tour beginning at Pinebush Nature Preserve; other locations: Watervliet, Latham,
Albany, NY 12205
Thursday, May 28th, 2:30 PM
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Message from your host, Laura D.: Note: Media Advisory at http://hm.indymedia.org/newswire/display/15561
Clean Energy Jobs Day - to demonstrate the promise of the Clean Energy Economy to Congress, the media, and the public.
We will have a tour including:
2:30pm: Solar PV array in the Nature Consevancy (http://www.nature.org/) PineBush Preserve at 195 New Karner Rd Colonie installed by Alteris (http://alterisinc.com)
3:30pm: Solar PV installation underway by Renewable Power Systems (http://rpspower.com) - at 196 Boght Rd Watervliet
4:30pm: Solar Hot Water Heater installation by Albany Renewable Solar Energy (http://www.albanysolarenergy.com/) at 20 Boght Rd Watervliet
Speakers will include 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/). Doug Bullock of the Albany County Legislature will speak; other elected officials are being invited.
Please sign up to attend whether you will be at one or all of these.
This tour will be followed by an Apollo Alliance Community Forum:
5:30pm: Discussion with Ray Melleady, Executive Director of CDTA ~ overview of CDTA Clean Energy program, at NYSUT, 800 Troy Schenectady Road, Latham.
5:50pm: Tour the 30kw Solar Array and Photo Voltaic Training Center at the Tricity JATC, 428 Old Niskayuna Road, Latham
6:30pm: dinner & beverages, then Green Jobs Facilitated Planning Session at NYSUT 800 Troy Schenectady Rd Latham; Register for these Apollo Alliance events by noon 5/27:Contact Adam Hilliard at WDI at 272-3500 X 107 or firstname.lastname@example.org