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Ice Harvest Festival – Meredith, NY

Aerial view of the 29th annual ice festival, Feb 2018. Photo: Jessica Vecchione

February 2, 2019 10 am – 3 pm

Hanford Mills Museum 51 County Hwy 12, East Meredith, NY www.hanfordmills.org info@hanfordmills.org 607/278-5744 Take part in a traditional ice harvest, just as communities did a century ago. Festival also includes ice carving, […]

Reminder, Capital Region NYSES Conference This Friday!

Energy Efficiency & Renewables: NY State Summit Friday, November 30, 2018 7:45 am to 6:00 pm Hilton Garden Inn Troy 235 Hoosick Street, Troy, New York Gourmet Breakfast Big Wind 20 CA – NY Universities Collaborate 120% Solar NOW Luncheon Net Zero Village The Value of Zero Energy Blockchains and Renewable Energy Controlling and […]

NYSES: Two Great Events in November

Thursday, Nov 15, 2018

You are cordially invited to attend an information session to hear first hand stories and see first hand pictures of Mr. Kevin Bailey’s very recent trip to rural Africa. From October 18th to October 29th, 2018, Mr. Bailey traveled into rural Tanzania to see existing projects and also […]

$40 Million Announced to Support Solar-Powered Storage Projects in NYS

Projects Advance Progress of New York’s Ambitious Target to Have 1,500 Megawatts of Energy Storage by 2025

On October 10, 2018, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that $40 million will be made 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 […]

3rd Annual Renewable Energy and Sustainable Living Fair – NY

Our current administration continues to cut our environmental protections, the most recent being the plan to dissolve the EPA Office of the Science Advisor. We are now increasingly on our own.

I would urge everyone to take advantage of the 3rd Annual Renewable Energy and Sustainable Living Fair at Doane Stuart School on […]

Battenkill Community Paddle & Clean Ups – Sunday Sept 23

Volunteers show off their collected can bounty during clean up.

Come out on Sunday September 23 beginning at Noon for a fall paddle & clean up at three sites on the Battenkill. Battenkill Conservancy is once again inviting the any and all river lovers to meet at one of 3 launch sites to enjoy […]

2018 Renewable Energy & Sustainable Living Fair

Community Advocates for Sustainable Energy will hold its third annual Renewable Energy and Sustainable Living Fair at Doane Stuart School (199 Washington Ave, Rensselaer, NY) on Saturday, October 20th from 10 am – 4 pm. It is the largest event of its kind in the Capital District and beyond. This event is free and […]

End of “Net-Metering” Casts Shadow Over Future of New York Solar

By Lydia McMullen-Laird, The Indypendent, Published September 13, 2018 – https://truthout.org/articles/end-of-net-metering-casts-shadow-over-future-of-new-york-solar/

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On a bright August afternoon in Brooklyn, the sun beat down fiercely as New Yorkers scrambled for slivers of shade. Except for Shaugh Dolcy. The 43-year-old software developer proudly basked in the rays on the roof […]

New York Event: Rally & Petition for a Million Solar Strong!

On Tuesday, September 18th, join the Rally for a Million Solar Strong NY on the Million Dollar Staircase in the NYS Capitol.

This is a call to Governor Cuomo to build a #SolarStrongNY with one million homes powered by solar over the next five years! A million homes powered by solar will create local […]

NYSERDA Announces New Municipal Solar Toolkit to Aid Municipalities in Developing Solar Projects on Underutilized Land

Toolkit Provides Guidance for Projects on Brownfields and Landfill Sites and Supports New Incentives Under the NY-Sun Megawatt Block Program Supports Governor Cuomo’s Mandate of 50% of Electricity to Come from Renewable Energy Sources by 2030 to Combat Climate Change

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) announced the newest chapter of […]