20 Jun '11, 4am

The Sun Also Rises - Empire State Legislators Have Until June 20th To Pass The New York Solar Jobs Act

The Sun Also Rises - Empire State Legislators Have Until June 20th To Pass The New York Solar Jobs Act

New York Legislators have until June 20th, the end of the session, to vote on a numerous amount of bills. Many of the others, such as gay marriage, have been getting signifcant more press attention. Still, the New York Solar Jobs Act deserves more ink because it could dramatically change the energy landscape of New York. Since Thursday, Times Square has been lit up with a digital billboard featuring New Yorkers calling on New York State Legislators to pass the New York Solar Jobs Act of 2011 (S. 4178/A.5713) and bring to the state the many benefits, environmental and economic that it will bring.

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/06/new-york-state-le...

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