Loan Program Launched for San Diego Homeowners Looking to Save Energy and Money

  |   Advocacy, Cleantech Industry News, Cleantech San Diego Members, Energy Efficiency, Highlights, Solar Energy, Wind Power

San Diego county and city officials today encouraged homeowners to plug into PACE (Property Assessed Clean Energy) financing, a new loan program that aims to reduce energy and water usage -- and help consumers save money.   The program eliminates the upfront costs for many energy- and water-efficiency...

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El Niño Forecast Update from Scripps Climate Scientist

  |   Cleantech San Diego, Climate Change, Events, Water

In June 2014, Cleantech San Diego hosted an event with El Niño experts from Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego who explained the basics of the weather phenomenon and shared insights about the likelihood of an El Niño event occurring in San Diego this year.   As a follow-up to that discussion, below are El Niño...

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County Board of Supervisors Declare June 30 “Sullivan Solar Power Day” in San Diego

  |   Cleantech San Diego Members, Highlights, Solar Energy

CleanTECH San Diego member company Sullivan Solar Power was honored with a proclamation, which declared June 30 ‘Sullivan Solar Power Day’ throughout San Diego County. The declaration commends Sullivan Solar Power for its outstanding service, leadership, and commitment to area residents, and recognizes its tenth anniversary...

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Street Light Working Group Update

  |   Cleantech San Diego, Energy Efficiency, Intelligent Streetlights, Smart Cities San Diego, Smart Grid

The San Diego Climate Collaborative, CleanTECH San Diego, and Qualcomm co-sponsored a Next Generation Street Light Symposium hosted by Supervisor Dave Roberts' Sustainability Team at the County of San Diego. Ed Ebrahimian, Director of the City of Los Angeles's Bureau of Street Lighting (LA BSL)...

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Algae Biomass Organization Announces Preliminary Agenda for 8th Annual Algae Biomass Summit in San Diego

  |   Biorenewables, Cleantech Industry News, Cleantech San Diego Members, Events, Uncategorized

The Algae Biomass Organization (ABO), the trade association for the algae industry, has announced the preliminary agenda for the 8th Annual Algae Biomass Summit, unveiling a list of the latest advances in algae commercialization, research and finance that will be discussed at the largest algae...

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San Diego’s Thriving Algae Biotechnology Industry Continues to Fuel Region’s Economy

  |   Biorenewables, Cleantech Industry News, Cleantech San Diego, Highlights, Imperial Valley

A study conducted by the San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) and released last week by its service bureau found that the direct, indirect, and induced economic impact of the algae biotechnology research and manufacturing industry generates a total of approximately 1,020 total jobs, $80...

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