Public Sector

Our Public Sector Programs offer no-cost energy efficiency support to all public agencies that are served by Southern California Edison or Southern California Gas Company in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties including cities, school districts, water districts, special districts, and tribes. Recognizing that each public agency faces unique barriers to implementing energy projects, I-REN provides customized support including:

  • Providing local governments with support and resources to develop and implement their strategic energy plans and energy efficiency projects
  • Helping local governments to afford and finance a range of energy efficiency upgrades  
  • Establishing one-on-one support for local governments’ energy efficiency  projects
  • Developing or enhancing strategic energy plans to connect local government goals related to climate, resilience, and economic development to energy efficiency programs and adoption
Customized Project Support


Our Public Sector Programs focus on helping public agencies save energy and money with the following support:

  • Energy Usage Review - We review your utility data and share insights on your energy savings potential, including an energy benchmarking tool created exclusively for I-REN agencies called the Building Upgrade Concierge (BUC).
  • Energy Resilience Roadmap - We help you develop a plan to make lasting energy impacts, big and small
  • Energy Audits - Our team identifies actionable energy improvement projects for your facilities  
  • Funding and Financing Support - We will help you secure incentives and financing for projects
  • Project Completion - We help you take plans off the shelf and into reality with project coordination support
  • Celebrate Success - We’ll spread the word about your leadership and achievements through case studies, check presentations, and other community outreach

To learn more and get started, please email us. We are here for you and with you.