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NYU Decides Against Fossil Fuel Divestment

NYU Decides Against Fossil Fuel Divestment

By Anne Cruz, News Editor

June 16, 2016


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

Despite continued protests from some NYU students, the university decided it would not divest from fossil fuels, choosing instead to focus on what it described as "direct" action against climate change.

Former New Jersey Gov. Whitman supports nuclear energy at NYU discussion

Former New Jersey Gov. Whitman supports nuclear energy at NYU discussion

By Maddie Norwood, Contributing Writer

November 9, 2015


Filed under News, University News

NYU Wagner held a discussion on clean energy with New Jersey Governor Christine Todd Whitman on Tuesday.

Experts discuss carbon dioxide, renewable energy

Experts discuss carbon dioxide, renewable energy

By Lexi Faunce, Contributing Writer

April 30, 2015


Filed under News

Leaders in the sustainable energy industry discussed New York State’s transition from relying on fossil fuels to implementing a renewable energy plan at a panel titled “The German Energy Transition: Debating Implications for New York State” hosted by NYU School of Law on Wednesday. New York...

EPA speaker discusses economic effects of climate policy

EPA speaker discusses economic effects of climate policy

By Elizabeth Gurdus, Contributing Writer

October 29, 2014


Filed under News

Coverage of EPA Associate Administrator for the Office of Policy Jean Beauvais's Keynote Speech at NYU's Future of U.S. Climate Policy Conference

NYU Law hosts climate panel

NYU Law hosts climate panel

By Stephanie Grella, Staff Writer

October 29, 2014


Filed under News

Coverage of the "U.S. Carbon Markets: The Clean Air Act and Beyond" Panel at the NYU Law Institute for Policy Integrity's Conference on the Future of U.S. Climate Policy.