Green Innovation

Riverside-San Bernardino Top Region for Solar Power

New policies and innovations are driving a shift from the use of carbon-based energy sources to alternative sources, clean technology, and increased energy efficiency. This indicator uses the Green Innovation Index
to measure San Bernardino County’s progress in achieving sustainable economic growth. The Green Innova- tion Index provides statewide rankings of 26 metro areas on several measures of green innovation, including: installed solar capacity, clean vehicle rebates, and electricity consumption per capita.