Capital District Community Energy

Municipalities joining together to provide affordable, clean energy to residents and small businesses.

Capital District Community Energy (CDCE) is a non-profit organization committed to fostering a local, equitable green energy economy. Our goal is to expand renewable energy development and resilience within our eight-county region and across New York State. Learn more by clicking the images below!

CDCE is Hiring!!

We are seeking qualified candidates for 2 staff positions as part of an anticipated four-year grant:

  1. Full-Time Staff Person ($60k/yr, full benefits, hybrid schedule)

  2. Part-Time Staff Person ($30/hr, remote, flexible schedule)

Click HERE for the full job descriptions.

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Heat Smart Capital Region

CDCE supports the HeatSmart Capital Region campaign. HeatSmart Capital Region is a grassroots community initiative that supports residents and businesses in exploring ways to improve how they heat and cool their buildings. Visit their website to learn more about:

  • Free energy audits for your home

  • Clean heating and cooling options

  • Rebates and generous incentives for clean heating, cooling and hot water equipment

  • Vetted Capital Region installers

  • Key info about heat pumps and their benefits

  • Workforce development opportunities for heat pump technology