Biorenewables

The Biorenewable Industry in San Diego: Fueling the region’s cleantech economy.

The greater San Diego region, including the Imperial Valley, is a proven a leader in the production and commercialization of renewable fuels and food from algae and other biological sources. San Diego’s thriving biorenewables industry helps the region, state, and nation achieve energy independence and greenhouse gas reductions while creating jobs. Algae biotechnology in particular continues to have a strong economic presence in the San Diego region and employment continues to show consistent growth.

1020

Jobs Generated

$80M

Wages Earned

$175M

Economic Output