Electric Power Transmission and Distribution (EPTD) Smart Grid Program (New York)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place New York


Applies to States or Provinces New York
Name Electric Power Transmission and Distribution (EPTD) Smart Grid Program (New York)
Policy Category Financial Incentive
Policy Type Grant Program
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Solar Photovoltaics, Tidal Energy, Wave Energy, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province














Program Administrator New York State Energy Research and Development Authority
Primary Website http://www.nyserda.ny.gov/Funding-Opportunities/Current-Funding-Opportunities/PON-2474-Electric-Power-Transmission-and-Distribution-Smart-Grid-Program.aspx


Last Review 2014-09-15



Summary

Up to $10 million in funds is available from NYSERDA to support research and engineering studies, product development and demonstration projects that improve the reliability, efficiency, quality, and overall performance of the electric power delivery system in New York State. The primary objective of the program is to promote the development of a smart grid that accommodates a diverse supply of generation resources, enhances overall grid performance and enables customers to reduce costs, energy consumption, and environmental impacts. Preferred technologies include distributed energy resources integration, grid scale energy storage, and renewable energy integration.


Policy Contact

Department New York State Energy Research and Development Authority
Address 17 Columbia Circle Albany, New York 12203-6399


Phone 518-862-1090




















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