Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 12/28/2016 - 3:34pm.
The groundbreaking environmental, labor, religious, and community advocacy coalition we have helped to build, NYRenews, has been holding a series of events statewide urging Governor Cuomo to #TakeTrumpOn when it comes to climate change.
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 08/03/2016 - 11:25am.
Alix Cotumaccio, a resident of The Bronx, has long been passionate about the environment and cycling. From August 4 to 9, she will participate in her fifth Climate Ride, a multi-day cycling fundraiser traveling 350+ miles through the Pacific Northwest. The ride is something of a ‘green conference on wheels’ designed to raise awareness of sustainable solutions to climate change issues.
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 12/03/2015 - 2:54pm.
You’ll recall that in June, the House of Representatives voted on H.R.2042 to stall the EPA’s Clean Power Plan, which places a long overdue cap on carbon dioxide emissions from dirty power plants. New York already has these caps in place thanks to the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), so the Clean Power Plan applies to all those states without standards that are fouling our air and making New Yorkers sick.
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 07/15/2015 - 12:00am.
You’ve heard us talk often about the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI); it’s an innovative program of nine Northeast states which cuts carbon pollution while making polluters pay for new sources of clean energy. RGGI is responsible for thousands of solar installations,
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 06/04/2015 - 12:00am.
The window of opportunity
New York’s legislators – the people you pay to represent your interests – are preparing to leave Albany for the rest of the year in just two weeks. And there are still a lot of environmental issues on the agenda that we need your help getting over the finish line. Environmental Advocates and our partners have helped secure enough support for the passage of three priority bills which would:
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Sat, 03/14/2015 - 10:01am.
Environmental Advocates is proud to join a phenomenal coalition of community, social justice and labor organizations taking sides to force polluters to build the path to a clean energy future, to publicly disclose how their practices impact our environment, and to ensure decision-makers act.