Following the achievements at the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Paris that wrapped up last week, New Yorkers are taking a moment to celebrate their own accomplishments as climate leaders, thanks, in large part, to the efforts of Governor Andrew Cuomo.
NRDC experts ground their work in research and science to advocate for laws and policies that create lasting environmental change.
It's official! New York State has taken the historic step of banning high-volume fracking throughout the state.
Yet another state is saying no to a rush forward with fracking on the basis that the potential risks to health and the environment remain inadequately understood to support a conclusion that it can be done safely.
In a recent Wall Street Journal interview, former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg criticized Governor Cuomo for banning fracking in the state, citing concerns the ban will mean increased rel
The White House Council of Economic Advisors today released a report that indicated it is "taking steps to ensure that the expansion of natural gas and oil production be done responsibly and with environmental