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Ocean health and the ‘blue economy’

Emily Sawicki featuredNews From dense kelp forests ready to be harvested for food to wave-powered energy turbines lighting up city skies, there is a wide world of possibilities within the emerging “blue economy.” But time is running short to institute fresh new ideas that might fight warming sea temperatures and rising acidity, protecting ocean water […]

EECI and AltaSea Unite to Bring ‘Blue’ Jobs to Watts Community

By Cora Jackson-Fossett, Interim Managing Editor Published March 31, 2022 From left are Councilmember Curren Price, EECI CEO Barbara J. Stanton, AltaSea Founding Executive Director Jenny Krusoe, Ozie B. Gonzaque, State Senator Steven Bradford and AltaSea CEO Terry Tamminen. (Sonia Spears photo) Careers in the “blue” or ocean economy will become more accessible for South […]

Tekevar and AltaSea Collaborate to Showcase UAS Marine and Ocean Missions to LA Students

AltaSea at the Port of Los Angeles and global Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) maker Tekever have entered into an MOU to collaborate on key ocean and marine initiatives. The AltaSea/Tekever collaboration will commence with the creation of a K-12 educational program featuring real-time virtual participation in Tekever marine and environmental missions in global waters. These […]

AltaSea forms Blue economy group

The jobs and opportunities are coming. And Barbara Stanton and Jenny Krusoe are laying the groundwork to make sure young people in Los Angeles’ minority communities will be ready. Stanton’s Entrepreneur Education Center Inc. and AltaSea, an emerging marine science research campus at the Port of Los Angeles, in San Pedro, recently signed an agreement […]

UCLA’s Institute for Carbon Management to Demonstrate Carbon Removal Technologies on AltaSea Campus at Port of Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AltaSea and the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering’s Institute for Carbon Management (ICM) have announced an agreement to demonstrate carbon removal technologies on the 35-acre AltaSea campus at the Port of Los Angeles later this year. ICM will showcase its pioneering SeaChange technology that leverages the oceans to effect carbon removal. This innovative technology will […]