Are you a contractor, architect, interior designer or real estate broker whose clients have asked about green buildings?
Do you plan to renovate, buy or develop a building?
Come hear The Top 10 Tips to make NYC Buildings Greener! Learn ways you could improve your building investments, prevent the loss of energy and money, and be environmentally conscious by constructing, renovating and maintaining green buildings!
Join GreenHomeNYC for a “Green Building 101.” Our panel will discuss their top 10 tips to:
- reduce energy and water use;
- improve occupant health, safety and comfort with non-toxic, reusable and recycled building materials;
- prevent waste and pollution.
Attendees will also receive a coupon with Build It Green!NYC, the only non-profit retail warehouse of salvaged and surplus building materials in New York City.
When: April 18th, 6:30-8pm. Doors open at 6pm, please arrive early as we will start promptly at 6pm!
Please RSVP, seating is limited.
Our speakers include:
Energy Efficiency: Dan Rieber, Weatherization Director, Northern Manhattan Improvement Corporation
Green Materials: Charlotte Matthews, Vice President – Sustainability, Related Companies
Waste Prevention: Dave Hirschler, Deputy Director of Waste Prevention NYC Department of Sanitation Bureau of Waste Prevention, Reuse, and Recycling
Who should attend: Building owners, developers, property managers, homeowners, contractors, architects, interior designers, building materials distributors/retailers, real estate brokers. Whether you’re a beginner or an expert, there’s something here for everyone!
It doesn’t end there: If you have further questions about the green building tips, you can email us. This forum will also be recorded, and will be available in full on our website. For those in a hurry, we will also be posting short YouTube versions of the speakers’ top ten green building tips on our website and at events throughout the city. Please check back and share them with friends and colleagues, and Like us on Facebook!
Funding provided by the NYS Pollution Prevention Institute through a grant from the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation. Any opinions, finding, conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Environmental Conservation