Connecticut Siting Council
{Electric Transmission Right of Way}
Welcome to the Connecticut Siting Council


The Council is responsible for balancing the need for adequate and reliable public utility services at the lowest reasonable cost to consumers with the need to protect the environment and ecology of the state.  The Council generally has jurisdiction over the siting of electric transmission lines and electric substations with a design capacity of 69-kilovolts or more, electric generating and storage facilities, telecommunications facilities and hazardous waste facilities.


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If you require additional assistance please do not hesitate to contact us. Thank you!

  1:30 PM - PE1312 Candlewood Solar/New Milford Field Review and Public Hearing in New Milford
September 28, 2017
  1 PM - Energy/telecommunications meeting in New Britain
October 4, 2017
  11 AM - DO477 (Verizon/Canterbury) Pre-Hearing Teleconference
October 9, 2017
  All Day Columbus Day - Office Closed
October 10, 2017
  11 AM - PE1313 (DWW Solar/Simsbury) Evidentiary Hearing in New Britain