Suing for the Future

Suing for the Future

New York City goes after Big Oil for damages resulting from Climate Change When New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced last week that the city would divest its pension funds from fossil fuel companies, he quickly established New York  as a primary player at the forefront of global resistance to climate change.  Saying,…

Drops in the Bucket

Drops in the Bucket

Cuomo’s Budget and Trump’s Tax Plan both Shortchange New York’s Water Infrastructure A few weeks ago, Governor Cuomo’s State of the State speech touched on the need to improve New York’s water infrastructure. There’s no doubt that the needs are urgent, from replacing dangerous lead lines to finding safe sources of clean drinking water for… Read More

Animals Save Greenpoint!

Animals Save Greenpoint!

Learning about Wild Things in Greenpoint, with the Green STEM Afterschool Students During the fall unit of the Eco-Schools Green STEM Afterschool Club at PS 31, our class of 4th and 5th graders learned about Greenpoint’s wildlife and environmental history.  In order to immerse ourselves in Greenpoint’s landscapes and imagine the historical ecology and geography… Read More

Resolved: Drink Tap Water….

Resolved: Drink Tap Water….

A Why and How-to Primer on Drinking Tap Water in 2018 The start of a new year is a good time to make resolutions. With this in mind, we here at GoGreen would like to offer up a resolution each month, with our first resolution of 2018 as follows: please consider making bottled water part… Read More