Week of January 13, 2017
News and Opportunities
2017 Statewide Energy Efficiency Collaborative Participant Survey
The Statewide Energy Efficiency Collaborative (SEEC) is requesting your input on the 2017 work plan. We hope you take this short (5-10 min) survey intended to get a better understanding of local government needs and interests to inform activities undertaken by SEEC and to help shape the 2017 SEEC Forum. We ask that you compete this survey by Friday, January 27 at 5pm.
Grant Funding Opportunity – Energy Commission Challenge Program
The Energy Commission released the Grant Funding Opportunity for the Local Government Challenge grant program. All grant documents are included in the above link. Deadline for applications is March 6, 2017.
Low Income Weatherization Program Community Solar Investments Stakeholder Meeting
The California Department of Community Services and Development (CSD) is convening a series of public workshops to obtain stakeholder input on how to develop community solar offerings for low-income and disadvantaged communities. The first of a series of workshops begins January 18.
Notice of Joint Agency Workshop on 2030 Energy Efficiency Targets
The California Energy Commission and the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) will jointly conduct a workshop to discuss key questions in the implementation of the energy efficiency portions of Senate Bill 350, the Clean Energy and Pollution Reduction Act of 2015 (de Leon, Chapter 547, Statutes of 2015) (SB350). Monday, January 23, 2017.
Request for Public Comments on the Scoping Order for the 2017 Integrated Energy Policy Report
The Chair of the California Energy Commission is seeking comments on the proposed scope and general schedule for the 2017 Integrated Energy Policy Report (2017 IEPR). Written comments should be submitted to the Dockets Office by close of business on January 25, 2017.
Desert Valleys FCU gets REEL
Desert Valleys became the fourth active lender in California’s Residential Energy Efficiency Loan (REEL) Assistance Program. Desert Valleys has made an initial loan commitment of up to $1 million in new lending to projects in the Ridgecrest community. You can learn more about the REEl program HERE.
Demand Side Management Programs Project Manager, Eureka
Redwood Coast Energy Authority is recruiting for a Demand Side Management Programs Project Manager.
Project Coordinator, Irvine
The Energy Coalition is seeking a Project Coordinator to provide administrative, planning, coordination, technical and implementation support to other team members to contribute to the success of The Energy Network program.
The Port of San Diego is currently seeking an experienced Principal, Planning & Green Port to lead the Energy & Sustainability team in the Planning and Green Port Department.
Statewide Local Government Energy Efficiency Best Practices Coordinator
Local Government Commission