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Investigative Post: Slowdown at New York Power Authority's WNY fund

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Charlotte Keith
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The Niagara Power Project in Lewiston generates cheap, clean hydropower, one of the region’s most valuable resources. But for years, there were complaints that Western New York wasn’t seeing its fair share of the benefits. Rep. Brian Higgins led a push to change that.