Energy Efficient Businesses

Energy EfficientAs the temperatures rise, save on utility bills by making your business more energy efficient.

Now is an exciting time in New York State to take a fresh look at energy. Community Capital New York is partnering with the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) and Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess to help small-businesses and non-profits in the region to make informed energy decisions that help them meet their bottom line.

NYSERDA has selected Cornell Cooperative Extension to be Community Energy Advisors – to help residents, small businesses, and non-profits navigate a network of clean energy and energy efficiency programs, financial incentives, and professional partnerships. They provide end-to-end service including:

  • Enabling informed energy decisions
  • Informing utility customers of financing options for energy efficiency and renewable energy projects and products, including those available through Community Capital New York
  • Guidance through the process of implementing a clean energy project
  • Connecting customers with energy contractors who can implement clean energy projects

To learn more, please contact Sean Welsh at 845-292-6180 or sw288@cornell.edu if you are located west of the Hudson River or Collin Adkins at 845-677-8223 x113 or cda37@cornell.edu if you are located east of the Hudson River.