Media Advisory and Photo Opportunity: City of
White Plains and New York Power Authority to Mark Arrival of First
Hybrid Bucket Truck in New York State
January 20, 2009
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
New York Power Authority (NYPA) President and Chief
Executive Officer Richard M. Kessel and White Plains Mayor Joseph M.
Delfino will be joined by several government officials at White
Plains City Hall on Wednesday, Jan. 21, to activate the first
hybrid-electric bucket truck in New York State. The truck will
replace diesel engine equipment, reducing costs and harmful
First hybrid-electric bucket truck in New York State
Wednesday, Jan. 21
TIME: 11 a.m.
White Plains City Hall
225 Main Street
White Plains, N.Y.
CONTACT: Paul DeMichele, NYPA
information specialist, media relations, 914-390-8186
■ 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
nationís 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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