At WEST 2014: Net Positive Call to Action, attendees broke out into facilitated Conversations for Action on targeted topics. Explore summaries of each of the 11 Conversations for Action, complete with Resource suggestions.


Add your voice to the sustainability community and come learn from experts for different domains. The EcoCloud Blog is an excellent platform for enabling enterprises to share and discuss monumental ideas.

03/26: The Uses of Grief
03/18: The Ford Stanford Connection
03/16: Life After Death
03/11: Advanced Water Treatement Plant Virtual Tour

The NASA Sustainability Base

The NASA Sustainability Base is one of the most sustainable federal buildings ever constructed. The building has extremely intelligent technology that learns from itself and significantly reduces energy consumption as well as keeping water consumption down to the bare minimum. It also has an abundance of natural daylight, fresh air and is decorated with materials that are beneficial to its employees and visitors health. Click here to read more.


SSV attends and promotes many events surrounding sustainability throughout the year.Check our Events Calendar to see upcoming events that interest you.


Upcoming Events:
05/06: Silicon Valley Gives

04/02: San Francisco - Urban Sustainability Happy Hour
04/07: Future Urban Systems: The Convergence of a Smart Integrated...
04/07: Green California Summit and Exposition
04/17: Coyote Creek Howl Conference: Our Creek. Our City. Our...

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.


Full-Cost Accounting and the Value of Nature

In business theory, the ‘bottom-line’ is a well-established metric to represent economic success. This simple equation adequately accounts for financial profits and losses, but cannot always reflect external costs on natural landscapes, social structures, and other considerations that lack monetary representation. Read more.

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