The City of Martinez is collaborating with the County's Department of Conservation and Development on creating programs and workshops to assist residents and business owners achieve greater energy efficiency.
Contra Costa County Climate Leaders
The Contra Costa County Climate Leaders (4CL) program is a network assisting Contra Costa County and its 19 cities to inform, support and encourage the measurement and reduction of greenhouse gas emissions. Through education and sharing of best practices, we will ensure sustainable, healthy and livable cities.
County Green Business Program
Contra Costa Green Business Program distinguishes small businesses that protect, preserve and sustain our environment. Our partnership with local environmental agencies and major utility providers offers incentives and verifies that participating businesses conserve energy and water, minimize waste, prevent pollution, and shrink their carbon footprints.
East Bay Energy Watch Partnership
The East Bay Energy Watch Partnership is a collaboration between PG&E, local governments and energy service providers (both non-profit and for-profit) to provide energy efficiency solutions to residents and businesses in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties.
Rising Sun Energy Center
Rising Sun Energy Center's California Youth Energy Services Program provides Martinez residences with free energy and water conservation assessments, infrastructure, and installation services. The summertime program employs local youth as "energy specialists", providing them with workforce training and development.
Sustainable Contra Costa
Sustainable Contra Costa provides education and resources that help people make smart choices for their homes, businesses, and communities.