Alternative Energy and Green Building Resources in Fresno County

 Energy Best Management Practices

   
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Energy Saver 101 - Everything You Need to Know About Landscaping
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Landscaping doesn't only add beauty to your home, but it can also improve your home's comfort and lower your energy bills.

 

Cut Electricity Costs

This site offers advice on how to save money by saving energy. Learn proven tips that cost nothing to implement and require very little lifestyle change that have the potential of cutting your electric bill significantly. For the more energy conscious homeowner, there are discussions on more advanced topics like residential wind power, home solar energy, and low energy lighting. Be green and save green! Click here.

 

Best Management Practices for Solar and Wind Energy Development - A Conservationist’s Guide
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Best Management Practices provide science-based criteria and standards that land managers and conservation planners follow in making and implementing decisions about human uses and projects that affect our natural resources.

 

Managing Manure with Biogas Recovery Systems BMPs
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Improved performance at competitive costs is promised by this 2002 EPA publication all about anaerobic digestion and biogas recovery for energy.

 

Green Remediation Best Management Practices - Integrating Renewable Energy into Site Cleanup
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Use of renewable energy resources provides a significant opportunity to reduce the environmental footprint of activities conducted during investigation, remediation, and monitoring of hazardous waste sites.

 

15 O & M Best Practices for Energy Efficient Buildings
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Building operation and maintenance programs specifically designed to enhance operating efficiency of HVAC and lighting systems can save 5 to 20 percent of the energy bills without significant capital investment.

 

Fall and Winter Energy-Saving Tips
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Simple and inexpensive actions can help you save energy and money during the cool fall and winter months.

 

Energy Saver 101 Infographic - Home Cooling
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You can reduce air conditioning energy use by 20-50 percent by switching to high-efficiency air conditioners and taking other actions to lower your home cooling costs.

 

Energy Saver 101 Infographic - Home Energy Audits
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A home energy audit helps you pinpoint where your house is losing energy and what you can do to save money. A home energy audit will also assess health and safety issues that might exist in your home.

 

Tips - Your Home's Energy Use
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A home energy assessment (sometimes referred to as an energy audit) will show what parts of your house use the most energy and suggest the best ways to cut energy costs.

 

Anaerobic Digestion 101
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This is an article from the EPA site about anaerobic/biomass recovery systems.  Click here to read the information: 

 

U.S. Farm Anaerobic Digester Status - A 2011 Snapshot
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This EPA factsheet gives information on trends in use of these manure management systems in the U.S.

 

Farmers’ Guide to Wind Energy
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A 293 page guide to the Legal Issues in Farming the Wind on your farm from June 2007

 

 Green Building

   
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Energy Saver 101 - Everything You Need to Know About Landscaping
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Landscaping doesn't only add beauty to your home, but it can also improve your home's comfort and lower your energy bills.

 

Energy Efficient Mortgage (EEM) Lender Database

 

What is green building?

By U.S. Green Building Council
How do buildings work with our natural surroundings to create a more sustainable place to live? Learn how LEED can help make our world greener for all.
 

 

The Business Case for Green Building

The WorldGBC launched its new report, "The Business Case for Green Building" in March 2013. Miles Keeping introduces the report and its findings at Ecobuild in London.

 

Energy Saver 101 Infographic - Home Cooling
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You can reduce air conditioning energy use by 20-50 percent by switching to high-efficiency air conditioners and taking other actions to lower your home cooling costs.

 

Energy Saver 101 Infographic - Home Energy Audits
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A home energy audit helps you pinpoint where your house is losing energy and what you can do to save money. A home energy audit will also assess health and safety issues that might exist in your home.

 

Energy Efficient Mortgage (EEM)
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What is an Energy Efficient Mortgage? Energy efficient mortgages (EEMs, sometimes known as “green mortgages”) are loans that allow homeowners to finance energy-efficient upgrades for their current home or in a new home purchase.& ...

 

The five principles of green building
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Green buildings are designed, constructed, and operated to enhance the well-being of their occupants and support a healthy community and natural environment.

 

