Partnership News

2014 Year in Review

This year, we have been busy greening the Park and preparing for the highly anticipated 2015 Centennial. As a new year begins, we plan to keep the momentum and innovation going to elevate, celebrate and promote Balboa Park as a leader in sustainability.

Accomplishments

Savings Numbers Since 2014

Since 2014, our institutions, with the help of SDG&E’s incentives and rebates and On-Bill financing, have completed:

Creating Connections Through Mixin’ Up and Meetin’ Up: Balboa Park Mix Up MeetUp

Written by: Kristen Mihalko, Balboa Park Learning Institute Program Coordinator

 

SDEEG Evaluation at Reuben H. Fleet Science Center

SDEEG Evaluation at Reuben H. Fleet Science Center

The Reuben H. Fleet Science Center is developing an interactive exhibition demonstrating how the energy smart grid functions. The exhibition will open in 2015 and will target middle school students through adults.

Park News

Balboa Park Explorer Named Best of the Best in San Diego!

The Balboa Park Explorer made San Diego Magazine's Best of San Diego 2014 List.

The publication described the Annual Explorer as "Best bang for your buck," and "Genius."

 

Balboa Park Explorer in the Top 20!

San Diego Magazine names Balboa Park Explorer in 20 Reasons to Love San Diego!

Check it out!   http://www.sandiegomagazine.com/San-Diego-Magazine/February-2014/20-Reasons-to-Love-San-Diego/

 

BPCP Executive Director Honored as one of UT's "People to Watch in 2014"

Peter Comiskey, BPCP Executive Director, is named one of the UT San Diego's "People to Watch in 2014.'

Events

California Association of Museums Seeks Regional Coordinator

California Networks for Collaboration
Saturday, December 20, 2014 (All day) - Thursday, January 1, 2015 (All day)
Application reviews will begin on December 20, 2014. The position will remain open until filled.

Regional Coordinator, California Networks for Collaboration

Local Government Partnership Walk-About

Thursday, January 8, 2015 - 10:00am - 12:30pm
Registration begins at 9:30 AM. Coffee will be served.

 

Members of the San Diego Local Government Partnership are invited to join the Sustainability Program for a behind the scenes tour of several energy efficient institutions in Balboa Park.

 
 
 
Note: This tour is only available to members of the San Diego Local Government Partnership. If you are interested in a Walk-About for your company, please contact sustainability@bpcp.org.