Sallan Curated NYC Events

Event Details

Around Town

Stop Climate Chaos Now

Friday, May 8, 2015

We know renewables like solar and wind power are the way to go, if we want to break our addiction to fossil fuels, fight climate change, and build a more sustainable future. But what are the installation challenges renewables faced in NYC? Our expert panel will explore the landscape of renewables in the urban environment.

Sponsor: United for Action Sustainability Task Force

Moderator: Albert Appleton, Cooper Union professor and consultant and former Commissioner of the NYC Department of Environmental Protection

Speakers: Chris Neidl, a founding staff member of Solar One, will discuss its innovative community solar initiative, Here Comes Solar & other solar initiatives in the NYC area;Eadaoin Quinn, Education & Administrative Coordinator - Sims Municipal Recycling; and, Jeff Irvine, Lead NYC Solar Ombudsman - Sustainable CUNY. He works to reduce the non-hardware 'soft costs' of solar photovoltaics (PV) and to make installing rooftop solar easier, faster, and cheaper for homeowners and businesses.

Date: Friday, May 8, 6:30 PM (doors open at 6:00)

Location: Rutgers Presbyterian Church, 236 West 73rd Street near Broadway, 5th floor. The church is wheelchair accessible, so is the nearest subway station at 72nd and Broadway

Suggested Donation: $10.00, no one turned away.

August 2019
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
       
1
2
3
5
6
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
16
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31

Upcoming Events

Sallan Sponsored Event
Do No Harm: Achieving Net Zero Buildings
25 Sep
Join us for this NY Climate Week event on the role of urban, high-density, net-zero-energy projects in meeting the demands of our climate crisis.
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