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EBCE to Launch for Commercial Customers in June

Alameda County, CA (April 18, 2018) – East Bay Community Energy (EBCE) is one step closer to providing clean electricity to unincorporated Alameda County and eleven of its cities: Albany, Berkeley, Dublin, Emeryville, Fremont, Hayward, Livermore, Oakland, Piedmont, San Leandro, and Union City. Starting in June, commercial and municipal businesses within the EBCE service area will […]

East Bay Community Energy to replace PG&E as Berkeley’s main electricity provider

Berkeley Mayor Jesse Arreguín announced Monday that East Bay Community Energy, or EBCE, will replace PG&E in June as the main power provider for Berkeley in an attempt to move toward greener energy. The replacement will occur in 11 cities in Alameda County and in its unincorporated regions. PG&E will still maintain the power grid, […]

Monterey Bay Community Energy Customer Rebates and Community Investment

In 2018, MBCP plans to provide $4 Million in customer rebates and invest $3 million in local GHG reducing programs while building reserves for financial stability. MBchoice, the primary service for automatic enrollment, provides a 3% rebate on generation charges, annually in December. MBgreen+ directs the 3% rebate to invest in the build-out of new, […]

Request for Offers Launches for Oakland Clean Energy Initiative

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), in collaboration with East Bay Community Energy, is seeking innovative clean energy project proposals to meet local transmission reliability needs. The energy company and the public power supplier launched a Request for Offers (RFO) process on Friday. The competitive solicitation is the next step in advancing PG&E’s […]

A Floating Offshore Wind Farm Is Coming to California

Matthew Marshall, executive director of the Redwood Coast Energy Authority, explains why a public-private partnership wants to build what could be the country’s first floating wind farm, in the Pacific Ocean. THE WAVES CRASHING along the coast of Humboldt County, California, make visible just how much energy exists offshore. If all goes well, within a decade the […]