Interested in joining an Urban Green Committee in 2018? Applications are now open through November 30.
Join us for a Meet and Greet to speak with current Committee members over drinks and hors d' oeuvres at Juke Bar in the East Village. Learn about Committee activities and roles as you mingle with other Urban Green members.
The second installment of our It’s Electrifying series explores the promise and practical barriers to electrifying heating systems in multifamily buildings.
As buildings of the future begin to be powered by electricity, heating plants might need to move out of the basement and instead be distributed throughout the building via heat pumps.
As buildings in New York City become more reliant on renewable and stored energy, air source heat pump (ASHP) domestic hot water systems will likely become more prevalent in multifamily buildings over the coming decades. These systems have specific challenges, including: