Learn About: Sustainable Silicon Valley [VIDEO]
- Sustainable Silicon Valley is a consortium of businesses,governmental agencies, research agencies, and other non-profit organizations working to build a sustainable region and world.
- 2/3 of partners are businesses, including large corporations and start-ups.
- SSV’s regional goal is to reduce CO2 emissions in Silicon Valley to 20% below 1990 levels, by 2010.
- SSV formed in 2000 as a project of California EPA, Santa Clara Valley Water District, Silicon Valley Leadership Group, and Silicon Valley Environmental Partnership.
- SSV became an independent organization in 2004.
6 Ways to Connect with Sustainable Silicon Valley
- Visit SustainableSV.org
- Use EcoCloud-SV.com to facilitate working groups on issues such as water, sustainability.
- View Sustainable Silicon Valley Webinars
- Attend Sustainable Silicon Valley’s Annual WEST (Water, Energy, Smart Technology) Summit on Friday, January 2012 as an attendee. Register here.
- Volunteer at the WEST Summit.
- Follow @SustainableSV and “like” Facebook/SustainableSiliconValley