Student Artists Can Get Free Air-Time on APCD Calendar

San Diego, California - Art doesn’t just appear out of thin air; but it can come out of clean air!

San Diego County’s Air Pollution Control District (APCD) wants to give local students’ artwork illustrating the importance of clean air some free air-time in the district’s official 2019 calendar.

ShakeOut Drill Prepares Participants for Earthquake Response and Safety

San Diego, California - More than 900,000 individuals, businesses and organizations in San Diego County are registered to drop, cover and hold on at 10:18 a.m. on Thursday 10/18 for the Great California ShakeOut earthquake drill.

Fire Official Calls Seasonal Outlook ‘Scary,’ Urges Preparedness

San Diego, California - San Diego County area fire chiefs are preparing for a potentially dangerous peak fire season due to historically dry fuel conditions. Residents are reminded to take all precautions and be ready to evacuate if needed.

Training Support Center San Diego Celebrates 243rd Navy Birthday

San Diego, California - Training Support Center (TSC) San Diego held a celebration to mark the Navy’s 243rd birthday in the TSC San Diego Auditorium October 11.

San Diego Zoo Global Selects EDF Renewables North America for Onsite Battery Energy Storage

San Diego, California - EDF Renewables North America Distributed Solutions was chosen by San Diego Zoo Global to provide energy storage services in support of the organization’s fiscal and sustainability planning.   The storage project will reduce energy costs at the San Diego Zoo facility by utilizing a 1-megawatt (MW) /4-megawatt hour (MWh) battery to mitigate spikes in usage thereby lowering demand charges. The system will also minimize energy costs by recharging the battery when energy is at its lowest available rates, and then later discharging that power to the Zoo when costs are highest.

California dreamers, endless coastline & sunshine discover San Diego

San Diego, California - Start in one of California’s sunniest destinations, not just in terms of the weather, but also in attitude. In the heart of the city, shop in Horton Plaza, or catch a baseball game at Petco Park. See the giant pandas at the San Diego Zoo.