News Advisory and Photo
Opportunity: First Project Under NYPA’s Power to Schools Energy
Program Completed in Albany with State Roll-Out of Program Announced
January 10, 2007
New York Power Authority (NYPA) President and Chief
Executive Officer Timothy S. Carey, City of Albany Schools Assistant
Superintendent for Business Affairs Kathleen Wetmore and Carl T.
Thurnau, P.E., Coordinator, Facilities Planning, New York State
Department of Education, will announce completion of the first
energy efficiency project under NYPA’s Power to Schools Energy
Program at 11 am at City of Albany’s district school office in
The City of Albany School District is the first in
New York State to complete a project under NYPA’s Power to Schools
program. A tour of the completed work will be given.
EVENT: News Conference & Tour of first project completed
under NYPA’s Power
to Schools energy program
Thursday, January 11
TIME: 11 am
PLACE: Meet in Lobby of Administration Building
Between Elk St. and Washington Ave.
Albany NY 12207 (Tel-518-475-6000)
CONTACT: Connie M. Cullen, NYPA, 914-390-8196
■ NYPA 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-owned electric utility, with 18 generating
facilities in various parts of the state and more than 1,400
circuit-miles of transmission lines.
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