Hunts Point Resiliency April 2019 Update

HUNTS POINT - NYC Economic Development Corporation has released an RFP for final design of the Hunts Point Resiliency project to support the installation of reliable, dispatchable, and sustainable power to identified critical facilities on the Hunts Point Peninsula in the event of an emergency.

The consultant will develop final design drawings for three project components: School Solar and Storage Installations, Emergency Backup Generation, and a Tri-Generation system to support the Produce Market and Meat Market. The solar plus storage installations will enable Middle School (MS) 424 and Primary School (PS) 48 to serve as public gathering spaces, shelter, or refuge in emergency situations. Questions are due April 29. Final proposals are due on June 6. To learn more, or apply click here>>