Young/Sommer assists client in obtaining $550,000 State Grant

Posted on December 21, 2012

The Governor’s Office announced that Young/Sommer client Green Renewable Inc., located in Berlin NY was awarded $550,000 from the NYS Consolidated Funding Economic Development Program. Of counsel attorney Lawrence Schillinger assisted Green Renewable in applying for grant funding under a the New York State Economic Development Program. Green Renewable’s project includes a micro-steam turbine to generate electricity for on-site power consumption, CNG clean fuel tractor trailers and energy efficient variable speed motors for packaging plant equipment. It will also manufacture, package and distribute bagged landscape products, kiln-dried firewood and boiler-grade wood chips. The state announced that the project was also awarded 350 KW of low-cost ReCharge NY Power through the NYPA.