Connecticut Environmental Policy Act (Connecticut)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Name||Connecticut Environmental Policy Act (Connecticut)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Siting and Permitting|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Tidal Energy, Wave Energy, Wind energy|
|Program Administrator||Department of Energy and Environmental Protection|
Environmental impact reports must be prepared for all proposed projects initiated by state agencies or funded in whole or in part by the state. Reports will assess the likely direct, indirect, and cumulative impacts of a proposed project; will be subject to a state review; and will be distributed publicly. The sponsoring agency must use the impact reports to make a final decision on whether to sponsor the proposed project.
|Contact Name||Karl J. Wagener|
|Department||Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||DEEP Regulations 22a-1a-1 through 22a-1a-12|
|Date Effective||2002 (changes not yet made)|
|Authority 2:||Conn. Gen. Stat. 22a-1 to 22a-1f|