State Department of Environmental Conservation

Trashcan with sign "Keep New York Clean" on a street of Manhattan.
Addressing water quality, offshore drilling – and plastic bags.
Currently, New York only uses 3 percent wind energy.
The Climate and Community Protection Act could transform New York’s energy market.
Julie Tighe left the DEC to run the League of Conservation Voters.
Tighe left the DEC to run the New York League of Conservation Voters.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo addresses the media after a tugboat rammed a fuel terminal pier near Bayonne, N.J., causing an oil spill into the Upper Bay of New York Harbor in 2016.
Cynthia Nixon tries to ride the environmentalist tide that propelled Zephyr Teachout in 2014.
Wind turbines as far as the eye can see
A discussion on sustainability with the city and state's leading environmental officials.
Basil Seggos, Commissioner of the state Department of Environmental Conservation, and Richard Kauffman, Chairman of Energy and Finance for New York
A Q&A with energy czar Richard Kauffman and DEC chief Basil Seggos