Economic Justice

On December 9, 2020, WE ACT for Environmental Justice and the Environmental Leadership Forum released the Green Jobs Report: Creating a Green Workforce, Community-Based Solutions for a Diverse Green Jobs Sector. This groundbreaking report outlines imperatives for bringing underrepresented groups
Green Jobs Report
What is HEAP? The Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) is a funding program from the federal and state government that assists eligible low-income households with their heating and cooling costs, energy crisis assistance, weatherization, and energy-related home repairs. In New
Home Energy Assistance Program
Extreme heat events are increasing in frequency, severity, and duration in New York City. There are a number of negative health impacts from extreme heat, including heat stress, dehydration, dizziness, and fainting. These impacts can lead to hospitalization, worsening of
NYC Cooling Centers
UPDATE: The Equitable Investment in Energy Efficiency bill (S.3126A) passed the New York State Senate on March 3, 2021. Sponsored by Senator Kevin Parker (D-Brooklyn), it’s an updated version of the original legislation we proposed. Learn More The Challenge On
Energy Efficiency

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