State Policies and Wholesale Markets Operated by ISO New England Inc., New York Independent System Operator, Inc., and PJM Interconnection, L.L.C.; Supplemental Notice of Technical Conference, 18639-18640 [2017-07968]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 75 / Thursday, April 20, 2017 / Notices 90-day Federal Authorization Decision Deadline: August 30, 2017. If a schedule change becomes necessary, an additional notice will be provided so that the relevant agencies are kept informed of the project’s progress. Additional Information In order to receive notification of the issuance of the EA and to keep track of all formal issuances and submittals in specific dockets, the Commission offers a free service called eSubscription. 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 (http://www.ferc.gov/ docs-filing/esubscription.asp). Additional information about the Project is available from the Commission’s Office of External Affairs at (866) 208–FERC or on the FERC Web site (www.ferc.gov). 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[FR Doc. 2017–07970 Filed 4–19–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. CP17–132–000] asabaliauskas on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES National Fuel Gas Supply Corporation; Notice of Request Under Blanket Authorization Take notice that on April 5, 2017 National Fuel Gas Supply Corporation (National Fuel), located at 6363 Main Street, Williamsville, New York 14221, filed in Docket No. CP17–132–000, a prior notice request pursuant to sections 157.205, 157.208, and 157.213 of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s regulations under the Natural Gas Act (NGA), seeking authorization to convert two existing VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:27 Apr 19, 2017 Jkt 241001 observation wells to injection/ withdrawal wells in an area recently added to the Beech Hill reservoir, located in the Beech Hill Storage Field in Allegany County, New York. Additionally, National Fuel proposes to construct and operate two new 4-inch coated steel well lines, totaling approximately 6,000 feet, to connect the wells to the field pipeline system, all as more fully set forth in the application, which is on file with the Commission and open to public inspection. The filing may also be viewed on the Web at http://www.ferc.gov using the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link. Enter the docket number excluding the last three digits in the docket number field to access the document. For assistance, contact FERC at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or call toll-free, (866) 208–3676 or TTY, (202) 502–8659. Any questions regarding this application should be directed to David W. Reitz, Deputy General Counsel for National Fuel, 6363 Main Street, Williamsville, New York 14221, at (716) 857–7949; or email at reitzd@ natfuel.com. In the alternative, Alice A. Curtiss, Deputy General Counsel for National Fuel may be contacted at (716) 857–7075; or email at curtissa@ natfuel.com. Any person may, within 60 days after the issuance of the instant notice by the Commission, file pursuant to Rule 214 of the Commission’s Procedural Rules (18 CFR 385.214) a motion to intervene or notice of intervention. Any person filing to intervene or the Commission’s staff may, pursuant to section 157.205 of the Commission’s Regulations under the NGA (18 CFR 157.205) file a protest to the request. If no protest is filed within the time allowed therefore, the proposed activity shall be deemed to be authorized effective the day after the time allowed for protest. If a protest is filed and not withdrawn within 30 days after the time allowed for filing a protest, the instant request shall be treated as an application for authorization pursuant to section 7 of the NGA. Pursuant to section 157.9 of the Commission’s rules, 18 CFR 157.9, within 90 days of this Notice the Commission staff will either: Complete its environmental assessment (EA) and place it into the Commission’s public record (eLibrary) for this proceeding; or issue a Notice of Schedule for Environmental Review. If a Notice of Schedule for Environmental Review is issued, it will indicate, among other milestones, the anticipated date for the Commission staff’s issuance of the final environmental impact statement (FEIS) or