NOTICE OF COMMUNITY MEETING
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 11, 2021
2:00 PM TO 4:00 PM AND 6:00 PM TO 8:00 PM
ConnectGen Montgomery County LLC is proposing to submit an application to the state Office of Renewable Energy Siting (ORES) in the fourth quarter of 2021, to construct the Mill Point Solar Project (Project), a proposed 250 MW solar powered major electric generating facility proposed to be located in the Town of Glen, County of Montgomery, New York. This notice announces that on Wednesday, August 11, 2021, from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM and 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Eion’s Hideaway Pavilion, 212 Mary’s Lane, Fultonville, NY 12072, ConnectGen will be hosting two separate, identical sessions of the community meeting for members of the public to learn more about the Project, the Section 94-c permitting process, and the application.
The purpose of the community meeting is to educate the public about the proposed Project, including the anticipated application date and information regarding the future availability of local agency account funds pursuant to 19 NYCRR Subpart 900-5. Along with its application, ConnectGen must submit $1,000 dollars for each MW of capacity for use by local agencies and potential community intervenors, which for this Project totals $250,000. Any local agency or potential community intervenor can submit a request to the Office of Renewable Energy Siting for funding within thirty (30) days of the date of the application filing. Seventy-five percent of the local agency account funds shall be reserved for local agencies. Further details will be provided as the filing of the application draws near on millptsol1stg.wpengine.com. Intervenor requests should be submitted by first class mail to the address below or electronically via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Office of Renewable Energy Siting
c/o: OGS Mailroom Empire State Plaza
Empire State Plaza
240 State Street P-1 South, J Dock
Albany, NY 12242
Copies must be submitted to the assigned Administrative Law Judge, if any, and other parties to the proceeding.
This notice and additional information regarding the Mill Point Solar Project can be found at on the Project website: https://millpointsolar.wpengine.com/