Nick Sinatra just got a major state development deal, owes hundreds of thousands in property taxes (again)

Nick Sinatra just got a major state development deal, owes hundreds of thousands in property taxes (again) We exposed Nick Sinatra’s $1.2 million in back taxes earlier this year. The developer just got millions of dollars in subsidies to build in Canalside, even though he’s behind on his taxes again. Read More → Eyes on the Ties

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New Report Shows Trump & Wall Street Ties, Polluting Effects of Proposed Danskammer Gas Plant

New Report Shows Trump & Wall Street Ties, Polluting Effects of Proposed Danskammer Gas Plant Photo: Mriya Wall Street and the fossil fuel industry are pushing for yet another fracked-gas power plant in New York State. Danskammer Energy LLC, owned by private equity firm Tiger Infrastructure Partners, is proposing a new 525-575 megawatt gas-fired power plant in the Town of Newburgh, New York. If built, the plant will lock in … Read More → Eyes on the Ties

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Will Andrew Cuomo Finally Shut down the CPV Fracked Gas Power Plant?

Will Andrew Cuomo Finally Shut down the CPV Fracked Gas Power Plant? . The Competitive Power Ventures (CPV) 680-megawatt fracked gas power plant in Wawayanda, New York has been dealt a blow. Last week, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation declined to renew a crucial air permit the plant requires to begin operations in the state. The plant needed to have a Title V Clean … Read More → Eyes on the Ties

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CPV Ramped up Lobbying over 400% To Protect Fracked Gas Plant Amidst Percoco Scandal

CPV Ramped up Lobbying over 400% To Protect Fracked Gas Plant Amidst Percoco Scandal Our new report finds that Competitive Power Ventures drastically increased its lobbying efforts as the corruption scandal of Joseph Percoco hung over Albany, potentially threatening CPV’s Valley Energy fracked gas power plant. Read More → Eyes on the Ties

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