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Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

New York seeks 2 GW of offshore wind in its latest solicitation

July 28, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

New York State wants to procure at least 2 GW of offshore wind and start to implement a $500 million infrastructure plan as part of its latest competitive solicitation. The New York Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) is administering […]


Commercialization, Renewable Energy

6.8 MW community solar portfolio completed in New York

July 12, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

DSD Renewables developed the nine projects for the City of White Plains in Westchester County. The portfolio is expected to generate 8,100 MWh of clean energy annually, tripling the amount of solar energy produced in Westchester County and enough to […]


Emerging Technologies, Renewable Energy

Offshore wind innovation hub launches in New York to support start-ups

June 13, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

Some of the early entrants to the U.S. offshore wind market have launched an innovation hub in New York to advance the industry by supporting start-ups. Equinor and bp, 50/50 partners on the Empire Wind and Beacon Wind projects, have […]


Commercialization, Renewable Energy

New Englanders support more offshore wind power – just don’t send it to New York

May 2, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

In Rhode Island, home to the first offshore wind farm in the U.S., most people support expanding offshore wind power – with one important caveat. Our research shows they’re less likely to support a wind power project if its energy […]


Commercialization, Renewable Energy

New York reaches 1 GW community solar milestone

March 23, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

New York has reached a milestone of 1 GW of installed community solar capacity, more than any other state. New York Gov. Kathy Hochul (D) said that community solar development has accelerated the state’s goal of generating 70% of electricity […]


Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

New hydropower awards announced from Niagara Power Project

January 31, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

New York Governor Kathy Hochul announced that the New York Power Authority (NYPA) Board of Trustees has approved economic development awards to three companies that will create 79 new jobs and spur nearly $46 million in capital investments. The NYPA […]


Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

Hecate Energy passes first application stage for a 500MW solar PV project in New York

January 27, 2022

Via: PV Resources

Hecate Energy’s first stage application for a 500MW solar PV plant in the state of New York has been accepted by the newly formed New York State Office of Renewable Energy Siting (ORES). If approved by ORES in full, the […]


Commercialization, Renewable Energy

BOEM Launches Offshore Wind Actions for California, Gulf Coast, New York Blight

January 13, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) is pushing forward with offshore wind energy environmental assessments (EA) for coastal areas in California and the Gulf of Mexico. This week, it also set a wind auction date for the New York […]


Commercialization, Renewable Energy

New York announces $500 million offshore wind investment

January 7, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul announced a $500 million offshore wind investment to include manufacturing and supply chain infrastructure. The state plans to develop 4,300 MW of offshore wind energy, representing nearly half of New York’s 9,000 MW goal for […]


News and Policies, U.S.

New York Power Authority’s plan for 70% renewable energy by 2030 approved

December 11, 2020

Via: PV Resources

A new strategic plan putting the New York Power Authority (NYPA) on the path to 100% carbon-free electricity by 2035 – five years earlier than the target set out in the US state’s policy goals – has been approved by […]


Conventional Fuels, Nuclear

New York Reforms Clean Energy Standard

October 22, 2020

Via: Power Magazine

An expansion of New York’s Clean Energy Standard (CES) approved by the state’s Public Service Commission (PSC) adopts several measures that will help the state meet its new, more ambitious 70%-by-2030 renewable power target. In an Oct. 15 order, the […]


News and Policies, State

New York issues record-breaking solicitations for renewable energy

July 22, 2020

Via: PV Resources

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced the largest combined green energy solicitations ever issued in the US, seeking up to 4GW of renewable capacity to combat climate change. While the majority of the solicitations’ combined total – 2.5GW – […]


News and Policies, State

New York Power Grid Proposes Adding Carbon Costs To Market Prices For Electricity

February 20, 2020

Via: Forbes

The tension between aggressive state-level carbon reduction goals and wholesale competitive electricity markets looks like it may to come to a head in 2020. Connecticut is expressing displeasure with the New England grid operator concerning some natural gas plants it […]


News and Policies, State

New York Planning 1GW-Plus Offshore Wind Solicitation in 2020

January 9, 2020

Via: Greentech Media

New York confirmed plans to issue its second solicitation for offshore wind farms this year, expected to add at least 1 gigawatt to the state’s pipeline. The upcoming solicitation, to be overseen once again by the New York State Energy […]


News and Policies, State

PSC Ensures Growth of Renewable Energy Resources to Combat Climate Change

December 16, 2019

Via: Energy Manager Today

The Public Service Commission today (12/12) acted to further promote the growth of renewable energy sources in New York by adopting a measure to consolidate the utility bills of Community Distributed Generation (CDG) customers. Consolidated billing will lower consumer costs […]


News and Policies, State

New York State approves sale of E15 fuel

December 6, 2019

Via: PetrolPlaza

The New York Department of Agriculture and Markets has approved E15 sales within the state. The move will soon open the nation’s fourth largest gasoline market to sales of the fuel blend. The rulemaking comes nearly a nine years after […]


News and Policies, State

Will Prior Decisions On Natural Gas Pipelines Come Back To Haunt The Governors Of New York And Pennsylvania?

November 25, 2019

Via: Forbes

Two Northeast Governors face reckonings over decisions made by their administrations on natural gas pipelines. These decisions could not have been more different, but the fallout from pipeline politics now threatens both of them. In Pennsylvania, word recently leaked out […]


News and Policies, State

New York Goes Out With A Whimper In Its Case Against ExxonMobil

November 11, 2019

Via: Forbes

Last Thursday, in a move that surprised everyone but perhaps shouldn’t have come as a surprise at all, New York State Attorney General Tish James withdrew two counts of fraud against ExxonMobil during her closing arguments in the flimsy case […]


News and Policies, State

Can New York Keep The Lights On While Ignoring Gas From The Marcellus Shale?

July 25, 2019

Via: Forbes

Two neighboring northeast states, each with immense amounts of Marcellus Shale natural gas deposits, will provide the test case on how we use energy in the next decade. Pennsylvania, home to the lion’s share of the Marcellus heritage, welcomed the […]


News and Policies, State

New York Enacts 100% Clean Energy Law, Secures 1.7 GW of Offshore Wind

July 19, 2019

Via: Power Magazine

New York on July 18 enacted the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act (CLCPA), law that requires the state to produce 100% of its power from renewables and nuclear by 2040. The legislation includes agreements to build two offshore wind […]