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KSBWMarch 15, 2019

"Project Sunshine" debuts on Central Coast

KION March 15, 2019

Watsonville family gets free solar panels installed

RTO Insider February 28, 2019

Calif. Needs far more Storage to Decarbonize, Panelists Say

Good Times Santa Cruz February 26, 2019

Report Argues For Offshore Wind Farm on Central Coast

Green Tech Media February 25, 2019

Busting the Myth That CCAs Don’t Sign Long-Term Renewable Energy Contracts

New Times San Luis Obispo February 21, 2019

SLO plans new building codes, programs to curb emissions

Monterey County Weekly February 14, 2019

As PG&E begins bankruptcy proceedings, Monterey Bay Community Power gauges uncertainty

KION January 16, 2019

PG&E Bankruptcy and MBCP Rebate

KSCO News December 27, 2018

Small Rebate for MBCP Customers

Benito Link December 26, 2018

Monterey Bay Community Power says rebates expected to total $4 million

Medium December 13, 2018

Entrepreneurs Tackling Climate Change: “We all need to work much harder to find a universal motivation for the change we want to see” with Amine Rahal and Julie Packard, Co-Founder of Monterey Bay Aquarium

The Tribune December 06, 2018

SLO, Morro Bay will offer carbon-free energy by 2020 — thanks to a new partnership

Paso Robles Daily News December 06, 2018

San Luis Obispo, Morro Bay partner with Monterey Bay Community Power

Monterey Herald November 21, 2018

Monterey Bay Community Power Signs On To New Solar Agreements

San Benito Live November 2, 2018

Monterey Bay Community Power Announces Solar Deals

Santa Cruz Sentinel October 20, 2018

What's With Change to Power Bills?

Monterey Herald October 15, 2018

Revised PG&E ‘exit fee’ impact to vary on MB community power, customers

KSBW October 12, 2018

Clean power could mean higher electricity rates

Capitola Patch October 3, 2018

County Recognized for Monterey Bay Community Power

BenitoLink September 27, 2018

Monterey Bay Community Power pays off startup loan ahead of schedule

KION September 10, 2018

More Cars Going Electric On The Central Coast

Santa Cruz Sentinel August 25, 2018

Bruce McPherson Honored As Ocean Hero

Santa Cruz Chamber of Commerce August 8, 2018

Success Abound for Monterey Bay Community Power

Benito Link August 2, 2018

Monterey Bay Community Power strikes major renewable energy deal during first year of operation

Monterey Herald August 1, 2018

Monterey Bay Community Power signs deal for wind power from New Mexico

Benito Link July 17, 2018

Monterey Bay Community Power announces enrollment for MBprime program

Santa Cruz Sentinel July 15, 2018

Photo of the Day - Community Power

Good Times July 10, 2018

Ready to party, Monterey Bay Community Power is enrolling

KRML 102.1's Pub Talk Live June 27, 2018

Monterey Bay Community Power sits down with KRML at Pub Talk Broadcast (from minute mark 48.05)

The Monterey Herald June 22, 2018

Monterey Bay Community Power set to add residential service

Monterey County Weekly June 21, 2018

COVER STORY: TURNED ON For the first time, local customers have an alternative to PG&E as Monterey Bay Community Power comes online

KION June 6, 2018

MONTEREY BAY COMMUNITY POWER FIRST ANNUAL MONTEREY CLEAN AIR FAIR

Santa Cruz Sentinel June 4, 2018

Carbon-free, locally controlled: Monterey Bay Community Power coming to homes in July

Foolish Times June 2018

Launching Monterey Bay Community Power by Steve McShane

BenitoLink: May 23, 2018

Frequently Asked Questions for Monterey Bay Community Power

KSBW: May 17, 2018

Monterey Bay Community Power hosts public forum

KION: May 14, 2018

New power in play for Central Coast electricity

Monterey Herald: May 7, 2018

Business Digest: Monterey Bay Community Power hosts Tuesday forum

Press Banner: May 2, 2018

Monterey Bay Community Power begins residential service in July

Santa Cruz Sentinel April 16, 2018

Monterey Bay Community Power hosts Tuesday forum

Benito Link: April 10, 2018

Monterey Bay Community Power to implement Community Advisory Council

Press Banner: April 5, 2018

SC County: a gold standard for innovative programs 

Capitola Advocate: March 20, 2018

MBCP's Tom Habashi Powers Capitola's Green Energy 

Free Lance San Benito: March 8, 2018

Clean power on its way to San Benito

Monterey Bay Herald: March 4, 2018

Monterey Bay Community Power: Green energy agency bolstered by regional cooperation

