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July Fourth at Hanford Mills Museum offers water and steam power, plus authentic family fun

Hanford Mills Museum will hold its annual Independence Day Celebration on Wednesday, July 4. Activities include a kids’ fishing derby on the Mill Pond, frog jumping contests, live music, local food, and steam-power and water-power demonstrations in the Museum’s historic sawmill, gristmill and woodworking shop.

Visitors can sample ice cream made on steam-powered churn […]

Which Way Will the Wind Blow? Sheridan Hollow Power Plant event

Please attend a public forum about fracked gas, health problems and environmental racism from the proposed Sheridan Hollow power plant. The event will be at the First United Methodist Church, 1 Gilligan Road, East Greenbush on Monday, June 25 at 6:30 pm.

Featured speakers include Merton Simpson, Albany County Legislator of Sheridan Hollow […]

Big News about Geothermal Energy at Open House May 19

Something well established, but smartly re-engineered, has quietly entered into the Capital District home energy market.

Find out what this exciting development is by attending an Open House featuring a pioneering geothermal heating and cooling system. This Open House showcases a modernized energy system revealing new features and benefits during the house […]

Hanford Mills Museum to open for the 45th season; Guided tours offered at historic water-powered mill

[East Meredith, NY] Hanford Mills Museum opens for its 45th anniversary season on Wednesday, May 16. Guided tours will be offered Wednesdays through Sundays and feature demonstrations in the water-powered sawmill, gristmill, and woodworking shop.

In addition to the operating the 1926 Fitz overshot waterwheel and water turbines, on select days, the Museum operates its […]

GEOTHERMAL OPEN HOUSE CANAAN, NY

Something well established, but smartly re-engineered, has quietly entered into the Capital District home energy market.

Find out what this exciting development is by attending an Open House featuring a pioneering geothermal heating and cooling system. This Open House showcases a modernized energy system and will point out new features and benefits during the house […]

NYS Assemblyman Englebright STOP Very Destructive Energy Resource (VDER) Crediting Mechanism

New legislation would keep net metering until 2021

“With Long Island solar installations dropping 44% between 2016 and 2017, now is not the time to introduce a new Value of Distributed Energy Resources System (VDER) crediting mechanism that causes confusion and unpredictability,” said Assemblymember Steve Englebright (D-Setauket). “The Public Service Commission (PSC) has badly […]

GOVERNOR CUOMO ANNOUNCES NEW SOLICITATION FOR LARGE SCALE RENEWABLE ENERGY PROJECTS TO DEVELOP CLEAN ENERGY AND COMBAT CLIMATE

Expected to Spur Up to $1.5 Billion in Private Investment, Up to 20 Large Scale Renewable Projects Creating More Than 1,000 Good-Paying Jobs

Projects Accelerate Progress Toward Governor Cuomo’s Mandate for 50 Percent of State’s Electricity to Come from Renewable Sources by 2030

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the second solicitation for large-scale renewable […]

GEOTHERMAL ENERGY OPEN HOUSE IN CANAAN, NY

Something well established, but smartly engineered, has quietly entered into the Capital District home energy market.

Find out what this exciting development is by attending an Open House featuring a pioneering geothermal heating and cooling system. This Open House showcases a modernized energy system and will point out new features and benefits during […]

Small Space Gardening Workshop: Schoharie, NY

Small Space Gardening The Schoharie Free Library will host “Small Space Gardening” on Thursday, April 26, 6:30 p.m., 103 Knower Ave. in Schoharie. The workshop is free and open to the public. For further workshop information, call 518.295.7127 or email JMosher@mvls.info. If you’d love a garden, but you’re a little short on space or time, […]

Premier Northeast Renewable Heating & Cooling Conference Returns to Albany, April 18-19

Conference Looks to Spur Massive Conversion of Buildings to Renewable Heat

Specially priced intro Geothermal 101 bloc available on Day 1.

The New York Geothermal Energy Organization (NY-GEO) is holding its fourth annual Renewable Heating & Cooling Conference at the Red Lion Hotel in Albany, New York on April […]