Timesunion Reports: Scrap plans for Energy Highway

PSC is scheduled to decide whether or not to move forward on ill conceived Energy Highway through the Hudson Valley on December 17th, 2015

Please Call Governor Cuomo at 518-474-8390 to tell him this is not the energy vision for NY’s future that he has promised.

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Timesunion Reports: Scrap plans for Energy Highway

With world leaders gathering in Paris to forge agreements to stem global climate change, New York is positioning itself to play its part. Gov. Andrew Cuomo is ordering state regulators to shift New York’s power to 50 percent renewable sources by 2030, building on his regulatory proceeding known as Reforming the Energy Vision, which gives electric utilities, businesses and homeowners incentives to reduce electricity demand, increase efficiency and tap locally generated wind and solar power.

But another state proceeding is at odds with this plan, benefitting deep-pocketed utility developers at the expense of homeowners, businesses, and the environment.

 

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