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NY-GEO 2020 – Registration is Open

Join us for the sixth annual NY-GEO Renewable Heating & Cooling Conference at the Albany Wolf Road Marriott Hotel on March 25th & 26th, 2020.

Weare excited to announce that NYSERDA President and CEO Alicia Barton has confirmed as a keynote speaker for the conference. Thanks to all who have already registered ! Why […]

NYS projects will bring 146 megawatts our way soon

Note from G.E.T. Publisher: This is an example for all governors to take note of and follow.

From Cortland Standard, November 30, 2019

New York — and Cortland County — is in the midst of a solar energy boom fueled by $1 billion in state funding as part of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s push for New […]

NY-GEO Notes Importance of PSC’s Order on Energy Efficiency that Will Increase Renewable Heating and Cooling in New York State

Buffalo, NY (January 16, 2020): Today the New York Public Service Commission ordered New York’s utilities to meet increased energy efficiency targets in the New Efficiency: New York proceeding. As part of the order, for the first time, the energy savings resulting from customers who switch from fossil fuel heating to heat pumps will be […]

Op-Ed : National Grid Needs to Come Clean

I’m writing to comment on National Grid’s tactics regarding its proposed E37/Albany Loop fracked gas pipeline. It has been reported that National Grid has asked local government officials and leaders of development agencies to submit testimony to the Public Service Commission (PSC) concerning this proposed fracked gas pipeline extension. Many of the solicited individuals did […]

Let Governor Cuomo and the Public Service Commission Know We Expect them to Serve the Public’s Interest and Protect the Planet

Let Governor Cuomo and the Public Service Commission Know We Expect them to Serve the Public’s Interest and Protect the Planet PSC Meeting, Thursday, January 16th

As the climate emergency heats up worldwide, the NYS Public Service Commission will decide whether to approve the Joint Proposal for the Con Ed rate case. […]

NY: Climate Emergency, Halt New Fossil Fuels – January 8th

Climate Activists to Stage Rally and Die-in at Cuomo’s State of the State Address. Climate activists from the Hudson Valley and the Capital District will hold a die-in in the War Room of the State Capitol at noon. The groups are urging Governor Cuomo to declare a Climate Emergency, starting with a halt to […]

New York Solar Energy Society Conference

New York Solar Energy Society Conference: Energy Efficiency & Renewables: NY State Summit February 4, 2020 Hilton Garden Inn, Troy, NY, Osborne Auditorium – 235 Hoosick Street 7:45 am – 5:30 pm

*Electrifying Our Energy Needs

*New R & D *How to Achieve Net Zero

*Mass Transportation

*NYS Policy to Match the Goals of the […]

NY Capital Region Heating & Cooling Workforce Networking Event

HeatSmart Capital Region invites you to this opportunity to engage and learn from Ground Source and Air Source Heat Pump experts in the region, including Aztech Geothermal, Dandelion Geothermal, Choice Heating & Cooling, Hot Water Solutions, Ridgeline Heating and Cooling, and Superior Co-Op HVAC. During this free speed networking event you will have the […]

Common Energy: Fulton County Community Solar

Oppenheim solar farm ribbon cutting: Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts of Little Falls and Dolgeville along with their troop leaders celebrate the ribbon cutting of the Oppenheim solar farm. From L-R: Andrew Bernstein, Kearsarge Energy; Chad Handy, landowner; Pastor Tom Jones, Bethesda Christian Fellowship; NYS Senator Jim Tedisco; Malcolm Bliss, Common Energy; Cindy Breh, […]

The Development of a Community Solar Project

Clifton Park, New York

At the ribbon cutting (L to R) Peter Bardunias, Southern Saratoga Chamber of Commerce (SSCC); Patricia Fahey, NYS Assembly Member; Mary Beth Walsh, NYS Assembly Member; Mark Richardson, CEO U.S. Light Energy; Scott Wiater, CEO Standard Solar, Inc.; James Tedisco, NYS Senator; Linda Tepper, Tepper Group and SSCC Member