"The future is in our hands to mold as we like. But we cannot wait until tomorrow. Tomorrow is now."
EPA is readying climate rule for existing power plants as deadline approaches
-The Washington Post
Time for L.A. to embrace energy blessings of the sun: Opinion
-Los Angeles Daily News Opinion
Organic mega flow battery promises breakthrough for renewable energy
-Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Power struggle: Green energy versus a grid that's not ready
Tesla's Huge Battery Deal Suggests Sales Could Quintuple Within 4 Years
Air Pollution in China Shuts Down City of 11 Million
Battery-Stored Solar Power Sparks Backlash from Utilities
Clean Energy Jobs Quarterly Report Q2 2013: Announcements from the second quarter of 2013
-E2 Environmental Entrepreneurs
ISO Chair Bob Foster on California’s Energy Future without San Onofre
-The Planning Report
California Energy Commission Awards $1.7 Million for Military Microgrid Project
-Solar Thermal Magazine
Update: SoCal Edison closing San Onofre nuclear plant; will store fuel onsite (timeline, photos)
-Southern California Radio
Farm Subsidies Leading to More Water Use
-The New York Times
Tesla Motors Repays its Government Loan in Full
Israeli and American Universities Team Up for Renewable Energy
-The New York Times
Better Place shuts down US, Australia operations
-The Jerusalem Post
Having raised a $5.5m round, OurCrowd's investment platform helps Israel's startup nation funded
-The Next Web
Obama to visit Israel within weeks
-The Times of Israel
Auto execs share insights on the industry and what's next
- Los Angeles Times
Sweden runs out of garbage, forced to import from Norway
-Mother Nature Network
Community Assets Consulting (CAC) provides Environmental Business Development consulting services to Israeli and U.S. environmental technology companies looking to enter the markets of California and the Western United States. In the last year, CAC was instrumental in securing millions of dollars in client sales in the technology sector. The breadth of CAC’s vast experience includes, but is not limited to, assisting clients in the following technical areas: waste management, solar power, water desalination, water treatment, and hydroelectric power.
CAC provides strategic advice and advocacy to help clients identify new opportunities, resolve challenges, and optimize business outcomes in the international marketplace. We provide a wide range of services, from international business development to LEED consulting to simple business greening advice.
Whether client needs involve creating or expanding investment and trade, identifying and exploiting new market opportunities, or pursuing advocacy strategies to facilitate country-by-country growth, CAC professionals can help.
CAC is led by some of the most respected names in environmental business and politics. Lee Wallach and partners operating from offices in California and Israel, focus on U.S., Israel, Europe, and China, where our strength meets growing opportunity. Our global network also allows us to assist clients in Asian, European, Middle Eastern and African markets.
CAC offers a unique blend of professionals with extensive political, diplomatic, and international business experience. Its professionals and strategic partners offer a wide range of experience in international economic policy, financial services, international business and global trade. Our expertise is enhanced by the strategic relationships with professionals around the world who know and understand the business and the culture of the countries where we assist our clients.
Specializing in Environmental Business Development and Business Sustainability, CAC provides expertise in diverse areas including Environmental Technology Consulting, Waste Management, LEED Consulting, Transportation Management, Corporate Sustainability, Environmental Research, and Environmental Fund Development. By leveraging our pre-existing relationships with business leaders, investors, interests groups, governmental agencies, and elected officials, CAC can continue to achieve the highest end results by recycling our community's assets.
Under the guidance of CAC's environmental technology advisory committee consisting of business executives, venture capitalists, and technology leaders, CAC increases the sales and profits of environmental technology companies through the effective implementation of the above-mentioned strategies. At CAC, we create and carry out strategies to expand and facilitate our clients' international business. We offer expert advice, attentive service and valuable relationships that provide the advantages needed for success in international business today. Our strategic advice and advocacy helps clients identify new opportunities in international markets, overcome the challenges that inevitably arise, and optimize business outcomes.
We do more than open doors. We stay involved in the issues that are important to our clients, helping to shape critical events and decisions to achieve the best possible results for them. CAC generates widespread support for environmental technology companies’ business goals (and stronger economic development in the area of environmental technology) by leveraging relationships with business leaders, investors, interest groups, governmental agencies, and elected officials.
Combining market knowledge with a thorough understanding of business needs means that CAC can develop custom solutions and strategies to facilitate our clients' business. That expertise allows us to support companies as they enter and expand into U.S. and international markets. Once we have helped establish clients in a country, we continue to work with them to achieve success and to help overcome the obstacles that inevitably arise.