This is a very good overview of the key elements that could see New York State achieve its ambitious decarbonization goals.
In essence, the strategy aims at deploying a mix of renewable energy sources (wind, solar, hydro) combined with battery storage capacities and an intelligent demand management system.
Even though New York State is currently generating 41% of its electricity from fossil fuels, it doesn`t seem unrealistic to achieve a zero emissions electricity generation by 2040.
It`s ambitious but possible!
The global relevance of New York State’s clean-power targets