climate change

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Solar City CEO and co-founder Lyndon Rive met with U.S. Senator Charles Schumer at the company's new RiverBend plant in South Buffalo on Tuesday.

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With the Paris Climate Summit underway, a local climate summit was held Tuesday night in the Buffalo Science Museum to talk about climate change and climate action in Western New York.


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A local group that promotes affordable housing and neighborhood revitalization has a voice at the Paris climate conference.

A former acting state environmental conservation commissioner will soon lead one of the state's leading environmental groups. 

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The United States Environmental Protection Agency rolled out guidelines Friday for newly built power plants designed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The proposal is a key part of President Obama’s Climate Action Plan.

A statewide campaign is underway to urge Governor Cuomo to create jobs and grow the economy with renewable energy.

A new poll finds that, in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy, more than two-thirds of New Yorkers say they now believe in climate change.

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