01 NCAC 41A .0101 purpose

(a) The Energy Division administers the U.S. Department of Energy's regulations as they relate to the State of North Carolina.

(b) It develops and coordinates research and studies to provide facts upon which to base energy‑related policy recommendations, provides early warning of impending energy shortages and prepares plans for such contingencies.

(c) It initiates energy‑related policy recommendations in cooperation with other state agencies and cooperates with federal, regional and neighboring state authorities on energy matters of mutual concern.

(d) It coordinates state government agency energy conservation measures and, as appropriate, effects coordination between state government and the private sectors in promoting energy conservation.

(e) The Energy Division provides staff support to the Energy Policy Council.


History Note: Filed as an Emergency Regulation Eff. March 6, 1978, for a period of 120 days to expire on

July 3, 1978;

Authority G.S. 143B‑429; 143B‑430; 143B‑431; 143B‑449;

Made Permanent Eff. July 3, 1978;

Transferred from 04 NCAC 12C .0102 Eff. May 15, 2007.