Tarrytown, Dobbs Ferry In Line To Benefit From State Grant


credit:

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul has announced $85 million in funding for projects that will help the state hit its goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 85% by 2050, the New York Daily News reports.

The lion's share of the funding, $7 million, is going to a consortium of municipalities and agencies in the tri-state area, including the Village of Ossining.

According to the Journal News, the three-year, $7 million Project MOVER grant will go toward electrifying trucks and buses, improving access to clean mobility options, and reducing air pollution.

The village of Ossining will use the grant to design and implement an e-bike system.

Tarrytown will use the grant to design and implement an e-bike system.

The overall project will be monitored by the New York State Energy and Research Development Authority over the next three years.

"As an incubator community for the Project Mover grant, we will first benefit from learning from Ossining's experience as they first design and implement an e-bike system for their village over the coming months," says a Tarrytown deputy clerk. Read the Entire Article


Selected Grant News Headlines

A customized collection of grant news from foundations and the federal government from around the Web.

The Age Of Adoption: Bold Actions For A Net-zero Future

"We have arrived at a new age in climate history, and it is not a moment too soon," writes Matthew Yglesias at Vox. He's referring to what he calls the "Age of Adoption," a time he says has...more

Legacy Gift Supports SDG Research

An "unexpected and substantial legacy gift" has left Canada's University of Victoria $2.5 million to fund two graduate student awards and $500,000 in research grants for post-doctoral...more

Giving Meaningfully: Strengthening Climate Action In India

India needs to get its act together on climate change if it wants to avoid the worst effects of global warming, according to a new report from the World Wildlife Fund. The report warns that...more

Philanthropy for Climate, Social Innovator Awards, and Inequality Reality Check: Davos Round-Up

The World Economic Forum held its annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, this week, and Oxfam released a report on the state of the world's richest people. Here's what you need to know: The...more

Aspiration Becomes Foundational Investor in Compassionate Carbon to Further Innovation ...

One of the biggest carbon traders in the world is teaming up with one of the biggest tree-huggers to create what the New York Times calls "one of the biggest carbon markets in history." The...more

Resilient Coastal Communities and Climate Adaptation: Lessons from New York for New Zealand

Aya Morris spent six months in New York City as a Fulbright New Zealand science and innovation graduate student, but she's now back home in New Zealand and ready to share some of her...more

Initiative To Help Unlock $3 Trillion For Climate, Nature
Foundation: Moore Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation, United Nations Foundation, Open Society Foundations

"We are at a tipping point in our efforts to put the planet back on track to meet our climate ambitions," Klaus Schwab, executive chairman of the World Economic Forum, says. "To reach the speed...more

At Wef, New Initiative to Help Unlock $3Trn Needed Yearly for Climate Change Launched
Foundation: Moore Foundation, Open Society Foundations

"To reach the speed and scale required to heal the Earth's systems, we need to unlock not only private capital and government funds, but also the philanthropy sector as a truly catalytic force to...more

Emissions Went Up, But There's Some Good News

Greenhouse gas emissions rose slightly in the US in 2022, going up by 1.3% from the year prior, according to a report from Rhodium Group. While the data is only preliminary, this uptick in...more

Investing in Climate Action: What Canada Can Learn from the US

Jeff Bezos is putting his money where his mouth is, with a $10 billion donation to help fight climate change. The Amazon founder's Bezos Earth Fund will provide grants of up to $1 million per...more






The Charities Aid Foundation has set up a scheme, called the Social Enterprise Assist, that will render interest-free loans of up to £10,000 each to help social enterprise start-ups.




Nonprofit Jobs

  Fundraising & Development Jobs
  Social Services Jobs
  Program Director Jobs
  Fundraising & Development Jobs
  Foundation Related Jobs


Federal Government Grant and Assistance Programs


Children"s Justice Grants to States | Impact Aid- School Construction Formula Grants, Recovery Act | Employment Discrimination Equal Pay Act | Tribally Controlled Postsecondary Career and Technical Institutions | Alternate Non-Emergency Service Providers or Networks | Solid Waste Management Grants | Supported Employment Services for Individuals with Significant Disabilities | Antiterrorism Assistance Domestic Training Programs | | Site Style by YAML | Grants.gov | Grants | Grants News | Sitemap | Privacy Policy

Edited by: Michael Saunders

© 2008-2023 Copyright Michael Saunders