Notice of Applications Accepted for Filing and Soliciting Comments, Motions to Intervene, and Protests, 20083-20084 [E6-5819]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 75 / Wednesday, April 19, 2006 / Notices the particular application to which the filing refers A copy of any motion to intervene must also be served upon each representative of the Applicant specified in the particular application. p. Agency Comments—Federal, state, and local agencies are invited to file comments on the described application. A copy of the application may be obtained by agencies directly from the Applicant. 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 Applicant’s representatives. Magalie R. Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–5818 Filed 4–18–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Notice of Applications Accepted for Filing and Soliciting Comments, Motions to Intervene, and Protests cchase on PROD1PC60 with NOTICES April 12, 2006. Take notice that the following hydroelectric applications have been filed with the Commission and are available for public inspection: a. Type of Applications: Preliminary Permit (Competing) b. Applicants, Project Numbers, and Dates Filed: E.ON U.S. Hydro 1 LLC filed the application for Project No. 12658–000 on March 3, 2006, at 4:05 PM. The Electric Plant Board of the City of Augusta, Kentucky filed the application for Project No. 12657–000 on March 3, 2006, at 4:51 PM. The City of Hamilton, Ohio filed the application for Project No. 12667 on March 29, 2006 at 4:06 PM c. Name of the project is the Meldahl Project. The project would be located on the Ohio River in Bracken County, Kentucky. The existing dam is owned and operated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. d. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power Act, 16 U.S.C. 791a–825r. e. Applicants Contacts: For E.ON U.S. Hydro 1 LLC: Mr. Douglas Schetzel, E.ON U.S. Hydro 1 LLC, 220 West Main Street, Louisville, KY 40202, (502) 627– 4838. For The Electric Plant Board of the City of Augusta, Kentucky: Mr. James B. Price, AJS Hydro Corp., P.O. Box 5550, Gatlinburg, TN 37738, (865) 436–0402 and Donald H. Clark, the Law Offices of GKRSE, 1500 K Street NW, Suite 330, Washington, DC 20005, (202) VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:09 Apr 18, 2006 Jkt 208001 408–5400. For The City of Hamilton, Ohio: Mr. Michael Perry, Director of Electric, City of Hamilton, Ohio, 345 High Street, Hamilton, OH 45011, (513) 785–7229. f. FERC Contact: Robert Bell, (202) 502–6062. g. Deadline for filing comments, protests, and motions to intervene: 60 days from the issuance date of this notice. 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 in 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. h. Description of Projects: The project proposed by E.ON U.S. Hydro 1 LLC using the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Captain Anthony Meldahl Locks and Dam would consist of: (1) A proposed intake structure, (2) a proposed powerhouse containing three generating units having a total installed capacity of 93 megawatts, (3) a proposed 1.8-milelong, 138 kilovolt transmission line; and (4) appurtenant facilities. The project would have an annual generation of 443 gigawatt-hours, which would be sold to a local utility. The project proposed by The Electric Plant Board of the City of Augusta, Kentucky using the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Captain Anthony Meldahl Locks and Dam would consist of: (1) A proposed intake structure, (2) a proposed powerhouse containing three generating units having a total installed capacity of 77 megawatts, (3) a proposed 2-mile-long, 138 kilovolt transmission line; and (4) appurtenant facilities. The project would have an annual generation of 400 gigawatt-hours, which would be sold to a local utility. The project proposed by The City of Hamilton, Ohio using the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Captain Anthony Meldahl Locks and Dam would consist of: (1) A proposed intake structure, (2) a proposed powerhouse containing three generating units having a total installed capacity of 114 megawatts, (3) a proposed 2-mile-long, 138 kilovolt transmission line; and (4) appurtenant facilities. The project would have an annual generation of 475 gigawatthours, which would be sold to a local utility. i. Locations of Applications: A copy of the application is available for inspection and reproduction at the Commission in the Public Reference PO 00000 Frm 00017 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 20083 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 to access the document. For assistance, call toll-free 1–866–208–3676 or e-mail FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov. For TTY, call (202) 502–8659. A copy is also available for inspection and reproduction at the address in item e above. j. Individuals desiring to be included on the Commission’s mailing list should so indicate by writing to the Secretary of the Commission. k. Competing Preliminary Permit— Anyone desiring to file a competing application for preliminary permit for a proposed project must submit the competing application itself, or a notice of intent to file such an application, to the Commission on or before the specified comment date for the particular application (see 18 CFR 4.36). Submission of a timely notice of intent allows an interested person to file the competing preliminary permit application no later than 30 days after the specified comment date for the particular application. A competing preliminary permit application must conform with 18 CFR 4.30(b) and 4.36. l. Competing Development Application—Any qualified development applicant desiring to file a competing development application must submit to the Commission, on or before a specified comment date for the particular application, either a competing development application or a notice of intent to file such an application. Submission of a timely notice of intent to file a development application allows an interested person to file the competing application no later than 120 days after the specified comment date for the particular application. A competing license application must conform with 18 CFR 4.30(b) and 4.36. m. Notice of Intent—A notice of intent must specify the exact name, business address, and telephone number of the prospective applicant, and must include an unequivocal statement of intent to submit, if such an application may be filed, either a preliminary permit application or a development application (specify which type of application). A notice of intent must be served on the applicant(s) named in this public notice. n. Proposed Scope of Studies under Permit—A preliminary permit, if issued, does not authorize construction. The E:\FR\FM\19APN1.SGM 19APN1 cchase on PROD1PC60 with NOTICES 20084 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 75 / Wednesday, April 19, 2006 / Notices term of the proposed preliminary permit would be 36 months. The work proposed under the preliminary permit would include economic analysis, preparation of preliminary engineering plans, and a study of environmental impacts. Based on the results of these studies, the Applicant would decide whether to proceed with the preparation of a development application to construct and operate the project. o. 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. Comments, protests and interventions may be filed electronically via the Internet in lieu of paper; See 18 C.F.R. 385.2001 (a)(1)(iii) and the instructions on the Commission’s web site under ‘‘efiling’’ link. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. p. Filing and Service of Responsive Documents—Any filings must bear in all capital letters the title ‘‘COMMENTS’’, ‘‘RECOMMENDATIONS FOR TERMS AND CONDITIONS’’, ‘‘PROTEST’’, COMPETING APPLICATION, OR ‘‘MOTION TO INTERVENE’’, as applicable, and the Project Number of the particular application to which the filing refers. Any of the above-named documents must be filed by providing the original and the number of copies provided by the Commission’s regulations to: The 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 representative of the Applicant specified in the particular application. q. Agency Comments—Federal, state, and local agencies are invited to file comments on the described application. A copy of the application may be obtained by agencies directly from the Applicant. 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 VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:09 Apr 18, 2006 Jkt 208001 agency’s comments must also be sent to the Applicant’s representatives. Magalie R. Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–5819 Filed 4–18–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Notice of Application for Amendment of License and Soliciting Comments, Motions to Intervene, and Protests April 12, 2006. Take notice that the following application has been filed with the Commission and is available for public inspection: a. Application Type: Amendment of License. b. Project Number: P–1267–075. c. Date Filed: March 8, 2006. d. Applicant: Greenwood County, South Carolina. e. Name of Project: Buzzard’s Roost Hydroelectric Project. f. Location: The project is located on the Saluda River in Greenwood, Laurens, and Newberry Counties, South Carolina. The project does not occupy any Federal or tribal lands. g. