North Carolina solar contractors on the Solar Power World Top 250 Contractors list have installed a total of more than 200MW of U.S. solar. More than 100MW was installed in 2012. North Carolina-based companies on the Solar Power World Top 250 Contractors list comprise more than 1,500 employees.
North Carolina Key Facts:
• North Carolina has 1,400 solar jobs, most in the installation and manufacturing sectors.
• North Carolina’s Renewable Energy Portfolio includes a small carve-out for solar power of 0.2% by 2018.
• North Carolina’s major energy suppliers have met, or are close to meeting, their Renewables Portfolio Standard goals.