Site Map

Business & Industry

Energy Saving Tips


Agricultural Food Waste Management

Controlled Environment Agriculture

CEA Ongoing Projects

CEA Completed Projects

Contact Controlled Environmental Agriculture

Commercial Real Estate

Commercial Transportation

Data Centers

Healthcare & Hospitals

Housing & Development



Training Opportunities

Communities & Governments

K-12 Schools

Environmental Resources

K-12 Energy Smart Schools

Solar Lessons for Students

School Power Naturally

In the Classroom

Level II Lessons

Level III Lessons

Solar Kit Lessons

Renewable Energy Education

Renewable Energy Resources

Solar Energy Information

Wind Resources

WindWise Education

K-6 Lessons

Virtual Wind Farm

Wind Energy at Bronx Community College

WindWise Education Curriculum Download

Energy Action at Home

Bibliography of Energy Books

Energy Education Websites

Universities & Colleges

Local Governments


Residents & Homeowners

Energy-Saving Tips

Your Home

Air Conditioning

Packaged Terminal ACs and Packaged Terminal Heat Pumps

Water-Cooled and Evaporative Cooled Air Conditioning


Furnaces and Boilers

Heat Pumps

Heating & Cooling

Home Office Equipment

Cordless Phones & Answering Machines

Home Entertainment

Battery Charging Systems & External Power Adapters



Four Steps to Choosing the Right Energy-Efficient Light Bulb

The Savings are Real

Lighting Frequently Asked Questions

ENERGY STAR® CFLs for Every Room in Your House

Pool Pumps

Power Management

Multifamily Building Residents

Personal Transportation

Sustainable Living

Buying Green Power

Vehicle Fuel Saving Tips

Utility-Sponsored Programs for Energy Efficiency

Partners & Investors

Partner With NYSERDA

Clean Energy Startups

R&D Innovation Video

NYSERDA Supports Business and Technology Growth Essentials

New York State: A National Leader in Cleantech

Path to Commercialization

Investments in NYSERDA-Supported Companies

Investors & Venture Capital

Cleantech Thrives in New York

Companies Driving Cleantech in New York State

Cleantech News and Events

Clean Energy Business Development Email List

Saratoga Technology + Energy Park (STEP®)

Available Space at STEP

Available Space: 10 Hermes Road

Available Space: 107 Hermes Road

Available Space: 20 Tech Trail

Contact and Directions

Shovel Ready Certification

Quality of Life

Financial & Related Resources

STEP Tenants

Excelsior Jobs Program

Careers at STEP


Cleantech & Innovation

Behavior Design Consulting Services




Biomimicry Goes Mainstream

Biomimicry Resources

Biomimicry and Energy Technologies

Efforts to Popularize Biomimicry

The Importance of Shape

Electric Vehicles


Comparing Electric Vehicles

Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles

Battery Electric Vehicles

Charging Station Options


Information for...

