Gov. Announces - Westchester County Center - NYPA Energy Efficiency Project

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Paul DeMichele
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April 27, 2012


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Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced significant energy efficiency initiatives completed by the New York Power Authority in 2011. They include energy efficient lighting improvements at the Westchester County Center in White Plains, as part of a $3.8 million upgrade to the facility that also included the replacement of boilers, air-conditioning units, and an entirely new chiller system with ice storage.

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■The New York Power Authority uses no tax money or state credit. It finances its operations through the sale of bonds and revenues earned in large part through sales of electricity. ■NYPA is a leader in promoting energy efficiency, new energy technologies and electric transportation initiatives.■It is the nation's largest state public power organization, with 17 generating facilities in various parts of New York State and more than 1,400 circuit-miles of transmission lines. ■Approximately 80 percent of the electricity it produces is clean renewable hydropower. Its lower-cost power production and electricity purchases support hundreds of thousands of jobs throughout the state.■For more information,

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