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PETITION NO. 1620 - VFS, LLC petition for a declaratory ruling, pursuant to Connecticut General Statutes §4-176 and §16-50k, for the proposed construction, maintenance and operation of a 920-kilowatt customer-side fuel cell facility and associated equipment to be located at the York Correctional Institution, 199 West Main Street, East Lyme (Niantic), Connecticut.


PETITION FILING (recd. 03/14/24)
Petition Narrative
List of Attachments:
Attachment 1: GA 1, Site Plan and E1 Electrical One-line drawing
Attachment 2: Doosan PureCell® Model 400 Datasheet
Attachment 3: Emergency Response Plan
Attachment 4: Zoning Map
Attachment 5: Aerial Map
Attachment 6: 14CFR Part 77.9
Attachment 7: CARB Letter
Attachment 8: NDDB Map
Attachment 9: Acoustic Site Survey Report
Attachment 10: Abutters Notification Letter
Attachment 11: Abutters List
Attachment 12: Abutters Map
Attachment 13: Federal, State and Local Officials Notice List 
Attachment 14: Proof of Mailing
Attachment 15: Flood Map
Attachment 16: Desulphurization Memo

Council Letter to East Lyme, 03/15/24
Council State Agency Comment Memorandum, 03/15/24
Council Incomplete Notice, 03/20/24
Council Acknowledgement of Complete Petition, 03/21/24
Council Set Date for Decision, 04/25/24
Council Interrogatories to Petitioner, 06/04/24


Schedule, 03/15/24
Schedule, 03/20/24
Schedule, 03/21/24
Schedule, 04/25/24
Schedule, 06/04/24


Service List, 03/14/24


Petitioner Response to Council Incomplete Notice, 03/21/24
Petitioner Response to Council Interrogatories, 06/14/24