Resources

Tompkins County

Cornell Cooperative Extension

The Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County develops and administers educational and outreach programs to county residents. The team is available to answer all your questions about energy efficiency upgrades and going solar, including incentives and rebates, how solar works, insulation suggestions and low-cost ways to save energy.

Visit the Cornell Cooperative Extension site

Go Solar Tompkins County

Go Solar Tompkins County is working to keep the momentum going after the hugely successful Solar Tompkins program, which more than doubled the amount of solar energy in the county connected to the grid. Go Solar TC makes the process of switching to solar electricity easier than ever.

Visit Go Solar Tompkins County site

Get Your Greenback Tompkins

Get Your Greenback Tompkins is a community-initiated campaign that works to help people and organizations take key steps in the areas of food, transportation, waste and building energy that simultaneously reduce our community’s carbon emissions, save money and support local jobs. They offer Energy Advising and personalized support to help people make decisions about home energy improvements.

Visit Get Your Green Back Tompkins site

New York State

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA)

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority, known as NYSERDA, promotes energy efficiency and the use of renewable energy sources.

Visit NYSERDA’s community shared solar page

Visit NYSERDA’s New York solar page

Visit NYSERDA’s home performance program page