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The table shown here summarizes green power products available in New York and nationally available renewable energy certificate products. Please contact our Webmaster if you have questions or more recent information regarding these products.

Company and product listings do not represent endorsement by either the National Renewable Energy Laboratory or the U.S. Department of Energy.

State-Specific Retail Green Power Product Offerings 1
(last updated May 2012)

State  Company Information  Enrollment Information  Resource Mix2 Certification 
NY Ambit Energy Certified Green 100% wind Green-e
NY American Power & Gas Go Green 100% wind
NY BlueRock Energy Green Power (25%/50%/100%) wind, biomass, hydro
NY ClearView Electric ClearGreen 100% wind Green-e Energy
NY ConEdison Solutions 100% Wind Power 100% wind Green-e
NY ConEdison Solutions / Community Energy GREEN Power 35% new wind, 65% small hydro Green-e
NY ConEdison Solutions / Community Energy WIND Power 100% wind Green-e
NY ConEdison Solutions / Sterling Planet Sterling New York Choice 50% new wind, 50% small hydro Environmental Resources Trust
NY Energy Cooperative of New York (6) Renewable Electricity 27% new wind, 29% biomass, 44% hydro
NY Energy Plus Energy Plus Green Option 100% wind Green-e Energy
NY IDT Energy Green Energy 100% hydro
NY Just Energy JustGreen RECs 100% U.S. wind Green-e Energy
NY Just Energy JustGreen Standard RECs 100% renewables
NY Liberty Power Liberty Green 100% renewables Green-e Energy
NY Long Island Power Authority / Community Energy New Wind Energy new wind
NY Long Island Power Authority / Community Energy New Wind Energy/Small Hydro 60% new wind, 40% small hydro
NY Long Island Power Authority / Sterling Planet Sterling New York Choice (50% or 100%) 50% small hydro, 50% wind Environmental Resources Trust
NY National Grid / Community Energy (GreenUp Program) 60% NewWind Energy and 40% Small Hydro 60% new wind, 40% hydro
NY National Grid / Community Energy (GreenUp Program) NewWind Energy 100% new wind
NY National Grid / EnviroGen (GreenUp Program) Think Green! 100% biomass
NY National Grid / Green Mountain Energy Company (GreenUp Program) Pollution Free At least 10% wind, up to 90% small hydro
NY National Grid / Sterling Planet (GreenUp Program) Sterling New York (50%, 75%, or 100%) 50% wind, 50% small hydro Environmental Resources Trust
NY NYC Clean Energy Variable/Fixed Rate (New York City and Westchester in ConEd service territory) 100% national or 100% NY wind
NY NYSEG / Community Energy (Catch the Wind) Community Energy 100% Wind 100% wind
NY Rochester Gas & Electric / Community Energy Community Energy 100% Wind 100% wind
NY Viridian Energy Everyday Green 20% wind
NY Viridian Energy Pure Green 100% wind

Source: National Renewable Energy Laboratory

For notes to the table and additional details, please see the full green marketing products table.



Third-Party Financing Options
(last updated June 2013)

Astrum Solar Constellation Energy Real Goods Solar SolarCity
SunRun Inc.


National Retail REC Products
(last updated May 2012)

