EFSB and DPU Siting Open Dockets

A list of active cases and related documents.

To view the online docket for the case, please visit DPU's file room. To access the docket: (1) copy the "file room location" listed below in the far right column of the table; (2) open the DPU file room; (3) paste the docket number in search box; and (4) click “Go.”

 

Open Dockets

Docket Number Description Documents Presiding Officer File Room Location
EFSB 19-06/ D.P.U. 19-142/19-143

Petition of NSTAR Electric Company d/b/a Eversource Energy Pursuant to G.L. c. 164, § 69J for Approval to Construct and Operate a New 115-kV Electric Transmission Line Between the Bourne Switching Station and West Barnstable Substation

Petition of NSTAR Electric Company d/b/a Eversource Energy for Approval to Construct and Operate a New, 115-kilovolt Overhead Transmission Line through the Towns of Bourne, Sandwich, and Barnstable, pursuant to G.L. c. 164, § 72

Petition of NSTAR Electric Company d/b/a Eversource Energy for Individual and Comprehensive Zoning Exemptions from the Zoning Ordinance of the Town of Barnstable, pursuant to G.L. c. 40A, § 3

    EFSB19-06
D.P.U. 19-133

Petition of NextSun Energy LLC Pursuant to G.L. c. 40A, § 3 for Individual and Comprehensive Exemptions from the Zoning Bylaws of the Town of Dartmouth

  Robert Shea 19-133
EFSB 19-05 Initial Petition of Vineyard Wind LLC for a Certificate of Environmental Impact and Public Interest, pursuant to G.L. c. 164, § 69K. Notice  M. Kathryn Sedor EFSB19-05
EFSB 19-04/D.P.U. 19-77/19-78

Petition of New England Power Company d/b/a National Grid Pursuant to G.L. c. 164, § 69J for Approval to Construct, Operate and Maintain a New 115-kV Cable in the Cities of Salem and Beverly and a New Switching Station in Salem and to Make Improvements to Two Existing Substations in Beverly.

Petition of New England Power Company d/b/a National Grid Pursuant to G.L. c. 164, § 72 for Approval to Construct and Operate a New 115-kV Cable in the Cities of Salem and Beverly.

Petition of New England Power Company d/b/a National Grid Pursuant to G.L. c. 40A, § 3 for Individual and Comprehensive Exemptions from the Zoning Ordinances of the Cities of Salem and Beverly Relating to the Construction of a New Switching Station and Improvements to An Existing Substation in Connection with the Proposed Replacement of a 115kV Underground Transmission Line.

Notice  Robert Shea EFSB19-04
D.P.U. 19-80 Petition of NSTAR Electric Company d/b/a Eversource Energy Pursuant to G.L. c. 164, § 72 For Approval to Construct and Operate a New 115-kV Overhead Transmission Line on an Existing Right-of-Way in the Town of Barnstable. Notice Stephen August 19-80
D.P.U. 19-46 Petition of NSTAR Electric Company d/b/a Eversource Energy for approval to construct and operate a new, 115-kv transmission line within an existing right-of-way through the Town of Dartmouth, pursuant to G.L. c. 164, § 72.

Notice

Notice (translated in Portuguese)

Robert Shea 19-46
EFSB 19-03/D.P.U. 19-15

Petition of NSTAR Electric Company d/b/a Eversource Energy Pursuant to G.L. c. 164, § 69J for Approval to Construct and Operate a New 115-kV Underground Transmission Line Between the Existing Dewar Street and Andrew Square Substations in the City of Boston

Petition of NSTAR Electric Company d/b/a Eversource Energy Pursuant to G.L. c. 164, § 72 for Approval to Construct and Operate a New 115-kV Underground Transmission Line Between the Existing Dewar Street and Andrew Square Substations in the City of Boston

Notice Donna Sharkey EFSB19-03
D.P.U. 19-16

Petition of New England Power Company d/b/a National Grid for approval to construct, operate, and maintain the replacement of the Company's existing G-133W, 115-kV transmission tap line with a new 115-kV transmission loop line in Methuen, Massachusetts to the Massachusetts/New Hampshire border, pursuant to G.L. c. 164, § 72.

Notice

Notice (translated in Spanish)

Stephen August 19-16
EFSB 19-01 Petition of Cranberry Point Energy Storage, LLC for a Jurisdictional Determination Pursuant to 980 C.M.R. § 2.09

Notice

Request for Comments

Joan Evans EFSB19-01
EFSB 18-05

Petition of Colonial Gas Company d/b/a National Grid for a Certificate of Environmental Impact and Public Interest Pursuant to G.L. c. 164, § 69K; Request for Approval of Project Change by Colonial Gas Company d/b/a National Grid, Facility Originally Approved by the Energy Facilities Siting Board in EFSB 05-2; and Request for an Extension of Project Deadlines by Colonial Gas Company d/b/a National Grid, Facility Originally Approved by the Energy Facilities Siting Board in EFSB 05-2.

Notice

Final Decision

Robert Shea EFSB18-05
D.P.U. 18-155 Petition of NSTAR Electric Company d/b/a Eversource Energy for approval by the Department of Public Utilities for exemptions from the Zoning Bylaws of the Town of Oak Bluffs for the company's proposed construction of operation of a 14.7-MW Energy Storage System, pursuant to G.L. c. 40A, § 3. Notice Stephen August 18-155
EFSB 14-04A/D.P.U. 14-153A/ 14-154A Project Change request by NSTAR Electric Company d/b/a Eversource Energy, in EFSB 14-04/D.P.U. 14-153/14-154, the facility approved by the Energy Facilities Siting Board in its Final Decision dated December 1, 2017.

