Giving Back to the Community

Key Capture Energy team - The Vegetable Project

At Key Capture Energy, being a good community steward is an important part of our corporate culture. Our monthly community volunteer efforts allow us to give back to different local programs. Last month, in Albany, we teamed up with the Stephen and Harriet Myers Middle School to participate in their afterschool program, The Vegetable Project. … Read moreGiving Back to the Community

We’re hiring!

Key Capture Energy is hiring

Key Capture Energy is looking for smart, hardworking individuals focused on building large-scale energy storage projects today that will transition us to the grid of tomorrow. As a company, we are dedicated to promoting diversity, multiculturalism, and inclusion. We think work-life balance is important, and every day we strive to help our employees maintain that … Read moreWe’re hiring!

We’re Charged Up to Open New Doors to Our Albany, NY Headquarters

Key Capture - Albany office opening

We recently moved into our new office space in Albany and celebrated with colleagues and industry friends in conjunction with the NY-BEST Technology Consortium.  At our opening reception, we were so pleased to introduce our new and growing team at Key Capture Energy and reflect on what has been a very exciting year for storage … Read moreWe’re Charged Up to Open New Doors to Our Albany, NY Headquarters

Orange & Rockland, Key Capture Energy To Develop New Pomona Battery Project

Orange & Rockland

PEARL RIVER, NY March 13, 2019 – Orange & Rockland (O&R) and Key Capture Energy (KCE) today announced that O&R has selected KCE, an Albany-­based, independent developer of utility-­scale battery storage projects, to plan, design, install and operate O&R’s new battery storage project in Pomona. The battery storage project is part of O&R’s Pomona Non-­Wires … Read moreOrange & Rockland, Key Capture Energy To Develop New Pomona Battery Project

Making the Rounds to Talk about Storage

This Week In Clean Tech - Jeff Bishop

Our CEO Jeff Bishop has been busy making the rounds and sharing his perspectives about energy storage. He recently was invited to be a guest on This Week in Clean Tech, a weekly podcast hosted by David Hunt, with voices from the frontline discussing the biggest and most interesting news in cleantech, e-mobility, energy storage, … Read moreMaking the Rounds to Talk about Storage

KCE NY 1 Breaks Ground on 20 MW

KCE NY 1 groundbreaking

Today we held a groundbreaking ceremony, representing the commencement of construction, for our KCE NY 1 project. We were so pleased to be joined by representatives from the Town of Stillwater, Mechanicville-Stillwater IDA, Congressman Tonko’s Office, NYSERDA, NY BEST, ACENY, Luther Forest Technology Campus, and Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership for this important milestone.  The KCE … Read moreKCE NY 1 Breaks Ground on 20 MW

Energy Storage Mandates Continue to Develop

On May 23, New Jersey became the fifth state in the nation to set an energy storage mandate. Governor Murphy signed the Renewable Energy bill calling for the procurement of 600 MW of energy storage by 2021, with an increase to 2,000 MW of installed capacity by 2030. In addition to addressing energy storage, the … Read moreEnergy Storage Mandates Continue to Develop

This Day in History: Thomas Edison Patents the Alkaline Battery

If Thomas Edison were to be resurrected into today’s world he would be in for quite a surprise. As one of the leaders of the electricity revolution, Edison patented the Alkaline Battery 112 years ago from today, on July 31, 1906. However, the modern landscape for battery technologies is a far cry from the period … Read moreThis Day in History: Thomas Edison Patents the Alkaline Battery

Key Capture Energy Reaches Tax Agreement, Continues Progress on KCE NY 1 Project

KCE is pleased to have reached a tax agreement with the Mechanicville-Stillwater Industrial Development Agency. The company made local headlines last week after the agreement was announced. The Daily Gazette praised the project as “one of the first big steps toward the state’s goal of 1,500 megawatts of storage capacity installed by the year 2025.” … Read moreKey Capture Energy Reaches Tax Agreement, Continues Progress on KCE NY 1 Project

New York State Releases Road Map to Guide Energy Storage into the Future

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) unveiled its plan to achieve a nation-leading target of 1,500 MW of energy storage by 2025. The report comes behind recent promises by Governor Andrew Cuomo to commit $200 million of financing through the New York Green Bank to achieve progressive energy storage deployment targets. … Read moreNew York State Releases Road Map to Guide Energy Storage into the Future