"Environmental groups say they’re concerned over proposed legislation.....At issue is a requirement that the
state's utilities generate a portion of their power from renewable
sources, such as wind, solar and livestock waste methane. Current state
law says they must account for 12.5 percent of total retail sales by
2021." Proposals are to repeal this law or reduce the standard to 6%.
Once again Republicans continue marching North Carolina from an admirable stat to a stupid, regressive one.