Winter Preparedness 2020-2021- Please follow this link for information regarding the expected forecast for the 2020-21 winter season and related information including programs that can help consumers with utility bill management, information and links for consumer protections, information and links for applying for HEAP, and links to assistance programs offered by the utility providers, as well as information about how to conserve energy while heating safely. Also, find information and links to downloadable copies of NYS Department of Public Service publications and winter preparedness material.
COVID-19 Moratorium on Utility and Municipal Shutoffs- New York State Public Service Law provides temporary protections for essential utility and municipal services during the COVID-19 pandemic. If you experienced a change of financial circumstances due to the COVID-19 pandemic, utilities and municipalities may not shut off your service for nonpayment, must reconnect your service within 48 hours, and must offer you a deferred payment agreement to pay any balance due.
New York Transco LLC Case 20-T-0549 Virtual Public Statement Hearings have been scheduled seeking Public Comment on the application filed by Transco LLC to construct, operate and maintain the Rock Tavern to Sugarloaf project.
High Bridge Wind Case 20-E-0542 Virtual Public Statement Hearing has been scheduled seeking Public Comment on the petition filed by High Bridge Wind, LLC to Construct and Operate the High Bridge Wind Project.
Excelsior Energy Center, LLC Case 19-F-0299 Virtual Public Statement Hearings have been scheduled seeking Public Comment concerning the application by Excelsior Energy Center,LLC for the Construction of a Solar Electric Generating Facility
Danskammer Energy LLC, Case 18-F-0325 - Virtual Public Statement Hearings have been scheduled seeking Public Comment concerning the application by Danskammer Energy,LLC for authority to repower the Danskammer Generating Facility in the Town of Newburgh, Orange County.
Mohawk Solar LLC Case 20-E-0481- Virtual Public Statement Hearings have been scheduled seeking Public Comment on the Proposed Major Solar Electric Generating Facility Project.
National Grid Pipeline E37 Reliability & Resiliency Project Case 19-T-0069
In February 2019, National Grid filed an application with the New York State Public Service Commission seeking approval to construct and operate the proposed Pipeline E37 Reliability and Resiliency Project (the Project). The Project would include a new 7.3-mile long, 16-inch diameter natural gas transmission pipeline. The proposed Project would be located in the Town of Bethlehem in Albany County and Towns of East and North Greenbush in Rensselaer County.
Reforming the Energy Vision (REV) - Case 14-M-0101
This fact sheet contains information about Govornor Andrew M. Cuomo's initiative to spur clean energy innovation, bring in new investments, and improve consumer choice while protecting the environment and energizing New York's economy.
Clean Energy Standard - Case 15-E-0302
This fact sheet contains information about Governor Andrew M. Cuomo's directive to the New York State Department of Public Service (DPS) to develop a Clean Energy Standard (CES) and to meet the State Energy Plan’s 50% renewable energy by 2030.