On June 13, Times Union Editorial Board on a candid editorial, “Signing the Moratorium,” advocating for a “limited, necessary pause” in a new fossil-fuel-powered cryptocurrency mining. I would like to thank the meeting.
A recent judicial refusal to Danskammer Energy’s efforts to obtain a permit to build a new gas power plant claims to declare the moratorium even stronger. Judge Robert Onoffrey of Orange County promises New York that granting permission to dancecomers will address climate change by reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 85% from 1990 levels by 2050. It ruled that it would ignore the objectives of the 2019 Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act.