Public Utility District No. 1 of Pend Oreille County, Washington; Notice of Availability of Environmental Assessment, 18638 [2017-08001]

Download as PDF 18638 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 75 / Thursday, April 20, 2017 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 2225–021] [Docket No. AC17–83–000] Public Utility District No. 1 of Pend Oreille County, Washington; Notice of Availability of Environmental Assessment asabaliauskas on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES AEP Texas North Company; AEP Texas Central Company; Notice of Petition for Waiver Take notice that on April 12, 2017, AEP Texas North Company and AEP Texas Central Company filed a petition for waiver of the requirement to file a FERC Form 3–Q for the quarter ending March 31, 2017 and subsequent quarters, as required by 18 CFR 141.400, all as more fully explained in the petition. Any person desiring to intervene or to protest this filing must file in accordance with Rules 211 and 214 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (18 CFR 385.211, 385.214). Protests will be considered by the Commission in determining the appropriate action to be taken, but will not serve to make protestants parties to the proceeding. Any person wishing to become a party must file a notice of intervention or motion to intervene, as appropriate. Such notices, motions, or protests must be filed on or before the comment date. Anyone filing a motion to intervene or protest must serve a copy of that document on the Petitioner. The Commission encourages electronic submission of protests and interventions in lieu of paper using the ‘‘eFiling’’ link at http://www.ferc.gov. 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. This filing is accessible on-line at http://www.ferc.gov, using the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link and is available for review in the Commission’s Public Reference Room in Washington, DC. There is an ‘‘eSubscription’’ link on the Web site that enables subscribers to receive email notification when a document is added to a subscribed docket(s). For assistance with any FERC Online service, please email FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov, or call (866) 208–3676 (toll free). For TTY, call (202) 502–8659. Comments: 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on May 4, 2017. Dated: April 13, 2017. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–07973 Filed 4–19–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:27 Apr 19, 2017 Jkt 241001 In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (Commission) regulations, 18 CFR part 380 (Order No. 486, 52 FR 47897), the Office of Energy Projects has reviewed the application for amendment to authorize removing Mill Pond Dam by demolishing the dam without building a cofferdam to promote sediment outflow and facilitate sediment transport to the downstream reaches of Sullivan Creek. This is a change from the removal method approved by the Commission in its Order Accepting Surrender of License and Authorizing Disposition of Project Facilities issued March 20, 2013 (142 FERC ¶ 62,232). The project is located on Sullivan Creek near the town of Metaline Falls, Pend Oreille County, Washington. The project occupies federal lands administered by the U.S. Forest Service within the Colville National Forest. The application, filed with the Commission on January 30, 2017, contains an applicant prepared Supplemental Environmental Assessment in its Exhibit E (pages 13– 65). In staff’s independent review of the licensee’s Exhibit E, staff has decided to adopt the licensee’s Supplemental Environmental Assessment and issue it as staff’s Environmental Assessment (EA). The EA analyzes the potential environmental impacts of the project plus the proposed mitigation measures and concludes that granting the amendment to licensing would not constitute a major federal action that would significantly affect the quality of the human environment. A copy of the EA is on file with the Commission and is available for public inspection. The EA and supplement may 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, to access the document. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or tollfree at 1–866–208–3676, or for TTY, (202) 502–8659. A copy of the EA may also be access using this link: https://elibrary.ferc.gov/ PO 00000 Frm 00035 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 idmws/common/ OpenNat.asp?fileID=14548770. 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, contact FERC Online Support. All comments on the EA and supplement must be filed by May 12, 2017, and should reference Project No. 2225–021. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file 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. In lieu of electronic filing, please send a paper copy to: Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426. For further information, contact Rebecca Martin at (202) 502–6012 or Rebecca.Martin@ferc.gov. Dated: April 12, 2017. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–08001 Filed 4–19–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. CP16–28–000] National Fuel Gas Supply Corporation; Notice of Revised Schedule for Environmental Review of the Line QP, Line Q, and Queen Storage Project This notice identifies the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission staff’s revised schedule for the completion of the environmental assessment (EA) for National Fuel Gas Supply Corporation’s (National Fuel) Line QP, Line Q, and Queen Storage Project. The first notice of schedule, issued on January 10, 2017, identified April 13, 2017 as the final EA issuance date. However, additional coordination with cooperating agencies was necessary to meet their National Environmental Policy Act requirements. As a result, staff has revised the schedule for issuance of the EA. Schedule for Environmental Review Issuance of EA: June 1, 2017. 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

[Project No. 2225-021]


Public Utility District No. 1 of Pend Oreille County, Washington; 
Notice of Availability of Environmental Assessment

    In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 
and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (Commission) 
regulations, 18 CFR part 380 (Order No. 486, 52 FR 47897), the Office 
of Energy Projects has reviewed the application for amendment to 
authorize removing Mill Pond Dam by demolishing the dam without 
building a cofferdam to promote sediment outflow and facilitate 
sediment transport to the downstream reaches of Sullivan Creek. This is 
a change from the removal method approved by the Commission in its 
Order Accepting Surrender of License and Authorizing Disposition of 
Project Facilities issued March 20, 2013 (142 FERC ] 62,232). The 
project is located on Sullivan Creek near the town of Metaline Falls, 
Pend Oreille County, Washington. The project occupies federal lands 
administered by the U.S. Forest Service within the Colville National 
Forest.
    The application, filed with the Commission on January 30, 2017, 
contains an applicant prepared Supplemental Environmental Assessment in 
its Exhibit E (pages 13-65). In staff's independent review of the 
licensee's Exhibit E, staff has decided to adopt the licensee's 
Supplemental Environmental Assessment and issue it as staff's 
Environmental Assessment (EA). The EA analyzes the potential 
environmental impacts of the project plus the proposed mitigation 
measures and concludes that granting the amendment to licensing would 
not constitute a major federal action that would significantly affect 
the quality of the human environment.
    A copy of the EA is on file with the Commission and is available 
for public inspection. The EA and supplement may 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, to access the document. For assistance, contact 
FERC Online Support at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or toll-free at 1-
866-208-3676, or for TTY, (202) 502-8659.
    A copy of the EA may also be access using this link: https://elibrary.ferc.gov/idmws/common/OpenNat.asp?fileID=14548770.
    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, contact FERC 
Online Support.
    All comments on the EA and supplement must be filed by May 12, 
2017, and should reference Project No. 2225-021. The Commission 
strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file 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. In lieu of electronic 
filing, please send a paper copy to: Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary, 
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, 
DC 20426.
    For further information, contact Rebecca Martin at (202) 502-6012 
or Rebecca.Martin@ferc.gov.

    Dated: April 12, 2017.
Kimberly D. Bose,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2017-08001 Filed 4-19-17; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 6717-01-P