Press Release: New York Affordable Reliable Electricity Alliance (New York AREA) Chairman Arthur “Jerry” Kremer today issued the following statement in conjunction with Governor Cuomo’s state of the state address. Mr. Kremer also served for 23 years in the New York State Assembly, and is the former chairman of the Ways and Means Committee.
“Governor Cuomo is to be commended for raising many important issues and offering a number of intriguing energy proposals. It will be important to determine and learn the costs and time frames for the proposals so that priorities can be set and the appropriate courses of action determined. New York has a strong, reliable, and clean electricity infrastructure through long-term private capital investment. This will continue to be of central importance in the future. We look forward to studying the Governor’s proposals and providing input and feedback.”
About New York AREA: Founded in November 2003, the New York Affordable Reliable Electricity Alliance (New York AREA) is a diverse group of more than 150 business, labor, and community groups whose mission and purpose is to ensure that New York metropolitan area has an ample and reliable electricity supply, and economic prosperity for years to come. New York AREA helps to educate policy makers, businesses, and the general public regarding the necessity and importance of safe, low-cost, reliable, clean electricity.
For additional information visit: www.area-alliance.org.