Greater Long Island Clean Cities Coalition, Farmingdale
Sponsors/Partners: Advancing the Choice Conference
Attendance: 161 local and state government officials, college students, faculty, industry leaders
Event Highlights: Odyssey was represented at the Greater Long Island Clean Cities Coalition Advancing the Choice Conference, “The Green Intervention – Breaking the Oil Addiction.” The distinguished speaker line-up included keynote speaker Assemblyman Marc S. Alessi, an environmental leader on Long Island and an active member on the Committee on Energy, the Subcommittee on Renewal Energy, and the Committee on Transportation. Additional speakers provided updates on the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, clean vehicle future trends, funding and incentives, and energy and the environment.
The coalition awarded an outstanding group of trailblazers and leaders from the Town of Huntington, V. Garofalo & Sons Carting, Sprague Energy, and the New York Institute of Technology.
Attendees were encouraged to view the expansive alternative fuel vehicles showcased at the conference. CNG, biodiesel, propane, electric, solar-assisted electric, hybrid, and fuel cell were among the categories of vehicles displayed.
Bethpage State Park
99 Quaker Meeting House Rd
Farmingdale, NY 11735