Application To Export Electric Energy; Lehman Brothers Commodity Services Inc., 29139-29140 [E6-7687]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 97 / Friday, May 19, 2006 / Notices Comments, protests, or requests to intervene must be submitted on or before June 19, 2006. ADDRESSES: Comments, protests, or requests to intervene should be addressed as follows: Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability, Mail Code: OE–20, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20585–0350 (FAX 202– 586–5860). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ellen Russell (Program Office) 202–586– 9624 or Michael Skinker (Program Attorney) 202–586–2793. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Exports of electricity from the United States to a foreign country are regulated and require authorization under section 202(e) of the Federal Power Act (FPA) (16 U.S.C. 824a(e)). On May 8, 2006, the Department of Energy (DOE) received an application from Lehman Brothers for authority to transmit electric energy from the United States to Canada as a power marketer. Lehman Brothers is a Delaware corporation with its principal place of business in New York, New York. Lehman Brothers has requested an electricity export authorization with a 5year term. Lehman Brothers does not own or control any generation, transmission, or distribution assets, nor does it have a franchised service area. The electric energy which Lehman Brothers proposes to export to Canada would be surplus energy purchased from electric utilities, Federal power marketing agencies, and other entities within the U.S. Lehman Brothers will arrange for the delivery of exports to Canada over the international transmission facilities owned by Basin Electric Power Cooperative, Bonneville Power Administration, Eastern Maine Electric Cooperative, International Transmission Co., Joint Owners of the Highgate Project, Long Sault, Inc., Maine Electric Power Company, Maine Public Service Company, Minnesota Power, Inc., Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc., New York Power Authority, Niagara Mohawk Power Corp., Northern States Power Company, Vermont Electric Power Company, and Vermont Electric Transmission Co. The construction, operation, maintenance, and connection of each of the international transmission facilities to be utilized by Lehman Brothers has previously been authorized by a Presidential permit issued pursuant to Executive Order 10485, as amended. Procedural Matters: Any person desiring to become a party to these wwhite on PROD1PC61 with NOTICES DATES: VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:37 May 18, 2006 Jkt 208001 proceedings or to be heard by filing comments or protests to this application should file a petition to intervene, comment or protest at the address provided above in accordance with §§ 385.211 or 385.214 of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedures (18 CFR 385.211, 385.214). Fifteen copies of each petition and protest should be filed with DOE on or before the dates listed above. Comments on the Lehman Brothers application to export electric energy to Canada should be clearly marked with Docket No. EA–311. Additional copies are to be filed directly with David M. Perlman, Senior Vice President, Lehman Brothers Commodity Services, Inc., 745 7th Avenue, New York, New York 10019, and David J. Levine, Robin J. Bowen and Doron Ezickson, McDermott Will & Emery LLP, 600 13th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20005–3096. A final decision will be made on this application after the environmental impacts have been evaluated pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, and a determination is made by DOE that the proposed action will not adversely impact on the reliability of the U.S. electric power supply system. Copies of this application will be made available, upon request, for public inspection and copying at the address provided above or by emailing Odessa Hopkins at Odessa.hopkins@hq.doe.gov. Issued in Washington, DC, on May 12, 2006. Anthony J. Como, Director, Permitting and Siting, Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability. [FR Doc. E6–7679 Filed 5–18–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY [OE Docket No. EA–313] Application To Export Electric Energy; Lehman Brothers Commodity Services Inc. Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability, DOE. ACTION: Notice of application. AGENCY: SUMMARY: Lehman Brothers Commodity Services Inc. (Lehman Brothers) has applied for authority to transmit electric energy from the United States to Mexico pursuant to section 202(e) of the Federal Power Act. DATES: Comments, protests, or requests to intervene must be submitted on or before June 19, 2006. ADDRESSES: Comments, protests, or requests to intervene should be PO 00000 Frm 00021 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 29139 addressed as follows: Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability, Mail Code: OE–20, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20585–0350 (FAX 202– 586–5860). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ellen Russell (Program Office) 202–586– 9624 or Michael Skinker (Program Attorney) 202–586–2793. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Exports of electricity from the United States to a foreign country are regulated and require authorization under section 202(e) of the Federal Power Act (FPA) (16 U.S.C. 824a(e)). On May 8, 2006, the Department of Energy (DOE) received an application from Lehman Brothers for authority to transmit electric energy from the United States to Mexico as a power marketer. Lehman Brothers is a Delaware corporation with its principal place of business in New York, New York. Lehman Brothers has requested an electricity export authorization with a 5year term. Lehman Brothers does not own or control any generation, transmission, or distribution assets, nor does it have a franchised service area. The electric energy which Lehman Brothers proposes to export to Mexico would be surplus energy purchased from electric utilities, Federal power marketing agencies, and other entities within the U.S. Lehman Brothers will arrange for the delivery of exports to Mexico over the international