Ventura County Regional Energy Alliance

VCREA is a joint powers agency that currently has eight members: County of Ventura; Cities of Oxnard, Thousand Oaks, San Buenaventura and Santa Paula; Ventura County Community College District; Ventura Regional Sanitation District; and the Casitas Municipal Water District.

VCREA was formed in 2003 to spearhead energy efficiency, renewable resource development, and other sustainable energy efforts in the region. Through its Energy Resource Center (ERC), VCREA provides training and information-based programs to promote energy efficiency.

The goal of the VCREA pilot program was to develop and demonstrate a coor