Power Authority to Play Host to Spooky
October 19, 2007
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NORTH BLENHEIM—The admission-free visitors center
at the New York Power Authority’s Blenheim-Gilboa Pumped Storage
Power Project will play host to its annual “Spooky Halloween” event
on Saturday, October 27 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The free event will feature plenty of tricks and
treats for the entire family, including spooky costumes and prizes,
spooky stories by Tales ‘n Tunes of Niskayuna and prizes from the
pumpkin patch. There will also be free refreshments.
The visitor center is located on State 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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