Climate Education Events

4:00 PM
8:00 PM
Electric Vehicle Test Drive Event - Nissan
Kingston Nissan
140 NY-28
Kingston, NY
Open house where you can learn about and test drive an electric vehicle. Stop by anytime to learn more about Nissan electric vehicles and take a test drive. Sponsored by Sustainable Hudson Valley.

Nissan USA is offering Central Hudson customers a $5,000 dealer incentive on the purchase of a new, all-electric Leaf through January 2, 2019. Combined with the current federal tax credit of up to $7,500 and a New York State instant rebate of up to $2,000, customers can receive a total incentive of $14,500. The MSRP for the Leaf starts at $29,990.
7:00 AM
Food Waste Composting Program Starts November 1st in Saugerties
Town of Saugerties Transfer Station
1765 Route 212
Saugerties, NY
Food waste and scraps are now being accepted at the Saugerties Transfer Station on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 7:00 am - 3:00 pm.

Keep Food Waste Out of Household Garbage.

HOW: Bring reusable container, 3-5 Gal. bucket to empty weekly accumulation of Food Waste to the Transfer Station Large Totem Containers, that are emptied each week by the private composting company, Community Compost Co, based in Ulster County.

WHERE: Transfer Station 1765 Route 212, Saugerties, NY 12477 Site Number 845-679-0514

Yes: To all food waste, all food.

No: To liquids, grease, oils,

Do not use Plastic Bags.

COST: Free drop off with a Transfer Station Permit, or a Composting Permit.

Resident Composting Permit: $35/year; Non-resident Permit: $55/year. Composting permit for resident and non-resident alike: $15/year
10:00 AM
4:00 PM
Electric Vehicle Test Drive Event - Chevy
Ruge's Chevrolet
3692 US-44
Millbrook, NY
Stop by anytime to learn more about Chevy electric vehicles and take a test drive. Sponsored by Sustainable Hudson Valley.
12:00 PM
4:00 PM
Calling all Saugerties EV Owners
Saugerties Senior Center
207 Market St.
Saugerties, NY
Would you like to show off your EV to fellow Saugertiesians?

We are planning a small EV show in 2019 and need EVs to show. We would like to have 5-10 local residents show their EVs to the public for about 4 hours. You'll even get an official name tag!

Contact us if you are interested in bringing your car and (optionally) talking about it.