CALIFORNIA ENERGY COMMISSION
2002 Consumer Education Subaccount
Program Opportunity Notice Grant Solicitation for
Renewable Energy Consumer Education Program
(Grants Approved August 28, 2002)

Project Descriptions Below

Company Name

Project Title (description)

Contact Name
s Phone/Email

Funding Requested

Match Fund

Project Duration

Scott Alan Cronk

Sonny & Friends (School) — A children's educational video series for TV, the Internet and schools. The video will educate children ages 8 — 14 on renewable energy topics. It will be available in English and Spanish languages. Ten short (30 seconds to 2 minutes) educational videos will be produced and distributed.

Scott Cronk

707-546-6919

scott@ebike.net

$75,840

$88,740

(117%)

12 months

The Rahus Institute

Solar Schoolhouse (School) — Facilitate installation of PV systems at schools and provide hands-on curriculum through teacher training workshops.

Tor Allen

925-370-7262

tor@rahus.org

$99,500

$115,000

(116%)

October 1, 2002 to September 30, 2003

American Wind Energy Association

Small Wind Turbine County Siting Outreach (Public Entity) — Develop and distribute a small wind siting handbook that focuses on educating county officials, staff and consumers about identifying appropriate locations for small wind turbines and addressing permitting and zoning issues to help overcome siting barriers.

Heather Rhoads-Weaver

206-328-2441

smallwind@awea.org

$49,696

$17,782

(36%)

October 1, 2002 to September 30, 2003

Energy Solutions

ReNew Construction (New Construction) — Provide generic and customized information about renewable electricity options to developers, architects and engineers in the project planning or design stage. Develop a "Renewable Energy New Construction Tool Kit", two case studies, provide technical assistance to design projects, brochure and outreach campaign aimed at Green Building design professionals.

Terry O'Sullivan

510-482-4420

terry@energy-solution.com

$100,000

$126,991

(127%)

October 1, 2002 to September 30, 2003

Real Goods Solar Living Institute

Solar Living Institute Installer Training Program (New Construction) — Educate electricians in solar installations focusing on contractors targeting those involved with affordable housing agencies and organizations and the development of low-income housing. Hold classes all over California.

Russell Sewell

707-744-1527

russell.sewell@rgisl.org

$85,167

$57,775

(68%)

September 1, 2002 to August 30, 2003

Twin Pines Cooperative Foundation

Reducing Energy Costs Roof By Roof: PV for the Non-profit and Cooperative Affordable Housing Industry (Events) — Produce a workshop and solar tours for non-profit housing industry professionals. Develop a booklet that will provide the attendees information on how to successfully include renewable technology in their development and redevelopment projects.

Cathy Murnighan

530-753-2667

murnighan@attbi.net

$14,803

$8,010

(54%)

November 1, 2002 to October 30, 2003

Global Possibilities

Solar Home Tour 2002 (Event) — Host the Solar Home Tour in Los Angeles area. Attendees include consumers, architects, designers, environmental organizations, builders, contractors and developers.

Carolyn Ward

310-656-1970

carolyn@globalpossibilities.org

$14,802

$14,350

(97%)

12 months

Scott Alan Cronk

CalEnergy.org (Advertising) — Enhancement of the established internet website. Develop new information and related tools. Modify Contractor database, enhance photo gallery, and improve navigation and graphics. The website will be advertised through Internet, television (FOX40) and media/public relations.

Scott Cronk

707-546-6919

scott@calenergy.org

$53,010

$57,040

(108%)

12 months

TOTAL

   

$492,818

$485,688

(99%)

 

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Project Descriptions & Project Status

AMERICAN WIND ENERGY ASSOCIATION

Updated: October 9, 2003


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ENERGY SOLUTIONS

Updated: July 21, 2003


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REAL GOODS SOLAR LIVING INSTITUTE

Updated: September 18, 2003


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TWIN PINES COOPERATIVE FOUNDATION

Updated: February 17, 2004



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SCOTT CRONK (ADVERTISING)

www.calenergy.org website
Updated: October 2003


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SCOTT CRONK

"Sunny and Friends" educational video series
(SCHOOL OUTREACH)
Updated: October 2003


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THE RAHUS INSTITUTE (SCHOOL OUTREACH))

Updated: October 2003


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