january, 2024

04jan11:00 pm12:30 pmCEC 3.0 Program Webinar

Event Details

Please join the Hudson Valley Regional Council for their CEC PON 3.0 Webinar. Eleanor Peck, Sustainability Manager, and Elizabeth Sun, Clean Energy Communities Coordinator, will provide a detailed overview of the new program.

New and larger match-free grants for your clean energy projects and brand new High-Impact Actions to get points!

NEW:  Grants under $30,000 will not require a NYSERDA Contract for most project types.

New High-Impact Actions Include:

  • Benchmarking – CEC Energy Study Qualification:  Free energy audit for a building of your choice if you benchmark municipal energy use for the two most recent years.
  • Build Ready:  Nominate or support site selection for NYERDA’s Build Ready program.
  • CDG (community solar, wind, hydro) subscription for municipal electricity accounts.
  • Hosting or Owning a Solar Array
  • More points for higher greenhouse gas reductions (Clean Energy Upgrades 15% and 20% Reductions)
  • Building Demonstrations: Net Zero and Pool Heat Pump
  • Thermal Energy Networks:  Get points for both planning for planning and implementation.
  • Community Choice Aggregation threshold change:  Get points for 50-100% Renewable CCA (with 100% opt-up option)
  • NY Green Bank Project Completion
  • Higher incentives for more Electric Vehicles and Charging Stations, and Non-road Electric Vehicles
  • Electric Landscaping Equipment
  • Municipal Fleet Inventory

The full Program Opportunity Notice (PON) can be found here and Summary of Revisions can be found here

You can register for the event here.


(Thursday) 11:00 pm - 12:30 pm ET



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