Author: Shannon Casey

K-12 Schools Sustainability Strategy Collaborative Update

  |   Cleantech San Diego, Energy Efficiency, K-12 Sustainability

On December 10, the California Energy Commission (CEC) adopted proposed "Substantive Changes to the Proposition 39 Guidelines."  Beginning February 2015, the Energy Commission will release a new Proposition 39 Program Online Energy Expenditure Plan Application System. Using the online system, LEAs may submit Energy Expenditure Plan applications...

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Developer’s Guide to Imperial Valley

  |   Biorenewables, Imperial Valley

Cleantech San Diego, San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation (EDC), and Imperial Valley EDC partnered through the Regional Industry Clusters of Opportunity-II (RICO-II), an initiative of the California Energy Commission, Workforce Investment Board, and Employment Development Department to engage businesses and community/public partners to identify...

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Measurabl Wins Best Cleanweb Technology at Global Cleantech Awards

  |   Cleantech San Diego Members, Highlights, SCRUB

Cleantech San Diego member and 2014 SCRUB presenter Measurabl has won the Best in CleanWeb/IT for the Global Cleantech Cluster Association (GCCA) 2014 Later Stage Award. The GCCA’s Global Top 10 Winners represent the best of the association’s 52 member clusters and over 10,000 member companies. The GCCA Global Top...

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ARPA-E CHARGES Program Working with UC San Diego and DNV GL to Validate Novel Grid-Storage Technologies

  |   Cleantech San Diego Members, Energy Efficiency, Smart Grid

Energy storage promises to play a key role in the modernization of our nation’s electric grid. While relatively little storage is deployed on today’s grid, advanced storage technologies can provide options for tomorrow’s energy demands. Increased grid storage would improve operating capabilities, enhance reliability, and...

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Balboa Park Centennial “Light the Park” Project and Street Light Working Group Update

  |   Energy Efficiency, Intelligent Streetlights, Smart Cities San Diego

Balboa Park Centennial "Light the Park" Project Cleantech San Diego is proud to be one of the core collaborators who worked closely with the City of San Diego and SDG&E in scoping out a technically feasible and cost effective LED lighting upgrade project, which is one...

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San Diego Pioneering Microgrids According to New Analysis of CA Regional Cleantech Economies

  |   Biorenewables, Highlights, Smart Grid

Southern California is a driver for California’s world-class clean transportation sector and of new microgrid and biorenewable technology according to two new reports by the nonpartisan nonprofit group Next 10.   “The Los Angeles area and the San Diego region have unique local assets that are being...

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