Albany: Clean Energy Jobs Day with forums and tours of installations
28 May 2009
Event Description :
A tour of installations, and various presentations meant to demonstrate the promise of the Clean Energy Economy to Congress, the media, and the public.
This is a local component of MoveOn's National Day of Action: http://pol.moveon.org/event/jobsday
A tour that includes:
2:30pm: Solar PV array in the Nature Consevancy / Pine Bush Preserve - http://www.nature.org/
(Solar array installed by Alteris - http://alterisinc.com )
3:30pm: Rooftop Solar PV array at 196 Boght Rd Watervliet being installed by Renewable Power Systems - http://rpspower.com
4:30pm: Solar Hot Water Heater installation at 20 Boght Rd Watervliet, installed by Albany Renewable Solar Energy - http://albanysolarenergy.com/
Post tour schedule includes:
5:30pm: Showcase of the IBEW Solar Training Center at 428 Old Niskayuna Road, Latham
6:30pm: Clean Energy community forum at NYSUT 800 Troy Schenectady Rd Latham, organized by...
The Apollo Alliance - http://apolloalliance.org/state-local/new-york-state/
Workforce Development Institute - http://www.wdiny.org/
IBEW - http://www.ibew236.org/
Laura Draiss of Albany Renewable Solar Energy
Dennis Phayre of Renewable Power Systems
Jim Devine of WindowTherm in Hoosick - http://www.windotherm.com
Scott Rakowski of Alteris, & Rodney Wilkshire of the Empire Solar store in Troy - http://www.empiresolarstore.com/
Sign up to attend these events at the main web site below.
Tour Start Location:
Nature Conservancy Pine Bush Preserve
195 New Karner Rd
Albany, NY 12205
Map and directions:
Contact: Laura Draiss at the below email address, or 518 272-7817
Sponsored by: MoveOn.org, Apollo Alliance, others.
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