Actions, Environment

Green New Deal for NYC

There are a couple of bills before the NY City Council right now that are worth watching. Intro 1251 would give buildings green energy grades, Intro 1252 would establish a loan program to help buildings buy energy efficient systems and Intro 1253 asks larger buildings in New York City to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions 80%

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The Climate and Community Protection Act

There’s a lobbying day with NY Renews on June 6th for SB8005, The Climate and Community Protection Act, which has four key objectives: commit to more renewable energy (50% by 2030, 100% by 2050), dedicate resources to environmental justice, create green energy jobs and fund a sustainable economy. It’s currently in the Environmental Conservation committee,

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