New York initiative targets 10GW of installed solar capacity by 2030

The development of the new projects are expected to power nearly 1.7m homes and create an additional 6,000 jobs

New York to explore green hydrogen to meet decarbonisation goals

A hydrogen strategy study will be conducted to compile information and data, focusing on opportunities surrounding green hydrogen to align with existing mandates for 70% renewable electricity by 2030 and 100% zero emission power by 2040

New York and Danish businesses collaborate on decarbonising high-rise buildings

The partnership will support knowledge sharing and investment from Denmark to New York and focus on the complex challenges of completing energy efficiency and electrification upgrades in high-rise buildings in New York State

NY Green Bank seeks proposals to help electrify affordable housing buildings

The expanded investment approach will focus on projects that prioritise energy efficiency and electrification in housing found within disadvantaged communities across New York State

New York offers additional $30m for Drive Clean Rebate programme

It expects to enhance the affordability of cleaner vehicles and help more New Yorkers take action to lower their carbon footprint while driving

New programme to help retain New York’s renewable energy resources

Proposals are being sought from existing privately-owned hydropower and onshore wind generators that entered commercial operation before 1st January 2015

Drones to locate abandoned oil and gas wells in New York

The wells release methane, which is many times more potent than carbon dioxide as a greenhouse gas and is second only to CO2 in its overall contribution to climate change

New York and National Grid team up for home energy savings pilot

The new performance-based model is expected to deliver additional energy and bill savings of 10% to 30% for customers

New York initiative to train workers to install green building technologies

The Career Pathway Training Partnerships programme will prioritise the state’s most underserved populations, including low-income New Yorkers and those living in disadvantaged communities

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