The sale or use of plastic foam food containers will no longer be allowed at East Hampton Village businesses.
Governor Cuomo introduced a bill today that would ban single-use plastic bags statewide, starting next year. The bill exempts garment bags, trash bags and bags used to wrap food such as fruit and sliced meats Cuomo’s proposal comes three months…
New York City Council will consider banning the sale of disposable plastic bottles at city parks, beaches and golf courses.
A proposal to weaken protections against aquatic invaders in the Great Lakes has failed in the Senate as most Great Lakes senators stood firm against allowing the bill to even be considered.
A new report says the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative has put $4 billion into Northeast economies since 2009.
A de Blasio administration program to reduce energy consumption of city agencies has yielded millions of dollars in rebates for the city from energy providers.
The Citizens Budget Commission and many others have had enough: it’s time for New York City to act on imposing a plastic bag fee.
State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli is requesting that some of the nation’s largest companies reduce greenhouse gas emissions and address financial risks associated with climate change.
Included in New York’s recently approved 2018 budget is $24 million for The New York State Electric Generation Facility Cessation Mitigation Program.
New York City Council has submitted its response to the fiscal 2019 preliminary budget, requesting additional capital funding for solar installations on city property and control plans for sewage overflow.