Economic Development Power Allocation Board to
Meet July 22
July 17, 2009
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WHITE PLAINS—The New York State Economic
Development Power Allocation Board will hold a meeting at 9 a.m. on
Wednesday, July 22, at various videoconference locations.
Consistent with Section 104(4) of the Open Meetings
Law, the public has the right to attend the meeting at any of the
participating locations shown below:
Empire State Development , 95 Perry street, Suite 500, Buffalo, N.Y.
Contact person for non-media inquiries: Karen Mahoney
New York Power Authority, 123 Main Street, 16th Floor, Executive Conf. Rm, White
Contact person for non-media inquiries: Angela Graves (914)
New York Power Authority, 30 South Pearl Street, 10th Floor, Albany, N.Y.
Contact person for non-media inquiries: Mary Jean Frank (518)
Power Authority, 501 7th Avenue, 9th Floor, New York,
Contact person for non-media inquiries: Lorna
Johnson (646) 496-450
St. Lawrence-FDR Power Project, 830 Barnhart Island Road, Massena, N.Y.
Contact person for non-media inquiries: Pat Sharlow (315) 764-0226,
The meeting can also be viewed via the Internet by
visiting the Power Authority’s website at
www.nypa.gov and clicking on “Meetings and Webcasts,” near the
center of the page, and then another hyperlink entitled “Watch
All media inquiries regarding the meeting should
be directed to Michael Saltzman at (914) 390-8181.
■ The New York Power Authority 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 New York State and more
than 1,400 circuit-miles of transmission lines. ■ About 75
percent of the electricity it produces is clean renewable
hydropower. Its lower-cost power production and electricity
purchases support hundreds of thousands of jobs throughout the
state. ■ For more
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