Program Information

Building Initiative for Low-Emissions Development Program

Building Initiative for Low-Emissions Development (BUILD) Program is building decarbonization program.

California Automated Permit Processing Program - CalAPP

Grant funding program to assist local governments with establishing online solar permitting.

Desert Renewable Energy Conservation Plan

At the turn of this century, California received only 11 percent of its energy from renewable sources.

Energy Conservation Assistance Act

Two types of efficiency low-interest loans to cities; counties; special districts; and public schools, colleges, hospitals, and care institutions.

Energy Innovation Ecosystem

The Energy Innovation Ecosystem provides networking, funding, and other support to help advance clean energy in innovation.

Environmental and Engineering Services

Expert environmental and engineering analyses are essential to creating a safe, reliable, and resilient renewable energy system.

Geothermal Grant and Loan Program

Learn about the California Energy Commission’s Geothermal Grant and Loan Program.

New Solar Homes Partnership Program - NSHP

The Energy Commission’s New Solar Homes Partnership program supports the installation of solar energy systems on rooftops throughout California.

Power Source Disclosure

Power Source Disclosure provides a power content label for every utility in California that is distributed to all CA ratepayers.

Renewable Energy for Agriculture Program

California Energy Commission’s Renewable Energy for Agriculture Program offers grants encouraging the installation of renewable energy technologies.

Renewables Portfolio Standard - RPS

The Renewables Portfolio Standard (RPS) is one of California’s key programs for advancing renewable energy.

Solar Equipment Lists

Review listings of solar equipment that meet established national safety and performance standards.

Learn more about Renewable Energy Programs.

Related Information

Funding Renewable Energy

Program funding empowers renewable energy progress in California through incentives, grants, and other financial opportunities.

Offshore Renewable Energy

Offshore wind is poised to play a large role in helping California meet its renewable energy goals.

Renewable Energy Resources

Learn more about renewable resources such as solar, wind, geothermal, and hydroelectricity.

Solar Energy

Learn more about solar energy in California.