On April 3, the California Energy Commission started their Title 20 webinarpalooza “invitation to participate” series that will include 9 two-hour separate presentations over six days on each of the appliance standards they are reviewing. The Smart Electronics Initiative will be monitoring the four consumer electronic webinars to provide a summary on game consoles, set top boxes/networking equipment, computers and displays. Learn More
“AB 32 has played a vital role in the clean energy boom by sending a signal to investors, inventors, and workers alike that California will become an even more fertile ground for green technology in the coming years.” – Jasmin Ansar, Ph.D Climate Economist
According to the 2010 California Clean Energy Index, California leads the nation in clean technology patents, including 39 percent of all solar energy patents, and 20 percent of all advanced battery technology patents.
In the first three months of 2011, green companies raised $1.1 billion, a jump of 54 percent for the first quarter. – Ernst & Young