Past Meetings

Upcoming Meetings of the New York State Climate Action Council Advisory Panels and the Just Transition Working Groups of the Week of November 16, 2020. 

For Additional Information: visit Climate Action Council's website: website.

Meetings:

Just Transition Working Group
Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at 1 p.m. ET. View the Meeting

Agriculture and Forestry Advisory Panel
Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. ET. View the Meeting

Energy-Intensive and Trade-Exposed Industries
Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. ET. View the Meeting

Energy Efficiency and Housing Advisory Panel
Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. ET. View the Meeting

Transportation Advisory Panel
Thursday, November 19, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. ET. View the Meeting

Land Use and Local Government Advisory Panel
Thursday, November 19, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. ET. View the Meeting

Power Generation Advisory Panel
Friday, November 20, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. ET. View the Meeting

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation’s (DEC) 13-member Climate Justice Working Group, established under the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act (Climate Act), will hold its next meeting on November 16, 2020 at 12 p.m. ET. 

Consistent with Executive Orders issued by Governor Cuomo and in keeping with measures designed to limit the spread of COVID-19, the meeting will be conducted by teleconference. Members of the public are welcome to listen to the meeting via webcast.

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Audio Conference: 1-518-549-0500
Audio Access Code: 178 149 4164#

For additional information on the Climate Justice Working Group, please visit the Climate Act website.

The Single Family and Multi Family Housing subgroups of the Energy Efficiency and Housing Advisory Panel to the Climate Action Council have scheduled Roundtable discussions for November 10th and 12th to seek input and better inform the subgroups as they develop recommendations on how to meet New York's goals of a 40% reduction of CO2e emissions by 2030 and 85% by 2050.

The subgroups have invited approximately 20 panelists to each of the Roundtables, which will be open to the public.

Tuesday November 10:
Builders, Installers and Designers Roundtable – Single Family Housing: 1:00pm – 2:30pm Event link for attendees: https://nyserdany.webex.com/nyserdany/onstage/g.php?MTID=ef83503e60fd59a0b86ef8f00537bccb2 

Event number: 145 530 8859     Event password: climate 

Audio conference:      +1-415-655-0003   Access code: 145 530 8859 

Tuesday November 10:
Builders, Installers and Designers Roundtable MultiFamily Housing: 3:00pm – 4:30pm (1h30) 

Event link for attendees: https://nyserdany.webex.com/nyserdany/onstage/g.php?MTID=eaeb62c8466ab8f87d091d806159b90de 

Event number: 145 760 1715      Event password:    climate 

Audio conference:      +1-415-655-0003  Access code: 145 760 1715 

Thursday November 12:
Owners, Landlords, and Managing Agents Roundtable: 1:00pm – 3:30pm (2h30) 

Event link for attendees:  https://nyserdany.webex.com/nyserdany/onstage/g.php?MTID=e0508927dc3e18460323d8376e37d389c 

Event number:  145 452 2116 Event password: climate 

Audio conference:      +1-415-655-0003   Access code: 145 452 2116 

Climate Action Council Advisory Panels & Just Transition Working Group Meetings
Week of November 2, 2020

Upcoming meetings of the New York State Climate Action Council Advisory Panels and the Just Transition Working Group for the week of November 2, 2020 are below.

In keeping with measures designed to limit the spread of COVID-19, the meetings will be held via teleconference. To observe a meeting, please use the specific WebEx information below for the respective meeting.

For additional information on the Climate Action Council, please visit the Climate Act website.

Meetings:

Agriculture and Forestry Advisory Panel

Monday, November 2, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. ET.

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Transportation Advisory Panel

Tuesday, November 3, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. ET.

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Just Transition Working Group 

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. ET.

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Power Generation Advisory Panel 

Thursday, November 5, 2020 at 9:30 a.m. ET.

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Focused Learning and Conversation Opportunities – Friday, October 30, 2020

Registration is open for the Low-Income Forum on Energy (LIFE) 2020 Virtual Event. Though we will miss being together in person, we are looking forward to providing the LIFE network with the same knowledge sharing opportunities that have become synonymous with LIFE events. As part of the virtual event this year, LIFE is offering two supplemental learning opportunities during our live online content.

