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  • 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 (New Scotland to Pleasant Valley corridor)

 nyiso-graphics.jpgNYISO Power Trends 2018, pages 25,49