Rockland Goes Green & Parterns present: Community Based Climate Solutions

Rockland Goes Green & Parterns present: Community Based Climate Solutions

Rockland Goes Green & Parterns present: Community Based Climate Solutions

Rockland Goes Green & Parterns present: Community Based Climate Solutions

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Community Based Climate Solutions

  • Sunday, March 10, 2019, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Rockland Goes Green and co-sponsors: Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, Sierra Club: Lower Hudson Group and Rockland, Rockland Citizens Action Network, Cornell Cooperative Extension Rockland, 350NJ/Rockland, Grassroots Environmental Education
Present: 

Community Based Climate Solutions, a free program.

We have less than 12 years to make major changes to our power generation, greenhouse gas emissions and more. Join us for a program about new, next-step, holistic climate solutions for our area. We can achieve ambitious and necessary goals. Our local actions matter. We can help bring about a sustainable, healthy, thriving future.

Topics include:

  • Exponential Climate Action Roadmap: New timeline/targets for local emissions reductions
  • Municipal Resiliency Zones: New concept that bundles multiple suburban climate solutions
  • Roof Top Farms: Adaptable to our communities to compensate for climate related food shortages
  • Retrofitting Existing Buildings For Low Carbon Heating/Cooling
  • Electric Vehicles for Municipalities and Public Charging Stations
  • Regulatory Roadblocks To Large Local Solar Projects and How To Solve Them

Speakers Include:

  • Melissa Everett, PhD, Ex. Dir. Sustainable Hudson Valley
  • Donovan Gordon, NYSERDA, Director Renewable Heating and Cooling
  • Amanda LaValle, Coordinator, Ulster County Dept of the Environment
  • Annie Novak, Rooftop Farmer, Greenpoint, Brooklyn
  • Kim Fraczek, SANE Energy Project, New York Energy Democracy Alliance

Program is Free! Register via e-mail to: RocklandGoesGreen@aol.com
Registrants receive detailed parking and building location directions.

Dominican College, the Lawrence Room, Western Highway, Orangeburg, NY

Doors open at 9:30. Program is three hours and starts promptly at 10 and ends at 1. Refreshments will be provided.

Fee

Free to Attend, Please RSVP

Contact

Susan
Rockland Goes Green
RocklandGoesGreen@aol.com

Location

Dominican College
470 Western Highway South
Orangeburg, NY 10962