CleanTECH San Diego Welcomes New Director of Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  |   Biorenewables, Cleantech San Diego, Cleantech San Diego Members, Climate Change, Events, Water

On April 29, CleanTECH San Diego board members Glenn Mosier and Julia Brown hosted a Meet & Greet with Margaret Leinen, Director of Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego. Dr. Leinen, a highly distinguished national leader and oceanographer, became the eleventh director of Scripps...

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K-12 Schools Sustainability Strategy Collaborative Update

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

San Diego's K-12 Schools Sustainability Strategy Collaborative (SSSC) continues to be recognized as the state's best practice in Proposition 39 implementation. In April, Marty Turock presented about the collaborative, along with the California Energy Commission, at the Green California Summit in Sacramento.CleanTECH San Diego is actively educating...

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San Diego Innovators Can Be Leaders in Realizing Global Sustainability

  |   Biorenewables, Cleantech Industry News, Cleantech San Diego, Climate Change, Electric Vehicles, Energy Efficiency, Events, Highlights, Smart Cities San Diego, Smart Grid, Solar Energy, The City as a System

In early April, CleanTECH San Diego was represented at the first Global Solutions Summit in Washington, D.C. The conference follows the Little Rock Accord, signed December 2012, between Club de Madrid, an organization of former heads of state, and the P80 Foundation, comprised of many...

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CleanTECH San Diego Participates in Chamber Delegation to Mexico City

  |   Advocacy, Cleantech San Diego, Energy Efficiency

March 30-April 3, CleanTECH San Diego President Jason Anderson participated in the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce's ninth annual California-Mexico Trade Initiative trip to Mexico City. With more than 70 delegates representing the high-tech, cleantech, education, healthcare, maritime, energy, finance, law, real estate,and transportation industries, this...

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From Microsoft Headquarters to San Diego County: “The City as a System” Discussions Charge On

  |   Cleantech San Diego, Energy Efficiency, Smart Cities San Diego, Smart Grid, The City as a System

As a follow-up to recent meetings at Microsoft headquarters in Seattle, Wash., civic and business leaders from across the San Diego region re-convened this week to continue conversations about San Diego's vision for a "The City as a System."  Utilizing software and the cloud to collect information about the energy usage of separate...

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Smart Cities a Focus of OSIsoft Users Conference

  |   Cleantech San Diego Members, Energy Efficiency, Events, Smart Cities San Diego, Smart Grid, The City as a System

Last week CleanTECH San Diego member OSIsoft hosted its 25th Annual Users Conference in San Francisco. More and more we read about the benefits and need to collect and use “big data.” In the CleanTECH San Diego world of managing large utility, infrastructure, and building...

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K-12 Schools Sustainability Strategy Collaborative Update

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

Added Energy Savings for Schools  At the March K-12 Schools Sustainability Strategy Collaborative (SSSC) meeting Lorie Cosio-Azar of the City of San Diego presented the opportunity for all of San Diego County's school districts to fast-track their planned Proposition 39 exterior lighting projects by "piggybacking" off the...

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