Activities Highlighted San Diego as California’s No. 1 Solar City in 2009
CCSE hosted the fifth annual Solar Energy Week with public events that celebrated the designation of San Diego as California’s No. 1 Solar City and that served as the kick-off event to California’s Solar Energy Month (October). The week focused on bringing together residents and business owners with solar experts, suppliers and installers to explore the benefits of using sunlight for electricity and water heating.
The week’s activities took place at various sunny locations around San Diego beginning with Family Solar Day at Liberty Station on Sunday, Sept. 27. The day-long San Diego Solar Conference was held at the Marriott Mission Valley on Tuesday, Sept. 29. On Thursday, Oct. 1, three businesses were showcased during the Commercial Solar Tour, and on Saturday, Oct. 3, more than 50 homes county-wide were opened to the public for the Solar Homes Tour.
SOLAR ENERGY WEEK 2009
What: 5th Annual Solar Energy Week
Solar energy activities for everyone from families and kids, to engineers and policy makers.
- Family Solar Day, Sept. 27, 12-4 p.m. - Liberty Station, Pt. Loma
Solar Conference, Sept. 29, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. - Marriott Mission Valley
Commercial Solar Tour, Oct. 1, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. - Various locations
10th Annual San Diego Solar Homes Tour, Oct. 3, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. - Throughout San Diego County
2009 Events included: