The deadline for comments on the 2017 Draft Comprehensive Energy Strategy is by 4:00 pm, September 25, 2017. Though the new Draft CES does mention the need for increased renewables, it’s policies, as currently written, may actually hinder their development.
A recent letter from dozens of CT Environmental groups to the DEEP reviews what needs to be corrected in detail
» Letter delivered to DEEP on the Draft Comprehensive Energy Strategy.
Signed by dozens of environmental leaders.
More comments echoing these details will help drive the point home that the Draft CES needs serious revision before becoming official policy.
All interested persons are invited to submit written comments electronically on or before September 25, 2017, by 4:00 p.m.
Written comments can be electronically filed on the DEEP website.
Written comments can also be e-mailed to DEEP.EnergyBureau@ct.gov or sent via US Mail to Debra Morrell, DEEP’s, Bureau of Energy and Technology Policy, Ten Franklin Square, New Britain, CT 06051. All of the written comments received on the draft Strategy will be posted on the DEEP website.