EA for this proposal. The filing of the PO 00000 Frm 00036 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 18639 EA in the Commission’s public record for this proceeding or the issuance of a Notice of Schedule for Environmental Review will serve to notify federal and state agencies of the timing for the completion of all necessary reviews, and the subsequent need to complete all federal authorizations within 90 days of the date of issuance of the Commission staff’s FEIS or EA. Persons who wish to comment only on the environmental review of this project should submit an original and two copies of their comments to the Secretary of the Commission. Environmental commenter’s will be placed on the Commission’s environmental mailing list, will receive copies of the environmental documents, and will be notified of meetings associated with the Commission’s environmental review process. Environmental commenter’s will not be required to serve copies of filed documents on all other parties. However, the non-party commentary, will not receive copies of all documents filed by other parties or issued by the Commission (except for the mailing of environmental documents issued by the Commission) and ill not have the right to seek court review of the Commission’s final order. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filings of comments, protests, and interventions via the internet in lieu of paper. See 18 CFR 385.2001(a)(1)(iii) and the instructions on the Commission’s Web site (www.ferc.gov) under the ‘‘e-Filing’’ link. Persons unable to file electronically should submit an original and 5 copies of the protest or intervention to the Federal Energy regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426. Dated: April 13, 2017. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–07971 Filed 4–19–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. AD17–11–000] State Policies and Wholesale Markets Operated by ISO New England Inc., New York Independent System Operator, Inc., and PJM Interconnection, L.L.C.; Supplemental Notice of Technical Conference As announced in a Notice of Technical Conference issued on March 3, 2017, Federal Energy Regulatory E:\FR\FM\20APN1.SGM 20APN1 asabaliauskas on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 18640 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 75 / Thursday, April 20, 2017 / Notices Commission (Commission) staff will hold a technical conference on Monday, May 1, 2017, and Tuesday, May 2, 2017, to discuss certain matters affecting wholesale energy and capacity markets operated by the Eastern Regional Transmission Organizations (RTOs) and Independent System Operators (ISOs). Each day, the conference will commence at approximately 9:00 a.m. and end at approximately 5:00 p.m. The conference will be held at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426. Commissioners may participate in the conference. The agenda for this technical conference is attached. Panelists should submit pre-technical conference statements, not to exceed five pages, on or before April 21, 2017, in the abovereferenced docket. In lieu of opening remarks, these statements will be available prior to the conference on the Commission’s Web site. As stated in the Notice of Technical Conference, Commission staff seeks to discuss longterm expectations regarding the relative roles of wholesale markets and state policies in the Eastern RTOs/ISOs in shaping the quantity and composition of resources needed to cost-effectively meet future reliability and operational needs. To this end, Commission staff asks that panelists focus their statements on the issues raised in the attached agenda. In addition, a schedule for submitting post-technical conference comments will be discussed at the technical conference. All interested persons may attend the conference, and registration is not required. However, in-person attendees are encouraged to register on-line at: https://www.ferc.gov/whats-new/ registration/05-01-17-form.asp. The technical conference will be transcribed. Transcripts will be available from Ace Reporting Company and may be purchased online at www.acefederal.com, or by phone at (202) 347–3700. In addition, there will be a free webcast of the conference. The webcast will allow persons to listen, but not participate and will be