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Lynbrook, NY (file / credit: Village of Lynbrook)

Lynbrook Going Green With Solar Street Lights

The village of Lynbrook is going green, launching a major new lighting project that brings solar and other energy efficient lighting throughout the village.

11/16/2011

The solar "field of dreams" at Point Lookout - Hempstead, NY - Sep 21, 2011 (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

Hempstead Uses Solar To Cut Energy Bill At Building By 75 Percent

One town on Long Island has a taken a big leap into the green movement.

09/21/2011

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announces an expansion of the city's electric car fleet - Queens, NY - Jul 12, 2011 (credit: Spencer T Tucker / Mayor's Office)

New York City Expands Electric Car Fleet, Hopes Citizens Will Follow

New York City already had the largest municipal electric car fleet in the country and now it’s getting even bigger.

07/13/2011

Solar Panels (file / credit: JEAN-PIERRE CLATOT/AFP/Getty Images)

NYC To Build Solar Power Plants On Capped Landfills

This is part of PlaNYC, which Mayor Bloomberg launched four years ago, on Earth Day 2007.

04/21/2011

The Clearwater - File / Photo: Hudson River Sloop Clearwater

Hudson Valley Setting Sail In Search Of Green Energy Ideas

The hope is to find ways to reduce dependency on Indian Point.

04/06/2011

A woman pushes a cart with grocery bags - File / Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

CT St. Sen. Wants Nickel Tax On ALL Grocery Bags

CT St. Sen. Wants Nickel Tax On ALL Grocery Bags

01/18/2011

Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks in the Blue Room at City Hall - New York, NY - Sep 23, 2010 - Photo: Kristen Artz / Mayor's Office

Mayor Bloomberg Heads To China

Bloomberg will assume chairmanship of what’s called the C-40 climate leadership group.

11/04/2010

Solar panels at William Paterson University - Wayne, NJ - Photo: William Paterson University

William Paterson Boasts Big New Solar Installation

One of the university’s main parking lots also has solar panels serving as carports to park under.

10/29/2010

Tom Moloughney's Mini E (#250) is shown off at the Green Transportation Expo - Florham Park, NJ - Sep 21, 2010 - Photo: Tom Moloughney

Stories from Main Street: Montclair, NJ

Fill her up! Tom Moloughney doesn’t have to say that anymore.

10/04/2010

Blue Roof / Green Roof Comparison Study - Credit: City of New York

Green Plan To Stop NYC Rainwater Runoff

You can’t stop the rain, but you can slow down the flow of rainwater from roofs and streets and stop sewage from being blasted into bays and rivers.

09/29/2010

Banks Grow Wary Of Environmental Risks

Did you hear the interview with the New York Times’ Tom Zeller, Jr.?

08/31/2010

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