SAN DIEGO (CNS) - Reno Efficient Sustainable Practices has been selected to provide energy and water conservation services to San Diego County, company officials announced Tuesday.
Along with the county's Department of General Services, Reno ESP, a division of San Diego-based Reno Contracting, will help with lowering energy and operational costs, greenhouse gas emissions and water consumption, officials said.
"Through our Efficient Sustainable Contracting division, Reno Contracting helps local government agencies and private companies achieve operational efficiencies and reduce costs through promotion of alternative energy and strategic deployment of high performance building systems," said Walt Fegley, company president. "We are excited to provide leadership to the County of San Diego team on their program to create healthier living, learning and working environments, while reducing operating costs and helping to achieve the goals of the President's Task Force on Climate Change."
The program will include the county's more than 1,100 buildings and parks. Reno ESP officials will design projects that reduce water and energy consumption and promote sustainability using various specialized technical services.
A 27-year-old man suffered fatal injuries as the result of a "punching game'' inside of a bar Saturday morning in the Gaslamp
neighborhood of San Diego.
SANDAG began removing call boxes along urban highways throughout the San Diego region this month and will continue to do so through June, reflecting a decrease in call volume due to the increase in cell phone ownership.
Authorities today announced that police have arrested a suspect in connection with Friday's sexual assault on the campus of San Diego Mesa College. The name of the suspect was not immediately released.
Showers will be mostly light Saturday morning, decreasing into early Saturday afternoon. Another round of showers expected to push through late afternoon ending late Saturday night.
Police Chief David Nisleit Friday strongly disavowed what he described as an unofficial, "never authorized" departmental program that rewarded officers for making narcotics arrests.
On Friday, San Diego Police announced their search for a suspect involved in a robbery off the San Diego State University campus.
A court-appointed receiver has taken control of a Pacific Beach "hoarder house" that has accumulated trash, created unsafe conditions for children and harbored vermin in recent years, the San Diego City Attorney's Office announced Friday.
The owners of Hauser's Patio reached out to News 8 Friday morning asking to be put in contact with the couple who had their furniture stolen from their patio in Pacific Beach this week.