Green Economy Library

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You are reading a resource in the Green Economy Library. This library is a free, open-access tool for anyone who needs access to good quality, well-researched, comprehensive information that helps them advocate for a livable future and learn about the complex aspects of our energy system and a just transition. Together, we can build the energy future that we dream of.

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Ramp Up Renewables

In order to fully decarbonize, green our grid, and meet the renewable energy goals of the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act, New York State must rapidly
build out more renewable energy generation and storage. Learn more about how solar and wind energy are generated, their role in NY state, and how they contribute to a clean future. You will also find information on the roles of energy storage and hydro-energy.

Topics in this section include:

  • Solar
  • Wind
  • Hydro-power
  • Storage