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LSPGNY Supports Capital District YMCA and Regional Food Bank of Northeastern NY

LSPGNY Supports Capital District YMCA and Regional Food Bank of Northeastern NY

LS Power Grid New York (LSPGNY) helped fellow community members celebrate Thanksgiving this year by donating over $11,000 to the Regional Food Bank of Northeastern NY and Capital District YMCA.

LSPGNY has teamed up with the New York Capital District YMCA for their 2021 Thanksgiving Basket Brigade, an event that has been bringing joy to those in need at Thanksgiving since 2016.  Serving over 580 families last year alone, LSPGNY was proud to participate this year in providing 125 baskets filled with turkey and all the thanksgiving fixings, including classic favorites such as gravy, stuffing, sweet potatoes, and cranberry sauce.

Photo of LS Power’s Susan Baurle presenting a charitable contribution to the New York Capital District YMCA 

LS Power Grid New York fleet loaded and delivered these Thanksgiving baskets to homes in the surrounding communities of Altamont, Schenectady, Slingerlands, Voorheesville, Duanesburg and Guilderland.

Photo of LS Power’s Shawn Crispens helping to load the Thanksgiving baskets for home deliveries

During a year where many families experienced hardship due to the pandemic, we are thankful for the opportunity to support our surrounding communities!

About LS Power:

LS Power is a development, investment and operating company focused on the North American power and energy infrastructure sector. Since inception in 1990, LS Power has developed, constructed, managed or acquired more than 46,000 MW of power generation, including utility-scale solar, wind, hydro, natural gas-fired and battery energy storage projects, of which over 16,700 MW are currently operating. LS Power’s Energy Transition Platforms include CPower Energy Management, Endurant Energy, EVgo, Rise Light & Power, and REV Renewables, as well as Waste-to-Energy initiatives. In addition, LS Power has developed more than 1,000 miles of high voltage transmission to date, of which over 660 miles are currently operating. Across these efforts, LS Power has raised $49 billion in debt and equity financing to support North American infrastructure. Through 2021, assets under LS Power control avoided 80.67 million metric tons of CO2e, equivalent to nearly 187 million barrels of oil not consumed or over 17.5 million cars taken off the road for one year. For more information, please visit www.LSPower.com.