May 3, 2012: Governing Magazine will be hosting a leadership forum in Raleigh.  Also check out all future smart grid events here.

April 19, 2012: The 9th Annual Sustainable Energy Conference

ECN Promo Print– An overview of Clean Energy Policy and the latest clean energy activities in NC.  Also, learn about the inner workings of the General Assembly and tips on meeting with legislators.  Hosted in Raleigh, Greensboro, Asheville, Charlotte, and Elizabeth City.

Clean Energy Connections Effect Energy Open House – An open house event at Effect Energy in Garner, NC that will show how businesses and community members can decrease energy use through energy efficiency.  Includes a tour of the office, a hands on look at materials used by builders to increase energy efficiency, and networking.

Research Triangle Energy Consortium (RTEC) Breakfast Energy Forum

The RTEC Breakfast Energy Forum Series facilitates the Triangle’s players in the field of energy getting to know each other and to get acquainted with what’s happening locally in this dynamic field.

Next month’s topic: TBD

Thursday, April 19, 2012
Time: 7.30 – 8.30 AM
Location: Conf. Room A and B, Advanced Technology Building
3021 E Cornwallis Road
Cost: None.  RTEC will cover expenses

Breakfast is by Invitation Only.  Please send additional requests to

Guest Lectures

Our Executive Director Dr. Vikram Rao,  speaks at various events in the Triangle and the nation.