transmission facilities owned by San Diego Gas & Electric Company, El Paso Electric Company, Central Power & Light Company, and Comission Federal de Electricidad, the national electric utility of Mexico. The construction, operation, maintenance, and connection of each of the international transmission facilities to be utilized by Lehman Brothers has previously been authorized by a Presidential permit issued pursuant to Executive Order 10485, as amended. Procedural Matters: Any person desiring to become a party to these proceedings or to be heard by filing comments or protests to this application should file a petition to intervene, comment or protest at the address provided above in accordance with §§ 385.211 or 385.214 of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedures (18 CFR 385.211, 385.214). Fifteen copies of each petition and protest should be filed with DOE on or before the dates listed above. Comments on the Lehman Brothers application to export electric energy to Mexico should be clearly marked with E:\FR\FM\19MYN1.SGM 19MYN1 29140 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 97 / Friday, May 19, 2006 / Notices Docket No. EA–313. Additional copies are to be filed directly with David M. Perlman, Senior Vice President, Lehman Brothers Commodity Services, Inc., 745 7th Avenue, New York, New York 10019, and David J. Levine, Robin J. Bowen and Doron Ezickson, McDermott Will & Emery LLP, 600 13th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20005–3096. A final decision will be made on this application after the environmental impacts have been evaluated pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, and a determination is made by DOE that the proposed action will not adversely impact on the reliability of the U.S. electric power supply system. Copies of this application will be made available, upon request, for public inspection and copying at the address provided above or by emailing Odessa Hopkins at Odessa.hopkins@hq.doe.gov. Issued in Washington, DC, on May 12, 2006. Anthony J. Como, Director, Permitting and Siting, Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability. [FR Doc. E6–7687 Filed 5–18–06; 8:45 am] The Commission encourages electronic submission of protests in lieu of paper using the ‘‘eFiling’’ link at http://www.ferc.gov. Persons unable to file electronically should submit an original and 14 copies of the protest 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 e-mail notification when a document is added to a subscribed docket(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. Comment Date: 5 p.m. Eastern Time on May 22, 2006. Magalie R. Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–7713 Filed 5–18–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. RP95–408–066] [Docket No. RP06–359–000] Columbia Gas Transmission Corporation; Notice of Filing of Revenue Report Eastern Shore Natural Gas Company; Notice of Interruptible Revenue Sharing Report May 15, 2006. wwhite on PROD1PC61 with NOTICES BILLING CODE 6450–01–P May 15, 2006. Take notice that on May 10, 2006, Columbia Gas Transmission Corporation (Columbia) filed to report on the sharing with its customers of a portion of the profits from the sale of certain base gas as provided in Docket No. RP95–408 concerning Columbia’s rate case settlement. Columbia makes reference to Stipulation II, Article IV, Sections A through E, in Docket No. RP95–408, Columbia Gas Transmission Corp., 79 FERC ¶ 61,044 (1997). Any person desiring to protest this filing must file in accordance with Rule 211 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (18 CFR 385.211). Protests to this filing 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. Such protests must be filed on or before the date as indicated below. Anyone filing a protest must serve a copy of that document on all the parties to the proceeding. VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:37 May 18, 2006 Jkt 208001 Take notice that Eastern Shore Natural Gas Company (Eastern Shore) tendered for filing on May 9, 2006 its Interruptible Revenue Sharing Report pursuant to Section 37 of the General Terms and Conditions of its FERC Tariff and Article V, Paragraph 6 of the Stipulation and Agreement in Docket No. RP02–34–000. Eastern Shore states that it intends to credit a total of $108,291 inclusive of $3,854 of interest, to its firm transportation customers on July 1, 2006. The credit amount represents 90 percent of the net revenues received by Eastern Shore under Rate Schedule IT in excess of the cost of service allocated to such rate schedule for the period April 2005 through March 2006. 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 and 385.214). Protests will be considered by the Commission in determining the PO 00000 Frm 00022 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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 date as indicated below. Anyone filing an intervention or protest must serve a copy of that document on the Applicant. Anyone filing an intervention or protest on or before the intervention or protest date need not serve motions to intervene or protests on persons other than the Applicant. 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 14 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 e-mail notification when a document is added to a subscribed docket(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. Intervention and Protest Date: 5 p.m. Eastern Time May 22, 2006. Magalie R. Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–7712 Filed 5–18–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. RP06–354–000] El Paso Natural Gas Company; Notice of Tariff Filing May 15, 2006. Take notice that on May 8, 2006, El Paso Natural Gas Company tendered for filing as part of its FERC Gas Tariff, Second Revised Volume No. 1–A, Seventh Revised Sheet No. 290A and Original Sheet No. 290B.01, to become effective May 31, 2006. 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 E:\FR\FM\19MYN1.SGM 19MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 97 (Friday, May 19, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Pages 29139-29140]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E6-7687]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

