the NC electricity market.

NC WARN Hosts Dr. William Schlesinger

NC WARN hosts prominent climate scientist Dr. William Schlesinger for a discussion about the current state of the climate crisis and its impacts.

Duke Energy: A Global Game Changer for the Climate

Video: NC WARN Executive Director Jim Warren explains why North Carolina is a pivotal state for the future of climate change.

A Fishy Story (30-sec satirical TV ad)

NC WARN's latest 30 second satirical TV ad seeks to expose Duke Energy's efforts to "green wash", or mislead the public about its commitment to clean energy.

Tell Duke Energy: Get on the Right Side of Climate History!

See the letter 36 organizations sent to Duke Energy. Then take action:

1. Tell Duke Energy CEO Lynn Good to cancel the Atlantic Coast Pipeline and help avert climate chaos:
(704) 594-6200
526 S. Church St., Charlotte, NC 28202
tweet @DukeEnergy #ClimateAction

2. Have your organization or business endorse the letter to Duke CEO Good.

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Emergency Methane Action

Watch press conference at the Governor's office in Raleigh on June 15, 2017 featuring Rev. Dr. William J. Barber, II, president of the NC NAACP.