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Community Energy Champions Grant Opportunity

posted Mar 1, 2011, 3:05 PM by Sun Secretary   [ updated Mar 1, 2011, 4:59 PM ]
Attend a workshop and apply to be a Community Energy Champion

Would you like your community to be more energy aware? If you have creative ideas and want to be an energy champion for your community, come to a workshop and apply for a grant.


Non profit award recipients are eligible to receive between $10,000 and $25,000 and

Local government agency award recipients between $15,000 and $30,000.

Total available for all grants is $332,500.



Workshops are being offered in four locations around Silicon Valley to:

  • walk applicants through the grant program,
  • offer helpful hints, and 
  • answer questions.

Light refreshments will be provided.


Register for a workshop near you by clicking on a link below:


March 8th 9:30-11:00am @ San Jose City Hall - Wing Rooms 118-119

Register me for the workshop at San Jose City Hall 


March 8th 3:00-4:30 pm @ Mountain View Library

Register me for the workshop in Mountain View 


March 9th 3:30-5:00 pm @ Morgan Hill Community & Cultural Center

Register me for the workshop in Morgan Hill 


March 10th 3:00-4:30pm @ Camden Community Center

Register me for the workshop at the Camden Community Center 



The grant cycle opens today, February 22, 2011, and closes at 5:00pm on April 12, 2011.  Go to  Silicon Valley Energy Watch for application instructions.


The program is funded by California utility customers and administered by Pacific Gas and Electric Company, under the auspices of the California Public Utilities Commission."PG&E" refers to Pacific Gas and Electric Company, a subsidiary of PG&E Corporation. ©2011 Pacific Gas and Electric Company. All rights reserved.

Sun Secretary,
Mar 1, 2011, 4:35 PM