NY Town's Trash Import Ban Could Halt Waste-To-Energy Plant

Law360, New York (October 9, 2012, 2:15 PM EDT) -- New York regulators on Friday warned a real estate consortium seeking to build a pricey waste-to-energy plant near the Hudson River that they may not have the power to overturn a town law against importing garbage that could stop the project from being built.

The comments, from a panel formed after the Empire State passed of the Power NY Act of 2011, came after land owner Beacon Harbor LLC asked whether the new law — commonly referred to as Article X — can be used to...
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