• New York passes bold climate legislation

      When Governor Andrew Cuomo signed the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act,  New York became the second U.S. state to aim for a carbon-neutral economy. California Governor Jerry Brown signed an executive order last year to make that state carbon-neutral by 2045. The plan in NY creates new opportunities for investors in renewable energy […]

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  • New York State Department of Environmental Conservation accepting applications for the 2019 Environmental Excellence Awards

    The Environmental Excellence Awards are one way New York State makes the environment a priority and promotes the protection of natural resources. To date, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has honored 92 organizations that are leading by example and inspiring their industries and communities. Businesses, not-for-profit organizations, academic organizations, health care […]

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