After months of delay, NY still reviewing 4,000 public comments for Finger Lakes power plant owned by Bitcoin miners
Two Cornell University researchers showed Monday that much of the review could be conducted in less than a week with free online tools.
Apr 25, 3:46 PM
New York delays decision on Finger Lakes Bitcoin-mining power plant
The state’s Department of Environmental Conservation announced this week it will yet again delay its decision on the Finger Lakes power plant that runs a profitable bitcoin mining operation.
Apr 1, 2:06 PM
Extreme Weather Could Result In More Power Outages And Higher Energy Bills
A new study examines the nation’s aging energy infrastructure and how climate change will impact power generation. For the Northeast, flooding is a serious concern because plants are located near water.
Jan 26, 6:00 AM
The Push To Turn NYC’s Polluting Peaker Plants Into Publicly-Owned Solar Power
“This should be the last summer we have to stress about our lives being on the line over peaker plants."
Jul 7, 2020 4:19 PM
New Yorkers Freaked Out By 'Insanely Loud' 'Deafening Roar' From UES Con Ed Plant
A loud noise, like airplanes flying close, rumbled from the Upper East Side, as steam poured from the Con Ed powerhouse confusing and frightening residents on Tuesday night.
Updated: Jan 25, 2017 8:40 AM
Chris Christie's Support Keeps NJ's "Dirtiest" Power Plant Open
Wayne Barrett shows how New Jersey's "dirtiest" power plant has remained open thanks to the governor and the plant's well-connected owners and lobbyists.
Updated: Mar 30, 2014 11:42 AM
Radioactive Water Draining Into Pacific Through Crack In Concrete
Workers at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant are rushing to fill a
Updated: Apr 2, 2011 4:29 PM
Suit: Racist Power Plant Boss Wanted Oprah Dead
More of the racist comments behind a former power plant employee's
Updated: Mar 3, 2010 12:20 PM
Poletti Power Plant Closes at 11:59 Tonight
Good riddance! A dirty old Queens power plant will close tonight
Updated: Feb 1, 2010 8:12 AM
Power Plant Denied Park Rights
The drawn out saga of the Williamsburg Power Plant may be
Updated: Sep 29, 2009 5:14 PM
Brooklyn Power Plants Get Demolished, Developed
Earlier there was news of a luxury condo leveling a church and
Updated: Apr 25, 2008 6:56 PM
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