Press Releases

Posted on Wednesday, May 11, 2022 at 12:01 PM
Yesterday evening, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) issued an order accepting the New York Independent System Operator, Inc.’s (NYISO) proposed tariff revisions to exempt State-supported clean energy resources from the NYISO’s buyer-side market power mitigation measures (BSM Rules), improve the valuation of resources’ installed capacity contributions to resource adequacy through a marginal capacity accreditation market design, and enhance the procedures for defining installed capacity demand curves to better reflect a rapidly changing resource mix.
Posted on Monday, February 7, 2022 at 1:14 PM
Today, the Independent Power Producers of New York (IPPNY) filed initial comments on the New York State Energy Research Development Authority’s (NYSERDA) petition for the Public Service Commission’s (PSC) review of proposed awards under Tier 4 of the Clean Energy Standard. NYSERDA’s petition requested the PSC’s approval of two contracts for the purchase of renewable energy credits under Tier 4 by NYSERDA from Clean Path New York LLC (CPNY) and the H.Q. Energy Services’ (HQUS) Champlain Hudson Power Express project to deliver renewable energy and reduce reliance on fossil fuel generation in New York City (Zone J).
Posted on Wednesday, November 24, 2021 at 11:24 AM
Today, Danskammer Energy requested an appeal to the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) on their decision to deny their Title V Permit for the Danskammer Energy Center located in Newburgh, New York. As part of the administrative review process, Danskammer has the right to appeal DEC’s decision.
Posted on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 at 3:14 PM
Today, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) announced its decision to deny Title V Permits for the Danskammer Energy Center and Astoria Gas Turbine Power, LLC.
Posted on Monday, September 20, 2021 at 2:13 PM
Today, the winning bids under the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority’s (NYSERDA) Tier 4 program to deliver renewable energy into New York City were announced. The winning proposals are Clean Path New York (a partnership between the New York Power Authority, Invenergy and energyRE) and the Champlain Hudson Power Express.
Posted on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at 11:24 AM
Today marks the deadline for developers submitting bids for transmission proposals under the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority’s Tier 4 program to deliver renewable energy into New York City.
Posted on Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 12:52 PM
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today outlined his energy and environmental priorities to develop New York State’s green economy as part of his State of the State address. The Governor’s remarks included a strong affirmation of private sector participation and competition to help evolve New York’s energy system and economy.
Posted on Tuesday, May 26, 2020 at 3:03 PM
In his update this morning on the coronavirus pandemic, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo stated that New York must prioritize infrastructure buildout, including more renewable energy resources. Among the projects he is looking to prioritize is a transmission line that would transport hydropower from Canada to New York City.
Posted on Tuesday, April 14, 2020 at 5:13 PM
As U.S. policy makers look for cost-effective ways to tackle climate change, a diverse coalition of power generators, trade associations, and think tank experts this week asked the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to examine the policy options and implications of carbon pricing policies in competitive wholesale electricity markets. The request, submitted before FERC by a broad cross section of the electric industry and think tank voices, comes at a time when many states, utilities and electric markets are already considering policies that reduce carbon emissions in the electric sector and grappling with whether to integrate carbon pricing directly into the markets.
Posted on Monday, January 27, 2020 at 4:37 PM
A report released today by Energyzt and a diverse coalition of energy, environmental and labor groups shows that New York City’s current plan to receive hydropower delivered over the proposed Champlain Hudson Power Express (“CHPE”) transmission line will not reduce climate-related emissions and, in fact, may increase overall emissions.