NC - NC Climate Change Council to Meet Jan. 22

The North Carolina Institute for Climate Studies is slated to present information on its climate science report when the state Climate Change Interagency Council meets Jan. 22 in Raleigh

The meeting is set for 1: 30 p.m. in the auditorium of the North Carolina Museum of History at 5 E. Edenton St.

The meeting is open to the public and there will be an opportunity for individuals and organizations to provide input to cabinet agency 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 when they arrive at the meeting.

The Interagency Council was established by Gov. Roy 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.