New York, NY – April 17, 2015 – (RealEstateRama) — Gil C. Quiniones, president and CEO of the New York Power Authority (NYPA) will join Syracuse Mayor Stephanie A. Miner and state and local officials on Wednesday, April 22, at 10 a.m. to discuss implementation of the recently unveiled Syracuse Energy Plan, which will reduce overall energy costs and carbon emissions, advance energy sustainability and support clean energy technologies and jobs.
The news conference is part of a series of events coordinated by New York State in observance of Earth Week.
Announced by Governor Andrew M. Cuomo in his 2015 State of the State address, the Syracuse Energy Plan is one of five such initiatives NYPA is spearheading for the largest New York municipalities, outside of New York City, that could save them up to $400 million annually in energy costs.
Syracuse Energy Plan Kickoff
Wednesday, April 22, 10 a.m.
Syracuse City Hall
233 E Washington St
NYPA is the nation’s largest state public power organization, through the operation of its 16 generating facilities and more than 1,400 circuit-miles of transmission lines. NYPA 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. More than 70 percent of the electricity NYPA produces is clean renewable hydropower. For more information visit www.nypa.gov and follow us on Twitter@NYPAenergy, Facebook, Instagram, WordPress, and LinkedIn.
Maura Balaban | maura.balaban (at) nypa (dot) gov | (914) 390-8171
Alexander Marion – Syracuse | Amarion (at) syrgov (dot) net | (315) 448-8044