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Sep 21 2015 | Joint Venture Silicon Valley | Posted In: Press
Radio station 1590 KLIV (AM) is the home of "Inside Silicon Valley," a weekly public affairs program that explores the trends, challenges and opportunities facing Silicon Valley. Listen to the iTunes podcast recording featuring Jim Sweeney on September 21, 2015, as he discusses economics and...
Aug 25 2015 | ClimateWire | Posted In: Press
  Closing in on the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina this week, the memories of darkened skylines along the Gulf Coast are bringing back discussions on grid reliability. Policymakers are asking what lessons were learned in the years since the storm and the other hurricanes that followed, like...
Aug 24 2015 | Posted In: News
Electric power outages have not become more common since 2000, but when U.S. customers are without electricity they must wait a lot longer for the lights to come back on, according to a new study.
Jul 2 2015 | Posted In: News
“Cheaper and better always wins.” At the first debate ever presented by the Silicon Valley Energy Summit, that was the winning argument made by Mark Platshon, half of the team contending that the internal combustion engine has no future in California. Platshon is a senior advisor to BMW’s i-...
Jul 2 2015 | Posted In: News
The world’s energy systems are undergoing a renewable revolution thanks to technological advances despite a lack of commitment from the United States and some other countries, according to Dan Arvizu, director of the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory.