Statewide Energy Efficiency Awards to be Presented at the 2015 Innovators Summit


WASHINGTON, D.C. – November 3, 2015 – (RealEstateRama) — Gil C. Quiniones, New York Power Authority President and CEO, Richard Kauffman, Chairman, Energy and Finance, Office of the Governor, and John Rhodes, New York State Energy and Research and Development (NYSERDA) President and CEO, will announce the winners of the BuildSmart NY Innovators Awards and the Operations and Maintenance Acceleration Program (OMAP) Grant Competition.

The awards recognize the significant strides made by New York state governmental agencies in reducing energy consumption through the use of cutting-edge technologies that are saving taxpayer dollars and significantly reducing greenhouse-gas emissions.

WHAT: 2015 Innovators Summit Awards Presentation

WHEN: Wednesday, November 4


9:15 am – Gil C. Quiniones
11:45 am – Richard Kauffman
2:30 pm – John Rhodes – Awards Presentation


The Desmond Hotel
600 Albany Shaker Road
Albany, NY 12211

About NYPA:

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 follow us on Twitter @NYPAenergyFacebook,InstagramWordPress, and LinkedIn.

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