News and Legislative Memos

Week of 1/30/17

Republicans Try a New Tack on Climate Change
The New York Times - February 2, 2017

City Pledges 30 Percent Cut in Carbon Emissions from Public Housing
DNAinfo - February 2, 2017 

Republicans Push Through Pruitt Nomination While Democrats Boycott
Morning Consult - February 2, 2017

Westchester County Executive Rob Astornio Not Giving Up On Indian Point Nuclear Plant
CBS New York - February 2, 2017

Zibelman exit interview: How the New York REV is paving the way for transactive energy
Utility Dive - February 1, 2017

Exelon, New York regulators defend nuclear credits under Clean Energy Standard
Utility Dive - February 1, 2017 

Why Environmentalists Are So Worried About Trump's Supreme Court Pick
Inside Climate News - February 1, 2017

House votes to strike down two Obama-era rules
The Hill - February 1, 2017 

Rick Perry confirmation vote: former Texas governor heads to full Senate
Associated Press - January 31, 2017

Energy Experts: Future of Clean Power Lies in Changing Incentives
Medill Reports Chicago - January 31, 2017 

FERC approves NYISO plan to avoid price spikes from capacity fleeing to ISO-NE
SNL - January 30, 2017

ISO New England: Northeast needs nukes, oil-fired plants for reliability
SNL - January 30, 2017

Astorino Says He'll Talk To Rick Perry About Indian Point Closure
NY State of Politics - January 30, 2017

U.S. will change course on climate policy, says former EPA transition head
Reuters - January 30, 2017

After meeting with Cuomo officials, senator says he may investigate Indian Point deal
Politico New York - January 30, 2017

New York readies for nuclear energy from aging power plants
Herald Net - January 29, 2017 

Indian Point Closure Has Implications for Markets, Strategy, and Public Policy
S&P Global - January 27, 2017

Feds OK Transfer of $684M Indian Point Fund to Entergy
Peekskill Patch - January 27, 2017