Bill de Blasio Climate Change News Feed


De Blasio on climate change

De Blasio supports the Green New Deal, the broad plan to address renewable-energy infrastructure and climate change proposed by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York, and in April announced a $14 billion version for New York. New York City’s plan aims to cut carbon emissions by 40% from the 2005 baseline by 2030 and reach … Continue reading ""


De Blasio in Nevada

I want to say I’m a believer in the Green New Deal, so much so that I’m implementing it right now in New York City. This is a real differentiator, I want to say upfront. A lot of good people in this race — very few of them have had to take plans and put … Continue reading ""

Las Vegas Sun

De Blasio in Iowa

As president, de Blasio said he envisions policies that encourage cities to act on climate change, starting with large urban areas where the “most profound and fast change can be made.” “We have a survival challenge,” he said. “We have not even come close to addressing it.” De Blasio pointed to his own city’s passage … Continue reading ""

Iowa City Press-Citizen

By taking on the fossil fuel industry, creating new clean economy jobs and building greater resiliency citywide, Bill is confronting our climate crisis and demonstrating to the world what a Green New Deal looks like in practice. -Team de Blasio #DemDebate