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Albany Office

General Information

New York State Energy Research and Development Authority
17 Columbia Circle
Albany, New York 12203-6399

Phone: 518-862-1090 / 1-866-NYSERDA (Toll free)
Fax: 518-862-1091


Driving Directions

From Albany Airport via 87 South (Northway) - (Approximately 15 minutes)

  • When exiting the airport at the light, take a left and follow signs for Route 155 and I-87 (about a mile east of the airport).
  • Just past The Desmond Hotel, turn right onto I-87 South.
  • Follow I-87 for a few miles until you see an exit for I-90 East (Boston). Take this exit.
  • Once you are on I-90 East – take the first exit – Exit 2 (SUNY Albany). Stay in far-right lane and take a right at the light at the end of the ramp. This will put you on Washington Avenue Extension.
  • Stay on Washington Ave Ext. for until you reach Rapp Road. (You will see a Polish American Community Center on your right and Daughters of Sarah on your left). Take a left at this light.
  • Follow this road (Columbia Circle) around the bend.
  • Once the road straightens out, NYSERDA is the first driveway on the right.

From the New York State Thruway (Approximately 7 minutes)

  • Get off the Thruway at Exit 24. Stay right.
  • After the toll booth, take the exit for I-90 East (Boston).
  • Once you are on I-90 East – take the first exit – Exit 2 (SUNY Albany). Stay in far-right lane and take a right at the light at the end of the ramp. This will put you on Washington Avenue Extension.
  • Stay on Washington Ave Ext. until you reach Rapp Road. (You will see a Polish American Community Center on your right and Daughters of Sarah on your left). Take a left at this light.
  • Follow this road (Columbia Circle) around the bend.
  • Once the road straightens out, NYSERDA is the first driveway on the right.

From the Albany/Rensselaer Amtrak Station via I-90 West (approximately 20 minutes)

  • Turn left onto East Street when you pull out of the train station parking lot.
  • At second light, turn left onto Partition Street, and at the end of Partition Street (one block), turn left onto Broadway.
  • At the third light, turn right onto the ramp leading to the bridge across the river to Albany, Routes 9 North and 20 West.
  • On other side of the bridge, turn right onto 787 North, toward Troy. Stay toward the right and in one mile get off onto I-90 West, toward Buffalo.
  • Get off I-90 at Exit 2, Fuller Road - State University. At the traffic circle, continue straight onto Fuller Road.
  • Take the ramp onto Washington Ave Extension
  • Stay on Washington Ave Ext. until you reach Rapp Road. (You will see a Polish American Community Center on your right and Daughters of Sarah on your left). Take a left at this light.
  • Follow this road (Columbia Circle) around the bend.
  • Once the road straightens out, NYSERDA is the first driveway on the right.

From the Northway

  • The Adirondack Northway is the portion of I-87 between Albany and the Canadian border. To reach NYSERDA from the Northway, head south past Northway Exit 2 (the exit for Route 5 - Central Avenue) until you see an exit for I-90 East (Boston). Take this exit.
  • Once you are on I-90 East – take the first exit – Exit 2 (SUNY Albany). Stay in far-right lane and take a right at the light at the end of the ramp. This will put you on Washington Avenue Extension.
  • Stay on Washington Ave Ext. until you reach Rapp Road. (You will see the Polish American Community Center on your right and Daughters of Sarah to your left). Take a left at this light.
  • Follow this road (Columbia Circle) around the bend.
  • Once the road straightens out, NYSERDA is the first driveway on the right.

Albany Staff