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The release of the updated PlaNYC2030 on the day before Earth Day this year elicited a giant yawn from both the press and policy analysts. The initial plan, Mayor Michael
Last Updated (Monday, June 03, 2013 03:02 PM)
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Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced his updated sustainability plan in Harlem on Thursday.
Four years ago Mayor Michael Bloomberg stood in the cavernous ocean life room at the Museum of
Last Updated (Monday, June 03, 2013 02:54 PM)
Natural gas drilling is already taking place in Pennsylvania near the New York border.
In 2008, companies with a stake in natural gas drilling in New York spent a
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At a joint announcement on climate change last week, former President Bill Clinton and Mayor Michael Bloomberg both boasted of how green they had become.
In an elaborately
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In response to the storm of criticism on the Bloomberg administration's response to last year's Boxing Day blizzard, the City Council approved a package of legislation Wednesday
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Despite a call to bring the city's cab industry into the future, yellow taxis aren't going as green as some would hope.
Within a month, the city will select
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This waste-to-energy plant in Newark was built almost 20 years ago and continues to burn garbage, including some of New York City's refuse.
The Bloomberg administration is once
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The clean up of Newtown Creek (above) would be in jeopardy if New York withdrew from the federal Superfund program.
"Pete Grannis was fired by Gov. Paterson because he
Last Updated (Thursday, May 30, 2013 12:46 PM)
This is the second article in a series of commentaries Gotham Gazette will run between now and Election Day on the charter proposals appearing on the November ballot.
For decades, some
Last Updated (Thursday, May 30, 2013 12:38 PM)
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A natural gas drilling site in Pennsylvania.
The Paterson administration saw it coming -- the economic collapse, state budget deficits growing to unprecedented proportions. "In a budget crisis
Last Updated (Thursday, May 30, 2013 12:37 PM)