Press Release: First CCA Diversity Symposium

Our own Linda Herner went along to represent Energy Choice California AnswerNet at the CCA Diversity Symposium. Linda along with the rest of Panel 2 spoke out on diversity from the bottom up focusing on workforce development. ECC AnswerNet is committed to the progress, commitments and initiatives that support diversity in the energy sector. Please see the press release below for more information.

Press Release:

CalCCA and Greenlining Institute Host First CCA Diversity Symposium

State and Local Officials, Businesses, and Community Leaders Unite to Foster Diversity and Inclusion

“Richmond, California – On January 26, CalCCA and The Greenlining Institute co-hosted the first CCA Supplier Diversity Symposium to review the progress, commitments, and initiative made to support public-private partnerships in the energy sector with women, minority, disabled veteran, and LGBTQ-owned businesses, and to share best practices for diversity in the energy workforce.

The Symposium created an opportunity for local and state officials, along with Community Choice Aggregation programs (CCAs), GO 156-certified businesses, and local workforce and union representatives to have open dialogue about developing diverse supplier partnerships, collaborating on workforce training, and sharing their unique experiences for what it takes to work inclusively.” …

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