Gov Cuomo Commits $6.4M for Farmers to Save Energy

March 7th, 2013 | Posted in Blog, Government, Rebates | No Comments

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced $6.4 million in funding to help farmers reduce energy costs, protect the environment, and remain economically viable. This new funding expands a successful program launched in 2011, which has already assisted 170 farms in securing annual energy savings of $850,000 and reducing power usage by 6,800 megawatt hours. Administered by | Read More

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NYSERDA Announces Energy Efficiency Projects at Binghamton University

January 31st, 2013 | Posted in Blog, Government, Rebates, Schools | No Comments

From NYSERDA: The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) announced energy efficiency projects at the State University of New York at Binghamton that are projected to save the university $355,000 in energy costs every year and will result in the avoidance of over 2,190 tons of greenhouse gas emissions annually. These projects | Read More

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Gov Cuomo Gives Energy Efficiency Projects the (Green) Thumbs Up

January 4th, 2013 | Posted in Blog | No Comments

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo issued an executive order Friday that his office said will save millions of taxpayer dollars and create thousands of jobs even as it reduces greenhouse gas emissions. Cuomo directed state agencies to increase energy efficiency in state buildings by 20 percent in seven years. He’s calling the initiative Build Smart | Read More

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New York’s Small Businesses Eligible for Low Financing for Energy-Efficiency Upgrades

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December 24th, 2012 | Posted in Blog | 1 Comment

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority said Thursday that small business owners and nonprofits that make energy-efficiency upgrades can receive up to $50,000 in low-interest financing. The money will be repayable on the company’s monthly utility bills. Small businesses with 100 employees or fewer and nonprofits that own their building are eligible | Read More

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