Tag Archives: green technology

3rd Sep 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Community Garden Clean-Up Day at Green Oasis
Community Garden Clean-Up Day at Green Oasis Community Garden
by chad
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 […]
by Michael Raineri
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
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
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
6th Oct 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Digital and Environmental Justice in the Era of Climate Change
As global institutions like the United Nations are turning their attention to human rights and climate change, local groups have been fostering the links between natural environments and digital environments for more than a decade.
by Lilas Randrianarivony
6th Oct 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Digital and Environmental Justice in the Era of Climate Change
RSVP here. As global institutions like the United Nations turn to their attention to human rights and climate change, local groups have been fostering the links between natural environments and digital environments for more than a decade. Seven years ago, Allied Media Projects in Detroit and the Media Mobilizing Project in Philadelphia each led the creation of a Digital […]
by Marlyn Marrero
22nd Sep 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Ensuring Urban Resilience, Come Hell Or High Water
Urban resilience also means changes in land use along with better and more equitable ways to protect a city's people. Realizing these innovations requires that New York and other great cities must give high priority to advancing the emerging capacities to foster and make the most of new approaches to climate risk management.
by Lilas Randrianarivony
4th Sep 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Garden City|Mega City: Rethinking Cities for the Age of Global Warming
Explore how cities can be both a solution for population increase and global warming by taking a look at urban areas all over the world.
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
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
31st May 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Demand a Renewable Energy Plan with Teeth
Attend the Clean Energy Standard public hearing in lower Manhattan to ensure that Gov. Cuomo’s “Clean Energy Standard that aims for a 50% renewables by 2030 goal is enforceable by compelling utilities to purchase a certain amount of renewables from solar and onshore and offshore wind each year. RSVP here.
by Marlyn Marrero
22nd Apr 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Earth Day Clean Energy Vehicle Showcase
This year for Earth Day we are presenting a showcase of electric vehicles, hybrid electric vehicles, and other alternative fuel technologies to the public to spread the word about these environmentally friendly vehicles that run on clean energy.
by Lilas Randrianarivony
1st Apr 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
The Road From Paris: An Agenda for Action
What is the role of community development and the community design professions in addressing climate change?
by Lilas Randrianarivony
23rd Mar 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Nuclear Energy and the Clean Energy Future
Join us to examine the role of nuclear energy in America’s transition towards a lower-carbon energy system as well as legal and policy options for supporting nuclear energy.
by Lilas Randrianarivony
16th Feb 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Smartphone Apps for Citizen Scientists Workshop Series: 3. Soil Contaminants
The Earth Institute presents the Smartphone Apps for Citizen Science Workshop Series, "Soil Contaminants". Join us for the third in the series on Environmental Apps for Citizen Scientists.
by Lilas Randrianarivony
6th Feb 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Coney Island Creek Community Workshop
Come and discuss how flooding impacts neighborhoods, learn about sewer overflow and stormwater runoff, and much more.
by Angie Koo