New York is thinking about diverting garbage from out-of-state landfills and using it to generate electricity locally. The plan pits concerns about city spending and carbon emissions against fears of environmental injustice.
A look at social media reaction to the grand opening of the Barclays Center on Friday, Sept. 28, complete with laser beams cutting across the sky and onto buildings.
The New Jersey-New York Expansion Project has sparked protests and legal challenges along its proposed route, particularly in Jersey City and the West Village.
The city has called for replacing the heavy heating oils used in buildings with substantially cleaner fuels by 2030. That will likely mean an increased reliance on natural gas.
The Brooklyn Navy Yard is home to many architectural relics of the past. There are the crumbling buildings of Admiral’s Row, which, for now, can only be gazed on from behind a wall on Flushing Avenue. And there’s the recently rehabbed BLDG 92, home to an art gallery and an exhibition space detailing the history of the Yard, as well […]