Press Advisory and Photo
Opportunity: New York Power Authority and Massena Electric
Department Kick-off Low-Income Home Weatherization Program
October 30, 2008
New York Power Authority President and Chief
Executive Officer Richard M. Kessel will be joined by Andrew J.
McMahon of the Massena Electric Department and other local officials
on Friday to kick off the “Weatherization Blitz” program to help
This news conference represents Mr. Kessel’s first
public appearance in the North Country after joining the Power
Authority just two and one half weeks ago.
DATE: Friday, October 31, 2008
TIME: 11 a.m.
PLACE: St. Lawrence-FDR Project’s
Frank S. McCullough Jr. Hawkins Point Visitors Center, 21 Hawkins
Point Road, Massena, N.Y.
CONTACT: Christine Pritchard -
■ 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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