A big-box Walmart Supercenter in Covina, Calif., will be the site of a pilot project to assess the effectiveness of emerging energy efficiency technologies to significantly cut energy use by 20 percent in buildings throughout the state.
Quality of Life Dashboard rates status of regional sustainability issues
CSE’s Equinox Project has released the 2018 San Diego Regional Quality of Life Dashboard, which assesses top economic and environmental indicators to gauge the region’s progress toward sustainability.
On behalf of the Clean Vehicle Rebate Project, CSE President Larry Goldenhersh awarded city of Chula Vista Mayor Mary Casillas Salas a $150,000 check for the purchase of 15 electric cars for the city’s fleet at a press conference held March 27. The 12 Hyundai Ioniqs and three Chevy Bolts will be deployed in support of Chula Vista’s senior volunteer patrol and code enforcement programs.
Jonathan Hart, a technology integration specialist with CSE’s Distributed Energy Resources team, will be joining some of the nation’s leading experts on advanced energy storage speaking on a panel at the 11th annual Storage Week.
Press conference kicks off new pilot rebate program for electric vehicle rebates in San Diego
John Livermore, a sustainability expert with more than 25 years’ experience in designing and implementing energy efficiency programs and directing citizen organizations, is the new director of CSE’s Northeast regional operations.
CSE has received a $40,000 grant from The San Diego Foundation to support the Equinox Project’s efforts to turn research into action to help local governments achieve a healthy environment and stronger economy.
Up to $4 million available for charging stations at businesses, multifamily housing and public agencies
A project promoting expansion of California’s electric vehicle charging network to improve air quality and reduce greenhouse gas emissions from cars and light-duty trucks debuted in Fresno County Dec. 20, 2017.
Group behind Quality of Life Dashboard elects Peter MacCracken as chairman
The Center for Sustainable Energy’s Equinox Project is prepared to tackle San Diego’s quality-of-life issues with a newly installed advisory board that reads like a who’s who of key San Diego influencers in the environmental, sustainability and economic sectors.
Renewable energy system reduces costs and greenhouse gas emissions
South Bay San Diego County residents supplied with water by the Sweetwater Authority are now benefitting from a cost-effective, new renewable energy system at the Robert A. Perdue Water Treatment Plant.