Green Power Partnership
|Alameda County, CA / GSA Facilities|
|Organization Type||Govt. (Local, Municipal)|
|Percentage Green Power||9.5%|
|Awards/Recognition||Green Power Leadership Award 2002, Green Power Leadership Award 2005|
|Environmental Web Page|
Alameda County, California, a two time Green Power Leadership Award winner, is a national leader in onsite solar installations for local governments, with 3.8 megawatts (MW) of onsite solar generation capacity at ten County-owned facilities. Alameda County's efforts reflect a continuing dedication to developing local, renewable energy sources and raising public awareness of green power. Thanks to its renewable energy initiatives, Alameda County is meeting a significant share of its electrical needs in County facilities with clean, reliable green power.