The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009 will provide $787 billion in economic investment nationally, with California possibly receiving more than $50 billion for a variety of statewide programs. Here, the California Public Utilities Commission offers information on California and the stimulus package.
Read the comments filed by the Governor at the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) regarding stimulus funds and broadband in California.
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Notice of Availability of Funds for Broadband Initiatives
CPUC Summary of Federal Broadband Stimulus Fund Application Guidelines
January 21, 2010: CPUC Approves PG&E Request to Match U.S. Department of Energy Award for Compressed Air Energy Storage Project
October 5, 2009: CPUC Receives $2.3 Million in Stimulus Funding for Broadband Mapping and Planning
Updated California Broadband Maps - to be used for CASF applications post July 17, 2009
FCC Public Notice regarding Form 477 Data Access (Word document)
FAQs on Federal BTOP and BIP From Broadbandusa.gov
Department of Commerce American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Award Terms
New Updated Information on BIP/BTOP Application Process
California Advanced Services Fund
Workshops and Meetings
July 10, 2009: Workshop on the Application Process for Federal Stimulus Funds for Broadband
July 13, 2009: Workshop on the Application Process for Federal Stimulus Funds for Broadband - Whittier City Hall
March 27, 2009: Workshop on Smart Grid funding in the Federal Stimulus.
March 23, 2009: All-Party Meeting to address measures to maximize benefits of Federal Stimulus funds for broadband.
March 17, 2009: Joint Informational Hearing - Senate Energy, Utilities and Communications and Assembly Utilities and Commerce
March 16, 2009: CPUC All-Party Meeting regarding the impact of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) on 2009-2011 portfolios and program implementation for general energy efficiency and low income energy efficiency (LIEE) programs administered by the investor-owned utilities.
- Meeting Information:
- Overview of ARRA Energy Funding
- Prepared Comments and Presentations
For more information, please visit the stimulus website of the California Energy Commission and the state's Recovery wesbite.