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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See Clean Tech Research Advances from UC San Diego Engineers

  |   Cleantech San Diego Members, Events, Uncategorized

With more than 1,700 engineering graduate students, 200 engineering professors, and $158M in engineering research expenditures, the UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering is teeming with exciting projects and entrepreneurial engineers looking to transfer their advances to society in order to solve problems, advance...

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Scott Peters Op-Ed Asserts Building Extreme Weather Resiliency is Good for Business

  |   Advocacy, Cleantech San Diego Members

As the Climate Task Force Chair of the Sustainable Energy and Environment Coalition, Congressman Scott Peters has focused on making the business argument to acting on climate change. In a Mar. 24 Roll Call Op-Ed, Congressman Peters joins Dal LaMagna, CEO and CFO of IceStone USA, a manufacturer of countertops,...

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San Diego Council President Todd Gloria Addresses CleanTECH San Diego Board of Directors

  |   Advocacy, Cleantech San Diego, Climate Change, Energy Efficiency

CleanTECH San Diego’s March 18, 2014, Board of Director's meeting featured a presentation by Todd Gloria, Council President of the City of San Diego, and most recently the City’s Interim Mayor. Councilmember Gloria reviewed several items of interest to CleanTECH San Diego members, including the proposed City of San...

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