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Water-Energy Rebates for Restaurants & Food Service Facilities
Save on Water, Energy and Sewer Costs with Efficiency Upgrades Combined rebates of up to the full purchase price* of qualifying commercial dishwashers, ice machines, steam cookers, pre-rinse spray valves and lavatory faucets.  
Sonoma Clean Power Sponsors Popular Country Music Festival
Sonoma Clean Power (SCP), the Community Choice energy provider for Sonoma and Mendocino Counties, recently partnered with the Redwood Empire Food Bank (REFB), Froggy 92.9 FM, and Country Summer to bring awareness to the issue of hunger during the summer months.
SCP’s Advanced Energy Rebuild Program Receives Grand Award
Sonoma Clean Power, the public electricity provider for Sonoma and Mendocino Counties, was a co-recipient of the Grand Award at this year’s Bay Area Metro Awards, which recognizes individuals and organizations advancing solutions to ease the housing crisis, improve the transportation system, and make the nine-county region more resilient.
Oliver’s Market Store Director Earns “Top Women in Grocery”
The company announced the winners June 10. Among the 393 winners, Tuxhorn is one of only 65 store managers or directors nationwide being recognized this year. She will attend the Top Women in Grocery awards event and management workshop Nov. 6-7 in Orlando, Florida. Along with Store Managers, other award categories include Senior Level Executives and Rising Stars.
Oliver’s Market Releases First Social Purpose Report
Oliver's became a Social Purpose Corporation (SPC) in 2017 when Oliver's founder and president Steve Maass opted to concurrently make this change and establish an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP). These changes were made to preserve Oliver’s independence for years to come and reward the employees who have worked to build and sustain the company.
Receive Energy-Saving Business Upgrades
Sonoma Clean Power is looking for 18 participating businesses to receive energy-efficient technology upgrades.
SRJC Grants for Environmentally Focused Business Plans
Sonoma Clean Power (SCP), the public electricity provider for Sonoma and Mendocino Counties, recently awarded grants to students participating in the Santa Rosa Junior College’s (SRJC) Business Entrepreneurship Certificate Program.
MERCHANTS: Independents Month July 2019
GO LOCAL offers marketing assets for our members to let their red, white and blue really fly.
New Graphs Show the Failures in U.S. Banking Policy
New policies set in place in the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis have dimished the creation of new community banks.
Third Street Aleworks Reopens Under New Ownership
Third Street Aleworks is now under new ownership. On April 22, partners Chris and Arika Frederick (CEO and COO respectively) and Matthew Vella (CMO) closed the purchase from Todd Hedrick and Chris Hagan, who founded this venerable Santa Rosa brewpub in 1995. A ribbon cutting and formal reopening will take place at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 1. The celebrations will continue throughout the weekend, featuring food and drink specials, discounts, commemorative T-shirts and other giveaways.
Daily Acts Launches the Sonoma Climate Challenge
Sonoma County has a goal to reduce emissions 25% below 1990 levels by 2020. The Sonoma Climate Challenge is about our coming together in a way that amplifies the impact of our individual actions towards this collective goal. The choices we make as people and a community will determine the health and safety of the world that today’s children inherit. Our goal for the Sonoma Climate Challenge is to have 500 households participate and collectively reduce our emissions by 500 tons of CO2 by 2020.  This would be the equivalent of 588 acres of forests capturing and storing carbon ...
Bauman College Launches New Anti-Poverty Initiative
Bauman College has created an initiative to offer training programs to marginalized communities and create a clear path to employment through partnerships with employers, innovators, and like-minded nonprofits. In working with this population, they aim to create a robust and meaningful vocational training to employment pipeline.