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HECA Newsletter – Summer 2012

Please read our latest newsletter by clicking here to read more about: The HECA project’s many economic and environmental benefits; HECA’s participation in the community through event sponsorships, and a number of ways for the community to get information and ask questions through workshops, meetings and a new Information Center; and the importance of the…

Information hearing and site visit to be held July 12 for Hydrogen Energy California Project

SACRAMENTO – The California Energy Commission committee reviewing the proposed Hydrogen Energy California (HECA) project will hold a site visit and informational hearing. When: Thursday, July 12, 2012, beginning at 5 p.m. Where: Elk Hills School, 501 Kern Street, Tupman, California Before the hearing, the public is invited to join the committee on a tour of the…

Information hearing and site visit to be held July 12 for Hydrogen Energy California Project

SACRAMENTO – The California Energy Commission committee reviewing the proposed Hydrogen Energy California (HECA) project will hold a site visit and informational hearing. When: Thursday, July 12, 2012, beginning at 5 p.m. Where: Elk Hills School, 501 Kern Street, Tupman, California Before the hearing, the public is invited to join the committee on a tour…

Notice of Staff Workshop

Notice of Staff Workshop for the HYDROGEN ENERGY CALIFORNIA, AMENDED APPLICATION FOR CERTIFICATION PLEASE NOTE: Corrected Street Address For Workshop Location: Bonderson Building at 901 P Street. The California Energy Commission staff will conduct an Issues Resolution and Data Request Workshop for the proposed Hydrogen Energy California project (HECA). All interested agencies and members of the public…

Announcing Project Labor Agreement for HECA Project

State Building & Construction Trades Council of California, AFL-CIO  BUILDING TRADES NEWS MAY 31, 2012   Economy, Environment, Consumers, Workers: All Winners in HECA Agreement The regional economy, California’s environment, energy consumers and local construction workers all emerge as winners in the agreement announced today to build the Hydrogen Energy California (HECA) Project near Bakersfield in Kern County,…

Hydrogen Energy Project Moves Forward

Bakersfield, CA, May 3, 2012:  The owner of the Hydrogen Energy California (HECA) project in Kern County has filed with the California Energy Commission an amended application for certification of the plant, underscoring its commitment to building the 300-megawatt power plant. The HECA project is co-funded by the U.S. Department of Energy and administered by…

HECA CEO Speaks to Rotary Club of Bakersfield

Excerpted from the Rotary Club of Bakersfield “The Spoke” Publication April 19, 2012 Meeting              Ed Western took to the podium and introduced our guest speaker, Jim Croyle.        Jim, CEO of SCS Energy, the parent company of Hydrogen Energy of California (HECA), educated us about the hydrogen project…

HECA Participation in Kern County Economic Summit

Kern County Economic Summit and HECA Participation On March 21, the 12th Annual Kern County Economic Summit took place in Bakersfield, California.  Hydrogen Energy California (HECA) was a Gold Sponsor of the annual event that attracted over 400 business leaders, government officials, and community leaders. Each year the summit features economists and business leaders who…

HECA Information Center Now Open in Buttonwillow, California

On February 1st, Hydrogen Energy California re-opened its Information Center  near the site of the project in the town of Buttonwillow. The center has diagrams, visuals and explanations of how the plan will operate. It is located in the center of Buttonwillow, across the street from the Kern County Sheriff’s substation. HECA Information Center 189 E….

Hydrogen Energy California Targets Wide Range of Holiday Giving Initiatives

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December,15, 2011 Hydrogen Energy California Targets Wide Range  of Holiday Giving Initiatives   BAKERSFIELD, CA – To support Kern County communities, SCS Energy California/Hydrogen Energy California LLC is providing a range of Holiday Giving initiatives. The company is donating over $12,000 to local programs. Beneficiaries will be those who enjoy the services…