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WEEKLY NEWS

7 August 2019
 
 
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A FAREWELL CELEBRATION FOR RUSSELL UNGER


Join us at our Fall Member Reception on September 24 to celebrate and bid farewell to Russell Unger, Urban Green's Chief Strategy Officer and former Executive Director.

Over the past 12 years, Russell's tireless efforts have helped shape the green building industry in New York. We wish him all the best in his new endeavours.

Read Russell's farewell letter to learn more.


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EVENTS CALENDAR

 
 
 

CONQUER THE ENERGY CODE: Residential

8/21

9:00am - 5:00pm
Urban Green Council

Get familiar with the NYS energy code and earn 7 PDHs at this day-long training, designed specifically for residential architects and engineers.

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EP SPEED MENTORING

9/10

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Project Farmhouse

Join Emerging Professionals for a speed mentoring event. Attendees will have informal discussions with experienced professionals.

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Leed GA Workshop

9/13

9:00am - 4:00pm
Urban Green Council

This day-long exam preparation workshop will give you the knowledge and skills you need to become an accredited LEED professional.

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GPRO O&M Course

10/2

9:00am - 5:00pm
Urban Green Council

This two-day course provides building professionals with steps to reduce energy and improve tenant comfort. Register and earn 12 CEUs.

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DESIGNING FOR DIVERSION

While other cities have recycling rates of over 50 percent, NYC recycles less than 20 percent.

How can NYC increase waste diversion? On July 22 Urban Green's Waste Design Advice panel explored how inadequate waste management space contributes to this issue, and how building designers and operators can implement creative solutions.

Read the event recap blog to learn more.


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THANK YOU TO OUR SUPPORTERS

Our work is not possible without the support of companies, individuals and foundations.

A big thank you to our renewing Gold and Silver sponsors: Consentini (Gold), Vornado Realty Trust (Gold), Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (Silver), COOKFOX Architects (Silver), Brookfield Properties (Silver) and HOK (Silver).

Thank you also to our renewing Bronze sponsors: Beyer Blinder Belle, the Albanese Organization and Syska Hennessy, and to our renewing Sustaining sponsor Bright Power.


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EP SPEED MENTORING

Are you a young professional interested in advice and mentorship from experienced leaders in your field? Join Urban Green's Emerging Professionals for a speed mentorship event on September 10.

This event is for Urban Green members only. Not a member? Join or renew today.


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COMMUNITY

 

Defining Design Excellence in the Era of Climate Change

AIA recently adopted a resolution for urgent and sustained climate action, and released The Top Ten Toolkit to help architects design high-performance buildings of the future. Join AIA New York and two of the Toolkit's authors for a discussion about high-performance strategies and applications.


September 16 | New York City


WISE Summer Movie Night: "Tomorrow"

Join the Building Energy Exchange on August 21 for a Women in Sustainability and Energy (WISE) screening of Tomorrow, an award-winning documentary that explores concrete, locally-driven solutions from around the world.


August 21 | New York City

 
 

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