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North Carolina Sustainable Energy Association

Driving policy and market development to create clean energy jobs, economic opportunities and affordable energy that benefits all of North Carolina.

three stars

89.27

4800 Six Forks Road Suite 300
Raleigh, NC 27609
tel: (919) 832-7601   Web Site
EIN: 58-1342588

Board Leadership
Michael Shore
Chair

CEO
Ivan Urlaub
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.27 three stars
  Financial 87.11 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The NC Sustainable Energy Association (NCSEA) is​ a membership organization of individuals, businesses, government, and nonprofits interested in North Carolina's sustainable energy future. ​NCSEA works to drive policy and market development to create clean energy jobs, economic opportunities and affordable energy that benefits all of North Carolina.

The NC Sustainable Energy Association (NCSEA) is​ a membership organization of individuals, businesses, government, and nonprofits interested in North Carolina's sustainable energy future. ​NCSEA works to drive policy and market development to create clean energy jobs, economic opportunities and affordable energy that benefits all of North Carolina.

Financial

three stars

87.11

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 05/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
74.9%
  Administrative Expenses 20.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.55
  Program Expenses Growth 9.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by North Carolina Sustainable Energy Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by North Carolina Sustainable Energy Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
North Carolina Sustainable Energy Association (NC) 89.27 three stars
Union of Concerned Scientists (MA) 90.64 four stars
Dogwood Alliance (NC) 88.31 three stars
Southern Environmental Law Center (VA) 100.00 four stars
Pennsylvania Environmental Council (PA) 89.71 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,500,326
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $144,962
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $52
Total Contributions $2,645,340
   Program Service Revenue $197,627
Total Primary Revenue $2,842,967
   Other Revenue $1,409
TOTAL REVENUE $2,844,376
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,072,034
   Administrative Expenses $402,433
   Fundraising Expenses $109,247
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,583,714
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $260,662
   
Net Assets $1,413,463

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Public Policy Advocacy $1,228,963 59.3%
Developing Clean Energy Solutions $472,190 22.8%
Education $370,881 17.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 05/01/2018 89.27 three stars
2016-06 08/01/2017 79.80 two stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 58-1342588
Name in IRS Master File NORTH CAROLINA SUSTAINABLE ENERGY ASSOCIATION
NTEE Code C01
NTEE Classification Alliance/Advocacy Organizations
NTEE Type Environmental Quality, Protection and Beautification
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (123) Discussion groups, forums, panels lectures, etc.
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date March, 1979
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$144,453 5.59% Ivan Urlaub Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
North Carolina Sustainable Energy Association (NC) 89.27 three stars
Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy (MN) 93.82 four stars
Environmental Law and Policy Center (IL) 93.30 four stars
Chesapeake Climate Action Network (MD) 91.29 four stars
Dogwood Alliance (NC) 88.31 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

North Carolina Sustainable Energy Association
4800 Six Forks Road
Suite 300
Raleigh, NC 27609
tel: (919) 832-7601
EIN: 58-1342588

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Board Leadership

Michael Shore
Chair

CEO

Ivan Urlaub
Executive Director

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