Richard Thomas is the new Director of New York AREA and was recently elected to the Mt. Vernon City Council after serving as the regional director in the Hudson Valley for the Department of State during Governor Paterson’s administration. Visit my Energy Blog here: http://area-alliance.org/index.php/blog/
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 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 and reliable electricity. Entergy, the operator of Indian Point, is a member of New York AREA. For additional information visit: www.area-alliance.org.