Press Advisory and Photo Opportunity: New York
Power Authority and Long Island Officials Kick-Off Home
November 12, 2008
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
New York Power Authority President and Chief
Executive Officer Richard M. Kessel will be joined by Village of
Freeport Mayor William Glacken, Village of Rockville Centre Mayor
Mary W. Bossart and other local officials on Thursday to kick off
the “Weatherization Blitz” program on Long Island to help lower
This news conference represents Mr. Kessel’s first
official press conference on Long Island after joining the Power
Authority just a few weeks ago.
DATE: Thursday, November 13, 2008
TIME: 11:30 a.m.
PLACE: Community Development Corporation
offices, 54 West Merrick Road, Freeport, N.Y.
CONTACT: Christine Pritchard - 518-322-9143
■ 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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