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Climate Action Plan (New York)
DSIRE/LstUpdt May 13, 2014  +
EZFeed/Relevant Yes  +
Incentive/Active true  +
Incentive/AddlPlaceSelector State-Level  +
Incentive/AddlPlaceStateLevel New York  +
Incentive/ApplDsc Agricultural  + , Commercial  + , Construction  + , Fed. Government  + , Fuel Distributor  + , General Public/Consumer  + , Industrial  + , Installer/Contractor  + , Institutional  + , Investor-Owned Utility  + , Local Government  + , Low-Income Residential  + , Multi-Family Residential  + , Municipal/Public Utility  + , Nonprofit  + , Residential  + , Retail Supplier  + , Rural Electric Cooperative  + , Schools  + , State/Provincial Govt  + , Systems Integrator  + , Transportation  + , Tribal Government  + , Utility  +
Incentive/ContDept Department of Environmental Conservation  +
Incentive/ContDiv Office of Climate Change  +
Incentive/ContEmail climatechange@gw.dec.state.ny.us  +
Incentive/ContPhone 518-402-8448  +
Incentive/ImplSector State/Province  +
Incentive/Name Climate Action Plan (New York)  +
Incentive/PolicyType Other Policy  +
Incentive/Summary In August of 2009 Governor David A. Paters
In August of 2009 Governor David A. Paterson signed Executive Order No. 24 setting a goal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in New York State by 80 percent below the levels emitted in 1990 by the year 2050. The Executive Order also created the New York Climate Action Council (CAC) with a directive to prepare a draft Climate Action Plan by September 30, 2010. The Climate Action Plan will assess how all economic sectors can reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and adapt to climate change. The Plan will also identify the extent to which such actions support New York’s goals for a clean energy economy. The CAC will draw on several advisory panels including an Integration Advisory Panel (IAP) made up of New Yorkers who will provide advice and assist the CAC in evaluating the best methods to achieve the Governor's GHG reduction goals and prepare New York communities and natural resources for the impacts of climate change. CAC representatives and IAP members will participate in Technical Work Groups (TWGs) representing the key sectors of the states' economy. Four technical work groups will focus on "mitigation" -- ways to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. A fifth TWG will address "adaptation" -- measures that will safeguard public health, the environment, and infrastructure from expected climatic changes. The work of the TWGs will inform the decision making of the CAC and the New York Climate Action Plan. In addition, the 2050 Visioning Advisory Panel will offer guidance and long-term perspective to the CAC, TWGs, and IAP on key design options available to achieve the Executive Order’s goal of a low-carbon, climate-change-resilient New York State by year 2050.
nge-resilient New York State by year 2050.  +
Incentive/TechDsc Biomass/Biogas + , Coal with CCS + , Natural Gas +
Incentive/Type Climate Policies +
Incentive/UserSource Center for Climate Strategies: http://www.climatestrategies.us/policy_tracker/policy/index/33  +
Incentive/Website http://www.dec.ny.gov/about/43166.html  +
OpenEI/PageDescription Climate Action Plan (New York): energy incentive program.  +
OpenEI/PageKeyword Energy Incentives  + , New York  + , Climate Policies  +
Place New York: Energy Resources +
Categories EZFeed Policies , Incentive with Contacts
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02:08:06, 13 February 2015  +
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