Department of Public Service

99-F-1314: East River Repowering - Consolidated Edison - In-Service Article X Project

In-Service Article X Project

East River Repowering- Consolidated Edison - Case 99-F-1314

Size: 360 MW gas-fired, combined-cycle cogeneration project
Location: Existing East River generating station located at 
14th Street and Avenue C 
Proposed by: Consolidated Edison Co., of New  York, Inc.

Schedule: Commercial operation began in April 2005.

An  Order on Rehearing was issued on April 18, 2002.

A Siting Board meeting was held on April 18, 2002.

Procedural Ruling by Presiding Examiner Garlin and Associate Examiner O'Connell was issued on February 15, 2002.

A prehearing conference was held on January 31, 2002.

Siting Board Meeting was held January 24, 2002 at 1:00 p.m. in the 19th Floor Board Room at 3 Empire State Plaza, Albany, to consider the petitions for rehearing.

An Order Granting Rehearing in Part was issued on January 24, 2002.

Petitions for rehearing of the Siting Board's decision were filed by East River Environmental Coalition/Assemblyman Sanders, Community Board 3 and NYPIRG.

Siting Board Meeting was held on Tuesday, August 28, 2001 at 1:00 pm. in the 19th Floor Board Room at 3 Empire State  Plaza, Albany. 

Briefs on Exceptions were filed July 13, 2001, and Briefs Opposing Exceptions were filed July 23, 2001. 

An Order Extending Deadline was issued June 28, 2001. 

A Recommended Decision was issued June 28, 2001.

An Order Concerning Interlocutory Appeals was issued June 22, 2001. 

Siting Board Meeting  was held June 21, 2001. at 1:30 p.m. at the Public Service Commission's Office in Albany, New York, to consider interlocutory appeals filed by the parties. 

Initial Briefs were filed May 25, 2001 and Reply Briefs were filed June 4, 2001.

Evidentiary hearing were held April 18-20, 23-25, and 27, 2001.

Ruling on Schedule, Party Status and Procedures and a Notice of Evidentiary Hearing were issued on March 26, 2001.

An Issues Ruling and Procedural Ruling was issued on March 15, 2001.

An issues conference  was held February 20, 2001, and continued on February 23, 2001, at One Penn Plaza, Manhattan.

Public statement hearings were held on January 24, 2001, at Public School No. 34, East 12th Street and Avenue D, Manhattan.

A ruling establishing procedural schedule was issued 
December 21, 2000.

The Chairman of the Siting Board has determined on July 31, 2000 that the application complies with the requirements of Article X of the Public Service Law and stipulations signed by company and statutory parties. 

The Article X application was filed on June 1, 2000.

Approved: The Siting Board decided to approve the project on August 28, 2001 and issued an Order and Opinion dated August 30, 2001. 
Comments: The three volume application may be viewed by the public at the following locations: 
New York Public Library 
Main Branch
Fifth Avenue and 42ndStreet
New York, NY
New York Public Library 
Tompkins Square Branch
331 East 10thStreet
New York, NY
New York Public Library 
Epiphany Branch
228 East 23rdStreet
New York, NY
New York Public Library 
Columbus Branch
742 Tenth Avenue
New York, NY
New York Public Library
Webster Branch
1465 York Avenue
New York, NY
New York Public Library 
Kips Bay Branch
446 Third Avenue
New York, NY
New York Public Library 
Yorkville Branch
222 East 79thStreet
New York, NY
New York Public Library 
Science, Industry &Business Library
188 Madison Avenue
New York, NY
The Brooklyn Public Library 
Brooklyn Heights Branch
280 Cadman Plaza West
Brooklyn, NY 

Copies of the application may be inspected during normal business hours in Central Files at the offices of the New York State Department of Public Service, Three Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY and One Penn Plaza, New York, NY.   The application may also be inspected during normal business hours in the main lobby of Con Edison's East River Generating Station, 801 East 14th Street, New York, NY. 

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