Join us next week for an Emerging Professionals Virtual Meet & Greet! If you are an emerging professional in the green building industry, take advantage of this excellent opportunity to mingle with current EP members and Urban Green Council staff.
This online event will take place on February 10 and is open to all members. Come and learn about all the exciting opportunities to get involved with Urban Green!
As New York continues to administer Covid-19 vaccines, take a look through our list of vaccine resources for New Yorkers. Find out what you need to know about the vaccines and when you may be eligible to receive one. For assistance making or getting to a vaccination appointment, call 877-829-4692.
NYC is also accepting submissions for buildings to serve as public vaccination sites. If you own or control a building that you would like to be considered, submit it for review here.
Interest in green leasing continues to grow as sustainability and health remain top priorities for real estate this year. Show your company’s commitment to both by applying for 2021 Green Lease Leader recognition. Managed by IMT and the U.S. Department of Energy's Better Buildings Alliance, this program sets national standards for what constitutes a green lease and provides national recognition.
"This 10-year data set not only guides NYC's climate approach, it can also inform decisions in other cities, so we can get to a low-carbon future faster." - John Mandyck, Urban Green CEO
Our latest report on NYC's 2020 Energy and Water Use was recently featured in Architectural Record! Learn about the progress the city's large building stock has made towards decarbonization goals and mandates, and find out what they can do to achieve 80x50.
How can research create spaces and places that reflect values of anti-racism and justice? This AIANY workshop series provides a space to understand how to mitigate bias in design research methods, and will focus on the power of thought convergence in a community. Understand how shared experiences can result in a collective power to produce changes in existing processes.