Show Green Building Organizations & Professionals (451)
There are 451 resources serving Fresno County in the following categories:
map itMap of Green Building Organizations & Professionals serving Fresno County
Architects
Alan Wayne Martinez, AIA
Alan Martinez Architect, Inc. - Principal - San Francisco, CA
Alex Salazar
Salazar Architects Studio - San Francisco, CA
Amanda Claire (Nash) Brummé, AIA
Architects Nash & Nash - Sonoma, CA
Amy A. Alper
Amy A. Alper, Architect - Sonoma, CA
Andrea Walhof Grisham
Walhof & Associates - Truckee, CA
Anne Forell
Anne Forell Architecture - Mill Valley, CA
Arnold Mammarella, Architecture + Consulting
- Berkeley, CA
Barriscale Design Studio
Christopher Barriscale - Founder - Sausalito, CA
Beausoleil Architects
Robert and Christine Boles - San Francisco, CA
Bill Taylor
W. L. Taylor Construction, Inc. - Los Gatos, CA
Braden A. Sterling
Sterling + Huddleson Architecture - Ojai, CA
Bruce Fullerton
Markoff/Fullerton Architects - Mill Valley, CA
Bryan Do
Kuchman Architects PC - Project Manager - Sacramento, CA
Carla Culbertson
Culbertson Architecture - Mill Valley, CA
Carol Venolia
Come? Home? to? Nature - Architect - Santa Rosa, CA
Clay Johnson
Johnson Design - Westhaven, CA
Colleen Mahoney
Mahoney Architects & Interiors - Mill Valley, CA
Craig M. Hausman, AIA
Hausman Architecture - Sacramento, CA
David Buergler
David Buergler, Architect - San Francisco, CA
David R. Kingwill, AIA
- Architect - Seabastopol, CA
David Spear
Mountain Concepts - Truckee, CA
Dee Bell
Dee Bell Architect - Redwood City, CA
Del Starrett Architects
- Santa Rosa, CA
Dennis Dodds & Associates, Inc.
- Truckee, CA
Easy Living Home
- Palo Alto, CA
Elida Doldan-Schujman AIA, CID
Architecture Studio - Mill Valley, CA
Elizabeth Klinke Suzuki
Sutton Suzuki Architects - Mill Valley, CA
Eric Rogers
Wagstaff & Rogers Architects - Mill Valley, CA
Firmitas Archticture & Planning
- Ventura, CA
Frank Toledo
Studio B6, LLC - Truckee, CA
Gail Henderson
Henderson Design Group - Healdsburg, CA
Gary Davis, PE
JKGD Architecture Engineering (formerly Gary Davis Group) - Tahoe City, CA
Gary Struthers
Struthers Dias Architects - San Leandro, CA
Gawoski Architects
Douglas Gawoski - San Rafael, CA
Greg S. Balderree, AIA
GSB Architecture - Architect / CGBP / LEED AP - El Dorado Hills, CA
Hank Bruce Architects
- Tiburon, CA
Hartman-Baldwin
- Claremont, CA
Heidi Richardson
Richardson Architects - Principal - Mill Valley, CA
Hibser Yamauchi Architects, Inc.
Marcus Hibser - Principal - Oakland, CA
Holger Menendez
In The Name of Design - San Francisco, CA
Howard Blecher
Blecher Building + Urban Design - Assoc. AIA, CPA, Certified GreenPoint Rater, LEED AP BD+C - San Francisco, CA
Ian McIlvaine
Tierra Sol Y Mar, Inc. - Venice, CA
J. Bradford Hubbell
Hubbell Daily Architecture + Design - Mill Valley, CA
James Davis McCord
James D. McCord - Architect - Monterey, CA
Jan Kamanchi, AIA
Kamachi Design + Architecture - San Jose, CA
Jef Vander Borght
Jef Vander Borght Architect, AIA - Certified Green Building Professional - Burbank, CA
Jeffrey King
Integrated Architecture - Morgan Hill, CA
JLS Design
Joel L. Sherman - Principal-In-Charge - Truckee, CA
Joanne Koch, AIA
Koch Architects, Inc. - Berkeley, CA
Joseph Farrell
Joseph Farrell, Architect - Novato, CA
Julie M. Haney
JMH Architecture - Davis, CA
Katrina Rosa
The EcoLogic Studio - Owner - San Diego, CA
Keetch Architects
- Napa, CA
Kohler Associates Architects
Roger Kelley Kohler - Palo Alto, CA
Kuchman Architects PC
Bob Kuchman AIA - Sacramento, CA
Kurt Gettman
Gettman Schow Architecture - San Rafael, CA
Laura Natkins
- Architect LEED AP, CGPR - Berkeley, CA
Linda Hinkle, Architect
Seshat Design - Morgan Hill, CA
Linder Jones, AIA, LEED-AP
Studio Linder Architects - Architect - Los Gatos, CA
M Designs Architect
- Los Altos, CA
Maia Gendreau, AIA, CSI, CDT, BIG RATER
MBA Architects - San Jose, CA
Marielle Rutherford
Design for Home and Workplace - Ignacio, CA
Marilyn Standley
Marilyn Standley, Architect - Sebastopol, CA
Mark Albertson AIA
Mark Albertson Architects - Petaluma, CA
Michael Barber
Greenpoint Architecture - Novato, CA
Milton Tong
Tong Architecture - El Cerrito, CA
MWA, Inc.
Kurt Reinkens & Kristi Thompson Architects - Truckee, CA
Newland + Winnen Design Studio
- Corte Madera, CA
Palter-Donzelli Design
Nick Palter and Patti Donzelli - San Francisco, CA
Patrick Sheaffer
Full Circle Architecture LLP - Partner, Project Architect LEED AP BD+C - Oakland, CA
Paul W. Harris
Paul Harris Architect - Santa Rosa, CA
Peter S. Gerdin
Architectural Firm of Peter S. Gerdin - Truckee, CA
Peter Ziedrich
Residential Planning and Design - Healdsburg, CA
Richard A. Hartman, AIA
Hometec Architecture - San Jose, CA
Richard Perlstein
Polsky Perlstein Architects - Larkspur, CA
Rick Brereton
Architectural Design & Restoration, Inc. - Owner, Architect - Petaluma, CA
Robert Leys
Robert Leys Architects, AIA - Principal - Cotati, CA
Russell Architects
- San Rafael, CA
Shimotsu Architecture, Inc
Gary Shimotsu - Sacramento, CA
Stevan Bowker
OAG Architects - Principal Architect - Benicia, CA
Stewart K. Summers
SKS Architects - San Rafael, CA
Studio San
- San Francisco, CA
Terry Martin
Terry J. Martin Associates, A.I.A. - Los Gatos, CA
The Sandbox Studio
Scott Gillespie & Maja Thaler - Principals - Tahoe City, CA
Theresa Tamley
Tamley Architectural Design - Woodacre, CA
Twig Gallemore
Elevation Design + Architecture - Berkeley, CA
Valley Architects LLP
Thomas Faherty and William Bylund - St. Helena, CA
Vanessa Blair Seibert, AIA, LEED AP, CSBA
Verde Concepts Inc. - Culver City, CA
Victor Conforti
Victor Conforti, Architect - Sonoma, CA
Wade Herrboldt
TWM Architects & Planners - San Rafael, CA
Weir-Andrewson Architects & Engineers
- San Rafael, CA
William B. Wolpert
Green Building Architects - Petaluma, CA
William Harke
LaBella Associates - Architecture Division Director - Yarmouth, ME
Certified Energy Auditors
ABC Solar
- Torrance, CA
15000 Inc.
Jay Takacs - CEO - Santa Rosa, CA
1st Light Energy, Inc.
- Manteca, CA
360 Solar
- Lake Elsinore, CA
3FFICIENT Energy
- Oceanside, CA
A Lighting By Design
- Irvine, CA
A-C Electric Company
- Bakersfield, CA
A. Giddens Electric Inc.
- Burbank, CA
A. L. L. Save Construction, Inc
- Walnut Grove, CA
AAA Solar Electric, Inc.
- Anaheim, CA
AAA Steiner's Solar Service
- Sacramento, CA
Absolute Electric And Service Company
- Los Osos, CA
ACA Solar Inc.
- Chino, CA
Bender Engineering and Construction, Inc.
Jeff Bender - Truckee, CA
Donn Davy
Green Home Savvy - Novato, CA
ENRG LLC
Charles Ehrlich - Davis, CA
Joe LoConte
Green Building Specialist LLC - Los Altos, CA
John Hutchins
Residential Checkup LLC - Pleasanton, CA
John Shipman
Energy Efficiency Management Inc. - Fullerton, CA
Michael A. Smith
Airsmiths Home Performance - Orangevale, CA
Michael E. Bachand
CalCERTS - President - Folsom, CA
Next Generation Solar Inc.
- Irvine, CA
Peter Ziedrich
Residential Planning and Design - Healdsburg, CA
Sean Plikuhn
SOLDATA Energy Consulting Inc. - Senior Energy and Green Consultant, Project Manager, and Owner - Santa Rosa, CA
Sharon Block
Bright Green Strategies - CEO and Senior Green Building Consultant - Santa Cruz, CA
So Cal HERS Raters
- San Diego, CA
Solarium Energy
- San Diego, CA
Spray Foam Energy Solutions
Bill Clark - Manager - West Sacramento, CA
SynerGreen
- Santa Rosa, CA
The Building Doctors
Dan Thomsen - President and Founder - Los Angeles, CA
The Performing Home
- Mountain View, CA
Energy Efficient Mortgage Lenders
Access National Mortgage
- Reston, VA
Department Of Veterans Affairs Regional Loan Center
- Phoenix, AZ
First Mortgage
Point Richmond Office - Point Richmond, CA
First Mortgage Fresno Builder Office
- Fresno, CA
Home First Mortgage Corp.
- Alexandria, VA
Mortgagegreen
- Larkspur, CA
Priority Mortgage Corp
- Lansing, MI
Green Building Professionals
ABC Solar
- Torrance, CA
15000 Inc.
Jay Takacs - CEO - Santa Rosa, CA
1st Light Energy, Inc.
- Manteca, CA
360 Solar
- Lake Elsinore, CA
A Lighting By Design
- Irvine, CA
A-1 Solar Power Inc.
- Van Nuys, CA
AAA Solar Electric, Inc.
- Anaheim, CA
AAA Steiner's Solar Service
- Sacramento, CA
Absolute Electric And Service Company
- Los Osos, CA
AC Connection, Inc. dba Air Connection
- Santa Rosa, CA
ACA Solar Inc.
- Chino, CA
AE Nelson Construction
Aaron Nelson - Rohnert Park, CA
Agreenable Construction
Robert S. Corcoran - Sebastopol, CA
AHI Construction, Inc.
Mark Adams - Owner/President - West Sacramento, CA
Alan Mcintosh
HVAC Consulting Services - Visalia, CA
Alan Wayne Martinez, AIA
Alan Martinez Architect, Inc. - Principal - San Francisco, CA
Alchemy Construction & Consulting
Pamela Miller - Santa Rosa, CA
Alchemy Construction Inc.
Stephen and Amy Bohner - Arcata, CA
Alex Salazar
Salazar Architects Studio - San Francisco, CA
Alliance 24 Title
- Davis, CA
Alpha Pacific Development
Philip Ta, Architect and General Contractor - President - Sacramento, CA
Alternative Building Concepts
Gary Pugh - Sebastopol, CA
Amanda Claire (Nash) Brummé, AIA
Architects Nash & Nash - Sonoma, CA
American Home Sales
Heidi Jo Minton - Owner - Auburn, CA
Ananda Design & Construction, Inc.
Lucien Brink - Nevada City, CA
