Bank of America invests $314m in NY Green Bank

The financing will enable NY Green Bank to invest in more clean energy and sustainable infrastructure projects across the state, in support of New York’s goal to reduce emissions by 40% by 2030

Greenidge commits to making NY bitcoin mining operation carbon-neutral

It will buy voluntary carbon offsets from a portfolio of greenhouse gas reduction operations in the US and invest a portfolio of its bitcoin mining profits in renewable energy projects

New York’s $226bn pension fund targets net zero goal by 2040

It will review its investments in energy sector companies within the next four years, with a view to divest from the ‘riskiest’ fossil fuel companies that contribute to climate change by 2025

Mayors of 12 major cities announce divestment from fossil fuel companies

New York City, London and Berlin are among the cities which have committed to divesting city assets and pension funds from fossil fuel companies

Renewable natural gas to power ‘largest transit fleet in US’

North American renewable fuel company Clean Energy has been contracted to provide RNG to power 800 transit buses in New York

More than 430 electric hybrid buses will clean New York’s air

Bus engines will turn off at stops, while the accessories on board continue to operate on electric power stored on board

New collaboration targets clean energy in New York academic institutions

The New York Energy Research and Development Authority and the Commission on Independent Colleges and Universities have joined forces for the initiative

ExxonMobil found not guilty in New York climate change fraud court case

State Judge Barry R. Ostrager said the attorney general failed to prove the company misled investors about the true cost of climate change

Offshore wind: UK businesses offered £1.5m to work with US partners

The aim of the competition is to reduce technical barriers facing offshore wind farms, including cutting costs

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New York awards $18m for low carbon buildings

A total of 28 projects will share the funding and provide comprehensive data on design, construction and cost