Scaling Up Solar: Exercising Caution with Large-Scale Solar Leases to Protect Area Farmers and Other Large Landowners
Apr
4
7:00pm 7:00pm

Scaling Up Solar: Exercising Caution with Large-Scale Solar Leases to Protect Area Farmers and Other Large Landowners

Join us for an informational forum, co-sponsored by the Ulster County Climate Smart Committee, CLP and others, to gather legal, tax, and zoning information for landowners and municipal officials, so that they can make more informed decisions about siting solar farms on their properties and in their communities. 

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Tell the PSC We Want R.E.A.L. Energy Reform: Renewable, Equitable, Accountable, Local!
Nov
12
2:00pm 2:00pm

Tell the PSC We Want R.E.A.L. Energy Reform: Renewable, Equitable, Accountable, Local!

Governor Cuomo and the PSC are changing NYS’s utility regulations, affecting everything from energy ownership rules and solar rebates to electricity rates and shut-off procedures. This major overhaul, called REV (Reforming the Energy Vision), could help our communities transform to a locally-based clean energy economy that creates jobs—but only if we step up and DEMAND it!

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New York's Changing Energy System: A Path to Local Power
Jun
27
9:30am 9:30am

New York's Changing Energy System: A Path to Local Power

Join Citizens for Local Power for this FREE workshop and learn:

  • The basics on how New York’s current energy system works
  • What’s happening with the “REV,” the State’s energy reform initiative
  • How Community Choice Aggregation (CCA) offers a path to clean local power, good jobs, competitive and stable rates, and resiliency
  • What you can do to support a Community Choice energy program in our area
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Taking Control of our Energy Supply Through Community Choice Aggregation
Jan
28
7:00pm 7:00pm

Taking Control of our Energy Supply Through Community Choice Aggregation

  • Kingston City Hall, Common Council Chambers (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Featured speaker Paul Fenn of California-based Local Power Inc.--the inventor of CCA--will discuss how this community-based approach to energy procurement can help ramp up local production of green energy, reduce our vulnerability to volatile fossil fuel prices, and create local jobs.

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