Local Clean Energy

Clean Energy & Local Self-Reliance

Choice & Competition

Community choice aggregation provides choice and enables market competition for ratepayers resulting in better service for the residents of SLO County, whichever power provider they choose.

Clean Energy & Local Self-Reliance

Long Term Electrical Rate Stability

Once renewable energy is installed the sunlight provides a hedge against the increasing cost of other, more volatile, energy sources.

Clean Energy & Local Self-Reliance

Local Control & Accountability

CCAs operate as business entities that are focused on community benefits and directed by local elected officials, which ensures accountability, transparency, and opportunities for public participation. Investor-owned utilities are accountable to shareholders and operate to maximize profit. Within a CCA, customers can choose to continue purchasing their power from PG&E.

Clean Energy & Local Self-Reliance

Local Jobs and a Strong Economy

Local clean energy creates careers that are fulfilling, financially rewarding, can sustain families, and build a stronger more prosperous community.

Clean Energy & Local Self-Reliance

Clean Energy & Local Self-Reliance

We can develop local renewable energy resources to meet our own needs and export clean power to more heavily populated counties. CCAs are able to lead the transition to a cleaner, more reliable, and resilient energy system.