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ENB Region 4 Notices 5/19/2021

Negative Declaration

Columbia and Rensselaer Counties - The Town of Schodack, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Green Dale Community Solar Farm will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the construction of a 5 MW (AC)/7.5MW (DC) Solar array with solid state battery storage on a 129.4 ± acre parcel of land in the Town of Schodack, and the Town of Kinderhook, Columbia County. The project is located north of County Route 32, south of the NYS Thruway 190, east of US Route 9 and west of Chadwycke Court in the Town of Kinderhook, Columbia County and the Town of Schodack, Rensselaer County, New York. The Solar arrays that are 8.5 foot in height, of variable width and length but generally totaling 1,100 foot in width and 1,000 foot in length. The site is comprised of approximately 25% wooded sloping land, 61 % meadows or areas unmaintained farm fields, 14% of the area consisting of protected wetlands. The Project is considered a utility scale solar array.

Contact: Gillian Black, Green Dale Solar, LLC C/o Eden Renewables, 333 Broadway, Suite 450, Troy, NY 12180, Phone: (518) 932-6696, E-mail: gillian.black@edenrenewables.com.


Rensselaer County - The Town of Brunswick Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Tamarac Community Solar Farm Site Plan and Special Use Permit will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a 5MW community solar farm to be constructed on approximately 25 acres. The project is located at Brick Church Road in the Town of Brunswick, New York.

Contact: Russell Oster, Town of Brunswick, 336 Town Office Road, Troy, NY 12180, Phone: (518) 279-3123.


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