US University gets $7.2m for cutting energy use

A US University has received incentives worth $7.2 million (£4.7m) for the past three years for implementing energy efficiency measures across its campus. The University of California (UC), San Diego (pictured) saved more than 21 million kWh – reducing more than 2MW of energy demand – between 2010 and 2012 through 30 efficiency projects. That’s […]

San Diego launches USA’s first electric carpool

An electric car sharing network has been launched in San Diego. A subsidiary of car manufacturer Daimler North America Corporation has launched 300 smart EVs today. Members who join the car2go network can use the vehicles with or without a reservation, for as long as they would like, without having to commit to a return […]