Community Choice Timeline

Goal: North County Coastal Communty Choice Energy

  • Still to be Done

    Roll out operations

  • Clean Energy Alliance files implementation plan with CPUC

    Filing puts CEA on track to launch in 2021

  • San Diego Community Power files implementation plan with CPUC

    Filing puts SDCP on track to launch in 2021

  • San Diego Regional CCE adopts name as San Diego Community Power (SDCP)

    Meeting in Chula Vista, the SDCP Board elects Joe Mosca (Encinitas) as Chair for the first year

  • First Meeting of North Coastal CCE

    Carlsbad, Del Mar, and Solana Beach adopt Clean Energy Alliance (CEA) as the official name of the JPA; Cori Schumacher (Carlsbad) is elected Chair

  • Inagural Meeting of San Diego Regional CCE

    Reps of 5 cities meet in La Mesa, review implementation plan

  • Del Mar Votes to Join Carlsbad/Solana Beach JPA

    Solana Beach will merge their CCE with the new JPA

  • Encinitas Votes to Join Regional CCE

    City of San Diego's regional JPA also includes La Mesa, Chula Vista, and Imperial Beach

  • Carlsbad Votes to Form Local CCE

    Carlsbad takes lead in forming a new Joint Powers Authority (JPA)

  • Governance Report Delivered to Cities

    Finds options of local formation or joining San Diego's regional CCE both feasible

  • Oceanside City Council Resolves to Explore a CCE Program

    By unanimous vote

  • Del Mar, Carlsbad, & Encinitas Declare Intent to Form a CCE Program

    Technical Study finalized. Also, agree to cost sharing of legal council on formation

  • CCE Draft Technical Study Accepted by Encinitas, Carlsbad, & Del Mar City Councils

    Study to be under review in public meetings. Also, EES consulting contract extended to advise on governance models

  • CCE Technical Study Delivered to Cities

    currently under review

  • Contract for CCE Technical Study Awarded

    To EES Consulting, Kirkland WA

  • Request for Proposal for CCE Technical Study Issued

    Consulting firms have until October 13 to respond.

  • Carlsbad Votes for CCE Technical Study

    City Council unanimously approves to participate in technical study.

  • Encinitas Votes for CCE Technical Study

    City Council unanimously approves to participate in technical study.

  • Del Mar Votes for CCE Technical Study

    City Council unanimously approves to participate in technical study.

  • Draft Proposal Sent to Cities

    Cities are to respond by June 30 to draft proposal to jointly conduct a technical study.

  • Encinitas Subcommittee Sets CCE Schedule

    Proposal for cities to jointly commission a technical study ready for consideration by each city in 4-6 weeks.

  • Encinitas Council CCE Subcommittee

    Mayor Blakespear and Council Member Boerner Horvath appointed to CCE subcommittee.

  • Cities Staff-2nd Meeting

    City staffers work on defining Request for Proposal.

  • Cities Staff-1st Meeting

    Staff from Cities jointly meet to plan CCE study and creation.

  • Del Mar Passes CCE Resolution

    A resolution of intent to study a CCE is required to obtain electricity customer data from SDG&E. Resolution passes unanimously.

  • Oceanside Passes CCE Resolution

    A resolution of intent to study a CCE passes unanimously.

  • Encinitas Passes CCE Resolution

    A resolution of intent to study a CCE passes unanimously.

  • Cities Jointly meet to Explore CCE

    Encinitas subcommittee invites other cities to explore a Joint Powers Authority. Representatives from Del Mar, Solana Beach, Carlsbad, Escondido, Oceanside, and Poway attend.

  • Encinitas Subcommittee 1st Meeting

    Council members Lisa Shaffer and Mark Muir meet with stakeholders to define goals of CCE effort.