Andrea Walhof Grisham
Walhof & Associates - Truckee, CA
Ann V. Edminster
Design Avenues - Pacifica, CA
Arcadia Maximo
Maximo Construction - San Francisco, CA
Arrow Building Performance and Construction
Brian Staley - Woodacre, CA
Bachor Construction, Inc.
James Bachor - St. Helena, CA
Barkley Builders
Paul Barkley - Novato, CA
Beausoleil Architects
Robert and Christine Boles - San Francisco, CA
Beutler Air Conditioning and Plumbing
- Sacramento, CA
Bill Taylor
W. L. Taylor Construction, Inc. - Los Gatos, CA
Birdseye Builders, Inc.
Joseph Hicks - Sebastopol, CA
Black Oak Builders
Andy Briglio - Owner & Founder - Sebastopol, CA
Boden Construction, Inc.
Jim and Linda Boden - Santa Rosa, CA
Brian Sipp
Advanced Sustainability & Energy Solutions - Fair Oaks, CA
Bruce Fullerton
Markoff/Fullerton Architects - Mill Valley, CA
Bryan Birmingham
B. Birmingham Inc. - San Francisco, CA
Bryan Do
Kuchman Architects PC - Project Manager - Sacramento, CA
Caletti Jungsten Construction
John Caletti - Principal - Mill Valley, CA
Code Source Code Green
- Sebastopol, CA
Colleen Mahoney
Mahoney Architects & Interiors - Mill Valley, CA
Concept to Creation
Jeremiah Price - Monte Rio, CA
Construction Resources, Inc
Dennis Reynolds - Santa Rosa, CA
Cooney & Co. - Remodeling & Construction
Tim Cooney - Napa, CA
Courtney J Cook Fine Home Building
Courtney J Cook - Nevada City, CA
Creative Eye Design + Build
Susan Vannatter Prang - El Dorado Hills, CA
David Buergler
David Buergler, Architect - San Francisco, CA
David Edwards
Earth Bound Homes - Santa Clara, CA
David Hirzel
David Hirzel Building Design - Pacifica, CA
David Spear
Mountain Concepts - Truckee, CA
Davis Energy Group, Inc.
Larry Brand - President - Davis, CA
Dee Bell
Dee Bell Architect - Redwood City, CA
Del Starrett Architects
- Santa Rosa, CA
Doug Keith Sibley
Ashwood Construction, Inc. - Project Manager - Fresno , CA
E. Christopher Lattimer, P.E., S.E. LEED AP
Lattimer Engineering - President - Boulder, CO
Earthtone Construction, Inc.
Andy Bannister LEED AP - Sebastopol, CA
Elizabeth Klinke Suzuki
Sutton Suzuki Architects - Mill Valley, CA
Eric Neilson
Centric General Contractors - Brisbane, CA
Eric Rogers
Wagstaff & Rogers Architects - Mill Valley, CA
Erik Jens
SquareOne Design and Drafting - Yuba City, CA
Fine Line Joinery
David Yonenaka - Grass Valley, CA
Five Star Performance Insulation
- Sacramento, CA
Frans Velthuijsen
Quality & Quantity Construction Services Inc. - Nevada City, CA
Gary Struthers
Struthers Dias Architects - San Leandro, CA
Gawoski Architects
Douglas Gawoski - San Rafael, CA
Go Green Construction, Inc.
Fernando Feldman - President and Founder - Northridge, CA
Green Method Construction
Paul Rodman, CGBP - Owner & President - Napa, CA
Handcrafted Structures
Allan Marshall - Truckee, CA
Hank Bruce Architects
- Tiburon, CA
Harrell Remodeling, Inc.
Ciro Giammona, GC, CR, CGBP - CEO - Palo Alto, CA
Healthy Buildings USA
- Napa, CA
Heather Clark
Builders's Energy Services, Inc. - COO - San Jose, CA
Heller Construction Inc.
Robert and Patty Heller - Truckee, CA
Heydt Designs
Leigha Heydt - Principal - Sausalito, CA
Highline Construction & Renovation
Chad Johnson - Encinitas, CA
Hiline Builders, Inc.
Phil Vanderloo - President - Fair Oaks, CA
Hines Homes, Inc.
Greg Hines - President - Truckee, CA
Howland Built Construction
Rory Howland - Owner - Builder - Santa Cruz, CA
In House Builders
Jude T. Gavigon - Truckee, CA
Insight Builders
- Sausalito, CA
Jan Schmidiger
Hardy Custom Builders - Murphys, CA
Jef Vander Borght
Jef Vander Borght Architect, AIA - Certified Green Building Professional - Burbank, CA
Jeffrey Randolph
Pacific Crest Builders Inc. - Concord, CA
Jim Murphy and Associates
Jim Murphy - Santa Rosa, CA
Joe LoConte
Green Building Specialist LLC - Los Altos, CA
John Steed, MA, CEPE, HERS, LEED AP
John Steed Homes - Irvine, CA
Joseph Farrell
Joseph Farrell, Architect - Novato, CA
Josh Moore Construction, Inc.
Josh Moore - Nevada City, CA
K2 Builders Inc.
Chinsoo Kim and Garrett O’Donoghue - Founders - San Francisco, CA
Kacey Fitzpatrick
Avalon Enterprise Inc. - Principal - Los Altos, CA
Kaplan Brothers, Inc.
Larry Kaplan - President - San Rafael, CA
Katrina Rosa
The EcoLogic Studio - Owner - San Diego, CA
Larry Wilson Construction
Lawrence L. Wilson - Santa Rosa, CA
Leff Construction
David Leff - President & CEO - Sebastopol, CA
Legacy Builders
Joe Sherer - Mill Valley, CA
Linda Hinkle, Architect
Seshat Design - Morgan Hill, CA
Lindsay Construction, Inc.
Craig Lindsay - Owner/Contractor - Truckee, CA
Living Habitats
Heidi Natura, RLA, ASLA, LEED AP - Founder & Partner - Chicago, IL
LJP Construction Services
Don Neff - President - Irvine , CA
Louis McBride
Louis McBride Design & Construction, Inc. - Palo Alto, CA
M Designs Architect
- Los Altos, CA
MAK Design + Build
Ken Kirsch - Owner - Davis, CA
Mark Albertson AIA
Mark Albertson Architects - Petaluma, CA
Marko Russell Castor, CGBP
Green Arc Builders - Sebastopol, CA
Maurice Levitch, AIA
Levitch Associates, Inc - President - Berkeley, CA
Max Design & Construction
Philip Max Lubin - Designer/General Contractor/Certified Green Builder - Novato, CA
MD Construction & Consulting, Inc.
Mike Nethersole - President - Truckee, CA
MDS Construction
Mark Silva - Windsor, CA
Meng Construction
Gerald Meng - Truckee, CA
Menton Builders
Estok Menton - Ukiah, CA
Michael A. Smith
Airsmiths Home Performance - Orangevale, CA
Michael Bernard
MHD Studio - Truckee, CA
Michael Butler
Berkeley Craftsmen General Contractors, Inc. - Berkeley, CA
Michael Jeffery
City of San Leandro - Senior Building Inspector - San Leandro, CA
Mike Samuelson Construction, Inc.
Mike Samuelson - Windsor, CA
MJB Homes, Inc.
Michael J. Bouchard - Rocklin, CA
Modern Classics Construction
John Nunnelee - San Rafael, CA
Molofsky Builders Incorporated
Mark Molofsky - Glen Ellen, CA
MSJ Construction, Inc
- Palo Alto, CA
MWA, Inc.
Kurt Reinkens & Kristi Thompson Architects - Truckee, CA
New Urban Builders
Tom DiGiovanni - President - Chico, CA
Newland + Winnen Design Studio
- Corte Madera, CA
Next Generation Solar Inc.
- Irvine, CA
Noble Builders - Noble Quail Corp.
Quail Baez - Mill Valley, CA
Nordby Construction
Craig Nordby - CEO - Santa Rosa, CA
Norman Charles Construction, Inc.
Norman Charles - San Rafael, CA
North Bay Green Building & Consulting
Terry Nordbye - Point Reyes, CA
Off the Grid Design
John Sarter - Principle Designer, CEO - San Rafael, CA
Orlando Enterprises Tahoe, Inc.
Patty & Larry Orlando - Camelian Bay, CA
Paul Laudenschlager
Alpen Engineering, Inc. - Truckee, CA
Paul Rodman, CGBP
Green Method Construction - Owner & President - Napa, CA
Paul Rosen
NorthBay Energy Services Inc. - President - Sausalito, CA
Paul W. Harris
Paul Harris Architect - Santa Rosa, CA
Paul White Construction, Inc.
Paul White - Santa Rosa, CA
Peter S. Gerdin
Architectural Firm of Peter S. Gerdin - Truckee, CA
Peter Ziedrich
Residential Planning and Design - Healdsburg, CA
Plath & Co.
JB Ferrarone - President - San Rafael, CA
Quintin Construction and Marshall Vincent Company
Roger Quintin and Marshall Vincent - Cloverdale, CA
R.J. Walter Homes
Bob Walter - Roseville, CA
R.T. West Construction Company
Bob West - Santa Rosa, CA
Redhorse Constructors
David Warner - CEO - San Rafael, CA
Reece Construction
Tim Reece - Occidental, CA
Richard A. Hartman, AIA
Hometec Architecture - San Jose, CA
Richard Chien
City and County of San Francisco - Department of the Environment - Private Sector Green Building Coordinator - San Francisco, CA
Rick Brereton
Architectural Design & Restoration, Inc. - Owner, Architect - Petaluma, CA
Riverwood Construction
David Van Dyke - Inverness, CA
Robert Marr Construction Inc.
Robert A. Marr - President and CEO - Truckee, CA
ROEM Corporation
Robert Emami - President - Santa Clara, CA
Rogers Radiant Heating & Plumbing
Steve Rogers - Windsor, CA
Rogers Remodel, Inc.
Jamie Rogers - Novato, CA
Scientific Feng Shui
Teresa Bowen, MS, PE - Feng Shui Consultant, Certified Green Building Consultant - Davis, CA
Shellie Collier
Homage Design - Los Angeles, CA
Simple Visions
Lou Rodriguez - Arcata, CA
Sky Builders, Inc.
- Cotati, CA
Solarium Energy
- San Diego, CA
Splinters Construction, Inc.
Neil Larson - CEO - Pasadena, CA
Spray Foam Energy Solutions
Bill Clark - Manager - West Sacramento, CA
Springs Construction
Walter Melvin Springs Jr. - Redwood City, CA
Starburst Construction, Inc.
Phil and Cindy Carey - San jose, CA
Stephen R. Witek P.E. LEED AP
SEED Inc. -Sustainable Environment Engineered Desing, Inc. - President - Incline Village, NV
Stevan Bowker
OAG Architects - Principal Architect - Benicia, CA
Steve Mann
Home Energy Services - Berkeley, CA
Steven Eichbaum
Hammond & Company - Project Manager - Penngrove, CA
Stewart K. Summers
SKS Architects - San Rafael, CA
Stroub Construction, Inc.
- Sausalito, CA
Structerra, Inc.
Brian Rickauer - Principal - Truckee, CA
Sunco Homes, Inc.
Scott Wallstrom - Truckee, CA
Suzanne Henderson Emerson
Emerson Environmental LLC - San Carlos, CA
Talia Developments, Inc.
Michael Jacob - Sebastopol, CA
Ted Wray Builder
Ted Wray - Tiburon, CA
Telford Construction
Geoffrey Telford - Inverness, CA
