Energy: Press Releases

Buffalo Niagara Partnership Calls for Sunset of 18A Assessment

“A, if not the, top Albany priority this year is to keep the 18a utility assessment from being extended one second,” said Andrew Rudnick, President and CEO of the Buffalo Niagara Partnership. “The Governor’s proposed five-year extension of this energy tax has a particularly negative impact on Upstate energy users, especially manufacturers. Thus, we strongly call for its sunset in 2014.”

Buffalo Niagara Partnership, Phillips Lytle to Present Second Energy Series Event

(BUFFALO, NY) – The Buffalo Niagara Partnership, in conjunction with Phillips Lytle LLP, will present Funding Opportunities in the Wind Supply Chain on Thursday, April 15 from 8:00 – 10:30 AM in the Fireplace Dining Room at The Buffalo Club, 388 Delaware Avenue. This is the second program in the two part “Renewable Energy Series”.