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Meeting Name: City Council Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 8/29/2019 9:00 AM Minutes status: Draft  
Meeting location: Council Chambers
Study Session: Energy Resiliency
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   9:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.  Council Chambers, City Hall   Not available Not available
19-688 1  Study SessionCITY COUNCIL STUDY SESSION 1. Introduction 2. Energy Availability Threat Assessment City staff will provide background on the growing risks and uncertainties related to reliable electricity being delivered to San José residents, government facilities, and businesses. 3. Local Control Analysis City staff will define the value of electricity grid resiliency, including as it relates to increased local control and ownership. Examples of grid resiliency measures and case studies will be provided. 4. Grid Resiliency City staff will highlight ways in which California municipalities can pursue ownership of local electricity assets, as well as a review of the different operating models of municipal utilities and incremental options available, such as microgrid. Past and current efforts by cities to municipalize will be provided for context. 5. Municipalization City staff will provide an analysis of the costs and benefits of the municipalization, including options of both targeted investment for partial municipalization and acquiring PG&E assets for full municipalization. The discussion    Not available Not available
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