March 30, 2014

April Forum: Daylighting of the Saw Mill River

  GreenHomeNYC will host a forum on Daylighting the Saw Mill River on Wednesday, April 16, from 6:30–8 p.m. at the Hansgrohe – AXOR Design Studio, 29 9th Ave. Manhattan, NY.  Speakers Ned Sullivan, (Scenic Hudson), Joe Fleming, P.E., (PS&S Engineering), Rick Magder and Ann-Marie Mitroff (Groundwork Hudson Valley) will talk about working with private. Read more…

Posted by Phillip Eddy in Blog

March 17, 2014

{Green Careers} March 2014 Recap – The BuildingEnergy Conference

By Gregory Thomas   On Tuesday, March 4th, GreenHomeNYC’s Green Careers group held its third meeting of the year. This time in Boston, Massachusetts during the BuildingEnergy 2014 (BE14) conference.   BuildingEnergy, run by the Northeast Sustainable Energy Association (or NESEA, an affiliate of GreenHomeNYC), is a conference and trade show where professionals across the. Read more…

Posted by Katie Schwamb in Blog, Green Careers Transitions, NESEA

March 16, 2014

{Green Careers} April 2014 meeting – Sustainable Career Tracks: ACRE Edition

If you’re interested in gaining insight from professionals who have launched their own sustainably focused businesses or work to empower entrepreneurs and companies rooted in the energy efficiency field, then be sure attend the April Green Careers meeting where NYC ACRE will be hosting.  RSVP HERE!  

Posted by Katie Schwamb in Blog, Green Careers Transitions

March 15, 2014

March Forum: Green Small Businesses

As New York City invests in a greener economy, small businesses are at the forefront of experimentation and innovation. Engineers and scientists are developing technology to address climate change. Entrepreneurs are designing business models and strategies that bring those solutions to market. And individuals from every sector, from food service to construction, are finding opportunities. Read more…

Posted by Phillip Eddy in Blog, Monthly Forum

March 11, 2014

Thoughts on BuildingEnergy 14

by Andy Padian, GreenHomeNYC Board member   Having been a religious attendee of BE conferences for most of the last 20 years, and having no expectations of what I would get out of this year except for networking, I can report unconditionally that this is the best conference I have ever been to, and that. Read more…

March 2, 2014

The Green Spotlight: Andrew McNamara

With NESEA’s Building Energy conference right around the corner, GreenhomeNYC is shining the spotlight on the experts who will be making BE 14 an exceptional industry event!   Andrew McNamara is Vice President of Engineering at Bright Power, Inc., a Manhattan-based firm that is pioneering energy efficiency and solar energy solutions in multifamily residential buildings.. Read more…

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Posted by Katie Schwamb in Blog, The Green Spotlight

February 13, 2014

{Green Careers} February 2014 – Sustainable Career Tracks

By Srikant Subramaniam     On Tuesday, February 4th, the GreenHomeNYC Green Careers group held its second meeting of the year. Intended as a seminar on Sustainable Career Tracks, the event was held at the offices of one of New York’s leading firms in the industry, Steven Winter Associates, Inc. The meeting, presided over by. Read more…

January 26, 2014

February Forum: Energy 101: What do we know? What should we know?

Many of us breaking into, or even currently working in the sustainability business, are inundated with information about new and exciting technologies with claims of great energy savings (and even energy generation) from devices that cost next to nothing to devices that are very expensive. The question remains, are we focusing too much on the. Read more…

Posted by Phillip Eddy in Blog, Monthly Forum

{Green Careers} February 2014 meeting – Sustainable Career Tracks

Interested in knowing more about different careers in sustainability? Then be sure to attend the February GHNYC Green Careers meeting!    This month we’re inviting professionals to come discuss what they do, how they got to where they are, and what advice they have for people interested in jumpstarting their careers. Come with questions and gain some great. Read more…

Posted by Katie Schwamb in Blog, Green Careers Transitions

January 21, 2014

{Green Careers} January 2014 Recap – Job Interview & Communication Tips

On Tuesday, January 7th the GreenHomeNYC Green Careers group held its first meeting of 2014. 27 people, ranging from recent graduates to seasoned industry professionals, attended the meet-up to discuss common issues shared by job seekers and to learn ways to address them.   The meeting was lead by Andy Padian, who has 30 years. Read more…

Posted by Matthew Gerson in Blog, Green Careers Transitions