EFSB has posted its hearing schedule for Invenergy’s power plant application

The Energy Facility Siting Board (EFSB) will conduct final hearings regarding Invenergy‘s $1 billion fracked gas and diesel oil burning power plant aimed at the heart of the forests of northwestern Rhode Island starting on Friday, December 8, 2017 beginning at 9:30 AM in Hearing Room A of the Public Utilities Commission office building, 89 Jefferson Boulevard, Warwick, Rhode Island.

Before that, the EFSB has scheduled two hearings in communities affected by the new water plan:

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM in the Charlestown Elementary
School Gymnasium
, 363 Carolina Back Road, Charlestown, Rhode Island

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM in the Burrillville High School
Auditorium
, 425 East Avenue, Harrisville, Rhode Island

Before that time though, there should be some hearings regarding various motions and requests made by lawyers on all sides of the case, including Conservation Law Foundation (CLF)’s renewed motion to dismiss and the Narragansett Indian Tribal Council motion to intervene.

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