Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC; Notice of Application Accepted for Filing and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Protests, 8829-8830 [2017-02041]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 19 / Tuesday, January 31, 2017 / Notices Dated: January 25, 2017. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–02039 Filed 1–30–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. EL17–28–000] Kelly Creek Wind, LLC; Notice of Institution of Section 206 Proceeding and Refund Effective Date On January 25, 2017, the Commission issued an order in Docket No. EL17–28– 000, pursuant to section 206 of the Federal Power Act (FPA), 16 U.S.C. 824e (2012), instituting an investigation into whether the Reactive Service Rate Schedule of Kelly Creek Wind, LLC may be unjust, unreasonable, unduly discriminatory or preferential. Kelly Creek Wind, LLC, 158 FERC ¶ 61,059 (2017). The refund effective date in Docket No. EL17–28–000, established pursuant to section 206(b) of the FPA, will be the date of publication of this notice in the Federal Register. Any interested person desiring to be heard in Docket No. EL17–28–000 must file a notice of intervention or motion to intervene, as appropriate, with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426, in accordance with Rule 214 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure, 18 CFR 385.214, within 21 days of the date of issuance of the order. Dated: January 25, 2017. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–02040 Filed 1–30–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission asabaliauskas on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES [Docket No. AD15–10–000] Notice of Availabilty of the Revised Guidelines for Reporting on Cultural Resources Investigations for Natural Gas Projects and Request for Comments The staff of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or Commission) is revising its Guidelines for Reporting on Cultural Resources Investigations for Pipeline Projects, dated December 2002. Based on VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:22 Jan 30, 2017 Jkt 241001 comments received in the abovereferenced docket,1 the staff has revised the Guidelines and comments are now requested on this draft document from federal and state agencies, Native American tribes, environmental consultants, inspectors, natural gas industry, construction contractors, and other interested parties with special expertise with respect to historic and cultural resources commonly associated with natural gas pipeline projects. A 60day public comment period is allotted to collect comments. Please note that this comment period will close on March 26, 2017. Interested parties can help the Commission staff determine the appropriate updates and improvements by providing meaningful comments or suggestions that focus on the specific sections requiring clarification; updates to reflect current laws and regulations; or improved measures to avoid or minimize impacts on historic or cultural resources. The more specific your comments, the more useful they will be. A detailed explanation of your submissions and/or any references of scientific studies associated with your comments will greatly help us with this process. We will consider all timely comments on the revised Guidelines before issuing the final version. The FERC staff provided copies of the revised Guidelines to federal and state agencies, Native American tribes, environmental consultants, inspectors, natural gas industry, construction contractors, and other interested parties. In addition, the revised Guidelines is available for public viewing on the FERC’s Web site (www.ferc.gov) using the eLibrary link. For your convenience, there are three methods which you can use to submit your comments to the Commission. In all instances please reference the docket number (AD15–10–000) with your submission. The Commission encourages electronic filing of comments and has expert staff available to assist you at (202) 502–8258 or efiling@ferc.gov. (1) You can file your comments electronically using the eComment feature on the Commission’s Web site (www.ferc.gov) under the link to Documents and Filings. This is an easy method for interested persons to submit brief, text-only comments; (2) You can file your comments electronically using the eFiling feature on the Commission’s Web site 1 A Notice of Intent to Update the Guidelines for Reporting on Cultural Resources Investigations for Pipeline Projects and Request for Comments was issued on April 21, 2015 under Docket Number AD15–10. PO 00000 Frm 00007 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 8829 (www.ferc.gov) under the link to Documents and Filings. With eFiling, you can provide comments in a variety of formats by attaching them as a file with your submission. New eFiling users must first create an account by clicking on ‘‘eRegister.’’ You must select the type of filing you are making, select ‘‘Comment on a Filing’’; or (3) You can file a paper copy of your comments by mailing them to the following address: Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Room 1A, Washington, DC 20426. All of the information related to the proposed updates to the Guidelines and submitted comments can be found on the FERC Web site (www.ferc.gov) using the eLibrary link. Click on the eLibrary link, click on ‘‘General Search’’ and enter the docket number, excluding the last three digits in the Docket Number field (i.e., AD15–10). Be sure you have selected an appropriate date range. For assistance, please contact FERC Online Support at FercOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or toll free at (866) 208–3676, or for TTY, contact (202) 502–8258. The eLibrary link also provides access to the texts of formal documents issued by the Commission, such as orders, notices, and rulemakings. In addition, the Commission now offers a free service called eSubscription which allows you to keep track of all formal issuances and submittals in specific dockets. This can reduce the amount of time you spend researching proceedings by automatically providing you with notification of these filings, document summaries, and direct links to the documents. Go to www.ferc.gov/ docs-filing/esubscription.asp. Dated: January 25, 2017. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–02038 Filed 1–30–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 2232–650] Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC; Notice of Application Accepted for Filing and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Protests Take notice that the following hydroelectric application has been filed with the Commission and is available for public inspection: a. Application Type: Shoreline Management Plan. E:\FR\FM\31JAN1.SGM 31JAN1 asabaliauskas on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 8830 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 19 / Tuesday, January 31, 2017 / Notices b. Project No: 2232–650. c. Date Filed: October 4, 2016 and November 4, 2016 (dated October 3, 2016). d. Applicant: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC. e. Name of Project: Catawba-Wateree Hydroelectric Project. f. Location: Burke, McDowell, Caldwell, Catawba, Alexander, Iredell, Mecklenburg, Lincoln, and Gaston Counties, North Carolina, and York, Lancaster, Chester, Fairfield, and Kershaw Counties in South Carolina. g. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power Act, 16 U.S.C. 791a–825r. h. Applicant Contact: Kelvin Reagan, Lake Services—Duke Energy Carolinas, 526 South Church Street, Charlotte, North Carolina 28202, 704 382–9386 or email at Kelvin.Reagan@dukeenergy.com. i. FERC Contact: Jon Cofrancesco at (202) 502–8951, or email: jon.cofrancesco@ferc.gov. j. Deadline for filing comments, motions to intervene, and protests: February 24, 2017. All documents may be filed electronically via the Internet. See 18 CFR 385.2001(a)(1)(iii) and the instructions on the Commission’s Web site at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ efiling.asp. Commenters can submit brief comments up to 6,000 characters, without prior registration, using the eComment system at http:// www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ ecomment.asp. You must include your name and contact information at the end of your comments. For assistance, please contact FERC Online Support at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or toll free at 1–866–208–3676, or for TTY, (202) 502–8659. Although the Commission strongly encourages electronic filing, documents may also be paper-filed. To paper-file, mail an original and seven copies to: Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426. Please include the project number (P–2232–650) on any comments, motions, or recommendations filed. The Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure require all intervenors filing documents with the Commission to serve a copy of that document on each person whose name appears on the official service list for the project. Further, if an intervenor files comments or documents with the Commission relating to the merits of an issue that may affect the responsibilities of a particular resource agency, they must also serve a copy of the document on that resource agency. VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:22 Jan 30, 2017 Jkt 241001 k. Description of Request: Pursuant to license article 409, in part, Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC (licensee) filed, for Commission approval, an updated shoreline management plan (SMP) for the Catawba-Wateree Project incorporating the 2003 Commissionapproved SMP, as amended. As required, the updated SMP includes: (1) A provision for addressing any licenseerequested