Smart Cities San Diego

White House Announces MetroLab Network Partnership Between City of San Diego and UCSD

  |   Highlights, Smart Cities San Diego

On September 14, Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer and UC San Diego Chancellor Pradeep K. Khosla announced their participation as founding members of the recently created MetroLab Network.   The Network, announced at the White House Smart Cities Forum, seeks to strengthen and create partnerships between metro areas and...

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Chula Vista Selects Black & Veatch to Evaluate Smart City Plans

  |   Cleantech San Diego Members, Energy Efficiency, Smart Cities San Diego

The City of Chula Vista has hired engineering and construction company Black & Veatch to develop the city’s plan for incorporating smart infrastructure. The city has set aggressive goals of becoming more efficient through improved use of energy, water, communications, and other critical infrastructure.   Black &...

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VIDEO: National Geographic Channel Profiles San Diego in World’s Smart Cities Documentary

  |   Highlights, Smart Cities San Diego

National Geographic Channel features San Diego, one of only four cities in the world and the only U.S. city, in its acclaimed documentary series “World’s Smart Cities.” San Diego was chosen for our strong technology sector, local innovators, cleantech practices, smart public planning, and an...

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Diverse Coalition Signs Agreement Supporting SDG&E’S Electric Vehicle Charging Program

  |   Electric Vehicles, Smart Cities San Diego, Smart Grid

San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) and groups representing environmental, environmental justice, electric vehicle service providers, automakers, and labor signed a settlement agreement in support of SDG&E's innovative Electric Vehicle Grid-Integration pilot project. The pilot calls for SDG&E to install electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure...

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Cleantech San Diego Presents at Burnham-Moores Real Estate Conference

  |   Cleantech San Diego, Cleantech San Diego Members, Events, Smart Cities San Diego

On March 5, University of San Diego's Burnham-Moores Center for Real Estate held its 19th annual real estate conference. This signature gathering of senior real estate executives addressed the opportunities and challenges in today’s local, regional, national, and international real estate markets, including technological trends and how those trends...

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Mayor Faulconer Announces Partnership with GE to Improve Traffic, Reduce Energy Use and Costs

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

On February 9, Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer announced that the City of San Diego is the world’s first city to partner with GE Lighting on a pilot of its Intelligent Cities platform—a software-defined lighting technology that will help San Diego solve some of the city’s...

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