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Edward Hubert Named to Lead NYPA Transmission Operations

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Jack Murphy
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December 23, 2004

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Eugene W. Zeltmann, president and chief executive officer of the New York Power Authority, has announced the appointment of Edward L. Hubert of Sauquoit in Oneida County as senior vice president of transmission for the Power Authority.

In his new position, Hubert is responsible for the Power Authority’s Energy Control Center in Marcy, energy transactions with the New York Independent System Operator (NYISO), maintenance of NYPA’s transmission system, transmission and operations planning, transmission services and interconnection agreements, and meter engineering.       

A Power Authority staff member since 1969, Hubert started as an engineering aide at the St. Lawrence-Franklin D. Roosevelt Power Project in Massena. Throughout his tenure, he has assumed increasing responsibility in transmission engineering, operations and maintenance. 

Hubert is a new member of the Research Advisory Council of the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), a member of the Membership Committee of the Northeast Power Coordinating Council (NPCC), an alternate member of the New York State Reliability Council (NYSRC) Executive Committee and an alternate member of the NYISO Transmission Owner’s Committee 

He is a corporate officer and a member of NYPA’s Executive Management Committee. 

A native of Massena, Hubert received a bachelor of science in electrical engineering from the State University of New York at Buffalo . 

Hubert and his wife, Nancy, have two grown sons.