This page contains information for municipalities interested in supporting the transition to renewable energy and related initiatives.

This is an option for municipalities that streamlines permitting processes throughout New York State.  In addition to facilitating solar installation and reducing costs, the option comes with a monetary incentive to municipalities.

This network provides education, training, and technical assistance to local governments and jurisdictions in developing solar energy in the context of their community economic development, job creation, and sustainability goals.

This is a $40 million competitive prize for communities to upgrade electrical grids in order to reduce costs, promote clean energy, and build reliability and resiliency into the grid.

This program provides NYS school districts with the tools and expertise to bring solar energy to their facilities and reduce their energy costs.

This is a network of NYS communities engaged in reducing greenhouse gas emissions and improving climate resilience.

This is an effort led by Sustainable CUNY of the City University of New York that supports Federal, State, and NYC solar initiatives to strategically remove barriers to large scale solar deployment.