Solarizing NYC: Implementing Solar on City-Owned Buildings

Date: December 13, 2016

Time: 8:00 - 10:00 AM

Host: Urban Green Council

Type: Lecture/Presentation


What does it take to install solar photovoltaics in NYC? What are some of the challenges that public and private institutions face in pursuing maximal system size and deployment?

Join an in-depth discussion with representatives from NYC Economic Development Corporation, NYC Department of Education, and NYC Department of Citywide Administrative Services. Learn about legislation mandating the assessment of all city-owned buildings for solar readiness and the city’s plan to install 100 MW of solar power on municipal buildings by 2025. Hear how NYC residents, small businesses and city agencies are benefiting from solar power and its incorporation into curricula.