Energy Efficiency


Energy-saving BayREN launches new website


The Bay Area Regional Energy Network (BayREN) has launched a redesigned website offering a cohesive and vast array of energy efficiency resources for residents, property and business owners, local government staff, real estate professionals, building contractors and more. Read More

Bay Area Energy Atlas now online
Mark Prado November 20, 2020

ABAG’s BayREN program has launched the Bay Area Energy Atlas. The tool, developed by the California Center for Sustainable Communities at UCLA, in partnership with BayREN, is a large database of PG&E account-level electricity and natural gas consumption linked spatially to building characteristics and sociodemographic data.

Affordable Housing Boosted by BayREN Energy-Savings Program
Mark Prado October 8, 2019
By Mark Prado

Bay Area multifamily housing affordability issues have been eased for some through BayREN's multi-family energy rebate program – known as BAMBE.