Siting Board Members


The New York State Board on Electric Generation Siting and the Environment, "Siting Board", shall be in the Department of Public Service and consist of seven persons: the Chair of the Department of Public Service (DPS), who shall serve as Chair of the Siting Board; the Commissioner of the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC); the Commissioner of the Department of Health (DOH); the Chair of the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA); the Commissioner of Economic Development (Empire State Development) and two ad hoc public members, both of whom shall reside within the municipality in which the facility is proposed to be located, except if such facility is proposed to be located within the City of New York, then all ad hoc members shall reside within the community district in which the facility is proposed to be located. One ad hoc member shall be appointed by the President Pro Tem of the Senate and one ad hoc member shall be appointed by the Speaker of the Assembly, in accordance with Public Service Law Section 161 (2). The term of the ad hoc public members shall continue until a final determination is made in the particular proceeding for which they were appointed.

 

brown
Audrey Zibelman
Siting Board Chair

Chair
NYS Public Service Commission
* Richard L. Kauffman
Chair
NYS Energy Research and
Development Authority
murray

 

adams
Kenneth Adams
Commissioner,
President & CEO
NYS Empire State Development
Howard A. Zucker, M.D., J.D.
Acting Commissioner
NYS Department of Health
shah

 

martens
Joseph Martens
Commissioner
NYS Department of Environmental Conservation