Penfield town officials seem to be heading toward an outright ban on hydraulic fracturing within its borders, but that decision might be a year away. The Town Board has scheduled a public hearing for Dec. 4 on extending a moratorium ...Read More »
ALBANY — As state Republican Chairman Ed Cox leads an attack Wednesday on Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s indecision over whether to approve hydraulic fracturing for natural gas, Democrats attacked Cox’s own personal stock and position with a global natural gas ...Read More »
David P. Flynn, a partner with Phillips Lytle LLP of Buffalo, will give two presentations at the 2013 Chautauqua County Energy Conference & Expo. Flynn’s presentations on alternative energy, “Hydrofracking: Understanding the facts and issues of Marcellus and Utica Shale,” ...
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Monroe County’s fleet division has been ranked the second best Government “Green Fleet” in North America by Government Fleet magazine. More than 38,000 public fleets operate in North America. The magazine examined criteria from various categories such as fleet composition, ...
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Proposed legislation to give tax abatements for home improvements meeting green-building standards will move ahead. The Legislature’s Agenda/Charter Committee recommended a financial review of the legislation introduced by Legislator Joe Morelle Jr., D-Irondequoit. A report by county administration is due ...
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Kaleida Health, the largest healthcare provider in Western New York, is projected to reduce annual operating costs at the Gates Vascular Institute and HighPointe on Michigan by $245,000 as a result of building high levels of energy efficiency into the ...Read More »
ALBANY — A law firm representing landowners in southern New York said Chesapeake Energy has dropped its two-year legal battle to force an extension of 200 expired gas-drilling leases covering 13,000 acres. Oklahoma City-based Chesapeake had argued that it had ...Read More »