Electric Power Transmission and Distribution (EPTD) Smart Grid Program (New York)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|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|
|Program Administrator||New York State Energy Research and Development Authority|
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.
|Department||New York State Energy Research and Development Authority|
|Address||17 Columbia Circle Albany, New York 12203-6399|