28 Apr '11, 10am

New York City Pushes Ahead Toward Sustainability with PlaNYC

New York City Pushes Ahead Toward Sustainability with PlaNYC

Facilitating Energy Efficiency Upgrades – the New York City Energy Efficiency Corporation (NYCEEC). Energy efficiency is the fastest, easiest and cheapest way to meet our energy needs and address climate change. The new NYCEEC will play a critical role in helping to catalyze the development of a full-scale energy efficiency industry in New York City through the creation of an information center and the facilitation of energy efficiency financing. This entity will make it much easier for people to navigate all of the efficiency programs that exist and will help to address one of the main obstacles to increasing efficiency -- the lack of access to up-front capital. NRDC worked closely with the mayor’s Office of Long-Term Planning and Sustainability to launch this effort and we look forward to remaining involved to help develop its business strategy. Fostering the Market for ...

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