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power Act, 16 U.S.C. 791(a) 825(r) and 799 and 801. h. Applicant Contact: Larry Smith, 600 Monument Street, P.O. Box P–103, Suite 102, Greenwood, SC 29646; phone: (864) 942–8556. i. FERC Contact: Any questions on this notice should be addressed to Jon Cofrancesco at (202) 502–8951, or by email: jon.cofrancesco@ferc.gov. j. Deadline for Filing Comments and or Motions: May 3, 2006. k. Description of the Application: Greenwood County requests Commission approval of a proposed change in the location of a public boat launch facility at Greenwood Lake from a site previously approved by the Commission in its Order Modifying And Approving Boat Launch Facility Under Article 416, issued May 11, 2001. Under the Commission order, the facility was to be installed in Newberry County just east of the border with Laurens County on Harrington Drive. Greenwood County now proposes to install the facility in Laurens County on River Fork Road adjacent to an existing public fishing pier, located southwest of Waterloo, South Carolina. Greenwood County also requests the Commission to relieve its obligation to construct a boat launch facility at the previous location once the PO 00000 Frm 00018 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 facility is completed at the new proposed site. l. Location 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 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 e-mail FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov, or for TTY, call (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 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–1267–075). 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. A copy of any motion to intervene must also be served upon each representative of the Applicant specified in the particular application. p. Agency Comments: Federal, state, and local agencies are invited to file comments on the described application. A copy of the application may be obtained by agencies directly from the E:\FR\FM\19APN1.SGM 19APN1

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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 75 (Wednesday, April 19, 2006)]
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[Pages 20083-20084]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission


Notice of Applications Accepted for Filing and Soliciting 
Comments, Motions to Intervene, and Protests

April 12, 2006.
    Take notice that the following hydroelectric applications have been 
filed with the Commission and are available for public inspection:
    a. Type of Applications: Preliminary Permit (Competing)
    b. Applicants, Project Numbers, and Dates Filed:
    E.ON U.S. Hydro 1 LLC filed the application for Project No. 12658-
000 on March 3, 2006, at 4:05 PM.
    The Electric Plant Board of the City of Augusta, Kentucky filed the 
application for Project No. 12657-000 on March 3, 2006, at 4:51 PM.
    The City of Hamilton, Ohio filed the application for Project No. 
12667 on March 29, 2006 at 4:06 PM
    c. Name of the project is the Meldahl Project. The project would be 
located on the Ohio River in Bracken County, Kentucky. The existing dam 
is owned and operated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
    d. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power Act, 16 U.S.C. 791a-825r.
    e. Applicants Contacts: For E.ON U.S. Hydro 1 LLC: Mr. Douglas 
Schetzel, E.ON U.S. Hydro 1 LLC, 220 West Main Street, Louisville, KY 
40202, (502) 627-4838. For The Electric Plant Board of the City of 
Augusta, Kentucky: Mr. James B. Price, AJS Hydro Corp., P.O. Box 5550, 
Gatlinburg, TN 37738, (865) 436-0402 and Donald H. Clark, the Law 
Offices of GKRSE, 1500 K Street NW, Suite 330, Washington, DC 20005, 
(202) 408-5400. For The City of Hamilton, Ohio: Mr. Michael Perry, 
Director of Electric, City of Hamilton, Ohio, 345 High Street, 
Hamilton, OH 45011, (513) 785-7229.
    f. FERC Contact: Robert Bell, (202) 502-6062.
    g. Deadline for filing comments, protests, and motions to 
intervene: 60 days from the issuance date of this notice.
    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 in 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.
    h. Description of Projects: The project proposed by E.ON U.S. Hydro 
1 LLC using the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' Captain Anthony Meldahl 
Locks and Dam would consist of: (1) A proposed intake structure, (2) a 
proposed powerhouse containing three generating units having a total 
installed capacity of 93 megawatts, (3) a proposed 1.8-mile-long, 138 
kilovolt transmission line; and (4) appurtenant facilities. The project 
would have an annual generation of 443 gigawatt-hours, which would be 
sold to a local utility.
