NYPA to Hold Public Hearing on
May 1, 2008
WHITE PLAINS—The New York Power Authority (NYPA)
will hold a public hearing on Thursday, May 8, at 10:30 a.m.,
commencing consideration of standards for Fuel Sources, Fossil Fuel
Generation Efficiency and Net Metering, as required by the federal
Energy Policy Act (EPACT) of 2005.
The Power Authority must complete consideration of
the new standards for those categories and determine whether to
adopt them by Aug. 8.
EPACT, which modified the Public Utility Regulatory
Policies Act of 1978, provided for public comment as part of the
consideration process of the new standards for determining whether
utilities are in compliance with them.
The May 8 hearing will be held in the Jaguar Room
of NYPA’s administrative office building at 123 Main Street, White
For further information, contact the Power
Authority’s Corporate Secretary’s Office at 914-390-8036 or by
firstname.lastname@example.org. Information is also available on
■ 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 a leader in promoting
energy-efficiency, new energy technologies and electric
transportation initiatives. ■ It is the
nation’s largest state-owned electric utility, with 18 generating
facilities in various parts of the state and more than 1,400
circuit-miles of transmission lines.
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