Sierra Nevada Energy Watch – 4.1.4. Community-Wide EE Savings Analysis

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Partnership Name: Sierra Nevada Energy Watch Project Name: GPWX- Water energy nexus Project Scope: New Phase of Past Project (specify in Description) Budget Allocation: $96,049.00 Lessons Learned: SBC has hosted three leak detection trainings for water districts. Lessons learned: -even if a water agency has high water loss, that doesn’t mean you are going to…

Yolo Energy Watch – 4.1.3. Community-Wide Planning for EE

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Partnership Name: Yolo Energy Watch Project Name: School Environmental and Energy Programs Project Scope: 2013-2015 Continuation Budget Allocation: $25,000.00 Lessons Learned: The Yolo County Office of Education, as well as staff from the City of West Sacramehnto, are energetic and commited partners and are key to making this work. YEW is a relatively minor partner…

Silicon Valley Energy Watch – 1.1.6. Educational Programs

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Partnership Name: Silicon Valley Energy Watch Project Name: DIY Energy Savings Toolkit (Subcontract) Project Scope: New Phase of Past Project (specify in Description) Budget Allocation: $210,000.00 Lessons Learned: SVEW has seen a need for revisions to the toolkit and contents within the handbook since there are new resources and more efficient tools out there available.…

Valley Vision (San Joaquin-Stanislaus-Merced County) – 3.2.1. Local Gov’t EAP/CAP

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Partnership Name: Valley Vision (San Joaquin-Stanislaus-Merced County) Project Name: Pathways to Energy Sustainbility Report Project Scope: New Phase of Past Project (specify in Description) Budget Allocation: $85,000.00 Lessons Learned: All interviewees cited the progress that could be gained by having a dedicated space for shared knowledge but noted their low staffing levels were an obstacle…

Yolo Energy Watch – 4.1.2. Customized EAP/CAP

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Partnership Name: Yolo Energy Watch Project Name: City of Winters Climate Action Plan Project Scope: 2013-2015 Continuation Budget Allocation: $5,000.00 Lessons Learned: Local governments, especially small ones like Winters, don’t have staff to focus on CAP development, adoption, and implementation.

Silicon Valley Energy Watch – 1.2.1. Stakeholder Engagement

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Partnership Name: Silicon Valley Energy Watch Project Name: Energy Innovation Grants Project Scope: New Phase of Past Project (specify in Description) Budget Allocation: $450,000.00 Lessons Learned: Utilize existing organizational grant platforms to streamline the grant process. Webgrants has been a challenging interface for staff.

Yolo Energy Watch – 4.1.3. Community-Wide Planning for EE

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Partnership Name: Yolo Energy Watch Project Name: Targeted Campaigns Project Scope: 2013-2015 Continuation Budget Allocation: $2,500.00 Lessons Learned: Attendance at outdoor events is low wehen the temperature exceeds 100 degrees. Adding on to an existing community event, such as the Madison Food Closet, while making a fun event, works to draw a crowd.

San Mateo County Energy Watch – 1.1.2. Green Building Code

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Partnership Name: San Mateo County Energy Watch Project Name: Coordinate a High Performance Building/Zero Energy Program Project Scope: New Phase of Past Project (specify in Description) Budget Allocation: $35,320.00 Lessons Learned: There is actually a lot of information and experience available, but it needs to be assembled in a way that local government staff can…

San Mateo County Energy Watch – 1.1.6. Educational Programs

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Partnership Name: San Mateo County Energy Watch Project Name: RICAPS Multi-city Working Group Meetings Project Scope: Update Related to Past Project (specify in Description) Budget Allocation: $38,720.00 Lessons Learned: Staff at cities countywide prefer to have time for personal interaction to help move along initiatives. Webinars ultimately limit participation.

Sierra Nevada Energy Watch – 3.1.1. Local Gov’t Benchmarking Policies

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Partnership Name: Sierra Nevada Energy Watch Project Name: GPIV- GHG inventories for local governments Project Scope: New Phase of Past Project (specify in Description) Budget Allocation: $50,188.00 Lessons Learned: SBC has become very proficient in developing GHG inventories. Lesson learned include: -reducing staff time needed to coordinate inventory data gathering -incorporating benchmarking of major muni…

Sierra Nevada Energy Watch – 3.2.1. Local Gov’t EAP/CAP

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Partnership Name: Sierra Nevada Energy Watch Project Name: GPER- EAPs for local governments Project Scope: New Phase of Past Project (specify in Description) Budget Allocation: $263,449.00 Lessons Learned: SBC has now developed 9 energy action plans in our region. Lesson learned include: -improved public outreach to gather input for EAP development -include public early so…

Sierra Nevada Energy Watch – 4.1.3. Community-Wide Planning for EE

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Partnership Name: Sierra Nevada Energy Watch Project Name: CAMP- Sierra Network Initiative Project Scope: New Phase of Past Project (specify in Description) Budget Allocation: $50,000.00 Lessons Learned: Local and county governments are eager to learn more about state policy related to energy and climate, which is evidenced by the strong numbers of registrants at Sierra…
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