• Because we all want cleaner air​

    • Solar energy can displace fossil-fueled power, avoiding their harmful emissions. New York State currently gets only 28% of its electricity from clean, renewable resources like solar, wind and hydro-power.

    • Similar solar and wind projects are being proposed throughout the State.

  • State policy requires more renewable power​

    • New York’s Clean Energy Standard mandates that 50% of New York's electricity come from renewable energy sources  ̶  such as solar power  ̶  by 2030.​

    • The State Energy Plan calls for reducing greenhouse gas emissions 40% by 2030.
       

  • Local economic benefits

    • Added revenue for school, town and county ​.

    • New funds for library, ambulance and fire companies​.

    • Construction and operations jobs​.

    • Stabilized long-term electricity prices​.
       

  • Boost electric system reliability 

    • Located at a vital section of the electric grid in Hudson Valley.

Why a Solar Facility in Coeymans?

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