Duke Power Company, LLC; North Carolina; Notice of Availability of Draft Environmental Assessment, 28678 [E6-7487]

Download as PDF 28678 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 95 / Wednesday, May 17, 2006 / Notices 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 than 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 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 FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov. or call (866) 208–3676 (toll free). For TTY, call (202) 502–8659. Magalie R. Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–7486 Filed 5–16–06; 8:45 am] mstockstill on PROD1PC61 with NOTICES BILLING CODE 6717–01–P VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:08 May 16, 2006 Jkt 208001 DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project Nos. 2698–033, 2686–032, 2602– 007, and 2601–007] Duke Power Company, LLC; North Carolina; Notice of Availability of Draft Environmental Assessment instructions on the Commission’s Web site under the ‘‘e-Filing’’ link. For further information, please contact Carolyn Holsopple at (202) 502– 6407 or at carolyn.holsopple@ferc.gov. Magalie R. Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–7487 Filed 5–16–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P May 10, 2006. In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, as amended, and Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) regulations (18 CFR part 380), Commission staff reviewed the applications for new major licenses for the East and West Fork projects, a subsequent license for the Bryson Project, and the application for license surrender for the Dillsboro Project. We prepared a draft combined environmental assessment (EA) on the proposed actions. The East and West Fork and Dillsboro projects are located on the Tuckasegee River in Jackson County, North Carolina. The Bryson Project is located on the Oconaluftee River (a tributary to the Tuckasegee River) in Swain County, North Carolina. In this draft EA, Commission staff analyze the probable environmental effects of implementing the projects and conclude that approval of the projects, with appropriate staff-recommended environmental measures, would not constitute a major federal action significantly affecting the quality of the human environment. Copies of the draft EA are available for review in Public Reference Room 2–A of the Commission’s offices at 888 First Street, NE., Washington, DC. The draft EA also may be viewed on the Commission’s Internet Web site (http:// www.ferc.gov) using the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link. Additional information about the project is available from the Commission’s Office of External Affairs at (202) 502–6088, or on the Commission’s Web site using the eLibrary link. For assistance with eLibrary, contact FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or call toll-free at (866) 208–3676; for TTY call (202) 502–8659. Any comments on the draft EA should be filed within 30 days of the date of this notice and should be addressed to Magalie R. Salas, Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, NE., Washington, DC 20426. Please reference the specific project and FERC Project No. on all comments. Comments may be filed electronically via the Internet in lieu of paper. See 18 CFR 385.2001(a)(1)(iii) and the PO 00000 Frm 00024 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 12447–001] Fort Dodge Hydroelectric Development Company; Notice of Application Accepted for Filing and Soliciting Motions to Intervene and Protests May 10, 2006. Take notice that the following hydroelectric application has been filed with the Commission and is available for public inspection. a. Type of Application: Original License. b. Project No.: 12447–001. c. Date filed: March 21, 2006. d. Applicant: Fort Dodge Hydroelectric Development Company. e. Name of Project: Fort Dodge Mill Dam Hydroelectric Project. f. Location: On the Des Moines River in Webster County, Iowa. The project does not occupy federal lands. g. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power Act, 16 U.S.C. 791 (a)–825(r). h. Applicant Contact: Thomas J. Wilkinson, Jr., Fort Dodge Hydroelectric Development Company, 1800 1st Ave., NE Ste. 200, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402; (319) 364–0171. i. FERC Contact: Stefanie Harris, (202) 502–6653 or stefanie.harris@ferc.gov. j. Deadline for filing motions to intervene and protests: July 8, 2006. 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 and Procedures 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 and requests for cooperating agency status E:\FR\FM\17MYN1.SGM 17MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 95 (Wednesday, May 17, 2006)]
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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Project Nos. 2698-033, 2686-032, 2602-007, and 2601-007]


Duke Power Company, LLC; North Carolina; Notice of Availability 
of Draft Environmental Assessment

May 10, 2006.
    In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, 
as amended, and Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) 
regulations (18 CFR part 380), Commission staff reviewed the 
applications for new major licenses for the East and West Fork 
projects, a subsequent license for the Bryson Project, and the 
application for license surrender for the Dillsboro Project. We 
prepared a draft combined environmental assessment (EA) on the proposed 
actions. The East and West Fork and Dillsboro projects are located on 
the Tuckasegee River in Jackson County, North Carolina. The Bryson 
Project is located on the Oconaluftee River (a tributary to the 
Tuckasegee River) in Swain County, North Carolina.
    In this draft EA, Commission staff analyze the probable 
environmental effects of implementing the projects and conclude that 
approval of the projects, with appropriate staff-recommended 
environmental measures, would not constitute a major federal action 
significantly affecting the quality of the human environment.
    Copies of the draft EA are available for review in Public Reference 
Room 2-A of the Commission's offices at 888 First Street, NE., 
Washington, DC. The draft EA also may be viewed on the Commission's 
Internet Web site (http://www.ferc.gov) using the ``eLibrary'' link. 
Additional information about the project is available from the 
Commission's Office of External Affairs at (202) 502-6088, or on the 
Commission's Web site using the eLibrary link. For assistance with 
eLibrary, contact FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or call toll-free at (866) 
208-3676; for TTY call (202) 502-8659.
    Any comments on the draft EA should be filed within 30 days of the 
date of this notice and should be addressed to Magalie R. Salas, 
Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, NE., 
Washington, DC 20426. Please reference the specific project and FERC 
Project No. on all comments. Comments 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 under the ``e-Filing'' link.
    For further information, please contact Carolyn Holsopple at (202) 
502-6407 or at carolyn.holsopple@ferc.gov.

Magalie R. Salas,
Secretary.
 [FR Doc. E6-7487 Filed 5-16-06; 8:45 am]
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