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Santa Monica Promises to Be a Leader in New Regional Energy Partnership

In a few years, Santa Monica residents will have an option to pay more for their electricity in order to power their homes with renewable energy. The City Council unanimously voted to join an upstart regional public power agency made up of cities in Los Angeles County Tuesday. “We believe that we can work in […]

Pomona City Council Calls for More Info on Green Energy Program

Pomona wants more time to join a Los Angeles County-based community choice aggregation program for electricity options. City Council members directed city staff members Monday night to contact representatives of the program and request additional time to join the Los Angeles Community Choice Energycommunity choice aggregation program, or LACCE. Council members also asked staff to conduct research on […]

Cities Line up to Join LA County’s New Clean-Energy Provider

A new Los Angeles County program that promises members cheaper electricity rates and cleaner power is catching on quickly. Sixteen cities have signed on to the fledgling Los Angeles Community Choice Energy, founded in April with a directive by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors. The nonprofit program offers Southern California Edison customers an alternative option […]

Santa Monica Joins Los Angeles Community Choice Energy

The City Council on Tuesday voted to join Los Angeles Community Choice Energy (LACCE), a move City officials say will shift all Santa Monica electricity customers to competitive electricity and help boost similar efforts in the region. The new agency allows cities to purchase electricity in the wholesale power market and sell it to their […]

An Important Choice

The Los Angeles Community Choice Energy (LACCE) program has invited Ventura County cities to join. The goal of LACCE is to secure electricity for residents and businesses that is greener and cheaper than what we have now. LACCE is comprised of representatives from each participating city who work together to negotiate contracts for electricity at […]

Green-Energy Choice Comes to Agoura

The City of Agoura Hills said will take part in the L.A. County Community Choice Aggregation program, a green energy plan that gives residential and business customers the chance to buy energy from sustainable sources at purportedly lower costs. At the Nov. 8 Agoura Hills City Council meeting, four of the five council members voted […]

Beverly Hills Considers Community Choice Energy

Beverly Hills City Council members unanimously expressed interest in joining Los Angeles Community Choice Energy at its study session on Nov. 7, a step toward delivering residents and businesses the option to use renewable energy at potentially lower rates. “I think we’re late to the party, but I guess better late than never,” Councilman John […]

Lancaster Choice Energy – A Sustainable Energy Solution for the City of Lancaster

Lancaster Choice Energy (LCE), the City of Lancaster’s Community Choice Aggregation (CCA) program, is rooted in the City’s innovative efforts to promote renewable energy and become the nation’s first net-zero energy city. While the City of Lancaster originally set a goal to become a net-zero city by 2020, as of 2017 the City already has […]

Claremont Could Be Among First in LA County to Join Program to Provide Its Residents Green Energy

Claremont residents and businesses could soon have an option when it comes to purchasing energy. Claremont City Council members on Tuesday, Nov. 14, will have a final vote on a proposed ordinance calling for entering a joint powers agreement with the Los Angeles Community Choice Energy program, or LACCE, and authorizing the implementation of a community […]

Ventura County Will Explore Joining L.A. Venture to Create Renewable Energy

Ventura County officials will explore teaming up with Los Angeles County in a venture to produce renewable energy and slow down climate change, county supervisors decided Tuesday. Under state law, local governments can establish their own organizations to generate and distribute power. The intent is to boost the amount of power produced from renewable sources, such as […]