Recent Press Releases

April 21 - NYPA to Begin Construction to Improve Habitat for Threatened Bird Species in Buffalo Harbor (includes photo and caption)

April 15 - Gil Quiniones, NYPA Chief Operating Officer, Elected to EPRI Board (includes photo and caption)

April 2 - Low-Cost Hydropower to Support Expansion of Niagara Falls Manufacturer of Material for Solar Industry:NYPA Power Allocation to Lead to 13 New Jobs

March 31 - NYPA, ALCOA Partner to Save Hundreds of Jobs at Massena, NY Operations Despite Major Production Curtailment

March 30 - NYPA President Gets On-Site Briefing Of Construction Work At Robert Moses State Park’s Beach Area

March 24 - NYPA Cancels Proposed Rate Increases for Hydropower Customers: NYPA's Kessel Says Move Will Save NYers Over $16 Million During Extraordinary Economic Crisis  Link to video

March 18 - Energy Savings for Drinking Water and Wastewater Treatment Facilities Targeted: NYPA CEO Kessel Announces Statewide Initiative to Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Save Taxpayer Money  Link to video  (video transcript)

March 16 - New Application Schedule Announced For Greenway Ecological Standing Committee: Early Announcement Allows Time for Pre-Submission Requirement 

February 27 - Governor Paterson Announces Plans to Support Brookhaven National Laboratory with NYPA Power Allocations: Low-Cost Electricity Would Support Plans for High-Intensity Light Beam Project and Hundreds of New Jobs (Governor's press release) Link to video (video transcript)

February 25 - Michael J. Townsend Elected Chairman of New York Power Authority: NYPA Trustees also Elect Jonathan F. Foster as Vice Chairman (Includes photos and captions)

February 25 - Fairport and N.Y. Power Authority Partner to Create State's Largest Municipal Utility Electric Vehicle Fleet (Jointly issued with the Village of Fairport) Link to video (video transcript)

February 6 - Statement by the New York Power Authority Board of Trustees

January 27 - Low-Cost Hydropower to Spur Construction of Bleach Production Plant in Mohawk Valley and Creation of 54 New Jobs

January 27 - Hydropower Allocations to Support Three Western New York Companies

Photo of hybrid bucket truckJanuary 21 - The City of White Plains and the New York Power Authority Partner to Purchase Diesel-Electric Hybrid Bucket Truck  (Issued jointly with the City of White Plains) Link to video (video transcript) (photo)

Photo of new, energy efficient airport ground equipment.January 14 - Electric Vehicles Arrive at Westchester County Airport: New York Power Authority Helps to Acquire Energy Efficient Ground Support Equipment  (photos)Link to video (video transcript)

January 13 - Media Advisory and Photo Opportunity: New York Power Authority and Westchester County Introduce Electric Ground Support Equipment to Westchester Airport

Photo of Governor Paterson (c), with Acting NYPA Chairman Michael Townsend (r) and President and CEO Richard Kessel (l).January 12 - Governor Paterson Approves New Long-Term Contract Between NYPA and Alcoa to Secure North Country Jobs (Governor's Press Release)  Link to video (photos) (video transcript)

Photo of battery storage unit.January 9 - MTA LI Bus and NYPA Install First Sodium Sulfur Battery Energy Storage System in State Link to video (photos) (video transcript)

 

January 8 - Media Advisory and Photo Opportunity: MTA and NYPA to Announce Successful Start of Long Island Technologically Advanced Battery System Project Friday, January 9

January 8 - Next Meeting and Agenda Announced by Buffalo and Erie County Greenway Fund Standing Committee

January 6 - NYPA's Hawkins Point Facility Resumes Friday Matinee Movies In January

January 6 - New York Power Authority Visitors Center Closes for Electrical Repairs

January 2 - New York Power Authority Hosts Sunday Afternoons at the Movies

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Michael Saltzman
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