New Construction of Distribution Lines, Service Lines, and Appurtenant Facilities in Certain Visually Significant Resources Outside Residential Subdivisions (New York)

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EZFeed Policy

Place New York


   

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
Active Policy Yes

Implementing Sector State/Province



























Program Administrator New York State Public Service Commission
Primary Website http://www3.dps.ny.gov/N/nycrr16.nsf/Parts/FDDEFFC6E151593E85256FC700500A88?OpenDocument



Last Review 2014-09-15



Summary

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.



Policy Contact

Contact Name Hon. Jeffrey Cohen
Department New York State Public Service Commission

Address Empire State Plaza, Agency Building 3, Albany, NY 12223-1350



Phone (518) 474-6530      


Email secretary@dps.ny.gov

     
     

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
Date Effective 2011



















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