Solar Workshop (2018)

Solar Energy In Cities: Increasing Rooftop Saturation

Thursday, March 8, 2018 8:00 am – noon

Hosted by the City of Martinez
30 Muir Road in the ZA Room

Workshop Details


  • Introduction: Lynda Deschambault, Director, 4CL
  • Welcome: Maureen Toms, Contra Costa County
  • Terra Weeks, Advisor to Commissioner Hochschild, CA Energy Commission; Ken Rider, Technical Advisor — Big Picture: SB 350 Clean Energy and Pollution Reduction Act: CA Attainment of Goals; including 2019 updates to the CA Green Building Code: mandatory solar.
  • Bridging State Policy to Local Implementation:
  • Bryan Raymond, Diablo Solar — Working with Local Governments; Case Studies in Contra Costa County, online solar permitting process
  • Local Government Perspectives:
    • Amanda Booth, City of San Pablo — San Pablo-GRID Alternatives Partnership
    • City by City Solar Scorecard presented by Ian Laettner, 4CL
    • JR Killigrew, MCE — What are the benefits and offerings for solar customers and cities who adopted MCE?