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Cleantech San Diego

Cleantech San Diego Partners with CyberTECH to Support San Diego’s Startup Community

  |   Cleantech San Diego, Cleantech San Diego Members, Startup

Local nonprofit industry trade organizations Cleantech San Diego and CyberTECH have announced a partnership to advance San Diego’s technology startup industry. Both organizations share a mission of stimulating and accelerating the San Diego region’s innovation economy. This new partnership combines Cleantech San Diego’s focus on clean technology...

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LGBT Leaders Gather to Celebrate Growing Electric Vehicle Marketplace

  |   Cleantech San Diego, Electric Vehicles, Events

On July 24, CalETC, the Greater San Diego Business Association, Equality Professionals Network, and CleanTECH San Diego hosted a special VIP “Drive Your Values” event for San Diego's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) business and community leaders to raise awareness about the numerous health and economic benefits of a...

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El Niño Forecast Update from Scripps Climate Scientist

  |   Cleantech San Diego, Climate Action, Events, Water

In June 2014, Cleantech San Diego hosted an event with El Niño experts from Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego who explained the basics of the weather phenomenon and shared insights about the likelihood of an El Niño event occurring in San Diego this year.   As a follow-up to that discussion, below are El Niño...

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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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San Diego’s Thriving Algae Biotechnology Industry Continues to Fuel Region’s Economy

  |   Biorenewables, Cleantech Industry News, Cleantech San Diego, Highlights, Imperial Valley

A study conducted by the San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) and released last week by its service bureau found that the direct, indirect, and induced economic impact of the algae biotechnology research and manufacturing industry generates a total of approximately 1,020 total jobs, $80...

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Escondido Union School District Granted $597,659 for Prop 39 Energy Efficiency Upgrade Project

  |   Cleantech San Diego, Energy Efficiency, Highlights, K-12 Sustainability

On June 5, Escondido Union School District became the first of San Diego County’s 42 school districts to have its California Clean Energy Jobs Act (Proposition 39) Energy Expenditure Plan approved by the California Energy Commission. Escondido Union School District will receive $597,659 to install...

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Rep. Peters, Operation Free, Cleantech San Diego Host First Public Screening of THE BURDEN

  |   Advocacy, Biorenewables, Cleantech Industry News, Cleantech San Diego, Cleantech San Diego Members, Climate Action, Energy Efficiency, Events, Smart Grid, Solar Energy

On June 4, Congressman Scott Peters (CA-52), clean energy campaign Operation Free, and Cleantech San Diego hosted the first public screening of documentary film THE BURDEN, followed by a discussion on defense energy issues at the San Diego Central Library.   THE BURDEN is the first documentary of its...

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San Diego Climate Experts Answer the Question: Is El Niño Coming?

  |   Cleantech San Diego, Cleantech San Diego Members, Climate Action, Events, Water

On June 2, guests of Cleantech San Diego gathered on the Scripps Institution of Oceanography campus for a timely discussion with top climate scientists about the powerful weather phenomenon El Niño and how it impacts our region. The program included presentations from three El Niño experts who explained the basics of the weather...

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