STOCKHOLM, Feb. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Cost-effective and circular energy storage is needed to utilize renewable energy and move away from fossil fuels. Markets like California have reached the end of the road; it is not possible to add more wind and solar power to California without adding an energy storage solution. TEXEL and the Port of Los Angeles based innovation hub, AltaSea, have […]

By Emily Vidovich. Emily has a background in environmental journalism and sustainability and is a member of the George Washington University Class of 2019. Divirod is a water risk infrastructure and analytics company that is building a comprehensive and scalable water data network. The company uses a network of data sensors to fill gaps in […]

January 12, 2022 Edition A monthly round-up of news and trends important to the AltaSea community. ALTASEA COMMUNITY LAEDC’s Stephen Cheung On LA’s “Blue-Green” Build Back Better Regional Grant Challenge (VERDEXCHANGE) Los Angeles was selected in December by the US Economic Development Agency as a finalist in the $1 billion Build Back Better Regional Challenge. AltaSea is part […]

January 11, 2022 04:24 PM Eastern Standard Time LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AltaSea at the Port of Los Angeles CEO and former CalEPA Secretary Terry Tamminen issued the following statement after Governor Gavin Newsom released his 2022 proposed California State Budget: “Governor Newsom continues his historic leadership in putting California’s financial muscle behind equitable climate solutions. The […]

Submitted on January 6, 2022 – 9pm Issue: Winter 2022 Los Angeles was selected in December by the US Economic Development Agency as a finalist in the $1 billion Build Back Better Regional Challenge. The coalition of LA stakeholders—led by the LA County Economic Development Corporation (LAEDC)—is competing with regions nationwide for up to $100 […]

By Emily Vidovich. Emily has a background in environmental journalism and sustainability and is a member of the George Washington University Class of 2019. To maintain the possibility of limiting global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels, global emissions must be reduced by 55 percent by 2030. Accelerating the clean energy transition is […]

AltaSea Taps Former CalEPA Secretary Terry Tamminen as Next CEO Tamminen, Governor Schwarzenegger’s climate change expert, starts January 1. AltaSea’s Board of Directors was attracted to his global environmental leadership. The Guardian ranked Tamminen #1 in its 2008 “Top 50 People Who Can Save the Planet.” AltaSea at the Port of Los Angeles announced today […]

By Mariah AdedejiDecember 13, 2021No Comments LAEDC-Led Coalition chosen as finalist in EDA’s Build Back Better Regional Challenge Coalition will compete for up to $100 million to supercharge Southern California economy   DECEMBER 13, 2021 – LOS ANGELES – The Economic Development Administration (EDA) today named a coalition of regional stakeholders, led by the Los Angeles […]

Tamminen, Governor Schwarzenegger’s climate change expert, starts January 1. AltaSea’s Board of Directors was attracted to his global environmental leadership. The Guardian ranked Tamminen #1 in its 2008 “Top 50 People Who Can Save the Planet.” LOS ANGELES, CA (December 14, 2021) – AltaSea at the Port of Los Angeles announced today that its Board […]

December 8, 2021 Edition A monthly round-up of news and trends important to the AltaSea community. MARINE SCIENCE Unusual and extremely hot deep sea world discovered by scientists (Mashable) In toxic, over 500-degree Fahrenheit environments, life thrives. During a fall 2021 deep sea expedition in Mexico’s Gulf of California, scientists observed wondrous vents spouting superheated fluid […]

It’s been quite a year for AltaSea at the Port of Los Angeles.  Earlier this year we sent you updates on the first half of 2021, and we have only continued our success in the last half of the year.  AltaSea is proud to end 2021 with such strong momentum. A few highlights are below: AltaSea received $6 […]

By Emily Vidovich. Emily has a background in environmental journalism and sustainability and is a member of the George Washington University Class of 2019. Aquaculture is the oceanic counterpart to agriculture—it is the business of cultivating and harvesting aquatic species, including fish, shellfish, and algae, for consumption or commercial use. The United Nations Food and […]

November 10, 2021 Edition A monthly round-up of news and trends important to the AltaSea community. ALTASEA EVENTS Blue Hour: Ocean of Inclusion – Event Highlights This year, AltaSea partnered with Council District 15 to put on a spectacular gathering at Angels Gate Park, honoring Robert Downey, Jr.’s FootPrint Coalition, the Schmidt Ocean Institute, and […]