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National Grid Pipeline E37 Reliability & Resiliency Project Case 19-T-0069
In February 2019, National Grid filed an application with the New York State Public Service Commission seeking approval to construct and operate the proposed Pipeline E37 Reliability and Resiliency Project (the Project). The Project would include a new 7.3-mile long, 16-inch diameter natural gas transmission pipeline. The proposed Project would be located in the Town of Bethlehem in Albany County and Towns of East and North Greenbush in Rensselaer County.


Public Statement Hearings Scheduled for Con Edison Temporary Gas Moratorium 17-G-0606
On January 17, 2019, Con Edison announced that due to a recent trend of increasing natural gas demand, beginning March 15, 2019, it would not accept new natural gas customers in the majority of its Westchester County natural gas service territory due to an inability to meet projected future demand on the coldest winter days.


Bluestone Wind, LLC Proposed Electric Generation Facility Case 16-F-0559
On September 18, 2018, Bluestone Wind, LLC filed an application for a Certificate of Environmental Compatibility and Public Need seeking approval under Article 10 of the Public Service Law to construct and operate a 124-megawatt wind-powered electric generating facility (Project). The Project is proposed to be located in the Towns of Sanford and Windsor, in Broome County, New York. Public statement hearings have been scheduled.


Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc. Proposed Rate Increase Case 18-E-0067 & 18-G-0068
In January 2018, Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc. (O&R) requested that the New York State Public Service Commission approve a proposed increase in its electric and gas delivery service rates. O&R serves over 300,000 customers in Rockland County and parts of Orange and Sullivan counties. Public Statement Hearings Scheduled.


Moses-Adirondack Smart Path Proposed Transmission Facility Rebuild Case 18-T-0207
In April 2018, the New York Power Authority (NYPA), filed an application with the New York State Public Service Commission seeking approval to construct the Moses-Adirondack Smart Path Reliability project (Smart Path). NYPA plans to rebuild two substations and the existing 230 kilovolt (kV) transmission lines that extend approximately 86 miles from the Town of Massena, St. Lawrence County to the Town of Croghan, Lewis County, New York. Public Statement Hearing Scheduled.


Eight Point Wind Public Statement Hearings Scheduled- Case 16-F-0062
On November 29, 2017, Eight Point Wind, LLC filed an application for a Certificate of Environmental Compatibility and Public Need seeking approval under Article 10 of the Public Service Law to construct a 101.8-megawatt wind-powered electric generating facility.


Baron Island Winds, LLC Proposed Electric Generation Facility- Case 15-F-0122
On November 29, 2017, Baron Winds, LLC (Applicant) filed an Application for a Certificate of Environmental Compatibility and Public Need (Certificate) seeking approval under Article 10 of the Public Service Law (PSL) to construct a 300-megawatt (MW) wind-powered electric generating facility. The project is proposed to be located in the Towns of Cohocton, Dansville, Fremont, and Wayland, Steuben County.


In the Matter of Utility Preparation and Response to Power Outages During the March 2018 Winter Storms- Case 18-00618
Public Statement hearings scheduled for March 2018 Winter storms.


Reforming the Energy Vision (REV) - Case 14-M-0101
This fact sheet contains information about Govornor Andrew M. Cuomo's initiative to spur clean energy innovation, bring in new investments, and improve consumer choice while protecting the environment and energizing New York's economy.


Clean Energy Standard - Case 15-E-0302
This fact sheet contains information about Governor Andrew M. Cuomo's directive to the New York State Department of Public Service (DPS) to develop a Clean Energy Standard (CES) and to meet the State Energy Plan’s 50% renewable energy by 2030.