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
Yuba City has completed the implementation of an energy efficiency and solar power program through an energy performance contract with OpTerra Energy Services. The city
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
The below announcement of $9.1 million awarded to small businesses working on innovative energy solutions was released by the Department of Energy earlier today.
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
Recovery at the Geysers geothermal 725 megawatt (MW) power plant from last September’s wildfires in central California is “on track,” Thad Hill, president and CEO of Calpine Corp., said during an April 29 earnings conference all. The plant is currently operating at 80%, up from operating 540 MW of its 725 MW capacity following the fires. Read…
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
4/25 CEC Workshop: Lead Commissioner Technology Merit Review Workshop: Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure Project Success
As shared on the CEC’s website, Lead Commissioner for Transportation of the California Energy Commission Janea A. Scott will conduct a Technology Merit Review workshop April 25th at 9:00am to highlight key ingredients for successful development of electric
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.
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…