Category: Upstate

NYSERDA-Funded Solar Project Helps Hoosick Falls Farm Go “Green” and Save on Utility Costs

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority ... announced the commissioning of a solar photovoltaic (PV) system at Berle Farm in Hoosick Falls, N.Y. The project was supported by funding from NYSERDA and the U.S. Department of Agricultu… more »

Willingness to pay for a clear night sky: use of the contingent valuation method

Abstract: This article applies the Contingent Valuation Method (CVM) to the issue of night sky pollution. Light pollution decreases the ability to view a clear, unobstructed night sky. Stephanie N. Simpson 1 and Briacuted Gleeson Hanna administered a sur… more »

Evaluation Reports for the Hudson River dredging project

On March 8, 2010, EPA and General Electric Company (GE) released the final version of their respective Phase 1 Evaluation Reports for the Hudson River dredging project. The Phase 1 Evaluation Reports replaced draft versions of the reports exchanged in mi… more »

Johnson Controls helps Rome, NY improve energy efficiency with upgrades citywide - Citywide improvements to save $8.5 million in energy costs over 15 years, bolster economic opportunities

Looking to optimize the city’s financial and energy resources, the city of Rome, N.Y., selected Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI) ... to provide energy efficient upgrades to multiple facilities throughout the city, including the installation of a state-of-the… more »