Highlights

41 New California Communities Launch HERO PACE Program

  |   Cleantech Industry News, Cleantech San Diego Members, Energy Efficiency, Highlights, Solar Energy, Water

Thirty eight cities and three counties across California launched the HERO Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Program last week. The program enables homeowners and commercial property owners to pay off energy- and water-efficiency improvements through their property tax bill.   The HERO Program has been adopted by 290...

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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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SDG&E Receives $5 Million Grant to Expand Borrego Springs Microgrid

  |   Cleantech San Diego Members, Highlights, Smart Grid, Solar Energy

The California Energy Commission (CEC) recently awarded Cleantech San Diego member San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) a nearly $5 million grant to expand the innovative Borrego Springs Microgrid. The grant will allow the Microgrid to use the nearby 26-megawatt (MW) Borrego Solar facility to power the entire community, making this...

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Sullivan Solar Power’s Daniel Sullivan Awarded San Diego’s Most Admired CEO

  |   Cleantech San Diego Members, Highlights, Solar Energy

Sullivan Solar Power founder and chief executive officer, Daniel Sullivan, received San Diego's Most Admired CEO award Wednesday for the second consecutive year. The Most Admired CEO awards, administered by the San Diego Business Journal, recognize San Diego’s leaders for their outstanding professional achievements and their contributions...

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car2go Continues Commitment to San Diego with All New 2014 Electric Fleet

  |   Cleantech San Diego Members, Electric Vehicles, Highlights, Smart Cities San Diego

Cleantech San Diego member car2go, the largest carsharing company in the world, announced today that over 33,000 car2go San Diego members will have access to an all new electric smart fleet, beginning today. The new fleet of four hundred powerful 2014 models, an upgrade from its 2010...

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