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Interactive Virtual Poverty Simulation

Date: Friday, October 30, 2020

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. ET

United Way Presenters: Michaelle Mugisha and Erica Warner

Put yourself in ALICE’s shoes – an Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed New Yorker. The United Way of the Greater Capital Region will facilitate an interactive virtual poverty simulation exercise that shows how one extra bill, one unexpected cost, or one unforeseen circumstance can lead a household to poverty. The session will include a review of the latest New York State ALICE data. Limited to 30 attendees. Separate registration for this session is required. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email from the United Way of the Greater Capital Region with information about how to join the session. Reserve your virtual seat now.

Attorney Training – Continuing Legal Education

Date: Friday, October 30, 2020

Time: 10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. ET

Presenters: Richard Berkley, Public Utility Law Project of New York; Alex Karman, NYS Department of Public Service; Alicia Sullivan, NYS Department of Public Service

The Public Utility Law Project of New York and the New York State Department of Public Service are partnering to provide continuing legal education training as a part of the LIFE 2020 Virtual Event. The training instructs attorneys on the law of "Shared Meter" in New York and the Complaints/Appellate Practice in front of the New York State Public Service Commission.

The training is free to attend with your LIFE 2020 Virtual Event registration. Please note, advance registration for the event is required. Continuing Legal Education accreditation for this session is pending (2 credits). The goals of the training for the attending attorneys are to:

  • Recognize a shared meter situation when it occurs, and to know how to avail their clients of the process and remedies to get the situation corrected and any refunds;
  • Learn the intricacies of the Public Service Commission's two-tier initial complaint process, and to learn how to seek effective appellate relief after unfavorable decisions in the initial complaint process.

Discussion on Envisioning an Equitable Energy Future

Date: Friday, October 30, 2020

NYSERDA Facilitators: Michelle Andry, Pooja Chawda, Lori Clark, Michael DiRamio, Scott Oliver, Scott Smith, Vanessa Ulmer

As part of the LIFE 2020 Virtual Event, we are coming together for information sharing and facilitated discussion on two pivotal topics

1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. ET

Let’s talk about . . . electrification for low- and moderate-income households.

Come help shape the State’s 10-year plan for electrifying buildings and help ensure low- and moderate-income New Yorkers benefit from the policies and investments in a net zero carbon future.

3:15 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. ET

Let’s talk about . . . the future of energy efficiency programs.

As part of the implementation of New York’s far-reaching climate goals, NYSERDA is redesigning single-family energy efficiency programs. We will join together for a brainstorming session about possibilities for Statewide incentives moving forward. Come, let your voice be heard during this crucial planning for our clean energy future.

Register to Join Us

Visit the LIFE 2020 Virtual Event website to view the full preliminary agenda and to register. There is no cost to attend, but registration in advance is required. Register by October 23 to have full access:

  • Live online content on October 27-30, 2020– explore our daily theme with focused presentations, panel discussions, and Q&A conversation
  • On Demand Library – browse a catalog of recorded presentations valuable for staying current on energy issues, program developments, climate policy, and technical trainings
  • Resource Room – access materials and resources that directly impact your work and the services provided to clients
  • Discussion Forums – chat with colleagues about the issues most important to you

Land Use and Local Government Advisory Panel
Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. ET.

Presentation: 

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Power Generation Advisory Panel

Thursday, October 22, 2020 at 9:30 a.m. ET.

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Climate Action Council Advisory Panel Meeting
October 21, 2020

The New York State Climate Action Council Transportation Advisory Panel will hold a meeting on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at 3:30 p.m. ET.

In keeping with measures designed to limit the spread of COVID-19, the meeting will be held via teleconference. To observe the meeting, please use the WebEx information below.

For additional information on the Climate Action Council, please visit the Climate Act website.

Meeting:

Transportation Advisory Panel 

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at 3:30 p.m. ET.

