According to DEM…

severe impacts need to be addressed

…as previously stated in DEM correspondence, including DEM's Advisory Opinion, the permitting processes under DEM's jurisdiction and outside of the EFSB process do not address some of the most severe impacts that would result from construction of the proposed Facility.

The Town of Burrillville recognizes that a pull-quote does not tell the whole story. In our point-of-view, this excerpt is indicative. While DEM was unable to draw definitive conclusions, the Town of Burrillville concludes that this power plant is not needed and is harmful to Burrillville, Rhode Island and surrounding areas. Follow these links to read the DEM advisories and drawn your own conclusions: [9-12-16 DEM Advisory Opinion] and [8-15-17 DEM Supplemental Advisory]

Town of Burrillville
105 Harrisville Main St.
Harrisville, RI  02830