Smart Cities San Diego

Lighting Up the Night with Friends of Smart Street Lights

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

On Feb. 23, CleanTECH San Diego hosted the first official side event of the Climate Leadership Conference,  a “Smart City Infrastructure” Presentation & Demonstration Tour at the new San Diego Central Library downtown. Local CleanTECH San Diego members  joined  attendees of the Climate Leadership Conference from across the...

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NRG eVgo Unveils New Electric Vehicle Fast Charging Station at Carlsbad Premium Outlets

  |   Cleantech San Diego Members, Electric Vehicles, Energy Efficiency, Smart Cities San Diego, Smart Grid

NRG eVgo, a subsidiary of CleanTECH San Diego member company NRG Energy, opened the first Freedom Station® in the City of Carlsbad on Feb. 4, 2014. The Freedom Station, located at the Carlsbad Premium Outlets®, features a 480-volt direct current (DC) fast charger that enables...

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New Intelligent Wireless Streetlights to Save San Diego $250,000 Annually

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

San Diego will illuminate its downtown district with GE Lighting's intelligent lighting system, including LED street lighting, making it the first city in the United States to adopt GE's LightGrid technology. The new system of 3,000 city lamps, set to be in place by spring...

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CleanTECH San Diego Hosts San Diego City Councilman Kevin Faulconer

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

On Dec. 16, CleanTECH San Diego hosted its Meet & Greet with San Diego City Councilman Kevin Faulconer as part of its Leadership Series. The program aims to educate Councilman Faulconer on the region's cleantech cluster and provides CleanTECH San Diego Members with an opportunity to...

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Intelligent Street Lights in the News

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

The City of San Diego's debut of its "enLIGHTen San Diego" street light pilot is making headlines. This adaptively controlled streetlight pilot features state of the art wireless metering technology as described in Fierce Smart Grid, Smart Grid News, and Mother Nature News. While this pilot site is fully operational, the final installation of...

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CleanTECH San Diego at Smart City Expo in Barcelona, Spain

  |   Cleantech San Diego, Events, Smart Cities San Diego

November 19-21, CleanTECH San Diego Chair Jim Waring participated in the Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. Smart City Expo is a three-day gathering of several thousand people from around the world to discuss the challenges and opportunities in creating sustainable cities. Making cities sustainable is...

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