Contact Us
To Help Transform Your Community's CCA Program
“’If successful, these programs will be world leaders in climate action and green-power development,’ said Paul Fenn, the chief executive of a San Francisco-based company, Local Power, who wrote the original 2002 legislation that opened the door for local communities to procure their own power.”
The New York Times, 2009
"Fenn has spent his career fighting to green our energy supply by transforming the industry’s structure, creating Community Choice Aggregation, or CCA, which lets a locality take over the sourcing of its own power. CCA may be reaching a tipping point in California:
Fast Company, 2008
(Continued) "More than 50 communities, representing 20% of the state’s privately provided electric load, are in the process of implementing the program, aiming to deliver 100% renewable electricity in Marin County, for instance, and 51% in San Francisco. ”
Fast Company, 2008
'(CCA) version 3.0 is ‘a profoundly different approach, an energy transformation,’ that represents the renaissance of CCAs, Fenn said. It is based on local solar, storage and energy efficiency, plus other distributed renewables, and focuses on load shaving and reform. But the approach only exists in California, having just emerged within the last year or two, said Fenn.”
- Utility Dive, 2019
Contact The Local Green New Deal Project
Staff in New England and California
Julia Peters
Co-founder & Community Organizer
Charles Schultz
Research Director
Paul Fenn
Co-founder & President
Please Contact Us Today
Phone   (413) 268-2272 (East Coast U.S.)
Email    peters (at)
Mail      91 Mountain Street
              Haydenville, MA 01039