The Call for Solutions 2014 Round 1 and Round 2 has been concluded. We are no longer accepting new submissions. However if you still wish to submit your solution, we shall consider it for Call for Solutions 2015.

To learn more about the competition and WEST2014, please click on the link below:
Call for Solutions

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09/15: SSV Meet Up Group! Join Us!
09/13: Initiatory Rites
09/12: How To Create That Killer Pitch
09/10: Historical perspective on California's epic drought

Levi's Stadium Gets The Gold

The Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara is the new home to the San Francisco 49ers. With 68,500 seats, this $1.2 billion dollar venue is set to be one of the world’s best outdoor sports and entertainment venues.

In a remarkable effort the Levi’s Stadium architects and engineers prioritized green technology and sustainability and has achieved the prestigious LEED Gold certification.
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SSV attends and promotes many events surrounding sustainability throughout the year.Check our Events Calendar to see upcoming events that interest you.


Upcoming Events:
11/14: The Ultimate MarketPlace !!!! Green Festival
11/19: WEST 2014 Summit - Net Positive Call for Action

09/22: September Forum The Future of Food in a Resource...
09/30: Silicon Valley Bike Summit on September 30

Every month, SSV’s Green Guru features an article related to sustainability that is noteworthy. We invite you to send your sustainability related questions to the Green Guru at: greenguru@sustainablesv.org.


Repurposing Waste

In 2012, Americans produced roughly 251 million tons of garbage; the weight equivalent of 282 Golden Gate Bridges. While our modern throwaway lifestyles produce staggering heaps of refuse, innovations in waste management focus on diverting discarded materials away from landfills and incinerators while simultaneously breathing new life into our trash products. How does garbage become repackaged as a profitable commodity? Read more.

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