Notice of Filing of Fisheries Studies Report and Study Proposals, and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Protests, 38128-38129 [E5-3449]

Download as PDF 38128 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 126 / Friday, July 1, 2005 / Notices Description: Miami Valley Lighting, LLC submits its notice of cancellation of its FERC Electric Rate Schedule No. 1 which was accepted for filing by order issued 12/22/00. Filed Date: 06/21/2005. Accession Number: 20050623–0112. Comment Date: 5 p.m. eastern time on Tuesday, July 12, 2005. Docket Numbers: ER97–2801–007. Applicants: PacifiCorp. Description: PacifiCorp submits a notice of change in status informing the Commission of a departure from the characteristics relied upon by the Commission in its 6/11/02 order accepting its updated market power analysis. Filed Date: 06/21/2005. Accession Number: 20050623–0113. Comment Date: 5 p.m. eastern time on Tuesday, July 12, 2005. Any person desiring to intervene or to protest in any of the above proceedings must file in accordance with Rules 211 and 214 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (18 CFR 385.211 and 385.214) on or before 5 p.m. eastern time on the specified comment date. It is not necessary to separately intervene again in a subdocket related to a compliance filing if you have previously intervened in the same docket. 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. Anyone filing a motion to intervene or protest must serve a copy of that document on the Applicant. In reference to filings initiating a new proceeding, interventions or protests submitted on or before the comment deadline need not be served on persons other and the Applicant. The Commission encourages electronic submission of protests and interventions in lieu of paper, using the FERC Online links at http:// www.ferc.gov. To facilitate electronic service, persons with Internet access who will eFile a document and/or be listed as a contact for an intervenor must create and validate an eRegistration account using the eRegistration link. Select the eFiling link to log on and submit the intervention or protests. Persons unable to file electronically should submit an original and 14 copies of the intervention or protest to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First St. NE., Washington, DC 20426. The filings in the above proceedings are accessible in the Commission’s eLibrary system by clicking on the appropriate link in the above list. They VerDate jul<14>2003 18:11 Jun 30, 2005 Jkt 205001 are also 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 e-mail notification when a document is added to a subscribed dockets(s). For assistance with any FERC Online service, please e-mail FERCOnlinSupport@ferc.gov. or call (866) 208–3676 (toll free). For TTY, call (202) 502–8659. Linda Mitry, Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. E5–3455 Filed 6–30–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Notice of Filing of Fisheries Studies Report and Study Proposals, and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Protests June 24, 2005. Take notice that the following hydroelectric report has been filed with the Commission and is available for public inspection: a. Type of Filing: Ten-year summary report on fisheries studies conducted in the Tuolumne River and recommendations for additional studies, as required by Paragraph G of the Order Amending License and Dismissing Hearing Requests issued July 31, 1996 (76 FERC ¶ 61,117). b. Project No.: 2299–057. c. Date Filed: March 25, 2005. d. Licensees: Turlock and Modesto Irrigation Districts. e. Name of Project: Don Pedro. f. Location: The project is located on the Tuolumne River in Stanislaus and Tuolumne Counties, California. g. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power Act, 16 U.S.C. 791(a)–825(r). h. Licensees’ Contacts: Mr. Larry Weis, General Manager, Turlock Irrigation District, P.O. Box 949, Turlock, California 95381; Mr. Allen Short, General Manager, Modesto Irrigation District, P.O. Box 4060, Modesto, California 95352. i. FERC Contact: Any questions on this notice should be directed to Philip Scordelis at 415–369–3335, or e-mail address philip.scordelis@ferc.gov. j. Deadline for filing comments and/ or motions: July 25, 2005. Deadline for filing replies to comments and/or motions: 60 days from the date of this notice. k. Description of Filing and Related Matters: The filing consists of the ten- PO 00000 Frm 00039 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 year summary report on the licensees’ chinook salmon studies, monitoring, and non-flow mitigation efforts in the Tuolumne River since 1995. The filing also includes the licensees’ proposals for continuing their current monitoring program, consultation and reporting efforts, flow release schedule, flow fluctuation controls, and habitat restoration projects. Proposals to implement measures to increase utilization of spawning habitat and to reduce smolt predation are described in the filing. These efforts would continue through the current license period (2016). The Commission also invites comments on consideration of the Endangered Species Act issues involving Central Valley steelhead that were deferred pending completion of ongoing studies and informal consultation, by order issued on December 22, 2003 (105 FERC ¶ 61,332). l. Location of the Applications: The filing is available for inspection and review 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) into the ‘‘Docket Number’’ field 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 the 1–866–208–3676 or e-mail FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov, for TTY, contact (202) 502–8659. A copy is also available for inspection and reproduction at the address in item (h) above. 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. 