San Diego School Districts Out Front to Achieve Energy Savings with Proposition 39 Funds

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

Today representatives from the California Energy Commission held a hands-on training in San Diego with regional school districts to help implement the California Clean Energy Jobs Act (Proposition 39), which allocated $381 million to K-12 schools for projects that reduce energy consumption. San Diego’s school districts have...

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San Diego School Districts Out Front to Achieve Energy Savings with Proposition 39 Funds

  |   Press Releases

CleanTECH San Diego hosts California Energy Commission’s first field workshop in Southern California   SAN DIEGO, CA, February 20, 2014 – Today representatives from the California Energy Commission will hold a hands-on training in San Diego with regional school districts to help implement the California Clean Energy Jobs Act...

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Navy Engages with San Diego Cleantech Leaders

  |   Advocacy, Cleantech San Diego, Energy Efficiency, Events, Leadership Series, Smart Grid, Solar Energy

On Feb. 18, CleanTECH San Diego hosted a roundtable discussion at Harper Construction featuring Assistant Secretary of the Navy Dennis McGinn. At the meeting were a 18 CleanTECH San Diego members  --  a cross-section of regional industry leaders  -- who shared their cleantech strengths and interests with...

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Supporting Early-Stage Green Businesses

  |   Cleantech San Diego, Events, SCRUB, Startup

On Feb. 13, CleanTECH San Diego's Capital and Resources Committee held  its quarterly SCRUB event featuring presentations from three early-stage cleantech companies seeking business guidance and opportunities for networking within the San Diego cleantech community. This quarter's SCRUB presenters included: Measurabl: Measurabl provides software that lowers the cost and complexity...

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NRG eVgo Unveils New Electric Vehicle Fast Charging Station at Carlsbad Premium Outlets

  |   Cleantech San Diego Members, Electric Vehicles, Energy Efficiency, Smart Cities San Diego, Smart Grid

NRG eVgo, a subsidiary of CleanTECH San Diego member company NRG Energy, opened the first Freedom Station® in the City of Carlsbad on Feb. 4, 2014. The Freedom Station, located at the Carlsbad Premium Outlets®, features a 480-volt direct current (DC) fast charger that enables...

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Reflecting on California’s Cap-and-Trade Program One Year Later

  |   Advocacy, Cleantech San Diego, Climate Action, Events

On Feb. 5, CleanTECH San Diego partnered with The San Diego Foundation, Procopio, Climate Resolve, and Climate Action Reserve to present "California's Cap-and-Trade: A One Year Assessment." Guests heard from California Air Resources Board Executive Officer Richard Corey and County Supervisor Ron Roberts, as well as regional climate science and business...

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VIDEO: Energy Reliability Plan from CalISO and CEC

  |   Advocacy, Cleantech San Diego, Energy Efficiency, Events, Leadership Series, Smart Grid

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y0rettZASS8&list=UUoLoymjCtc1OLP-Y4uONOGg&feature=share On Jan. 21, CleanTECH San Diego hosted President & Chief Executive Officer of California ISO Stephen Berberich and Chair of the California Energy Commission (CEC) Robert B. Weisenmiller, Ph.D., for a timely discussion about their cross agency vision for Southern California's energy reliability plan and...

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New Intelligent Wireless Streetlights to Save San Diego $250,000 Annually

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

San Diego will illuminate its downtown district with GE Lighting's intelligent lighting system, including LED street lighting, making it the first city in the United States to adopt GE's LightGrid technology. The new system of 3,000 city lamps, set to be in place by spring...

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California Air Resources Board Top Official in San Diego to Discuss Cap-and-Trade Program – A One-Year Assessment

  |   Press Releases

Media Advisory   WHAT:   Richard Corey, Executive Officer at the California Air Resources Board, will join San Diego leaders in business and science to discuss the first year of the state cap-and-trade program and assess its economic and environmental impact, both locally and abroad. The goal of cap-and-trade...

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