Conference attendees will learn how to employ the latest innovative technologies and practices to create lasting value and explore what can be done on a practical level to
The Silicon Valley Energy Summit, June 3rd, 2016 will explore best practices, upcoming technologies, government regulation, and energy policy. Convened by Stanford
This week the City of Berkeley’s Chief Resilience Officer shared with CityLab on the City’s new Resilience Strategy, of which energy and water savings and clean energy investments are key.
As heat pump technology improves, ACEEE considers the changing value propositions and economics of deployment. Read more on ACEEE’s blog here. Those interested in heat pumps may also be interested
As the focus on resiliency and blackout prevention grows, here are some resources to connect with California local governments forging ahead on resiliency efforts (and some
Peninsula Clean Energy encourages interested stakeholders to join them on Thursday, May 5th at 7 p.m. for the inaugural meeting of the Peninsula Clean Energy Citizens
The renewable energy program CleanPowerSF, run by the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC) using a community choice aggregation (CCA) model, began
Just in time for Earth Day, San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to put in place solar requirements for new construction: all new commercial and residential
Alameda County shared an update on their planning and consideration of a community choice aggregation (CCA) program at their April 6th County Steering Committee Meeting. View the meeting presentation and timeline here. More background on the County’s CCA planning process is available on their CCA webpage here.
BayREN Regional Collaborative Services Agreement (RCSA) Template — Best Practices and Consumer Protections
As the market for PACE financing as grown hot, many local governments have been working to adopt local standards for PACE financing firms that wish to
MCE is hiring for a Legal Counsel! See the position description below: About the Position: The MCE Legal Counsel works under direction from the General Counsel and has responsibility for a wide
6/6 Training for Resiliency-Focused Local Government Staff: Engaging Communities in Effective Problem Solving, by Resilient Communities Initiative (RCI)
The Resilient Communities Initiative (RCI) is holding a special training for local governments June 6th, in Oakland, CA: read more below. Climate change is a daunting topic, especially for agencies tasked with
Check out the below opportunity to tour a zero net energy (ZNE) retrofitted structure in Sunnyvale – if interested in attending, click to register before 4/11 to avoid a price increase: Previewing The Next NZE Retrofit in Sunnyvale Have you asked yourself how Silicon Valley will meet the challenge of ever-higher energy efficiency standards with its…
Using Disclosure for Market Transformation: Berkeley’s new Building Energy Savings Ordinance (BESO) and the U.S. DOE Home Energy Score
In today’s Regional Forum held by the Bay Area Regional Energy Network (BayREN), StopWaste presented on how the City of Berkeley’s Residential Energy Conservation Ordinance (RECO) was updated to the new Building Energy Savings Ordinance, or “BESO,” why it was updated, and how the new BESO, or a version thereof, could be a gentle but…
Marin Clean Energy is hiring for two positions: a Customer Programs Specialist and a Law Clerk (Intern). Click the links above for the full job descriptions. For more on Marin Clean Energy, visit Marin Clean Energy’s Careers page.