NYSERDA http://wamc.org en Albany Airport Unveils 6 Electric Car Chargers http://wamc.org/post/albany-airport-unveils-6-electric-car-chargers <p></p><p>The New York Power Authority and the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority on Wednesday unveiled the first of 100 planned installations they’re partnering on to charge electric vehicles statewide.&nbsp; It's part of a larger effort that seeks to encourage more electric vehicles and the infrastructure to support them.</p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 17:01:30 +0000 Dave Lucas 92430 at http://wamc.org Albany Airport Unveils 6 Electric Car Chargers NYSERDA Awarding $1.9M To 11 Companies http://wamc.org/post/nyserda-awarding-19m-11-companies <p>Eleven companies have been awarded a total of $1.9 million in funding to explore new technologies to increase energy efficiency in New York State buildings while helping to grow business in the building construction sector.</p> Fri, 09 May 2014 16:18:48 +0000 Dave Lucas 90061 at http://wamc.org NYSERDA Awarding $1.9M To 11 Companies NYSERDA Awards Support Transportation Innovation http://wamc.org/post/nyserda-awards-support-transportation-innovation <p>This week, the Cuomo administration announced $4.3 million in grants for projects that would reduce the environmental impact of transportation in New York.</p><p></p><p>The 17 awards, administered through the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority – or NYSERDA – are focused on technologies that would reduce dependence on fossil fuels, cut down on pollution, and promote healthier lifestyles.</p><p></p><p>Spokeswoman Kate Muller said NYSERDA’s focus on technology is an aspect of reducing energy use and greenhouse gas emissions.</p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 18:49:25 +0000 Lucas Willard 88511 at http://wamc.org NYSERDA Awards Support Transportation Innovation Grants Assist High School Clean Tech Workforce Training Programs http://wamc.org/post/grants-assist-high-school-clean-tech-workforce-training-programs <p>A Saratoga County school district has received a grant to enhance a program that connects students with the clean tech industry.</p><p>The Cuomo administration this week announced more than $1 million grants to support high school clean-energy training programs. The grants, administered by the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority, or NYSERDA, focus on preparing students for careers in clean energy through supporting STEM programs.</p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 20:54:20 +0000 Lucas Willard 87824 at http://wamc.org Skidmore College Announces Partnership With NYSERDA To Train Executives In Clean Energy http://wamc.org/post/skidmore-college-announces-partnership-nyserda-train-executives-clean-energy <p></p><p>The New York Executive Clean Energy Leadership Insitute- or NY EXCEL - is a new program launched by Skidmore College focused on training business professionals in the Empire State about renewable energy and the opportunities surrounding clean energy investment.</p><p>The college will partner with the Syracuse Center of Excellence, Brookhaven National Laboratory, the New York Battery and Energy Storage Technology Consortium, and the Pace Energy and Climate Center.</p> Mon, 18 Nov 2013 21:19:13 +0000 Lucas Willard 78067 at http://wamc.org Skidmore College Announces Partnership With NYSERDA To Train Executives In Clean Energy Albany County Unveils Cogeneration Initiative http://wamc.org/post/albany-county-unveils-cogeneration-initiative <p></p><p>Albany County's new Waste Heat/Co-generation facility in Menands will not only save money by creating renewable energy, it will also cut CO2 emissions by nearly 1,500 tons per year and will reuse 50,000 gallons of water per day to cool the high-efficiency system.&nbsp; Albany County Executive Dan McCoy says the co-gen project has long been in the works.</p><p>The facility is designed to provide long-term environmental and economic benefits to the Albany County Sewer District's eight member communities, which serve a population of 200,000.</p> Wed, 30 Oct 2013 16:35:00 +0000 Dave Lucas 76597 at http://wamc.org Albany County Unveils Cogeneration Initiative