August 11, 2008
WHAT: NYU will break ground on its new, state-of-the art, environmentally friendly co-generation plant, to be built underground on Mercer Street between West 3rd and West 4th Streets. A major component of NYUs sustainability efforts, the facility will reduce regulated pollutants by 75 percent and decrease greenhouse pollutants by over 5,000 tons annually. The project has been endorsed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and by Community Board 2.
WHO: Participants will include:
WHEN: Tuesday, August 12, 10:00 am
WHERE: The corner of Mercer Street and West 3rd Street
For more information on Sustainability at NYU, please visit: www.nyu.edu/sustainability
Type: Press Release
Press Contact: Christopher James | (212) 998-6876