Climate-Safe California Policy Summit

This webinar is the final installment of The Climate Center’s Climate Safe California webinar series. The Climate-Safe California Policy Summit brings together scientists and policymakers to examine the opportunities for climate action in front of California lawmakers today. Grounded in the reality of climate impacts like drought and extreme heat, the Summit will cover proposed legislation … Read more

Webinar: CCAs and Energy Resilience – Redwood Coast Energy Authority’s Airport Microgrid


The Redwood Coast Energy Authority’s (RCEA’s) Airport Microgrid project will provide clean electricity and resilience in emergencies for critical rescue and transportation services in Humboldt County. In collaboration with the grid owner, the project will demonstrate the economic viability and a replicable business case for CCAs deploying microgrids in California. This is the final webinar … Read more

The Business of Local Energy Symposium 2019 presentations

Morning Plenary Ann Hancock Welcome Morning Breakout Sessions Programs that Respond to Community Needs – Sentieri Programs that Respond to Community Needs – Wells Programs that Respond to Community Needs  – Kopyciok-Lande  Keeping the Community in Community Choice – Garcia-Arrazola The CCA Regulatory Landscape: The Power Charge Indifference Adjustment (PCIA) and other Issues – Moosen … Read more

Business of Local Energy Symposium 2018 presentations

Click on the links below to watch videos, listen to audio files, and to download presentations. Some are powerpoint format and some are pdfs. Workshop Presentations Aram Shumavon, Co-Founder & CEO, KevalaChris Sentieri, Climate Solutions Manager, Blue Strike Environmental Symposium Presentations WelcomeThe Climate Center’s Executive Director, Ann Hancock, explains “Power with Purpose.” She is followed … Read more

Business of Local Energy Symposium 2017 Presentations

Click on any of the blue links below to download pdf versions of the Powerpoint presentations. Programs That Create Value for Customers Moderator: Kelly Knutsen, Senior Policy Advisor, California Solar Energy Industries Association Beckie Menten, Director of Customer Programs, MCE Clean Energy Alan White, Chief Business Officer, eMotorWerks Jason Caudle, Deputy City Manager, City of … Read more

Business of Local Energy Symposium 2016 Presentations

We invite you to view the videos, slides, and photos, below.  Videos Audio Visit our Soundcloud page for full audio of the morning plenary session with Angelina Galiteva and Carla Peterman, click here. We also have the full audio recording of the morning breakout session on forming a Community Choice energy agency (Dave Pine, Melody Tovar, Barbara Hale, Joe Galliani). … Read more

Community Energy Resilience Policy Summit Agenda, Bios, and Presentations

Click here to view the entire video recording of this event. Click on the video links below to jump to sections of interest. Click here to see the questions that were asked during the summit. Presentations linked below as pdfs 9:00 am – 9:12 am: Introduction by Ellie Cohen (pdf) Opening Video: Climate Justice is Racial Justice 9:12 am … Read more