Nadia Ramlan, Cuomo, Twenty Five Hundred Megawatts discussed on Heartland Newsfeed Radio Network

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Program for residential patients. And what we learned in survey and patience. Is that patients really. Were interested in receiving some type of therapy or care for nicotine addiction about one in four adults in the. Us has some form of a behavioral health condition and smokes. Nearly forty percent of all cigarettes consumed by adults according to the centers for disease control and prevention. I'm nadia ramlan. Governor andrew cuomo used his third installment of the state of the state address wednesday to take on meeting the challenges of climate change. Cuomo announced that the new york state energy research and developing notoriety will contract for two new offshore wind projects generating twenty five hundred megawatts of clean electric power the largest offshore wind project in the country. Joe martin's has the new york offshore wind alliance in calls that a quantum leap forward toward meeting the goal of nine thousand megawatts by twenty thirty five as mandated by the climate leadership and community protection. Act the governor signed in july two thousand nineteen year we are less than two years out and the state has already contrast for almost half of that together also announced contracts for twenty four new solar projects that will generate a total of about twenty two hundred megawatts of power. I'm andrea sears. Reporting and finally are dan but are tells us to help. The next generation of farmers a west virginia community formed. Group is raising funds to acquire land for future growers in a former coal region. The west virginia agrarian commons looks to buy an eighty two acre farm in fayette county with a ninety nine year lease according to ian mcsweeney with the agrarian trust which is working with the mountain state group. He says the average age of farmland owners is about sixty five and the cooperative farm will lower cost to make it easier for new growers to enter agriculture production. Justin farmers are aging out. The cost of farm land and farming is considerable which leads to thirty seven mid size farms a day closing is just financially unsustainable for a farmer stacks and next generation farmers to take over in a state which twelve million acres of farmland. The commons group wants to preserve chia's agrarian way of life while also transforming formerly called dominated land. This is my clifford for public. Do servicemember analyst. Who supported heard. I great radio stations across the nation and a line at public news service.

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