Author Archives: Peter B. Meyer

Current Urban Climate Change Research

EPSG President Dr. Meyer has been participating in the Urban Climate Change Research Network for three years. He is one of the lead authors on the chapter on “Economics, Finance and the Role of the Private Sector” in relationship to … Continue reading

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Brownfields Community Benefits Project

The E.P. Systems Group, Inc., is are pleased to report that, under the leadership of the  Center for Environmental Policy and Management at the University of Louisville, we continue our work under a $1,000,000 award under the EPA’s Brownfields Training, … Continue reading

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Steering Urban Transformations

That was the theme of the tri-lingual (English/Spanish/Portuguese) symposium of the International Urban Planning and Environment Association (IUPEA), held in La Plata, Argentina, in September, 2014.  EPSG Associate Melissa Saunders addressed the issues in Defining Local Planning Objectives During Global … Continue reading

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Urban Climate Change Adaptation

The Urban Climate Change Research Network, an international team led out of Columbia University’s Earth Institute, is currently preparing the Second Assessment Report on Climate Change and Cities for release in December 2015 at the  Conference of Parties (COP) 21 … Continue reading

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“Resilience” is NOT Enough

E.P. Systems Group President Peter Meyer and Associate Melissa Saunders contributed to the 14th annual National Conference on Science and the Environment in Washington in January, 2014.  Addressing the conference theme of “Building Climate Solutions,,” they examined how misuse and … Continue reading

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Raising Investment Funds for Clean Energy Programs & Working with Financial Institutions

EPSG President Peter Meyer will present a webinar offering an introduction to clean energy financing options to small local governments, economic development authorities, and non-profit organizations that wish to seek financing from private institutions to launch clean energy programs on … Continue reading

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Spurring Local Economic Development with Clean Energy Programs

EPSG President Peter Meyer will be anchoring a webinar hosted by the U.S. Department of Energy from 3:00 to 4:30 on November 7, addressing how communities can use energy efficiency and renewable energy programs as local economic development initiatives. Come … Continue reading

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Promoting Energy Investments and Job Creation

Come and join The E.P. Systems Group and its President, Peter Meyer, at the 2013 Good Jobs, Green Jobs Conference in Washington DC! The conference, a project of the BlueGreen Alliance and an array of labor and environmental groups, with … Continue reading

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Assessing NEPA Compliance in Addressing Project Alternatives

EPSG, acting on behalf of the Coalition for the Advancement of Regional Transportation in Louisville, KY, completed review of the final Environmental Impact Statement and Record of Decision submitted by the Federal Highway Administration and the Kentucky and Indiana state … Continue reading

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Brownfields 2013 is coming – and EPSG will be there!

EPA’s national brownfields conference is coming to Atlanta, GA, May 15-17. This 15th National Brownfields Conference will include two and a half days of networking and educational programming. This year the conference features more than 100 educational sessions, including lively … Continue reading

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