Terry Martin
Terry J. Martin Associates, A.I.A. - Los Gatos, CA
The Building Doctors
Dan Thomsen - President and Founder - Los Angeles, CA
The Grupe Company
Greenlaw “Fritz” Grupe - CEO, Founder - Stockton, CA
The Marin Remodeling Company
Frank Darling - San Rafael, CA
The Sandbox Studio
Scott Gillespie & Maja Thaler - Principals - Tahoe City, CA
Thomas Anderson & Co.
Tom Anderson - Founding Principal - Sonoma, CA
Thomas Noonan Contracting
Thomas Noonan - Trinidad, CA
Tim Walsh Builders, Inc.
Tim Walsh - Mill Valley, CA
Tom P. Wagner, PhD
Green Building Associates - Palo Alto, CA
Tom Trent Builders
Thomas Trent - Duncans Mills, CA
Tony Dariano
A. Darino Construction - Campbell, CA
Trinity Builders & Companies Inc
Sean Phillips - Principal - Kentfield, CA
Valley Architects LLP
Thomas Faherty and William Bylund - St. Helena, CA
Van Gelder Construction Co
Sean Van Gelder - Fair Oaks, CA
Vanessa Blair Seibert, AIA, LEED AP, CSBA
Verde Concepts Inc. - Culver City, CA
Vision Design
Sue Harrison - - Sunnyvale, CA
Wardell Builders Inc
Terry Wardell - President - Solana Beach, CA
Webcor Builders
Jes Pedersen - Chief Executive Officer - San Francisco, CA
Wesley Jared Harding
Harding Construction & Sustainable Solutions - Long Beach, CA
William B. Wolpert
Green Building Architects - Petaluma, CA
William Springer, MBA, PMP
WindHaven Construction - Oroville, CA
William Watt Construction
William Watt - Magalia, CA
Green Point Raters / Energy Auditors
Alan Mcintosh
HVAC Consulting Services - Visalia, CA
Alan Wayne Martinez, AIA
Alan Martinez Architect, Inc. - Principal - San Francisco, CA
Alayha Aquarian
- Venice, CA
Alchemy Construction Inc.
Stephen and Amy Bohner - Arcata, CA
Alex Salazar
Salazar Architects Studio - San Francisco, CA
Alliance 24 Title
- Davis, CA
Ann V. Edminster
Design Avenues - Pacifica, CA
Arcadia Maximo
Maximo Construction - San Francisco, CA
Avery Ray Colter, E.I.T., CEA, LEED-AP, HERS NSHP Rater
Fard Engineers - Building Energy Efficiency Analyst - Walnut Creek, CA
Barry Smith
BES Green - Studio City, CA
Beausoleil Architects
Robert and Christine Boles - San Francisco, CA
Bender Engineering and Construction, Inc.
Jeff Bender - Truckee, CA
Bill Taylor
W. L. Taylor Construction, Inc. - Los Gatos, CA
Birdseye Builders, Inc.
Joseph Hicks - Sebastopol, CA
Breene Kerr
Visualize Solar Inc. - Los Altos, CA
Brian Parker
- Green Building Consulting - Berkeley, CA
Bryan Birmingham
B. Birmingham Inc. - San Francisco, CA
Bryan Do
Kuchman Architects PC - Project Manager - Sacramento, CA
California Living & Energy
William Lilly - President - Ceres, CA
Code Source Code Green
- Sebastopol, CA
Colleen Mahoney
Mahoney Architects & Interiors - Mill Valley, CA
Community Energy Services Corporation
Martin Bond - Executive Director - Berkeley, CA
ConSol
Mike Hodgson - President - Stockton, CA
CSG Consultants Inc.
- Foster City, CA
Dadla Ponizil
Ponizil Energy - Encinitas, CA
Dale Gibbs
West Coast Property and Consultants - Lodi, CA
Darrel Kelly
Builders' Energy Services, Inc. - CEO - San Jose, CA
Dave Hegarty
Ducttesters - President - Ripon, CA
David Buergler
David Buergler, Architect - San Francisco, CA
David Edwards
Earth Bound Homes - Santa Clara, CA
David Hirzel
David Hirzel Building Design - Pacifica, CA
David Newton
College of San Mateo, DANA General - Adjunct Faculty - San Mateo, CA
David Shields
Kwik-Build Panels - Carson City, NV
Debra Little
- Grass Valley, CA
Don Bartz
Paragon Energy Consultants - Hesperia, CA
Donald Babbitt
Heartwood Communities - Pleasanton, CA
Donn Davy
Green Home Savvy - Novato, CA
ENRG LLC
Charles Ehrlich - Davis, CA
Eric Rogers
Wagstaff & Rogers Architects - Mill Valley, CA
Gary Wollin
Wollin Group, Inc. - Ceres, CA
Gawoski Architects
Douglas Gawoski - San Rafael, CA
George J. Nesbitt
Environmental Design/Build - Oakland, CA
Go Green Construction, Inc.
Fernando Feldman - President and Founder - Northridge, CA
Harrell Remodeling, Inc.
Ciro Giammona, GC, CR, CGBP - CEO - Palo Alto, CA
Heather Clark
Builders's Energy Services, Inc. - COO - San Jose, CA
Heydt Designs
Leigha Heydt - Principal - Sausalito, CA
Howard Blecher
Blecher Building + Urban Design - Assoc. AIA, CPA, Certified GreenPoint Rater, LEED AP BD+C - San Francisco, CA
Jan Schmidiger
Hardy Custom Builders - Murphys, CA
Jef Vander Borght
Jef Vander Borght Architect, AIA - Certified Green Building Professional - Burbank, CA
Jeffrey Randolph
Pacific Crest Builders Inc. - Concord, CA
Jennifer McClellan
Her Solar - Monterey , CA
Jeremiah Ellis
Duct Testers, Inc. - Operations Manager - Ripon, CA
Joe LoConte
Green Building Specialist LLC - Los Altos, CA
John Hutchins
Residential Checkup LLC - Pleasanton, CA
John Shipman
Energy Efficiency Management Inc. - Fullerton, CA
John Steed, MA, CEPE, HERS, LEED AP
John Steed Homes - Irvine, CA
Jon Mitguard
Aurora Building Performance - San Rafael, CA
Joseph Farrell
Joseph Farrell, Architect - Novato, CA
Judy Rachel
Green Achers Sustainable Solutions - North Hollywood, CA
Kacey Fitzpatrick
Avalon Enterprise Inc. - Principal - Los Altos, CA
Karen Chew
Karen Chew Designs and Studio - Redwood City, CA
Katrina Rosa
The EcoLogic Studio - Owner - San Diego, CA
Katy Hollbacher, P.E.
Beyond Efficiency Inc. - Principal + Founder - Berkeley, CA
Ken Girdley
Greenbuild Customs and Services - Los Altos, CA
Kevin Gilleran, CEM, LEED® AP, HERS, QCxP, BPI
Gilleran Energy Management - President - Santa Rosa, CA
Kirk Russell
StrategicGreen, LLC - Berkeley, CA
Kuchman Architects PC
Bob Kuchman AIA - Sacramento, CA
Laura Billings
Sage Green Development LLC - Principal - Oakland, CA
Laura Natkins
- Architect LEED AP, CGPR - Berkeley, CA
Lee Mei
- City of Palo Alto - Los Altos, CA
Linda Butler
Intelligent House Design - Santa Cruz, CA
Linda Hinkle, Architect
Seshat Design - Morgan Hill, CA
LJP Construction Services
Don Neff - President - Irvine , CA
Louis McBride
Louis McBride Design & Construction, Inc. - Palo Alto, CA
Lucas Morton
- Fergus Garber Group - Palo Alto, CA
Marc Richmond
Practica Consulting LLC - Founder and Manager - Berkeley, CA
Mark Madison
Energy Code Works, Inc. - Irvine, CA
Maurice Levitch, AIA
Levitch Associates, Inc - President - Berkeley, CA
Micaela Cwieka
Gabel Associates, LLC - Energy Analyst, CEA, CEPE, GreenPoint Rater
Gabel Associates LLC - Berkeley, CA
Michael A. Smith
Airsmiths Home Performance - Orangevale, CA
Michael E. Bachand
CalCERTS - President - Folsom, CA
Michael Jeffery
City of San Leandro - Senior Building Inspector - San Leandro, CA
Milton Tong
Tong Architecture - El Cerrito, CA
MSJ Construction, Inc
- Palo Alto, CA
Nathan Krantz
Krantz Consultants, LLC - Berkeley, CA
Patrick Sheaffer
Full Circle Architecture LLP - Partner, Project Architect LEED AP BD+C - Oakland, CA
Paul Rosen
NorthBay Energy Services Inc. - President - Sausalito, CA
Peitsa Hirvonen
SESCO Electrical, Inc. - Berkeley, CA
Pepper Smith
Davis Energy Group - Director of Residential Programs - Davis, CA
Peter Waring
Healthier Dwelling - Fairfax, CA
Philip Neumann
LEED AP, BD&C - Mill Valley, CA
Richard A. Hartman, AIA
Hometec Architecture - San Jose, CA
Richard Chien
City and County of San Francisco - Department of the Environment - Private Sector Green Building Coordinator - San Francisco, CA
Richard T. Edwards
Pacific InterWest - Consultant and Expert Witness - Walnut Creek, CA
Rick Maurer
Rick Maurer Title 24, Inc. - Orange, CA
Robert Leys
Robert Leys Architects, AIA - Principal - Cotati, CA
ROEM Corporation
Robert Emami - President - Santa Clara, CA
Rogers Remodel, Inc.
Jamie Rogers - Novato, CA
Russell Bayba
- Berkeley, CA
Sarah DuVon
- Building Green Consultants - Corte Madera, CA
Scott Young
- Restore 2 Green - Hermosa Beach, CA
Sean Plikuhn
SOLDATA Energy Consulting Inc. - Senior Energy and Green Consultant, Project Manager, and Owner - Santa Rosa, CA
Sharon Block
Bright Green Strategies - CEO and Senior Green Building Consultant - Santa Cruz, CA
Shellie Collier
Homage Design - Los Angeles, CA
So Cal HERS Raters
- San Diego, CA
Sol Data Energy Consulting
Sarah Pernula and Sean Plikuhn - Owners - Santa Rosa, CA
Splinters Construction, Inc.
Neil Larson - CEO - Pasadena, CA
Starburst Construction, Inc.
Phil and Cindy Carey - San jose, CA
Steve Mann
Home Energy Services - Berkeley, CA
Steve Pantazes
- Town of Windsor - Windsor, CA
Steven Eichbaum
Hammond & Company - Project Manager - Penngrove, CA
Stewart K. Summers
SKS Architects - San Rafael, CA
Suzanne Henderson Emerson
Emerson Environmental LLC - San Carlos, CA
The Performing Home
- Mountain View, CA
Thomas Waugh
TK Waigh & Co. - Cupertino, CA
Tom P. Wagner, PhD
Green Building Associates - Palo Alto, CA
Tony Dariano
A. Darino Construction - Campbell, CA
Tung Tran
ROEM Development Corporation - Director of Development - Santa Clara, CA
Vanessa Blair Seibert, AIA, LEED AP, CSBA
Verde Concepts Inc. - Culver City, CA
Vision Design
Sue Harrison - - Sunnyvale, CA
Wardell Builders Inc
Terry Wardell - President - Solana Beach, CA
Weir-Andrewson Architects & Engineers
- San Rafael, CA
Wesley Jared Harding
Harding Construction & Sustainable Solutions - Long Beach, CA
William Springer, MBA, PMP
WindHaven Construction - Oroville, CA

