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Getting to Clean Energy with Ted Glick

December 30, 2020 // 0 Comments

Ted Glick is a long-time advocate for reforming our energy regulatory system so that our country can move to green energy to meet the challenge of the climate crises.  In this conversation with members of the Indian Point Convergence Ted talks about our primary energy regulatory body, FERC, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, and his plans to turn it into FREC, the Federal Renewable Energy Commission. A FERC that no longer rubber stamps pipelines and is friendlier to renewables would move the country away from fossil fuels and be a  major player in decarbonizing the economy. This [...]

Staten Island Election Environmental Interview with Brandon Patterson AD-64

October 14, 2020 // 0 Comments

  Lenny Librizzi of the Staten Island Environmental Communications Team, interviews Candidate Brandon Patterson for NYS Assembly seat 64, Nicole Malliotakis’ vacated seat, as she is a candidate for the congressional district 11 of Staten Island versus Max Rose. Patterson explains his environmental thoughts and answers questions concerning our Wind Turbine Farms, Wetlands and Forests, the possible Sea Wall, transportation issues, Jobs and jobs and jobs in the environmental arena and even waste and trash thrown onto our non-residential areas. This is one of a series that we hope to [...]

Happy 6th Anniversary Peoples Climate March: 2014 – 2020

September 20, 2020 // 0 Comments

  Link Table Of Contents: -Bill McKibben with Curt Collier Introduction…….1:50:11-19:29:23 -Ambassador Marlene Moses……….19:32:19 – 32:01:09 -Mary Robinson, UN Special Envoy………32:06:17 – 46:20:10 -The Peoples Climate March……….46:28:05 – 55:38:17   6 years ago on Sunday, September 21, 2014-400,000 climate change believers from many walks of life marched in Manhattan from Columbus Circle to 34th Street to show their support for action. This encore video presentation of that event, which was first [...]

30th. Anniversary of Staten Island New Year’s Beach Walk

January 1, 2020 // 0 Comments

  Instead of jumping into the ice cold waters of Coney Island on New Year’s Day as the Polar Bear Club does, people here meet at Staten Island’s Great Kills Park, a part of the Gateway National Recreation Area, and walk a few miles along the beach with a stop at Crooke’s Point, a rock jetty at the halfway point, for a toast before continuing on through the scenic views of beach, sky, clouds, trees, sand, gulls, houses, beautiful waters and boats by the rocks at the end of their journey where they all eat, drink and talk about the coming environmental year. This walk is sponsored by [...]

Atlantic Drilling-The Environmental Response

October 2, 2018 // 0 Comments

    Tony Rose of Staten Island’s NRPA  (Natural Resources Protective Association), joins Matt Gove, Policy Manager of the Mid-Atlantic Surfrider Foundation and Peter Blair, Policy Attorney of Clean Ocean Action on Pat Brady’s Environmental Issues Broadcast to discuss the environmental response to present and future Atlantic Drilling possibilities and past experiences that have occurred. This show is part of a continuing series produced by Pat Brady, Associate Professor at the College of Staten Island, which can be seen on the public access TV on Staten Island:  Staten Island [...]

Court Order Allows Fracking Company to Ban Local Woman From 40 Percent of County

April 2, 2014 // 2 Comments

From our friends at             Fracking company bans woman from county    In Oct. 2013, Cabot Oil and Gas obtained an injunction against Vera Scroggins, who has been bringing the dangers of fracting to public attention for the last five years through her videos and bus tours of fracking sites in the county where she lives, Susquehanna County, PA.                   The injunction prohibited Vera from going, not only on the land Cabot owns, but also on the land where Cabot leases the subsurface mineral [...]