- NY DEC to issue permits for Belleayre Resort Project Updated: Jul-12-15 8:34 am
ALBANY, New York - The New York Department of Environmental Conservation is giving the go-ahead for a resort near the Belleayre Mountain Ski Center.
- NY farmer group proposes gas well fracking using propane Updated: Jul-09-15 5:35 pm
ALBANY, New York - A group of five farm families is seeking a state permit for a natural gas well using gelled propane instead of water for fracking, thus avoiding New York's ban on high-volume hydraulic fracturing.
- NY environmental commissioner Martens resigns Updated: Jul-01-15 4:07 pm
ALBANY, New York - A day after enacting a promised ban on fracking, New York Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Joseph Martens has announced that he'll step down this month.