NYC industry leaders, residents learn about RNG, organic waste benefits

By Jonathan Barnes | June 15, 2015 New Yorkers are learning about organic waste’s benefits, including its ability to create renewable natural gas. Recently the Urban Future Lab in Brooklyn hosted Energy Vision, a non-government organization which led a panel on “The Power of Waste: Extracting the Greatest Value from NYC’s Organics.” Waste and gas […]


New York City Climbs the Learning Curve on Renewable Natural Gas from Organic Waste

Matt Tomich | June 12, 2015 At Brooklyn’s Urban Future Lab last month, the clean energy NGO Energy Vision held a public panel on “The Power of Waste: Extracting the Greatest Value from NYC’s Organics,” with New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) Commissioner Kathryn Garcia, and waste and gas industry leaders. It was a […]


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Our favorite picks for the week of June 8th Take a break from whatever you’re doing and check out our picks for this week’s best news stories, articles, and videos! 1) G7 leaders agree to phase out fossil fuel use by the end of the century. The G7 leading industrial nations have agreed to cut greenhouse […]


New York’s Eco-Friendly Food Carts: The Next Generation of Street Vending?

In a pilot program, some 500 eco-friendly food carts will be provided to New York City street vendors. The initiative reflects how restaurants and food companies are responding to consumer demand for sustainable, higher quality options. By Jessica Mendoza, Staff Writer MAY 13, 2015 The future of the food truck business may be starting in […]