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E-News Blast, No. 19, August 17, 2009

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HEADS UP - CITIES AND COUNTIES
EECBG Funding Letters of Intent Due This Week

Attention cities and counties - ready to receive your ARRA funds? You should have received your form with the Statement of Intent to Apply. Check the box on the simple one-page form - "Yes" if you intend to apply for EECB Grant funds or "No" if you will not be participating. Return the completed and signed form to the Energy Commission by Friday, August 21 to:

California Energy Commission
Attn: EECBG Program
1516 Ninth Street, MS-42
Sacramento, CA 95814

Do you also know that as a public entity receiving federal funds you must comply with the Single Audit Act and Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Circular A-133? For more information regarding how to make sure your city or county is in compliance with the Single Audit Act please go to: [www.energy.ca.gov/recovery/documents/2009-08-17_OMB_A-133_The_Single_Audit_Act.pdf] (PDF file).


NEXT WEEK - SEP INFORMATION MEETING

Missed all the workshops on the State Energy Program? Catch the L.A. informational workshop on the SEP Guidelines. Can't attend in person? Sign up for the WebEX Internet webcast at: [https://energy.webex.com/energy/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=928632431]

FRIDAY, AUGUST 28, 2009
1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
John Ferraro Council Chamber
Room 340, City Hall
200 North Spring Street
Los Angeles, California 90012

For agenda and notice information click [www.energy.ca.gov/stimulus/documents/]


CHECK OUT GREEN JOB INFO
Updated Partner Database

Still looking for your perfect partner? Information on green jobs partners has been updated. Now you can search for green jobs partners in our database. Click [www.energy.ca.gov/greenjobs/partnership2.php]


Clean Energy Summit Presentations On-Line

If you missed the Clean Energy Summit held on August 10 and 12, the PowerPoint presentations and Webex recordings are now available on the Green Jobs website at: www.energy.ca.gov/greenjobs/meetings/].

Q&A's from the Clean Energy Summit will be posted soon at EDD Web site [www.edd.ca.gov/Jobs_and_Training/WDSFP_Workforce_Development_Solicitations_for_Proposals.htm]


Your Seats are Warming Up - Attend A Regional Clean Energy Forum

Applicants for the Clean Energy Workforce Training Program Solicitation for Proposal are scheduling Clean Energy Forums around the state. Learn more about green workforce development by attending a regional forum. Go to [www.energy.ca.gov/greenjobs/forums2.php] to find one in your area.


Don't Wait - Solicitation Deadline Approaching

Wanted: Partnership ideas for energy job training. Proposals for the $23 million Clean Energy Workforce Training Program are due to the Employment Development Department by 3 p.m. on September 9, 2009. Check out the Solicitation at EDD's web site at: [www.edd.ca.gov/Jobs_and_Training/WDSFP_Workforce_Development_Solicitations_for_Proposals.htm].


DOE FOA - 24/7

Looking for a quick read that lists all the competitive and state/local U.S. Deopartment of Energy Funding Opportunity Announcements? Look no further this up-to-date list makes finding each DOE FOA quick and easy. Plowing through the FOAs? You're on your own. [www.energy.gov/recovery/funding.htm]


ENERGY PROGRAMS SUMMARY

Looking for a thumbnail update on the ARRA energy-related programs? Check out the weekly updated Summary at (PDF file)



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