Columnists: Andy Darrell

Andy Darrell is New York regional director and deputy director of Environmental Defense Fund’s national energy program. He is a member of New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s Sustainability Advisory Board and on the leadership committee of the Campaign for New York’s Future. He was appointed to serve on a New York State commission to recommend traffic-cutting measures in 2007. EDF’s New York team works with the public and private sectors to make the New York metropolitan region a global leader on greenhouse gas reduction and healthy air.

Mulling How NYC Makes and Uses Energy

Recently I caught a ferry from the lower Manhattan waterfront (just south of the substation that shorted out so dramatically in the midst of Hurricane Sandy) to the Brooklyn Navy Yard. There, Mayor Michael Bloomberg unveiled his vision of a New York that will be far better able to withstand the battering from giant storms that,   …Continue Reading