Presentation: 

Meeting Notes:

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Event number: 171 912 4708
Password: 4Ths7MVmwr5
Phone number: 1 518-549-0500
Access code: 171 912 4708

Agriculture and Forestry Advisory Panel 
Monday, October 19, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. ET.

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The Energy Efficiency and Housing Advisory Panel of the New York State Climate Action Council will hold a meeting on Friday, October 16, 2020 at 3 p.m. ET.

In keeping with measures designed to limit the spread of COVID-19, the meeting will be held via teleconference. To observe the meeting, please use the WebEx information below.

For additional information on the Climate Action Council, please visit the Climate Act

Presentation: 

Meeting Link: 

New York's nation-leading Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act (CLCPA) will require significant changes to our biggest sectors. As the Climate Action Council considers strategies and solutions for achieving these ambitious mandates, NYLCVEF in partnership with Columbia University's Sabin Center for Climate Change Law is convening a series of virtual forums on each sector to unpack some of the biggest challenges. 

October 15th, 10am-12pm 

Zoom Link

Youtube Recording

Climate Action Council

The next meeting of the Climate Action Council will be held on Thursday, October 8, 2020 at 2 p.m. ET. 

In keeping with measures designed to limit the spread of COVID-19, the meeting will be held via teleconference. To observe the meeting, please use the WebEx information below. A recording of the meeting will be posted on the Climate Act website within three days of the meeting, or as soon as practicable.

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Audio conference: 415-655-0003  
Access code: 145 414 2573

The New York State Climate Action Council Land Use and Local Government Advisory Panel will hold a meeting on Wednesday, October 7, 2020 at 11 a.m. ET.

In keeping with measures designed to limit the spread of COVID-19, the meeting will be held via teleconference. To observe the meeting, please use the WebEx information below.

For additional information on the Climate Action Council, please visit the Climate Act website

Presentation:

Zoom Link: 

Climate Action Council Advisory Panel Meeting
October 5, 2020

The New York State Climate Action Council Energy-Intensive and Trade-Exposed Industries Advisory Panel will hold a meeting on Monday, October 5, 2020 at 1 p.m. ET.

In keeping with measures designed to limit the spread of COVID-19, the meeting will be held via teleconference. To observe the meeting, please use the WebEx information below.

For additional information on the Climate Action Council, please visit the Climate Act website.

Meeting:

Energy-Intensive and Trade Exposed Industries Advisory Panel 

Monday, October 5, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. ET.

Presentation: 

Meeting Notes: 

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Meetings:

Housing and Energy Efficiency Advisory Panel 

Wednesday, September 30, 2020 at 1:30 p.m. ET.

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Agriculture and Forestry Advisory Panel

Thursday, October 1, 2020 at 1 p.m. ET.

Presentation: 

Meeting Notes: 

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Climate Justice Working Group
Thursday, October 1, 2020 at 2 p.m. ET.

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Just Transition Working Group
Thursday, October 1, 2020 at 3 p.m. ET.

Media Advisory for Thursday, October 1: DEC Climate Justice Working Group to Meet

What: The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation’s (DEC) 13-member Climate Justice Working Group, established under the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act (CLCPA), will hold its second meeting. The Climate Justice Working Group is tasked with establishing criteria for identifying disadvantaged communities for the purposes of co-pollutant reductions, greenhouse gas emissions reductions, regulatory impact statements, and the allocation of investments pursuant to the CLCPA.

Consistent with Executive Orders issued by Governor Cuomo and in keeping with measures designed to limit the spread of COVID-19, the meeting will be conducted by teleconference. Members of the public are welcome to listen to the meeting via webcast.

When: Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020, at 2 p.m. ET

Where: WebEx: https://meetny.webex.com/meetny/onstage/g.php?MTID=e3a3f76a0118b0daa092e8ac74e31df00
Audio: Dial 1-518-549-0500; Access code: 171 265 8298 #

Additional Information:
This meeting will also be recorded and posted on the Climate Act website within three days, or as soon as practicable.