ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 12/20/2000

New York County
Applicant: Consolidated Edison Co Of NY Inc
4 Irving Pl Rm 306-S
New York, NY 10003-3502
Facility: Con Ed-East River Sta
701-827 East 14 Street
New York, NY 10009-
Application ID: 2-6206-00012/00021
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Project is Located: in Manhattan in New York County.
Project Description:

Consolidated Edison proposes to construct and operate two dual fuel General Electric combustion turbine generators (CTGs) and two heat recovery steam generators (HRSGs) to produce an estimated 3,000,000 pounds per hour of steam and a nominal electric generation capacity of 360 MW (megawatts). Fuel use will be non-interruptible natural gas with distillate oil use limited to only emergency situations. The project will utilize City water supplied by the New York City Department of Environmental Protection, Bureau of Water and Sewer Operations to meet water needs for steam production and other uses. A public hearing will be held on this project. The complete hearing notice can be found at www.dec.state.ny.us/website/ohms/notices/eastriver.htm

State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination: Project is not subject to SEQR because it is a Type II action.
SEQR Lead Agency: None Designated
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination: Cultural resource lists and map have been checked. No registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures were identified at the project location. No further review in accordance with SHPA is required.
Coastal Management: This project is not located in a Coastal Management area and is not subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.
Opportunity for Public Comment: Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Jan 19 2001.
Contact: Richard Benas
NYSDEC Headquarters
50 Wolf Rd
Albany, NY 12233