Ithaca News

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

16 September 2021 - 7:55pm

"1000 Conversations" Will be Focus of District Partners Meeting on September 20

City Sustainability Director Will Also Outline New Building Electrification Initiative City of Ithaca Sustainability Director Luis Aguirre-Torres has launched an exciting new undertaking, "1000 Conversations About Our Future," to provide a vehicle

8 June 2021 - 6:15pm

Luis Aguirre-Torres Will Be Featured Speaker at Next District Partners Meeting on June 16

New City Sustainability Director to Discuss Ithaca Green New Deal Luis Aguirre-Torres, the City of Ithaca sustainability director, will discuss how he sees the Ithaca Green New Deal unfolding over the next several months at our upcoming quarterly

2 May 2021 - 6:30pm

Ithaca 2030 District Annual Progress Report for 2020 Released

We are pleased to present the 2020 Progress Report for the Ithaca 2030 District. Part of a broader 2030 District Network involving 23 cities in the U.S. and Canada, the Ithaca 2030 District is a voluntary effort on the part of property owners and

11 March 2021 - 7:24am

Community Solar Focus of March 18th Quarterly Meeting

What is Community Solar and Can It Work for You? With spring just around the corner, it's a time of renewal and fresh opportunity. The snow is finally melting and the days are getting longer. Keeping the seasonal transition in mind, the upcoming

3 December 2020 - 1:42pm

John Ciovacco Featured Speaker at December 16th Meeting

Geothermal District Systems as Alternative to Fossil Fuels John Ciovacco, the president of Aztech Geothermal, LLC, will discuss geothermal district systems, one of the newest trends in the electrification of commercial buildings, at our upcoming


Ithaca Calendar

Tuesday, June 14, 2022 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Thursday, March 18, 2021 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Wednesday, December 16, 2020 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm