ACE NY, E2, NRDC and New Yorkers for Clean Power propose a one hour panel discussion entitiled “Offshore Wind Power, Ports and Job Creation in NY”. The panel will include a representative from Offshore Wind developer, labor, an environmental NGO and environmental justice to discuss the enormous challenges and opportunities that offshore wind presents for underutilized port facilities and underserved communities. The panel discussion will begin with a short film on the topic.
Moderator, Nathanael Greene, Senior Renewable Energy Advocate, Climate & Clean Energy Program, NRDC
Introductions: Uchenna Bright, Eastern States Advocate, E2
Alba Pena, Community Engagement Manager, Equinor
Summer Storm Sandoval, Energy Democracy Coordinator, UPROSE
Willie White, Senior Employment and Training Specialist in the Youth and Workforce Services Department for the City of Albany, NY
Ross Gould, Vice President for Supply Chain Development, Business Network for Offshore Wind