authority to make changes to the SMP, shoreline classification maps, or shoreline management guidelines without prior Commission approval; (2) a provision for addressing how and when shoreline reclassification requests, including identified mapping errors, will be filed with the Commission for approval; and (3) a provision for filing a report with the Commission every 10 years describing whether or not revisions to the SMP, are needed. The updated SMP also includes, as required, revised shoreline classification maps that incorporate the proposed shoreline classification maps included in the license application filed August 29, 2006 and the proposed shoreline management guidelines included in the Comprehensive Relicensing Agreement filed on December 29, 2006. l. Locations of the Application: A copy of the application is available for inspection and reproduction at the Commission’s Public Reference Room, located at 888 First Street NE., Room 2A, Washington, DC 20426, or by calling (202) 502–8371. This filing may also be viewed on the Commission’s Web site at http://www.ferc.gov using the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link. Enter the docket number excluding the last three digits in the docket number field (P–2232) to access the document. You may also register online at http://www.ferc.gov/ docs-filing/esubscription.asp to be notified via email of new filings and issuances related to this or other pending projects. For assistance, call 1– 866–208–3676 or email FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov, for TTY, call (202) 502–8659. A copy is also available for inspection and reproduction at the address in item (h) above. Agencies may obtain copies of the application directly from the applicant. m. Individuals desiring to be included on the Commission’s mailing list should so indicate by writing to the Secretary of the Commission. n. Comments, Protests, or Motions to Intervene: Anyone may submit comments, a protest, or a motion to intervene in accordance with the requirements of Rules of Practice and Procedure, 18 CFR 385.210, .211, .214, respectively. In determining the appropriate action to take, the PO 00000 Frm 00008 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Commission will consider all protests or other comments filed, but only those who file a motion to intervene in accordance with the Commission’s Rules may become a party to the proceeding. Any comments, protests, or motions to intervene must be received on or before the specified comment date for the particular application. o. Filing and Service of Documents: Any filing must (1) bear in all capital letters the title ‘‘COMMENTS’’, ‘‘PROTEST’’, or ‘‘MOTION TO INTERVENE’’ as applicable; (2) set forth in the heading the name of the applicant and the project number of the application to which the filing responds; (3) furnish the name, address, and telephone number of the person commenting, protesting or intervening; and (4) otherwise comply with the requirements of 18 CFR 385.2001 through 385.2005. All comments, motions to intervene, or protests must set forth their evidentiary basis. Any filing made by an intervenor must be accompanied by proof of service on all persons listed in the service list prepared by the Commission in this proceeding, in accordance with 18 CFR 385.2010. Dated: January 25, 2017. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. 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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Project No. 2232-650]


Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC; Notice of Application Accepted for 
Filing and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Protests

    Take notice that the following hydroelectric application has been 
filed with the Commission and is available for public inspection:

    a. Application Type: Shoreline Management Plan.

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    b. Project No: 2232-650.
    c. Date Filed: October 4, 2016 and November 4, 2016 (dated October 
3, 2016).
    d. Applicant: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC.
    e. Name of Project: Catawba-Wateree Hydroelectric Project.
    f. Location: Burke, McDowell, Caldwell, Catawba, Alexander, 
Iredell, Mecklenburg, Lincoln, and Gaston Counties, North Carolina, and 
York, Lancaster, Chester, Fairfield, and Kershaw Counties in South 
Carolina.
    g. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power Act, 16 U.S.C. 791a-825r.
    h. Applicant Contact: Kelvin Reagan, Lake Services--Duke Energy 
Carolinas, 526 South Church Street, Charlotte, North Carolina 28202, 
704 382-9386 or email at energy.com">Kelvin.Reagan@duke-energy.com.
    i. FERC Contact: Jon Cofrancesco at (202) 502-8951, or email: 
jon.cofrancesco@ferc.gov.
    j. Deadline for filing comments, motions to intervene, and 
protests: February 24, 2017.
