Selected from more than 200 applications, the 11 winning RISE : NYC teams stand out for their innovative technologies. Together, they will share $30 million to implement their technologies at small businesses across the city.
We recently announced a group of 37 finalists for the RISE : NYC program who have been invited to participate in the competition's final stage. One finalist based right here in NYC is NYC Daylighting, which brings daylight into dark building interiors in the event of a power outage during a storm.
Mayor Bloomberg presented “A Stronger, More Resilient New York,” the comprehensive and ambitious report that analyzes the city’s climate risks and outlines recommendations to protect neighborhoods and infrastructure from future climate events.