Supporting California Local Governments

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

Latest News and Updates

CAEATFA Workshop 3/29: An Opportunity for Feedback and Evaluation of PACE Financing Programs

The California Alternative Energy and Advanced Transportation Financing Authority (“CAEATFA“) is issuing a Notice of Public Workshop for the third in a series of educational workshops on criteria for a comparative assessment of energy efficiency financing programs in California. The workshop will be held on Tuesday, March 29, 2016, from 9:30 AM-12:00 PM (PST) at 915 Capitol […]

Annual Report is Released Detailing 2015-16 Cap and Trade Auction Proceed Expenditures

California’s Department of Finance has released an Annual Report detailing the outcomes of close to $2.6 billion appropriated from Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund (GGRF) to state agencies in 2015 and 2016. $1.7 billion has been allocated to greenhouse gas (GHG)-reducing programs and projects expected to save 14.3 million tons of GHGs, with investments in high speed rail […]

Launch of Energy Atlas!

The LA Energy Atlas provides in-depth knowledge of the region’s energy consumption at the neighborhood, city and county scales across a range of indicators, including building type and age. Users can access and download data previously inaccessible to get a comprehensive understanding of energy use trends over time, as well as variations across the region and building types. This atlas will serve […]


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.