Advanced Community Energy: Webinars

Community Energy Resilience for Local Governments

Held Wednesday, June 10th, 2020 View recording here

In collaboration with the Statewide Energy Efficiency Collaborative (SEEC)/ Local Government Commission

This webinar provides practical information about technical and financial resources available to local governments to implement clean energy resilience initiatives. Presentations highlighted case studies and model strategies to build community energy resilience covering both the immediate need to keep critical facilities online, as well as long-term opportunities to simultaneously advance local climate goals and deliver tangible benefits to communities. Speakers included Ellie Cohen, President and CEO of The Climate Center; Tanya Barham, Principal,  Community Energy Labs; David Erne, Supervisor, Energy Systems Research Officer;  California Energy Commission, David Buerdick, Executive VP Business Development,  Terra Verde Energy; and Allie Detrio, Chief Strategist, Reimagine Power.

We Can Do It

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A 5-minute infomercial from The Climate Center with examples of three clean community microgrids and a message on the need for social equity in addressing community energy resilience.