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NYC Clean Heat has transitioned into the NYC Retrofit Accelerator, New York City’s new one-stop resource for energy and water efficiency. Learn more at www.nyc.gov/retrofitaccelerator

Visit our YouTube channel to view all NYC Clean Heat videos: http://www.youtube.com/user/nyccleanheat?feature=watch

How You Can Make the Switch Today

The video below provides an overview of how to make the switch from heavy heating oil to cleaner fuel.  To find out more, please contact the NYC Retrofit Accelerator, New York City’s one-stop resource to help building owners and operators complete energy and water upgrades in their buildings.
 

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Quick Info

Clean Heat regulations phase out the use of #6 and #4 heating oils in NYC buildings

Listen to NYC Clean Heat Manager Luke Surowiec in conversation with the Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) about how NYC Clean Heat helps buildings convert to cleaner heating fuels.

Utility Gas Rates

Switching to natural gas but confused about the different rates? This short video explains the difference between the rates available from National Grid and Con Edison. 

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Biodiesel for Heat

Using biodiesel blends as heating fuel can benefit the environment, your heating system, and your bottom line! Learn more about these benefits plus how to file for the biodiesel tax refund in this short video.

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Webinar Recordings

 

Finalizing Your Clean Heat Conversion

Join NYC Clean Heat to learn about the last steps that are required in order to finalize your conversion off of heavy heating oil.

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Obtain, Review, and Select a Contractor Bid

Find out the steps you need to take to convert by watching this webinar that is the second of a three-part series that will walk you through all the steps of the conversion process. This webinar covers requesting and reviewing contractor proposals for a heating system fuel conversion, the equipment involved, fuel options, and resources available to you.

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Jump Start Your Clean Heat Conversion

Is your building still burning No. 6 heating oil? Watch this webinar to find out the steps you need to take to convert. Your building could be in compliance with DEP regulation, saving money, and helping to keep NYC's air clean in 90 days or less! This webinar covers what you need to do to start your conversion including how to select your target fuel, understanding the regulations that are phasing out No. 6 and No. 4 heating oil, and more.

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How to Handle Boiler Permit Expirations

 

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Less Fuel, More Savings. Heating Efficiency in Large Buildings

Join NYC Clean Heat, Con Edison, and NYSERDA to learn more about the basics of heating efficiency and the incentive programs available to large multifamily buildings in NYC.

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Save Money with Cleaner Liquid Fuels

Wondering how you could save money on the operation of your heating system? Many building managers are surprised to learn that heavy heating oils (No. 6 and No. 4) can end up costing more to operate even though the price per gallon might be lower than other alternatives. Learn more about how heavy oils can cost you money each year and what you can do to start saving. This webinar also shares information about the programs that NYC Clean Heat organizes that can help you save on your fuel switch.

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Solar Thermal for Large Multifamily Buildings

Many multifamily buildings in NYC could make most of their hot water using solar thermal technology. Learn more about this proven technology and how buildings burning No. 4 and No. 6 can benefit. Co-presented with the City University of New York and the NYC Economic Development Corporation.

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ULS 2 Conversion Specialists: Incentives and Assistance for Cleaner Fuel Conversions

In July 2013, NYC Clean Heat launched the ULS 2 Conversion Specialist program. This program develops incentives and assistance for buildings interested in cleaner liquid fuel conversions to ULS 2 with biodiesel. Please visit the ULS 2 Conversion Specialist page to learn more and see a current list of providers. 

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Everything You Need to Know About NYC Clean Heat

What is NYC Clean Heat all about? This introduction to the program includes information on the resources available to buildings that need to comply with heating oil regulations. 

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How to Select Your Target Fuel

Buildings currently burning heavy heating oil have many cleaner options to choose. This webinar reviews how to decide between the two most common fuels: ultra-low sulfur 2 and natural gas.

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Con Edison 2014 Area Growth Zones

In June 2013, Con Edison released its plan for natural gas expansion in the Bronx and Manhattan for 2014. This video explains the basics of the plan, which buildings are eligible, and how to participate. For the NYC Clean Heat webinar for the 2013 Growth Zone Plan, please visit our YouTube channel.

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The Road to Cleaner Air this Heating Season

NYC Clean Heat is about more than heating systems, it is about cleaning the air for all New Yorkers. Representatives from the Environmental Defense Fund and NYC Clean Heat explain the environmental benefits and goals of the program.

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NYC Clean Heat: Connections to Technical and Financial Assistance

New regulations are eliminating the use of heavy heating oils in New York City. NYC Clean Heat is joined by the New York City Energy Efficiency Corporation (NYCEEC) in this free online seminar about how this City of New York program is helping clean the air this heating season by providing technical and financial assistance to buildings.

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Maximizing Benefit: NYC Clean Heat & Local Law 87

Two Local Laws have recently been instated to help New York City's largest buildings run greener and cleaner. This webinar reviews NYC Clean Heat and Local Law 87: Audits & Retro-commissioning, one of four laws enacted as part of the Greener Greater Buildings plan. Participating in these two initiatives together will optimize your building's operations and help you gain cost-effective efficiencies. Find out more at nyc.gov/cleanheat and nyc.gov/gbee.

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How to Finance Your Clean Heat Conversion

Are you interested in burning a cleaner heating fuel in 2013 but not sure how to fund the construction? Or do you work with buildings that are held back from switching to ULS 2 or natural gas due to upfront costs? This webinar explains the financing platforms that NYC Clean Heat facilitates with a presentation from the New York City Energy Efficiency Corporation (NYCEEC). Find out more on the Financing page.

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Other Videos

Agrion Global Network for Energy Panel Discussion: Coupling Clean Heat Financing Models with Energy Efficiency Retrofit Incentives

Watch a panel discussion on NYC Clean Heat Financing and related energy efficiency incentives with members of the program management teams from NYC Clean Heat, our financial partner NYCEEC, NYSERDA, and the property management and finance community.

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