    All documents may be filed electronically via the Internet. See 18 
CFR 385.2001(a)(1)(iii) and the instructions on the Commission's Web 
site at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/efiling.asp. Commenters can 
submit brief comments up to 6,000 characters, without prior 
registration, using the eComment system at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ecomment.asp. You must include your name and contact information 
at the end of your comments. For assistance, please contact FERC Online 
Support at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or toll free at 1-866-208-3676, 
or for TTY, (202) 502-8659. Although the Commission strongly encourages 
electronic filing, documents may also be paper-filed. To paper-file, 
mail an original and seven copies to: Secretary, Federal Energy 
Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426. 
Please include the project number (P-2232-650) on any comments, 
motions, or recommendations filed.
    The Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure require all 
intervenors filing documents with the Commission to serve a copy of 
that document on each person whose name appears on the official service 
list for the project. Further, if an intervenor files comments or 
documents with the Commission relating to the merits of an issue that 
may affect the responsibilities of a particular resource agency, they 
must also serve a copy of the document on that resource agency.
    k. Description of Request: Pursuant to license article 409, in 
part, Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC (licensee) filed, for Commission 
approval, an updated shoreline management plan (SMP) for the Catawba-
Wateree Project incorporating the 2003 Commission-approved SMP, as 
amended. As required, the updated SMP includes: (1) A provision for 
addressing any licensee-requested authority to make changes to the SMP, 
shoreline classification maps, or shoreline management guidelines 
without prior Commission approval; (2) a provision for addressing how 
and when shoreline reclassification requests, including identified 
mapping errors, will be filed with the Commission for approval; and (3) 
a provision for filing a report with the Commission every 10 years 
describing whether or not revisions to the SMP, are needed. The updated 
SMP also includes, as required, revised shoreline classification maps 
that incorporate the proposed shoreline classification maps included in 
the license application filed August 29, 2006 and the proposed 
shoreline management guidelines included in the Comprehensive 
Relicensing Agreement filed on December 29, 2006.
    l. Locations of the Application: A copy of the application is 
available for inspection and reproduction at the Commission's Public 
Reference Room, located at 888 First Street NE., Room 2A, Washington, 
DC 20426, or by calling (202) 502-8371. This filing may also be viewed 
on the Commission's Web site at http://www.ferc.gov using the 
``eLibrary'' link. Enter the docket number excluding the last three 
digits in the docket number field (P-2232) to access the document. You 
may also register online at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/esubscription.asp to be notified via email of new filings and issuances 
related to this or other pending projects. For assistance, call 1-866-
208-3676 or email FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov, for TTY, call (202) 502-
8659. A copy is also available for inspection and reproduction at the 
address in item (h) above. Agencies may obtain copies of the 
application directly from the applicant.
    m. Individuals desiring to be included on the Commission's mailing 
list should so indicate by writing to the Secretary of the Commission.
    n. Comments, Protests, or Motions to Intervene: Anyone may submit 
comments, a protest, or a motion to intervene in accordance with the 
requirements of Rules of Practice and Procedure, 18 CFR 385.210, .211, 
.214, respectively. In determining the appropriate action to take, the 
Commission will consider all protests or other comments filed, but only 
those who file a motion to intervene in accordance with the 
Commission's Rules may become a party to the proceeding. Any comments, 
protests, or motions to intervene must be received on or before the 
specified comment date for the particular application.
    o. Filing and Service of Documents: Any filing must (1) bear in all 
capital letters the title ``COMMENTS'', ``PROTEST'', or ``MOTION TO 
INTERVENE'' as applicable; (2) set forth in the heading the name of the 
applicant and the project number of the application to which the filing 
responds; (3) furnish the name, address, and telephone number of the 
person commenting, protesting or intervening; and (4) otherwise comply 
with the requirements of 18 CFR 385.2001 through 385.2005. All 
comments, motions to intervene, or protests must set forth their 
evidentiary basis. Any filing made by an intervenor must be accompanied 
by proof of service on all persons listed in the service list prepared 
by the Commission in this proceeding, in accordance with 18 CFR 
385.2010.

    Dated: January 25, 2017.
Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr.,
Deputy Secretary.
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