It’s the Trumps and the Kushners that are polluting this city. Drastic climate action in New York City ripples far beyond the five boroughs. In January, de Blasio announced the city is suing five major oil companies over infrastructure damage from climate change. The mayor also plans to divest roughly $5 billion in fossil fuel investments from the city’s five pension plans. The move marked a landmark victory for the divestment movement, given New York City’s status as a financial and cultural giant with a gross domestic product big enough to rank among the world’s top 20 economies. Other cities quickly followed. … [Read more...] about 2 Percent Of New York City’s Buildings Emit Half Its CO2 Pollution. They’re Luxury Towers.
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“I just read an article about you that has touched my heart. I noticed that you've always wanted to parade at New York Fashion Week! It turns out that I am the daughter of the model coordinator for New York Fashion Week and we would like to make your dream come true ... Please, tell me if you are interested." … [Read more...] about Meet Marian, a model with Down syndrome who will star at New York Fashion Week
Since then, she went on to attend fashion shows in Spain such as the Sevilla Fashion Week in Sala Fortuny, Vintage in Bodevil Theater, Xishang-Intercontinental, Spanish Runway, Fashion & Design Madrid University, Madrid Young Designers in Cibeles Palace, McDonalds Runway, Pepe Ferández Sevillania Flamenco Dress designer. … [Read more...] about Marián Ávila, Model With Down Syndrome, Walks In New York Fashion Week
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has exercised its authority under the Clean Air Act to temporarily waive federal clean diesel fuel requirements in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and in and around New York City to allow the use of home heating oil in highway vehicles, nonroad vehicles, and nonroad equipment designated by the States of New Jersey, Pennsylvania and New York for emergency response. These waivers were granted by EPA in coordination with the Department of Energy (DOE). … [Read more...] about EPA Approves Additional Fuel Waivers for New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and New York
Community net metering is relatively new to New York. Last July, the New York Public Service Commission (PSC) issued an order establishing a “community distributed generation program” that allows multiple customers to net meter from a single solar generation facility. Community net metering will implement principles that are part of New York’s sweeping energy policy reform efforts in the ongoing Reforming the Energy Vision (REV) proceeding. In order to coordinate the community net metering program with the broader REV program, the PSC delayed full implementation of its community net metering program until May 1, 2016. … [Read more...] about New York Staged to Begin Full Community Net Metering Program