Solar Energy

Port of San Diego to Install a Solar-Powered Microgrid with $5 Million Grant from California Energy Commission

  |   Smart Grid, Solar Energy

As an environmental champion and mover of goods throughout the world, the Port of San Diego — a longtime active member of Cleantech San Diego — has secured a nearly $5 million grant for the installation of a renewable, solar-powered microgrid at the Tenth Avenue Marine Terminal,...

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Federal Study Sees PACE Driving Solar Growth

  |   Solar Energy

A federally funded study published this week offers evidence that the innovative home-improvement financing option known as Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) has been "uniquely successful" as a driver of residential solar-power systems in California.   The analysis by researchers at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) covered the years 2010-2015,...

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Sullivan Solar Power Sets Record for Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies List

  |   Cleantech San Diego Members, Solar Energy

Cleantech San Diego member Sullivan Solar Power has been featured on the Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies list for the eighth consecutive year, a feat no other solar company has achieved. The Inc. 5000 List launched in 1982 and recognizes American entrepreneurship and perseverance. The announcement of the...

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Sullivan Solar Power Installs First Certified LG Chem Residential Battery in the Continental U.S.

  |   Energy Storage, Solar Energy

On August 1, the first LG Chem residential energy storage unit in the continental United States went live. It was installed by Cleantech San Diego member company Sullivan Solar Power at the Keefe residence in Carlsbad. This milestone is a big step toward grid independence for Americans.   “This...

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San Diego Solar Day Ignites Kids’ Interest in Renewable Energy with Solar Science Challenges

  |   Solar Energy

Baker Electric Solar, a full-service solar company, and Cleantech San Diego, a nonprofit trade organization supporting the region’s cleantech economy, hosted the 2nd Annual San Diego Solar Day (SDSD) on Saturday, April 15 at California State University San Marcos (CSUSM).     This Earth Month celebration is...

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