Right now, community solar projects throughout New York are being hurt by the State's complicated pricing scheme called VDER, shutting everyday New Yorkers out of the market and forking over more power to corporate utilities. If we don’t act quickly, New York could lose billions of dollars worth of solar project investment and jobs in the solar energy sector.
BUT we can save community solar if we act fast before the legislative session in Albany concludes for the season in just a few days.
Learn more about the complicated pricing scheme Governor Cuomo's Public Service Commission has created to squeeze community solar out of existence with the following short and easy-to-follow videos created for the New York Energy Democracy Alliance by Lee Ziesche of Sane Energy Project. The peoples' stories help us understand the human side of the complex policy web that we must fix.