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 Responsive Documents—Any filings must bear in E:\FR\FM\01JYN1.SGM 01JYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 126 / Friday, July 1, 2005 / Notices all capital letters the title ‘‘COMMENTS’’, ‘‘RECOMMENDATIONS FOR TERMS AND CONDITIONS’’, ‘‘PROTEST’’, OR ‘‘MOTION TO INTERVENE’’, as applicable, and the Project Number of the particular application to which the filing refers (P–2299–057). All documents (including an original and eight copies) should be filed with: Ms. Magalie R. Salas, Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426. A copy of any motion to intervene must also be served upon each licensee representative specified in the particular filing. p. Agency Comments—Federal, state, and local agencies are invited to file comments on the described filing. A copy of the filing may be obtained by agencies directly from the Licensees. If an agency does not file comments within the time specified for filing comments, it will be presumed to have no comments. One copy of an agency’s comments must also be sent to the Licensees’ representatives. q. Comments, protests, and interventions may be filed electronically via the internet in lieu of paper. See 18 CFR 385.2001(a)(1)(iii) and the instructions on the Commission’s Web site at http://www.ferc.gov under the eFiling link. Magalie R. Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. E5–3449 Filed 6–30–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 2204–024] City and County of Denver, CO; Notice of Application and Applicant-Prepared EA Accepted for Filing, Soliciting Motions To Intervene and Protests, and Soliciting Comments, and Terms and Conditions June 24, 2005. Take notice that the following hydroelectric application and applicantprepared environmental assessment have been filed with the Commission and are available for public inspection. A similar notice was issued in the Federal Register on April 28, 2005. This notice is being issued to provide additional opportunity to respond. Those who have already responded to the first notice are not required to respond again to this notice but may do so if they wish. VerDate jul<14>2003 18:11 Jun 30, 2005 Jkt 205001 a. Type of Application: Small hydroelectric power project exemption from licensing. b. Project No.: 2204–024. c. Date filed: December 30, 2004. d. Applicant: City and County of Denver, Colorado, acting by and through its Board of Water Commissioners. e. Name of Project: Williams Fork Reservoir Project. f. Location: On the Williams Fork River near its confluence with the Colorado River at Parshall, in Grand County, Colorado. No federal lands would be affected. g. Filed Pursuant to: Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978, 16 U.S.C. 2705, 2708. h. Applicant Contact: Kevin Urie, Environmental Planner, Denver Water, 1600 W. 12th Ave., Denver, CO 80204, (303) 628–5987. i. FERC Contact: Dianne Rodman, (202) 502–6077 or dianne.rodman@ferc.gov. j. Deadline for filing motions to intervene and protests, comments, and terms and conditions is 60 days from the issuance of this notice; reply comments are due 105 days from the issuance date of this notice. All documents (original and eight copies) should be filed with: Magalie R. Salas, Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, NE., Washington, DC 20426. 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 may affect the responsibilities of a particular resource agency, they must also serve a copy of the document on that resource agency. Motions to intervene and protests, comments, and terms and conditions may be filed electronically via the Internet in lieu of paper. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filings. See 18 CFR 385.2001(a)(1)(iii) and the instructions on the Commission’s Web site (http:// www.ferc.gov) under the ‘‘e-Filing’’ link. k. This application has been accepted for filing. l. The existing project consists of: (1) The 209-foot-high, 670-foot-long concrete thin arch dam with a crest elevation of 7,814 feet above mean sea level (msl); (2) the Williams Fork reservoir with a surface area of 1,628 acres and storage of 96,822 acre-feet at elevation 7,811 feet msl; (3) a reinforced concrete penstock intake on the face of the dam, with a 7-foot by 5-foot fixed PO 00000 Frm 00040 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 38129 wheel penstock gate controlling flows into a 66-inch-diameter steel penstock running through the dam; (4) river outlet works on the face of the dam, leading to a 54-inch-diameter steel embedded pipe that conveys water to the outlet works valves; (5) a 66-footlong, 30-foot-wide, 60-foot-high concrete powerhouse at the toe of the dam, containing one vertical-axis turbine/generator with a capacity of 3,150 kilowatts (kW); (6) a tailrace excavated in the streambed rock, carrying the combined powerhouse and river outlet discharges; (7) a 60-foot by 40-foot switchyard; (8) and appurtenant equipment. The applicant would increase the project’s generating capacity to 3,650 kW by installing a second, 500-kW vertical turbine/generator. The new unit would be located adjacent to the existing powerhouse inside the river outlet works structure and would discharge into the same tailrace as the existing turbine via a weir box. The new unit would use water being released from the reservoir for other purposes, and operation of the dam would not be changed to increase power production. m. A copy of the application is available for review at the Commission in the Public Reference Room or 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 is also available for inspection and reproduction at the address in item h above. n. 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. 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. All filings must (1) bear in all capital letters the title ‘‘PROTEST’’, ‘‘MOTION TO INTERVENE’’, ‘‘COMMENTS,’’ ‘‘REPLY COMMENTS,’’ or ‘‘TERMS AND CONDITIONS;’’ (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 E:\FR\FM\01JYN1.SGM 01JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 126 (Friday, July 1, 2005)]
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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission


