City green spaces are surprisingly soil-rich and make up a significant share of the contemporary urban environment. The potential of soil to capture carbon is now being studied and pioneered in urban settings throughout the world, including New York City.
WELL Certification is a performance standard that supports and advances human health and wellness in the built environment. Urban Green is excited to introduce a series focusing on the unique ways of complying with WELL in office spaces.
Leading scientists now believe that emissions reductions are no longer sufficient to prevent climate catastrophe and, as a result, we need to bring negative emissions technologies to scale. So, where is “the right place” to put our excess carbon so that the goals of Paris are fulfilled or exceeded, and how do we put it there?
Join us in congratulating the recipients of our 2017 Service Awards — Brian Kaplan, Bob Muldoon and Filomena Nigro — as we celebrate their many contributions and share what's coming up for Urban Green at our Summer Member Reception on June 6.