California-DC Event Information – May 19, 2009

To expand communication between Washington and California, the California Institute provides periodic bulletins, briefings, and other information regarding current activity on Capitol Hill and throughout Washington that affects our state.

Capitol Hill Briefing: California’s Energy Efficiency Initiatives — Past, Present And Future

Tuesday, May 19, 2009
3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
2175 Rayburn House Office Building
Washington, DC



National efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and transition to a clean energy economy are front and center for the 111th Congress. Energy efficiency is widely recognized as a cost-effective tool for achieving these objectives. California has, and continues to pursue, innovative approaches to accelerating the adoption of energy efficient technologies into the marketplace. It is timely to share and understand California’s experiences as Congress and other States consider energy efficiency and climate legislation.

The UC Davis Energy Efficiency Center (UC Davis EEC) serves as a nexus for a wide array of stakeholders in the energy efficiency sector. Senior-level representatives from the public and private sectors serving on the UC Davis EEC Board of Advisors will provide various perspectives regarding California’s experiences and programs.

For more information contact Pilar Rivera, UC Davis Government and Community Relations ( [email protected] or 530-752-9795)

There is no cost to attend. For assessing compliance with Congressional gift ban rules, note that the California Institute is a 501(c)(3) charitable nonprofit organization that employs no lobbyists, and we anticipate this will be a widely-attended event.

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