Planning for Net Zero: The Retrofit Playbook for Large Buildings with New Empire Building Challenge Multifamily Winners

  • Tue, June 11
  • 9 a.m.-12 p.m. ET
  • Hybrid
  • Building Energy Exchange, 31 Chambers St #609, New York, NY 10007

About This Event

Are you a multifamily building owner or manager trying to meet your Local Law 97 obligations? Are you a solution provider looking for a better way to assist your clients with complex decarbonization projects?

Join RMI, Building Energy Exchange, NYSERDA, and Urban Land Institute (ULI) on June 11th to learn about a proven decarbonization planning approach that integrates technical solutions with pragmatic asset management strategies known as Resource Efficient Decarbonization. You’ll meet the new multifamily real estate owners participating in NYSERDA’s Empire Building Challenge (EBC) who are finding solutions to decarbonization challenges across the multifamily building market, from senior housing and affordable residential facilities to market rate condos and mixed-use buildings.

The event will conclude with open networking and light refreshments.

Opening remarks:
Michael Reed, Acting Head of Large Buildings, NYSERDA

Presentations by:
Brett Bridgeland, Principal, Carbon Free Buildings, RMI
Richard Yancey, Executive Director, Building Energy Exchange
EBC Cohort 3 Winners

**Hybrid segment ends; in-person only event continues**

Moderated audience discussion huddles:
Jennifer Leone, Chief Sustainability Officer, NYC HPD

More speakers to be announced.


Michael Reed

Michael Reed

Acting Head of Large Buildings, NYSERDA

Brett Bridgeland

Principal, Carbon-Free Buildings

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Richard Yancey

Richard Yancey

Executive Director, Building Energy Exchange EBC Cohort 3 Winners

Jennifer Leone

Jennifer Leone

Chief Sustainability Officer, NYC HPD

Joe Chavez

Joe Chavez

Deputy Director, Resilient & Efficient Buildings, NYC MOCEJ

Samantha Pearce

Samantha Pearce

Vice President of Sustainability, NYS HCR