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San Leandro Receives Climate Protection Award for Solar Power Resiliency Program

2021-02-02T18:58:46+00:00 February 2nd, 2021|

On December 18, 2020, the U.S. Conference of Mayors recognized San Leandro’s energy efficiency efforts by naming it a winner in the 14th Annual Mayors’ Climate Protection Awards. The award-winning submission for the City of San Leandro highlighted energy infrastructure upgrades to the Water Pollution Control Plant (WPCP), which included a one-megawatt photovoltaic solar array,

Move Aside San Francisco: A New Tech Hub is Emerging

2018-08-08T17:21:46+00:00 January 15th, 2018|

The start of San Leandro, California’s, technology revolution can be pin-pointed almost to the day. In 2011, Dr. Patrick Kennedy, the founder and CEO of OSIsoft, the city’s largest tech company, which specializes in installing its trademarked “PI system” for private companies and public organizations, approached City Hall with an idea to install fiber optics

Bosch is using cameras, streetlights, and sensors to make cities more livable

2018-05-08T18:50:17+00:00 January 8th, 2018|

Living in a big city comes with a long list of advantages and an equally long catalog of disadvantages. Gridlock, pollution, and the never-ending search for a parking spot are all part of the second set.

San Leandro Set to Invest $5.2 Million in Smart City Technologies

2018-05-08T18:50:38+00:00 November 22nd, 2016|

The City of San Leandro announced that it is about to implement a new program that will make great strides in reaching the City Council’s adopted Climate Action Plan goals by investing in infrastructure retrofits and smart city applications.

San Leandro celebrates completion of Phase 1 of San Leandro Tech Campus

2019-01-21T20:09:38+00:00 October 17th, 2016|

On Tuesday, October 18, Westlake Urban and the San Leandro Tech Campus (SLTC) are hosting a grand opening celebration for the newly completed, first phase of SLTC and the inaugural lighting ceremony for Truth is Beauty.