The BuildingEnergy NYC Conference + Trade Show, hosted by the Northeast Sustainable Energy Association, brings more than 600 industry leaders and emerging professionals together to learn from and network with each other as they work to build a more susta
In New York City, the barriers facing solar implementation are outmatched only by the demand for solar. The result is an enormous amount of creativity applied to solar design and installment. In a city of this density, the benefits are uniquely distributed to end users remote from the installation.
Up to 20 percent of the construction waste on an NYC job site is gypsum wallboard. This results in about 10 million tons of gypsum wallboard debris generated each year; but only 5 percent is consistently diverted. This leaves a huge opportunity for improvement.