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Climate Works for All says buildings energy efficiency plan is a breakthrough – calls for legislation

Climate Works for All coalition says Council Member Constantinides’ Energy Efficiency Plan for Big Buildings is a Breakthrough on Climate, Jobs and Justice and sets standard for the nation Now NYC Council Should Introduce and Pass Legislation with Mayor de Blasio’s Support   August 20, 2018, New York City – Climate Works for All, a coalition of environmental justice organizations, labor unions, environmental, faith and community groups, praised Council Member Constantinides’ pledge to turn the recommendations from the Urban Green Council’s 80×50 Buildings Partnership into comprehensive legislation.…




Advocates Urge Governor Cuomo and Mayor de Blasio to Combine Congestion Pricing and a Tax on the Wealthy to Fund New York’s Transit System

For Immediate Release: October 25, 2017 Media Contact: Dan Morris. 917.952.8920. New Report Shows Combined Approach Can Raise More Than $2 Billion a Year for Transit, but Cuomo and de Blasio must  Work Together To Make it Happen New York, NY– Advocates urged Governor Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio to put aside their political differences and fix New York’s transit system by combining congestion pricing and a tax on the wealthy – a move that could raise $2 billion a year, according to a new report.…