    The project proposed by The Electric Plant Board of the City of 
Augusta, Kentucky using the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' Captain 
Anthony Meldahl Locks and Dam would consist of: (1) A proposed intake 
structure, (2) a proposed powerhouse containing three generating units 
having a total installed capacity of 77 megawatts, (3) a proposed 2-
mile-long, 138 kilovolt transmission line; and (4) appurtenant 
facilities. The project would have an annual generation of 400 
gigawatt-hours, which would be sold to a local utility.
    The project proposed by The City of Hamilton, Ohio using the U.S. 
Army Corps of Engineers' Captain Anthony Meldahl Locks and Dam would 
consist of: (1) A proposed intake structure, (2) a proposed powerhouse 
containing three generating units having a total installed capacity of 
114 megawatts, (3) a proposed 2-mile-long, 138 kilovolt transmission 
line; and (4) appurtenant facilities. The project would have an annual 
generation of 475 gigawatt-hours, which would be sold to a local 
utility.
    i. Locations of Applications: A copy of the application is 
available for inspection and reproduction at the Commission in the 
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 to access the document. For 
assistance, call toll-free 1-866-208-3676 or e-mail 
FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov. For TTY, call (202) 502-8659. A copy is 
also available for inspection and reproduction at the address in item e 
above.
    j. Individuals desiring to be included on the Commission's mailing 
list should so indicate by writing to the Secretary of the Commission.
    k. Competing Preliminary Permit--Anyone desiring to file a 
competing application for preliminary permit for a proposed project 
must submit the competing application itself, or a notice of intent to 
file such an application, to the Commission on or before the specified 
comment date for the particular application (see 18 CFR 4.36). 
Submission of a timely notice of intent allows an interested person to 
file the competing preliminary permit application no later than 30 days 
after the specified comment date for the particular application. A 
competing preliminary permit application must conform with 18 CFR 
4.30(b) and 4.36.
    l. Competing Development Application--Any qualified development 
applicant desiring to file a competing development application must 
submit to the Commission, on or before a specified comment date for the 
particular application, either a competing development application or a 
notice of intent to file such an application. Submission of a timely 
notice of intent to file a development application allows an interested 
person to file the competing application no later than 120 days after 
the specified comment date for the particular application. A competing 
license application must conform with 18 CFR 4.30(b) and 4.36.
    m. Notice of Intent--A notice of intent must specify the exact 
name, business address, and telephone number of the prospective 
applicant, and must include an unequivocal statement of intent to 
submit, if such an application may be filed, either a preliminary 
permit application or a development application (specify which type of 
application). A notice of intent must be served on the applicant(s) 
named in this public notice.
    n. Proposed Scope of Studies under Permit--A preliminary permit, if 
issued, does not authorize construction. The

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term of the proposed preliminary permit would be 36 months. The work 
proposed under the preliminary permit would include economic analysis, 
preparation of preliminary engineering plans, and a study of 
environmental impacts. Based on the results of these studies, the 
Applicant would decide whether to proceed with the preparation of a 
development application to construct and operate the project.
    o. 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.
    Comments, protests and interventions may be filed electronically 
via the Internet in lieu of paper; See 18 C.F.R. 385.2001 (a)(1)(iii) 
and the instructions on the Commission's web site under ``e-filing'' 
link. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing.
    p. Filing and Service of Responsive Documents--Any filings must 
bear in all capital letters the title ``COMMENTS'', ``RECOMMENDATIONS 
FOR TERMS AND CONDITIONS'', ``PROTEST'', COMPETING APPLICATION, OR 
``MOTION TO INTERVENE'', as applicable, and the Project Number of the 
particular application to which the filing refers. Any of the above-
named documents must be filed by providing the original and the number 
of copies provided by the Commission's regulations to: The 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 representative of the Applicant specified in the 
particular application.
    q. Agency Comments--Federal, state, and local agencies are invited 
to file comments on the described application. A copy of the 
application may be obtained by agencies directly from the Applicant. 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 Applicant's representatives.

 Magalie R. Salas,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. E6-5819 Filed 4-18-06; 8:45 am]
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