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Community Renewable Energy Deployment: Sacramento Municipal Utility District Projects
Developer US Department of Energy +
Implementation Phase Bring the Right People Together  + , Develop Finance and Implement Projects  +
Name Community Renewable Energy Deployment: Sacramento Municipal Utility District Projects  +
OpenEI/CETSI/Availability Publicly available--Free  +
OpenEI/CETSI/Baseline Approximately 3,500,000 metric tons/yr relative 1990 baseline year (source:  +
OpenEI/CETSI/CommunityPopulation 595,076  +
OpenEI/CETSI/CommunityType Utility  +
OpenEI/CETSI/Goals Renewable energy supply goal of 37% by 2020 relative to a 1990 baseline. Reduce GHG emissions 10% by 2050 relative to the 1990 baseline.  +
OpenEI/CETSI/Highlights This resource provides project timelines f
This resource provides project timelines for the five projects being implemented by SMUD under the CommRE program. The resource also describes the utility's many partners who are helping to implement the projects and disperse lessons learned to other communities.
erse lessons learned to other communities.  +
OpenEI/CETSI/Metrics 1) The utility aims to achieve renewable e
1) The utility aims to achieve renewable energy goal of 37% by 2020. Expected renewable energy generation: Solar Highways: 1.5MW Biogas: SRCSD - 1-3 MW from biogas               Dairy - 1.2 MW from biogas               Sacramento Recycling - Electrical generation from biogas 2) No progress to report as of yet.
biogas 2) No progress to report as of yet.  +
OpenEI/CETSI/Overview This case study describes the Sacramento M
This case study describes the Sacramento Municipal Utility District's efforts under the Department of Energy's Community Renewable Energy Deployment (CommRE) grant program.  The project includes a concentrator photovoltaic installation along California Highway 50 and anaerobic digestion and biogas production at two separate dairies, at a wastewater treatment facility, and at a recycling and transfer station in the Sacramento region. To implement these projects, SMUD has created partnerships with a variety of organizations, including California Department of Transpiration, Sacramento Regional County Sanitation District, New Hope Dairy, Van Warmerdam Dairy, Sacramento Recycling and Transfer Station, California Bioenergy, Innate Energy, RealEnergy, SolFocus, Williams Engineering, The State of California, California Energy Commission, California Air Resources Board.
ommission, California Air Resources Board.  +
OpenEI/CETSI/PublicationDate February 2, 2011  +
OpenEI/CETSI/Results 13% Renewable Energy supply 2006  +
OpenEI/PageKeyword Energy  +
OpenEI/Tool/Locality Sacramento Municipal Utility District, CA  +
ProgramResources Case studies/examples  +
Sector Agriculture + , Economic Development + , Greenhouse Gas + , Renewable Energy + , Biomass - Anaerobic Digestion + , Solar - Concentrating Solar Power + , Solar + , - Solar Pv + , Biomass - Waste To Energy +
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Categories CETSI Resources , Tools , Pages with reference errors
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