Renewable Energy is coming to Monterey County.
Joining Monterey Bay Community Power (MBCP) is the single-most important move Central Coast cities have taken to shift to clean, renewable energy.
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 Victory!  On July 13, 2017,
the CA Coastal Commission voted
unanimously to close the Cemex sand mining operation in Marina.

Public support was crucial in the campaign to halt sand mining on the southern Monterey Bay shoreline.
Thank you for taking action!

Photo by Jennifer Savage, Surfrider Foundation

Thanks for your response to our
Big Idea for 2017:
Know Your Neighborhood Watershed 

CSMC is a Transition Initiativetransition-usa-logo

Transitions is a global network of groups committed to building resilient communities by promoting local food, economies, energy and skills.

Our Goals

Enable communities to meet new challenges and new opportunities

Decrease use of fossil fuels and other non-renewable resources

Protect our environment

Our Actions

CSMC’s community-based groups provide environmental education and encourage conservation of land, water, and energy; they promote waste reduction, ‘green’ building ordinances, public transportation, community gardens, and more.