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A 24 Solar Corporation
- San Jose, CA
ABC Solar
- Torrance, CA
1st Light Energy, Inc.
- Manteca, CA
360 Solar
- Lake Elsinore, CA
3FFICIENT Energy
- Oceanside, CA
A Lighting By Design
- Irvine, CA
A PLUS QUALITY CONSTRUCTION, INC
- SAN DIEGO, CA
A-1 Electric
- Visalia, CA
A-1 Solar Power Inc.
- Van Nuys, CA
A-Aeerial Service Co. Inc.
- Riverside, CA
A-C Electric Company
- Bakersfield, CA
A. Giddens Electric Inc.
- Burbank, CA
A. L. L. Save Construction, Inc
- Walnut Grove, CA
AAA Solar Electric, Inc.
- Anaheim, CA
AAA Steiner's Solar Service
- Sacramento, CA
Absolute Electric And Service Company
- Los Osos, CA
AC&R Service Heating & Cooling Inc.
- Ukiah, CA
ACA Solar Inc.
- Chino, CA
Alan Mcintosh
HVAC Consulting Services - Visalia, CA
Alternative Energy Systems Inc.
Lance McClung and Tim Hamor - Co-Founders - Chico, CA
Ameresco Inc.
- Murrieta, CA
AMERESCO Solar
- Framingham, MA
American Resource & Energy
- Saint Paul, MN
American Solar Energy Society
- Boulder, CO
Borrego Solar
Mike Hall - Chief Executive Officer - Oakland, CA
Breene Kerr
Visualize Solar Inc. - Los Altos, CA
Brickhouse Masonry and Concrete Designs
- Turlock, CA
C. E. Solar
- Rancho Cucamonga, CA
California Center for Sustainable Energy
CSI Department - San Diego, CA
California Solar Electric
Don “Cam” Campbell - Owner - Ojai, CA
Cannon Solar & Wind, LLC
Patrick Cannon - Cottonwood, AZ
Cianbro
- Pittsfield, ME
Comtec Distributing
- Mt. Shasta, CA
Conservation Services Group
West/Southwest Offices - El Segundo, CA
Dasolar
Douglas ArrisonNV
Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency
N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center - Raleigh, NC
DISGEN Development Services, LLC
Dale Osborn - President - Lakewood, CO
Downwind Marine
- San Diego, CA
EDPR North America
- Houston, TX
efficiency.org
Matt Golden - Principal - San Francisco, CA
ElectraTherm
- Reno, NV
Encore Renewable Energy
Jesse Stowell - Vice President of Business Development - Burlington, VT
Extreme Biodiesel
- Corona, CA
Farm Pilot Project Coordination, Inc.
- Tampa, FL
FDC Enterprises Grasslands Services
- New Albany, OH
First Wind
- San Francisco, CA
Forest Resources Association Inc. - Western Region
Vickie Hoffart - FRA Region Manager - Kennewick, WA
FutureMetrics
- Bethel, ME
Greenzu
Amanda Holland - Founder - San Francisco, CA
GRID Alternatives
- Oakland, CA
Guasti Wind and Solar
Joe & Beverly Guasti - Oak Hills, CA
Hardy Solar
- Jaul, CA
Heatek Energy LLC
Evan Jones - Engineer - Auburn, ME
InterState Oil Company
- Sacramento, CA
LetsGoSolar.com
Laura Brigham - Editor - San Francisco, CA
Marsh Creek Energy Systems
Gina Heath - Office/Marketing Manager - Anchorage, AK
National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service
- Butte, MT
Next Generation Solar Inc.
- Irvine, CA
PassivWorks
Rick Milburn, Master Builder - Licensed General Contractor - Vineburg, CA
Pearson Fuels
- San Diego, CA
Peitsa Hirvonen
SESCO Electrical, Inc. - Berkeley, CA
Pika Energy
- Westbrook, ME
Platte River Ag Services, Inc.
Ron Zurlinden, P.E. - Owner - Golden, CO
Prevailing Wind Power
Bob Hayes - Redondo Beach, CA
Renova Solar
Vincent Battaglia MBA - Founder/CEO - Palm Desert, CA
Richard Steele Construction, Inc.
Richard Steele - Santa Rosa, CA
Smart Solar
- Libertyville, IL
Solar Panels Plus
- Chesapeake, VA
Solarium Energy
- San Diego, CA
Solatron Technologies Inc.
- Victorville, CA
Southern California Edison
- Rosemead, CA
Southern California Gas Company
- Downey, CA
Southwall Technologies Window Films
Jill Clardy - Director, Sales Operations & Customer Service - Chicago, IL
Sustainable Strategies
- Saint Charles, IL
The Building Doctors
Dan Thomsen - President and Founder - Los Angeles, CA
Thomas J. Houghton
Enerparc Inc. - Director of Engineering and Construction - Oakland, CA
West Wind Energy LLC
Aaron 'A.J.' McCann - Salina, KS
Western States Oil
- San Leandaro, CA
Westervelt Renewable Energy
- Tuscaloosa, AL
Westwood Custom Homes, Inc
Michael Wagner - Owner - Angels Camp, CA
Wholesale Solar
Mark and Ellen Coleman - Founders - Mt. Shasta, CA
www.psrec.coop
- Portola, CA
ZeroBase Energy, LLC
- Ferndale, MI
Energy Assistance Programs
Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency
N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center - Raleigh, NC
Energy Saving / Green Products
A-1 Solar Power Inc.
- Van Nuys, CA
Alternative Building Center LLC
Anna Lee and Hector Osorio - Eureka, CA
Ameresco Inc.
- Murrieta, CA
Borrego Solar
Mike Hall - Chief Executive Officer - Oakland, CA
Burgess Lumber
- Santa Rosa, CA
Central Valley Builders Supply
- Napa, CA
Ceramic Tile Design
- San Rafael, CA
Comtec Distributing
- Mt. Shasta, CA
Conservation Services Group
West/Southwest Offices - El Segundo, CA
Downwind Marine
- San Diego, CA
EcoLogic Builders, Inc. @ the Green Living Center
Matthew Piner and Tim White - Sacramento, CA
Fairfax Lumber & Hardware
- Fairfax, CA
Five Star Performance Insulation
- Sacramento, CA
Friedman's Home Improvement
Angela Basher - Store Manager - Santa Rosa, CA
Green by Design
- Los Angeles, CA
Greenzu
Amanda Holland - Founder - San Francisco, CA
GRID Alternatives
- Oakland, CA
Hardy Solar
- Jaul, CA
Healdsburg Lumber Company
Eric Ziedrich - President of HLC Incorporated - Healdsburg, CA
ICF By Design
Lee Morton - Healdsburg, CA
Insulation Solutions
Robert Giles - Owner - Grass Valley, CA
Mead Clark Lumber Co.
- Santa Rosa, CA
Mediterranean Colors, LLC
- San Rafael, CA
Mendo Mill & Lumber CO
- Ukiah, CA
Pace Supply Corporation
Ted Green - CEO - Rohnert Park, CA
Pearson Fuels
- San Diego, CA
Prevailing Wind Power
Bob Hayes - Redondo Beach, CA
Save Our Water
Ellen Martin - Director - Sacramento, CA
Solatron Technologies Inc.
- Victorville, CA
Sunstall Inc.
Craig Alan Dinsdale - Officer - Novato, CA
Wholesale Solar
Mark and Ellen Coleman - Founders - Mt. Shasta, CA
www.psrec.coop
- Portola, CA
Waste Management Specialists
BigBelly Solar Compacting Trash Receptacle
- Needham, MA
EarthCare Technologies Inc.
Phil Fredericks - Owner - West Fork, AR
 

