NY Prize helps communities reduce costs, promote clean energy, and build reliability and resiliency into the electric grid. NY Prize is a part of a statewide endeavor to modernize New York State’s electric grid, spurring innovation and community partnerships with utilities, local governments, and private sector. Our mission is to enable the technological, operational, and business models that will help communities reduce costs, promote clean energy, and build reliability and resiliency into the grid.
Modernize New York State’s electric gridProtect individuals and communities from power outagesImprove power quality and reliability for existing and future New York businessesEnable the State’s transition to a cleaner, resilient, and affordable energy infrastructure
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A first-in-the nation $40 million competition to help communities create microgrids - standalone energy systems that can operate independently in the event of a power outage.