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AUDIO BLOG: Speak Out for Hudson Valley Farms

Friday, February 13, 2015 -- Ned Sullivan

In this commentary—featured on www.midhudsonnews.com in mid February of 2015—Ned Sullivan describes the many benefits of our Hudson Valley farms and urges people to urge their elected officials to support proposed funding for farmland protection.

"Support Farmland Conservation and Protect our Supply of Fresh, Local Food"

AUDIO BLOG: Gov Cuomo Should Build on Recent Environmental Leadership

Saturday, January 17, 2015 -- Ned Sullivan

In this year-end message—featured on www.midhudsonnews.com in mid January of 2015—Ned Sullivan calls on Gov. Andrew Cuomo to build on the enviromental leadership he showed in 2014 by pursuing four specific initiatives. 

"Cuomo: Opportunities to Continue Environmental Leadership"

KEEP THE PRESSURE ON: Calling on the PSC to Maintain its Momentum

Monday, November 24, 2014 -- Ned Sullivan

In this commentary—featured on www.midhudsonnews.com in late November of 2014—Ned Sullivan praises the NYS Public Service Comission for a recent ruling that halted plans for a massive desalination plant in Rockland County and calls on the agency to take similarly decisive action concerning power transmission line proposals.

"Good Job, PSC: Now Keep the Pressure On"

HUFFINGTON POST: Cuomo's Regulatory Chief Sets Precedent for Protecting Environment and Ratepayers

Monday, November 24, 2014 -- Ned Sullivan

This commentary by Ned Sullivan praising the New York's Public Service Commission's  rejection of a proposal to build an energy-intensive and polluting desalination plant on the Hudson River appeared in The Huffington Post in November of 2014.

"Cuomo's Regulatory Chief Sets Precedent for Protecting Environment and Ratepayers"

AUDIO BLOG: Let's Get Unsafe Tanker Cars off the Rails

Sunday, October 26, 2014 -- Scenic Hudson

In this commentary—featured on www.midhudsonnews.com in late October of 2014—Ned Sullivan calls for a ban on the unsafe DOT-111 rail cars that are currently transporting volatile crude oil along the Hudson River because the threat to our natural and cultural resources is too great.

"Ban Unsafe Tanker Cars Before it's Too Late"

AUDIO BLOG: The PSC Can't Have it Both Ways

Friday, September 26, 2014 -- Ned Sullivan

In this commentary—featured on www.midhudsonnews.com in late September of 2014—Ned Sullivan highlights the contradiction between the NYS Public Service Commission's forward-looking "Reforming the Energy Vision" inititiative and it's support for massive, potentially uncessary power transmission line upgrades.

"The PSC Can't Have it Both Ways"

AUDIO BLOG: GE has one last chance to avoid a toxic legacy.

Monday, September 1, 2014 -- Ned Sullivan

In this commentary—featured on www.midhudsonnews.com in late August of 2014—Ned Sullivan calls for enhancements to GE's PCB cleanup that would complete the environmental recovery of the river and spark the economic revitalization of neighboring communities.

"GE's last chance to avoid a toxic legacy"

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