PON 2629 - Improving Energy Efficiency and Crop Production in Controlled Environment Agriculture


NYSERDA seeks proposals to: (1) research the use of light-emitting diode (LED) supplementary lighting in controlled environment agriculture (CEA) as an energy efficient alternative to other lighting technologies; (2) demonstrate innovative applications of technologies that reduce electric, heating, cooling, water demands or other environmental parameters associated with CEA operation; or (3) develop an online ‘virtual greenhouse’ simulation model for vegetable crops.

  • Summary [PDF]
  • All Documents (including attachments) [PDF]
  • Attachment A: Proposal Checklist [PDF]
  • Attachment A-1: Acceptance of Standard Terms and Conditions [PDF]
  • Attachment B: Disclosure Form [PDF]
  • Attachment C: Contract Pricing Proposal Form and Instructions [PDF]
  • Attachment C: Contract Pricing Proposal Form and Instructions [XLS]
  • Attachment D: Sample Agreement [PDF]
  • Attachment E: Metrics Reporting Guide - Information Dissemination [PDF]
  • Attachment F: Marketing Questionnaire [PDF]

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