Our free energy coach can help you answer your energy questions, such as:
- Do I need an energy audit? How do I get one?
- Are there things I can do myself to cut energy use and save money?
- Are heat pumps right for me?
- Can I save money with community solar? How do I choose?
- Do I need an EV charger? How much do they cost?
As well as answering questions you did not know you had.
Fill out our Pre-Meeting form and sign up for a Zoom meeting or telephone call with a Clean Energy Coach below.
Meet Our Clean Energy Coaches
Tom Konrad, PhD, CFA, is a portfolio manager, financial analyst, and freelance writer specializing in renewable energy and energy efficiency, to review energy updates and state programs with community members. He also serves as the Chair on the Marbletown Environmental Conservation Commission, and has joined the NYCP as our first Clean Energy Coach!
Samrat Pathania grew up in India. His childhood love for science and mathematics culminated in a degree in mechanical engineering from the National Institute of Technology, Jamshedpur (India). After working several years as a software engineer with various multi-national corporations, Samrat became a teacher and currently teaches physics, mathematics, and software programming courses at Wallkill High School. He is a member of New York State Master Teacher Program and was named the sole winner of the 2017 STEM Teacher Scholarship from the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation. Samrat is former chair and coordinator of the New Paltz Climate Action Coalition. He is also a Climate Reality Leader and currently serves as co-chair of the Hudson Valley/Catskills chapter of the Climate Reality Project.