New Construction of Distribution Lines, Service Lines, and Appurtenant Facilities in Certain Visually Significant Resources Outside Residential Subdivisions (New York)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Name||New Construction of Distribution Lines, Service Lines, and Appurtenant Facilities in Certain Visually Significant Resources Outside Residential Subdivisions (New York)|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations|
|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||New York State Public Service Commission|
Any proposed construction of distribution lines, service lines, and appurtenant facilities to electric utilities located near scenic areas of statewide significance, including Adirondack park scenic vistas, scenic roads or districts, state and national wild and scenic river areas, areas of exceptional scenic beauty, parks, or state or national historic sites (all of the aforementioned are defined elsewhere as indicated in these regulations), will be evaluated based on its scenic and environmental impact on these surroundings.
|Contact Name||Hon. Jeffrey Cohen|
|Department||New York State Public Service Commission|
|Address||Empire State Plaza, Agency Building 3, Albany, NY 12223-1350|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Regulations of the State of New York Vol. A Ch. 02 Electric Utilities Subchapter A.99|