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.
Energy Storage North America (ESNA) is the largest conference and expo for grid-connected energy storage in North America. With a focus on building the grid of the future, ESNA 2017 will bring together policymakers, utilities, commercial and industrial customers and storage industry stakeholders for energy storage site tours, networking, workshops, and learning sessions. ESNA 2017 will take place August 8-10 at the San Diego Convention Center.
Apply by 5/1. The Cleantech Open Northeast accelerator offers valuable mentoring, industry training, access to capital, and visibility to startups over six months. The program is designed to take teams through everything necessary in business development process but at a faster rate so your product can get to market sooner!
NY Prize helps communities reduce costs, promote clean energy, and build reliability and resiliency into the electric grid. NY Prize is a part of a statewide endeavor to modernize New York State’s electric grid, spurring innovation and community partnerships with utilities, local governments, and private sector. Our mission is to enable the technological, operational, and business models that will help communities reduce costs, promote clean energy, and build reliability and resiliency into the grid.
Promoting the development of a high performing smart grid that accommodates a diverse supply of clean energy generation resources, enhances overall grid performance and enables customers to reduce their energy costs, energy consumption, and environmental impacts.
Smarter Grid Solutions has announced that its Active Network Management technology will be used at the Energy Department’s (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) to demonstrate how to increase electric grid hosting capacity for Distributed Energy Resources (DER).
The New York State Smart Grid Consortium is part of a team that was awarded $3 million overall from Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) to develop a Distribution System Operator Simulation Studio.
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!
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.
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Consortium member Ericsson has been selected by Landmark Dividend, a leading real estate and infrastructure firm, to build communications infrastructure for its intelligent microgrid ecosystem [...]
During Earth Week, Governor Cuomo announced that 19 campuses across the City University of New York (CUNY) system will receive more than $520 million in [...]
In late April 2017, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency presented NYSSGC member National Grid with a 2017 ENERGY STAR Award in Excellence in ENERGY STAR [...]
Brookhaven National Laboratory, a Consortium member, has begun housing functional solar modules in recently vacant solar array racks due to its connection with the Northeast [...]
The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA), a Consortium member, has been selected for the 2017 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year – [...]
Recently, NYS Governor Cuomo has announced that $11 million in funding from NY Green Bank financing is available for 11 microgrid development projects across the [...]
While hydropower is a commonly utilized energy source, another type of water source may become normalized. Wastewater, which is water contaminated with human, agricultural, or [...]
New York is one of a growing number of cities that have pledged their commitment to clean energy. The first cities in Wisconsin and Louisiana [...]
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.