Resource Management and Climate Protection Committee

The Resource Management and Climate Protection Committee (RMCP) seats seven elected officials and representatives from each of the following six: energy, water utility, nonprofit, business/chamber of commerce, and environmental organization, for a total of 13 seats. Originally called the Utilities Sustainability Task Force (USTF), it developed a San Mateo County Energy Strategy for the county, which was adopted by every city in San Mateo County in 2009. The RMCP Committee provides information and recommendations to CMEQ and the C/CAG Board on items related to resource conservation and climate action. The Committee also tracks the progress of two main C/CAG programs, the San Mateo County Energy Watch (SMCEW) and the Regionally Integrated Climate Action Planning Suite (RICAPS). The Committee also seeks to integrate equity into resource conservation and climate actions, including: workforce development, access by constituents, and inclusion of community-based organizations.

The SMCEW, a Local Government Partnership between C/CAG and PG&E, implements energy-saving projects in multiple sectors countywide. RICAPS supports city efforts to develop, implement and track progress on climate action plan measures to reduce countywide greenhouse gas emissions. Both of these programs are further described at the following link:

The RMCP Committee meets on the third Wednesday of the month (as needed) throughout the year at 3:00 p.m., in either San Mateo at 155 Bovet Rd. or Redwood City at County Center, or virtually by Zoom meetings due to COVID-19. Please check agendas below for location details.

Time: 3:00 p.m. Location: San Mateo, Redwood City, or Virtually by Zoom. Please refer to Agenda.

Upcoming Meetings

Draft 2021 Meeting Dates: 2021 Meeting Dates

Refer to posted agendas, below, to confirm meeting dates and locations.

October 20, 2021 
November 17, 2021 
coming soon
December 15, 2021 
coming soon
January 19, 2022 
coming soon

Past Meetings

September 15, 2021 Meeting Canceled
August 18, 2021 
Presentations: Greywater-SanMateo, PowerGenWebinar_F2
July 21, 2021 
Presentations: Alternative Water Re-Use, BAWSCA Roundtable & Drought, PG&E Wildfire Safety
June 16, 2021 - Canceled
May 19, 2021 Meeting Canceled
April 21, 2021 
Presentations: Community GHG Inventories, Hydrogen Deployment Heavy Duty Vehicles, One Water Basics, Water Update and Conservation
March 17, 2021 
Presentations: BAWSCA Presentation RMCP 031721, BayREN SF Case Studies, Orange Memorial Park Stromwater Capture, RegionalStormwater_RMCP_031721
February 17, 2021 
Presentations: 2021.02 CCAG Reach Codes & Housing - RMCP, CCAG Electrification Pres 021721
January 20, 2021 
Additional Meeting Materials: Home Electrification Project draft final report.v4
Presentations: 2021.01.13 Francis UWMP Jan 20 RMCP Presentation_tbf, 20210120_RMCP_Case studies, 20210120_RMCP_Systems Mapping Update, VOR123 from Solar Microgrids (01_cl, 20 Jan 2021)
December 16, 2020 - Canceled
November 18, 2020 
Presentations: 2020_11_18 - RMCP_tbf, 20201118_RMCP_Systems, PGE_CWSP_Wildfire Mitigation Plan Progress Update_Q32020
October 21, 2020 
Additional Meeting Materials: 2020-10-22 EV Market for SMC,, CMEP Overview_102120, Market Research Results-CCAG_RMCP 20001021
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RMCP Roster: August 2021 RMCP Roster

Chair: Maryann Moise Derwin, Councilmember Portola Valley

Vice Chair: Doug Silverstein, Environment & Sustainability Lead, Thrive Alliance for Nonprofits

Staff Support: Kim Springer, (650-599-1412)