Electric Vehicle Buyers & Dealers

Planners & Municipalities

Charging Station Hosts

Fleet Operators

Charging Station Installers and Inspectors

Support and Discounts

Electric Vehicle Programs

Data and Reports

Best Practice Guides for Charging Stations

Electric Vehicle Charging Station Data

Electric Vehicles Reports and Studies

Case Studies

Case Studies of Public Access Charging Stations

Case Studies of Other Charging Station Locations


Electric Vehicle Calculator

Electric Vehicle Registration Map

Electric Vehicle Station Locator

News and Events

Energy Prices and Weather Data

Motor Gasoline Prices

Weekly Average Motor Gasoline Prices

Monthly Average Motor Gasoline Prices

On Highway Diesel Prices

Weekly On-Highway Diesel Prices

Monthly On-Highway Diesel Prices

Home Heating Oil Prices

Average Home Heating Oil Prices

Monthly Average Home Heating Oil Prices

Propane Prices

Average Propane Prices

Monthly Average Propane Prices

Kerosene Prices

Average Kerosene Prices

Monthly Average Kerosene Prices

Additional Petroleum Prices

Electricity Prices

Monthly Average Retail Price of Electricity - Commercial

Monthly Average Retail Price of Electricity - Industrial

Monthly Average Retail Price of Electricity - Residential

Natural Gas Prices

Monthly Average Price of Natural Gas - Commercial

Monthly Average Price of Natural Gas - Industrial

Monthly Average Price of Natural Gas - Residential

Annual Prices

Energy Storage


Power Generation

Combined Heat and Power Systems

Geothermal Heat Pumps

Net Metering/Remote Net Metering and Interconnection

Solar Technologies

Wind Energy

Small Wind Technologies

Offshore Wind in NY State

Large Wind Farm Developments

Radioactive Waste Policy and Nuclear Coordination

Low-Level Radioactive Waste Annual Report Forms

Low-Level Radioactive Waste Annual Report FAQ

Research & Innovation Centers

Research Projects

Smart Grid

Transportation Technology

West Valley Site Management Program

Consent Decree

Deer Hunting Program

Fuel Reprocessing History

State-Licensed Disposal Area

West Valley Demonstration Project


Alternative Fuel Vehicles

Fleet Management


Programs & Services

Business & Industry

Cleantech & Innovation

Communities & Governments

Partners & Investors

Residents & Homeowners

76West Clean Energy Competition

76West Events

The Next Cleantech Community

76West Application

Competition Details

Competition Results

76West Partners

Join the 76West Email List

Advanced Buildings Program

Agriculture Energy Audit Program

Anaerobic Digester Gas-to-Electricity Program

Assisted Home Performance with

How the Program Works

Income Guidelines

Assistance for Multi-Unit Homeowners

Frequently Asked Questions

Contractor Delivery Channel - Become a Contractor

Commercial Real Time Energy Management Qualified Vendors

Home Performance with ENERGY STAR®

Become a Participating Home Performance with ENERGY STAR® Contractor

Existing Home Renovations Frequently Asked Questions

HERS Training Providers

New York ENERGY STAR® Certified Homes

Program Offerings for Builders of New York ENERGY STAR® Certified Homes

Become a Builder of New York ENERGY STAR® Certified Homes

Frequently Asked Questions about New York ENERGY STAR® Homes

New York ENERGY STAR® Certified Homes Resources

Home Energy Rater Overview

What the Program Offers

Home Energy Rater Frequently Asked Questions

Solar Electric (PV) Installer

Wind Installers

Multifamily Building Solutions Network


Clean Energy Communities Program

How to Become a Clean Energy Community

High Impact Action Items

Clean Energy Communities Program High Impact Action Toolkits


Clean Energy Upgrades

Clean Fleets

Climate Smart Communities Certification

Community Choice Aggregation

Energize NY Finance

Energy Code Enforcement Training

LED Street Lights


Unified Solar Permit

Submit Action Items Documentation

Applying for Grants through the Clean Energy Communities Program

Designated Clean Energy Communities

Submit Primary Contact Information

Clean Energy Workforce Development

Energy Efficiency Training

Renewable Energy Training

Energy Career Support

Clean Transportation Program

Combined Heat and Power Program

Commercial Implementation Assistance Program

Commercial Tenant Program

Community Energy Resource

EmPower New York

What to Expect

EmPower New York Eligibility Guidelines

Frequently Asked Questions

Apply for EmPower New York

EmPower Application Confirmation

Energy Code Training and Support Services

Entrepreneurs-in-Residence Program

Environmental Research Program

Air Quality

Acid and Mercury Deposition

Acid Deposition and Its Effect on the Environment

Mercury, Human Health, and the Environment

Climate Change

Crosscutting Environmental Research

Environmental Research Planning

Environmental Research Program Email List

Environmental Conferences

2003 EMEP Conference Presentations

2005 EMEP Conference Posters

2005 EMEP Conference Presentations

2007 EMEP Conference Posters

2007 EMEP Conference Presentations

2009 EMEP Conference Presentations

2011 EMEP Conference Presentations

2011 EMEP Conference Posters

2013 EMEP Conference Presentations

Flexible Technical Assistance (FlexTech) Program

Process for Using FlexTech Consultants

Become a FlexTech Consultant

Home Performance with ENERGY STAR®

How the Program Works

Frequently Asked Questions

Industrial and Process Efficiency Program

Industrial and Process Efficiency Program Frequently Asked Questions

Industrial Process Efficiency Program Outreach Contractors

Incentives for Data Centers Through the Industrial Process and Efficiency Program

Incentives for Manufacturers Through the Industrial Process and Efficiency Program

Low-Income Forum on Energy (LIFE)

