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Energy Burden = annual utility bills ÷ annual income

An energy burden rate above 6% is considered high

Clayton County Energy Burden Facts & Analysis

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CCED Gratefully Accepts Grant from the Upper Mississippi Gaming Corporation

CCED Gratefully Accepts Grant from the Upper Mississippi Gaming Corporation

On the evening of Monday, October 28th, the Clayton County Energy District excitedly accepted a grant from the Upper Mississippi...

Save Money & Reduce Carbon Emissions for FREE!

Save Money & Reduce Carbon Emissions for FREE!

UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the swap stations are closed but we will now be offering FREE home delivery of...

Iowa Students are Called to Climate Action!

Iowa Students are Called to Climate Action!

Iowa Interfaith Power and Light is a group “empowering people of faith for bold climate action.” Together with students, they...

Introducing the Clean Energy Districts of Iowa!!

(This article is based on words by CEDI chairperson, Lyle Luzum) The Energy District concept is spreading like wild fire...

Wanted: Boots on the Ground Here’s the Chance to Participate in Climate Action and Build Strong Communities!

One of the most sustainable cities (if not the most), in Iowa, is looking for environmental stewards! This is the...

Free or low cost, First Step Home Efficiency Services Available to some Guttenberg Residents Thanks to the Guttenberg City Council!

Thanks to the Guttenberg City Council, 20 qualifying Guttenberg households will receive energy audits and weatherization services, a $500 value,...

Upcoming Bulb Swaps & Our Initiative

Upcoming Bulb Swaps & Our Initiative

The Clayton County Energy District has an initiative to get 5,000 LED bulbs into the community this year. We are...

Spreading the Clean & Local Energy Message at the 165th Annual Clayton County Fair

Spreading the Clean & Local Energy Message at the 165th Annual Clayton County Fair

The Clayton County Energy District Staff and Board Members covered different shifts, spreading the word about clean and local energy...

We’re celebrating our LED transition!

Since 2017, the CCED has locally purchased 10,000 LEDs and distributed them to Clayton County light sockets.

When we spend less on our light bills, we have more to spend in our community.

Now, that’s something to celebrate! 

We are

The Clayton County Energy District

The nonprofit Clayton County Energy District (CCED) strengthens our community by leading, implementing, and accelerating the INCLUSIVE & LOCAL  transition to clean energy use.

By putting boots on the ground in Clayton County:

We positively affect the local economy by reducing energy costs.

We slow climate change by promoting wise energy use.

We include everyone.

our vision

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