The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is preparing to build four new battery energy storage systems that will boost the district’s energy resilience and cut operational costs by optimizing solar power and reducing peak load at its facilities. On October 13, 2020, the agency’s board...Read More
Suburban Propane Partners, L.P., a nationwide distributor of propane, fuel oil and related products and services, as well as a marketer of natural gas and electricity, today announced a deal to purchase a 39% stake in Cleantech San Diego member company Oberon Fuels. Oberon, a...Read More
On August 19, 2020, Cleantech San Diego member company LS Power unveiled the largest battery energy storage project in the world – Gateway Energy Storage. The 250 megawatt (MW) Gateway project, located in the East Otay Mesa community in San Diego County, California, enhances grid...Read More
San Diego International Airport Becomes Second Major Airport in North America to Earn Carbon Neutral Rating
San Diego International Airport (SAN) is now North America’s second-ever carbon neutral airport. SAN, joined only by Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) in the U.S., reached carbon neutral accreditation from the global agency that establishes carbon standards for airports worldwide. SAN is certified at “Level...Read More
Seven innovative technology startups – focused on sustainability solutions that range from artificial intelligence and next-generation analytics to autonomous heavy equipment and electric vehicle energy management – have been selected to join Cleantech San Diego member company Black & Veatch’s IgniteX Cleantech Accelerator. The seven startups...Read More
Oberon Fuels Secures $2.9 Million Grant from State of California for First-Ever Production of Renewable Dimethyl Ether in U.S.
Cleantech San Diego member company Oberon Fuels, a producer of clean-burning dimethyl ether (DME) transportation fuel, has been awarded a grant for $2,876,139 from the California Energy Commission (CEC) for a first-of-its-kind, multi-phase project to produce the first renewable dimethyl ether (rDME), a clean-burning, ultra-low-carbon...Read More
Cleantech San Diego member and Southern California Energy Innovation Network company Nuvve, the world leader in vehicle-to-grid (V2G) – also known as vehicle grid integration (VGI) – deployments, and Honda have entered into an agreement to demonstrate the benefits of electric vehicles (EVs) that are...Read More
Go-IoT joins Conectric Networks as Strategic Affiliate to Develop IoT Driven Building Automation Solutions
Cleantech San Diego member and Southern California Energy Innovation Network company Conectric Networks recently announced their newest Strategic Affiliate and approved software, analytics, and cloud services partner Go-IoT. Go-IoT is a European leader in hardware and software solutions in building automation and energy management systems...Read More
Nuvve Fuels Innovation in Vehicle-to-Grid Technology. Bridges Gap Between Renewables and EV Charging.
Cleantech San Diego member and San Diego Regional Energy Innovation Network company Nuvve Corporation, a San Diego-based, green energy technology company, has announced a number of strategic partnerships, pilot programs, and company milestones to further advance vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology in support of bringing electric vehicles...Read More
Cleantech San Diego congratulates Mike Neal, CEO H.G Fenton Company, for being inducted into the California Homebuilding Foundation (CHF) Hall of Fame. The CHF Hall of Fame celebrates and recognizes individuals who have left an indelible mark on the homebuilding industry through their innovation, leadership, and...Read More