CleanTECH Startups Pitch their Business Plans

  |   Cleantech San Diego, Events, SCRUB, Startup

On May 14, CleanTECH San Diego's Capital and Resources Committee held  its quarterly SCRUB event featuring presentations from five exciting early-stage clean tech companies. Leaders of these emerging start-ups sought business guidance and opportunities for networking within the San Diego cleantech industry. Their businesses plans addressed energy solutions ranging from water to solar. This quarter's SCRUB...

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City of Chula Vista Launches New Clean Energy Program with Sullivan Solar Power

  |   Cleantech San Diego Members, Energy Efficiency, Highlights, Solar Energy

On May 14, the Cleantech San Diego member city of Chula Vista held an event and ‘flipped the switch’ to their recently installed solar projects, totaling 500,000 watts of clean energy across three facilities. The city not only celebrated their own solar power projects but also the...

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Cities Must Keep Pace with a Technologically Evolved Population

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

How could cities better connect all their residents to economic opportunity? It's literally the million-dollar question with almost every major tech company spending incredible amounts of resources in the name of connection. The lingo -- smart cities, smarter cities, big data, innovation centers, incubators, hives,...

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CleanTECH San Diego Welcomes New Director of Scripps Institution of Oceanography

  |   Biorenewables, Cleantech San Diego, Cleantech San Diego Members, Climate Action, 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 Action, 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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