New York Power Authority to Play
Host to Friday Movies in August
July 20, 2007
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NORTH BLENHEIM—Children’s movies will be in the
spotlight on consecutive Fridays in August at the admission-free
visitors center at the New York Power Authority’s Blenheim-Gilboa
Pumped Storage Power Project.
The movies, all beginning at 1:00 p.m., are:
Friday, August 3: “Happy Feet”
Friday, August, 10: “Madagascar”
Friday, August 17: “Open Season”
Friday, August 24: “Flushed Away”
Popcorn will be available for the free showings
in the visitors center theater.
Moviegoers are also invited to enjoy the
visitors center’s attractions, which include hands-on exhibits on
such subjects as basics of electricity, uses of electricity and
operation of the Blenheim-Gilboa Power Project.
The visitors center is located on Route 30, 17
miles south of Middleburgh and five miles north of Grand Gorge.
■ 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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