Supporting California Local Governments
SEEC provides no-cost resources to support the energy and climate initiatives of California Local Governments
Latest News and Updates
According to the Portland Business Journal, Oregon State University’s Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center and CalWave are competing to build a wave energy test site. The OSU group, it adds, would build the test center about 6 miles off the coast and
In March of 2016, San Mateo County joined with 20 of its cities to found California’s fourth CCA (Community Choice Aggregation). Though the Peninsula Clean Energy Authority (PCEA) will continue to obtain electricity through PG&E’s existing power lines, it will also provide San Mateo residents with cleaner and greener energy choices. Yesterday, California’s 4th CCA announced its energy provider. Learn more about […]
If you missed the webinar “FHA’s PACE Guidance Explained,” which discusses HUD/FHA’s recent residential PACE guidance and the White House’s new initiative to broaden the scope of residential PACE, you can watch a recording of the webinar through the link below. For more on this new announcement from the FHA click here. Panelists include: Cisco […]
World Energy Intensity Decreases, Says EIA: Energy policies—such as building efficiency—among nations plays a major factor
The world is steadily burning less energy: nearly 33 percent less in the last 15 years, according to the latest figures from the U.S. Energy Information Administration. But those figures unfortunately don’t account for how much power is going to be needed to turn the lights on for the 1.2 billion people still without electricity.
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.