CS Energy has been awarded three utility-scale solar projects from the New York State Energy Research and Development Agency (NYSERDA) under its fifth annual Renewable Energy Standard request for proposals. As proposed, and as soon as operational, these tasks would ship 270 MWAC/365 MWDC of recent renewable vitality technology capability to the state. Development is deliberate to start in 2025 and shall be accomplished in 2026.
“As the primary firm to efficiently develop and assemble massive scale photo voltaic in upstate New York, we’re proud to proceed taking part in a number one position within the deployment of NYSERDA’s large-scale renewables (LSR) program,” says Eric Millard, Chief Business Officer at CS Vitality. “Our customized method and hands-on expertise collaborating with municipalities, state and native businesses, communities, native labor, and New York companies units us aside in serving to New York obtain its renewable vitality objectives.”
Doreen M. Harris, President and CEO of NYSERDA stated, “With the assistance of companions like CS Vitality, New York is rising a pipeline of over 120 large-scale renewable tasks that deliver us nearer to reaching our local weather and clear vitality objectives whereas on the similar time delivering cleaner air, new inexperienced jobs, and native tax income to communities throughout the state. These newly awarded tasks are one other instance of CS Vitality’s ongoing dedication to investing in New York and assist to construct on the corporate’s profitable completion of Branscomb Photo voltaic – the primary utility-scale photo voltaic undertaking exterior Lengthy Island – and extra tasks prefer it that may ship clear energy to the grid earlier than the top of 12 months.”
The three tasks, amongst these chosen from over 50 bidding amenities, are a part of a aggressive 22-project procurement portfolio. Every one of many CS Vitality tasks listed beneath will deploy single-axis monitoring expertise and bifacial photo voltaic panels:
- Stern Photo voltaic: 27 MW in Schaghticoke, Rensselaer County
- York Run Photo voltaic: 122 MW in Busti and Kiantone, Chautauqua County
- Yellow Barn Photo voltaic: 216 MW in Lansing and Groton, Tompkins County
At 216 MW, CS Vitality’s largest undertaking is situated lower than 10 miles from the Cayuga coal plant, which was retired in 2019. The brand new undertaking’s proximity showcases the vital position photo voltaic vitality has in making the grid extra environmentally pleasant whereas stimulating native economies.
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