On Friday, September 26, the California Energy Commission released proposed changes to the Proposition 39 Guidelines. Public comment is due by October 27, 2014 and must be submitted via email to email@example.com. In the email subject line, indicate Prop 39 13-CCEJA-01.
April 8, 2014
There have been approximately 16 Proposition 39 Energy Expenditure Plans (EEP) submitted to the California Energy Commission, with four approved EEPs sent on to the California Department of Education for funding. Contacting the California Conservation Corp. (CCC) is one way to begin the process for your district. The CCC provides services to school districts in phases: Continue reading
February 3, 2014
On Friday, January 31, the California Energy Commission announced that it is now accepting Energy Expenditure Plans (EEPs). The CEC also released the program Handbook, as well as forms and calculators to assist in completing EEPs.
Per the CEC:
The California Clean Energy Jobs Act (Proposition 39) is now accepting Energy Expenditure Plans. Please see our Proposition 39 page at http://www.energy.ca.gov/efficiency/proposition39/ for details including the Handbook, Forms, Calculators and Resources.
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December 19, 2013
Today the California Energy Commission (CEC) voted unanimously to adopt the Proposition 39: California Clean Energy Jobs Act – 2013 Program Implementation Guidelines (Guidelines). The CEC adopted a revised version of the Guidelines, which became available to the public this morning and can be found at the link below. Per the Guidelines, the CEC will begin to accept submission of Energy Expenditure Plans (EEPs) in January 2014. The CEC intends to prepare and distribute a program handbook to assist Local Education Agencies (LEAs) with participation and provide clarification on the Guidelines. Continue reading
October 30, 2013
Please click on the link below for a copy of the comment letter that C.A.S.H. sent to the California Energy Commission (CEC) regarding Proposition 39 Implementation.
October 16, 2013
The Legislature completed its business and went into interim recess on September 13, and the Governor had until midnight on October 13 to sign or veto bills passed by the Legislature. The Legislature reconvenes on January 6, 2014, to begin the second year of the 2013-14 legislative session. Below is an update on priority legislation for C.A.S.H.
October 2, 2013
The California Energy Commission (CEC) released its Proposition 39 DRAFT Guidelines on September 26, 2013, as well as the CEC Proposition 39 Workshop Schedule (see below for CEC’s press release and workshop schedule). This series of workshops will provide interested parties with the opportunity to provide written and/or public comment on the DRAFT Guidelines. Click here to view.
August 14, 2013
The following information has been provided courtesy of the California Energy Commission.
The California Energy Commission was designated through Senate Bill 73 to lead a process with its sister agencies to develop guidelines, which will be posted on our webpage when completed. The public will have opportunities to offer public and written comments at future workshops. The legislation includes a number of requirements to ensure Proposition 39 funds deliver the expected energy efficiency and cost savings, and spells out the details of how the grant funds will be allocated to California’s K-12 schools and community colleges as described in the chart. Please Ann Shimasaki, at the California Energy Commission, at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions. We welcome your feedback. Continue reading
July 31, 2013
The California Energy Commission has posted a “Frequently Asked Questions about the California Clean Energy Jobs Act (Proposition 39)” on their website.