City of Broken Bow; Notice of Application Tendered for Filing With the Commission, Soliciting Additional Study Requests, and Establishing Procedures for Relicensing and a Deadline for Submission of Final Amendments, 40491-40492 [E6-11180]

Download as PDF rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 136 / Monday, July 17, 2006 / Notices Applicants: EPIC Merchant Energy NE, L.P.; EPIC Merchant Energy NY, L.P.; EPIC NJ/PA, L.P.; EPIC Merchant Energy Midwest, L.P. Description: EPIC Merchant Energy Ne, L.P. et al. submits its petition for acceptance of initial tariff, waivers and blanket authority and request acceptance of FERC Electric Tariff, Original Volume 1 under ER06–1230 et al. Filed Date: 7/6/2006. Accession Number: 20060710–0004. Comment Date: 5 p.m. Eastern Time on Thursday, July 27, 2006. 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 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 VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:41 Jul 14, 2006 Jkt 208001 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. E6–11244 Filed 7–14–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [P–12646–001] City of Broken Bow; Notice of Application Tendered for Filing With the Commission, Soliciting Additional Study Requests, and Establishing Procedures for Relicensing and a Deadline for Submission of Final Amendments July 7, 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 Major License. b. Project No.: 12646–001. c. Date filed: July 6, 2006. d. Applicant: City of Broken Bow. e. Name of Project: Pine Creek Lake Dam Hydropower Project. f. Location: On the Little River in McCurtain County, Oklahoma. The project would be located at the United States Army Corps of Engineers’ (Corps) Pine Creek Lake Dam and would occupy several acres of land administered by the Corps. g. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power Act 16 U.S.C. 791(a)–825(r). h. Applicant Contact: Olen Hill, City Manager, City of Broken Bow, Oklahoma; 210 North Broadway; Broken Bow, Oklahoma 74728; (405) 584–2282. i. FERC Contact: Carolyn Holsopple at (202) 502–6407, or carolyn.holsopple@ferc.gov. j. Cooperating Agencies: We are asking Federal, state, local, and tribal agencies with jurisdiction and/or special expertise with respect to environmental issues to cooperate with us in the preparation of the environmental document. Agencies who would like to request cooperating status should follow the instructions for filing comments described in item (l) below. k. Pursuant to section 4.32(b)(7) of 18 CFR of the Commission’s regulations, if any resource agency, Indian Tribe, or person believes that an additional scientific study should be conducted in PO 00000 Frm 00023 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 40491 order to form an adequate factual basis for a complete analysis of the application on its merit, the resource agency, Indian Tribe, or person must file a request for a study with the Commission not later than 60 days from the date of filing of the application, and serve a copy of the request on the applicant. l. Deadline for Filing Additional Study Requests and Requests for Cooperating Agency Status: 60 days from the filing date shown in paragraph (c), or September 4, 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. Additional study requests may be filed electronically via the Internet in lieu of paper. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. 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. After logging into the e-Filing system, select ‘‘Comment on Filing’’ from the Filing Type Selection screen and continue with the filing process.’’ m. Status: This application is not ready for environmental analysis at this time. n. Description of Project: The proposed project, using the existing Pine Creek Dam and Reservoir, would consist of: (1) A diversion structure connecting to the existing outlet conduit; (2) a penstock connecting the diversion structure to the powerhouse; (3) a 112-foot-wide by 73-foot-long powerhouse containing two turbinegenerator units, having a totaled installed capacity of 6.4 megawatts; (4) a tailrace returning flows to the Little River; (5) a one-mile-long, 14.4-kilovolt transmission line or a 6.5-mile-long, 13.8 kilovolt transmission line connecting to an existing distribution line; and (6) appurtenant facilities. The project would have an average annual generation of 16,200 megawatt-hours. o. 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 (P–12646), 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. You may also register online at http://www.ferc.gov/esubscribenow.htm E:\FR\FM\17JYN1.SGM 17JYN1 40492 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 136 / Monday, July 17, 2006 / Notices to be notified via e-mail of new filings and issuances related to this or other pending projects. