ASES’ Northern California Chapter, NorCal Solar has just published the 9th edition of their Solar Energy Resource Guide. This great publication is full of information on going solar including articles on how to get your project financed, how to tell how well you (more…)
Have designers and architects in your community looking to learn more about how to make zero net energy buildings a reality? Check out resources and workshops coming from PG&E:
California’s Office of Administrative Law (OAL) approved the California Cap on Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Market-Based Compliance Regulation, including Compliance Offset Protocols. The regulation became effective January 1, 2012.
On May 10, 2012, the CPUC issued Decision 12-05-015 providing guidance on 2013-14 energy efficiency portfolios and 2012 Marketing, Education and Outreach. It is available at http://docs.cpuc.ca.gov/PUBLISHED/FINAL_DECISION/166830.htm.
A prehearing conference on the 2013-14 Energy Efficiency Program applications will be held on August 16, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. in the California Public Utilities Commission Auditorium, State Office Building, 505 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, California 94102. The ALJ decision setting the prehearing conference is available at here.
Learn what local governments are doing in this EE summary of local government activity released July 2012 from the SEEC NGO, the Institute for Local Government. Excerpts of local government municipal savings, and community engagement, are below: Municipal Facility Activities Using a performance agreement with an outside firm, the City of Tulare retrofitted all city buildings — where…
The Department of Mental Health Headquarters (DMHHQ) building in Los Angeles, CA is implementing a facility retro-commissioning (RCx) program – and, to do so, Los Angeles County has developed a Retro-commissioning Report and Economic Analysis for the facility. (more…)