accessible at www.ferc.gov’s Calendar of Events. The Capitol Connection provides technical support for the webcast and offers the option of listening to the technical conference via phone-bridge for a fee. If you have any questions, visit www.CapitolConnection.org or call (703) 993–3100. While this conference is not for the purpose of discussing specific cases, it may address matters at issue in the following Commission proceedings that are pending: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:27 Apr 19, 2017 Jkt 241001 • ISO New England Inc.: See ISO New England Inc., Docket No. ER13–2266– 000, et al.; ISO New England Inc., Docket No. ER17–795–000 and ER17– 795–001; and ISO New England Inc., Docket No. ER17–1031–000; • New York Independent System Operator, Inc.: See N.Y. Indep. Sys. Operator, Inc., Docket No. ER16–1404– 000; Indep. Power Producers of N.Y., Inc. v. N.Y. Indep. Sys. Operator, Inc., Docket Nos. EL13–62–001 and EL13– 62–002; N.Y. Pub. Serv. Comm’n v. N.Y. Indep. Sys. Operator, Inc., Docket No. EL16–92–001; N.Y. Indep. Sys. Operator, Inc., Docket No. ER17–386– 002; N.Y. Indep. Sys. Operator, Inc., Docket Nos. ER16–120–001, ER16–120– 003, and EL15–37–002; • PJM Interconnection, L.L.C.: See Calpine Corp., et al. v. PJM Interconnection, L.L.C., Docket No. EL16–49–000; PJM Interconnection, L.L.C., Docket Nos. ER15–623–009, ER15–623–010, EL15–29–006, and EL15–41–002; PJM Interconnection, L.L.C., Docket Nos. ER14–1461–000, ER14–1461–001, ER14–1461–002, EL14–48–000, ER17–367–000, and ER17–367–001. Commission conferences are accessible under section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. For accessibility accommodations please send an email to accessibility@ferc.gov or call toll free (866) 208–3372 (voice) or (202) 502–8659 (TTY), or send a fax to (202) 208–2106 with the requested accommodations. For further information please contact individuals identified for each topic: Technical Information: Amr Ibrahim, Office of Energy Policy and Innovation, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426, (202) 502– 6746, amr.ibrahim@ferc.gov. Legal Information: Gretchen Kershaw, Office of the General Counsel, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426, (202) 502–8213, gretchen.kershaw@ferc.gov. Logistical Information: Sarah McKinley, Office of External Affairs, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426, (202) 502–8368, sarah.mckinley@ferc.gov. Dated: April 13, 2017. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–07968 Filed 4–19–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P PO 00000 Frm 00037 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 848–037] Wells Rural Electric Company; Notice Soliciting Scoping Comments Take notice that the following hydroelectric application has been filed with the Commission and is available for public inspection. a. Type of Application: New Minor License. b. Project No.: P–848–037. c. Date filed: May 18, 2016. d. Applicant: Wells Rural Electric Company. e. Name of Project: Trout Creek Hydropower Project. f. Location: On Trout Creek, near the town of Wells, Elko County, Nevada. The project’s intake structure, pipeline, debris collection box, surge tank, and approximately 1,500 feet of penstock are located on federal land managed by the U.S. Forest Service. g. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power Act 16 U.S.C. 791(a)–825(r). h. Applicant Contact: Lonnie Abbott, Manager of Loss Control and Risk Services, Wells Rural Electric Company, P.O. Box 365, Wells, Nevada 89835, (775) 752–1516 or labbott@wrec.coop. i. FERC Contact: Alan Mitchnick, (202) 502–6074 or alan.mitchnick@ ferc.gov. j. Deadline for filing scoping comments: The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file scoping comments using the Commission’s eFiling system 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, (866) 208–3676 (toll free), or (202) 502–8659 (TTY). In lieu of electronic filing, please send a paper copy to: Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426. The first page of any filing should include docket number P–848–037. The Commission’s Rules of Practice require all intervenors filing documents with the Commission to serve a copy of that document on each person 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 E:\FR\FM\20APN1.SGM 20APN1

