News Advisory & Photo Opportunity: April 1 Energy Efficiency Event at the College at Brockport
Paul DeMichele, NYPA
David Mihalyov, Brockport
March 27, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Top officials of the New York Power Authority, National Grid and the State University of New York College at Brockport on Tuesday, April 1, will mark the completion of a comprehensive energy efficiency project undertaken throughout the Brockport campus as part of Governor Cuomo’s Build Smart NY initiative.
Following the news conference, reporters and others will be provided with a tour of a rooftop with a completed photovoltaic solar array.
Energy Efficiency Event at the College at Brockport
Tuesday, April 1
The College at Brockport
Tuttle Athletic Complex - Eagle's Lookout
350 Campus Drive
Brockport, NY 14420
Park in Lot U .
■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 has been designated as the lead entity via Executive Order 88 by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo to form a central management and implementation plan to carry out his Build Smart NY plan to reduce energy use by state facilities by 20 percent by 2020.■ NYPA is the nation's largest state public power organization, through the operation of its 16 generating facilities in various parts of New York State, participation in a unique public/private partnership to contract for power from a clean generating plant in Queens, and its operation of more than 1,400 circuit-miles of transmission lines. ■ More than 70 percent of the electricity NYPA 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 visit www.nypa.gov or follow us on Twitter @NYPAenergy, Facebook, Instagram, Wordpress, and LinkedIn.