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Coastal restoration and education high priority topics at upcoming USGBC Louisiana's FORWARD Symposium on Sustainability in New Orleans - California Newswire
9/19/2019 1:00:00 AM
Coastal restoration and education high priority topics at upcoming USGBC Louisiana's FORWARD Symposium on Sustainability in New Orleans    California Newswire NEW ORLEANS, La., Sep 19, 2019 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- On Friday, October 18, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) Louisiana Chapter will ...

Green Builder Media Publishes Overview of Changes to California's Title 24 Building Code - GlobeNewswire
9/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
Green Builder Media Publishes Overview of Changes to California's Title 24 Building Code    GlobeNewswire California's 2019 Title 24 Code, Part 6, brings 50% more stringency to residential housing in just one code cycle. This downloadable ebook is the definitive ...

California Bank & Trust celebrates New Escondido branch - times-advocate.com
9/9/2019 3:00:00 AM
California Bank & Trust celebrates New Escondido branch    times-advocate.com California Bank & Trust Friday morning opened the doors of its newly built Escondido Branch at 150 N. Quince St. The grand opening, attended by city ...

California Bank & Trust Celebrates Opening Of Escondido Branch With Ceremony And Gift To Non-Profit - Yahoo Finance
9/9/2019 3:00:00 AM
California Bank & Trust Celebrates Opening Of Escondido Branch With Ceremony And Gift To Non-Profit    Yahoo Finance SAN DIEGO, Calif., Sept. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- California Bank & Trust officially opened the doors of its newly built Escondido Branch at 150 N. Quince Street ...

Why California is a Hot Market for C-PACE Financing - GlobeSt.com
8/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
Why California is a Hot Market for C-PACE Financing    GlobeSt.com California state policies requiring owners reduce the carbon footprint of real estate buildings C-PACE financing is growing in popularity.

Behind Adobe's bold plan to build an all-electric building - GreenBiz
7/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
Behind Adobe's bold plan to build an all-electric building    GreenBiz Adobe is making two big bets with its plan for its newest building, the North Tower, which broke ground last month in downtown San Jose, California. First, that ...

Berkeley sets historic law banning natural gas from new buildings - Utility Dive
7/18/2019 3:00:00 AM
Berkeley sets historic law banning natural gas from new buildings    Utility Dive The Berkeley, California, City Council unanimously voted this week to ban natural gas infrastructure in new low-rise residential buildings, beginning Jan 1. 2020.

Typical wildfire recovery is 'rebuilding to burn', but there's another way - Shareable
7/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
Typical wildfire recovery is 'rebuilding to burn', but there's another way    Shareable In 2018 the Camp Fire, California's deadliest and most destructive wildfire, killed 85 people, virtually destroying the entire town of Paradise and shrouding large ...

UC is now the No. 1 university in the country for renewable electricity - University of California
5/20/2019 3:00:00 AM
UC is now the No. 1 university in the country for renewable electricity    University of California The University of California has doubled its use of clean, renewable electricity over the past two years, and now uses more “green power” than any other ...

Study: Housing Costs Squeeze California's Labor Supply | 2019-05-08 - Engineering News-Record
5/8/2019 3:00:00 AM
Study: Housing Costs Squeeze California's Labor Supply | 2019-05-08    Engineering News-Record California housing's high cost has forced more construction workers to endure longer commutes for affordability, squeezing project staffing and worsening an ...

Redford Conservancy is First Higher Ed Building in California to Earn Zero Net Energy Certification - PRNewswire
5/3/2019 3:00:00 AM
Redford Conservancy is First Higher Ed Building in California to Earn Zero Net Energy Certification    PRNewswire CLAREMONT, Calif., May 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Robert Redford Conservancy for Southern California Sustainability at Pitzer College has won the first ...

