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Drive Clean Rebate Provides Up to $2,000 for Each Eligible Buyer Supports Governor's Goal to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions 40 Percent by 2030.
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Strategen Consulting presents a study that shows that energy storage can replace the 2,000 megawatt Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant, produce savings for customers and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
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NYSERDA Announces 30 Percent Job Growth in New York’s Energy Storage Industry
Learn more about the energy storage resources New York State has to offer!
The New York Battery and Energy Storage Technology Consortium (NY-BEST) is pleased to present this Energy Storage Roadmap for New York’s Electric Grid. Energy storage is a key enabling technology to achieve New York’s goals of a cleaner, more...


BEST Test and Commercialization Center

BEST Logos BEST Test & Commercialization Center (BEST T&CC) helps promote a clean energy society through innovative battery and energy storage technology (BEST). Located at Rochester, New York, it is the result of a collaboration with the New York BEST Consortium. The center’s unique capabilities help bring emerging technologies to the commercial market and offer companies essential product testing and qualification at a reasonable cost. The BEST T&CC brings together over 250 years of combined DNV GL and NY BEST team experience, including electrical testing of T&D equipment, battery and energy storage R&D, consultancy and testing. This allows us to provide unequaled, strictly independent and impartial performance testing in the lab and in the field.


RIT's State-of-the-art Battery Prototyping Center

The Battery Prototyping Center (BPC) at Rochester Institute of Technology focuses on the development of emerging energy storage technologies through a partnership between RIT and NY-BEST Consortium. BPC is made possible by financial support from NYSERDA, Empire State Development, and SoLith. BPC provides prototyping services for more than 125 active members within the NY-BEST consortium and features a 1000 ft2 dry room. The dry room is split into two rooms with one side containing the pouch cell assembly equipment, and the remaining space is available for other moisture sensitive experiments and future expansion. BPC works closely with the NY-BEST Commercialization Center to ensure quality and reproducibility in the performance of the cells.


NY-BEST BRIDGE Program

NY-BEST BRIDGE Program BannerThe NY-BEST BRIDGE Program is a business assistance program for battery and energy storage companies in New York State. BRIDGE stands for “Business Resources to Innovate, Develop, Grow and Excel” and through the NY-BEST BRIDGE Program, NY-BEST is providing energy storage start-ups and businesses the tools and resources they need to successfully grow their companies. The Program was made possible through funding support from National Grid.

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Aug 18, 2017
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Oct 11, 2017 8:00 am - 7:00 pm

NY-BEST is hosting its Annual Energy Storage Technology Conference at the Hyatt Regency Rochester in Downtown Rochester, NY, Wednesday, October 11, 2017.

Sep 12, 2017 9:00 am - Sep 14, 2017 4:00 pm

The Battery Show 2017 brings together actors from across the industry in an exciting event where the latest products are launched, ideas are born, relationships are...

Oct 17, 2017 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

REV Connect ‘17 is an executive summit that will fuel conversations and partnerships around innovation and how you can partner to help drive a meaningful transformation of...


Bill Acker
By Bill Acker
Mar 2, 2017

Empire State Development has recently announced that Eastman Kodak Company, in partnership with NY-BEST, will be installing two multi-user battery cell assembly lines at...

John Cerveny
By John Cerveny
Sep 3, 2014

Looking for partners, components or materials to support your energy storage product/technology development? How about world-class experts, including the inventor of the...

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