Offshore wind: UK businesses offered £1.5m to work with US partners

The aim of the competition is to reduce technical barriers facing offshore wind farms, including cutting costs

New York
New York awards $18m for low carbon buildings

A total of 28 projects will share the funding and provide comprehensive data on design, construction and cost

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New solar plant to give cerebral palsy charity sunny savings of $30k a year

New York State has completed the 1.4MW clean energy project for Upstate Cerebral Palsy

New York State warms up with $4m of HVAC funding

The money is intended to help develop, commercialise and demonstrate more efficient heating and cooling systems

New York offers $5m to help colleges and universities go green

The finance aims to allow places of education to ‘aggressively lower’ their carbon footprint, reduce energy use and improve climate resiliency

UN and Germany launch new initiative to accelerate green economy

The Global Opportunities for Sustainable Development Goals will foster exchange on innovative and successful practices through newly designed regional sustainability hubs

New York’s clean economy employed nearly 160k workers last year

The state’s clean energy economy has seen 8.9% employment growth since 2016, nearly double the growth of its overall economy

New York’s ‘largest’ energy storage system powers up

Key Capture Energy’s storage system supports the state’s ambition to install 3,000MW of energy storage capacity by 2030

New York fishes for information in offshore wind research

The state intends to use evidence-based environmental and commercial fishing related research to help advance offshore wind development

Con Edison lightens the load for food bank recipients with free LEDs

The energy giant has partnered with the Food Bank for New York City and Feeding Westchester to hand out the energy-saving appliances