NYPA - Industrial Economic Development Power
The Industrial Economic Development program serves the 47 municipal electric systems and 4 rural electric cooperatives in New York State. Up to 54 MW of hydropower from the federally mandated block of Preference Power that serves those public power systems is made available for economic development purposes within these communities.
Business must be located within the service territory of a municipal electric system or rural electric cooperative. Allocation criteria requires 25 new jobs per MW and creation of at least 200 kW of new load.