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File #: 20-412    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 5/7/2020 Departments: COUNTY MANAGER: OFFICE OF SUSTAINABILITY
On agenda: 6/23/2020 Final action: 6/23/2020
Title: Adopt a resolution approving an agreement with the City/County Association of Governments for the County to manage and staff the San Mateo County Energy Watch Program, for the term of July 1, 2020, through July 31, 2023, in the amount of $476,980.
Attachments: 1. 20200623_r_CCAG SMCEW Contract, 2. 20200623_a_CCAG - PG&E Contract, 3. 20200623_a_County - C/CAG Agreement
Special Notice / Hearing: None__
Vote Required: Majority

To: Honorable Board of Supervisors
From: Carolyn Bloede, Director, Office of Sustainability
Subject: Agreement with the City/County Association of Governments for the San Mateo County Energy Watch Program

RECOMMENDATION:
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Adopt a resolution approving an agreement with the City/County Association of Governments for the County to manage and staff the San Mateo County Energy Watch Program, for the term of July 1, 2020, through July 31, 2023, in the amount of $476,980.

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BACKGROUND:
Under the auspices of the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) offers Local Government Partnership (LGP) programs that use public goods funds paid by ratepayers on utility bills to fund energy efficiency projects in the PG&E service areas of the local government's jurisdiction. The City/County Association of Governments (C/CAG) has been the LGP in San Mateo County since 2009.

On December 9, 2008, your Board authorized the initial execution of an Agreement between the County and C/CAG, for the County to provide staff services for the newly-established San Mateo County Energy Watch Program (SMCEW) from October 9, 2008, through March 31, 2011, in the amount of $750,000. Your board authorized similar agreements from 2012 through June 2020 program cycles. The current Agreement expires on June 30, 2020.

The SMCEW program has consistently met established energy-savings goals as set forth by PG&E. In 2019, the CPUC and PG&E modified the LGP program, shifting goals from energy savings to number of customer contacts and resulting projects referred to implementors.

DISCUSSION:
C/CAG has executed a LGP contract with PG&E to implement the SMCEW program for fiscal years 2020-21 through 2022-23. The proposed agreement between C/CAG and the County is subsequent to the LGP contract between C/CAG and PG&E.

This proposed agreement between C/CAG and the County req...

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