Timeline of Significant CCE Decisions in the City of Irvine

05-16-2017 Green Ribbon Committee - approved Committee work plan, including Climate Action Plan and CCE

09-12-2017 Irvine City Council approved the Green Ribbon Committee’s recommendation to put out Request for Proposals (RFP) for two studies. After review, City Staff recommended EES Consulting to complete the CCE feasibility study ($77,470). The Green Ribbon Committee confirmed staff recommendations and voted to send favorable recommendations to the Finance Commission and City Council.

05-15-2018 Green Ribbon Committee - CCE Discussion following SCE Presentation on pathway to 80% clean, renewable energy 

06-27-2018 Irvine Businesses, HOAG Health & Edwards Life Sciences, announce press release in support of CCE

09-04-2018 Finance Commission - Voted to send Staff recommendations to City Council with a favorable approval. Moved by Commissioner Reyno, seconded by Vice Chair Dressler 

09-25-2018 City Council - Votes to approve funding for Feasibility Study

12-10-2018 Green Ribbon Committee - Request for Review of Feasibility Study

06-18-2019 Final draft of Feasibility Study released

06-24-2019 Green Ribbon Committee - Unanimous vote in favor to recommend Feasibility Study to Council

8-19-2019 Finance Commission - Feasibility Study review, and Vote to Recommend JPA formation and submit Implementation Plan to CPUC by December 2020 for Operation by 2022. Moved by Chair Shute and Second by Commissioner Young

12-10-2019 City Council Workshop Presentation on CCE