[OE Docket No. EA-313]


Application To Export Electric Energy; Lehman Brothers Commodity 
Services Inc.

AGENCY: Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability, DOE.

ACTION: Notice of application.

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SUMMARY: Lehman Brothers Commodity Services Inc. (Lehman Brothers) has 
applied for authority to transmit electric energy from the United 
States to Mexico pursuant to section 202(e) of the Federal Power Act.

DATES: Comments, protests, or requests to intervene must be submitted 
on or before June 19, 2006.

ADDRESSES: Comments, protests, or requests to intervene should be 
addressed as follows: Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy 
Reliability, Mail Code: OE-20, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 
Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20585-0350 (FAX 202-586-5860).

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ellen Russell (Program Office) 202-
586-9624 or Michael Skinker (Program Attorney) 202-586-2793.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Exports of electricity from the United 
States to a foreign country are regulated and require authorization 
under section 202(e) of the Federal Power Act (FPA) (16 U.S.C. 
824a(e)).
    On May 8, 2006, the Department of Energy (DOE) received an 
application from Lehman Brothers for authority to transmit electric 
energy from the United States to Mexico as a power marketer. Lehman 
Brothers is a Delaware corporation with its principal place of business 
in New York, New York. Lehman Brothers has requested an electricity 
export authorization with a 5-year term. Lehman Brothers does not own 
or control any generation, transmission, or distribution assets, nor 
does it have a franchised service area. The electric energy which 
Lehman Brothers proposes to export to Mexico would be surplus energy 
purchased from electric utilities, Federal power marketing agencies, 
and other entities within the U.S.
    Lehman Brothers will arrange for the delivery of exports to Mexico 
over the international transmission facilities owned by San Diego Gas & 
Electric Company, El Paso Electric Company, Central Power & Light 
Company, and Comission Federal de Electricidad, the national electric 
utility of Mexico.
    The construction, operation, maintenance, and connection of each of 
the international transmission facilities to be utilized by Lehman 
Brothers has previously been authorized by a Presidential permit issued 
pursuant to Executive Order 10485, as amended.
    Procedural Matters: Any person desiring to become a party to these 
proceedings or to be heard by filing comments or protests to this 
application should file a petition to intervene, comment or protest at 
the address provided above in accordance with Sec. Sec.  385.211 or 
385.214 of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's Rules of Practice 
and Procedures (18 CFR 385.211, 385.214). Fifteen copies of each 
petition and protest should be filed with DOE on or before the dates 
listed above.
    Comments on the Lehman Brothers application to export electric 
energy to Mexico should be clearly marked with

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Docket No. EA-313. Additional copies are to be filed directly with 
David M. Perlman, Senior Vice President, Lehman Brothers Commodity 
Services, Inc., 745 7th Avenue, New York, New York 10019, and David J. 
Levine, Robin J. Bowen and Doron Ezickson, McDermott Will & Emery LLP, 
600 13th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20005-3096.
    A final decision will be made on this application after the 
environmental impacts have been evaluated pursuant to the National 
Environmental Policy Act of 1969, and a determination is made by DOE 
that the proposed action will not adversely impact on the reliability 
of the U.S. electric power supply system.
    Copies of this application will be made available, upon request, 
for public inspection and copying at the address provided above or by 
emailing Odessa Hopkins at Odessa.hopkins@hq.doe.gov.

    Issued in Washington, DC, on May 12, 2006.
Anthony J. Como,
Director, Permitting and Siting, Office of Electricity Delivery and 
Energy Reliability.
 [FR Doc. E6-7687 Filed 5-18-06; 8:45 am]
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