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Opportunity to be part of the 2017 Renewable Energy and Sustainable Living Fair in Albany, NY

Two years ago a coalition of local environmental and cycling groups hosted a marvelous Earth Day Expo and Bicycle Parade in Albany’s Washington Park. Last November, Becky Meier and Bob Connors of Stop NY Fracked Gas Pipeline organized a bustling Renewable Energy Fair complete with live Alpacas! This year we are looking to work together […]

Oxford Memorial Library: A Nineteenth Century Building with Twenty-First Century Energy

The historic Oxford Memorial Library was built in 1811 and recently completed a project to reduce its energy costs and environmental footprint — an 18.81kW parking lot solar array. Photos courtesy of Nancy Wilcox, Library Director

By Chris Gillespie

All public libraries connect history with the present and future, but the Oxford […]

Governor Cuomo Announced a Major Climate and Jobs Initiative

By Green Energy Times Staff

New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo made a series of announcements soon after President Trump’s announcement that the United States would withdraw from the Paris Accord. The first of these was that he had signed an executive order to commit New York to uphold the standards set forth […]

United States Climate Alliance

The Republican governors of Vermont and Massachusetts have come out in support of the Paris Climate Agreement (PCA), joining governors of a growing number of other states.

On June 1, only a short time after President Donald Trump announced that the United States would withdraw from the PCA, several states started taking a stand in […]

Solarize Albany and Capital Region Informational Meetings

The GREEN Committee of the Town of Clifton Park will offer two informational sessions about Solarize Albany and Capital Region for Clifton Park residences on the morning of Tuesday, June 6th at 10:00 AM at the Clifton Park/Halfmoon Library and the evening of June 7th, Wednesday at 6:30 pm at Clifton Park Town Hall.

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Hanford Mills Museum to open new place for children to explore, create and build

Learning Lab Grand Opening part of Free Family Saturday on June 17

[East Meredith, NY June 2, 2017] On June 17, Hanford Mills Museum will open the Learning Lab, a new space for young children and their families to explore and create. The Learning Lab offers a range of activities, including building with gears and […]

Governor Cuomo Announces Initiative

A Major Climate And Jobs Initiative In Partnership With The Worker Institute At Cornell University Ilr’s School And Climate Jobs Nyto Help Create 40,000 Clean Energy Jobs By 2020

Initiative Will Accelerate Renewable Energy Growth With up to $1.5 Billion Investment in Renewable Energy Projects

Largest Clean Energy Procurement by […]

Renewable Heating & Cooling Presentation: Saving Money & Earth: East Greenbush, NY

Renewable Heating & Cooling: Saving Money and the Earth

Wednesday, June 7th, 6:30 pm

First United Methodist Church

1 Gilligan Road

East Greenbush, NY

As our federal government takes us backwards on the environmental front, it is becoming clearer and clearer that we as […]

GEOTHERMAL HEATING AND COOLING PRESENTATION – East Greenbush, NY

There will be a presentation about Geothermal Energy for homes, businesses and municipalities on Wednesday, June 7th, 6:30 pm at First United Methodist Church at 1 Gilligan Road East Greenbush, NY. The event and parking are free and light refreshments will be available.

In the Northeast, most of us spend most of our fossil fuel […]

New York’s New Electric Vehicle Rebate

Last year, the NY state legislature took a major step forward by approving New York’s first consumer electric vehicle rebate program in the 2016-17 budget!

The New York rebate offers a discount of $500 – $2,000 for the sale or lease of an electric vehicle. Known as the Drive Clean rebate, the amount is […]