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.
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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, a leading expert on methane emissions as a driver of climate change from Cornell University, describes why a massive transition to natural gas by Duke Energy and other electric utilities is a disastrous strategy for the climate
A short documentary film about NC WARN’s partnership with Faith Community Church in our Emergency Climate Response and Solar Freedom campaigns.
As part of our Emergency Climate Response in 2016, we ran this TV ad urging viewers to ask Attorney General Roy Cooper to force Duke Energy to help fight climate change.
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.
Watch our 2015 TV ad urging viewers to press for competition in the NC electricity market.
NC WARN hosts prominent climate scientist Dr. William Schlesinger for a discussion about the current state of the climate crisis and its impacts.
Video: NC WARN Executive Director Jim Warren explains why North Carolina is a pivotal state for the future of climate change.