Californians for Renewable Energy
(Adopted August 29, 1999)
(Amended April 26, 2001)
ARTICLE I - NAME, PURPOSE
Section 1: The name of the organization shall be Californians for Renewable Energy.
Section 2: Californians for Renewable Energy is organized exclusively for charitable, scientific and educational purposes. The specific purposes of the corporation are:
1. To supply on a nonprofit basis both nonprofessional and professional legal assistance to planning, conservation groups, small business customers, residential customers, small business and residential renewable energy self suppliers, and neighborhood groups, in regards to new energy projects in the state of California
2. To engage on a nonprofit basis in research and information dissemination with respect to legal rights in a healthy environment by giving legal advice, appearing before administrative bodies, and enforcing environmental laws through court actions.
3. To employ legal counsel, technical experts, and associated staffing on a professional or contractual basis to carry out these purposes.