Join us for a webinar on Empire Center’s latest report, “Green Guardrails: Guiding New York’s Drive to Lower Emissions.

Report author Ken Girardin examines the implementation of New York’s Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act, the sweeping 2019 law that allows state agencies to regulate nearly every part of the economy to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and increase renewable energy production. His research reveals state officials misrepresented costs, failed to issue legally required studies, and made highly questionable assumptions about how the electric grid will function in 2030. The report includes steps policymakers can take to increase transparency and shield New Yorkers from looming cost increases and threats to reliability.

Presenter: Ken Girardin, Director of Research, Empire Center

Date: March 7th, 2024

 

 

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