Gianaris Stands Up For Energy Consumers

Michael Gianaris

June 08, 2011

Queens Gazette wrote about Senator Gianaris' participation in introducing an energy alternatives package of bills.

State Senator Michael Gianaris is continuing his efforts to increase energy affordability for consumers while enhancing energy efficiency and protecting the environment throughout the state. On May 25, Gianaris, along with various senate colleagues including fellow state Senator Jose Peralta unveiled a package of alternative energy bills aimed at making energy affordable.

“We need immediate action to reduce energy costs and increase the use of alternative energy for working class New Yorkers,” Gianaris said. “As Memorial Day and summer approach, it is time we face our affordability, energy and environmental crises head on. With this package of legislation, we can make being green both good for the environment and helpful on the wallet.”

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