New York to receive its ‘first’ community solar project by the end of 2021

The 102MW portfolio could generate around 2,000 manufacturing jobs and power 15,000 New York households with clean energy

One million homes in New York to be powered by new natural gas plant

The Cricket Valley Energy Centre uses advanced technology to ensure it reduces carbon dioxide emissions

New York launches ‘sustainability challenge’ amid coronavirus crisis

Submitted proposals will offer sustainable solutions for the energy storage, the building materials and the reduction of ’embodied carbon’

New York grid workers to live ‘isolated’ at control centres

It says 37 workers have agreed to enter the ‘sequestration programme’ to keep the lights on during the coronavirus crisis

Tesla’s New York Gigafactory begins ventilator production ‘as soon as humanly possible’

Elon Musk assured New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio that he ‘will do anything in our power to help the citizens of New York’

Tesla suspends production in two factories and applies ‘touchless deliveries’ amid coronavirus outbreak

The technology giant said continued operations in certain locations has caused “challenges for our employees, their families and our suppliers”

New York Governor unveils 21 renewable energy projects

The newly-announced green projects are expected to generate a total clean capacity of 1,278MW

Tompkins County receives $4.3m grants to reduce food waste

The investment aims to help hungry New Yorkers and cuts out greenhouse gas emissions

New York unveils $6m co-investment fund to support emerging clean energy firms

Financing is being made available for green companies seeking to match investments from investors

New York State announces additional $2bn for efficiency initiatives

The New York State Public Service Commission has also approved an ambitious set of energy efficiency and electric heat pump targets to dramatically reduce energy consumption