Sallan Curated NYC Events

Event Details

Around Town

Nuclear Energy and the Clean Energy Future

Wednesday, Mar 23, 2016

Nuclear energy provides approximately 20% of America's electricity - the majority of the country's zero-emissions electricity. Yet many nuclear power plants are struggling to stay in business. These struggles raise questions about how states will implement their commitments to lower the carbon intensity of their power sectors. This event will examine the role that nuclear energy should play in helping America's transition towards a lower-carbon energy system as well as legal and policy options for supporting nuclear energy. New York's recently proposed Clean Energy Standard, which is an innovative response to nuclear energy's challenges, will be discussed in detail.

Sponsor: Guarini Center on Environmental, Energy and Land Use Law - NYU School of Law
Speakers: Raj Addepalli, Managing Director of Utility Rates and Services - New York Public Service Commission; Emily Hammond, Associate Dean for Public Engagement; Professor of Law - George Washington University Law School; Emilie Nelson, Vice President of Market Operations- New York Independent System Operator; & Eduardo Porter, Reporter - The New York Times

Date: Wednesday, March 23, 8 - 10 am

Location: NYU School of Law, Lipton Hall, D'Agostino Hall, 108 West 3rd Street [Map]

RSVP: The event is free, but space is limited. Eventbrite

1.5 credits of CLE are available in the areas of Professional Practice category. The credits will be both transitional and non-transitional.


July 2020
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
     
2
3
4
5
6
8
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
 

Upcoming Events

Around Town
Climate Mobilization Act Series: Unlocking Tenant Efficiency
9 Jul
As office buildings across NYC grapple with the implications of Local Law 97, improving the energy efficiency of major office tenants has become a critical issue. While anecdotal data gathered during the COVID-19 pandemic suggests that the near complete absence of occupants has had a surprisingly small impact on total building energy use, still, there are myriad ways in which tenants can dramatically lower consumption. Learn how to get ahead of the energy demand curve now!
Event Details
Around Town
It's Tesla's 164th Birthday: Celebrate Via Virtual Walking Tour
10 Jul
Nikola Tesla took on Thomas Edison + the House of Morgan, established the electrical grid, predicted + ushered in the modern wireless technological era in the late 1800s. Then he was all but forgotten. Take this virtual walking tour to learn about this eccentric genius, his ongoing impact on the technologies of today + how his life played out in NYC
Event Details
Around Town
The Climate Future We Want
21 Jul
Join climate journalist + The Future Earth author Eric Holthaus + Project Drawdown Vice President Katharine Wilkinson for a conversation on reimagining our role in creating climate solutions
Event Details