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May 14 - Spring Flashboards To Be Installed At Crescent And Vischer Ferry Dams (updated news release)


May 10 - New York Power Authority Trustees Honor Jefferson Resident – Lynn H. Hait (photo and caption)


May 9 - Tradition of Service, Plans for the Future Described in N.Y. Power Authority’s 2011 Annual Report


May 4 - NYPA to Hold Public Hearing on Hydropower Contract for St. Lawrence County Economic Development


May 3 - NYPA Receives 2012 Outstanding Stewards Of America’s Waters Award From National Hydropower Association: NYPA Becomes First, Four-Time OSAW Award Winner (Photo and Caption)


May 1 - Two Grants Approved For Environmental, Educational And Research Projects In The St. Lawrence River Watershed


May 1 - Governor Cuomo Nominates John Koelmel to New York Power Authority Board of Trustees (Governor's news release)


May 1 - Spring Flashboards To Be Installed At Crescent And Vischer Ferry Dams


April 27 - Governor Cuomo Announces Energy Efficient Upgrade Projects Saved New York State $9 Million And Created 3,000 Jobs In 2011 (Governor's news release)


April 27 - Gov. Announces – Brooklyn Bus Depot – NYPA Energy Efficiency Project (photo and caption included)


April 27 - Gov. Announces - Williamsville Central School District - NYPA Energy Efficiency Project (photo and caption included)


April 27 - Gov. Announces - Syracuse Upstate Medical Center Campus - NYPA Energy Efficiency Project (photo and caption included)


April 27 - Gov. Announces – Suffolk Community College – NYPA Energy Efficiency Project (photo and caption included)


April 27 - Gov. Announces - Westchester County Center - NYPA Energy Efficiency Project (photo and caption included)


April 27 - Gov. Announces - SUNY Brockport Campus - NYPA Energy Efficiency Project (photo and caption included)


April 27 - Gov. Announces - Cohoes Public Library - NYPA Energy Efficiency Project (photo and caption included)


April 27 - Gov. Announces - SUNY Plattsburgh Campus - NYPA Energy Efficiency Project (photo and caption included)


April 26 - Governor Cuomo Announces Clean Energy and Environmental Initiatives During Earth Week Cabinet Meeting (Governor's news release)


April 25 - Governor Cuomo Announces First Round of Power Allocations for Recharge New York Program (Governor's news release)


April 25 - Grand Central Earth Day Event (photo and caption included)


April 24 - Upgrades to Grand Central Terminal To Cut Energy Consumption 30%; MTA's Largest Energy Efficiency Project with New York Power Authority Ever (joint NYPA - MTA news release)


April 23 - "Solar Strand" Opens as New Gateway to UB Campus (joint NYPA - University at Buffalo news release)


April 22 - Each Trip on the MTA Keeps More Than 10 Pounds of Carbon Out of the Air (Metropolitan Transportation Authority news release)


April 19 - Governor Cuomo Announces Comprehensive NY-Sun Initiative to Expand Solar Development in New York (Governor's news release)


April 18 - Village of Solvay, Fortistar and NYPA Partner on College Scholarship Fund for Renewable Energy Careers (Village of Solvay news release)


April 11 - Governor Cuomo Announces Next Major Step in Building the New York Energy Highway (Governor's news release)


April 9 - Mayor Bloomberg Announces City has Tripled its Production of Solar Power with New Panels on 10 Buildings and Opens New Offices for Tech Startup, Efficiency 2.0 (Mayor's news release)


April 5 - NYPA to Begin Dock and Buoy Installation Week of April 23


April 4 - NYISO CEO Notes Value of Strategic Transmission Investment at Governor's Energy Highway Summit (NYISO news release)


April 4 - Governor Cuomo's Energy Highway Task Force Holds Summit (Governor's news release)


March 29 - New York Power Authority Allocates Low-Cost Power To Help Hurricane-Damaged Delaware County Company Rebuild


March 28 - NYPA Trustees Approve Low-Cost Power Allocations To Three Western New York Firms In Support of 115 New Jobs


March 28 - NYPA Trustees Award Contract To Buffalo Company For Work On Life Extension And Modernization Project At Lewiston Facility


March 27 - NYPA Trustees Advance Proposed 20-Megawatt Hydropower Contract For St. Lawrence County Economic Development: Public Hearing to be Held in May at St. Lawrence-FDR Project


March 27 - $30 Million Solar Market Acceleration Program Introduced by N.Y. Power Authority; Part of Gov. Cuomo's NY-Sun Initiative, and NYSERDA & LIPA's efforts


March 27 - NYPA Trustees Elect John Dyson Vice Chairman; Board also Elects Two Veteran Staffers as Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer


March 26 - N. Y. Power Authority Expects First Allocations Under Recharge New York in April: Power Deliveries on Track for July 1 for Governor’s New Statewide Power Program


