WestStart-CALSTART is dedicated to supporting and accelerating the growth of
the advanced transportation technologies industry and its related markets, with
the goals of:
- Cleaning the air;
- Improving energy efficiency; and
- Creating high-quality jobs.
WestStart-CALSTART is a non-profit organization that works with the public
and private sectors to develop advanced transportation technologies and foster
companies that will help clean the air, lessen our dependence on foreign oil,
reduce global warming, and create jobs. It was founded in 1992 as CALSTART,
but rapidly expanded to address national and broader Western needs. It now operates
as WestStart-CALSTART with CALSTART as its California operating division.