How to Save Money on your Utilities: a Small Business Workshop



Come to the Business Assistance Center on Tuesday, September 17, and learn how to save money on your small business' utility bills, including water, energy and garbage!

During this free workshop, learn how your Oakland business can save money and be more energy-efficient through presentations from East Bay MUD, Waste Management, City of Oakland and PG&E.

Rolando Gonzalez, Water Conservation Specialist
East Bay Municipal Utility District

Todd Nienhouse, Senior District Manager
Waste Management

Wanda Redic, Senior Recycling Specialist
Public Works Department, City of Oakland

Danny Kelly, Customer Engagement Coordinator
East Bay Community Energy

Tessa Sanchez, Environmental Specialist
Bay Area Regional Energy Network (BayREN)


Register at:

This meeting location is wheelchair accessible. Do you need an ASL, Cantonese, Mandarin or Spanish interpreter or other assistance to participate? Please email or call (510) 238-4727 or 711 (for relay service) five days in advance.


Juno Thomas
Business Assistance Center Coordinator



Accessibility and Interpretation Requests

Contact us to request disability-related accommodations, American Sign Language (ASL), Mandarin, Spanish or another language interpreter at least five (5) business days before the event.

All meetings held in-person are wheelchair accessible. Please refrain from wearing scented products as a courtesy to attendees with chemical sensitivities.