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Politics
It's the latest in a wave of local climate legislation in the Big Apple.
Politics
Queens produces much of the city's dirty electricity and houses most of its prisoners. A new package of bills aims to "right wrongs."
Politics
The nation's largest city is poised to enact what may be the most ambitious municipal emissions reduction bill in the world.
Environment
It's a landmark effort by the metropolis, which often blazes a path for other global cities.
Environment
By the end of 2019, the city would have to create a plan to phase out some 20 plants, including a notorious polluter in Queens.
Environment
It’s a divide-and-conquer approach critics say could weaken one of the most important major pieces of municipal climate legislation in the world.
Environment
If the provisions make it to the final draft, it could tank the most ambitious citywide climate bill in the world.