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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Green Edge Technologies and Measurabl Win San Diego Business Journal Innovation Awards

  |   Cleantech San Diego Members, Energy Efficiency, Events, SCRUB, Startup

CleanTECH San Diego member Green Edge Technologies and SCRUB graduate Measurabl both received the San Diego Business Journal’s 2014 Innovation Award in the Energy/Green category. The ceremony took place June 11 at the Scripps Seaside Forum on the campus of Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego. Green...

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Escondido Union School District Granted $597,659 for Prop 39 Energy Efficiency Upgrade Project

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

On June 5, Escondido Union School District became the first of San Diego County’s 42 school districts to have its California Clean Energy Jobs Act (Proposition 39) Energy Expenditure Plan approved by the California Energy Commission. Escondido Union School District will receive $597,659 to install...

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Rep. Peters, Operation Free, Cleantech San Diego Host First Public Screening of THE BURDEN

  |   Advocacy, Biorenewables, Cleantech Industry News, Cleantech San Diego, Cleantech San Diego Members, Climate Action, Energy Efficiency, Events, Smart Grid, Solar Energy

On June 4, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52), clean energy campaign Operation Free, and Cleantech San Diego hosted the first public screening of documentary film THE BURDEN, followed by a discussion on defense energy issues at the San Diego Central Library.   THE BURDEN is the first documentary of its...

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San Diego Climate Experts Answer the Question: Is El Niño Coming?

  |   Cleantech San Diego, Cleantech San Diego Members, Climate Action, Events, Water

On June 2, guests of Cleantech San Diego gathered on the Scripps Institution of Oceanography campus for a timely discussion with top climate scientists about the powerful weather phenomenon El Niño and how it impacts our region. The program included presentations from three El Niño experts who explained the basics of the weather...

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Cleantech San Diego Participates in One Day in San Diego Film Project

  |   Cleantech San Diego, Cleantech San Diego Members, Electric Vehicles, Energy Efficiency, Highlights, Intelligent Streetlights, Smart Cities San Diego, Uncategorized

On April 26, the documentary project One Day in San Diego (part of One Day on Earth) challenged filmmakers across San Diego to document stories and investigate 10 questions for the future of San Diego as part of a city-wide, participatory media-creation event. Filmmaker Lisa...

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