Smart Cities San Diego

Use of Solar Powered Electric Vehicle Charging Stations at San Diego Zoo on the Rise

  |   Electric Vehicles, Press Releases, Smart Cities San Diego, Solar Energy

Two-Year Smart City San Diego Pilot Yields Positive Results; Reflects Regional Rise in Electric Vehicle Drivers   SAN DIEGO, CA, August 22, 2014 - San Diego has one of the nation’s highest levels of electric vehicle drivers per capita. Results from a strategically placed infrastructure pilot project...

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Street Light Working Group Update

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

The San Diego Climate Collaborative, CleanTECH San Diego, and Qualcomm co-sponsored a Next Generation Street Light Symposium hosted by Supervisor Dave Roberts' Sustainability Team at the County of San Diego. Ed Ebrahimian, Director of the City of Los Angeles's Bureau of Street Lighting (LA BSL)...

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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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Street Light Working Group Update

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

CleanTECH San Diego's Marty Turock represented both the City of San Diego and the San Diego Region Street Light Working Group in a recent presentation at the California Street Light Association (CAL-SLA) Annual Southern California Meeting, which was held at their LA County offices. Turock presented an overview...

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Cities Must Keep Pace with a Technologically Evolved Population

  |   Cleantech San Diego, Energy Efficiency, Smart Cities San Diego, Smart Grid, The City as a System

How could cities better connect all their residents to economic opportunity? It's literally the million-dollar question with almost every major tech company spending incredible amounts of resources in the name of connection. The lingo -- smart cities, smarter cities, big data, innovation centers, incubators, hives,...

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San Diego Innovators Can Be Leaders in Realizing Global Sustainability

  |   Biorenewables, Cleantech Industry News, Cleantech San Diego, Climate Action, Electric Vehicles, Energy Efficiency, Events, Highlights, Smart Cities San Diego, Smart Grid, Solar Energy, The City as a System

In early April, CleanTECH San Diego was represented at the first Global Solutions Summit in Washington, D.C. The conference follows the Little Rock Accord, signed December 2012, between Club de Madrid, an organization of former heads of state, and the P80 Foundation, comprised of many...

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From Microsoft Headquarters to San Diego County: “The City as a System” Discussions Charge On

  |   Cleantech San Diego, Energy Efficiency, Smart Cities San Diego, Smart Grid, The City as a System

As a follow-up to recent meetings at Microsoft headquarters in Seattle, Wash., civic and business leaders from across the San Diego region re-convened this week to continue conversations about San Diego's vision for a "The City as a System."  Utilizing software and the cloud to collect information about the energy usage of separate...

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