Danskammer

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Operation plans for a Hudson Valley power plant are meeting opposition from environmentalists and a watchdog group. WAMC’s Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne reports opponents are calling on New York Governor Andrew Cuomo to reject permits once an application is submitted.

A state judge has dismissed an environmental group's lawsuit challenging the restart of a Hudson Valley power plant using natural gas instead of coal.

Riverkeeper Sues PSC Over Danskammer Power Plant

Oct 31, 2014

An environmental group is suing a New York State agency over a power plant in the Hudson Valley. The power plant is set to be reactivated under new ownership after severe damage from Superstorm Sandy.

Westchester County based-Riverkeeper has filed a lawsuit challenging the state Public Service Commission's approval to reactivate the Danskammer Power Plant in the Town of Newburgh without conducting a full environmental review. Phillip Musegaas is Hudson River Program Director at Riverkeeper.

Hudson Valley School District To Receive Emergency Aid

Mar 29, 2013

New York State’s budget contains emergency aid for an Ulster County school district.