Solstice was selected as a finalist for the California Climate Cup, conducted by the California Clean Energy Fund and the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI). Over 100 companies worlwide had applied with finalist from around the world attending. After pitching at LACI, Solstice also presented at the Coal+Ice Events in San Francisco, where former Vice President Al Gore spoke just after. They also presented at Lyft Headquarters, where panelist from the public and private sector discussed the importance of sustainability. The final announcement of the Cup winner was made on the main stage at the Global Climate Action Summit on Friday, September 15th in San Francisco.