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Monday, August 30, 2010

Fall is still green in Upstate NY: green events line-up

It's still green this fall in Upstate New York ... come visit and enjoy a broad variety of green events ...

Ithaca: Ithaca College Sustainability Leadership, September 8-21, 2010.  Sustainability Leadership - Seminars in the Professional Certificate Program.  Registration:

Syracuse: SUNY ESF Outreach, September 13 – 16, 2010.  Photovoltaic Installer and Maintenance Training -- Solar Power as Renewable Energy (SPARE).  Board-recognized by the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP).  NOTE: Beginning June 30, 2011 NYSERDA will be requiring all PV installers in New York State to be NABCEP Certified.  Info:

Ithaca: September 17, 2010, 8:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m., Ithaca College, Campus Center, Emerson Suites.  The Clean Energy Summit: Re-Imagining Upstate New York’s Energy Future.  Closing Keynote: The Honorable Maurice Hinchey, U.S. Representative, 22nd District of NY.  Pre-registration required.  Register Online:  Questions or interested in tabling: Marian Brown, 607-274-3787 or

Syracuse: State University of New York, College of Environmental Science & Forestry.  September 21-October 28, 2010, SUNY ESF Campus. Leading Sustainability in Public, Private and Nonprofit Organizations.  More Information:

Buffalo: Daemen College, September 25, 2010, 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.  6th Annual WNY Environmental Summit, Free & Open to the Public.  Call for Exhibitors. Information: Brenda Young,

Syracuse: Syracuse Center of Excellence, September 27-28, 2010.  The 10th Annual Symposium on Environmental & Energy Systems:  Restoring Sustainable, Healthy Communities.  Information:

Buffalo: North American Association for Environmental Education.  September 28 – October 2, 2010, Hyatt Regency Buffalo, Buffalo Niagara Convention Center.  7th Annual Research Symposium and 39th NAAEE Annual Conference.  Environmental Education: Building Connections-Bridging Gaps.  Information:

Syracuse:  The Tech Garden/The Clean Tech Center, Small Business Administration, WISE, FOCUS Greater Syracuse and SUNY OCC.  September 30, 2010, 11:30 am to 1:30 pm.  The Power of Green: Featuring Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner, St. Joseph Hospital CEO-elect Kathy Ruscitto on major green sustainability projects, with innovative networking for green entrepreneurs. $20 per person. Advance reservations are required. Register on-line at:  For more information: (315) 474-0910

Syracuse: SUNY College of Environmental Science & Forestry, October 17-19, 2010. Syracuse University Sheraton Hotel and Conference Center.  8th Biennial Short Rotation Woody Crops, Operations Working Group Conference.  More Information:

Syracuse: SUNY ESF and the Sustainable Enterprise Partnership (SEP), November 3 & 4, 2010.  SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry -- SURE Program.  Sustainable Use of Renewable Energy: Renewable Technologies and Carbon Cycling.  November 3: Renewable Energy 101.  November 4: Renewable Technologies and Carbon Cycling.  Information:

Syracuse: SUNY ESF Outreach, November 18, 2010, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.  SUNY ESF Campus, Baker Lab, Rm 408.  Green Infrastructure Symposium 2010: Growing Green Infrastructure in Central New York.  Info:

Call for Abstracts – Deadline October 15. 
Syracuse: SUNY College of Environmental Science & Forestry, March 24-25, 2011.  Doubletree Hotel. 9th Annual Green Building Conference -- Keynote Speaker: James Howard Kunstler, Urban Planning Expert, Social Critic, Author, Journalist.  More Information: