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Where climate tech gets real.

Innovate in New York


Where people, policy, capital, and purpose connect

New York State has invested more than $800 million over 10 years to accelerate the pace of innovation and build a world class hub for clean energy research and development and technology commercialization. Within the Clean Energy Fund, Innovation has invested $13M in seed companies, $70M in early-stage companies and $46M in later stage companies.


Innovation@NYSERDA creates value and reduces risk through:

  • Climate industry innovations chosen in a competitive selection process
  • R&D projects that test and accelerate solutions
  • Collaborative industry forums
  • Co-investment alongside industry investments

A NYSERDA Executive describes NYSERDA's support for Innovation

Building a resilient, equitable energy system across New York State

More than 299 new and improved climate tech and clean energy solutions in seven focus areas have already been commercialized, collectively generating $14 million in sales.

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NYSERDA a premier partner supporting Innovation