November 1, 2018 – Special Meeting

Special Meeting of the Board of Directors of the
Valley Clean Energy Alliance (VCEA)
Power Charge Indifference Adjustment Workshop
Thursday, November 1, 2018 at 5:30 p.m.  *Please note date and location.
Yolo County Board of Supervisors Chambers
625 Court Street, Room 206, Woodland, CA 95695

Meetings are accessible to people with disabilities. Individuals who need special assistance or a disability-related modification or accommodation to participate in this meeting, or who have a disability and wish to request an alternative format for the meeting materials, should contact Alisa Lembke, VCEA Board Clerk/Administrative Analyst, at least two (2) working days before the meeting at (530) 446-2754 or

If you have anything that you wish to be distributed to the Board and included in the official record, please hand it to a member of VCEA staff who will distribute the information to the Board members and other staff

Please note that the numerical order of items is for convenience of reference. Items may be taken out of order on the request of any Board member with the concurrence of the Board. Staff recommendations are advisory to the Board. The Board may take any action it deems appropriate on any item on the agenda even if it varies from the staff recommendation.

Board Members: Lucas Frerichs (Chair/City of Davis), Tom Stallard (Vice Chair/City of Woodland),
Angel Barajas (City of Woodland), Duane Chamberlain (Yolo County), Don Saylor (Yolo County), and
Dan Carson (City of Davis)

5:30 p.m. Call to Order

1. Welcome and Roll Call

2. Approval of Agenda
3. Public Comment

This item is reserved for persons wishing to address the Board on any VCEA-related matters that are not otherwise on this meeting agenda. Public comments on matters listed on the agenda shall be heard at the time the matter is called. As with all public comment, members of the public who wish to address the Board are customarily limited to two minutes per speaker, but an extension can be provided at the discretion of the Chair.


4. Conference with Legal Counsel – Pending Litigation
Initiation of litigation pursuant to paragraph (4) of subdivision (d) of Section 54956.9: 1 case.


5. Continuing discussion on California Public Utilities Commission’s decision on the Power Charge Indifference Adjustment and analyzing potential impacts, scenarios, and policy options for Valley Clean Energy.

6. Board Member and Staff Announcements
Action items and reports from members of the Board, including announcements, AB1234 reporting of meetings attended by Board Members at VCEA expense, questions to be referred to staff, future agenda items, and reports on meetings and information which would be of interest to the Board or the public.

The Thursday, November 8th regular Board meeting has been cancelled. A special Board meeting has been scheduled for Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 5:30 p.m. at the Yolo County Board of Supervisors Chambers, located at 625 Court Street, Room 206, Woodland, CA 95695

7. Adjournment (Approximately 7:30 p.m.)
Public records that relate to any item on the open session agenda for a regular board meeting are available for public inspection. Those records that are distributed less than 72 hours prior to the meeting are available for public inspection at the same time they are distributed to all members, or a majority of the members of the Board. VCEA public records are available for inspection by contacting Board Clerk Alisa Lembke at (530) 446-2750 or Agendas and Board meeting materials can be inspected at VCEA’s offices located at 604 Second Street, Davis, California 95616; those interested in inspecting these materials are asked to call (530) 446-2750 to make arrangements. The documents are also available on the Valley Clean Energy website located at:

Meeting Materials


Item 5 – STAFF REPORT – Continuing discussion on California Public Utilities Commission’s decision on the Power Charge Indifference Adjustment

11/1/18 Special Board meeting-PCIA workshop materials