New York Beyond Coal
On Wednesday June 24, 2015, State Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton and over 70 other New York State legislators called on Governor Cuomo to stop the bailouts of the four remaining coal plants located in New York.
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A filing by the New York State Electric and Gas company validated long-standing concerns that a bailout for the uneconomical Cayuga plant is unnecessary and a bad deal for bill payers. NYSEG’s proposal, filed with the Public Service Commission (PSC) late Friday, affirms the need for transmission upgrades in the Auburn area at a much lower cost than bailing out the Cayuga coal plant.