Discover Clean Energy Careers With Roadtrip Nation

Three New Yorkers Traverse the State to Explore Jobs Fueling the Clean Energy Transition New York’s clean energy investments and ambitious climate goals are creating thousands of new jobs in fields like offshore wind, green buildings, and alternative transportation. A new documentary series, Empowered State , dives into the diverse and rewarding career opportunities within New York’s growing clean energy economy at this pivotal moment in addressing the climate crisis.…


Regenerative Materials, Bruce King, Founder & Director, Ecological Building Network

Bruce King will introduce the Regenerative Materials session at our Symposium on September 22   REGISTER TODAY >   Can the design and construction of new buildings help solve the climate crisis? Authors Bruce King and Chris Magwood reply hopefully, further explaining the science, analytics, and ethics of “carbon-smart architecture.” The authors define this approach as the design of buildings that absorb more greenhouse gases (GHGs) than they emit or…


Why this NYC apartment complex will use a giant underground heat pump

  Construction is underway on the 1 Java Street project in Brooklyn, New York. (David Joshua Ford) BROOKLYN, New York — The 200-by-600-foot property skirting the shoreline in Brooklyn’s Greenpoint neighborhood is, for the moment, an enormous mud pit. Excavators scoop up whole chunks of earth, making room for concrete piles sprouting rebar strands. All the while, four blue drilling rigs trawl the site on skid-tracked wheels, boring holes into the…


Climate tipping points: The Arctic is a bellwether for irreversible change

by Kimberley R. Miner, Ph.D., opinion contributor - 11/26/21 12:30 PM ET The views expressed by contributors are their own and not the view of The Hill The warship HMS Terror lies at the bottom of the Arctic Ocean in the Northwest passage, lost in 1848 after two grueling years stuck in the Arctic ice. Rescue missions launched to recover the ship in 1851 suffered the same fate, crushed under…