RePower Hour

The RePower Hour is a monthly series of lectures and presentations started in February of 2020 designed to answer Humboldt County’s critical energy questions. For more information on speaker series topics, please contact the Redwood Coast Energy Authority Community Strategies Manager, Nancy Stephenson, at (707) 269-1700 ext. 352 or nstephenson@redwoodenergy.org.

Battery Storage Basics - Round 2

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Due to popular demand, we are repeating our “Battery Storage Basics” presentation on Tuesday, Feb. 25, from 5:30-7:00 p.m., at the Wharfinger Building, 1 Marina Way, Eureka. (new location). There will be additional time and space for Q&A and visiting the vendors.

Please RSVP to reserve your seat – nstephenson@redwoodenergy.org. or (707) 269-1700.

Since the recent Public Safety Power Shutoffs, Humboldt County residents have been asking how they can make their homes and businesses more energy resilient, how they can utilize the electricity from their solar panels when the grid is down, how vehicle to home storage solutions work, and where to start when investing in a battery storage system. The Redwood Coast Energy Authority will again address these questions at a second public workshop on battery storage systems.

Battery Storage Basics - Building resilience in Humboldt County

Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Since the recent Public Safety Power Shutoffs, Humboldt County residents have been asking how they can make their homes and businesses more energy resilient, how they can utilize the electricity from their solar panels when the grid is down, how vehicle to home storage solutions work, and where to start when investing in a battery storage system.

The Redwood Coast Energy Authority (RCEA) will address these questions at a public workshop on battery storage systems on Tuesday, Feb. 4, from 5:30-6:30 p.m., upstairs in room 203 at the Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center, 921 Waterfront Dr., Eureka.

Future events

We are still confirming our upcoming RePower Hour Series details, but the following topics are being considered:

  • Electrify Your Home – How to Get Off of Fossil Fuels
  • Our Local Grid and Renewable Energy Projects
  • Go Solar with Net Energy Metering
  • Electric Vehicle Buying 101
  • Microgrids – Humboldt County 
  • Vehicle-to-Home Charging – Resiliency and additional options
  • Residential Customer Programs 
  • Ebikes, Trails, Public Transit and Alternative Transportation
  • RePower Humboldt, “What’s the Plan?”
  • PG&E – PSPS, Bankruptcy and the rise of Community Choice Energy Programs
  • Time of Use Transition – Save money by shifting your use away from high-priced time periods toward periods when low cost renewables are in greater supply on utility systems.
  • Environmental Justice – How can we insure the fair treatment of all members of our community when making local energy-related decisions?
  • Title 24 – California’s energy code designed to reduce wasteful and unnecessary energy consumption.
  • California’s Renewable Portfolio Standard -Regulations requiring increased production of energy from renewable energy sources.
  • EV Charging Stations – Buying one for your home, business and utilizing a regional network
  • Business Energy Efficiency Upgrades

For feedback and suggestions, please email Nancy Stephenson at nstephenson@redwoodenergy.org or call (707) 269-1700 ext 352

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