Meritage Homes Opens Nation's First All-Electric Zero-Net Energy Attached Condominium Community in Southern California - GlobeNewswire
4/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Meritage Homes Opens Nation's First All-Electric Zero-Net Energy Attached Condominium Community in Southern California    GlobeNewswire Irvine Community Leads Energy-Efficient, Green Building Movement.

California to allow flame retardant-free insulation below grade, under concrete - Treehugger
4/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
California to allow flame retardant-free insulation below grade, under concrete    Treehugger A step in the right direction, considering that flame retardants don't actually do that much. A few years ago I was invited to visit the site of a new school being built ...

California Moves to Reduce Building Emissions | 2019-03-12 - Engineering News-Record
3/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
California Moves to Reduce Building Emissions | 2019-03-12    Engineering News-Record The Building Decarbonization Coalition recently released a road map designed to help Californians stop their buildings from spewing greenhouse gases into ...

California's Building Decarbonization Coalition plans to green building operations - The Architect's Newspaper
2/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
California's Building Decarbonization Coalition plans to green building operations    The Architect's Newspaper While politicians in Washington, D.C., spar over the estimated costs of implementing a Green New Deal, California's Building Decarbonization Coalition (BDC) is ...

Sustainable Travel to Healdsburg, California Part 1: Staying at LEED Gold-Certified H2 Hotel - Nature and Environment - Mother Earth News
2/19/2019 3:00:00 AM
Sustainable Travel to Healdsburg, California Part 1: Staying at LEED Gold-Certified H2 Hotel - Nature and Environment    Mother Earth News Sustainability meets farm-*fresh* flavor and eco-chic hotel design in Healdsburg, California, located in Sonoma County's wine country, about two hours north of ...

Net-zero energy homes have arrived — and are shaking up the US housing market - CNBC
2/14/2019 3:00:00 AM
Net-zero energy homes have arrived — and are shaking up the US housing market    CNBC Starting in 2020, all new homes built in California will be required to include solar panels, the first statewide step to a future of zero-energy houses with the ...

Ridge Merino Receives California Green Business Certification - SNEWS
2/7/2019 3:00:00 AM
Ridge Merino Receives California Green Business Certification    SNEWS Mammoth Lakes, Calif. - (February 7, 2019) – Ridge Merino announced today it is one of the first companies in Mammoth Lakes, Calif. to achieve a Green ...

California winery goes green in a big way - Good Fruit Grower
12/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
California winery goes green in a big way    Good Fruit Grower Silver Oak's Alexander Valley Winery is the first production winery to earn LEED Platinum certification, and they have LBC certification in sight.

California Gives Final OK To Require Solar Panels On New Houses - NPR
12/6/2018 3:00:00 AM
California Gives Final OK To Require Solar Panels On New Houses    NPR Solar panels will be a required feature on new houses in California, after the state's Building Standards Commission gave final approval to a housing rule that's ...

California Will Require Solar Panels on New Homes Starting in 2020 - KQED
12/6/2018 3:00:00 AM
California Will Require Solar Panels on New Homes Starting in 2020    KQED Solar panels will be a required feature on new houses in California, after the state's Building Standards Commission gave final approval to a housing rule that's ...

Green building is now academia's core - Building Design + Construction
10/19/2018 3:00:00 AM
Green building is now academia's core    Building Design + Construction David Blackwell Hall at the University of California, Berkeley, exceeded the clients' expectations for energy and water use efficiency, and is the model for ...

California Universities Are Transitioning to All-Electric Buildings - Greentech Media
9/24/2018 3:00:00 AM
California Universities Are Transitioning to All-Electric Buildings    Greentech Media The University of California system and Stanford University are making all-electric buildings the default in new construction.

California’s Road to Carbon Neutrality Runs Through the State’s Buildings - Greentech Media
9/14/2018 3:00:00 AM
California’s Road to Carbon Neutrality Runs Through the State’s Buildings    Greentech Media California must build housing closer to transit and jobs, and wring carbon from new and existing buildings, if the state is to meet its ambitious climate targets.

San Jose First City In California To Receive Platinum Leed Certification In Environmental Sustainability - SFGate
9/10/2018 3:00:00 AM
San Jose First City In California To Receive Platinum Leed Certification In Environmental Sustainability    SFGate SAN JOSE (BCN) San Jose has received platinum LEED certification in a pilot program for green cities offered by the U.S. Green Building Council, council ...

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Southern California youth join global climate strike - OCRegister
9/20/2019 8:55:00 PM
Southern California youth join global climate strike    OCRegister Frustration that political leaders have failed to ensure a healthy Earth for future generations was brimming among Southern California demonstrators Friday, with ...

Unpacking California Solar Taxation: What To Know During Development - Solar Industry
9/19/2019 10:45:00 AM
Unpacking California Solar Taxation: What To Know During Development    Solar Industry Development of solar projects in California has been spurred by California's renewable portfolio standard (RPS), which requires that 60% of retail electricity ...

Overnight Energy: Trump tweets he's revoking California's tailpipe waiver | Move comes as Trump visits state | California prepares for court fight | Climate activist Greta Thunberg urges lawmakers to listen to scientists | TheHill - The Hill
9/18/2019 5:02:28 PM
Overnight Energy: Trump tweets he's revoking California's tailpipe waiver | Move comes as Trump visits state | California prepares for court fight | Climate activist Greta Thunberg urges lawmakers to listen to scientists | TheHill    The Hill CAFE ALL DAY: It was a busy day of tit for tat in President Trump's battle with California.

Trump, California closer on renewable energy - KXAN.com
9/18/2019 11:00:00 AM
Trump, California closer on renewable energy    KXAN.com As President Trump travels to fundraisers in California, White House officials said at least when it comes to renewable energy -- the president and California may ...

Wildfire Risks Spark a Move to Microgrids in California - Government Technology
9/16/2019 4:26:14 PM
Wildfire Risks Spark a Move to Microgrids in California    Government Technology Microgrid systems would allow key institutions such as hospitals, municipal utilities and certain government agencies to continue to operate in the event of a ...

California Approves Clean Transportation Funding - NGT News
9/16/2019 6:50:00 AM
California Approves Clean Transportation Funding    NGT News The California Energy Commission (CEC) has approved a $95 million plan for clean transportation investments, focusing on expediting the adoption of.

Los Angeles plans America’s largest solar and battery storage project - Construction Global - The Global Construction Platform
9/13/2019 1:22:45 PM
Los Angeles plans America’s largest solar and battery storage project    Construction Global - The Global Construction Platform California's Eland Solar and Storage Centre will capture and store enough energy to power 283330 homes in Los Angeles, reducing the need for natural gas at ...

Brand New Renewable Technology Harnesses Electricity From The Cold, Dark Night - ScienceAlert
9/13/2019 3:00:00 AM
Brand New Renewable Technology Harnesses Electricity From The Cold, Dark Night    ScienceAlert Two years ago, one freezing December night on a California rooftop, a tiny light shone weakly with a little help from the freezing night air. It wasn't a very bright ...

California's initiatives to overcome its challenges in the sun - Energy Storage News
9/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
California's initiatives to overcome its challenges in the sun    Energy Storage News California is embracing energy storage as a reliability solution for an electrical grid that's adopting more renewable, intermittent generation. Public agencies ...

California agencies meet to begin charting course to 100% renewable energy - Sacramento Business Journal
9/5/2019 3:00:00 AM
California agencies meet to begin charting course to 100% renewable energy    Sacramento Business Journal The first-ever joint meeting of California agencies that will draw the path to a zero-carbon future met in Sacramento to start planning for the state's 100% ...

California's 'Green' Energy Policies Are Driving Residents into Poverty - The Heartland Institute
9/4/2019 3:00:00 AM
California's 'Green' Energy Policies Are Driving Residents into Poverty    The Heartland Institute California's energy policies are pushing more of the state's residents into poverty and is contributing to its homelessness crisis. The green movement has done a ...

California sunsets bring solar woes - physicsworld.com
8/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
California sunsets bring solar woes    physicsworld.com Put solar photovoltaics (PV) on the roof of your house and it's win-win: plenty of power while the sun shines and a rebate on your electricity bill for the excess ...

New report: California has five times more clean energy jobs than fossil fuel jobs - The Mercury News
8/20/2019 3:00:00 AM
New report: California has five times more clean energy jobs than fossil fuel jobs    The Mercury News Clean energy jobs in California now outnumber jobs in the fossil fuel industry five to one, a new study has found, an increase driven by the state's ...

