LA's Green Economy

Cleantech Incubator Is Growing L.A.'s Green Economy

What if under one roof you could see your idea go from concept to incorporation? That’s exactly what happens at the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator. Home to a portfolio of diverse companies, LACI is helping scientists, engineers and community leaders create innovative clean technology. Cara Santa Maria visits green business entrepreneurs, such as the founders of Local Roots Farm, a company bringing fresh produce to food deserts around the world, one shipping container at a time.

Since this piece was produced the L.A. Cleantech Incubator has a new CEO and President Matt Petersen.

Featuring Interviews With: 

Fred Walti, Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator 

Eric Ellestad, Local Roots Farms 

Upcoming Airdates

Aid-in-Dying Now an Option, Space Mission to Europa, Kids with Cancer and Cameras

Season 7, Episode 26

Terminally ill Californians now have access to lethal prescriptions when pain and suffering become unbearable. 

The Jet Propulsion Lab prepares for a mission to one of Jupiter's moons.

A couple who lost their son to cancer help other sick children discover photography.

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The Way Home

SoCal Connected explores permanent solutions to LA's homeless crisis with studio guests and video profiles of formerly homeless individuals, hosted by Val Zavala. Profiles are of a veteran, a young man from the Foster Care system and a single mother. Studio guests are L.A. County Supervisor Janice Hahn, Mark Horvath from Invisible People, Jill Bauman from Imagine LA, Celina Alvarez from Housing Works, Will Watts from Public Counsel and Wendy Greuel from the L.A. Homeless Services Authority.

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Coastal Housing Crisis

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