Low cost power will help create or retain more than 23,500 jobs in Western New York
Albany, N.Y. – Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and Senator Michael H. Ranzenhofer today announced that 64 businesses and not-for-profit organizations across Western New York will be awarded the first round of low cost power allocations under the ReCharge New York (RNY) program, a major statewide initiative for retaining and creating jobs and spurring capital investments by making low cost power available to New York State companies.
Surcharge set to expire March 2014 Executive budget calls for 5-year extension Businesses, consumers to pay $3 billion more in taxes
Albany, N.Y. – State Senator Michael H. Ranzenhofer (R, C, I – Amherst) has announced his opposition to a five-year extension of the 18-a surcharge as proposed in the Executive Budget. The energy tax surcharge is scheduled to expire on March 31, 2014.