Utility Savings Initiative (USI)
The Utility Savings Initiative is North Carolina’s lead-by-example program supporting energy efficiency in public buildings. The program was created to assist North Carolina governmental units manage the use and cost of energy, water and other utilities in their facilities.
The program serves state agencies, the University of North Carolina system, the state's community colleges, public schools, county and municipal governments.
Team activities are guided by the USI Strategic Energy Plan which is updated annually and reviewed quarterly.
To learn more about the program, read the annual reports to the N.C. General Assembly:
The latest Utility Savings Initiative news and announcements will be posted on this page. Check back for updates.
Contact Len Hoey, N.C. Energy Office Engineering Manager, at email@example.com or (919) 733-1891 for more information.