Entries by CalCCA

Sonoma Clean Power Partners with Uber to Bring Incentives to EV Drivers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kate Kelly, Director of Public Affairs/Sonoma Clean Power kkelly@sonomacleanpower.org | 707.978.3468   Sonoma Clean Power Partners with Uber to Bring Incentives to EV Drivers SCP Working with Transportation Platform to Reward Low-Emission Drivers (SANTA ROSA, CA) – Sonoma Clean Power, the public electricity provider for Sonoma and Mendocino counties, is working with […]

Peninsula Clean Energy Electric Vehicle Program Offers Thousands of Dollars in Savings for San Mateo County Residents

Residents in San Mateo County can now save thousands of dollars on electric vehicles due to a Peninsula Clean Energy (PCE) partnership with local auto dealerships. PCE has arranged for participating dealers to offer attractive savings to San Mateo County residents wishing to buy or lease select electric car models between October 1 and December […]

Will the CPUC reject illegal cost shifts onto millions of Californians served by Community Choice Energy programs?

More than 160 cities and counties throughout California have chosen to participate in community choice aggregation (CCA) over the last eight years. There are 19 CCA programs operating successfully across California — from Humboldt County to Los Angeles, Placer County to Monterey Bay. Community choice is proving to be a powerful force in driving greenhouse […]

120 Elected Officials Urge CPUC to Issue Fair and Equitable PCIA Decision

Elected officials representing a diverse range of communities throughout the state are urging the California Public Utilities Commission to “put people over profits” and issue a fair and equitable decision on the Power Charge Indifference Adjustment. The PCIA is an “exit fee” charged by the state’s investor-owned utilities (IOUs) to community choice aggregation (CCA) and […]

Solano County opts to join with alternative power provider

All residents and businesses of the unincorporated area of Solano County will have a new electricity provider starting in 2020. The Board of Supervisors on Tuesday voted to join Marin, Napa and Contra Costa counties, as well as Benicia and 19 other cities as part of the Marin Clean Energy joint powers authority. MCE was […]

San Jose Flips Switch On New Green Energy Plan

The city of San Jose is now getting on board with the global push for sustainable energy. City officials flipped the switch Wednesday to bring clean, renewable and lower-cost energy into City Hall – energy not created with greenhouse gases. “As of today, the lights in this room and the screen behind me are being […]

Redwood Coast Energy Authority and Consortium of Development Partners Submit Lease Application for Northern California Offshore Wind Energy Project

The Redwood Coast Energy Authority (RCEA), with support from a consortium of private companies, has submitted a lease application to the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) to advance the development of an offshore wind energy project off the coast of Humboldt County, in Northern California. The 100-150 megawatt (MW) floating offshore wind farm is […]

MCE and Community Partners Lead the Way in Meeting Ambitious Renewable Energy and Climate Goals

MCE applauds the organizers of the Global Climate Action Summit and supports California in its continued climate leadership and recent goal of achieving 100% carbon-free energy. We also acknowledge the climate action leadership and partnerships of our 33 member communities and over 470,000 customers, comprised of school and sanitary districts, businesses, residents, towns, and counties. […]