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Posted on: January 14, 2021

NYSERDA Awards $750,000 Grant to BPU for Manufacturing Clean Energy in the Southern Tier

Picture shows the river walk with a bench and a view of the power plant.

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) awarded $750,000 to the BPU for its Manufacturing Clean Energy in the Southern Tier application to the "Accelerate the Southern Tier" call for proposals.

The BPU-led program i...

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Posted on: January 11, 2021

Do It Yourself on the BPU Customer Portal!

BPU Power Plant in Winter

You can initiate several services at the BPU by registering on "My Account" on our website at www.jamestownbpu.com.  The link to My Account is on our homepage - it's the green My Account tile.

Once registered, you'll see a link to "...

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Posted on: January 11, 2021

2021-22 Yard Waste Stickers available in BPU Customer Service Office

Yard Waste Site

The BPU Yard Waste Site stickers for the 2021-22 seasons are now available in our Customer Service Office, 92 Steele Street.  

The stickers are free-of-charge to BPU Solid Waste (garbage/recycling) customers.   The Site, at 1001 Monroe St...

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Posted on: January 1, 2021

Thank you, Community Bank, NA, a January Good Neighbor of the Month

Community Bank, NA

We appreciate the support of Community Bank, N.A. for its support of our Good Neighbor Fund.  

The Johnson/BPU Good Neighbor Fund assists customers who regularly pay their BPU bills, who don't receive government assistance for utility bills and wh...

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Posted on: January 1, 2021

Thanks to Axiom, Our Good Neighbor of the Month!

Logo for Axiom

We want to thank Axiom, one of our Johnson/BPU Good Neighbors of the Month, for contributing to our Good Neighbor Fund here at the BPU.

Customers who pay BPU bills regularly, who receive no Social Services assistance on utility bills and who experience a s...

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Posted on: November 10, 2020

Apply for Utility Payment Assistance through City-Sponsored Program

Fall picture of the BPU campus from the river bridge

The BPU urges customers who may qualify for assistance with unpaid utility bills to apply as soon as possible to a program grant received by the City of Jamestown as part of its COVID-19 Response.

According to BPU General Manager David L. Leathers, support...

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Posted on: November 24, 2020

BPU Energy Efficiency Rebate Programs Continue into 2021

Electric Vehicle Fast Charger on Fourth Street

The BPU's two energy efficiency rebate programs continue into 2021 with no changes.

The Energy Star Rebate Program provides rebate credits on your electric bill.  Read information here.      

The Electri...

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