Highlights

K. Harley McDonald of Iberdrola Renewables Named Woman of the Year by Wind Energy San Diego Chapter

  |   Cleantech San Diego Members, Highlights, Wind Power

CleanTECH San Diego congratulates K. Harley McDonald, Lead /Senior Business Developer, Iberdrola Renewables, for being named 2013 Woman of the Year by the Women of Wind Energy, San Diego Chapter. McDonald is being honored for her impressive leadership efforts in obtaining federal, state, county, and tribal permits for the...

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Vista Unified School District Granted $4.7 Million for Prop 39 Energy Efficiency Upgrade Projects

  |   Energy Efficiency, Highlights, K-12 Sustainability

On July 21, Vista Unified School District became the third of San Diego County’s 42 school districts to have its California Clean Energy Jobs Act (Proposition 39) Energy Expenditure Plan approved by the California Energy Commission. Vista Unified School District will receive $4.77 million that...

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Loan Program Launched for San Diego Homeowners Looking to Save Energy and Money

  |   Advocacy, Cleantech Industry News, Cleantech San Diego Members, Energy Efficiency, Highlights, Solar Energy, Wind Power

San Diego county and city officials today encouraged homeowners to plug into PACE (Property Assessed Clean Energy) financing, a new loan program that aims to reduce energy and water usage -- and help consumers save money.   The program eliminates the upfront costs for many energy- and water-efficiency...

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County Board of Supervisors Declare June 30 “Sullivan Solar Power Day” in San Diego

  |   Cleantech San Diego Members, Highlights, Solar Energy

CleanTECH San Diego member company Sullivan Solar Power was honored with a proclamation, which declared June 30 ‘Sullivan Solar Power Day’ throughout San Diego County. The declaration commends Sullivan Solar Power for its outstanding service, leadership, and commitment to area residents, and recognizes its tenth anniversary...

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San Diego’s Thriving Algae Biotechnology Industry Continues to Fuel Region’s Economy

  |   Biorenewables, Cleantech Industry News, Cleantech San Diego, Highlights, Imperial Valley

A study conducted by the San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) and released last week by its service bureau found that the direct, indirect, and induced economic impact of the algae biotechnology research and manufacturing industry generates a total of approximately 1,020 total jobs, $80...

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Escondido Union School District Granted $597,659 for Prop 39 Energy Efficiency Upgrade Project

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

On June 5, Escondido Union School District became the first of San Diego County’s 42 school districts to have its California Clean Energy Jobs Act (Proposition 39) Energy Expenditure Plan approved by the California Energy Commission. Escondido Union School District will receive $597,659 to install...

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Cleantech San Diego Participates in One Day in San Diego Film Project

  |   Cleantech San Diego, Cleantech San Diego Members, Electric Vehicles, Energy Efficiency, Highlights, Intelligent Streetlights, Smart Cities San Diego, Uncategorized

On April 26, the documentary project One Day in San Diego (part of One Day on Earth) challenged filmmakers across San Diego to document stories and investigate 10 questions for the future of San Diego as part of a city-wide, participatory media-creation event. Filmmaker Lisa...

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