New York Focus: The Price of Private Equity’s New York Power Plant Grab

September 13, 2022

Climate and Energy Justice, Environmental Justice, News, PEAK Coalition

Peaker plant facility against a daytime sky.


NYLPI Director of Environmental Justice Anthony Karefa Rogers-Wright was quoted in a New York Focus article about the unchecked buying power of private equity firms and the damage caused by “peaker” plants in NY, such as the Oswego Harbor power plant.

“Public service’ connotes [being] in service to the public. And if you’re not going to scrutinize the transactions of bad actors that put New Yorkers — especially marginalized New Yorkers — at more risk, that’s a big problem.”

Read more at New York Focus.

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