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NYPA Plans Energy Program for New Hartford School

Ann Cianfrocco

January 14, 2008


MARCY—Approximately 80 students at the E.R. Hughes Elementary School in New Hartford will receive a lesson on energy efficiency, electrical safety and sources of energy on Thursday, Jan. 17. Ann Cianfrocco, community relations specialist at the New York Power Authority’s (NYPA) Frederick R. Clark Energy Center in Marcy, will give the presentation. 

Cianfrocco will provide future presentations at schools throughout Oneida County, including an additional program at the E.R. Hughes Elementary School. 

NYPA has invested more than $6.3 million in energy efficiency projects in Oneida County, with much of the work at county government facilities.

 About NYPA:

■    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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