Certificate Marketer Product Name Renewable Resources Location of Renewable Resources Residential Price Premiums* Certification
3Degrees National Renewable Energy Certificates 100% wind, solar, geothermal, low-impact hydro, biogas, biomass Nationwide 0.5¢/kWh-1.5¢/kWh Green-e
3 Phases Renewables Green Certificates 100% biomass, geothermal, hydro, solar, wind Nationwide 1.2¢/kWh Green-e
Arcadia Power Clean Energy 100% new wind Nationwide 1.5¢/kwh
Bonneville Environmental Foundation Denali Green Tags (Alaska only) 100% new wind 10% Alaska, 90% Nationwide 2.0¢/kWh
Bonneville Environmental Foundation Solar Green Tags 100% new solar Nationwide 5.6¢/kWh
Bonneville Environmental Foundation Wind & Solar Green Tags Blend 50% new wind, 50% new solar Nationwide 2.4¢/kWh
Bonneville Environmental Foundation Wind Green Tags 100% wind Nationwide 2.0¢/kWh
Bonneville Environmental Foundation Zephyr Energy (Kansas Only) 50% new low-impact hydropower Midwest, West 2.0¢/kWh
Carbon Solutions Group CSG CleanBuild biomass, biogas, wind, solar, hydro Nationwide .15¢/kWh - .5¢/kWh Green-e
Community Energy NewWind Energy 100% new wind Nationwide 2.5¢/kWh Green-e
GP Renewables & Trading LLC GP-REC Structured Product solar, hydro, biomass, landfill gas, energy efficiency Localized by state and region 0.2¢/kWh
Green Mountain Energy Company Green-e RECs wind, solar, hydro Nationwide and regional resources ~1.4¢/kWh Green-e
Green Power Offsets US Wind 100% wind Nationwide 0.8¢/kWh
Mass Energy Consumers Alliance New England Wind Friends 100% new wind New England 5.0¢/kWh (contribution)
North American Power American Wind 100% wind Nationwide 1.5¢/kWh Green-e Energy
Pear-Energy Pear Energy 100% wind Midwest 1.5-2.0¢/kWh
Renewable Choice Energy American Wind 100% new wind Nationwide 2.0¢/kWh Green-e
REpowerNow REpower Credits wind, solar, hydro Wisconsin 2.5¢/kWh
Santee Cooper SC Green Power landfill gas, solar South Carolina 3.0¢/kWh Green-e
Sky Energy, Inc. WIND-E Renewable Energy 100% wind Nationwide 2.4¢/kWh
Sterling Planet Sterling Wind 100% new wind Nationwide 1.85¢/kWh Green-e
Waverly Light & Power Iowa Energy Tags 100% wind Iowa 2.0¢/kWh
WindCurrent Chesapeake Windcurrent 100% new wind Mid-Atlantic States 2.5¢/kWh
WindStreet Energy Renewable Energy Credit Program wind Nationwide ~1.2¢/kWh

Notes:
* Product prices are updated as of August 2010. Premium may also apply to small commercial customers. Large users may be able to negotiate price premiums.
** Product is sourced from Green-e and ERT-certified RECs. ERT also certifies the entire product portfolio.
*** The Climate Neutral Network certifies the methodology used to calculate the CO2 emissions offset.
NA = Not applicable.

Source:
National Renewable Energy Laboratory.



National Commercial &/or Wholesale REC Marketers

3Degrees3 Phases RenewablesAir & Liquid Advisors LLCAmerex Brokers
Atlantic Energy GroupBasin Electric Power CooperativeBlueRock EnergyBonneville Environmental Foundation
Bonneville Power Administration (BPA)BP Energy CompanyBrookfield Renewable PowerCalpine Corporation
CarbonCCY ManagementCarbonfund.orgCarbon Solutions GroupClean Currents
Clear Energy Brokerage & ConsultingClear Sky PowerComEdCommunity Energy Inc.
Conservation Services GroupConstellation NewEnergyDirect Energy BusinessEcoelectrons Renewable Energy
Element Markets Empire District Electric CompanyEndless Energy CorporationExelon Power Team
FirstEnergy Solutions CorporationFlett ExchangeGDF SUEZ Energy Resources NAGood Energy, LP
Greenlight Energy GroupGreen Mountain Energy CompanyGreen Power 4 TexasGT Environmental Finance
Hess EnergyHudson Energy ServicesIberdola RenewablesIntegrys Energy Group
Juice EnergyJust EnergyKarboneLiberty Power
Maine Interfaith Power & LightMainstay EnergyMassachusetts Energy Consumers Alliance (Mass Energy)MidAmerican Energy
MotivEarthNativeEnergyNeuwing Energy VenturesNexant Clean Energy Solutions
NextEra Energy Resources (formerly FPL Energy)Old Mill Power CompanyOneEnergy RenewablesOne Planet REC
Pacific RenewablesPlymouth Rock EnergyPPL CorporationPremier Energy Marketing
Premier Power SolutionsQVINTA, Inc.Reliant EnergyRenewable Choice Energy
Select EnergySempra U.S. Gas & PowerShell TradingSky Energy, Inc.
Sol SystemsSpartan Renewable EnergySpectron EnvironmentalSterling Planet, Inc.
SunEdisonSun Farm Ventures, Inc.Texas PowerTFS Energy
Tradition EnergyTullett PrebonTXU EnergyUnicoi Energy Services
Viking Wind Partners, LLCVillage Green Energy Vision QuestWashington Gas Energy Services
Waste ManagementWaverly Light and PowerWestern Area Power AdministrationWindCurrent
WindQuest Energy, Inc.WindStreet EnergyWorld Energy

 

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