Energy & Environment

The Cohoes Falls on the Mohawk River in Cohoes, New York.
The governor proposed chapter amendments allowing DEC to reinstate the practice, according to bill sponsors.
The Arthur Ashe Stadium in Queens.
The Federal Aviation Administration has used a flight path to and from LaGuardia Airport that was designed to avoid disrupting the US Open, but disrupts locals.
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.
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.
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.
National Grid van.
National Grid ended its gas hook-up moratorium, but the Williams pipeline could still get built.