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Early Bird Special: Register for the Renewable Energy & Sustainable Living Fair before August 1st

2018 Renewable Energy and Sustainable Living Fair Saturday, October 20, 2018 10-4 Doane Stuart School 199 Washington Avenue Rensselaer, NY 12155 The registration fee will be $35 for not for profit groups and $200 for businesses. BUT… if you register BEFORE August 1, the cost will be $25 for not-for profit groups and $150 for […]

Geothermal Energy Open House Rhinebeck, NY Aug. 11

There will be a Geothermal Energy Open House featuring a pioneering geothermal cooling and heating system on Saturday, August 11 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm at 145 Primrose Hill Road, Rhinebeck, NY 12572.

The Open House showcases a modernized energy system with innovative features. There will be a short video, a tour […]

NY-Sun’s Solarize Initiative is Getting the Job Done

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that 2,439 solar projects have been installed or are in development in communities throughout New York. These projects are part of locally-organized campaigns supported through the NY-Sun Solarize Initiative. Solarize is a vital component of Governor Cuomo’s Clean Energy Standard, which requires that half of New York’s electricity come […]

July Fourth at Hanford Mills Museum offers water and steam power, plus authentic family fun

Hanford Mills Museum will hold its annual Independence Day Celebration on Wednesday, July 4. Activities include a kids’ fishing derby on the Mill Pond, frog jumping contests, live music, local food, and steam-power and water-power demonstrations in the Museum’s historic sawmill, gristmill and woodworking shop.

Visitors can sample ice cream made on steam-powered churn […]

Which Way Will the Wind Blow? Sheridan Hollow Power Plant event

Please attend a public forum about fracked gas, health problems and environmental racism from the proposed Sheridan Hollow power plant. The event will be at the First United Methodist Church, 1 Gilligan Road, East Greenbush on Monday, June 25 at 6:30 pm.

Featured speakers include Merton Simpson, Albany County Legislator of Sheridan Hollow […]

Big News about Geothermal Energy at Open House May 19

Something well established, but smartly re-engineered, has quietly entered into the Capital District home energy market.

Find out what this exciting development is by attending an Open House featuring a pioneering geothermal heating and cooling system. This Open House showcases a modernized energy system revealing new features and benefits during the house […]

Hanford Mills Museum to open for the 45th season; Guided tours offered at historic water-powered mill

[East Meredith, NY] Hanford Mills Museum opens for its 45th anniversary season on Wednesday, May 16. Guided tours will be offered Wednesdays through Sundays and feature demonstrations in the water-powered sawmill, gristmill, and woodworking shop.

In addition to the operating the 1926 Fitz overshot waterwheel and water turbines, on select days, the Museum operates its […]

GEOTHERMAL OPEN HOUSE CANAAN, NY

Something well established, but smartly re-engineered, has quietly entered into the Capital District home energy market.

Find out what this exciting development is by attending an Open House featuring a pioneering geothermal heating and cooling system. This Open House showcases a modernized energy system and will point out new features and benefits during the house […]

NYS Assemblyman Englebright STOP Very Destructive Energy Resource (VDER) Crediting Mechanism

New legislation would keep net metering until 2021

“With Long Island solar installations dropping 44% between 2016 and 2017, now is not the time to introduce a new Value of Distributed Energy Resources System (VDER) crediting mechanism that causes confusion and unpredictability,” said Assemblymember Steve Englebright (D-Setauket). “The Public Service Commission (PSC) has badly […]

GOVERNOR CUOMO ANNOUNCES NEW SOLICITATION FOR LARGE SCALE RENEWABLE ENERGY PROJECTS TO DEVELOP CLEAN ENERGY AND COMBAT CLIMATE

Expected to Spur Up to $1.5 Billion in Private Investment, Up to 20 Large Scale Renewable Projects Creating More Than 1,000 Good-Paying Jobs

Projects Accelerate Progress Toward Governor Cuomo’s Mandate for 50 Percent of State’s Electricity to Come from Renewable Sources by 2030

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the second solicitation for large-scale renewable […]