Dear Friends and Energy Bill Payers,
Last winter, NY homeowners using propane paid $100 Million more in propane costs because local dealers had to look as far away as Washington State to find enough propane supply. That's because New York’s propane storage infrastructure is in adequate.
Fortunately, a propane storage facility has been proposed by Crestwood Midstream (an established energy storage company from Texas) in the Finger Lakes which will prevent future propane shortages and price spikes. This project also means new jobs and investment Upstate, and more affordable energy bills for all of us each year.
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has approved it!
Recently the NYS DEC issued a draft permit.
On February 12, 2015 the DEC will hold a hearing to further consider making the permit permanent.
We support the completion of this facility for the relief it will bring to NYS homeowners and business owners that rely on propane as their energy source.
Not surprisingly those same protesters trying to stop you from being able to enjoy the benefits of Natural Gas development are also trying to stop you from seeing the benefits of this propane storage facility. And...