Sallan Curated NYC Events

Event Details

Around Town

Energy Efficient Heating & Cooling

Wednesday, May 16, 2007

Green building has become a hot topic for consumers and the media, but several disturbing trends have taken on mythological status. Get the lowdown from Chris Benedict and Henry Gifford on: glass to "connect" with the outdoors; geothermal heat pumps; green roofs; and solar panels.

For the last ten years Chris Benedict, Architect and Henry Gifford, Mechanical Sytem Designer have been working as a team designing and monitoring the construction of buildings that are extremely energy efficient, healthy and durable. Their current new construction jobs use 15% of the energy for heat and hot water of typical apartment buildings in New York City and 50% of the electricity. All of their projects are built for the same cost as typical construction.

They will show how one of their current projects would have turned out if now-trendy items had been used to make the building "green". They will show the number crunching necessary to see how these items would have added to the construction cost with only questionable benefits.

Sponsor: GreenHomeNYC

Date: Wednesday, May 16, 2007, 6:30-8:00 pm

Location: The Hudson Companies, Inc., 826 Broadway, 11th Floor NYC 10003

RSVP: rsvp@greenHomeNYC.org

July 2019
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
 
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
     

Upcoming Events

Around Town
Hudson Rising
4 Aug
Visit the exhibit that explores 200 years of ecological change + environmental activism along “the most interesting river in America” through artifacts, media + celebrated Hudson River School paintings.Through August 4
Event Details
Around Town
Taking Action
2 Sep
Americans are worried but inactive about the climate crisis + often underestimate the public consensus that already exists on climate. Taking Action aims to help reverse this cycle by providing guidance + support on specific civic actions we can take together for climate progress + it is staffed largely by high school volunteers inspired to share climate solutions information
Event Details
Around Town
Global Climate Strike
20 Sep
At the request of the young people who have been staging school strikes around the world, we’re walking out of our workplaces + homes to spend the day demanding action on the climate crisis. Join us
Event Details
Around Town
Taking Action
27 Oct
Young people everywhere are demanding society confront the climate crisis with a new level of urgency + this inspires an exhibit featuring hands-on learning about solutions June 1 – October 27
Event Details