LIFE Steering Committee

LIFE Events

2016 LIFE Statewide Conference

2015 LIFE Regional Meetings

2014 LIFE Statewide Conference

2013 Regional Meetings

2012 LIFE Statewide Conference

2011 Regional Meetings

2010 LIFE Statewide Conference

2009 Regional Meetings

2008 Statewide LIFE Conference

2007 Regional Meetings

2006 Statewide LIFE Conference

2005 Regional Meetings

2004 Statewide LIFE Conference

2004 Regional Meetings

2002 Statewide LIFE Conference

2001-2002 Regional Meetings

2000 Regional Meetings

1999 LIFE Statewide Conference

LIFE Webinar Series

LIFE Newsletter

LIFE Achievement Awards

LIFE Links

LIFE Resources

New Construction - Residential and Multifamily

Mid- and High-Rise Multifamily Buildings

Low-Rise Multifamily Buildings

Net Zero Energy Housing

Gut Rehabilitation

New York ENERGY STAR® Certified Homes

Why Build a New York ENERGY STAR® Certified Home

How the Process Works

New York ENERGY STAR® Certified Homes Frequently Asked Questions


Renewable Portfolio Standard Main Tier

History of the NYS Renewable Portfolio Standard

Renewable Portfolio Standard Documents

Project Gallery

Renewable Portfolio Standard Frequently Asked Questions

Useful Links

Main Tier Solicitations

Main Tier Eligibility

RPS Main Tier Email Updates

Provisional Certification

Advisory Opinion

Maintenance Resources

Operational Certification

Multifamily Performance Program: Existing Buildings

Multifamily Financing

Submetering for Multifamily Buildings

Comprehensive Option for Multifamily Affordable Buildings

Targeted Option for Multifamily Buildings

Incentive Opportunities

Incentive Opportunities

Incentive Opportunities

Incentive Opportunities

Incentive Opportunities

Incentive Opportunities

Incentive Opportunities

Incentive Opportunities

Incentive Opportunities

Incentive Opportunities

Incentive Opportunities

Incentive Opportunities

Incentive Opportunities

Incentive Opportunities

Incentive Opportunities

Incentive Opportunities

Incentive Opportunities

Incentive Opportunities

Incentive Opportunities

Incentive Opportunities

Incentive Opportunities

Incentive Opportunities

Commercial New Construction Program

New York State Strategic Fuel Reserve

NY Green Bank

NY Prize

Competition Structure

Frequently Asked Questions

Who is Eligible

Resources for Applicants

Opportunity Zones Map

NY Prize Feasibility Studies

Microgrids 101

Meet Our Team

NY Prize Contact Submission

NY Prize Email Validation

Join Our Email List


About NY-Sun

Meet the Team


Email Updates

Learn About Solar Electric Systems

FAQs About Solar

Solar Electric Terms

Get Solar

How to Read Your Electric Bill

Solar Financing Options

Incentives Available Through NY-Sun

Step-by-Step Guide to Find and Prepare for an Installer

Find a NY-Sun Participating Contractor to Install a Commercial/Industrial Solar Electric System

Find a NY-Sun Participating Contractor to Install a Residential or Small Commercial Solar Electric System

Solarize Campaigns

Frequently Asked Questions

Tax Credit Forms for Solar Installations

Megawatt (MW) Block Dashboards

Commercial/Industrial Megawatt (MW) Block Dashboard

Residential/Small Commercial Megawatt (MW) Block Dashboard

Project Developers

Salesforce Training and Resources

Solar Announcements for Participating Contractors

Commercial/Industrial MW Block

Commercial/Industrial MW Block Resources & Forms

Become a Participating Contractor for Commercial/Industrial

Commercial/Industrial Stakeholder Meeting Updates

Residential/Small Commercial MW Block

Residential/Small Commercial MW Block Resources & Forms

Become a Participating Contractor for Residential/Small Commercial MW Block

Become a Solarize Installer

Quality Assurance- Residential/Small Commercial <200kW

Interconnection Information

Project Developer FAQS

Communities and Local Governments

NY-Sun Brings Shared Solar to Your Community

Solarize Your Community

Local Government Training and Resources

Solar Installation Data and Tools


NY Truck Voucher Incentive Program

New York Generation Attribute Tracking System (NYGATS)

NYGATS Registration Documents

How to Use NYGATS

NYGATS Email List

NYGATS Contacts

On-Bill Recovery Financing Program

On Bill Inquiry Confirmation

On-Bill Inquiry Form

On-Bill Recovery Financing Program Frequently Asked Questions

On-Bill Complaint Handling Procedures

On-site Energy Manager Program

Commercial Real Time Energy Management (RTEM) Program

Renewable Heat NY

Advanced Cordwood Boiler

Frequently Asked Questions about Renewable Heat New York

Large Commercial Pellet Boiler

Residential Pellet Stove

Residential Pellet Stove Frequently Asked Questions

Income Guidelines

Guide to Participating in the Residential Pellet Stove Incentive Program

Small Pellet Boiler

Residential Financing Options

REV Campus Challenge

Membership Information

Recognition Process

REV Campus Challenge Members

Get Started

Energy to Lead Competition


Join Our Email List

Small Business and Not-for-Profit Financing

Small Business and Not-for-Profit Customers

On-Bill Recovery Loan - How to Apply

Participation Loan - How to Apply

Find a Participating Lender

Frequently Asked Questions About On-Bill Recovery Financing for Small Businesses and Not-for-Profits

