Renewable Energy

It's the Flatbush Frolic on September 15!

It’s the Flatbush Frolic on September 15!

Join us at our favorite neighborhood street fair to celebrate the Flatbush community!

Come with us to the Breukelen Country Fair!

Come with us to the Breukelen Country Fair!

On Saturday September 21st we’ll celebrate harvest season with our friends at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum at their 2nd annual Breukelen Country Fair!

Summer Stoop on July 28!

Summer Stoop on July 28!

Join us and our friends at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum for Summer Stoop on Sunday July 28!

Solarize Brooklyn!

Solarize Brooklyn!

We are very excited to announce the launch of Solarize Brooklyn!

Moving Planet -> September 24 2011

Moving Planet -> September 24 2011

This Saturday, September 24th (RAIN or SHINE!), we are proud to host one of thousands of events in over 170 countries for Moving Planet, a global day of action to “move the planet away from fossil fuels”.

Taste Some Sun-Powered Pesto at the Cortelyou Greenmarket!

Taste Some Sun-Powered Pesto at the Cortelyou Greenmarket!

You’ll have another chance this Sunday, August 7, to get to know our SunBike, the mobile solar-electric unit that Sustainable Flatbush built to take clean energy to the streets.  Our Solar Team will be on hand to blend up some sun-powered pesto with ingredients from local farmers.

SunBike to Debut Sunday June 26th at Cortelyou Greenmarket!

SunBike to Debut Sunday June 26th at Cortelyou Greenmarket!

In celebration of the summer solstice–the time of year when days are longest and energy from the sun is most plentiful–our Solar Team has been busy putting the final touches on the Sustainable Flatbush SunBike

Report from PowerShift 2011

Report from PowerShift 2011

Going down to the PowerShift Conference this year was a learning experience on several fronts. PowerShift is a place where student activists from all over the country gather to discuss energy and sustainability issues

SF SunBike to Bring Power to the Streets

SF SunBike to Bring Power to the Streets

Solar Power That Is! Sustainable Flatbush is proud to announce a partnership with Con Edison to build the SunBike, a mobile solar electric system that gets around in a retrofitted cargo bike.  

Green is the stuff you DO in buildings

Green is the stuff you DO in buildings

First Steps to Energy Efficiency in Flatbush at the Neighborhood Energy Forum on March 20 “How many members of Sustainable Flatbush does it take to change a light bulb?” asked State Senator Kevin Parker during his remarks at our Neighborhood Energy Forum last month, riffing on the perennial joke. “None, because you already changed your […]