Governor Cuomo Announces $6 Million in Awards for Innovative Low Carbon and Clean Energy Solutions to Help Combat Climate Change
Awardees Include Four Accelerate Southern Tier Projects and Six Companies Advancing Energy-Saving Innovations
“Accelerate Southern Tier Awards” and Co-Investment Fund to Invest in Entrepreneurial Projects That Advance Clean Energy Technologies
Building a Supportive Innovation Ecosystem Program Supports Governor Cuomo’s Nation-Leading Goals in the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act
New York (STL.News) Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced $6 million in awards for four Accelerate Southern Tier projects and six innovative technologies that support New York’s clean energy goals. Strategically investing in entrepreneurial projects that advance low carbon and clean energy solutions enables New York to foster healthier communities and to broaden adoption of innovative initiatives to build out the State’s green energy economy and combat climate change. This announcement supports Governor Cuomo’s nation-leading clean energy and climate agenda as outlined in the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act.
“New York has built a green energy economy that supports businesses from start-up to commercialization to establish a cleaner, more sustainable future for communities across our state, consistent with the goals of our ambitious, nation-leading climate agenda” Governor Cuomo said.