New York state wind power updates

From news sources:

Wind developers protest NYS Public Service Commission (PSC) rules requiring transmission study for proposed projects over 80 MW.  (Albany Times Union, 10/26). Related piece from WAMC radio, 10/26.

  • PSC press release (“PSC Levels Renewable Energy Playing Field” in Case Number 09-E-0497).

NYSERDA extends due dates for RFP 1613 (Project Implementation Funding for State Energy Program American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) (NYSERDA)

NYS PSC green lights flywheel energy storage project in Stephentown, Rensselaer County. (NYS PSC, 10/15)

“New York Wind Energy Day”  (10/14) coincides with AWEA event. (Daily Finance, 10/21)

Interstate Renewable Energy Council (IREC) releases 2009 Model Interconnection Procedures and 2009 Model Net Metering Rules (IREC)