Connecticut Siting Council


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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October 27, 2016
  1 PM - Energy/telecommunications meeting in New Britain
October 28, 2016
  10 AM - Petition No. 1255 Field Review - Branford
November 1, 2016
  2 PM - Docket No. 463A (American Towers & Cingular) Field Review and Public Hearing in East Lyme
November 3, 2016
  11 AM - Docket No. 470 (NTE Connecticut, LLC) Evidentiary Hearing Session in New Britain
November 10, 2016
  1 PM - Energy/telecommunications meeting in New Britain