Renewable Energy Update - August 2019 | Allen Matkins - JD Supra
8/5/2019 3:00:00 AM
Renewable Energy Update - August 2019 | Allen Matkins    JD Supra Focus - California farmers are planting solar panels as water supplies dry up - Los Angeles Times – July 31 - In the San Joaquin Valley alone, farmers may need ...

More California farmers say planting solar panels makes sense - Los Angeles Times
7/31/2019 3:00:00 AM
More California farmers say planting solar panels makes sense    Los Angeles Times Clean energy projects in the Central Valley could help California hit its climate change goals.

In California, clean energy "overbuild" doesn't have to be a dirty word - Power Engineering Magazine
6/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
In California, clean energy "overbuild" doesn't have to be a dirty word    Power Engineering Magazine Even among states and nations of the world setting ambitious renewable energy targets, California is an outlier. Driven by dramatic investments in solar power ...

Duke Energy Renewables' largest solar project now online in California - PRNewswire
6/19/2019 3:00:00 AM
Duke Energy Renewables' largest solar project now online in California    PRNewswire CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy Renewables, a subsidiary of Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK), today announced that its ...

California seeks 100% clean energy. Why PG&E’s bankruptcy could imperil that plan - Sacramento Bee
6/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
California seeks 100% clean energy. Why PG&E’s bankruptcy could imperil that plan    Sacramento Bee California's crusade to turn its electricity grid green is running into an increasingly serious obstacle: PG&E Corp.'s bankruptcy. The utility last week won a key ...

Solar-fueled oversupplies drive record renewable energy waste in California - S&P Global Platts
6/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
Solar-fueled oversupplies drive record renewable energy waste in California    S&P Global Platts As California's renewable energy use climbs to new heights, the state's primary power grid is also setting records for wasted wind and solar generation. In the ...

PG&E’s Bankruptcy Judge Leaves Door Open to Shedding Renewables Contracts - Greentech Media News
6/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
PG&E’s Bankruptcy Judge Leaves Door Open to Shedding Renewables Contracts    Greentech Media News Bankrupt California utility Pacific Gas & Electric won a victory Friday in the legal battle over whether it can shed billions of dollars of renewable energy contracts.

Analysis | The Energy 202: California utilities' planned blackouts this wildfire season prompt residents to adopt solar power - The Washington Post
5/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
Analysis | The Energy 202: California utilities' planned blackouts this wildfire season prompt residents to adopt solar power    The Washington Post THE LIGHTBULB. When Karen Cakebread was forced to evacuate her home in Calistoga, Calif., during the Tubbs fire in 2017 — and when she lost power at the ...

Goldman Sachs Becomes Solar Supplier to California CCAs as Its Acquisition Spree Continues - Greentech Media News
5/16/2019 3:00:00 AM
Goldman Sachs Becomes Solar Supplier to California CCAs as Its Acquisition Spree Continues    Greentech Media News Canadian Solar subsidiary Recurrent Energy has sold its remaining equity stake in the 100-megawatt Mustang solar project, a key resource for California's ...

Hydropower bill would sabotage California’s clean energy mandate, critics say - Los Angeles Times
4/30/2019 3:00:00 AM
Hydropower bill would sabotage California’s clean energy mandate, critics say    Los Angeles Times California's push for 100% climate-friendly electricity has revived an old fight over dams and hydropower.

California Bill Proposes a Backstop Authority to Secure State’s Power Grid Needs - Greentech Media
4/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
California Bill Proposes a Backstop Authority to Secure State’s Power Grid Needs    Greentech Media Last week, AB 56 passed the state's Assembly Utilities and Energy Committee, the first step toward potentially becoming this year's legislative vehicle for taking ...

Renewable procurement gaps pose risk for California's climate goals, but what solution is best? - Utility Dive
4/15/2019 3:00:00 AM
Renewable procurement gaps pose risk for California's climate goals, but what solution is best?    Utility Dive Utility industry news, voices and jobs for energy industry professionals. Optimized for your mobile phone.

Can California reach its clean power goals? It's complicated - Energy News Network
4/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
Can California reach its clean power goals? It's complicated    Energy News Network "It will be difficult (and costly) to reduce emissions, unless a wide range of options are available," a new analysis says.

Inside California’s Community Solar Experiment - Greentech Media
3/18/2019 3:00:00 AM
Inside California’s Community Solar Experiment    Greentech Media The California Public Utilities Commission has approved two sweeping programs in recent years to spur community solar construction in the state, but the market ...

Green power runs up against desert conservation in California - Los Angeles Times
3/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
Green power runs up against desert conservation in California    Los Angeles Times California lawmakers' grand ambitions to fight climate change are running into a familiar obstacle: the parochial concerns of local governments and property ...

California’s biggest county could severely restrict solar energy projects - Los Angeles Times
2/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
California’s biggest county could severely restrict solar energy projects    Los Angeles Times California is aiming for 100% renewable energy. But San Bernardino County may adopt new regulations strictly limiting big solar farms.

Net-zero energy homes have arrived — and are shaking up the US housing market - CNBC
2/14/2019 3:00:00 AM
Net-zero energy homes have arrived — and are shaking up the US housing market    CNBC Starting in 2020, all new homes built in California will be required to include solar panels, the first statewide step to a future of zero-energy houses with the ...

Part II: How Lackluster Grid Maintenance Jeopardizes California's Green Energy Future - Forbes
2/8/2019 3:00:00 AM
Part II: How Lackluster Grid Maintenance Jeopardizes California's Green Energy Future    Forbes In Part I of this story, I examined the factors that led to California's now infamous 'Camp Fire' and the bankruptcy of the state's largest utility, Pacific Gas and ...

‘A statewide problem.’ How PG&E’s bankruptcy could soil California’s green-energy movement - Sacramento Bee
1/31/2019 3:00:00 AM
‘A statewide problem.’ How PG&E’s bankruptcy could soil California’s green-energy movement    Sacramento Bee PG&E's Chapter 11 bankruptcy could hurt the utility and California's efforts to increase renewable energy and battle climate change. The company could sever ...

Are California’s solar and wind projects at risk in PG&E bankruptcy? - The Mercury News
1/30/2019 3:00:00 AM
Are California’s solar and wind projects at risk in PG&E bankruptcy?    The Mercury News California has the most far-reaching renewable energy laws in the United States. But this week's bankruptcy filing by the state's biggest electric utility, PG&E, ...

California set a goal of 100% clean energy, and now other states may follow its lead - Los Angeles Times
1/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
California set a goal of 100% clean energy, and now other states may follow its lead    Los Angeles Times It's been less than four months since California committed to getting all of its electricity from climate-friendly sources by 2045. But the idea is already catching on ...

Is California going the way of Germany when it comes to energy? - Los Angeles Times
11/11/2018 3:00:00 AM
Is California going the way of Germany when it comes to energy?    Los Angeles Times Germany's ambitious energy transformation has not resulted in the vast reductions in greenhouse gas emissions that were expected. Is California headed in a ...

California's New 100% Green Energy Target May Do More Harm Than Good - Forbes
9/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
California's New 100% Green Energy Target May Do More Harm Than Good    Forbes California's plan to eliminate fossil fuels from the state's power sector by 2045 could lead to a host of economic and environmental consequences.

California Sets Goal Of 100 Percent Clean Electric Power By 2045 - NPR
9/10/2018 3:00:00 AM
California Sets Goal Of 100 Percent Clean Electric Power By 2045    NPR Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill mandating that ambitious goal on Monday. He also issued an executive order calling for statewide carbon neutrality by the same ...

Why 100 Percent Clean Energy in California is Gonna Be Tricky - KQED
9/10/2018 3:00:00 AM
Why 100 Percent Clean Energy in California is Gonna Be Tricky    KQED Governor Jerry Brown just signed the landmark law requiring 100 percent clean energy by 2045. So why isn't the fossil fuel industry more scared?

An all-renewable energy grid ‘definitely feasible’ for California. But at what cost? - Merced Sun-Star
8/29/2018 3:00:00 AM
An all-renewable energy grid ‘definitely feasible’ for California. But at what cost?    Merced Sun-Star California electric utilities will face hurdles in generating all their power from renewable energy. The Legislature passed SB 100 on Wednesday, mandating ...