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support. p. With this notice, we are initiating consultation with the OKLAHOMA STATE HISTORIC PRESERVATION OFFICER (SHPO), as required by section 106, National Historic Preservation Act, and the regulations of the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation, 36 CFR 800.4. q. Procedural schedule and final amendments: The application will be processed according to the following Hydro Licensing Schedule. Revisions to the schedule will be made if the Commission determines it necessary to do so: Action Tentative date Issue Deficiency Letter .................................................................................................................................................................. Request Additional Information ..................................................................................................................................................... Issue Acceptance letter ................................................................................................................................................................. Issue Scoping Document 1 for comments .................................................................................................................................... Request Additional Information (if necessary) .............................................................................................................................. Issue Scoping Document 2 ........................................................................................................................................................... Notice that application is ready for environmental analysis ......................................................................................................... Notice of the availability of the draft EA ....................................................................................................................................... Notice of the availability of the final EA (if necessary) ................................................................................................................. Ready for Commission’s decision on the application ................................................................................................................... Final amendments to the application must be filed with the Commission no later than 30 days from the issuance date of this notice. Magalie R. Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–11180 Filed 7–14–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Notice of Application for Transfer of License, and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Protests rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES July 10, 2006. Take notice that the following hydroelectric application has been filed with the Commission and is available for public inspection: a. Application Type: Transfer of License. b. Project No.: 4684–059. c. Date filed: June 8, 2006. d. Applicants: Stillwater Hydro Partners LP (transferor). Boralex Stillwater LLC (transferee). e. Name and Location of Project: The Stillwater Project is located on the Hudson River in Saratoga and Rensselaer Counties, New York. f. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power Act, 16 U.S.C. 791a–825r. g. Applicant Contacts: For the transferor: Charles A. Bouley, Stillwater Hydro Partners LP, 265 Genesse Street, Auburn, NY 13021. For the transferee: Sylvain Ard, Boralex Stillwater LLC, 770 Sherbrooke Quest, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1G1. h. FERC Contact: Robert Bell at (202) 502–6062. VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:41 Jul 14, 2006 Jkt 208001 i. Deadline for filing comments, protests, and motions to intervene: August 11, 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. 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 under the ‘‘e-Filing’’ link. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filings. Please include the Project Number on any comments or motions filed. The Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure require all interveners filing a document 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 documents on that resource agency. j. Description of Application: The Applicants seek Commission approval to transfer the license for the Stillwater Project from Stillwater Hydro Partners LP to Boralex Stillwater LLC. k. This filing 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 ‘‘FERRIS’’ link. Enter the docket number (P–4684) 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 addresses in item g above. PO 00000 Frm 00024 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 September 2006. November 2006. December 2006. February 2007. April 2007. May 2007. July 2007. January 2008. April 2008. April 2008. l. Individuals desiring to be included on the Commission’s mailing list should so indicate by writing to the Secretary of the Commission. m. 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. n. Filing and Service of Responsive Documents—Any filings must bear in all capital letters the title ‘‘COMMENTS’’, ‘‘PROTEST’’, 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 eight copies 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 Applicants specified in the particular application. o. 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 Applicants. 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 E:\FR\FM\17JYN1.SGM 17JYN1

