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NYC Mayor Spins Back His Turbine Idea for City

posted on August 22, 2008 at 8:08 PM

NEW YORK (AP) -- Mayor Michael Bloomberg is backing off his suggestion to put windmills on city bridges and rooftops after newspapers mocked the idea with photo illustrations of turbines on the Brooklyn Bridge and the Empire State Building. Full Story

Urban Mayors Take the Lead on Fighting Global Warming

posted on June 1, 2007 at 8:06 PM

Urban Mayors Take the Lead on Fighting Global Warming
Mayors of New York and Los Angeles for example, laid out commitments for their cities to reduce carbon dioxide emissions by at least 30 percent by the year 2030. Full Story

U.S. Mayors Adhere to Kyoto Protocol on Global Warming

posted on June 17, 2005 at 8:06 PM

The U.S Conference of Mayors unanimously passed a resolution this week requiring cities to try to meet or surpass emission standards set by the 1997 Kyoto Protocol, an international global-warming treaty ratified earlier this year without the... Full Story

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