most recent forum – LGSEC Climate & Energy Leaders Forum

March 30, 2021 | 10:00 – 12:00 PM

LGSEC’s first members-only forum of 2021 was on March 30, 2021. Members shared their organization’s most recent updates via a written or verbal update. This event included 3-4 member presentations on recent climate and energy work and learnings, and concluded with a member networking session. Join LGSEC to get more familiar with the work that fellow LGSEC members are doing and take advantage of this time to learn from each other.

Past Forums

Forging Ahead: Opportunities for the Next Decade
December 1, 2020 | 1:00 – 3:00 PM

The overlapping health, economic and racial crises have exposed both challenges and opportunities to address the urgent effects of the climate crisis. LGSEC’s  members-only meeting on Tuesday, December 1st heard representatives from the California Alternative Energy and Advanced Transportation Financing Authority (CAEATFA) discuss financing opportunities for 2021. LGSEC members and colleagues working across the state reconnected to reflect on their collective wins in 2020 and the last decade of climate work.

Energy Disruption: How Local Governments Can Respond to the New Normal
January 31, 2020 | 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM

Leading energy and climate practitioners, state agencies, local jurisdictions, and elected officials joined the Local Government Sustainable Energy Coalition (LGSEC), for LGSEC’s quarterly forum on January 31, 2020 from 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM in San Diego. This workshop featured presentations on the role of local governments in supporting energy resilience, and opportunities to meet California’s climate ambitions and mandates. The meeting also featured a regulatory update by LGSEC regulatory consultant and an opportunity for participants to share best practices from the field.