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 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 May 20, 2015 from 5:30pm to 6:30pm. 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 April 20, 2015. The agenda for the meeting is here.
  • The April Eureka Energy Committee meeting has been cancelled. The next Eureka Energy Committee meeting will be May 27, 2015.