White Plains Presbyterian

Go Green

The White Plains Presbyterian Church is a growing congregation in White Plains, New York. In addition to regular teaching on the environment, the White Plains Presbyterian Church wrote their commitment to the earth in their celebration of their 300th anniversary. They have put in a community garden, and they have partnered with Lineage Farm, and […]

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Speak Up

Do you want to make a difference right here in New York? Visit your state Senator or Assembly Member in their home district this summer, while your legislator is between sessions. We recently hosted a webinar on this topic, featuring Conor Bambrick from Environmental Advocates of New York (www.eany.org), and Roger Downs from the Sierra […]

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Is your congregation ready to explore energy efficiency?

Here are five things you can do. Get the right team together. Make sure you have someone with the necessary business acumen on your sustainability team to help assess financial opportunities associated with energy efficiency. Understand your energy use. This could be as simple as a spreadsheet for tracking electricity, gas, oil and/or propane use […]

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Free Encyclical Climate Action Kit

Interfaith Power & Light and the Catholic Climate Covenant have teamed up teamed up to bring you our Pope Francis’ encyclical Climate Action Kit – a guide for communities of all faiths. As noted in the kit, “Putting the ecological encyclical into action can be simple. You’ll receive a step-by-step guide to understand and apply […]

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Looking to Go Solar for your home?

Create change in your own community, starting with your rooftop! Here are three easy ways for you to get more information. Check out our NYIPL partnership Sungevity. Get a free iquote from Sungevity. If you sign up for solar through our partnership, you’ll receive a $750 off your costs and NYIPL will receive a $750 […]