Kodiak Electric Association, Inc.; Notice of Availability of Environmental Assessment, 22661 [2017-09956]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 94 / Wednesday, May 17, 2017 / Notices 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 commenters 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 commenters will not be required to serve copies of filed documents on all other parties. However, the non-party commenter 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 will 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 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. Dated: May 10, 2017. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–09940 Filed 5–16–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 2743–079] nlaroche on DSK30NT082PROD with NOTICES Kodiak Electric Association, Inc.; 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 Code of Federal Regulations part 380, Commission staff has reviewed the Kodiak Electric Association, Inc.’s application for amendment of license for the Terror VerDate Sep<11>2014 15:18 May 16, 2017 Jkt 241001 Lake Hydroelectric Project (FERC Project No. 2743) and has prepared an environmental assessment (EA). The project is located on the Terror and Kizhuyak Rivers in Kodiak Island Borough, Alaska. The project occupies federal lands administered by the U.S. Coast Guard, Bureau of Land Management, and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service within the Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge. The EA contains Commission staff’s analysis of the potential environmental effects of the proposed construction of two diversion dams within the Upper Hidden Basin Creek drainage, a 1.7mile-long tunnel and canal system diverting water to Terror Lake, and a 4mile-long spur road, and concludes that authorizing the amendment, with appropriate environmental protective measures, would not constitute a major federal action that would significantly affect the quality of the human environment. A copy of the EA is available for review at the Commission in the Public Reference Room, or it may be viewed on the Commission’s Web site at http:// www.ferc.gov using the e-Library link. Enter the docket number (P–2743) in the docket number field to access the document. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or call toll-free at 1–866–208–3676 or (202) 502–8659 (for TTY). You may also register online at http:// www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ esubsription.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 must be filed within 30 days of the date of this notice and should reference Project No. 2743. 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 Dr. Jennifer Ambler by telephone at 202– 502–8586 or by email at jennifer.ambler@ferc.gov. PO 00000 Frm 00019 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 22661 Dated: May 11, 2017. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–09956 Filed 5–16–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. CP17–439–000] Equitrans, L.P.; Notice of Request Under Blanket Authorization Take notice that on May 8, 2017, Equitrans, L.P. (Equitrans), located at 625 Liberty Avenue, Suite 1700, Pittsburgh, PA 15222, filed a prior notice request pursuant to sections 157.205 and 157.216(b) of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s regulations under the Natural Gas Act (NGA), seeking authorization to plug and abandon an injection—withdrawal well due to safety concerns in Equitrans’ Hunters Cave Storage Field in Greene County, Pennsylvania. There will be no elimination or decrease in service to customers as a result of the proposed abandonment of facilities. Also, there will be no impact on the Hunters Cave Storage Field’s certificated parameters, 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 Paul W. Diehl, Counsel, Midstream, at Equitrans, L.P., 625 Liberty Avenue, Suite 1700, Pittsburgh, PA 15222, at (412) 395–5540; or email at PDiehl@ eqt.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 E:\FR\FM\17MYN1.SGM 17MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 94 (Wednesday, May 17, 2017)]
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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Project No. 2743-079]


Kodiak Electric Association, Inc.; 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 Code of Federal Regulations part 380, Commission staff 
has reviewed the Kodiak Electric Association, Inc.'s application for 
amendment of license for the Terror Lake Hydroelectric Project (FERC 
Project No. 2743) and has prepared an environmental assessment (EA). 
The project is located on the Terror and Kizhuyak Rivers in Kodiak 
Island Borough, Alaska. The project occupies federal lands administered 
by the U.S. Coast Guard, Bureau of Land Management, and the U.S. Fish 
and Wildlife Service within the Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge.
    The EA contains Commission staff's analysis of the potential 
environmental effects of the proposed construction of two diversion 
dams within the Upper Hidden Basin Creek drainage, a 1.7-mile-long 
tunnel and canal system diverting water to Terror Lake, and a 4-mile-
long spur road, and concludes that authorizing the amendment, with 
appropriate environmental protective measures, would not constitute a 
major federal action that would significantly affect the quality of the 
human environment.
    A copy of the EA is available for review at the Commission in the 
Public Reference Room, or it may be viewed on the Commission's Web site 
at http://www.ferc.gov using the e-Library link. Enter the docket 
number (P-2743) in the docket number field to access the document. For 
assistance, contact FERC Online Support at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov 
or call toll-free at 1-866-208-3676 or (202) 502-8659 (for TTY).
    You may also register online at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/esubsription.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 must be filed within 30 days of the date of this 
notice and should reference Project No. 2743. 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 Dr. Jennifer Ambler by telephone 
at 202-502-8586 or by email at jennifer.ambler@ferc.gov.

    Dated: May 11, 2017.
 Kimberly D. Bose,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2017-09956 Filed 5-16-17; 8:45 am]
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