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Sustainability Plan
Captial region Counties are launching a coalition effort to craft a smart growth plan for Albany, Columbia, Greene, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Warren and Washington Counties. This project is part of the Cleaner, Greener Communities program, a major environmental initiative announced by Governor Andrew M. Cuomo last year.

Your participation will help us create a regional plan that reflects the values and vision of you and your community.

Visit sustainablecapitalregion.org to learn more about the process, the team and the upcoming events.

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Our Commitment

Schenectady County Chairwoman

" Schenectady County has a proud history of leadership. We were the home of Edison and Steinmetz who changed the world with their innovation and we continue to be the home of GE and other leaders of industry. With this comes a responsibility to continue to lead and be an example. Let’s all work TOGETHER to Green Schenectady County and to protect the environment our children will inherit..."

Judith Dagostino
Chairwoman, Schenectady County Legislature

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Incentive Examples
For upstate New York Small Business Electricity Customers, National Grid provide incentives for up to 70% of the cost of the installation of energy efficient equipment, and you can finance your share of the cost, interest-free for up to 24 months.
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more incentives for BUSINESSES

National Grid offers rebate for residential natural gas customers to install high efficiency heating equipment...
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more incentives for HOMES

There are many more incentives on the Incentives for GREEN HOMES and Incentives for GREEN BUSINESS pages

Energy Conservation Projects Learn how Schenectady County is saving energy and lowering costs

Showcase Green House Schenectady County has many ongoing and completed projects to improve the energy efficiency of County facilities. These projects will save on energy costs while reducing wasted energy.
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Showcase your project here! Motivate other area homes, businesses and organizations to save energy cost with grants and incentives. Send us an email and we will contact you to learn more.

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Assistance Programs

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Free or Reduced Cost Energy Audit
A free energy audit is available for Schenectady County residents with annual household income less than 200 percent of the Area Median Income (AMI) ... Learn more Visit program website
Home Weatherization Assistance
Need help weatherizing home/rented properties? The Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) helps income-eligible families and individuals lower their heating/cooling costs by making houses more energy efficient. Both single-family and multi-family houses are eligible... Read more

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