Gov. Cuomo and National Grid have reached an agreement to lift the moratorium on gas service to Long Island, Queens and Brooklyn, according to the governor’s office. Gov. Cuomo and National Grid have reached an agreement to lift the moratorium on gas service to Long Island, Queens and Brooklyn, according to the governor’s office. The deal comes after Cuomo sent a Nov. 13 letter threatening to revoke the utility's certificate to offer natural gas service in downstate New York.
A commuter walks through thick smog in New Delhi on Nov. 14, 2019. Manish Swarup / AP file The concentration of carbon dioxide in Earth’s atmosphere has reached a record high, according to a report released Monday by the World Meteorological Organization. In 2018, global average concentrations of the greenhouse gas, which is a byproduct of burning fossil fuels, reached 407.8 parts per million, which means for every 1 million molecules of gas in the atmosphere, nearly 408 were
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has announced plans to construct a 13 MW solar installation at JFK airport, accompanied by a 7.5 MWh storage system. On a larger scale, more and more airports across the country are realizing the opportunities solar brings. Image: Wikimedia Commons Don’t look now, but a new trend may be forming within the solar industry. Earlier this week, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey made public plans to construct a 13 MW, 7.5 MW
P-12 Schools: Green and Clean Energy Solutions Program Helps Lower Energy Costs and Increase Energy Efficiency Program Furthers Governor's Green New Deal and State's Goal to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions 85 Percent By 2050 Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced $4 million is available under the P-12 Schools: Green and Clean Energy Solutions program to reduce energy use and assist with the conversion to carbon free energy solutions for schools serving Prekindergarten throu
Introduction U.S. energy-related carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions increased in 2018. Weather was one driver of this increase: the winter months were colder and the summer months were warmer than in 2017. In addition, U.S. transportation-related emissions continue to rise with gross domestic product (GDP), which has been a trend since 2012. This analysis examines economic trends and changes in fuel mix that influence energy-related CO2 emissions in the United States. As a result
City of Auburn Superintendent of Engineering Services Bill Lupien looks over the geothermal heating system at Memorial City Hall in Auburn. Kevin Rivoli, The Citizen AUBURN — To engineer John Manning, geothermal systems were once just a good way to heat and cool buildings. But substituting conventional heating and cooling units with geothermal systems began to feel "almost mandatory" once he started to realize their benefits for the environment. Once an engineer for Carrier,