Energy Advisory Commission

About Us

The Wake County Energy Advisory Commission was created in 1978 by the Wake County Board of Commissioners and is charged with finding ways to conserve energy in Wake County.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Advisory Commission is to promote the conservation of energy in government, industry and the home. The commission seeks a comprehensive and coordinated approach offering recommendations and studies to the Wake County Board of Commissioners.

Commission Members

Current Members

Member Company Term Expires
Adrianne Elder (Vice Chair) Duke Energy 25-Jun
Charles McGuffey Retired 24-Oct
Daniel Pate NC Sustainable Energy Association 25-Mar
Evan Jones Wake County Public Schools 25-Jun
Ginger Scoggins Engineered Designs, Inc. 25-Dec
Hayward Fain NC DEQ - State Energy Office 26-Mar
Jeffrey Lippard Dominion Energy 26-May
Julian Prosser Retired/Consulting 25-Jun
Larry Nunnery Retired 26-May
Paul Davis Conner, Gwyn, Schenck, PLLC 25-Jun
Peter Egan Light + Substance 25-Jun
Robert Hinson (Chair) Retired 25-Jun
Ryan Davidson Wake County GSA N/A
Stephen Hepler LS3P 25-Jun
Jennifer Weiss NC Department of Transportation 24-Aug
William Jensen Retired 26-Mar

Meeting Schedule

2024 Schedule and Events

GSA: Wake County General Services Center
401 Capital Blvd., Raleigh, NC

January 30, 2024

February 27, 2024

March 26, 2024

April 30, 2024

May 25, 2024

June 25, 2024

July 30, 2024

August 27, 2024

September 24, 2024

October 29, 2024

November/December (TBD)

Contact us:

Wake County Energy Advisory Commission

401 Capital Blvd. | Raleigh, NC 27603

Phone: 919-856-5777  | Fax: 919-856-6478 | Email:

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