Government and Community Relations: Distinctive Events

The Office of Government and Community Relations hosts several outstanding events that strengthen the University’s image and identity.  These high profile events create valuable interaction for our students with our elected officials, various community leaders and other constituents.



Join Pace University Law School's Energy Climate Center, the Consulate General of Canada in New YorkThe Québec Government Office in New York and the Province of Ontario for a wide-ranging and timely discussion of the various policies, regulations, programs, and partnerships available to New York State as it strives to meet its goal of reducing greenhouse gas emission by 80 percent from 1990 levels by 2050 (“80 by 50”).

How do state initiatives such as Reforming the Energy Vision (REV) and the Clean Energy Fund fit with federal regulations like the recent U.S. Environmental Protection Agency emissions standards – or with the cooperative work being done through the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative? Where does Canadian renewable energy from Quebec and Ontario come into play? How will fitting all of these puzzle pieces together affect New York’s utilities and consumers?

Hear from key players in New York and Canada as they discuss the future of The Empire State’s power sector.