The Youth Climate Strike clearly communicates the generational urgency of the climate crisis.
Steve Cohen, Author at State of the Planet
For New York City climate resistance is not an option, but a matter of municipal survival.
I love the seasonality and endless variety of my home city and I do not find its intensity incompatible with the goal of environmental sustainability.
We can build our production and consumption around the principles of environmental sustainability.
By keeping informed and creatively exploring alternatives to federal anti-environmental policies, we can continue on the path of environmental progress.
The private automobile should be seen as a valuable piece of a complex, varied system of transit. It should not simply be shunned but electrified, accommodated and regulated.
I often say that the human species is ingenious and not suicidal. This would be a good time for America to demonstrate that instinct for survival and pragmatic invention.
California had leverage and used it to cut a favorable compromise with four auto manufacturers over auto mileage standards.
Wind projects such as the ones that will soon be built in New York have an important role to play in changing our energy system.
We have reason to question the competence and readiness of the federal government after over two years of amateurish, chaotic and dominantly political presidential leadership.