Carbon Day, Sept. 15th, 2011
Join us at the 2nd annual Carbon Day event in Boston’s Copley Square on Dartmouth St. A free outdoor event on Thursday, Sept 15th, 2011 10am-2pm.
Featuring an expanded Electric Vehicle and Greenspace Showcase.
Special Prize: Bring your carbon-related science gadget, costume, sign,
performance art piece – winner gets $50 and a free T-shirt. Check in at the BU tent at the corner of Dartmouth St and St. James St. with your carbon-related project!
Electric Vehicle Showcase participants include:
Boston Gliders – Segways and E-bikes
Boston Transportation Department
Con Verdant Vehicles – plug in Prius
Country Club Enterprises
eCar of N.E./ Wheego – all electric car
EVUIS – Boston Map of EVSE chargers now and future
LivableStreets Alliance: Rethinking urban transportation
Masschusetts Department of Energy Resources – Clean Cities Coalition – State wide Alternate fuel
Motoretta – Electric Scooters
MyBike – Electric Bicycles
National Sierra Club – Electric Vehicle Campaign
National Grid/ NSTAR
South Shore Mobility – Solar Transit Proposal in Hull
Green Space participants include:
Apex Green Roofs- Roof products
Artists in Context
Boston Parks Department – Boston Wilds, Grow Boston Greener tree planting program
Cityscapes- green wall examples exhibits
Clean Air Lawn Care – Electric lawn care equipment
Friends of Copley Square – Park care programs and member solicitation
NABB – Back Bay residence initiatives, Sun shine petition, membership solicitations
Pearl’s Premium – LEEDS certified Grass product
Urban Ecology Institute
Sponsored by Boston University Center for Energy and Environmental Studies and Sustainable Neighborhood Lab and in collaboration with the Electric Vehicle Urban Infrastructure Study (EVUIS).
See us in Copley Square in 2010: