AVP Cecil Scheib Testifies before City Council

Cecil Scheib speaking into a microphone at a table of testifiers“Since 2007, NYU has reduced its emissions by 30%… This reduction in emissions is something the University has voluntarily undertaken not only because we believe it is part of NYU’s role as an anchor institution in New York but also because it positively impacts our community.”

– Cecil Scheib, Assistant Vice President for Sustainability, NYU

Earlier this month, AVP Cecil Scheib had the opportunity to testify before the New York City Council’s Committee on Environmental Protection at their hearing on legislation to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

Read the full testimony to learn more about NYU’s carbon reduction goals and how they relate to the City’s plan to reduce emissions from buildings. 


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