The purpose of the Consortium is to collectively harness the unique resources of New York State to help define and achieve its strategic Smart Grid vision; facilitate and enable timely, efficient, cost-effective Smart Grid developments; and serve as a model for the nation.
New York Microgrid Inventory report is to present New York State Smart Grid Consortium Members and other Consortium stakeholders with information on all major New York State-located microgrid projects. Click photo to learn more.
Navigant and the Consortium selected six representative community microgrid projects for investigation. Click the photo to read more!
The final report of the MDPT Working Groups supporting NYS’ Reforming the Energy Vision (REV) proceeding is available. Click the photo to learn more!
Selected communities receive funding for engineering assessments to evaluate the feasibility of installing and operating a community microgrid. Click this slide for information on the winners.
The immediate goal of this project is to identify research capabilities related to grid modernization at universities throughout the state. This effort is part of a larger initiative to organize and promote statewide smart grid-related research. The final version is now available for viewing, click above to learn more.
Largest Such R&D Facility in the World Will Support Electric System Resiliency and Advance Use of Renewable Resources. Click the photo to learn more!
The long-term goal of modernizing New York’s electrical grid to improve reliability and resiliency,
lower long-term costs, and identify best practices to meet the evolving energy service needs of
consumers, will only be achieved through a collaboration of many different stakeholders who are
each responsible for different parts of the solution.
For the latest News and Events for New York State Smart Grid Consortium
as well as Industry ad Global Smart Grid news please click above.
Solar City has begun producing the first modules of what it touts as the world’s most efficient rooftop solar panel. The NYSSGC member company reports [...]
A new report from the Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability examines the experiences of utilities and consumers with prepaid utility service, a payment [...]
An investment by NY Green Bank of $49 million in three transactions will leverage an additional $170 million in private investments to expand clean-energy markets [...]
Greentech Media is hosting a Clean Energy Event, The Ultimate Resiliency Plan: Microgrids and the Continued Segmentation of Electric Grid Assets, beginning Wednesday, Nov. 18, [...]
The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) has helped make it easier for low-to-moderate-income homeowners to access solar. The Affordable Solar program, [...]
Jon Powers, Managing Director of Public Sector Business Development of Bloom Energy, an NYSSGC member, identified climate change as “the mother of all risks” to [...]
There are a variety of key activities now underway in New York State that are relevant to grid modernization.
Learn more about these activities by clicking here to read more about NY State Smart Grid Modernization.