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Built To Last: Passive House Conference 2015
Sallan Sponsored Event
Innovations In Green Finance: Smart Money For Sustainable Cities
Learn from experts on today's leading edges of green financing. Get a jump start on the latest developments in renewable energy and efficiency projects at several scales.
Panel One: Greening Municipal and Corporate Bonds; Greening Utilities; and Building Investor Confidence
Moderator: Charlotte Kim — Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
- Carol Kostik — NYC Comptroller's Office
- Kevin Smith — Goldman Sachs
- Joshua Feldman — NRG Energy
- Mary Barber — Environmental Defense Fund
Panel Two: Office and Home Energy Performance Upgrades — Making It To Scale; New York Greens Banking; and Solar Aggregation Heats Up
Moderator: Nicholas Lombardi — Conservation Services Group
- Yerina Mugica — Natural Resources Defense Council
- Michael Weisberg — M-Core Credit Corporation
- Jessica Aldridge — New York Green Bank
- Tria Case — CUNY Solar Partnership
Hope you'll join us at the New York Institute of Technology, Columbus Circle Campus, 16 West 61st Street, 11th Floor on May 5, 2015. Registration & breakfast 8:15–8:45 a.m. Introduction and panels 8:45–11:00 a.m.
This event is free and open to the public but you must RSVP and register.
The German Energy Transition: Implications NY
On April 29th, please join us for a discussion about the German Energiewende (Energy Transition). This event will provide an opportunity to speak with experts with first-hand insight into the Energiewende and lessons it may hold for policymakers in New York State as they pursue their own comprehensive energy reforms.
Sponsors: Ecologic Institute & the Guarini Center on Environmental, Energy and Land Use Law at NYU School of Law. This event was made possible by the generous support of the German Embassy in Washington DC and the Transatlatic Climate Bridge Program
Speakers: Chris King, Global Chief Regulatory Officer - Siemens; R. Andreas Kraemer, Founder & Director Emeritus - Ecologic Institute in Berlin, Germany and Founding Chairman, Ecologic Institute US; Georg Maue, First Secretary for Climate and Energy Issues - German Embassy; Michael Mehling, Executive Director - Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; and Eleanor Stein, Administrative Law Judge - New York State Public Service Commission
Moderator: Justin Gillis - Reporter, New York Times
Date: Wednesday, April 29, 11:00 am - 12:45 pm
Location: NYU School of Law, Lipton Hall, D'Agostino Hall, 108 West Third Street
RSVP: Eventbrite. 1 CLE credit is available for both newly-admitted and experienced attorneys.
CHP Power Webinar: Enhance Your Building's Power Reliability
Combined Heat and Power (CHP) systems can help building owners and facility managers generate electricity, save money and ensure the delivery of critical services in the event of a grid outage. Attend NYSERDA\0x2019s webinar to learn about CHP and the financial/technical support available for the installation of CHP systems sized 50 kW and larger. See how buildings count on CHP systems to:
Generate electricity every day of the year
Protect the environment
Operate when the grid goes down
Provide enhanced reliability over diesel standby generators
A brief introduction to CHP technology will be followed by a discussion of available financial and technical resources to support system installations
Sponsor: SolarOne & NYSERDA
Date: Thursday, April 30, 1:30 - 2:30 PM
RSVP/Register: CHP Power Webinar
Because of the generosity of our sponsors we are able to offer this event at no charge
Stop Climate Chaos Now
We know renewables like solar and wind power are the way to go, if we want to break our addiction to fossil fuels, fight climate change, and build a more sustainable future. But what are the installation challenges renewables faced in NYC? Our expert panel will explore the landscape of renewables in the urban environment.
Sponsor: United for Action Sustainability Task Force
Moderator: Albert Appleton, Cooper Union professor and consultant and former Commissioner of the NYC Department of Environmental Protection
Speakers: Chris Neidl, a founding staff member of Solar One, will discuss its innovative community solar initiative, Here Comes Solar & other solar initiatives in the NYC area;Eadaoin Quinn, Education & Administrative Coordinator - Sims Municipal Recycling; and, Jeff Irvine, Lead NYC Solar Ombudsman - Sustainable CUNY. He works to reduce the non-hardware 'soft costs' of solar photovoltaics (PV) and to make installing rooftop solar easier, faster, and cheaper for homeowners and businesses.
Date: Friday, May 8, 6:30 PM (doors open at 6:00)
Location: Rutgers Presbyterian Church, 236 West 73rd Street near Broadway, 5th floor. The church is wheelchair accessible, so is the nearest subway station at 72nd and Broadway
Suggested Donation: $10.00, no one turned away.