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Gov. Announces - Cohoes Public Library - NYPA Energy Efficiency Project

Contact :
Paul DeMichele
(914) 390-8186
Paul.DeMichele@nypa.gov


April 27, 2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

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Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced significant energy efficiency initiatives completed by the New York Power Authority in 2011. They include a comprehensive $1 million energy efficiency upgrade throughout the City of Cohoes that included a new cooling tower in the city’s public library.

Photo Credit:  New York Power Authority


About NYPA:

■The New York Power Authority 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 public power organization, with 17 generating facilities in various parts of New York State and more than 1,400 circuit-miles of transmission lines. ■Approximately 80 percent of the electricity it produces is clean renewable hydropower. Its lower-cost power production and electricity purchases support hundreds of thousands of jobs throughout the state.■For more information, www.nypa.gov


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