December 13, 2017, Rhinebeck, NY – Last night, at the Village of Rhinebeck Council meeting, Mayor Gary Bassett announced his intention to give Right-of-Way to Dandelion Energy, the geothermal heating and cooling company started at Alphabet’s research and development lab, “X.” This first-of-its-kind initiative was met with unanimous support from the Village of Rhinebeck Board […]
Campaign calls for swift transition off oil and gas and for state to ramp up investment in heat pumps to reach climate goals
WHO: Speakers include Assemblywoman Patricia Fahy (D-Albany), geothermal expert Jay Egg, geothermal installer John Ciovacco to discuss jobs, Irene Weiser of Fossil Free Tompkins on anticipated fuel rate hikes. Organized […]
September 7, 2017, Upstate New York – Today, Dandelion, a geothermal startup that recently graduated X, the research and development lab at Google’s parent company, announces the selection of its first installation partner, Aztech Geothermal. The companies will complete all of Dandelion’s 2017 installations.
Dandelion is making geothermal heating and cooling affordable by introducing a […]
There is an opening to restore the federal 30% geothermal tax credit and it is important that to contact our senators and congressional delegation for their support. This credit is key to our efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by replacing the burning of fossil fuels to heat our buildings. On the Senate side, Tom […]
Renewable Heating & Cooling: Saving Money and the Earth
Wednesday, June 7th, 6:30 pm
First United Methodist Church
1 Gilligan Road
East Greenbush, NY
As our federal government takes us backwards on the environmental front, it is becoming clearer and clearer that we as […]
There will be a presentation about Geothermal Energy for homes, businesses and municipalities on Wednesday, June 7th, 6:30 pm at First United Methodist Church at 1 Gilligan Road East Greenbush, NY. The event and parking are free and light refreshments will be available.
In the Northeast, most of us spend most of our fossil fuel […]
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By George Harvey
In January, Renewable Energy World published an article by geothermal expert Jay Egg, Can Natural Gas Giants Switch to Geothermal? (http://bit.ly/NG-to-geothermal) In it, Egg makes a good case that geothermal heating may be an excellent path to continued profitability for natural gas (NG) utilities.
Geothermal heating […]
NY-GEO 2017 is coming up next Wednesday and Thursday. You can register here. If you would like an exhibit table or booth, please register today as the conference program goes to print shortly. In February, Governor Cuomo released an exciting Renewable Heating and Cooling Policy Framework along with a $1,500 per ton GHP rebate program […]
The Premier North East Renewable Heating & Cooling Conference April 19-20, Albany, NY
Numbers 5 through 1!
#5 Hear Ken Daly, President, National Grid NY, give the Utility Consumer View of the Benefits and Challenges of GHP and learn about National Grid’s REV pilot project to use Geothermal instead of natural gas for new heating […]
Numbers 10 through 6! #10 Learn about New York’s Renewable Heating & Cooling Policy Framework, designed to catapult NY’s buildings into a carbon free future. #9 Meet an impressive group of Attendees and Speakers – Last year 200 came from 111 different communities in 25 states, 4 provinces and 5 countries #8 Get Professional Development […]