<![CDATA[NBC New York - Green News]]>Copyright 2019 https://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/green http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpg NBC New York https://www.nbcnewyork.com en-usSat, 20 Apr 2019 16:45:56 -0400Sat, 20 Apr 2019 16:45:56 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Crowd Swarms City Hall in NYC to Protest Climate Change ]]> Wed, 17 Apr 2019 19:56:21 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Climate+Change+Protest.jpg
Hundreds of people swarmed around City Hall Wednesday morning in a mass protest over climate change.

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<![CDATA[Climate Change Could Change Cost, Taste of Beer]]> Thu, 14 Mar 2019 17:45:28 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Climate_Change_Could_Change_Cost_Taste_of_Beer.jpg
New research says climate change is brewing trouble for the beer industry. Storm Team4 Meteorologist Amelia Draper explains the impact on the cost and taste of beer.]]>
<![CDATA[NASA Climate Scientist Behind 'OMG' Study Moonlights as Comedian]]> Mon, 08 Apr 2019 01:47:17 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/OMG-climate-change-scientist-4-7-19.JPG
Climate change can be a difficult topic to explain and understand, but one NASA scientist has found a funny way to talk about the issue.Josh Willis is a climate scientist at NASA's Jet Propulsion...

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<![CDATA[Temple Grad Sentenced for 'Biggest Green Scam' in History]]> Sat, 06 Apr 2019 00:16:02 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/Amanda+Knorr+Troy+Wragg.jpg
One of three people, including two Temple University graduates, behind what is believed to be the biggest scam involving clean energy in American history was sentenced Friday in Philadelphia federal...

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<![CDATA[How Cherry Blossoms Are Impacted by Climate Change]]> Fri, 05 Apr 2019 16:07:58 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP_19094093626114.jpg
The iconic cherry blossoms along the Tidal Basin in Washington, D.C. are impacted by climate change. Their peak blooms have shifted five days earlier over the past century.

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<![CDATA[Fishing, Poaching Threaten Vaquita Conservation Effort]]> Sun, 24 Mar 2019 04:25:10 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP_19073684951010.jpg
For the first time in four years, fishermen are back on the water in the Upper Gulf of California fishing inside the vaquita marina sanctuary, the only place in the world where the smallest marine mammal can be...

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<![CDATA[NYC Students Join Global Strike for Climate Change]]> Fri, 15 Mar 2019 18:08:45 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NYC_climate_change-155268668972100002.jpg
Middle and high school students joined a global strike in more than 100 countries to call on lawmakers to acknowledge climate change on March 15. Students gathered at Columbia University for a rally organized by...]]>
<![CDATA[Students Strike for Climate Change in Over 100 Countries]]> Fri, 15 Mar 2019 16:25:06 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/students-cc-thumbnail.jpg
Students from Australia to the United States coordinated "school strikes" to protest inaction on climate change. Thousands of students clogged the streets of Berlin, Vienna, Helsinki and others.

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<![CDATA[Republican Climate Change Believers Seek Green New Deal Sub]]> Sun, 10 Mar 2019 06:47:54 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/coalAP_18362686327512.jpg
Republicans have trashed the Green New Deal — Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's proposal to eliminate greenhouse gas emissions and create a renewable energy economy — as unrealistic, unaffordable and...

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