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140+ California Companies Say Climate Change is the “Greatest Economic Opportunity Of the 21st Century”

  |   Advocacy, Cleantech Industry News, Cleantech San Diego, Climate Action, Highlights

Today,  Business for Innovative Climate & Energy Policy (BICEP) released the California Climate Declaration at the Climate Leadership Conference in San Diego, CA. Over 140 California-based companies have joined the Climate Declaration, including Apple, SolarCity, San Diego International Airport, Sungevity, and Sapphire Energy announced today.   Read the press...

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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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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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CleanTECH San Diego Hosts Biorenewables Collaborative Session

  |   Advocacy, Biorenewables, Cleantech San Diego, Events, Imperial Valley

As part of the RICO grant, CleanTECH San Diego, Imperial Valley EDC, and San Diego Regional EDC hosted a Biorenewables Collaborative Session on Dec. 18 to discuss the the region's biorenewables sector, the EDGE initiative, and challenges and opportunities for biorenewables companies to commercialize in Imperial Valley....

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CleanTECH San Diego Hosts California Secretary for Natural Resources

  |   Advocacy, Events, Leadership Series, Water

On Nov. 14, CleanTECH San Diego hosted California Secretary for Natural Resources John Laird as part of its Leadership Series. Secretary Laird joined CleanTECH San Diego members to discuss the Bay Delta Conservation Plan (BDCP) and Southern California water issues. The Bay Delta Conservation Plan is a comprehensive conservation strategy aimed...

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