The below is shared from Berkeley Lab in a September 2014 news release. Learn more here. How cool is your roof? If you live in the California cities of Bakersfield, Long Beach, Los Angeles, San Francisco, or San Jose, you may be able to find out. (more…)
The City of Grover Beach’s Climate Action Plan was adopted September 15th, and is available on the City’s website.
Local governments face continually shrinking budgets making it increasingly difficult to find a sustainable funding source for local government energy programs. This webinar will (more…)
The County of San Diego has published a Progress Report on its 2013-2015 Strategic Energy Plan. The Report shares what the County has accomplished in the Plan during its 2013-2014 Fiscal Year. Some energy efficiency highlights are shared below; the Progress (more…)
Many efforts toward net zero focus on new technologies. While technology can help, the video below looks at what can be done using “passive house” techniques – focusing on (more…)
Learn more about the purpose and value of the Regional Energy Networks through the ACEEE Summer Buildings Study paper, Scaling Up Fast and Transforming Markets with Regional Energy Networks here.
In a new report on the state of, and opportunities for, data center energy efficiency, the Natural Resources Defense Council finds: “If just half of the technical savings potential for data center efficiency that we identify in this report were realized (to take into account the market barriers discussed in this report), electricity consumption in…