The New York State Public Service Commission recently announced new nuclear power benefits to be included in the Clean Energy Standard (CES). Continue reading via this link to the Watertown Daily Times
The deadline to submit public comment on the CES is Friday. Comments can be submitted via the Department of Public Service website, www.dps.ny.gov. We encourage people to offer their support for this measure and hope the PSC will approve it next month.
ABOUT THE INITIATIVEDepartment of Public Service Staff has issued for comment a White Paper on Clean Energy Standard (CES) designed to meet Governor Cuomo’s directive that DPS develop a clean energy standard to ensure achievement of the State Energy Plan’s clean energy goals. The Commission is expected to make a decision on the CES this summer. The White Paper is viewable here.
The Commission will consider changes in current regulatory, tariff, and market designs and incentive structures to better align utility interests with achieving the Commission’s policy objectives. The White Paper on Ratemaking and Utility Business Models was filed on July 28, 2015 and is viewablehere.