30 Jun '15, 8pm

NYTWA Support Memo on Proposed Environmental Impact Study on Growth of FHVs (Intro 0847) and...

We are in strong support of a limited moratorium on the issuance of new vehicle permit licenses for FHVs - which, unlike medallion yellow taxis and street-hail-liveries are not capped. A study on the environmental impact must also include how the explosion in the number of FHVs - over 60% compared to just four years ago - has affected the drivers who now face unprecedented competition for the same number of fares, all the while working in gridlock that grows worse every month.

Full article: http://www.nytwa.org/press/2015/6/30/nytwa-support-memo-o...

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A Dangerous Game: Documentary examines environmental impact of luxury golf resorts

A Dangerous Game: Documentary examines environm...

treehugger.com 29 Jun '15, 6pm

From the filmmaker who brought us the exposé You've Been Trumped comes a closer look at the eco-impact of golf courses tha...

How to turn environmental compliance into a com...

greenbiz.com 30 Jun '15, 7am

Regulatory compliance can be a dry topic — that is, until an oil spill spurs a state of emergency, as it did in Santa Barb...

Celebrities and their environmental causes.

Celebrities and their environmental causes.

sierraclub.org 01 Jul '15, 4pm

Icons of screen and stage who champion environmental issues seem as numerous as the stars in the sky. You might expect cel...

How a Leading Indian PoliticianBecame an Enviro...

e360.yale.edu 01 Jul '15, 1pm

The flood that swept through the Indian state of Uttarakhand two years ago killed thousands of people and was one of the w...