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Join us for the second of our 4-part series focusing on energy projects that get results.

Time: 10 AM – 12 PM

Location: IBM Auditorium at Huron Campus, 1701 North Street, Endicott, NY 13760 (Parking is free and adjacent to the building.)


Speaker Greg Hale

Greg Hale

Senior Advisor, NYS Governor’s Office

Speaker John Markowitz

John Markowitz

Program Director, K-Solar, NYPA

There are many energy initiatives that our community can address now to reduce cost, improve efficiency and enhance sustainability. Greg Hale will discuss Renewable Heat NY, NYSERDA’s new advanced technology biothermal initiative; Clean Energy Financing alternatives, including New York Green Bank, Commercial PACE, NYPA municipal financing, and Green Jobs Green New York; and the State’s continuing emphasis on bringing clean energy opportunities to underserved communities, like low-moderate income customers. John Markowitz will discuss K-Solar, a joint NYPA/NYSERDA program focused on bringing solar power to schools and surrounding communities, a program that provides opportunities to pilot new technologies in State and municipal buildings to assist with commercialization, and NYPA’s new municipal customer solutions initiative.

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