Ithaca News

20 September 2022 - 10:20am

Energy Upgrade Incentives for Commercial Buildings Focus of Upcoming Meeting

Ithaca 2030 District Partners will hear about new funding and incentives available for clean energy upgrades to commercial buildings at the next quarterly meeting on Wednesday, September 21 at 4:30-6 pm. NYSEG recently announced that it was

20 September 2022 - 9:25am

Ithaca 2030 District's New Intern: Michael Licata

The Ithaca 2030 District welcomes Michael Licata as its new intern for 2022-23. Michael is a senior at Cornell University pursuing a B.S. in Environmental Science and Sustainability. His primary responsibility is serving as the 2030 District's

19 August 2022 - 12:16pm

Tompkins County Works to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

As it has since 2009, the Tompkins County Climate Protection Initiative (TCCPI) recently issued its annual report on member activities in 2021 to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and accelerate the transition to clean energy. A coalition of

10 June 2022 - 9:51am

Cornell Atkinson Center Joins 2030 District as Community Stakeholder

The Cornell Atkinson Center for Sustainability has become the newest Community Member of the Ithaca 2030 District. Its sustainability mission makes it an exciting addition to the District’s membership. Cornell Atkinson Center is the hub of

9 June 2022 - 7:42am

Lisa Marshall of HeatSmart Tompkins to Speak at June 15th Quarterly Meeting

Taitem Engineering, The GreyEdge Group, and Aztech Geothermal have partnered with HeatSmart Tompkins and City of Ithaca stakeholders to undertake the first community-scale geothermal heat pump system as part of the Ithaca Green New Deal initiative

13 May 2022 - 12:58pm

Annual Progress Report for 2021 Released

We're pleased to present the third annual progress report for the Ithaca 2030 District . As the report shows, the Ithaca 2030 District in 2021 once again surpassed the 2020 reduction target for energy and

10 March 2022 - 10:13am

Five New Buildings Join 2030 District

Since the last quarterly meeting in December, five new buildings have joined the Ithaca 2030 District, adding just over 55,000 square feet of committed space. Two of the new additions, Lev Kitchen and the ReUse MegaCenter, are participants in the

9 March 2022 - 6:08pm

Leading Downtown Developer Will Share His Green Building Journey at March 16th Quarterly Meeting

John Guttridge, along with his business partner David Kuckuk, has forged an innovative path on the west side of the Commons, breathing new life into West State/MLK and Green Streets. Their company, Urban Core, LLC, has provided an exciting example

10 December 2021 - 10:35am

December 14th Meeting to Focus on City Decarbonization Plan

Details About How Commercial Building Owners Can Benefit Will Be Discussed Ithaca's building decarbonization plan has received a huge amount of media attention recently, including articles and interviews in the Guardian, Washington Post, CNBC, and 

4 November 2021 - 4:51pm

New Ithaca Energy Code Makes History!

By Dan Antonioli, Green Energy Times, 10/15/21 On May 5, 2021, the city government of Ithaca, NY made green building history by passing an ordinance requiring all new buildings to be energy-efficient above and beyond the NY State Energy


Ithaca Calendar

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