senate Bill S7789

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Directs NYS power authority to release requests for proposals on certain natural gas powered generating facilities in New York city

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Jun 21, 2012 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1523
Jun 18, 2012 referred to rules

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S7789 - Details

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S7789 - Summary

Directs NYS power authority to release requests for proposals on certain natural gas powered generating facilities in New York city.

S7789 - Sponsor Memo

S7789 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  7789

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 18, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. MAZIARZ -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT directing the power authority of the state of New York to release
  requests for proposals  on  certain  natural  gas  powered  generating
  facilities in and around New York city

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. (a) The power authority of the  state  of  New  York  shall
within  ninety  days  of the effective date of this act, issue a request
for the proposals to purchase from such authority one or more of the ten
gas turbine electric generating facilities with a nameplate capacity  of
less  than  eighty  megawatts  each,  owned  by such authority as of the
effective date of this act and located in and around  the  city  of  New
York.  Such  request  for proposals to sell such generators shall be put
out for bid for a maximum of ninety days and shall include the following
sites and generation facilities:
  (1) Two units at Harlem River Yard Plant, located in the Harlem  River
Yards, at E. 132nd Street, Bronx, New York 10454;
  (2)  Two  units  at  Vernon  Boulevard, located at 41-98, 42-02, 42-16
Vernon Boulevard, Long Island City, Queens, New York 11101;
  (3) Two units at the Hell Gate Plant, located  at  Locust  Avenue,  E.
132nd Street to E. 134th Street, Bronx, New York 10454;
  (4)  Two  units  at  the  Windsor  Terrace Power Plant, located at 3rd
Avenue and 23rd Street, Brooklyn, New York 11232;
  (5) One unit at Pouch Terminal; located at 1 Edgewater Street,  Staten
Island, New York 10305; and
  (6)  One unit at North First Avenue and River Street, located at 47-79
River Street, Brooklyn, New York 11211.
  (b) The authority shall issue such requests to determine, among  other
things,  the likely value to New York state for the sale of such genera-
tors. The authority shall, within thirty days of the end of  the  solic-
itation  period,  report on the range of solicited bids to the governor,
the temporary president of the senate and the speaker of  the  assembly,
subject  to  all appropriate and applicable confidentiality requirements

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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