Find everything you need to power the growth of your business in St. Lawrence County, with access to international transportation routes, an abundance of natural resources, customized workforce training, and R&D partnerships with world-renowned local universities.
Power Produced Annually7b KWh
SL River water flow per second242,800 cft
St. Lawrence County enjoys some of the lowest cost, most reliable, green electricity in North America. Abundant water, land, and timber resources make the County a leader in renewable energy production and utilization.
"A Hydropower Powerhouse"
A Hydropower Powerhouse
St. Lawrence County is well-known for its substantial hydropower capabilities, best represented by the Robert H. Moses Power Dam, one of the New York Power Authority’s major hydroelectric dams. Additionally, the vast wood supply of the Adirondacks and other North Country forests provides a nearly limitless amount of biomass for renewable energy production and use.
A World-Class Clean Energy Think Tank
Clarkson University, a nationally ranked research university has developed an international reputation in Environment & Energy studies.
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The State University of New York at Canton’s Canino School of Engineering Technology works closely with local businessess on technology programs at SUNY Canton.
The County’s Cooperative Educational Services (BOCES) system is able to quickly train up the local workforce in skilled trades needed by hi‐tech greenhouses and clean energy facilities.