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

We've moved!  Our office is now located at 633 3rd Street in Eureka.

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.


  • We'll be out and about in the community all month long to celebrate Earth Day. Go here for a list of events or check out our calendar.
  • Redwood Coast Energy Authority is hiring!

          Program Assistant- Accounting/Human Resources

   Energy Specialist -Proposition 39

  • Join us for our next FREE workshop! HVAC Fundamentals- New Ideas for Novices Thursday May 1st and friday May 2nd 8:30 to 4:30 at the Arcata Community Center. Free continental breakfast and lunch will be served. For more information call Katey Carpenter 707-269-1700 or click here.
  • RCEA will be hosting monthly Energy Upgrade California Homeowners Workshops! The next workshop will be held on Wednesday, May 21, 2014.  For more information call Katey Carpenter, (707)269-1700 or click here to register.
  • We are now scheduling No-Cost Energy Efficiency Assessments for Humboldt County residents!  Call today for an application or download it here.
  • The April 21, 2014 Board Meeting has been rescheduled.
  • The next Board Meeting will be held April 28, 2014.
  • Agenda for the next Eureka Energy Committee meeting is here.