Energy & Environment

Trashcan with sign "Keep New York Clean" on a street of Manhattan.
Addressing water quality, offshore drilling – and plastic bags.
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Currently, New York only uses 3 percent wind energy.
The Climate and Community Protection Act could transform New York’s energy market.
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After neglect was exposed, seven reform bills are being debated.
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Is New York on pace to generate half its electricity from renewables by 2030?
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A bunch of solar panels collaged together
We speak with state leaders to assess the governor’s ambitious effort to shift to renewables.
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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.
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Anbaric - OceanGrid® NY cover image.
Offshore Wind Transmission Infrastructure to Lower Costs and Build an Industry
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Vicki Fuller of the New York State Comptroller's office, in 2013.
Vicki Fuller now works for a company the fund invested in.
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Black bags of trash on sidewalk in New York City street waiting for service trash truck.
ProPublica and Voice for America report on the bad behavior and political connections of Sanitation Salvage.
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Statue of liberty drenched in oil
NYC is suing oil companies for damage caused by climate change. Will it work?
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