Monterey Bay Herald: March 1, 2018

Monterey Bay Community Power agency marks start of 'clean energy' service

KAZU: March 1, 2018

Monterey Bay Community Power Turns On Today

Salinas Californian: December 29, 2017

PG&E customers to be enrolled with renewable energy nonprofit next year

BenitoLink: December 20, 2017

Monterey Bay Community Power charges ahead

Planet Watch Radio: November 5, 2017

Broadcast (from minute mark 9:17)

Santa Cruz Sentinel: September 15, 2017

Bills seen as threat to Monterey Bay Community Power stall in legislature

Santa Cruz Sentinel: September 12, 2017

Local power projects in peril

Press Banner: July 28, 2017

Community Power group names first CEO as interim

Santa Cruz Sentinel: July 28, 2017

Monterey Bay Community Power hires interim CEO

Santa Cruz Sentinel Business Digest: July 27, 2017

Tom Habashi to head Monterey Bay Community Power

Register-Pajaronian: July 24, 2017

Monterey Bay Community Power selects CEO

Good Times: April 19, 2017

King City Backs Out of Monterey Bay CCE

March 15, 2019

Out-of-State Energy Providers Knocking on Doors and Preying on Tri-County Residents
Misinformation and Hidden Costs Push the Limits of Consumer Protection Laws While Misconstruing Benefits of Tri-County’s Own, Local Electricity Provider


December 12, 2018

MONTEREY BAY COMMUNITY POWER (MBCP) DELIVERS OVER $4 MILLION IN COST SAVINGS THROUGH 2018 REBATES
DECEMBER ELECTRICITY BILLS REVEAL BILL CREDITS, ADDING TO TANGIBLE BENEFITS MBCP PROVIDES TRI-COUNTY BUSINESSES AND RESIDENTS


December 5, 2018

CITIES OF SAN LUIS OBISPO AND MORRO BAY TO JOIN MONTEREY BAY COMMUNITY POWER (MBCP)
New Member Agencies Partner With MBCP To Fasttrack Climate Action Goals and Provide Economic and Environmental Benefits to the Central Coast


November 1, 2018

MONTEREY BAY COMMUNITY POWER SIGNS CONTRACT FOR CALIFORNIA’S LARGEST SOLAR-PLUS STORAGE PROJECT
New Renewable Energy Developments Will Contribute to a 12% Increase in U.S. Storage Capacity


September 8, 2018

AHEAD OF SCHEDULE AND BEYOND EXPECTATIONS – MBCP PAYS OFF STARTUP LOAN AND SUCCESSFULLY ENROLLS CUSTOMERS IN MONTEREY BAY COMMUNITY POWER:
Fiscal Responsibility, Community Outreach and Innovative Energy Procurement Put Tri-County's Newest Public Agency in Good Standing with Customers, Cities, Counties and State


August 1, 2018

MONTEREY BAY COMMUNITY POWER STRIKES MAJOR RENEWABLE ENERGY DEAL DURING FIRST YEAR OF OPERATION:
Community Choice Energy Agency Makes Long-Term Wind Energy Investment


June 27, 2018

MONTEREY BAY COMMUNITY POWER TO LAUNCH RESIDENTIAL SERVICE AND NEW, 100% RENEWABLE SERVICE OFFERING FOR ALL CUSTOMERS
Mayor Terrazas to proclaim July 1, 2018 as Monterey Bay Community Power Day


June 7, 2018

MONTEREY BAY COMMUNITY POWER ANNOUNCES, “GO LOCAL” REQUEST FOR OFFERS (RFO):
Local Renewable Generation and Energy Storage Projects


May 7, 2018

Monterey Bay Community Power Announces 100% Eligible Renewable Energy Option with MBprime Service Offering

April 10, 2018

Monterey Bay Community Power Rolls Out Community Advisory Council

February 22, 2018

Monterey Bay Community Power to Commemorate "Turning On"Green Energy for Tri-County Area

July 24, 2017

Monterey Bay Community Power selects top California community energy expert Tom Habashi as first CEO