April 20, 2021
Announcing the New York Clean Transportation Prizes
April 20, 2021 - Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the launch of the New York Clean Transportation Prizes program offering up to $85 million through three competitions for innovative global solutions to enhance clean transportation and mobility options and reduce harmful emissions across New York State with a focus on underserved communities. The competitions include the Clean Neighborhoods Challenge, the Electric Mobility Challenge and the Electric Truck & Bus Challenge, with each run in two phases. Today's announcement supports Governor Cuomo's nation-leading clean energy and climate goals in the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act.