Site Evaluation Committee
The Site Evaluation Committee is responsible
for issuing certificates to energy facilities such as
natural gas pipelines and certain electric generating
and transmission facilities. The Committee is also authorized
to impose terms and conditions upon such certificates
and to monitor the construction and operation of the
The Site EvaluationCommittee is comprised of the following members:
- The three Public Utilities Commissioners and the Staff
Engineer of the Public Utilities Commission, the
Chairman of the Public Utilities Commission is the vice-chair.
- The Commissioner of
the Department of Environmental Services (or the Assistant
Commissioner as designee) chairs the Committee.
- Other Committee members include:
More information about the Site Evaluation Committee
can be found at NH
RSA Chapter 162-H or by calling the New Hampshire
Department of Environmental Services at 603-271-3503.