Energy and Sustainability

The Energy and Sustainability Division is part of the General Services Department of the County of Sonoma. This division is responsible for planning, evaluating and administering the County-wide Energy Management and Sustainability Program.

Services include:

  • Long and short range energy and green procurement strategies,
  • Effective and efficient energy use and sustainability practices,
  • County employee commute reduction planning,
  • Energy efficiency and water conservation education, programs and services to all residents and business owners in Sonoma County.

  • When: July 17, 2018 from 9:00 AM 5:00 PM

    In this hands-on class participants will review basic building energy science theory focusing on air flow diagnostics and building pressures including HVAC static pressure and airflow, air flow measurement techniques and devices currently allowed within Title 24 Energy Code.  Attendees will also have the opportunity to participate in practical usage exercises with flow hood air flow management, grid airflow and static pressure measurements along with duct diagnostics using California Energy Commission (CEC) approved equipment.

  • When: July 18, 2018 from 9:00 AM 5:00 PM

    In this hands-on class participants will learn about Building Science focusing on moisture issues, refrigerant charge verification and equipment calibration.  This class combines the air flow techniques and principles covered in class #2 with refrigerant charge verification as required by Title 24 Energy Code.

  • When: July 19, 2018 from 9:00 AM 5:00 PM

    In this hands-on class participants will learn about building energy science focusing on building pressures and ventilation including house ventilation requirements (ASHRAE 62-2 and Title 24) and issues, measuring ventilation flows and fan effects on building and room pressures.  Attendees will practice measuring air flows and ventilation, duct leakage diagnostics, and room to room pressure diagnostics.

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  • Published on February 16, 2018

    Join the Energy and Sustainability Division for a free workshop on Rebuilding for Efficiency.  You'll learn about the options, benefits, rebates and incentives and considerations for your design team, 

  • Published on December 21, 2017

    Join the Energy and Sustainability Division for a Home Energy Workshop to learn how you can start saving money and live more comfortably now.

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Contact Information

Liz Yager

Program Manager

Energy and Sustainability Division

General Services Department

Business Hours
Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Address
La Plaza A
2300 County Center Drive
Suite A105
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
38.46242, -122.725426