March 22 - Roadway Expansion-Joint Replacement Set For April On Route 104/Lewiston Road


March 21 - New York Power Authority’s Green Power Program Helps To Prevent More Than 93,000 Tons Of Greenhouse Gas Emissions


March 15 - Buffalo And Erie County Greenway Standing Committee To Meet April 25


March 8 - Statement On Small Equipment Fire At New York Power Authority Hell Gate 1 (Bronx) Power Station, 3-7-12


March 8 - NYPA Reviewing Circuit Breaker Malfunction At St. Lawrence-FDR In Close Consultation With DEC: Release of Insulating Fluid Contained to Switchyard Site


March 6 - Record-Breaking Numbers For Nesting Terns Highlight Success Of N.Y. Power Authority Relicensing Project In Buffalo Harbor: NYS Department of Environmental Conservation Plays Important Role (Includes photos and caption)


February 29 - NYPA Completes Energy Efficiency Projects In Cortland And Oneida Counties (Includes photo and caption)


February 27 - Six N.Y. Power Authority Employees Receive National Industry Recognition Awards For Technology Achievements
(Includes photos and captions)


February 21 - NYPA Completes Major Energy Efficiency Project At The University At Buffalo: Annual Savings to UB of More Than $630,000 on Utility Bills (Includes photos and captions)


February 14 - Fishing Pier At Base Of NYPA Project Will Be Closed April 3 And 4


February 2 - Energy Efficiency Upgrades By N.Y. Power Authority Providing Major Savings To Williamsville Central School District And Better Learning Environment


February 1 - New York Power Authority Approves Contract with Massena Company To Undertake Aquatic Habitat Improvement Work In St. Lawrence County


February 1 - New York Power Authority Awards Contract To WNY Company For Shoreline Restoration And Habitat Work On Motor Island


January 12 - N.Y. Power Authority Participates In Community Program Marking The Life Of Martin Luther King, Jr. At State Capital


January 10 - January 27 Project Submission Deadline for Next Round of Funding for Buffalo and Erie County Greenway Standing Committee


January 9 - Statement By The New York Power Authority Trustees: State Senate Confirmation Of Gil Quiniones As NYPA President And CEO


January 9 - Governor Cuomo Announces Confirmations
(Governor's news release)




December 16 - NYC Housing Authority and N.Y. Power Authority Unveil Electric Trucks (photos and captions)

December 16 - NYPA Union and Management Employees Team Up for Coat Drive (photo and caption)

December 15 - N.Y. Power Authority Trustees Approve 2012 Operating Budget: Reduces Overhead Costs While Providing For Essential Capital Investments In Generation And Transmission Facilities And Energy Efficiency

December 15 - NYPA Awards Contracts To New York State Businesses

December 15 - NYPA Trustees Approve Low-Cost Power Allocation To Buffalo Firm

December 8 - NYPA Gives Upper Niagara Intake Observation Area $1.3 Million Facelift

December 1 - NY Power Authority Announces Completion Of Wetland Restoration At Little Beaver Island

November 21- Application Deadline Nears For St. Lawrence River Environmental Projects

November 15 - N.Y. Power Authority Trustees Elect Gil Quiniones and Judith McCarthy as NYPA President-CEO and as General Counsel (Includes photos and captions)

November 15 - N.Y. Power Authority Trustees Approve Modified Hydropower Rate Plan Following Overhead Cost Cuts And Public Comments

November 10 - New York Power Authority Governance And Audit Committees To Meet November 15

November 10 - New York Power Authority Trustees to Meet November 15

October 4 - Fall Seasonal Removal Of Flashboards At Crescent & Vischer Ferry Dams

October 31 -Governor Cuomo Announces Appointments: Leecia Eve Appointed to Deputy Secretary for Economic Development; Gil Quiniones Recommended to be President and Chief Executive Officer of the New York Power Authority (Governor's Press Release)

October 25 - NYPA Honors Employees for Exemplary Efforts during Tropical Storm Irene (photo and caption)


October 20 - N.Y. Power Authority Completes Energy Efficiency Upgrades For South Glens Falls Central School District

October 18 - N.Y. Power Authority To Hold Public Forum In November On Proposed Rate Action

October 17 - Representatives From Croatia Visit Niagara Power Project To Discuss “Crossborder Issues”


October 14 - NYPA To Begin Removal Of Docks And Buoys Along The St. Lawrence River Beginning October 24

October 13 - Power Authority and First Responders Holding Emergency Preparedness Drill

October 13 - NYPA President and CEO Gil Quiniones Discusses Opportunities in Power Infrastructure

October 12 - New York Power Authority Named Clean Air Champion (photo and caption)

October 6 - NYPA Announces Seasonal Closing of Hinckley Reservoir Boat-Launching Ramp

October 5 - NYPA's John Kahabka Named To Leadership Post on EPRI's Environment Sector Council

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April 1 - June 30, 2011

January 1 - March 30, 2011