Clean Energy Alliance focuses on the goals of the climate action plan
Green. To do the housework. Bound.
Clean Energy Alliance (CEA) is a joint power authority formed by the cities of Carlsbad, Del Mar and Solana Beach to manage a Community Choice Energy program within their communities.
Like the people who live and work in its North San Diego County service territory, CEA is environmentally conscious, civic and intellectually curious.
ACE’s progressive perspective on achieving the objectives of the climate action plan of its participating municipalities is anchored in local control. Elected officials from the cities of Carlsbad, Del Mar and Solana Beach – all directly accountable to the residents who chose them – lead the CEA and oversee financial and programmatic decisions.
Each member city has equal voting power and an equal vote. Board meetings are open to the public, ensuring community engagement, frank dialogue and transparent action.
Formed in November 2019, the CEA is locally controlled and supported by taxpayers, without taxpayer subsidy. As a Joint Competence Authority, the CEA is a legal entity separate from its member cities; The CEA’s budget is separate from the general funds of its member cities.
On May 1, 2021, ACE will begin providing energy services, providing residents and businesses with cleaner energy, helping its member communities reduce greenhouse gas emissions and meet their plan’s goals. climate action.
Under California state law, residents and businesses of Carlsbad, Del Mar and Solana Beach will automatically be enrolled in CEA’s Clean Impact Plus power mix at 50% renewable and 75% carbon-free.
Customers can choose to choose 100% renewable energy sources, opt out 50% renewable energy sources, or opt out and return to San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG & E) for energy sources. less renewable energy.
Customers with self-generation systems such as rooftop solar are automatically enrolled in CEA’s personal impact net energy metering program, which offers greater compensation for systems that produce more electricity than they do. do not consume.
Solana Energy Alliance (SEA) customers will switch to CEA in May. Once its clients are fully transferred to CEA, Solana Beach will no longer operate SEA.
The CEA is a powerful new asset for accelerating the transition from dirty fossil fuels to clean renewable energies. Maximizing the supply of carbon-free energy is its objective.
By accelerating investments in renewable energy infrastructure and energy efficiency programs, the CEA will create regional jobs and cultivate resilient communities.
The CEA’s service territory includes not only a solid base of residential customers, but also a flourishing commercial and industrial sector with high-tech, life sciences, sports and technology clusters that will greatly benefit from the savings rate. planned in relation to the local utility owned by investors.
The CEA pursues innovation with diligence and integrity.
For more information, please visit thecleanenergyalliance.org, email [email protected] or call (833) 232-3110.