Greening the Super Bowl

  This year’s Super Bowl looked a little greener than before.  Everything from the stadium lights to the computers in the media center was powered by green energy.  Green Mountain Energy Company supplied more than 15,000 megawatt hours of renewable energy certificates (RECs) to offset the big game’s greenhouse gas emissions.  Overall these RECs will…

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Complaint Filed With Securities and Exchange Commission over TransCanada Pipeline Project

There have been conflicting reports as to how many jobs would be created if the Keystone XL pipeline were allowed to be built.  Basing their information on TransCanada’s calculations, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s President and CEO, Tom Donohue, reported that 20,000 jobs would be created.  Donohue has criticized President Obama’s decision last week to…

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New Board Member Video: Greener Dawn

Check out our newest video about Greener Dawn, a company that provides services to solar installers, energy auditors, and home performance contractors nationwide. Greener Dawn was founded by one of U.S. Green Chamber of Commerce’s directors, Courtland Weisleder. Educating homeowners on the value of energy efficiency and solar installation is Greener Dawn’s focus.  

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San Diego Leading the Charge in California’s Thriving Solar Power Industry

San Diego is California’s top city when it comes to solar power generation and number of solar installations, according to a new study released by Environment California Research and Policy Center. Across the state, California’s power generation and installations have increased 100-fold in the past decade with San Diego leading the way, thanks to state…

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Green Experts Academy San Diego: Public Policy, Green Jobs and the Green Economy, 2012. January 31, 2012

Register now, for advance discount: Green Experts Academy San Diego: Public Policy, Green Jobs and the Green Economy. Tuesday, January 31, 2012 from 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM (PT), San Diego, CA. $20 + $2.09 Eventbrite fee, in advance. $25 at the door. Free appetizers, parking and proceedings. Registration/Full Agenda Join us and grow your…

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