NY Senate Passes Ambitious Renewable Energy Measure

The NY state Senate has passed the most ambitious climate legislation in the nation, codifying a goal of net [...]

New York State to Lead New Offshore Wind Energy Research Effort

The new group will be known as the National Offshore Wind Research and Development Consortium. Officials say the group [...]

Cynthia Nixon Calls for New York to Fully Embrace Renewable Energy by 2050

In her first major environmental proposal, Cynthia Nixon, who is challenging Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo for the Democratic nomination, [...]

From Residential to Utility-Scale, Solar Wins in Recent State-Level Actions

A series of recent state-level actions have been lauded by industry advocates as positive steps for driving deployments of [...]

Columbia County, NY Joins State Clean-Energy Initiative

The Columbia County Board of Supervisors approved a local law to join the state’s energy development corporation to provide [...]

Stony Point, NY Passes New Law to Allow for Large Solar Panel Fields

The Stony Point Town Board passed a law at the end of January allowing for large-scale solar generating facilities. [...]

The Launch of a US Offshore Wind Industry

Leadership in the State of the State A little over a year ago, U.S. offshore wind (OSW) history was [...]

A New Law in Lansing, NY Will Regulate the Development of Wind and Solar Energy

After what’s likely one more revision, the solar and wind energy law will be put to a vote in [...]

Orleans, NY Adopts New Wind Law

The Orleans Town Council has adopted a new wind law after more than a year of determining new regulations [...]

Glenville, NY Adopts Solar Energy Law

Some types of residential arrays are prohibited by new legislation A new solar energy law adopted by the Town [...]