RCEA's purpose is to develop and implement sustainable energy initiatives that reduce energy demand, increase energy efficiency, and advance the use of clean, efficient and renewable resources available in the region.

Welcome to Redwood Coast Energy Authority

The Redwood Coast Energy Authority (RCEA) is a Joint Powers Authority whose members include the County of Humboldt; the Cities of Arcata, Blue Lake, Eureka, Ferndale, Fortuna, Rio Dell, and Trinidad; and the Humboldt Bay Municipal Water District.


  • Redwood Coast Energy Authority is hiring!

        Program Assistant- Accounting and Human Resources

        Program Support Intern-Proposition 39

  • Redwood Coast Energy Authority welcomes the AmeriCorps CivicSpark Team! See the press release here.
  • RCEA will be hosting monthly Energy Upgrade California™ Home Upgrade Homeowners Workshops! The next workshop will be held on December 17 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm. For more information call Katey Schmidt at (707)269-1700 or click here to register.
  • The December Board of Directors meeting has been cancelled. The next Redwood Coast Energy Authority Board of Directors Meeting will be held on January 26, 2015.
  • The Eureka Energy Committee meeting will be January 28, 2015.