Notice of Filing of Fisheries Studies Report and Study Proposals, 
and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Protests

June 24, 2005.
    Take notice that the following hydroelectric report has been filed 
with the Commission and is available for public inspection:
    a. Type of Filing: Ten-year summary report on fisheries studies 
conducted in the Tuolumne River and recommendations for additional 
studies, as required by Paragraph G of the Order Amending License and 
Dismissing Hearing Requests issued July 31, 1996 (76 FERC ] 61,117).
    b. Project No.: 2299-057.
    c. Date Filed: March 25, 2005.
    d. Licensees: Turlock and Modesto Irrigation Districts.
    e. Name of Project: Don Pedro.
    f. Location: The project is located on the Tuolumne River in 
Stanislaus and Tuolumne Counties, California.
    g. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power Act, 16 U.S.C. 791(a)-825(r).
    h. Licensees' Contacts: Mr. Larry Weis, General Manager, Turlock 
Irrigation District, P.O. Box 949, Turlock, California 95381; Mr. Allen 
Short, General Manager, Modesto Irrigation District, P.O. Box 4060, 
Modesto, California 95352.
    i. FERC Contact: Any questions on this notice should be directed to 
Philip Scordelis at 415-369-3335, or e-mail address 
philip.scordelis@ferc.gov.
    j. Deadline for filing comments and/or motions: July 25, 2005. 
Deadline for filing replies to comments and/or motions: 60 days from 
the date of this notice.
    k. Description of Filing and Related Matters: The filing consists 
of the ten-year summary report on the licensees' chinook salmon 
studies, monitoring, and non-flow mitigation efforts in the Tuolumne 
River since 1995. The filing also includes the licensees' proposals for 
continuing their current monitoring program, consultation and reporting 
efforts, flow release schedule, flow fluctuation controls, and habitat 
restoration projects. Proposals to implement measures to increase 
utilization of spawning habitat and to reduce smolt predation are 
described in the filing. These efforts would continue through the 
current license period (2016). The Commission also invites comments on 
consideration of the Endangered Species Act issues involving Central 
Valley steelhead that were deferred pending completion of ongoing 
studies and informal consultation, by order issued on December 22, 2003 
(105 FERC ] 61,332).
    l. Location of the Applications: The filing is available for 
inspection and review 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) into 
the ``Docket Number'' field to access the document. You may also 
register online at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/esubscription.asp to 
be notified via e-mail of new filings and issuances related to this or 
other pending projects. For assistance, call the 1-866-208-3676 or e-
mail FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov, for TTY, contact (202) 502-8659. A 
copy is also available for inspection and reproduction at the address 
in item (h) above.
    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. 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 Responsive Documents--Any filings must 
bear in

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all capital letters the title ``COMMENTS'', ``RECOMMENDATIONS FOR TERMS 
AND CONDITIONS'', ``PROTEST'', OR ``MOTION TO INTERVENE'', as 
applicable, and the Project Number of the particular application to 
which the filing refers (P-2299-057). All documents (including an 
original and eight copies) should be filed with: Ms. Magalie R. Salas, 
Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., 
Washington, DC 20426. A copy of any motion to intervene must also be 
served upon each licensee representative specified in the particular 
filing.
    p. Agency Comments--Federal, state, and local agencies are invited 
to file comments on the described filing. A copy of the filing may be 
obtained by agencies directly from the Licensees. If an agency does not 
file comments within the time specified for filing comments, it will be 
presumed to have no comments. One copy of an agency's comments must 
also be sent to the Licensees' representatives.
    q. Comments, protests, and interventions may be filed 
electronically via the internet in lieu of paper. See 18 CFR 
385.2001(a)(1)(iii) and the instructions on the Commission's Web site 
at http://www.ferc.gov under the e-Filing link.

Magalie R. Salas,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. E5-3449 Filed 6-30-05; 8:45 am]
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