|Comments:||A Siting Board Meeting was held on Monday, October 21, 2002 at 2:00 p.m. in the 19th Floor Board Room at 3 Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY. A Siting Board decision dated October 24, 2002 has been posted to the electronic file room. The Brookhaven Siting Board met on August 12, 2002 in Albany, New York and decided to grant a Certificate of Environmental Compatibility and Public Need to Brookhaven Energy Limited Partnership to construct and operate a 580 MW electric generating facility in the Town of Brookhaven, Suffolk County, New York. Additional details can be found in the Siting Board decision issued August 14, 2002. |
Hearings and cross examination of witnesses were completed February 8, 2002. Initial Briefs on the issues are due March 12, 2002. Reply Briefs are due March 26, 2002.
Public Statement Hearings on the Article X Application were held Thursday, October 11, 2001, at the Yaphank Fire Hall, Main St. Yaphank, New York.
Notices for draft air and water permits were officially published in the August 15, 2001 Environmental Notice Bulletin. The public comment period for these draft permits extends to October 9, 2001.
On August 15, 2001, the Chairman of the Siting Board had determined the filed application was in compliance with Article X, the rules and regulations, and the stipulations.
The Article X application was filed on June 25, 2001. The application was reviewed by the Department of Public Service, the Department of Health, and the Department of Environmental Conservation.
Copies of the Article X Application are available for review at any library in the Town of Brookhaven.