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Photo and Caption:   New York Power Authority and UB to Partner in Major Solar Energy Project to Power Student Apartments


May 7, 2009

Photo of President & CEO Richard Kessel

NYPA President Richard M. Kessel announces about $7 million in Power Authority funding to construct a 1.1 megawatt solar energy system for the University at Buffalo.  This is part of NYPA’s $21 million statewide renewable energy program to support Governor David A. Paterson’s ambitious “45 by 15” clean energy goals that help create green collar jobs, strengthen energy independence and contribute to a cleaner environment.

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