New York Power Authority Trustees to Meet May 26
May 21, 2010
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WHITE PLAINS—The New York Power Authority (NYPA) Board of Trustees will hold a regular meeting on Wednesday, May 26, at 11 a.m., at the Hilton Garden Inn Elmira, at 35 Arnot Rd., in Horseheads, N.Y.
The scheduling of the meeting in the Finger Lakes region is part of NYPA’s efforts to hold board meetings in various New York State regions to further accessibility to the public.
Consistent with Section 104(4) of the Open Meetings Law, the public has the right to attend the trustees’ meetings at the participating locations.
In addition to the Hilton Garden Inn Elmira, NYPA’s administrative office at 123 Main Street in White Plains, N.Y., will participate via teleconference from the office’s 16th Floor Executive Conference Room.
Any non-media inquiries regarding the meeting should be directed to Karen Delince, NYPA corporate secretary, at (914) 390-8085. Media inquiries should be directed to Michael Saltzman at (914) 390-8181.
The Trustees’ meeting will be posted on the NYPA Web site at www.nypa.gov within three days of its occurrence. It will be accessible by clicking on “Live Broadcasts and Archives,” on the right side of the home page, followed by the links “Archives” and “May 26 – New York Power Authority Trustees.”
■ 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. ■ More than 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.