Notice

Notice (translated in Spanish)

Notice Translated in Portuguese)

M. Kathryn Sedor EFSB14-4A
EFSB 18-04/D.P.U. 18-96

Petition of Northeast Energy Center LLC for Approval to Construct and Operate a New Natural Gas Liquefaction and Storage Facility Pursuant to G.L. c. 164, § 69J

Petition of Northeast Energy Center LLC Pursuant to G.L. c. 40A, § 3 for Individual and Comprehensive Zoning Exemptions from the Zoning Bylaw of the Town of Charlton

Notice 

Second Notice 

Second Notice (translated in Spanish)

M. Kathryn Sedor EFSB18-04
EFSB 18-03

Petition of NSTAR Electric Company d/b/a Eversource Energy for a Certificate of Environmental Impact and Public Interest, pursuant to G.L. c. 164, § 69K

ON APPEAL

Notice

Final Decision

Robert Shea EFSB18-03
EFSB 18-02

Petition of NSTAR Gas Company d/b/a Eversource Energy for Approval to Construct a Transfer Line Replacement Project in the Town of Hopkinton and the Town of Ashland Pursuant to G.L. c. 164, § 69J

Notice Donna Sharkey EFSB18-02
D.P.U. 18-21 Petition of NSTAR Electric Company d/b/a Eversource Energy for approval of the company's plan to construct a new approximately 3.0-mile, 115-kV transmission circuit on existing structures along an existing right-of-way from the Buck Power Pond Substation in the City of Westfield, pursuant to G.L. c. 164, § 72 and G.L. 40A,  §3. Notice Donna Sharkey 18-21
EFSB 18-01/D.P.U 18-30

Petition of Colonial Gas Company d/b/a National Grid for Approval to Construct and Operate a New Gas Pipeline in the City of Lowell and the Town of Tewksbury Pursuant to G.L. c. 164, § 69J 

Petition of Colonial Gas Company d/b/a National Grid Pursuant to G.L. c. 40A, § 3 for Individual and Comprehensive Zoning Exemptions from the Zoning Bylaw of the Town of Tewksbury

Notice

Final Decision

Robert Shea EFSB18-01
D.P.U. 17-114

Petition of Hopkinton LNG Corp. Pursuant to G.L. c. 40A, § 3 for Individual and Comprehensive Exemptions from the Operation of the Zoning Bylaws of the Town of Hopkinton In Connection With Proposed Modifications of a Peak-Shaving Liquefied Natural Gas Facility.

ON APPEAL

Schedule

Notice

Final Order

Appeal

Joan Evans 17-114
EFSB 17-02/D.P.U. 17-83/17-83 

Petition of NSTAR Electric Company d/b/a Eversource Energy Pursuant to G.L. c. 164, § 69J for Approval to Construct, Operate and Maintain a New 115-kV Transmission Line in the Towns of Sudbury, Hudson and Stow and the City of Marlborough and to Make Modifications to an Existing Substation in Sudbury.

Petition of NSTAR Electric Company d/b/a Eversource Energy Pursuant to G.L. c. 40A, § 3 for Exemptions from the Operation of the Zoning Bylaws of the Towns of Sudbury, Hudson and Stow for Modifications of an Existing Substation in Sudbury and for the Construction of a New Underground 115-kV Transmission Line

Petition of NSTAR Electric Company d/b/a Eversource Energy for Approval to Construct and Operate a New 115-kV Transmission Line from Sudbury to Hudson Pursuant to G.L. c. 164, § 72

Schedule

Notice 

Joan Evans EFSB17-02
EFSB 15-04/D.P.U 15-140/15-141

Petition of NSTAR Electric Company d/b/a Eversource Energy and New England Power Company d/b/a National Grid for Approval to Construct and Maintain a New 345-kV Underground Transmission Line in Woburn, Winchester, Stoneham and Wakefield Pursuant to G.L. c. 164, § 69J.

Petition of NSTAR Electric Company d/b/a Eversource Energy and New England Power Company d/b/a National Grid for Approval to Construct and Operate a New 345-kV Underground Transmission Line in Woburn, Winchester, Stoneham and Wakefield Pursuant to G.L. c. 164, § 72.

Petition of NSTAR Electric Company d/b/a Eversource Energy and New England Power Company d/b/a National Grid Pursuant to G.L. c. 40A, § 3 for Individual and Comprehensive Exemptions from the Zoning Ordinance of the City of Woburn and the Zoning Bylaw of the Town of Wakefield.

ON APPEAL

Schedule

Supplemental Notice

Notice

Final Decision

Appeal (Stoneham)

Appeal (Winchester)

Robert Shea EFSB15-04
EFSB 14-04/D.P.U. 14-153/14-154

Petition for approval to construct and operate two new underground 115 kV transmission lines and new substation in the cities of Boston, Everett and Chelsea, pursuant to G.L. c. 164, §69J and G.L. c.164, §72; and petition for exemption from the Boston Zoning Code, pursuant to Section 6 of Chapter 665 of the Acts of 1956.

Petition of NSTAR Electric Company d/b/a Eversource Energy for Approval to Construct, Operate, and Maintain Two New Underground 115 kV Transmission Lines Through the Cities of Boston, Everett, and Chelsea, Massachusetts Pursuant to G.L. c. 164, § 72

Petition of NSTAR Electric Company d/b/a Eversource Energy Pursuant to Section 6 of Chapter 665 of the Acts of 1956 for Individual and Comprehensive Exemptions from the Boston Zoning Code

EXTENSION OF APPEAL PERIOD

Supplemental Schedule

Schedule

Notice

Final Decision

M. Kathryn Sedor EFSB 14-4

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