Tag Archives: energy

8th Aug 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Designing Green Roofs and Rooftop Farms
Calling all architects, landscape designers, urban planners, sustainability coordinators and greening professionals of all stripes! Whether you’re responding to an affordable housing RFP, or designing a high-end luxury hotel or condo building, you are likely to be integrating green roofs and or edible plantings into your design. This course will provide you with an in-depth look […]
by chad
6th Mar 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Women in Energy Spotlight: What is going on in the energy start up world today?
Please join NYU’s Center for Global Affairs, Energy Policy International Club (EPIC), and the Center on Global Energy Policy’s Women in Energy program for a public panel focused on energy start-ups. We have experts working in companies that focus on energy efficiency, clean energy finance, and technology joining us to share their experience entering these […]
by Michael Raineri
6th Feb 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Building Energy Performance
Join the AIANY Building Enclosure Council for a discussion about the basics of energy flows in a building, which flows are important to measure, and how to measure them. Led by Henry Gifford of Chris Benedict, RA, attendees will learn how energy flows are related to occupant comfort, building durability, and energy-efficient performance. Gifford will cover […]
by Rui Zhao
7th Dec 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Deep Energy Retrofit: Warren Hall at Cornell University
Learn how Cornell University’s Warren Hall—a 130,000 square foot pre-war building with historic masonry—was renovated into a modern LEED Platinum home for the University’s undergraduate business program. Cornell’s challenge to the design team was to bring the steam-heated, non-air conditioned space up to current standards of comfort without increasing net energy use. With envelope performance […]
by Michael Raineri
29th Nov 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
NYC Outdoors! An Environmental Education Expo
The NYC Outdoors! Expo is public event showcasing environmental education resources in New York City. Who should attend? Participants will meet more than 40 environmental education organizations
by Lilas Randrianarivony
2nd Nov 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Disruptive Energy Futures
Featuring Distinguished Guest Speaker Physicist Amory Lovins, consultant to business and government leaders, is co-founder and Chief Scientist of Rocky Mountain Institute. The RMI Headquarters building’s energy- and water-saving features are among the most advanced in the world: almost all the space- and water-heating energy it uses is solar, it uses about a tenth the […]
by Marlyn Marrero
13th Oct 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Free Energy Workshop
If you are interested in learning more about how to make your home more energy efficient, and the financial and environmental benefits, please join us !
by Lilas Randrianarivony
21st Sep 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Politics of Climate Change and the Promise of Offshore Wind in New York
Please join us to talk about politics and clean energy with State Senator Liz Krueger and Deepwater Wind VP of Development Clint Plummer. Deepwater built the first offshore wind farm in the USA. http://dwwind.com/project/block-island-wind-farm/ http://blog.nwf.org/2016/08/americas-first-offshore-wind-power-project-is-complete /https://www.facebook.com/DeepwaterWind There will be a wine and cheese reception. You can RSVP here, or by contacting Nick Moore at 518-462-5526 ext. […]
by Marlyn Marrero
13th Sep 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
The Future of Food: An Actionable Evening
Join us for an actionable evening with EWG Co-Founder Ken Cook & Functional Medicine Leader Frank Lipman, M.D all about diets, health and our food system !
by Lilas Randrianarivony
8th Sep 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
U.S. Coal in the 21st Century: Markets, Bankruptcy, Finance and Law
U.S. Coal in the 21st Century: Markets, Bankruptcy, Finance and Law
by colette
22nd Aug 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Time to Choose Screening
Documentary filmmaker Charles Ferguson turns his lens to address worldwide climate change challenges and solutions, presented by Gathr.
by Lilas Randrianarivony
Aug 18, 2016
Peter Kalmus
A scientist pioneers a low carbon lifestyle in Altadena, CA
Peter Kalmus has reduced his personal carbon emissions from roughly 20 tons to 2, and he's written a book about what he's learned.
by Alice Goldsmith
28th Jul 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Civic Art Lab | Opening Event & Art Exhibition: "Sustainability Through the Global Lens"
Please join us for the Civic Art Lab 2016 opening event and an evening featuring talks by artists/sustainability professionals Grace Johnson and Chloe Holden.
by Lilas Randrianarivony
24th Jul 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
March for a Clean Energy Revolution
The March for a Clean Energy Revolution will be a peaceful action expressing our power through our voices, presence, and creativity. We will demonstrate the strength and commitment of our movement, demand the end to dirty fossil fuels and catapult the need for 100% renewable energy onto the national agenda on the eve of the […]
by Marlyn Marrero
23rd Jul 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Summer on the Hudson: Sun Gaze
Gaze at the sun through a safe scope and see the central star of our solar system!
by colette
19th Jul 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Meditation on the High Line
Rise above the city streets and start your day focused, centered, and connected with nature. Join the Integral Yoga Institute, the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center and special guests for weekly, guided meditations. Open to people of all ages and experience levels.
by colette
20th Jun 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Downtown Brooklyn Community Discussion: Brooklyn Queens Connector (BQX)
Come learn more about the Brooklyn Queens Connector (BQX) and share your thoughts !
by Lilas Randrianarivony
15th Jun 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Power Lines: Short Documentary Screening and Discussion
Presented with The Atlantic and CityLab, Season Two of the short documentary series Van Alen Sessions explores the future of the energy grid. Join us for a preview screening of new episodes that spotlight solutions to the outdated energy infrastructure that currently puts millions of city dwellers at risk, and reveal ambitious designs for tomorrow’s […]
by Marlyn Marrero