Renewable Energy and Conservation Planning Grant (RECPG) award to the County of Los Angeles


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Energy Commission (California Energy Commission)
Document Title
Renewable Energy and Conservation Planning Grant (RECPG) award to the County of Los Angeles
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
The project is a grant award to the County of Los Angeles to propose the development of a County Renewable Energy Ordinance and prepare a programmatic Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for the ordinance. The goal of the project is to expand renewable energy opportunities in the County while at the same time implementing the conservation goals of the Desert Renewable Energy Conservation Plan. The project benefits the public by adding certainty to the eligible renewable energy resource development process, thereby reducing the development costs for renewable energy, ensuring conservation of priority natural resources, and contributing to the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions from the electric power sector.

Contact Information
Eli Harland
California Energy Commission
1516 Ninth Street, MS-48
Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone : (916) 653-8906


Los Angeles

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15262; 15306
Reasons for Exemption
Feasibility and planning studies for possible future actions which the County has not yet approved and may choose not to approve. Basic data collection, research, and resource evaluation activities which do not result in a serious or major disturbance to an environmental resource.

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