The Center for Climate Protection is pleased to announce the release of a new report in collaboration with Fosterra Clean Energy Consultants called “Community Choice Energy: What is the Local Economic Impact?.” The analysis focuses on San Jose and mostly on the potential for increased solar energy deployment. The key finding is that the more a Community Choice Energy invests in local renewable energy, the more local economic benefit and jobs achieved. Download the full Report Here. To see Recommendations for Community Choice Energy Leaders, click here.
Clean Power Exchange (CPX) is a place to exchange news, information, and resources about clean energy and the Community Choice movement sweeping across California.
- Community Choice energy accelerates the adoption of renewables and strengthens local economies by shifting energy decision-making to local control.
- Community Choice fosters Energy Democracy by empowering community stakeholders to weigh in on energy issues that affect their lives. CPX provides the tools needed to make the shift to a local, clean energy economy.
Together, let’s create a future free of fossil fuels, where residents and businesses share the benefits of local, clean energy.