Join Us!


Becoming a member is easy. Counties and public entities must pass an ordinance or resolution to join. Private sector members, associations and individuals may simply fill out an application form. Samples of a blank ordinance, the private application form and our bylaws can be found below.


Dues for counties are based on the amount of renewable energy development within their borders, city dues are based on population and private-sector membership dues are determined by a sliding scale. based on revenues.

Public Entities


Click the above link to download a sample of a blank county ordinance adopting CREA. Please mail your entity's ordinance or resolution, along with your dues to our physical mailing address, to be filed with the Secretary of State.

Private Sector


Click the above link to download our private sector Application Form. Please mail with check or money order to our physical mailing address, posted at bottom right of each website page.

CREA's Bylaws


Click the above link to download a copy of our Bylaws. Please know that all government entities and private sector members agree to accept and abide by CREA's bylaws upon gaining membership.