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$52.5 Million Available for Community Solar Projects that Support Underserved New Yorkers

July 22, 2021

New York State

New York Solar Energy Industries Association Executive Director Shyam Mehta said, "The Inclusive Community Solar Adder program will be a critical mechanism in expanding Community Solar's many benefits to low-and-moderate income and environmental justice communities and addressing crucial equity, access, and inclusion considerations related to the achievement of New York's CLCPA goals and our transition to a fully decarbonized electricity sector. NYSEIA and its members appreciate the hard work, robust stakeholder process, and thoughtful program design pertaining to the ICSA, and are excited to participate in this program as it is rolled out across the state."