Energy & Environment

The New York League of Conservation Voters and the Citizens Budget Commission have released a new report.
Environmentalists and budget hawks target tax exemptions and reimbursements to local governments.
The CPV Valley Energy Power Plant in Middleton, NY.
New York’s financial regulator has hired its first climate director.
Long Island, New York.
A new investigation reveals how the government made a Long Island disaster worse.
The statewide plastic bag ban will take effect on March 1.
Environmentalists say new rules are too permissive and the plastics industry says they are too restrictive.
Renewables are on the forefront of New York energy policy.
50 key players in shaping New York energy policy.
New York lost its groundbreaking civil lawsuit against oil giant Exxon Mobil, on Tuesday.
A judge ruled that the state attorney general failed to prove the oil giant defrauded investors.
New Yorkers participating in the Global Climate strike this September, 2019.
Climate change isn’t the only energy issue next session.
New York state lawmakers are ringing in the new year with at least one clear resolution: Cut down on single-use plastics.
Democratic lawmakers are pushing a wave of bills next session as the climate crisis worsens.
About 90,000 to 230,000 birds in New York City end up dying each year simply from crashing into buildings.
Lawmakers have stepped up to protect our fine feathered friends.