New York Power Authority

Controversial Astoria power plant to be dismantled
Controversial Astoria power plant to be dismantled
News Alexa Altman 12/27/2012 at 1:11PM

After powering down several years ago, a controversial power plant is finally going to be dismantled. Years of litigation, led by Councilmember Peter Vallone Jr., ended with the shuttering of operations at the old branch of the Charles Poletti Power Plant on 20th Avenue in Astoria in 2010. The New York Power Authority (NYPA) announced [...]