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Incentives/Policies for Renewables & Efficiency

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New York Power Authority - Energy Services Programs for Public Entities   

Last DSIRE Review: 09/19/2014
Program Overview:
State: New York
Incentive Type: State Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Lighting, Chillers , Furnaces , Boilers, Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Heat recovery, Steam-system upgrades, Compressed air, Duct/Air sealing, Motors, Motor VFDs, Custom/Others pending approval
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Solar Water Heat, Photovoltaics, Biomass, Geothermal Heat Pumps
Applicable Sectors: Schools, Local Government, Institutional
Amount:Not Specified; Initial project costs are repaid through resulting energy savings.
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New York Power Authority (NYPA) provides energy efficiency improvements to eligible public sector organizations at no up-front cost. A range of energy efficient upgrades are available through Energy Services Programs for Public Entities. This program covers the initial costs of purchasing and installing energy efficient measures for schools and other public entities served by NYPA. Participating entities must be located in the state of New York. Energy savings generated from the project will repay the up-front investment. Eligible entities include: 

  • K-12 Schools
  • Colleges and Universities
  • Local Governments
  • State Government
  • Water and Wastewater Treatment Facilities
  • Healthcare Facilities

The program evaluates eligible facilities and offers solutions for increased energy savings. Generally, the program focuses on comprehensive energy efficiency gains through a variety of solutions, from the traditional energy conservation measures such as high efficiency lighting to the integration clean energy technology. NYPA covers the up-front project costs and recovers this investment by sharing the resulting energy savings with the participating entity. Participating entities retain all energy savings after the repayment process is completed. Contact NYPA for more information on program guidelines and eligibility.

  Energy Services Program
New York Power Authority
123 Main Street
Mail Stop 10 - H
White Plains, NY 10601-3170
Phone: (866) 314-4110
Web Site:
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Disclaimer: The information presented on the DSIRE web site provides an unofficial overview of financial incentives and other policies. It does not constitute professional tax advice or other professional financial guidance, and it should not be used as the only source of information when making purchasing decisions, investment decisions or tax decisions, or when executing other binding agreements. Please refer to the individual contact provided below each summary to verify that a specific financial incentive or other policy applies to your project.

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