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[Notices]
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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[P-12646-001]


City of Broken Bow; Notice of Application Tendered for Filing 
With the Commission, Soliciting Additional Study Requests, and 
Establishing Procedures for Relicensing and a Deadline for Submission 
of Final Amendments

July 7, 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 Major License.
    b. Project No.: 12646-001.
    c. Date filed: July 6, 2006.
    d. Applicant: City of Broken Bow.
    e. Name of Project: Pine Creek Lake Dam Hydropower Project.
    f. Location: On the Little River in McCurtain County, Oklahoma. The 
project would be located at the United States Army Corps of Engineers' 
(Corps) Pine Creek Lake Dam and would occupy several acres of land 
administered by the Corps.
    g. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power Act 16 U.S.C. 791(a)-825(r).
    h. Applicant Contact: Olen Hill, City Manager, City of Broken Bow, 
Oklahoma; 210 North Broadway; Broken Bow, Oklahoma 74728; (405) 584-
2282.
    i. FERC Contact: Carolyn Holsopple at (202) 502-6407, or 
carolyn.holsopple@ferc.gov.
    j. Cooperating Agencies: We are asking Federal, state, local, and 
tribal agencies with jurisdiction and/or special expertise with respect 
to environmental issues to cooperate with us in the preparation of the 
environmental document. Agencies who would like to request cooperating 
status should follow the instructions for filing comments described in 
item (l) below.
    k. Pursuant to section 4.32(b)(7) of 18 CFR of the Commission's 
regulations, if any resource agency, Indian Tribe, or person believes 
that an additional scientific study should be conducted in order to 
form an adequate factual basis for a complete analysis of the 
application on its merit, the resource agency, Indian Tribe, or person 
must file a request for a study with the Commission not later than 60 
days from the date of filing of the application, and serve a copy of 
the request on the applicant.
    l. Deadline for Filing Additional Study Requests and Requests for 
Cooperating Agency Status: 60 days from the filing date shown in 
paragraph (c), or September 4, 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.
    Additional study requests may be filed electronically via the 
Internet in lieu of paper. The Commission strongly encourages 
electronic filing. 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. After logging into the e-Filing system, select ``Comment 
on Filing'' from the Filing Type Selection screen and continue with the 
filing process.''
    m. Status: This application is not ready for environmental analysis 
at this time.
    n. Description of Project: The proposed project, using the existing 
Pine Creek Dam and Reservoir, would consist of: (1) A diversion 
structure connecting to the existing outlet conduit; (2) a penstock 
connecting the diversion structure to the powerhouse; (3) a 112-foot-
wide by 73-foot-long powerhouse containing two turbine-generator units, 
having a totaled installed capacity of 6.4 megawatts; (4) a tailrace 
returning flows to the Little River; (5) a one-mile-long, 14.4-kilovolt 
transmission line or a 6.5-mile-long, 13.8 kilovolt transmission line 
connecting to an existing distribution line; and (6) appurtenant 
facilities. The project would have an average annual generation of 
16,200 megawatt-hours.
    o. 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 (P-12646), 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. A copy is also available 
for inspection and reproduction at the address in item (h) above.
    You may also register online at http://www.ferc.gov/
esubscribenow.htm

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to be notified via e-mail of new filings and issuances related to this 
or other pending projects. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support.
    p. With this notice, we are initiating consultation with the 
OKLAHOMA STATE HISTORIC PRESERVATION OFFICER (SHPO), as required by 
section 106, National Historic Preservation Act, and the regulations of 
the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation, 36 CFR 800.4.
    q. Procedural schedule and final amendments: The application will 
be processed according to the following Hydro Licensing Schedule. 
Revisions to the schedule will be made if the Commission determines it 
necessary to do so:

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                   Action                           Tentative date
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Issue Deficiency Letter.....................  September 2006.
Request Additional Information..............  November 2006.
Issue Acceptance letter.....................  December 2006.
Issue Scoping Document 1 for comments.......  February 2007.
Request Additional Information (if            April 2007.
 necessary).
Issue Scoping Document 2....................  May 2007.
Notice that application is ready for          July 2007.
 environmental analysis.
Notice of the availability of the draft EA..  January 2008.
Notice of the availability of the final EA    April 2008.
 (if necessary).
Ready for Commission's decision on the        April 2008.
 application.
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    Final amendments to the application must be filed with the 
Commission no later than 30 days from the issuance date of this notice.

Magalie R. Salas,
Secretary.
 [FR Doc. E6-11180 Filed 7-14-06; 8:45 am]
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