New Study Concludes Getting 50% of NY's Electricity from Renewable Sources by 2030 is a Net Win

NRDC's Jackson Morris looks at the low cost and high value of procuring 50 percent of New York's electricity from renewable sources. In December, when New York Governor Andrew Cuomo directed the state's Public Service Commission (PSC) to create a Clean Energy Standard (CES) that ensures New York gets 50 percent of its electricity from renewable … [Read more...]

The Customer-Centric Electricity Grid

Jennie Lay, freelancer for the Rocky Mountain Institute, describes how New York is developing the nation's first customer-centric electricity grid under the leadership of Audrey Zibelman, chair of the Public Service Commission. A two-plus-hour drive north from New York City along the Hudson River leads to the state capital of Albany. There the … [Read more...]