Humboldt County RESCO Project

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This introductory document outline's Humboldt county's vision for a local and renewable energy portfolio. The document is short, but quickly outlines the plan for Humboldt's energy independence.

Community Information
Name Humboldt County
Type County
Population 131,600[2]
Community Energy Goals Complete renewable energy generation and consumption.
Baseline Humboldt County End Use Energy use: 17.38 Trillion BTU. Source:
Results to Date Updates can be found on RESCO's main website:


The case study provides specific numbers for the current and goal energy consumption, and accounts for all of consumption using renewable energy.

Environmental Aspects

1% PV 4% Small Hydro 8% Wave 15% Wind 20% Natural Gas 50% Biomass

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