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.
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Cuomo plan puts emphasis on climate change; clean water and air; outdoor recreation and farmland protection.
HUDSON VALLEY, NY—Art and culinary connoisseurs are invited to attend Art Hudson Farm to Frame, which will bring together leading artists and guests to savor landscape artworks and a meal of Hudson Valley-grown food prepared by chefs Emilie Sommerhoff and Job Yacubian of The Farmer’s Wife in Ancramdale, Columbia County. The lunch event will be held at the Re Institute in Millerton, Dutchess County, on Saturday, Oct. 18, and Sunday, Oct. 19, from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
HUDSON VALLEY—“Bomb trains” is the name given to mile-long trains filled with explosive crude oil traveling each day through America’s neighborhoods and past waterfronts and irreplaceable water resources. All along this nationwide “virtual pipeline” of trains, barges and ships, repeated accidents have delivered overwhelming environmental damage, brutal economic losses—and the deaths of dozens of people.