NYSERDA - CHP and Renewable Generation Technical Assistance

April 23, 2004


The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA), as administrator of the New York Energy $mart program, is seeking proposals to study the feasibility of implementing Combined Heat & Power (CHP) and renewable generation. As part of determining the feasibility of implementing a system, successful applicants may use funds to investigate the sale or distribution of excess energy. NYSERDA will cost-share up to $50,000 of the cost of selected Technical Assistance Studies performed by an independent Service Provider. Eligible participants include: industrial and commercial facilities, State and local governments, not-for-profit and private institutions, public and private K-12 schools, colleges and universities, multifamily buildings greater than five (5) units, and health care facilities. NYSERDA is particularly interested in working with New York State electric distribution system customers of Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corp., Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc., New York State Electric & Gas Corp., Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation, Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc., or Rochester Gas and Electric Corporation.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: State
Category: Financial Incentive
State: New York
Incentive Type: Grant Program
Web Site: http://www.nyserda.org/795pon.html
Administrator: New York State Energy Research and Development Authority
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Solar Photovoltaics
  • Biomass
  • Hydroelectric
  • Combined Heat & Power
  • Fuel Cells using Non-Renewable Fuels
  • Landfill Gas
  • Anaerobic Digestion
  • Fuel Cells using Renewable Fuels
  • Other Distributed Generation Technologies
Maximum Incentive: $50,000


Name: Karen Whalen
Organization: New York State Energy Research and Developmen
Address: 17 Columbia Circle
Albany NY 12203-6399
Phone: (518) 862-1090
Email: kew@nyserda.org

This information is sourced from DSIRE; the most comprehensive source of information on incentives and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States. Established in 1995, DSIRE is operated by the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center at N.C. State University.