Programs That Deliver

Our programs run the gamut.
And the state.

We’ve already helped tens of thousands of people across California take concrete steps to help the environment.  Learn more about the impact and performance of our current programs.

What programs are you interested in?

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Our Energy Programs
reach far and wide
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Addressing transportation is
critical to lasting conservation
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Water programs that
inspire conservation
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Communities are the ground
floor of all meaningful change
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Energy Programs

Energy Programs

Energy

San Mateo County Energy Watch

Delivers energy savings to municipal, special district and nonprofit customers throughout San Mateo County.

Serving over 740,000 residents and businesses.  

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Energy

Silicon Valley Energy Watch

Delivers energy savings and advanced retrofits to business customers in Santa Clara County.

Serving over 1.7 Million residents and businesses.  

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Energy

AMBAG Hospitality

Delivers energy savings and advanced retrofits to hospitality customers in Monterey, San Benito, and Santa Cruz counties.

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Energy

AMBAG Energy Watch

Delivers energy savings to municipal, special district, and nonprofit customers in Monterey, San Benito, and Santa Cruz counties.

Serving over 755,000 residents and businesses.  

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Energy

The Hospitality Program

Delivers comprehensive energy savings and advanced retrofits for all hospitality customers in California.

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Energy

AMP Energy Plus

A comprehensive direct-install retrofit program serving non-residential customers of Alameda Municipal Power.

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Energy

SMUD Complete Energy Solutions

Delivers high-volume and comprehensive energy savings to small and medium business customers in Sacramento.

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Energy

DOE SMART Scale

Funded by the US Department of Energy, the SMART Scale program supports the development of best management practices based on Ecology Action’s small and medium energy efficiency program model to be made available nation-wide.

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Energy

EMPower Palo Alto

Delivers electric, gas, and other renewable energy savings to business customers in the City of Palo Alto.

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Transit Programs

Transportation Programs

Transportation

School-Based Bike and Walk Programs

Providing in-class and hands-on safety training along with encouragement programs that get more students biking and walking safely and more frequently.

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Transportation

Bike to Work

Since 1987, our Bike to Work program has been getting more commuters on bikes with positive incentives such as free breakfast, free bike maintenance, and more!

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Transportation

Friends of the Rail & Trail

This rail trail support effort complements our bike and walk programs by giving kids, commuters, families, seniors and visitors a safe, car-free, and scenic 32-mile paved path.

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Transportation

Electric Vehicle Programs

Ecology Action is a fiscal sponsor of the Monterey Bay Electric Vehicle Alliance and works to provide educational opportunities for Monterey Bay Area residents to consider cleaner fuel options and has helped install over 40 electric vehicle charging stations.

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Transportation

Employer Transportation Services

Our Transportation Membership Programs work with local employers to provide assistance with employee carpools, free bus passes, and more.

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Water Programs

Water Programs

Water

Water Conservation Coalition

Ecology Action designed and executed a plan to inspire Santa Cruz County to make water conservation a way of life, relieving water demand on rivers and wells far beyond the current drought.

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Water

Greywater and Rainwater Programs

We’re identifying water conservation solutions in our own back yards, in our homes and businesses, throughout Monterey, San Benito and Santa Cruz counties.

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Water

Monterey Bay Friendly Landscape Program

A collection of programs that train professional landscapers and home gardeners in ecological landscaping methods and irrigation system management and efficiency.

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Water

WaterLink

This program combines water and energy savings, and will provide free direct installation of cost-effective, indoor hot water conservation measures to Santa Clara County

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Community Programs

Community Programs

Community

Monterey Bay Area Green Business Program

A partnership of environmental agencies and concerned public working together to promote environmentally friendly businesses.

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Community

California Green Business Program

The California Green Business Program leads the state and nation in working with small to medium sized businesses to grow a vibrant and healthy green economy.

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Community

Earth Day Santa Cruz

An exciting community event bringing together the City and County of Santa Cruz, Ecology Action, the Coastal Watershed Council, local non-profits, and concerned citizens to connect and learn how to be better stewards of the earth.

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