Environment and Energy

‘Real Affordability for All’ Campaign Begins
Environment and Energy

‘Real Affordability for All’ Campaign Begins

March 14, 2014 By Stephanie West New York, NY — The campaign titled 'Real Affordability for All' has defined real affordability as housing that low-income families earning less than $40,000 a year can actually afford. At a lively kick-off event, advocates for more affordable housing in private developments and advocates for better quality public housing…

Economy Continue to Grow with More jobs Added
Environment and Energy

Economy Continue to Grow with More jobs Added

March 14, 2014 By Labor Secretary Perez Washington, DC – “The nation’s economic recovery continued in February, with the creation of 175,000 new jobs with 162,000 of them in the private sector. For four years uninterrupted now – 48 consecutive months – private-sector employment has grown, to the tune of 8.7 million new jobs. The…

City’s Housing Agreement with Domino Sugar
Environment and Energy

City’s Housing Agreement with Domino Sugar

March 5, 2014 By Stephanie West  New York, NY — Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced the city has reached an agreement with Two Trees Management on the Domino Sugar development site located on the Williamsburg waterfront. Two trees will now increase the amount of affordable housing by 110,000 square feet for a total of…

Unions are Powering up With American Solar Partners
Environment and Energy

Unions are Powering up With American Solar Partners

July 23, 2013 By Paul Helou As a leading provider of clean, renewable energy, American Solar Partners (ASP) – a Tuckahoe, New York-based company that develops, designs, and finances solar power projects, both residential and commercial — works with union locals to install solar power systems on their buildings, inspire their members to put solar…

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