Climate Change Guidance Documents
Guide for Assessing Energy Use and Greenhouse Gas Emissions in an Environmental Impact Statement (PDF, 163 kb) - provides instructions to DEC staff for reviewing an environmental impact statement (EIS) that includes a discussion of energy use or greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Other state and local agencies may choose to use this guide when serving as lead agency for a project subject to an EIS that includes a discussion of energy use or GHG emissions.
More about Climate Change Guidance Documents:
- Commissioner's Policy - Climate Change and DEC Action - Commissioner's Policy on Climate Change and DEC Action.
- Public Comments and Responses to Policy for Assessing Energy Use and Greenhouse Gas Emissions in an EIS - a listing, grouped by topic, of public comments with DEC response