Green Enough for the New York Green Bank?

The $1 billion New York Green Bank offers tremendous opportunity for microgrids and other distributed energy resources.  But what kind of projects, exactly, should the bank finance? This question is now under debate before the New York Public Service Commission, where environmental, business and municipal interests are pushing often conflicting … [Read more...]

New York’s Green Bank Seeks Energy Efficiency Financing Proposals

New York’s Green Bank is seeking  proposals for credit-worthy energy efficiency and renewable energy projects that face market barriers to financing. This is the first request for proposals issued by the new state program, which plans to leverage its capital to encourage private market financing. The bank is not offering subsidies, but seeks … [Read more...]