News & Updates
New Electric Vehicle Program and Rate Structure
Feb 22 2016
A new electric vehicle program and rate structure have been announced by SDG&E. Our partners at SDG&E want to keep San Diegans in the loop about important new developments. Pilot program authorizes 3,500 electric vehicle chargers at 350 sites San Diego Gas & Electric’s (SDG&E) Electric Vehicle Grid-Integration pilot...
Solana Center Receives State’s Highest Environmental Honor
Jan 25 2016
Solana Center for Environmental Innovation, based in the San Diego region, stood among other prominent organizations to accept the Governor’s Environmental and Economic Leadership Award (GEELA) on Tuesday, January 19, 2016. Executive Director, Jessica Toth attended the award ceremony held at the California Environmental Protection Agency...
Using Bokashi to Achieve Zero Waste
Dec 10 2015
Solana Center is spearheading the use of the Bokashi composting method to divert food waste generated by public events. On September 12th, Solana Center partnered with the San Diego Botanic Garden and the City of Encinitas to divert waste generated at the Garden Gala, the Garden's annual fundraising event. Public events leave behind...
Is Your Home Ready for the Holidays?
Nov 25 2015
Cooler temps and holiday gatherings means it’s a good time to make sure that your gas appliances are working properly. Good maintenance protects your loved ones from exposure to carbon monoxide and fire hazards. Maintaining and repairing appliances is also good for our environment.