Smart Grid

Camp Pendleton Hosts Energy Sustainment and Security Discussion

  |   Smart Cities San Diego, Smart Grid, Solar Energy

Christine Harada, the chief sustainability officer for the White House, toured Camp Pendleton to review on-base energy production facilities, Dec. 29.   The base energy department led Harada through a proposed photovoltaic site at Box Canyon, which will convert sunlight into energy, and a hydrogen refueling station...

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Power Analytics to Showcase New EnergyNet® Platform at NY REV Summit

  |   Energy Efficiency, Smart Grid

Cleantech San Diego member Power Analytics Corporation has unveiled its EnergyNet platform, designed to operate effective and efficient energy marketplaces that satisfy the broader vision and requirements of the NY Reforming the Energy Vision (NY REV) initiative. This latest innovation from Power Analytics®, a subsidiary...

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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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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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ARPA-E CHARGES Program Working with UC San Diego and DNV GL to Validate Novel Grid-Storage Technologies

  |   Cleantech San Diego Members, Energy Efficiency, Smart Grid

Energy storage promises to play a key role in the modernization of our nation’s electric grid. While relatively little storage is deployed on today’s grid, advanced storage technologies can provide options for tomorrow’s energy demands. Increased grid storage would improve operating capabilities, enhance reliability, and...

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San Diego Pioneering Microgrids According to New Analysis of CA Regional Cleantech Economies

  |   Biorenewables, Highlights, Smart Grid

Southern California is a driver for California’s world-class clean transportation sector and of new microgrid and biorenewable technology according to two new reports by the nonpartisan nonprofit group Next 10.   “The Los Angeles area and the San Diego region have unique local assets that are being...

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Smart City San Diego Presents at Inaugural Energy Central Smart Cities Conference

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

November 3-4, San Diego served as the host city for Energy Central's inaugural Smart Cities Conference. The event attracted more than 100 attendees from across the nation looking to make connections and gain insights to advance their own smart city initiatives. As the...

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GE Hosts Digital Energy Transmission and Distribution Showcase

  |   Cleantech San Diego Members, Energy Efficiency, Smart Grid, Solar Energy, Wind Power

On October 23, Cleantech San Diego, the Industrial Environmental Association, and GE, co-hosted a GE Digital Energy Transmission and Distribution Showcase featuring power delivery, distribution automation, and software products, solutions, and services to benefit the wind, solar, utility, industrial, and EPCs industries, in addition to...

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