The webinars and podcasts prepared by Sustainable CUNY, as an objective and trusted third party in collaboration with multiple partners, are helping to remove barriers in the New York State solar market.
NYC Energy Storage: UL 9540A Data – NYC Utilization Guide
4/14/2020 | Sustainable CUNY and partners hosted a complimentary webinar with an in-depth review of the UL 9540A Data Utilization Guide for NYC, published by the Smart DG Hub.
In-depth webinars on the development of UL standards for storage can be found on the Reducing Storage Soft Costs page
Energy Storage 101
The CUNY Smart DG Hub, DNV GL, and NY-BEST conducted an interactive virtual workshop as part of NYSERDA's efforts to reduce the soft costs of energy storage deployment. This first in a series of virtual workshops will provide a basic primer on energy storage for the solar industry, including different storage technologies and considerations for projects.
Community Shared Solar / NYCHA ACCESSolar
NYC Community Shared Solar
Sustainable CUNY and the New York City Housing Authority hosted a webinar on Community Shared Solar in NYC on Thursday, July 9, 2020. The webinar focused on: 1) Education and Outreach to the Low and Moderate Income(LMI) Community in a Time of Pandemic 2) Role of CBOs in Advancing Community Shared Solar in Under-served Areas 3) Next Steps in NYCHA's 25 MW Solar Initiative
NYCHA ACCESSolar Program
Webinar: 41:44 PDF of Q&A
Sustainable CUNY hosted a webinar in 2019 on NYCHA's ACCESSolar Program. ACCESSolar offers teams of community organizations and solar developers the opportunity to install community shared solar systems on NYCHA's smaller rooftops at low or no lease rates in return for enrolling low to moderate-income households as subscribers and hiring NYCHA residents NYCHA Solar Program