Green Light New York is an independent nonprofit developing an energy efficiency resource center in New York City. Through classes, exhibits, and demonstrations, GLNY educates and motivates the highly diverse communities of construction, design, and real estate- driving change across all 5.5 billion square feet of NYC real estate. Our programs generate demand for energy efficiency by identifying barriers to innovation, brokering relationships and connecting best practices to funding. GLNY is the most cost effective method to drive economic growth through energy conservation.
GREEN LIGHT NEW YORK BRIDGES THE EFFICIENCY GAP
Green Light New York is creating a NYC resource center to overcome the barriers and speed market transformation of the real estate community. GLNY will connect practitioners with education, technology and financing to radically improve the environmental footprint and quality of our built environment.
BENEFIT: Gateway to Innovation & Efficiency
GLNY will act as a gateway to both available, inexpensive systems that provide immediate savings, and emerging, innovative clean tech solutions that will drive dramatic reductions in energy use.
BENEFIT: Massive Scale, Critical Timing
The NYC real estate market dwarfs all others, with 5.5 billion SF of space. An international capital of design, finance and real estate, virtually every firm has global reach, ensuring that our transfer of knowledge will resonate far beyond the city limits.
BENEFIT: Generating Demand for Energy Efficiency
Green Light New York is uniquely positioned to drive the real estate industry toward energy conservation measures as well as the financing that supports such work.
BENEFIT: A Scalable Model, Long Term Influence
GLNY will be a catalyst to scale up the demand for energy efficiency projects and position the NYC community as a leader in innovative built environment solutions.