Reminder: State Climate Change Interagency Council Meets Tuesday, Feb. 19

RALEIGH – The N.C. Climate Change Interagency Council will hold its second meeting on Tuesday at Museum of the Albemarle in Elizabeth City.  Agenda items include agency update reports, invited speakers on coastal climate impacts and an update on the state greenhouse gas inventory.

 

WHEN:          10:00 a.m. -2:30 p.m. Tuesday, February 19, 2019

WHAT:          N.C. Climate Change Interagency Council

WHERE:       Museum of the Albemarle Auditorium

501 South Water Street

Elizabeth City, NC 27909

 

The meeting is open to the public and there will be an opportunity for individuals and organizations to provide input to cabinet agencies representatives on the implementation of climate change and clean energy initiatives. Comments will be limited to two minutes and speakers will have the opportunity to sign up for speaking time when they arrive at the meeting.

 

Livestream of the meeting will be available at this link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8qdVSFMglm4

 

The Interagency Council was established by Governor Cooper’s Executive Order No. 80 and directed cabinet agencies to coordinate their efforts to address climate change and transition to a clean energy economy.

 

More information on the Interagency Council and the upcoming meeting can be found at deq.nc.gov/climate-council.