Data will help in targeting opportunities to reduce energy use in homes
September 28, 2015
The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) announced that data from a first-of-its-kind study that compiled energy-related information from more than 3,000 homes in New York are now available to the public on open.ny.gov for use in identifying opportunities for energy efficiency improvements.
Changes Expected to Increase Number of Households and Businesses Able to Install Solar Hot Water
April 23, 2015
The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) is broadening its Solar Hot Water Program statewide and including projects that displace hot water produced by heating oil, natural gas, propane, and wood, in addition to projects that displace electricity.
To Date, More Than 115 School Districts Have Registered, Representing Over 400 Schools
September 29, 2014
New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has announced the rollout of K-Solar, a program under the $1 billion NY-Sun Initiative, to help public school districts throughout New York state lower their energy costs with solar power.
Program Looks to Reduce Peak Demand, Create a More Stable Power Grid
May 20, 2014
CALMAC, a supplier of ice energy storage systems, congratulated the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) and Con Edison for partnering on a new demand management program that encourages New Yorkers to install thermal energy storage and other energy load shifting technologies.
Contractors Participating in HVAC Program Completed 1,227 Quality Maintenance Projects in 2013
April 18, 2014
The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) announced that its HVAC Business Partners program has more than doubled its 2013 project goal for implementing the national ANSI/ASHRAE/ACCA Standard 180 for Quality Maintenance (Standard 180 for QM).
Steven Winter Associates Receives Deep Savings Award for New Construction and Installer Award for New Construction
December 26, 2013
Steven Winter Associates Inc. (SWA) was among four engineering firms in New York City recognized for achieving double the amount of energy savings required for projects completed through the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) Multifamily Performance Program (MPP).
Portal Allows Homeowners, Contractors, and NYSERDA to Track Energy Efficiency Projects
December 20, 2013
Conservation Services Group (CSG) and EnergySavvy have collaborated on a new program management portal that is designed to enhance communication among homeowners, contractors, and the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority’s (NYSERDA’s) Home Performance with Energy Star® program.
Multifamily Has Been Underserved Market for Efficiency Programs
December 19, 2013
According to the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE), the benefits of energy efficiency have been out of reach for many of the more than 20 million U.S. families living in apartments or condominiums that are often underserved by energy efficiency programs.
Facility Is First Net-Zero Municipal Building in New York State
October 21, 2013
Mechanical contracting firm TAG Mechanical Systems Inc. announced that it provided HVAC mechanical systems and a 54 kW solar photovoltaic (PV) system for the Skaneateles Village Hall in Skaneateles, N.Y. The facility is the first municipal net-zero energy building in New York State.
Initial Funding Will Permit Green Bank to Leverage Private Sector Financing for Clean Energy Projects
September 26, 2013
Gov. Andrew Cuomo has launched the first step of his $1 billion New York Green Bank initiative through a petition to use approximately $165 million in uncommitted funds for the Green Bank’s initial capitalization. This initial funding will permit the Green Bank to leverage private sector financing for clean energy projects.