Supporting California Local Governments

SEEC provides no-cost resources to support the energy and climate initiatives of California Local Governments

Latest News and Updates

From ILG: California Cities Shine in $5 Million Energy Prize Competition

In recent history, highly visible prize competitions have spurred innovative approaches to some of the most difficult challenges facing mankind. Despite the many innovative efficiency measures now in place throughout the country, the United States wastes more than half of all energy produced, according to a report issued by Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. In response, […]

PACENation Webinar 7/26: “FHA’s PACE Guidance Explained”

Join PACENation on Tuesday, July 26th for the webinar “FHA’s PACE Guidance Explained,” to discuss HUD/FHA’s recent residential PACE guidance and the White House’s new initiative to broaden the scope of residential PACE. Panelists include: Cisco Devries, CEO, Renew Financial David Gabrielson, Executive Director, PACENation Laurie Goodman, Codirector of Housing Finance Policy Center, Urban Institute Ari Matusiak, EVP for […]

Report Reviews Solar + Storage Benefits for Critical Infrastructure

As part of the New York Solar Smart DG Hub-Resilient Solar Project, which is supported by the Department of Energy, NREL and CUNY released a new report analyzing the economics of resilient solar+storage for critical New York facilities,Economic and Resiliency Impact of PV and Storage on New York Critical Infrastructure. The report concludes that solar+storage […]


The SEEC Calendar includes relevant online and in-person events and trainings for local government staff working in the climate change and energy space.
Most events are specifically related to energy efficiency and take place in California.