Climate Action and Energy
Help El Cerrito Respond to Climate Change The City of El Cerrito is committed to taking action to reduce the pollution that causes global warming and to help El Cerrito respond to the effects of climate change. The El Cerrito Climate Action Plan (CAP) provides the policy framework for pursuing reductions in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, while also promoting a more livable and safe community. For more information on El Cerrito’s Climate Action Plan....
Community Choice Aggregation (CCA)
The City is currently investigating joining Marin Clean Energy (MCE), a local government Joint Powers Authority (JPA) that provides low-carbon electricity at competitive rates for residents and businesses in member cities. This arrangement is known as Community Choice Aggregation (CCA). Currently, MCE provides electricity and related solar and efficiency programs in Marin County, Napa County, and the cities of Richmond, San Pablo, and Benicia. For more information on CCA...
Energy Efficiency Programs Come to El Cerrito
Energy efficiency and conservation is a great way to save money and combat climate change. For these reasons, El Cerrito has partnered with various groups to help make energy efficiency improvements in both our own facilities and in the community. Find more information on energy efficiency programs and rebates for:
Deep Green Renewable Electricity
Find more information on how the City is saving money through energy efficiency.
Join the Community Conversation
We want your input on Climate Action in El Cerrito and on strategies that the City and the community can use to help reduce GHG emissions. Please send us your thoughts, ideas, comments and concerns by contacting staff in the Community Development Department.