Climate Action

San Diego International Airport’s “The Good Traveler” Program Named Best Innovation in Sustainability

  |   Climate Action

Airports Council International-North America (ACI-NA) has recognized San Diego International Airport’s (SAN) “The Good Traveler” program as the “Best Innovation in Sustainability” at the ACI-NA Airport Concessions Awards.   The Good Traveler program is designed to encourage sustainable travel by enabling individuals to offset the environmental impact...

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San Diego International Airport Achieves Airport Carbon Accreditation

  |   Climate Action, Smart Cities San Diego

Cleantech San Diego member and Smart Cities San Diego leader San Diego International Airport (SAN) has been certified through the Airports Council International’s Airport Carbon Accreditation program. The program creates a framework that helps airports identify, manage, and ultimately reduce their carbon emissions.   SAN was certified...

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US EPA Honors San Diego Regional Climate Collaborative with National Award

  |   Climate Action, Highlights

The San Diego Regional Climate Collaborative was honored today by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) at its annual Climate Leadership Award Ceremony.  One of only two organizations in the nation to receive the Innovative Partnerships Certificate, the Climate Collaborative was recognized as a unique partnership...

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San Diego Mayor Releases Climate Action Plan to Create Green Jobs

  |   Cleantech San Diego, Climate Action, Energy Efficiency, Highlights, Solar Energy

City officials this week released an updated Climate Action Plan for the City of San Diego in front of the solar panels atop the city’s Alvarado Water Treatment Plant. The Climate Action Plan calls for eliminating half of all greenhouse gas emissions in the City and aims for all...

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Cleantech San Diego and AWWEE Host Transportation Panel with Regional Experts

  |   Advocacy, Cleantech San Diego, Climate Action, Electric Vehicles

On Sept. 29, Cleantech San Diego partnered with the Association of Women in Water, Energy, and the Environment (AWWEE) to host a discussion about the latest developments in implementing SANDAG's 2050 Regional Transportation Plan / Sustainable Communities Strategy.   The panel of speakers included:   Todd Gloria, San Diego City Council President Kim Kawada, Chief Deputy Executive...

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Metropolitan Water District Brings California to Life to Deliver Water-Saving Message

  |   Cleantech San Diego Members, Climate Action, Water

California comes to life in a series of television advertisements by CleanTECH San Diego member the Metropolitan Water District that began airing in July on stations throughout the Southland promoting the need to protect the state and its future by saving water during the historic, ongoing...

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