Post Tagged with: "New York"

How New York State’s ‘Green New Deal’ plans to be carbon-free by 2040

How New York State’s ‘Green New Deal’ plans to be carbon-free by 2040

January 21, 2019 at 9:37 am 0 comments

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced details for a Green New Deal plan that will lead New York state to a carbon-free by 2040 goal. Here’s how. What’s already happened During Governor Cuomo’s first two terms, New York banned fracking of natural gas, committed to phasing out coal power byRead More

New York is doubling its solar goal to 6 GW installed by 2025

New York is doubling its solar goal to 6 GW installed by 2025

January 16, 2019 at 9:26 am 1 comment

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that the state is doubling the NY Sun solar goal to 6 GW by 2025, extending the state’s existing incentive program and launching a new round of large-scale solar awards. This all lines up with the Million Solar Strong New York campaign launched byRead More

Here’s New York’s plan for $250 million in energy storage funding

Here’s New York’s plan for $250 million in energy storage funding

December 12, 2018 at 12:52 pm Comments are Disabled

The New York Power Authority (NYPA) announced a new commitment to invest $250 million between now and 2025 to accelerate the flexibility of the electric grid to give New Yorkers greater access to renewable energy resources such as wind and solar power. The multi-pronged, collaborative investment will address key marketRead More

New York sets in motion first nine community solar projects in its Solar For All program

New York sets in motion first nine community solar projects in its Solar For All program

December 4, 2018 at 2:55 pm 1 comment

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority announced that nine community solar projects throughout New York have been awarded contracts through the “Solar For All” program. This is the first in a series of awards under the program to provide access to no-cost community solar to 10,000 low-incomeRead More

New York to fund $40 million in solar + storage projects

New York to fund $40 million in solar + storage projects

October 15, 2018 at 12:45 pm Comments are Disabled

New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo is making $40 million in funding available to support solar projects that integrate energy storage, accelerating progress toward New York’s energy storage target of 1,500-megawatts by 2025. These projects will build toward Governor Cuomo’s mandate that 50 percent of the state’s electricity come fromRead More

EV Update: Seven steps for regulators, New York rebate, EVgo ramps deployment

EV Update: Seven steps for regulators, New York rebate, EVgo ramps deployment

October 8, 2018 at 11:31 am Comments are Disabled

Electric vehicles are coming, and grid planners, regulators, developers and solar companies should all be ready to build the complementary infrastructure. Here’s a roundup of all the recent EV segments news to keep you up to date. AEE’s seven steps to prepare for EV surge Advanced Energy Economy (AEE) releasedRead More

New York utilities seek demand charges in REV mass market rate design proposals

New York utilities seek demand charges in REV mass market rate design proposals

September 14, 2018 at 8:54 am 1 comment

New York is at an important juncture in its Reforming the Energy Vision (REV) development as a working group is currently assessing proposals for mass market rate design, two of which include demand charges. Considering the whole point of REV is to build toward a distributed future, this raised ourRead More

New York adds $15 million to clean energy workforce funding (here’s where it’s going)

New York adds $15 million to clean energy workforce funding (here’s where it’s going)

September 5, 2018 at 8:17 am Comments are Disabled

It can’t be said enough: the solar industry and the clean energy economy means jobs. For a state like New York that has big forward-thinking plans, that means prepping a workforce for this new world, which is why the state has approved $15 million in new funding for clean energyRead More

New York creates toolkit to guide solar development of brownfields, landfills

New York creates toolkit to guide solar development of brownfields, landfills

August 22, 2018 at 3:25 pm Comments are Disabled

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority released a new tool kit to provide guidance and resources for communities seeking to develop solar projects on underutilized properties such as landfills and brownfields. This new Municipal Solar Procurement Toolkit supports recent revisions to the NY-Sun Megawatt Block Program which providesRead More

New York issues RFP for 1.4-MW solar project at Javits Convention Center

New York issues RFP for 1.4-MW solar project at Javits Convention Center

August 20, 2018 at 10:04 am Comments are Disabled

New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo is calling for developers to submit proposals for a 1.4-MW solar project on the rooftop and sidewalk of the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in Manhattan. The solar power generation will offset the building’s electric load and directly support the Governor’s Reforming the EnergyRead More