The NYPA is investing in technology to improve equipment operations and maintenance and increase power generation from renewables.
New York Power Authority planning 20 megawatt ‘battery project’ in Northern New York
MASSENA — New York Power Authority officials say current transmission constraints can prevent energy from being delivered downstate in a timely fashion when the demand is high. But they plan to rectify that by establishing a system that will allow them to store energy that can be transmitted as needed later.
How reliable is New York City's power grid?
Just how reliable is New York City's power grid Members of the state Senate and Assembly examined that question at a Sept. 3 hearing in Manhattan. At the top of the agenda were questions surrounding major blackouts in Manhattan and Brooklyn in July that left tens of thousands of people without power. While a representative of Con Edison maintained that the utility operates one of the most reliable grids in the country, it was unable to provide data at the hearing that showed…
How to Report Power Outages
Prepared by: David Blount, Public Affairs Specialist February 12, 2014 How to Report Power Outages The quickest and easiest way residents can report a power outage is by using Duke Energy Progress’ toll-free automated voice-response telephone system by calling 1-800-419-6356 After dialing the number, a brief message will offer the latest restoration information. Callers can then select whether they are reporting an outage or have an…
Videos Show how New York Power Authority is Addressing Rapidly Changing Utility Sector
Last year, the New York Power Authority announced its Strategic Plan to address the demands of a rapidly changing electric power industry. Since 2014, a new division has been created under Customer Empowerment, major electrical infrastructure modernization projects are underway, and NYPA’s culture is evolving to realign its resources. In other words, in just 12 months, we’ve made significant progress implementing our strategic plan. As Peter…
Getting prepared before a power outage
Preparedness info: www.mil.wa.gov/preparedness
Power Up Event Marketing: Trade Show Booths Provider Skyline New York Gives Tips In Upcoming Seminar
Skyline New York, a company that sells New York trade show booths is sponsoring a marketing seminar with Corbett PR and Sir Speedy. Attendees will learn how to use technology alongside their trade show display in New York.
Why a New York Nun Fought the Power
Sister Paulette LoMonaco improved the lives of countless young New Yorkers while building a $100 million social services empire. She’s stepping down after 50 years. What’s next?
What Should You Do During a Power Outage?
Power is restored in New York City after massive blackout, but many questions remain
Power in New York City has been restored following an outage that left a large portion of Manhattan without electricity.
How New York Is Building the Power Grid of the Future
This is a story of ripping up old incentives that encouraged selling more power. It's a story of unleashing the entrepreneurs.
The 2019 New York City Power 100
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio may run the nation’s largest city, but that doesn’t automatically land him at No. 1 on the New York City Power 100. Since the city is a creature of the state, there’s only so much de Blasio can do before he has to head to Albany – or to Washington – to get permission or funding to carry out his proposals. The Democratic takeover of the state Senate means that Albany’s power structure is friendlier to…
How to Prepare an Emergency Kit for a power outage
This video will show you how to prepare an emergency kit, in the case that you experience a power outage at your home. Sign up for free power outage alerts a...
Just What Is a Power of Attorney? / New York, NY & Greenwich, CT
Don’t wait until it is too late. Get a POA now. While most people are familiar with a will in an estate plan, a power of attorney draws a lot of misconceptions, according to the article in A Place For Mom “5 Misconceptions About a Power of Attorney.” Misconception #1–You...
Power Rankings: New York City FC streak to top
With Atlanta United dropping two points at home in front of a record crowd on Sunday, NYCFC have become the team to beat in Major League Soccer.
How to Be Happy at Work: The Power of Purpose, Hope, and Friendship
In this talk, Annie McKee will reveal and discuss the three essential elements people must have in order to be fulfilled, effective, and happy at work.
How New York Could Save the Nuclear Power Industry in the U.S.
Plants could earn zero-emissions credits to subsidize their operations.
How one woman harnessed people power to ‘save’ old New York
New film tells story of Jane Jacobs’s battles against the wealthiest developers in the city
How New York is Using Local Power & Microgrids To Transform the State
New York’s antiquated infrastructure was in trouble long before hurricane Sandy. The bulk power system, designed to meet a peak demand 75 percent higher than most of America, is underutilized most of the day. New Yorkers have been paying some of the highest electrical bills in the nation, so that air conditioners have power during the hottest summer days. Hurricane Sandy revealed the vulnerabilities of the…
New York State Power Plants Must Be Coal-Free by 2020
Power plants in New York must be coal-free by the end of 2020 or close as a result of new greenhouse gas regulations.