The United States is increasing its dependence on oil from Saudi Arabia, raising its imports from the kingdom by more than 20 percent this year, even as fears of military conflict in the tinderbox Persian Gulf region grow. To read more, click here.
The 2013 Business Leaders Breakfast will be held on Wednesday, March 13th from 7:45am – 9:45am at the Embassy Suites in San Rafael. The Vision Into Action (“VIA”) Award honors a businessperson with exemplary leadership in sustainability and education.
On September 19, Strategic Energy Innovations and the Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) will be hosting a one-hour teacher training webinar to support teachers in implementing both the SEI and Education and Environment Initiative (EEI) curriculums in their classrooms. Educators will receive training from fellow teachers on how to use these curricula to engage students in sustainability education projects.
KNTV (NBC affiliate) came to the grand opening of San Francisco State University's green apartment, a green demonstration room that SEI helped to coordinate. Jean Elle did a great job covering the project and the grand opening.