APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Conservation and Development Director, or designee, to execute a contract amendment with Energy Council, a joint exercise of powers agency, to increase the payment to the County by $45,000 to a new payment limit of $85,000, and to extend the term of the contract from December 31, 2017 through December 31, 2018, for the County’s continued work in connection with East Bay Energy Watch.
There will be no impact to the General Fund. The funding provided by this contract will cover Department of Conservation and Development (DCD) staff time costs associated with assisting PG&E and the Energy Council with its East Bay Energy Watch (EBEW) Local Government Partnership Program for calendar year 2018. 100% Energy Watch Funding.
East Bay Energy Watch (EBEW) is a Local Government Partnership (LGP) collaboration between PG&E, local governments, non-profit and for-profit service providers in the East Bay providing energy efficiency solutions for residents and businesses in communities throughout Alameda and Contra Costa Counties. EBEW is one of over twenty Energy Watch LGPs administered by PG&E and funded by California utility