News Analysis

WTC Going for Gold

In addition to these measures, each tower will feature natural gas-powered hydrogen fuel cells that, combined, will generate 4.8 megawatts of electricity. Michael Saltzman, spokesman for the New York Power Authority, told

EBN that fuel cells have a good reputation in New York City and throughout the state as “wonderful, clean, reliable technology,” and that their inclusion in the World Trade Center was consistent with the state’s efforts to promote clean energy.

Published September 28, 2006