Back to work events

We hope all are enjoying the final days of summer……I have one more trip to Vermont before Labor Day and I thought it wise to inform you of upcoming events about which you might be interested: “Wind Water Solar” Teleconference (Sept 4th) NWEAC Executive Committee meeting (Sept 11th) FCWC Fall benefit acknowledging Assemblywoman Paulin and […]

Supervisor/Mayor Conference : June 26, 2013

As you know, we have a scheduled Supervisor/Mayor Conference scheduled for June 26 from 5pm-7pm at Croton Village Hall. Village Board Meeting Room (second floor) Village of Croton-on-Hudson 1 Van Wyck Street Croton-on-Hudson, NY 10520     Quarterly Supervisor/Mayor Conference: June 26, 2013 “Creating value with Innovative solutions” in Westchester County                                     Time Subject Leader 5:00pm […]

POST “SANDY”

The Aftermath of Hurricane Sandy A Long Term View by Herb Oringel, Chair NWEAC and John Bell, Transition Westchester in the hope that the two perspectives of Transition and Sustainability will become more synergistic. Now with the Thanksgiving dinners behind us, the cleanup from Sandy continuing apace, the recent progressives’ gains in the election of […]

Emasculating Clean Energy Initiatives – NYT April 12, 2011

Proposal Aims to Gut DOE Loan Program By NAUREEN S. MALIK AND CASSANDRA SWEET About $41 billion in loan guarantees for renewable-energy projects are caught up in the bipartisan wrangling over the federal budget, which could derail dozens of projects and eliminate tens of thousands of jobs. Even established companies are concerned, underscoring the nascent […]

Climate Action Plan Grant Team

This page will serve as a reference site for the 7 NWEAC municipal partners awarded the $279,800 NYSERDA RFP10 Energy Management Personnel grant to develop greenhouse gas (GHG) and climate action plans (CAPs): A.K.A: “Joint Municipal Sustainability Services” Project Notes (most recent at top) [12 November 2010] Download draft contracts here. [2 November 2010] We […]

Mt. Kisco

In 2008 the Village Board of Trustees adopted a resolution endorsing the U.S. Mayors Climate Protection Agreement which is intended to reduce the United States’ dependence on fossil fuels and accelerate the development of clean, economical energy resources and fuel efficient technologies such as conservation, methane recovery for energy generation, waste to energy, wind and […]

Links

The alphabetical list below includes online resources that Consortium members may find helpful. The list will include national or regional organizations that offer verifiable and relevant information on a stable platform. We will be adding to this list of resources. Send your resource link suggestions to NWEAC from our contact us page. Links will open […]