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Bring Electric School Buses to your Town

By | Events & conferences

The transition to a clean energy future is linked to our ability to create a clean transportation hierarchy that eliminates emissions and contributes to creating a healthy and resilient environment for children’s future. Why not start with what most affects our children. Join us to learn more about the transition to zero emissions school buses — from experts, advocates and case studies.

April 22, 12:00-12:45 Earth Day with Green Ossining and Briarcliff Sustainability

By | Events pelham

Earth Day Lunch and Learn! Go Green & Save Green at home with Ecopel. Learn about an opportunity to reduce your home energy consumption, lower your energy bills, cut greenhouse gas emissions, and increase the year-round comfort and value of your home with EnergySmart Homes Pelham! Get the scoop on heat pumps, clean heating and cooling and energy efficiency. Plus find out how Community Solar can save you 10% on your monthly utility bills and Grid Rewards can give you cash back from your utility this summer.

April 22, 12:00-12:45 Earth Day with Green Ossining and Briarcliff Sustainability REGISTER

By | Events ossining

Earth Day Lunch and Learn! Go Green & Save Green at home with Green Ossining, Briarcliff Sustainability and Sustainable Westchester. Learn about an opportunity to reduce your home energy consumption, lower your energy bills, cut greenhouse gas emissions, and increase the year-round comfort and value of your home with EnergySmart Homes Ossining & Briarcliff! Get the scoop on heat pumps, clean heating and cooling and energy efficiency. Plus find out how Community Solar can save you 10% on your monthly utility bills and Grid Rewards can give you cash back from your utility this summer.

May 4th, 7:30-8:30 pm on Zoom Pelham Library Presents: EnergySmart Homes Virtual House Tour

By | Events pelham

The Town of Pelham Public Library Presents: EnergySmart Homes Pelham, Virtual House Tour
May 4th, 7:30-8:30 pm on Zoom

Virtually tour three local homes benefiting from clean energy upgrades and see how your neighbors are saving money with air source heat pumps, geothermal systems and energy efficiency

Not ready for heat pumps? No room for solar panels? Live in an apartment, coop or condo? Find out how to participate in Sustainable Westchester’s Community Solar to save 10% on your utility bill, and sign up for Grid Rewards to get cash back from Con Edison this summer.

Join us at the next EnergySmart Pelham webinar, hosted by the Town of Pelham Public Library, and sponsored by the Village and Town of Pelham, VoP’s Sustainability Advisory Board and Climate Smart Communities Task Force, Environmental Coalition of the Pelhams (EcoPel), and Sustainable Westchester. Help us make our community cleaner and greener! Save on utility bills and help the environment at the same time!

Join the webinar on Tuesday, May 4th at 7:30 pm!

Hosted by the Town of Pelham Public Library. Register at SustainableWestchester.org/Webinar or call (914) 242-4725 ext. 122

New Rochelle Earth Day Virtual Community Forum Thursday April 22nd from 7:30 p.m. — 9:00 p.m.

By | events new rochelle

Join U.S. House Representative Jamaal Bowman (invited), Westchester County Executive George Latimer, Mayor Noam Bramson, District 5 Council Member Sara Kaye, and Community Leaders and learn about:

Sustainable Cafeterias proposal for the City School District of New Rochelle to end single use plastics with a pilot project that will use refillable and reusable systems to reduce plastic pollution. Learn how you can help our schools go green.

EnergySmart Homes helps residents learn about cleaner ways to heat and cool their homes, access vetted energy efficiency experts and simplified financing. Learn how to apply for rebates and subsidies that make these projects affordable.

Community Solar, a program of Sustainable Westchester, helps residents save 10% on their monthly utility bills while supporting the growth of local renewable energy, without adding any panels to your own home.

GridRewards is a Demand Response program where Con Edison will pay you to reduce electricity at peak demand times so they can avoid running old, inefficient power plants. Learn how to get paid to help the environment. Deadline to sign up and participate this summer is April 30, 2021.

Sustainable Landscapes are a way to save money and save the Earth. Learn how to turn your lawn into a sustainable landscape with native plants, pollinator gardens, no leaf blowers, Love Em’ and Leave Em’, Healthy Yards, composting barrels, and rain barrels.
And LOTS more information on how you can SAVE MONEY and SAVE THE PLANET by going green!

Here are TWO ways to get involved:
SIGN UP for the forum and share your environmental concerns.
VOLUNTEER for clean-ups and gardening at city and county parks and community gardens.

Organized by the New Rochelle Energy Conservation Advisory Committee and the New Rochelle Ecology & Natural Resources Advisory Committee in partnership with the City of New Rochelle and Sustainable Westchester. Contact earthdaynewrochelle@enrac.org for more information.