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New York takes lead in climate change fight

Move over California and Massachusetts, New York has emerged as a national leader in battling climate change. With the Trump administration shelving Obama-era climate plans and embracing the expansion of fossil fuel infrastructure, efforts to cut carbon emissions are now pushed almost entirely at the state level, especially in statehouses controlled by Democrats.…

Statement on the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – July 18, 2019 Contact: Sunshine Royanian Ludder, 646-866-9065, sunshine@alignny.org   STATEMENT ON THE CLIMATE LEADERSHIP AND COMMUNITY PROTECTION ACT “Thanks to the tireless work of the New York Renews Coalition, our state is now on a path to slash climate emissions at a massive scale statewide.…