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 – 1.1.6. 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.

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…

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…

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…
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