Exhibit “A-2”




Replacement Power


Company:                                  Western New York Energy, LLC


Location:                                   Shelby


County:                                     Orleans


IOU:                                          Niagara Mohawk


Business Activity:                    Manufacture of fuel ethanol


Project Description:                  The company plans to construct a new ethanol manufacturing plant and install new equipment for manufacturing ethanol and for producing distillers’ grain for livestock feed. 


Prior Application:                     No


Existing Allocations:                None


Power Request:                        7,000 kW


Power Recommended:             5,000 kW


Job Commitment:     

               Existing                           0 jobs

               New                              50 jobs


New Jobs/Power Ratio:            10 jobs/MW

New Jobs -

Avg. Wage and Benefits          $56,000


Capital Investment:                  $78,000,000


Capital Investment/MW          $ 15,600,000/MW


Summary:                                  The plant is designed to produce 55 million gallons per year of ethanol for use as an automotive fuel additive. The plant would also produce 175,000 tons/year of distillers’ grain for livestock feed and 125,000 tons of carbon dioxide for the beverage industries and other industrial use.  Eighty percent of the facility’s output would be sold in New York State.