NYS makes funds available to support electrical grid modernization projects. Photo by Toshihiro Oimatsu

Governor Cuomo announced yesterday that up to $15 million is available for projects that will help New York improve the resiliency, efficiency and overall performance of its electric grid to save on energy and costs to combat climate change.

The grid modernization initiative, which is administered by the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority, promotes the development of a high performing smart grid that will accommodate a diverse supply of clean energy generation resources, enhance overall electric grid performance, and enable customers to reduce their energy costs, energy consumption, and environmental impacts.

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