APPLE, SAN DIEGO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, SOLARCITY AND SAPPHIRE ENERGY JOIN CALL FOR U.S. ACTION ON CLIMATE CHANGE
“With legislation like AB32 and the Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS), we see California as on track to be a leader in addressing climate change," said Tim Zenk, vice president of corporate affairs at Sapphire Energy.
SAN DIEGO, CA – February 25, 2014 – As California battles the worst drought in centuries, more than a dozen major California-based businesses, including Apple, SolarCity, San Diego International Airport, Sungevity, and Sapphire Energy today signed the Climate Declaration, a business leader call to action that urges federal and state policymakers to seize the economic opportunity of addressing climate change. The announcement was made at the U.S. Climate Leadership Conference today at the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay.
San Diego-based companies signing the declaration include: Sapphire Energy, Sullivan Solar, Renovate America, the San Diego Regional Airport Authority, and CleanTech San Diego, a trade association and clean tech cluster representing 800 clean tech companies.
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