IRA project: Duke Energy battery storage in Onslow County, NC.
Supporting quote: “Today’s @HouseCommerce Energy & Environment Showcase highlighted how successful energy & environment policy is best secured through realistic, innovative public policy. NC’s own @DukeEnergy showcased their industry-leading Battery Storage technology. #InnovatEandC” (Twitter)
Representative Richard Hudson (NC-9) has flipped his opinion on the IRA completely, from saying it is full of “woke climate and social programs that won’t work” to praising Duke Energy’s new “industry-leading battery storage technology” as evidence that “successful energy & environment policy is best secured through realistic, innovative public policy.”