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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 75 (Thursday, April 20, 2017)]
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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Docket No. AD17-11-000]


State Policies and Wholesale Markets Operated by ISO New England 
Inc., New York Independent System Operator, Inc., and PJM 
Interconnection, L.L.C.; Supplemental Notice of Technical Conference

    As announced in a Notice of Technical Conference issued on March 3, 
2017, Federal Energy Regulatory

[[Page 18640]]

Commission (Commission) staff will hold a technical conference on 
Monday, May 1, 2017, and Tuesday, May 2, 2017, to discuss certain 
matters affecting wholesale energy and capacity markets operated by the 
Eastern Regional Transmission Organizations (RTOs) and Independent 
System Operators (ISOs). Each day, the conference will commence at 
approximately 9:00 a.m. and end at approximately 5:00 p.m. The 
conference will be held at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 
888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426. Commissioners may 
participate in the conference.
    The agenda for this technical conference is attached. Panelists 
should submit pre-technical conference statements, not to exceed five 
pages, on or before April 21, 2017, in the above-referenced docket. In 
lieu of opening remarks, these statements will be available prior to 
the conference on the Commission's Web site. As stated in the Notice of 
Technical Conference, Commission staff seeks to discuss long-term 
expectations regarding the relative roles of wholesale markets and 
state policies in the Eastern RTOs/ISOs in shaping the quantity and 
composition of resources needed to cost-effectively meet future 
reliability and operational needs. To this end, Commission staff asks 
that panelists focus their statements on the issues raised in the 
attached agenda. In addition, a schedule for submitting post-technical 
conference comments will be discussed at the technical conference.
    All interested persons may attend the conference, and registration 
is not required. However, in-person attendees are encouraged to 
register on-line at: https://www.ferc.gov/whats-new/registration/05-01-17-form.asp.
    The technical conference will be transcribed. Transcripts will be 
available from Ace Reporting Company and may be purchased online at 
www.acefederal.com, or by phone at (202) 347-3700. In addition, there 
will be a free webcast of the conference. The webcast will allow 
persons to listen, but not participate and will be accessible at 
www.ferc.gov's Calendar of Events. The Capitol Connection provides 
technical support for the webcast and offers the option of listening to 
the technical conference via phone-bridge for a fee. If you have any 
questions, visit www.CapitolConnection.org or call (703) 993-3100.
    While this conference is not for the purpose of discussing specific 
cases, it may address matters at issue in the following Commission 
proceedings that are pending:
     ISO New England Inc.: See ISO New England Inc., Docket No. 
ER13-2266-000, et al.; ISO New England Inc., Docket No. ER17-795-000 
and ER17-795-001; and ISO New England Inc., Docket No. ER17-1031-000;
     New York Independent System Operator, Inc.: See N.Y. 
Indep. Sys. Operator, Inc., Docket No. ER16-1404-000; Indep. Power 
Producers of N.Y., Inc. v. N.Y. Indep. Sys. Operator, Inc., Docket Nos. 
EL13-62-001 and EL13-62-002; N.Y. Pub. Serv. Comm'n v. N.Y. Indep. Sys. 
Operator, Inc., Docket No. EL16-92-001; N.Y. Indep. Sys. Operator, 
Inc., Docket No. ER17-386-002; N.Y. Indep. Sys. Operator, Inc., Docket 
Nos. ER16-120-001, ER16-120-003, and EL15-37-002;
     PJM Interconnection, L.L.C.: See Calpine Corp., et al. v. 
PJM Interconnection, L.L.C., Docket No. EL16-49-000; PJM 
Interconnection, L.L.C., Docket Nos. ER15-623-009, ER15-623-010, EL15-
29-006, and EL15-41-002; PJM Interconnection, L.L.C., Docket Nos. ER14-
1461-000, ER14-1461-001, ER14-1461-002, EL14-48-000, ER17-367-000, and 
ER17-367-001.
    Commission conferences are accessible under section 508 of the 
Rehabilitation Act of 1973. For accessibility accommodations please 
send an email to accessibility@ferc.gov or call toll free (866) 208-
3372 (voice) or (202) 502-8659 (TTY), or send a fax to (202) 208-2106 
with the requested accommodations.
    For further information please contact individuals identified for 
each topic:

Technical Information: Amr Ibrahim, Office of Energy Policy and 
Innovation, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., 
Washington, DC 20426, (202) 502-6746, amr.ibrahim@ferc.gov.
Legal Information: Gretchen Kershaw, Office of the General Counsel, 
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, 
DC 20426, (202) 502-8213, gretchen.kershaw@ferc.gov.
Logistical Information: Sarah McKinley, Office of External Affairs, 
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, 
DC 20426, (202) 502-8368, sarah.mckinley@ferc.gov.

    Dated: April 13, 2017.
Kimberly D. Bose,
Secretary.
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