Champlain Hudson Power Express Transmission Line Project, New York
DOE issued an amended Notice of Intent and is conducting additional public scoping on its Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) (DOE/EIS-0447) for the Champlain Hudson Power Express, Inc., transmission system project (Champlain Hudson Project). An amended application was filed with DOE on February 28, 2012, for a Presidential permit for the Champlain Hudson Project. The amended application for Champlain Hudson Project reflects changes made as a result of negotiations with State of New York agencies and other stakeholders as part of the project review under Article VII of the New York Public Service Law.
Public Comment Opportunities
DOE is accepting public comments on the revised scope of the Champlain Hudson Project EIS until June 14, 2012. DOE will consider comments submitted after this date to the extent practicable. Written comments on the revised scope of the EIS may be mailed to: Brian Mills, Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability (OE–20), U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20585; faxed to 202–586–8008; or emailed to Brian.Mills@hq.doe.gov.