The New York Green Buildings (NYGB) program, managed by the Department of Environmental Conservation, is accepting applications from businesses committed to environmental protection and sustainability until December 15.
If your small business has done any of the following, you may be eligible for recognition and incentives under the new NYGB program:
-Reduce greenhouse gas emissions, energy or water use
-Decrease the use of toxic chemicals
-Procure green and local products
-Incorporate zero emissions vehicles into your business fleet
-Install EV chargers and renewables
Members receive benefits including being able to market your business as an environmental leader (including use of logo), priority access to assistance from select New York State technical assistance programs, and access to a leading network of sustainability leaders.