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.
NYCEDC is seeking an operator with a large entrepreneurship network, proven business-development success, and experience with securing and managing real estate to develop and launch the Urban Technology Growth Hub.
NYCEDC supports the growth of the solar energy in NYC. Earlier this month, members of NYCEDC's Clean Technology and Energy team helped install a solar photovoltaic system on a home in Far Rockaway through Grid Alternatives, the nation's largest nonprofit solar contractor.
RISE: NYC is a $30 million global competition looking for technologies and solutions with the greatest potential to improve resiliency. "Resiliency" became a buzzword after Hurricane Sandy. But what does it really mean?