New York Power Authority

New York News
6:10 pm
Tue August 12, 2014

State Program Helps Secure 150 Jobs At Washington County Firm

NYPA President Gil Quinones
Credit Lucas Willard / WAMC

Officials with the New York Power Authority visited a manufacturer in Washington County today to announce a statewide program is helping the company make upgrades and secure 150 jobs.

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Hudson Valley News
7:40 pm
Wed June 25, 2014

Ashokan Fountain Is Temporarily Shut Down

Ashokan Fountain
Credit Courtesy of the NYC DEC

Hydropower upgrades have forced the temporary closure of a fountain at a popular site in Ulster County.

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New York News
3:42 pm
Fri May 30, 2014

Bill Would Shift Authority Over Great Sacandaga Lake To Reduce Cost On Counties

Assemblyman John McDonald

Capital Region lawmakers are proposing legislation that would eliminate a state authority that regulates fresh water resources in order to save downstream counties $3 million.

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New York News
8:16 am
Fri February 28, 2014

Energy Master Plan Under Way In Upstate NY

The New York Power Authority says work is underway on an Energy Master Plan for five upstate cities.

The power authority is working with local utilities, civic and government entities, and environmental groups in an effort aimed at reducing energy consumption and operating and maintenance costs.

An NYPA website also has been created to solicit ideas from the public and present details on the master-plan process.

The cities involved are Albany, Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse, and Yonkers. Individual plans for all five cities are expected to be completed by fall.

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New York News
8:19 am
Fri September 20, 2013

NY Electric Customers Will Get Credit Of Up To $3


New York electric customers will be getting a small credit on an upcoming bill. 

The state Public Service Commission on Thursday approved a one-time credit to electricity bills of up to $3, depending on usage.

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