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BPCP Hiring Sustainability Assistant

The Balboa Park Cultural Partnership is looking for a full-time Sustainability Assistant to support the Balboa Park Sustainability Program initiatives.  See position description and qualifications in the below attachment.

The Sustainability Assistant is responsible for the effective administration and project management of BPSP. Duties include administrative functions to maintain operational systems; project management to capture and trend program metrics; and communication and special event support. This is a full-time position.

Sustainability Program Looking for LEED Intern to Join the Team

The Balboa Park Cultural Partnership is looking for a university intern to support the Sustainability Program’s LEED initiatives at three Balboa Park multi-tenant buildings.  The Balboa Park LEED intern will assist building tenants to document green purchasing compliance in the Materials and Resource category of the LEED 2009 Existing Building: Operations + Maintenance rating system.

CBS Reports on Launch of Explorer

Balboa Park Explorer pass now on sale

Video Report By Kelly Hessedal, Reporter

SAN DIEGO (CNS) - An annual pass for admission to 17 Balboa Park museums, including the Reuben H. Fleet Science Center and San Diego Air and Space Museum, went on sale Monday.

LEED Certification Goal Update, Spring 2014

Our legacy goal to achieve 10 LEED certified buildings helps communicate the amazing work already taking place in Balboa Park and sets forth a path of innovative best practices in the future. With 2015 on the horizon, Balboa Park is working hard to make our buildings more sustainable and energy efficient for the California-Panama Exposition Centennial Celebration.

SDG&E Business Rebates and Incentives Help Lower Energy Costs

Rebates and incentives for qualifying energy-efficient products can help offset the costs of new equipment, such as heating, ventilating and air-conditioning (HVAC), lighting, refrigeration and food-service equipment. Rebates can total up to $350,000, and incentives can cover up to 50% of the cost of qualified projects. For more information, visit sdge.com/business.

Call SDG&E’s Energy Savings Center at 1-800-644-6133 or visit http://sdge.com/business to find the best energy solution for your business.

Easy-to-use online tools help you track your energy numbers

These three easy-to-use online tools can help track your energy numbers!

  1. Online energy management tool
  2. Energy Waves
  3. kWickview® online power monitoring

 

Online energy management tool:

Complete your SDG&E® Energy-Saving Projects Soon

SDG&E® wants to remind all businesses that the California Energy Commission recently updated its Title 24 Energy Efficiency Standards, which will take effect July 1, 2014. These new standards will impact all statewide energy-efficiency programs resulting in rebates and incentives being discontinued for measures required by the new Title 24 standards. For example, occupancy-based hotel room controls and lighting occupancy sensors will no longer be eligible for rebates or incentives as of July 1, 2014.

Cabrillo Bridge (Laurel Street Overcrossing) Rehabilitation and Retrofit Project

We apologize for the inconvenience and thank nearby residents and businesses for their understanding during this construction. Caltrans and the city of San Diego are working diligently to complete the project this summer in plenty of time for the Balboa Park 2015 Centennial Celebration.
 

The Balboa Park Cultural Partnership serves as the collaborative body and collective voice for 26 arts, science, and cultural institutions in Balboa Park. Together we achieve greater effectiveness, innovation, and excellence and contribute to the vitality and sustainability of Balboa Park. Our collective 500 trustees, 7,000 volunteers, and 3,500 staff serve more than 6.2 million visitors annually.