state energy research

New York Tests High-Efficiency Wood Heat Technologies

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

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

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…