It's not always easy to plan deep energy retrofits that are both economical and feasible. This is even more challenging in small co-ops that are managed by volunteer board members.
On May 17, the third event in our Energy Upgrades in Historic Buildings series will look at a 10-unit co-op built in 1926 and the challenges of upgrading the envelope and converting the fossil fuel boiler to a heat pump.
Thank you to Con Edison for sponsoring this event!
The third event in our Energy Upgrades in Historic Buildings series will look at a 10-unit co-op built in 1926 and the challenges of upgrading the envelope and converting the fossil fuel boiler to a heat pump.
We can't wait to see you at Urban Green's 2022 conference on June 15! This year’s event tackles the remaining barriers holding us back from wide-scale electrification and asks how we can accelerate progress now.
In addition to a great lineup of panelists, we'll have opening remarks from Rit Aggarwala, NYC Chief Climate Officer and Commissioner of the Department of Environmental Protection, who will provide context for the afternoon's discussions.
Urban Green's GPRO Construction Management training on May 17 will cover sustainability best practices and actionable strategies for every phase of construction, as well as how to avoid common mistakes.
Participants will take a one-day online classroom course, followed by three online electives done at their own pace. GPRO CM is ideal for a range of construction professionals, including construction managers and experienced tradespeople.
How did the former headquarters of a tire manufacturing company find new life as a sustainable hotel?
On May 25, learn about New Haven's Hotel Marcel, formerly the Pirelli Building. Speakers involved in the project will discuss the ambitious plan for its all-electric, net-zero design and pending Passive House and LEED Platinum certification.
Please note, this event has been rescheduled from May 19.
New residential buildings in NYC with over 150 units now need to submit a Waste Management Plan for Department of Sanitation review at the same time as they submit plans to DOB. Come hear what this means for your projects, learn how the DSNY review process works and explore case studies of buildings that use waste reduction equipment.