• Global Climate Efficiency Trading Initiative

    May 28, 2019

    The Global Climate Efficiency Trading Initiative is a collaboration between New York City’s leading building and energy stakeholders, the trading community, and global peer cities. Together, New York, Hong Kong, London, Singapore and Toronto will create a policy menu for building climate efficiency trading.

  • NYC Building Emissions Law: Frequently Asked Questions

    April 17, 2019

    Trying to make sense of NYC’s new building emissions law, Local Law 97 of 2019? Urban Green developed these FAQs to add clarity to key provisions, and will update them as provisions are modified or added. VIEW AS PDF


    April 12, 2019

    On May 18, the City of New York enacted Local Law 97 of 2019—the most ambitious climate legislation for buildings enacted by any city in the world. The new law places buildings on path to meet the city’s goal to reduce overall carbon emissions 80 percent by 2050. Buildings represent nearly 70 percent of those emissions.

  • 2019 Conference Media Kit

    February 14, 2019

    Thank you for agreeing to share information about Urban Green’s annual conference with your network.

  • Demystifying Steam Report

    January 18, 2019

    Demystifying Steam takes a close look at steam heat systems and how they can be improved to save money and energy, including cost-effective solutions that can reduce heating and hot water expenses by up to 20 percent. It also explores the future role of steam in NYC buildings.

  • Open Window Study

    December 7, 2018

    Help Collect Data for our Open Window Study

  • 2019 Board Elections

    November 5, 2018

    Cast your vote for our 2019 Board Slate online!

  • 2017 Annual Report

    July 31, 2018

    A look back at our 2017 accomplishments.

  • Blueprint for Efficiency: An 80x50 Buildings Partnership Report

    July 30, 2018

    The Blueprint for Efficiency delivers a groundbreaking framework to cut carbon in New York City’s large buildings.

  • 2018 Conference Media Kit

    July 19, 2018

    Thank you for agreeing to share information about Urban Green’s annual conference with your network.