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  |   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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UC San Diego Takes Top Two Positions in National Rankings for Biofuel Research

  |   Biorenewables, Cleantech Industry News, Cleantech San Diego Members, Highlights

A new report issued by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO) ranked programs at UC San Diego as the two best in the country for algal biofuels research, including Scripps Institution of Oceanography as top in the nation.   An external group of experts from industry,...

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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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Intelligent Street Lights in the News

  |   Cleantech Industry News, Cleantech San Diego Members, Energy Efficiency, Intelligent Streetlights, Smart Cities San Diego, Smart Grid

The City of San Diego's debut of its "enLIGHTen San Diego" street light pilot is making headlines. This adaptively controlled streetlight pilot features state of the art wireless metering technology as described in Fierce Smart Grid, Smart Grid News, and Mother Nature News. While this pilot site is fully operational, the final installation of...

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