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1st All-Electric Vessels In USA Launch In New York — Maid of the Mist

The Maid of the Mist, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, New York Power Authority, and ABB announced today that the Maid of the Mist, the iconic boat tour that has navigated the waters below Niagara Falls since 1846, has launched the first two new all-electric, zero-emission passenger vessels

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Blair Horner: New York Closes The Frack Waste Loophole

As lawmakers scrambled to wrap up the session last month, they passed hundreds of bills, most of which were well outside of the public’s view. Due to the …

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Cuomo bans hydrofracking waste from coming to New York

In what environmentalists are hailing as the closing of a loophole and a blow to the hydrofracking industry in neighboring Pennsylvania, Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday signed a bill banning the …

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New York Could Soon Reject Fracking Waste From Pennsylvania

While hydrofracking hasn’t moved forward in New York, for years, the state has opened its doors to tons of fracking waste from Pennsylvania. According to Environmental Advocates of New York, between …

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50 million people in path of extreme weather heading toward East Coast – New York Post

50 million people in path of extreme weather heading toward East Coast  New York Post

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Severe storms threaten a 1,600-mile stretch of the US. The worst may hit New York City – CNN

Severe storms threaten a 1,600-mile stretch of the US. The worst may hit New York City  CNN

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Large coalition asks Legislature to ban fracking waste in New York

Although New York has banned the act of high-volume hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, the state still allows fracking waste from Pennsylvania to be brought to New York for disposal and other uses.

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Ahead of Earth Day, Groups Call on Legislature to Protect New York from Fracking Waste

Today, ahead of the 50th anniversary of Earth Day on April 22nd, a coalition of over 120 organizations issued a letter to the New York legislature, calling for immediate passage of legislation to …

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At Least 6 Killed as Severe Weather Strikes Mississippi, Officials Say – The New York Times

  1. At Least 6 Killed as Severe Weather Strikes Mississippi, Officials Say  The New York Times
  2. Severe Weather Awareness Week in Wisconsin begins Monday  WMTV
  3. Extreme Weather: At Least 22 Dead, Nearly A Million Without Power As Severe Storms, Tornadoes Rip Through US South  International Business Times
  4. Severe Weather Awareness Week  KVSC-FM News
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China Removes Threat of Total Ban on U.S. Poultry if Bird Flu Is Found: Industry Group – The New York Times

China Removes Threat of Total Ban on U.S. Poultry if Bird Flu Is Found: Industry Group  The New York Times

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