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What You Eat Affects the Environment” Forum March 13 in Albany, NY

Community Advocates for a Sustainable Environment will be holding a forum entitled “What You Eat Affects the Environment”. The event, co-sponsored by the Green Sanctuary Committee will take place on March 13, 2019 in Channing Hall at the First Unitarian Universalist Church located at 405 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. The […]

NY-GEO 2019 – Con ED President Cawley to keynote

Timothy Cawley, President of Consolidated Edison, will be the Wednesday morning keynote at NY-GEO 2019. The PSC’s recent Energy Efficiency Order has brought utilities front and center in the transition to renewable heating and cooling. Mr. Cawley’s keynote will be important in helping to set the tone for the expansion of the relationship between the […]

Ice Harvest Festival at Hanford Mills Museum: Winter’s Coolest Tradition

Ice Harvest Festival February 2, 2019 10 am – 3 pm Hanford Mills Museum 51 County Hwy 12, East Meredith, NY www.hanfordmills.org info@hanfordmills.org 607/278-5744 Take part in a traditional ice harvest, just as communities did a century ago. Festival also features ice carving, ice fishing, horse-drawn sleigh rides, snowman village, hot soup buffet, food trucks, […]

Ice Harvest Festival – Meredith, NY

Aerial view of the 29th annual ice festival, Feb 2018. Photo: Jessica Vecchione

February 2, 2019 10 am – 3 pm

Hanford Mills Museum 51 County Hwy 12, East Meredith, NY www.hanfordmills.org info@hanfordmills.org 607/278-5744 Take part in a traditional ice harvest, just as communities did a century ago. Festival also includes ice carving, […]

Reminder, Capital Region NYSES Conference This Friday!

Energy Efficiency & Renewables: NY State Summit Friday, November 30, 2018 7:45 am to 6:00 pm Hilton Garden Inn Troy 235 Hoosick Street, Troy, New York Gourmet Breakfast Big Wind 20 CA – NY Universities Collaborate 120% Solar NOW Luncheon Net Zero Village The Value of Zero Energy Blockchains and Renewable Energy Controlling and […]

NYSES: Two Great Events in November

Thursday, Nov 15, 2018

You are cordially invited to attend an information session to hear first hand stories and see first hand pictures of Mr. Kevin Bailey’s very recent trip to rural Africa. From October 18th to October 29th, 2018, Mr. Bailey traveled into rural Tanzania to see existing projects and also […]

$40 Million Announced to Support Solar-Powered Storage Projects in NYS

Projects Advance Progress of New York’s Ambitious Target to Have 1,500 Megawatts of Energy Storage by 2025

On October 10, 2018, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that $40 million will be made available to support solar projects that integrate energy storage, accelerating progress toward New York’s energy storage target of 1,500-megawatts by 2025. These […]

3rd Annual Renewable Energy and Sustainable Living Fair – NY

Our current administration continues to cut our environmental protections, the most recent being the plan to dissolve the EPA Office of the Science Advisor. We are now increasingly on our own.

I would urge everyone to take advantage of the 3rd Annual Renewable Energy and Sustainable Living Fair at Doane Stuart School on […]

Battenkill Community Paddle & Clean Ups – Sunday Sept 23

Volunteers show off their collected can bounty during clean up.

Come out on Sunday September 23 beginning at Noon for a fall paddle & clean up at three sites on the Battenkill. Battenkill Conservancy is once again inviting the any and all river lovers to meet at one of 3 launch sites to enjoy […]

2018 Renewable Energy & Sustainable Living Fair

Community Advocates for Sustainable Energy will hold its third annual Renewable Energy and Sustainable Living Fair at Doane Stuart School (199 Washington Ave, Rensselaer, NY) on Saturday, October 20th from 10 am – 4 pm. It is the largest event of its kind in the Capital District and beyond. This event is free and […]