EFSB Will Hear Motions from Charlestown, Burrillville, and Invenergy

When: Tuesday, December 12 at 9:30 a.m.
Where: Hearing Room A of the Public Utilities Commission office building, 89 Jefferson Boulevard, Warwick, Rhode Island (map below)
What: The towns of Burrillville and Charlestown have motions that were not heard at the November 27 EFSB hearing and Invenergy is asking for still more secrecy. The session is open to the public, but no public comment will be heard. The hearing will be streamed live.

The hearing concerns the following motions:

  • The Town of Burrillville filed a Motion Seeking an Order of the EFSB Requiring an Independent Environmental Impact Document and Appointing an Independent Environmental Expert to Evaluate the Adverse Environmental Impacts of Invenergy’s Proposed Power Plant.
  • The Town of Charlestown filed a Motion for Clarification/Instructions and/or for an Extension.
  • The Town of Charlestown filed a Motion for Funding as an Affected Community.
  • Invenergy filed a Motion for Protective Treatment of Confidential Information contained in an
    attachment to the Supplemental Testimony of John Niland.

At 10:30 a.m. the Board will discuss the Contingent Water Supply Plan involving the removal and transport of water from the Narragansett Indian Tribe’s Settlement Lands in Charlestown.

Map to Public Utilities Commission Office Building

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