To control rising costs and improve the environment, PowerMarket serves local governments by delivering turnkey clean energy programs that communities can be proud of.Learn More
PowerMarket offers a powerful technology platform, regulatory/policy know-how, and deep experience as a trusted implementation partner to the communities we work with. We make community energy programs easy and quick to implement, while demonstrating a high standard of environmental leadership. PowerMarket can help if you want to:
PowerMarket’s programs put credits on existing electricity bills each month so that participants pay less for electricity. These credits will go toward offsetting utility costs, allowing you to save money and contribute to a more sustainable future. It's that simple.
Local governments - the state's cities, towns, villages and counties - are uniquely positioned to have big, community-scale impact. Community energy programs are among the highest impact actions local governments can take to reduce their carbon emissions.
Communities are well positioned to earn points and grants through state climate and clean energy programs. We’ll help you publicize your accomplishments with public announcements, social media, website postings, and other forms of community outreach and education.
Municipal leaders want to make clean energy affordable and accessible to everyone. PowerMarket offers the following community energy programs.
Community solar is a state-authorized program designed to save money on local clean energy. Enrolling municipal buildings and facilities into community solar is quick and easy and it costs nothing. Community solar is a great option because it will typically save a local government thousands of dollars in rising utility costs, right when they need it most.
Local governments purchase Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs) to demonstrate that 100% of the electricity for municipal operations is sourced from clean, renewable energy resources generated in New York. Claim major reductions in the carbon footprint of municipal operations.
PowerMarket is ready to serve as your campaign's’ partner to develop and launch community campaigns for community solar and other distributed energy resources. We are highly experienced helping municipalities successfully complete campaigns to meet state grant program requirements.
Make clean energy affordable and accessible to everyone. Community Choice Aggregation (CCA) is a powerful policy tool that enables New York cities, towns, and villages to speed the transition to locally generated clean energy. The Opt-Out Community Solar option provide guaranteed utility bill savings for thousands of CCA members at no cost to the local government.
PowerMarket has been selected by a range of municipalities and related entities to help them transition to clean energy. A few of our clients include:
Town of Hebron
Town of LaFayette
Village of Avon
Village of Pulaski
Albany County Water Purification District
Julia L. Butterfield Memorial Library
City of New Rochelle
Town of Queensbury
City of Hoboken
City of Kingston
Village of Hastings-On-Hudson
Municipal Housing Authority of the City of Yonkers
"The PowerMarket team has been engaged, professional and effective at promoting community solar to County residents as well as serving as a resource in the development of our program."
"We expect that PowerMarket will be a great community solar resource and partner to other housing organizations as they have been for us during this process."
PowerMarket’s program management platform drives efficiencies in enrolling and managing large numbers of customers and creates superior customer experiences. The result is better customer engagement at lower cost.
PowerMarket’s Open Energy Platform™ is a program management and customer engagement platform that provides functionality needed to support all of PowerMarket’s clean energy programs including CCA, community solar, and other Distributed Energy Resources (DERs). Its modular architecture and configurable components allow us to support a wide variety of clean energy products and services. The platform is a highly customizable and secure solutions to scale as our clients’ clean energy programs scale, with full integration and white-label capabilities. The platform also provides for flexible billing workflows and billing services, making enrollement into new offerings fully turn-key and seamless.
PowerMarket provides a fully interactive personal dashboard for anyone enrolled though one of our programs. After a simple sign-up and onboarding, users can view the current status of their participation, their monthly and cumulative savings, and their environmental impact. The self-service interface makes it easy to enroll in new programs and switch subscription preferences. The platform helps individuals see the important impact they are having on the community energy picture.
PowerMarket takes the security of our community solar subscriber and developer client data and information very seriously. We have undergone multiple audits and IT diligence assessments from investor-owned utilities and Fortune 500, publicly traded energy companies, receiving exceptional marks on our security protocols. Our cloud-native software forms the backbone of the suite of community energy services we provide.
Founded in 2014, PowerMarket is committed to making clean energy more accessible, affordable, and widespread. Managing more than subscribers and over of community solar across states, PowerMarket is a recognized market leader in partnering with community solar developers to acquire customers and provide customer support and management services.
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Community solar subscriptions managed by PowerMarket
Community solar capacity under management
States in which PowerMarket manages community solar
Intro to Community Energy Programs is a beginner-friendly guide where you can learn the basics of community clean energy programs and explore the different options to drive significant value for you and your constituents.
Save potentially thousands of dollars and combat the sharp increases in utility prices
Increase access to clean energy at scale
Earn points and grants through state climate and clean energy programs
Our team has deep local government experience and regulatory know-how. We stand ready to provide expert advice and strategy to help you get the most out of your clean energy initiatives.