Program Information for Lenders

How to Offer an On-Bill Recovery Loan

Participation Loan Process

Lenders – How to make a loan

On-Bill Recovery Financing Program Frequently Asked Questions

Program Definitions

Energy Assessments through the Small Commercial Energy Efficiency Program

Small Wind Turbine Program

Smart Grid Program

Funding Opportunities, PONs, RFPs, RFQs

Current Funding Opportunities, PONs, RFPs, and RFQs

PON 1746 - FlexTech Program

PON 2112 - NY-Sun Financial Incentives

PON 2568 CHP Program

RFI 2568 CHP Program – CHP System Pre-Qualification

PON 2439 Small Wind Turbine Incentive Program

PON 3010 Renewable Heat NY Biomass Boiler Program

PON 3011 Community Solar NY Round 3

PON 3082 NY-Sun Commercial / Industrial Incentive Program

PON 3106 CGC Phase II Implementation Grants Round 3

Advanced Clean Energy (ACE) Exploratory Research Funding (PON 3249)

PON 3256 Fuel NY - Permanent Generator Initiative

PON 3261 Commercial Implementation Assistance Program

PON 3298 Clean Energy Communities Program

PON 3308 Commercial Tenant Program

PON 3309 Real Time Energy Management (RTEM)

PON 3319 Multifamily New Construction Program

PON 3334 On-site Energy Manager

RFP 3036 Energy Modeling Partners Application to Provide New Construction Technical Support

RFP 3044 NY Prize Community Grid Competition - Stage 2

RFP 3300 Outside Counsel Services

RFP 3370 NY Clean Energy Jobs Study

RFP 3399 Customer Service: Phone, Email, and Web Inquiry Support

RFQ 3164 Real Time Energy Management Qualified Vendor

PON 1601 Rev1 - New Construction Program

PON 2309 - Low-rise Residential New Construction

PON 2456 Industrial and Process Efficiency Program

Consolidated Funding Application (CFA)

Metric Guides

Standard Forms and Agreements

Contracts and Solicitations

Funding FAQs

Funding Opportunity Email List



Board Governance

Board and Committee Meetings and Webcasts

Board and Committee Meeting Archive

NYSERDA Board Members

Richard L. Kauffman

Sherburne B. Abbott

Charles Bell

Kenneth D. Daly

Matthew J. Driscoll

Jay L. Koh

John McAvoy

Gil C. Quiniones

Basil Seggos

Jigar Shah

Elizabeth W. Thorndike

Mark A. Willis

Audrey Zibelman

Bond Financing

Clean Energy Fund

Careers at NYSERDA

Director, Commercial – Albany or New York City Office (#342)

Leader, Digital Solutions – Albany or New York City Office (#332)

Technical Business Analyst & PeopleSoft Project Manager - Albany Office (#401)

Director, Multifamily Housing Sector - Albany or New York City (#397)

Leader, Information Solutions - Albany Office (#343)

Project Manager, Commercial - Albany Office (#376)

Senior System Administrator - Albany Office (#387)

Contract Administrator - Albany Office (#389)

Project Manager, Residential Existing Buildings - Albany Office (#392)

Project Manager, Industrial and Agriculture Team - Albany or NYC Office (#393)

Project Manager, Residential Financing - New York City Office (#395)

Senior Project Manager, Multifamily - New York City Office (#396)

Project Manager, Reporting - Albany Office (#399)

Senior Project Manager, Reporting - Albany Office (#400)

Writer and Technical Editor - Albany Office (#402)

Program Manager, Market Characterization & Evaluation - Albany Office (#403)

Project Manager, NY-Sun - Albany or New York City Office (#404)

Project Manager, Commercial Team – New York City Office (#368)

Project Manager, Operational Transformation & Lean – Albany Office (#372)

Project Manager - Residential Existing Buildings – Albany Office (#348)

Senior Project Manager, Codes and New Construction - Albany Office (#373)

