The New York State Blue Apollo Alliance is unique regional coalition supporting the creation of new and better jobs for New York’s working families. We promote energy independence, environmental protection and opportunities for New York State’s businesses and workers through the creation of well-paying new and transitional jobs. In addition to this statewide work, we have active local affiliates in New York City.
While Broadway, the Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty may get all the attention, New York's Mayor de Blasio is taking steps to make sure New York City gets a reputation for action on conservation and sustainability.
If Mayor de Blasio goes bigger and bolder on addressing climate change, he can create nearly 40,000 good jobs a year. That is the major finding of an eye-opening new report.
Infrastructure and climate change are related issues. Our infrastructure protects us from climate change impacts, like extreme weather. It is tested and stressed by climate change. And, the inefficiencies contribute to climate change.
The Department of Energy's Advanced Technology Vehicle Manufacturing Loan Program was very successful and now it's getting another chance to turn American Innovation into American Jobs.
Today the Clean Ports Act of 2013 was introduced by Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) and Congressman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) to ensure cleaner air in America’s ports.
This year’s hurricane season is predicted to be worse than others in the past and a reminder that whether we’re prepared or not, hurricane season is here.
Mayor Bloomberg is leading an important discussion on NYC's infrastructure, especially as we enter another hurricane season. It's a discussion that more mayors and community leaders should have.