Flexible Technical Assistance (FlexTech) Program


Effective June 15, 2020 through December 31, 2020, the FlexTech program will offer up to 100% study cost share for eligible customers. For details on eligibility visit: PON 4192 Program Addendum (effective 6/15/2020-12/31/2020) [PDF] 

Completing an energy study of your building can help you identify and evaluate opportunities to reduce energy costs and incorporate clean energy into your capital planning. The FlexTech program shares the cost to produce an objective, site-specific, and targeted study on how best to implement clean energy and/or energy efficiency technologies. A NYSERDA FlexTech Consultant can work with you to complete the energy study. 

Eligible Facilities

How to Apply

If you’re not sure how to get started, email us at FlexTech@nyserda.ny.gov. Tell us about your project and we’ll guide you through the application process:

  1. Visit the FlexTech funding opportunity page to read more about the program and obtain the FlexTech applicationLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page.
  2. Submit your FlexTech application, along with a scope of work & budget to FlexTech@nyserda.ny.gov

    *Scope of work and budget templates are available on the FlexTech Documents and Resources page.

You can always email FlexTech@nyserda.ny.gov at any point with questions.

Learn More

By sharing the costs of a FlexTech study, the FlexTech Program can help you make better investment decisions on your energy projects. It can help you determine:

  • If a clean energy project is right for you
  • How to reduce your energy bills
  • The payback on potential energy-related building upgrades
  • How to develop a capital plan that includes clean energy components

Eligible study areas can include:

  • Energy efficiency technical analyses
  • Investigation of an advanced technology or system
  • Creation of a long-term energy plan
  • Investigation of deep energy savings
  • Investigation of Clean Heating and Cooling Systems including Air Source Heat Pumps, Ground Source Heat Pumps, Variable Refrigerant Flow, and Solar Heating and Cooling 
  • Investigation of distributed energy resources

A summary of eligible cost-shared services and service definitions can be found on the FlexTech Documents and Resources page.

Find a FlexTech Consultant

NYSERDA FlexTech Consultants are firms under contract with NYSERDA that provide a range of energy services across New York State. Facility owners interested in participating in the FlexTech Program may work with a FlexTech Consultant or an independent service provider.

Find a FlexTech Consultant to help you with your specific energy study needs.

Become a FlexTech Consultant

Interested in helping New York companies across sectors make better energy decisions? Become a FlexTech consultant.

Have Questions or Need Assistance?

If you have questions about a project, your eligibility, or the application process, e-mail us at flextech@nyserda.ny.gov

A summary of eligible cost-shared services and service definitions can be found on the FlexTech Documents and Resources page.