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!

       Energy Efficiency Intern

  • Redwood Coast Energy Authority welcomes the AmeriCorps CivicSpark Team! See the press release here.
  • RCEA is hosting monthly Energy Upgrade California™ Home Upgrade Homeowners Workshops! The next workshop will be held on June 17, 2015 from 12pm to 1pm. For more information or to register for a workshop, call 707-269-1700.
  • The next Redwood Coast Energy Authority Board of Directors Meeting will be held on June 1, 2015. 
  • The next Eureka Energy Committee meeting will be May 27, 2015.