Environment Council of Rhode Island

...building an ecologically healthy future in a sustainable economy

House Environment & Natural Resources Committee Hearing 2016-05-31

At the Rise of the House, the Committee will consider H8240, Energy Facility Siting Board legislation. This bill would increase the membership of the energy facility siting board from three (3) to nine (9) members, and would require approval by the electors in Burrillville of any tax agreement established by the town council with a power plant located in the town.

H8240 is an ECRI Legislative Priority.

Hearing Date: 
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 - 4:00pm
House Bills Heard: 
Hearing Room: 
Room 205