Southern California Edison Company; Notice of Availability of Environmental Assessment, 30131 [E6-8025]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 101 / Thursday, May 25, 2006 / Notices service, go to the eSubscription link on the FERC Internet Web site. Magalie R. Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–8019 Filed 5–24–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 1390–040–CA] Southern California Edison Company; Notice of Availability of Environmental Assessment May 19, 2006. In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s Regulations, 18 CFR Part 380 (Order No. 486, 52 FR 47879), the Office of Energy Projects has reviewed the Offer of Settlement (Settlement) filed on February 4, 2005, including proposed amended license conditions for the Lundy Hydroelectric Project, located on Mill Creek in Mono County, near the town of Lee Vining and has prepared an Environmental Assessment (EA) for the proposed amendment. The EA contains our analysis of the potential effects of the existing project and concludes that amending the project license in accordance with the Settlement as modified by staff would not constitute a major federal action significantly affecting the quality of the human environment. A copy of the EA is on file with the Commission and is available for public inspection at the Commission in the Public Reference Room. The EA 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, contact FERC Online Support at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or tollfree at 1–866–208–3676, or for TTY, (202) 502–8659. Any comments should be filed within 30 days from the issuance date of this notice, and should be addressed to the Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, NE., Room 1–A, Washington, DC 20426. Please affix ‘‘Lundy Hydroelectric Project No. 1390’’ to all comments. Comments may be filed electronically via 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 under the ‘‘eFiling’’ link. For further information, contact John Smith at (202) 502–8972 or by e-mail at john.smith@ferc.gov. Magalie R. Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–8025 Filed 5–24–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P 30131 DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. PF06–21–000] Guardian Pipeline, L.L.C.; Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed Guardian Expansion/Extension Project, Request for Comments on Environmental Issues, and Notice of Public Scoping Meetings May 19, 2006. The staff of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or Commission) will prepare an environmental impact statement (EIS) that will address the environmental impacts of the Guardian Expansion/ Extension Project (G–II) proposed by Guardian Pipeline L.L.C (Guardian). The Commission will use the EIS in its decision-making process to determine whether or not to authorize the project. This notice explains the scoping process the Commission will use to gather input from the public and interested agencies on the project. Your input will help us determine the issues that need to be evaluated in the EIS. Please note that the scoping period will close on June 23, 2006. Comments may be submitted in written form or verbally. Further details on how to submit written comments are provided in the Public Participation section of this notice. In lieu of sending written comments, we invite you to attend the public scoping meetings we have scheduled as follows: Date and time Location Monday, June 12, 2006 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. (CDT) .................................... Radisson Hotel and Conference Center of Green Bay 2040 Airport Drive Green Bay, WI US (920) 405–6404. Ramada Plaza Hotel 1 North Main Street Fond Du Lac, WI 54935 (920) 923–3000. Olympia Conference Center 1350 Royale Mile Road Oconomowoc, WI 53066 (262) 369–4969. Tuesday, June 13, 2006 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. (CDT) ................................... cchase on PROD1PC60 with NOTICES Wednesday, June 14, 2006 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. (CDT) ............................. This notice is being sent to affected landowners; Federal, state, and local government agencies; elected officials; environmental and public interest groups; Native American tribes; other interested parties; and local libraries and newspapers. We encourage government representatives to notify their constituents of this planned project and encourage them to comment on their areas of concern. If you are a landowner receiving this notice, you may be contacted by a Guardian representative about the acquisition of an easement to construct, operate, and maintain the proposed VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:42 May 24, 2006 Jkt 208001 project facilities. The pipeline company would seek to negotiate a mutually acceptable agreement. However, if the project is approved by the FERC, that approval conveys with it the right of eminent domain. Therefore, if easement negotiations fail to produce an agreement, the pipeline company could initiate condemnation proceedings in accordance with state law. A fact sheet prepared by the FERC entitled ‘‘An Interstate Natural Gas Facility on My Land? What Do I Need To Know?’’ is available for viewing on the FERC Internet Web site (http:// www.ferc.gov). This fact sheet addresses PO 00000 Frm 00019 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 a number of typically asked questions, including the use of eminent domain and how to participate in the FERC’s proceedings. Summary of the Proposed Project Guardian proposes to construct, own, operate, and maintain: • Approximately 105.8 miles of new natural gas pipeline; about 79.2 miles of which consist of 30-inch-diameter pipeline, and the remaining 26.6 miles would consist of 20-inch-diameter pipeline. The proposed pipeline would originate at Ixonia in northeastern Jefferson County, Wisconsin and travel E:\FR\FM\25MYN1.SGM 25MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 101 (Thursday, May 25, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Page 30131]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E6-8025]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Project No. 1390-040-CA]


Southern California Edison Company; Notice of Availability of 
Environmental Assessment

May 19, 2006.
    In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 
and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's Regulations, 18 CFR Part 
380 (Order No. 486, 52 FR 47879), the Office of Energy Projects has 
reviewed the Offer of Settlement (Settlement) filed on February 4, 
2005, including proposed amended license conditions for the Lundy 
Hydroelectric Project, located on Mill Creek in Mono County, near the 
town of Lee Vining and has prepared an Environmental Assessment (EA) 
for the proposed amendment.
    The EA contains our analysis of the potential effects of the 
existing project and concludes that amending the project license in 
accordance with the Settlement as modified by staff would not 
constitute a major federal action significantly affecting the quality 
of the human environment.
    A copy of the EA is on file with the Commission and is available 
for public inspection at the Commission in the Public Reference Room. 
The EA 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, contact FERC Online Support at 
FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or toll-free at 1-866-208-3676, or for TTY, 
(202) 502-8659.
    Any comments should be filed within 30 days from the issuance date 
of this notice, and should be addressed to the Secretary, Federal 
Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, NE., Room 1-A, 
Washington, DC 20426. Please affix ``Lundy Hydroelectric Project No. 
1390'' to all comments. Comments may be filed electronically via 
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 under the ``eFiling'' link. For further 
information, contact John Smith at (202) 502-8972 or by e-mail at 
john.smith@ferc.gov.

Magalie R. Salas,
Secretary.
 [FR Doc. E6-8025 Filed 5-24-06; 8:45 am]
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