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N.C. Department of Environment and Natural Resources

NC Department of Environment and Natural Resources
Environmental Assistance and Customer Service - Utility Savings Initiative

Environmental Assistance and Customer Service

Utility Savings Initiative

The Utility Savings Initiative's (USI) mission is to protect and improve North Carolina's environment and economy through the effective identification and application of energy, water and other utility conservation and efficiency measure.

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For more Information contact Len Hoey
or (919) 707-9250

Utility Savings Initiative (USI)

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The Utility Savings Initiative is North Carolina's lead-by-example program supporting energy efficiency in public buildings.  The program was created to assist North Carolina governmental units manage the use and cost of energy, water and other utilities in their facilities.

The program serves state agencies, the University of North Carolina system, the state's community colleges, public schools, county and municipal governments.

Team activities are guided by the USI Strategic Energy Plan, which is updated annually and reviewed quarterly. 

To learn more about the program, read the annual reports to the N.C. General Assembly:

The latest Utility Savings Initiative news and announcements will be posted on this page.  Check back for updates

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