3rd Climate Summit



The presentations and handouts from the 3rd Climate Summit are available for download here below (simply click on the links to download a PDF file).
  1. 3rd Climate Summit Agenda
  2. Monterey Bay Regional Climate Action Compact Achievement Report- Executive Summary
  3. New Climate Change Legislation and Funding Handout
  4. Compact Achievements- A Decade of Collaboration (Kristin Cushman, Executive Director- The Offset Project) coming soon
  5. Keynote Presentation- The Marin Carbon Project (John Wick, Co-Owner- Nicasio Native Grass Ranch) coming soon
  6. Flagship Project Presentation- Community Choice Energy and Monterey Bay Clean Power (Virginia Johnson, Analyst for Santa Cruz County Supervisor Bruce McPherson- District 5)
  7. Community Choice Energy – The Statewide Perspective (Shawn Marshall, Executive Director and Co-Founder- Local Energy Aggregation Network)
  8. Sonoma Clean Power- An Early CCA Adopter Success Story (Cordel Stallman, Deputy Chief Engineer- Sonoma County Water Agency)
  9. MBCP Program Development Advisory Committee- A Local Perspective (Richard Stedman, Air Pollution Control Officer- Monterey Bay Air Resources District)
  10. Rancho Cielo’s Construction Academy Solar Workforce Development Partnership with Monterey Bay Carbon Fund (Susie Brusa, Executive Director- Rancho Cielo Youth Campus)
  11. Sustainability Master Plan – Envisioning CSUMB Community & Environment in the Next 20 Years (Lacey Raak, Sustainability Director- California State University Monterey Bay)
  12. Leveraging Prop 39 to Bring Energy & Renewables to Monterey Bay Schools (Elisabeth Russell, Director of Special Projects- Association of Monterey Bay Area Governments)
  13. Climate Change, Marine Ecosystems and Biology of a High CO2 Ocean (Dr. James Barry, Senior Scientist, Research Chair & Benthic Ecologist – Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute)
  14. Climate Adaptation & Vulnerability Analysis for Monterey Bay (Ross Clark, Researcher- Moss Landing Marine Labs)
  15. Advancing the Business Case: City of Santa Cruz Commercial Solar Technical Assistance and Regional Leadership Projects (Dr. James Barsimantov, Principal- EcoShift Consulting)
  16. Sustainable Energy and Economic Development (SEED) Fund: Tri-County Regional Municipal Solar Photovoltaic Procurement Project (Carol Johnson, Administrative Services Manager- County of Santa Cruz)
  17. Regional Leadership and Innovation With Renewable Energy: Landfill Gas to Energy & Organics Anaerobic Digestion (Jeff Lindenthal, Director of Communications and Sustainability- Monterey Regional Waste Management District)
  18. Managing Waste as a Resource for a Future Without Landfills (Patrick Mathews, General Manager, CAO- Salinas Valley Recycles)
  19. Attendee Responses: “As a result of this Summit, I will…”