Local School Districts to Receive Funding for Electric School Buses

Central Coast Community Energy (CCCE) has signed a letter of intent (LOI) with five local school districts to help fund the purchase of nine new electric school buses, including five buses for the Salinas City Elementary School District. CCCE’s Electric School Bus Program will contribute up to $200,000 per bus to support each school district’s drive toward a cleaner energy future by replacing diesel, a known carcinogen, with clean-running electric power.

Post referenced from May 2022 Newsletter: https://conta.cc/3wBdCXI 

CCCE Supports All-Electric Affordable Housing in Santa Cruz

As a project funder, Central Coast Community Energy (CCCE) celebrated the groundbreaking of a new all-electric affordable housing project, 1500 Capitola Road, located in the Live Oak area of Santa Cruz, together with MidPen Housing and other supporting agencies.  CCCE’s New Construction Electrification Program gave $142,500 to the project to support building more energy-efficient and healthier housing for low-income Californians. The program supports local housing developers with the transition from traditional fuel building design to all-electric buildings. All units in this new housing project will have electric ranges, electric heat pump water heaters, and electric space heating and cooling.

Post referenced from May 2022 Newsletter: https://conta.cc/3wBdCXI