Walden Celebrates Earth Day

Tomorrow (April 22nd) is Earth Day!   Like a lot of people, you might be thinking about what it means to recognize Earth Day and what you can do to help our environment. Sometimes, the challenges associated with being good stewards of the environment can seem insurmountable. But it does not have to be. There… Read More

Safety Tips for Lithium-Ion Batteries

The popularity of electric bikes (e-bikes) and electric scooters (e-scooters) is increasing in almost every major city in the US. A report by Mordor Intelligence LLP in June 2021 states that the North American e-bike market value will double from 2020 to 2026. The markets for these devices continue to trend up with the increase… Read More

Zero Emission Vehicle Project Funding Available for New York Municipalities

Up to $2,800,000 is available in the 2021 Municipal Zero-Emission Vehicle (ZEV) Program. These grants are being offered to help municipalities install public charging stations and purchase or lease electric vehicles for fleet use. The ZEV Infrastructure Grants provide funding opportunities to install either electric vehicle supply equipment (EVSE) or hydrogen fuel cell filling stations… Read More

New York State Proposes Regulations to Enable Speedy Implementation of Renewable Energy Projects

On April 3, 2020, New York State authorized the Accelerated Renewable Energy Growth and Community Benefit Act, which is aimed at improving the location and construction of large-scale renewable energy projects in an environmentally responsible and cost-effective manner. This Act led to the establishment of the Office of Renewable Energy Siting (ORES), which is responsible… Read More