Wednesday, July 11, 2012
Senator Young to Lead Coalition in Support of Environmentally Friendly Facility
Senator Catharine Young (R,C,I – 57th District) will chair a group of business, civic, and labor leaders, as well as elected officials, and will announce a coalition in support of a repowering project to construct a new, state-of-the-art gas-fired, environmentally-friendly facility run by NRG Dunkirk. Also speaking at the press conference will be Assemblyman Andrew Goodell; Dunkirk Mayor A.J. Dolce; Chautauqua County Executive Greg Edwards; Local 97, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers President Ted Skerpon; and Jon Baylor, Director of Development for NRG, Northeast region.