Commercial occupancy is down 90 percent in NYC buildings due to COVID-19, but the energy in those buildings have fallen by just 30 percent. What’s behind this great energy disconnect? Can lessons be found for our post-pandemic world?
On December 8, owners, operators and tenants will break down the data and discuss the challenges and opportunities available to save energy in buildings.
NYSERDA plays a pivotal role in achieving the state’s clean energy and carbon reduction goals, so where does the organization see the landscape moving next?
On December 17, join us for an Urban Green Live episode featuring Doreen Harris, Acting President and CEO of NYSERDA. Harris and Urban Green CEO John Mandyck will discuss the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act, the future of energy efficiency and the latest thinking on the pipeline of renewables for NYC.
Celebrate the holiday season with friends and colleagues at our first virtual Holiday Member Reception on December 3 from 5:30-6:30 pm. We’ll look back at highlights from the year, share some holiday cheer (and prizes) and break into speed networking sessions. Also, be sure to share your favorite photos in our Holiday Photo Contest!
If you become a member of Urban Green Council by December 1 you’ll receive free admission to this event. A discount code will automatically be emailed to you once your membership is processed.
Join us for a sneak peek of the second edition of Ian M. Shapiro and Francis D.K. Ching's Green Building Illustrated.
On December 10, Shapiro will join Urban Green Director of Education Ellen Honigstock to discuss the new book as well as the latest approaches to sustainable sites, net-zero energy and how to select healthy building materials.
How can data communicate the complexities of New York City? Join AIA New York for a behind-the-scenes look at how the data visualizations for the digital project Visualize NYC 2021 were produced and how data can be used to drive civic engagement and inform policy.