Cuomo Creates “Clean Energy For Agriculture” Task Forcce

Governor Andrew Cuomo announceda “Clean Energy for Agriculture Task Force” plan to help New York farmers cut energy costs and utilize clean energy.

According to the governor’s office the plan will help New York achieve clean energy goals by reducing 40% of its harmful greenhouse gas emissions by the year 2030, while currently promoting environmentally sustainable practices.

Studies show that nearly 36,000 farms account for 3% of the State’s greenhouse gas emissions and 25% of NY’s land use.