long beach

Solar Decathlon Stays in California

The Solar Decathlon, a signature biennial event showcasing the possibilities of solar homes tomorrow with today’s technologies, announced two things today (Feb. 13) its competitors and locations for 2015. The event will stay at Irvine, Calif.’s Orange County Great Park in 2015 and 20 collegiate teams from around the world will compete in the 10 […] Read more


The California Carbon Challenge

Next10, which develops online tools that help people gain a deeper understanding of complex issues, has released the California Carbon Challenge. The idea is to simulate the tough choices policymakers face in how to address climate change. It allows people to choose strategies to cut the state’s carbon emissions through an interactive game and get feedback […] Read more


6th-grade Underdogs Win Long Beach Solar Grand Prix School Race

A team of sixth-grade boys emerged from their underdog status to win the middle school division of the Long Beach Solar Grand Prix. As sixth-graders, this was the first year Thomas Cramer, Cameron Kritzer, Matthew DeCosta and Jonah Widmann could participate in the solar remote control car race through Long Beach, Calif. Parks. The race, […] Read more