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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 […]


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 […]


Something well established, but smartly 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 […]

Small Space Gardening Workshop: Schoharie, NY

Small Space Gardening The Schoharie Free Library will host “Small Space Gardening” on Thursday, April 26, 6:30 p.m., 103 Knower Ave. in Schoharie. The workshop is free and open to the public. For further workshop information, call 518.295.7127 or email If you’d love a garden, but you’re a little short on space or time, […]

Premier Northeast Renewable Heating & Cooling Conference Returns to Albany, April 18-19

Conference Looks to Spur Massive Conversion of Buildings to Renewable Heat

Specially priced intro Geothermal 101 bloc available on Day 1.

The New York Geothermal Energy Organization (NY-GEO) is holding its fourth annual Renewable Heating & Cooling Conference at the Red Lion Hotel in Albany, New York on April […]

Top 5 Reasons to attend NY-GEO 2018 next week

Top 5 Reasons to Attend

#5 Get the Big Picture from across the Globe- The International and Interstate Perspectives Panel will feature geothermal stakeholders from Sweden, Norway, Ontario, the UK and Massachusetts. In addition, find out what NY’s Utilities are thinking about geo in our Utility Panel. #4 Move the Applause Meter in […]

NY Earth Day Events

Troop 127 “Collecting a Can” or two along the Battenkill in the Fall of 2017

State Route 313 Spring Highway Clean Up Hosted by Battenkill Conservancy & Trout Unlimited

Battenkill Conservancy’s Earth Day Highway Clean Up happens on Saturday April 21 beginning at 9am. Volunteers meet at the State Line Rest Area off State […]

Solar Farms: Free Event

Solar Future, Solar Farms – Guilderland Public Library Saturday April 28, 1 pm expert presentations – Helderberg Room 2:30 exhibits by Community Solar Projects – Normanskill Room

What’s the latest news on Solar energy? How can energy consumers benefit from this limitless natural resource for your home or your business? Dr. Richard Perez, University […]

Affordable Geothermal Heating now available for Western NY Homes with Radiant Systems

GroundUp: The Geothermal Alliance of Western New York is now offering radiant geothermal energy heating and cooling systems for a fixed price of $24,000, or with an additional dedicated geothermal heat pump for domestic hot water for $26,000, after NYSERDA rebates. This offer is for homeowners who have existing radiant systems or plan to build […]

SOLAR ENERGY OPTIONS FOR EVERYONE – First United Methodist Church East Greenbush March 28

Community Advocates for Sustainable Energy (CASE)* is sponsoring a public forum about today’s diverse solar electricity energy choices on Wednesday, March 28th at 6:30 pm at the First United Methodist Church at 1 Gilligan Rd. East Greenbush. This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be available.

Event moderator […]