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New York Power Authority Trustees to Meet May 22

NYPA Trustees' Governance Committee to also meet

Contact:
Michael Saltzman
(914) 390-8186
Michael.Saltzman@nypa.gov

May 19, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

WHITE PLAINS—The New York Power Authority (NYPA) Board of Trustees will hold a regular meeting, via videoconference, on Thursday, May 22, at 9:15 a.m., at NYPA’s White Plains administrative office building at 123 Main St., in the 16th floor boardroom. The meeting will immediately follow a 9 a.m. meeting of the trustees’ Governance Committee. The other participating videoconference sites for the meetings are:

Metschl & Associates - AKA EyeNetworks
295 Main Street
Ellicott Square Building
Buffalo, NY 14203

VC Rooms
247 West Fayette Ave., Suite 202
Syracuse, NY 13202

EyeNetwork@Alliance Court Reporting
183 E Main Street, Suite 1500
Rochester, NY 14604

Consistent with Section 104(4) of the Open Meetings Law, the public has the right to attend the meetings at the White Plains Office or the other participating locations.

The meeting can also be viewed by visiting the Power Authority’s Web site at www.nypa.gov and clicking on “Meetings and Webcasts,” near the center of the page, and then another link entitled “Watch Live.”

Contact person for non-media inquiries: Karen Delince (914) 390-8085.

Media inquiries should be directed to Michael Saltzman at (914) 390-8181.

About NYPA:

■ The New York Power Authority 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 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 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 and follow us on Twitter @NYPAenergy, Facebook, Instagram, Wordpress, and LinkedIn.