state energy research

New York Tests High-Efficiency Wood Heat Technologies

Article: New York Tests High-Efficiency Wood Heat Technologies

ALBANY, New York, September 30, 2008 (ENS) – Searching for efficient renewable fuels, New York State is investing $1.6 million in the evaluation and improvement of wood-fired heating equipment such as residential and commercial wood boilers, pellet stoves, wood stoves, and emerging grass-pellet technologies. The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority today announced…

New York Funds Alternative Fuel Vehicles for Private Fleets

Article: New York Funds Alternative Fuel Vehicles for Private Fleets

NEW YORK, New York, June 10, 2008 (ENS) – New York is getting serious about cleaning up vehicle emissions. New York State and New York City jointly announced today that $6 million is available to help private and not-for-profit fleets operating in New York City to purchase new or repower vehicles with alternative fuels or…

New York State Reaches for Green Power, Green Jobs

Article: New York State Reaches for Green Power, Green Jobs

ALBANY, New York, February 26, 2008 (ENS) – Increasing the renewable energy supply across New York to meet 25 percent of the state’s electricity demand by 2013 – and fully funding the Renewable Portfolio Standard to make it happen – is just one of many recommendations offered Monday by a renewable energy task force chaired…