Doing Business with NYSERDA

Executive Leadership

John B. Rhodes

Janet Joseph

Jeff Pitkin

David L. Margalit

Noah C. Shaw


History of NYSERDA


2016 Announcements

2015 Announcements

2014 Announcements

Press Release Email List

Social Media


New York Renewable Portfolio Standard

New York State Energy Plan

New York State Regulations Regarding NYSERDA

Green Jobs – Green New York

GJGNY Advisory Council

Advisory Council Charter

Advisory Council Meetings

GJGNY Low- to Moderate-Income (LMI) Working Group

Publications and Technical Reports

Building Stock and Potential Studies

Case Studies and Feature Articles

Agricultural Energy Efficiency Program Case Studies

Behavior Research Case Studies

Biomass Heating R&D Program Case Studies

Commercial Energy Efficiency Case Studies

Data Center Incentives Case Studies

EmPower Case Studies

ENERGY STAR® Certified Home Case Studies

Home Performance Case Studies

Industrial and Process Efficiency (IPE) Case Studies

Multifamily Performance Program: Existing Buildings

On-Site Power Application Case Studies

Small Wind Turbine Case Studies

RGGI-Funded Project Case Studies

Submetering for Multifamily Buildings

Transportation Case Studies

Casella Waste Systems - Example Best Practice

Frito Lay (PepsiCo) Uses Compressed Natural Gas to Fuel Fleet (Case Study)

Manhattan Beer Distributors (Case Study)

Modern Disposal Embraces Clean Energy

Smithtown - Example Best Practice

Waste Management- CNG Refuse Fleet (Case Study)

Workforce Development Case Studies

Featured Articles

Building a Statewide Ecosystem for a World-Class Cleantech Economy

Building a Cleantech Industry on Long Island

Summary: Building a Cleantech Industry on Long Island

ThermoLift: Pumping Up a Better Heat Source

High-Tech Buffalo Is Open for Business

Summary: High-Tech Buffalo Is Open for Business

Advancing the Photovoltaic Industry

Graphene — the Energy Booster for Better Storage

Syracuse: One-Stop Shop for Business Innovation

Summary: Syracuse One Stop Shop for Business Innovation

Ephesus: A Spotlight on Success

Excelling in Cleantech - NY EXCEL

Transforming Entrepreneurial Innovation Into Business Success

Transforming Entrepreneurial Innovation Into Business Success

Start Right Up in Rochester

Cooling off the Load

Cleaner, More Efficient Trucking

Energy Analysis Reports & Studies

Weekly Heating Fuels Report

Additional Reports/Studies

Energy Forecasts

Winter Fuels Outlook Presentations

Additional Energy Links

Energy Assurance and Energy Emergency Plans

Energy Statistics and Greenhouse Gas Inventory and Forecast

Weather Data

Heating Degree Day Information

Monthly Cooling and Heating Degree Day Data

Weekly Transportation Fuels Report

Natural Gas Studies

Patterns and Trends - New York State Energy Profile

Regional Utility Company Information

Energy Efficiency Services Reports

Petroleum Infrastructure Studies

Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Potential Studies

Other Technical Reports

R&D Technical Reports Energy Audit Reports

Environmental Technology Verification Reports

New York State Data Center Market Characterization

European Wood-Heating Technology Survey

Wastewater Hard Copy Reports

GJGNY Advisory Council Reports

New York Solar Study

NYSERDA Annual Reports and Financial Statements

Offshore Wind Plans for New York State

Program Planning, Status and Evaluation Reports

Consolidated Edison Gas Efficiency Program

Energy Infrastructure Reports

EEPS and other Status Reports

Reforming the Energy Vision (REV)

Clean Energy Fund Reports

GJGNY Evaluation Reports

NY-Sun Performance Reports

NYSERDA Evaluation Reports

2016 NYSERDA Evaluation Reports

2015 NYSERDA Evaluation Reports

2014 NYSERDA Evaluation Reports

2013 NYSERDA Evaluation Reports

2012 NYSERDA Evaluation Reports

Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) Reports

Strategic Outlook

System Benefits Charge IV (SBCIV) Documents

Research and Technical Reports

Biomass - R&D Technical Reports

Solar - R&D Technical Reports

Clean Power Innovation - R&D Technical Reports

Environmental Research and Development Technical Reports

Responding to Climate Change in New York State (ClimAID)

Natural Gas Enviromental Impact

Wind - R&D Technical Reports

Electric Power Transmission and Distribution Reports- R&D Technical Reports

Clean Transportation Reports and Guides

Water and Wastewater Technical Reports

West Valley Reports

Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative

Notice of Auction

Use of Auction Proceeds

RGGI Meeting and Planning Documents

21 NYCRR Part 507

System Benefits Charge

System Benefits Charge IV (SBCIV) Documents

System Benefits Charge Email Updates

Tracking Progress

Contact Us

Consumer Services and Events Management

Submit an Event for Review

Event Calendar

Girls in STEM Event - Closed

Web Policies


Citizens Code of Conduct


Internet Privacy Policy

Linking Policy

Social Media Use Policy

Partner Login

NYSERDA Lighting Parter Login