Community Choice Energy Subcommittee

Appointed Council Members: Mayor Catherine Blakespear and Councilmember Joe Mosca 
Environmental Commissioners: James Wang and Christian Adams


The purpose of the Community Choice Energy (CCE) Subcommittee is to establish a CCE program for Encinitas.  A CCE will offer Encinitas residents and businesses a choice in energy supply, including greater options for cleaner electricity sources.


On September 11, 2019, City Council approved the formation of a CCE Joint Powers Authority with the Cities of San Diego, Chula Vista, Imperial Beach and La Mesa. The Council appointed Joe Mosca as our primary CCE JPA Board Member and Mayor Catherine Blakespear as the alternate.

The inaugural Board meeting of the San Diego Regional Community Choice Energy Authority (temporary name) will be held on:

Date: October 31, 2019
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Where: City of La Mesa, Council Chambers, 8130 Allison Ave, La Mesa, CA 91942
Who: SDRCCEA Board Members, open to the public
Live Video


  • February 20, 2019: City Council received the draft  Technical Feasibility Study and directed staff to conduct a Governance Analysis.
  • March 21, 2019: A multi-city public meeting on the draft Feasibility Study was held in Carlsbad with a turnout of over 40 participants. 
  • April 17, 2019: City Council accepted the final Technical Feasibility Study and directed staff to pursue the formation of a CCE Program. Council also approved funding for legal services to support the CCE formation process.
  • September 11, 2019: City Council approved the formation of a CCE program with the Cities of San Diego, Chula Vista, Imperial Beach and La Mesa. 



Community Choice Energy Technical Feasibility Study

Community Choice Energy - Frequently Asked Questions

Community Choice Energy - Governance Analysis Report


March 21, 2019

Joint Public Meeting CCE Presentation Slides

Feb 15, 2017 
Meeting Agenda 
Meeting Summary

June 20, 2016 
Meeting Agenda & Detailed Meeting Agenda
Meeting Materials
Summary of Energy Consultant Responses
Energy Consultant Presentations (in order of appearance)
Meeting Summary

May 16, 2016 
Meeting Agenda
Meeting Summary