Application To Amend Authority To Export Electric Energy; Conectiv Energy Supply, Inc., 43478-43479 [E6-12315]

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[FR Doc. 06–6602 Filed 7–31–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6820–KF–M DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY [OE Docket No. EA–267–A] Application To Amend Authority To Export Electric Energy; Conectiv Energy Supply, Inc. Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability, DOE. ACTION: Notice of application. AGENCY: SUMMARY: Conectiv Energy Supply, Inc. (CESI) has applied to amend its authority to transmit electric energy from the United States to Canada pursuant to section 202(e) of the Federal Power Act. DATES: Comments, protests, or requests to intervene must be submitted on or before August 16, 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 July 18, 2002, the Department of Energy (DOE) issued Order No. EA–267 authorizing CESI to transmit electric energy from the United States to Canada as a power marketer using international transmission facilities located at the United States border with Canada. That authorization expired on July 18, 2004. On July 7, 2006, CESI filed an application with DOE to renew the E:\FR\FM\01AUN1.SGM 01AUN1 rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 147 / Tuesday, August 1, 2006 / Notices export authority contained in Order No. EA–267. CESI has indicated that after expiration of Order No. EA–267, it inadvertently engaged in transactions resulting in the exportation of electricity to Canada. CESI has requested that any export authorization granted by DOE in this proceeding be made effective as of July 19, 2004, in order to validate those exports made subsequent to the expiration of its previous authorization. CESI asserts that it has not engaged in any transactions to export electric energy to Canada since June 1, 2006, and it commits not to engage in any further exports pending approval of the application in this proceeding. CESI has also requested expedited treatment of this amendment application and that the authorization, if granted, be effective for a period of five years. In response to the CESI request, DOE has shortened the comment period to 15 days. CESI will arrange for the delivery of exports to Canada over the international transmission facilities currently 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, and Vermont Electric Transmission Co. 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 date listed above. Comments on the CESI application to export electric energy to Canada should be clearly marked with Docket EA–267– A. Additional copies are to be filed directly with I. David Rosenstein, Esquire, General Counsel, Conectiv Energy, Legal Department, 800 North King Street, Wilmington, DE 19801 and Antonia A. Frost, Esquire, Bruder, Gentile and Marcoux, L.L.P., 1701 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Suite 900, Washington, DC 20006–5805. A final decision will be made on this application after the environmental impacts have been evaluated pursuant to the National Environmental Policy VerDate Aug<31>2005 20:04 Jul 31, 2006 Jkt 208001 Act of 1969, and a determination is made by the 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, by emailing Odessa Hopkins at Odessa.hopkins@hq.doe.gov. Issued in Washington, DC, on July 25, 2006. Anthony J. Como, Director, Permitting and Siting, Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability. [FR Doc. E6–12315 Filed 7–31–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Environmental Management SiteSpecific Advisory Board Chairs Meeting Department of Energy. Notice of open meeting. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: This notice announces a meeting of the Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board (EM SSAB) Chairs. The Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92– 463, 86 Stat. 770) requires that public notice of this meeting be announced in the Federal Register. DATES: Thursday, September 7, 2006, 8:15 a.m.–5 p.m., Friday, September 8, 2006, 8:15 a.m.–12 p.m. ADDRESSES: La Fonda Hotel, 100 E. San Franciso, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87501, (505) 982–5511. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: E. Douglas Frost, Designated Federal Officer, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20585, (202) 586–5619. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Purpose of the Board: The purpose of the EM SSAB is to make recommendations to DOE in the areas of environmental restoration, waste management, and related activities. Tentative Agenda Thursday, September 7, 2006 8:15 a.m. Welcome and Overview. 8:45 a.m. Update on Groundwater Monitoring and Sampling Technology. 9:30 a.m. Round Robin: Groundwater Issues at Sites. 10:30 a.m. Break. 10:45 a.m. Update on Waste Disposition. 12 p.m Public Comment Period. 12:15 p.m. Lunch in Santa Fe Plaza. 1:15 p.m. EM Update. 2:15 p.m. Break. 2:30 p.m. Round Robin: Top Three Site Issues. PO 00000 Frm 00047 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 43479 3:45 p.m. Break. 4 p.m. Chairs’ Discussion. 4:45 p.m. Public Comment Period. 5 p.m. Review. Friday, September 8, 2006 8:15 a.m. Opening. 8:30 a.m. Briefings by DOE/EM Staff. 9:15 a.m. Chairs Working Session. 10:45 a.m. Break. 11 a.m. EM SSAB Issues and Next Meeting. 11:30 a.m. Public Comment Period. 11:45 a.m. Meeting Wrap-Up and Closing Remarks. 12 p.m. Adjourn. Public Participation: The meeting is open to the public. Written statements may be filed either before or after the meeting with the Designated Federal Officer, E. Douglas Frost, at the address above or by phone at (202) 586–5619. Individuals who wish to make oral statements pertaining to agenda items should also contact E. Douglas Frost. Requests must be received five days prior to the meeting and reasonable provision will be made to include the presentation in the agenda. The Designated Federal Officer is empowered to conduct the meeting in a fashion that will facilitate the orderly conduct of business. Individuals wishing to make public comment will be provided a maximum of five minutes to present their comments. Minutes: Minutes of this meeting will be available for public review and copying at the U.S. Department of Energy Freedom of Information Public Reading Room, 1E–190, Forrestal Building, 1000 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20585 between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday–Friday except Federal holidays. Minutes will also be available by calling E. Douglas Frost at (202) 586–5619 and will be posted at http://web.em.doe.gov/public/ssab/ chairs.html. Issued at Washington, DC on July 26, 2006. Rachel M. Samuel, Deputy Advisory Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. E6–12316 Filed 7–31–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION Notice of Public Information Collection(s) Being Reviewed by the Federal Communications Commission, Comments Requested July 19, 2006. SUMMARY: The Federal Communications Commission, as part of its continuing E:\FR\FM\01AUN1.SGM 01AUN1

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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

[OE Docket No. EA-267-A]


Application To Amend Authority To Export Electric Energy; 
Conectiv Energy Supply, Inc.

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

ACTION: Notice of application.

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SUMMARY: Conectiv Energy Supply, Inc. (CESI) has applied to amend its 
authority to transmit electric energy from the United States to Canada 
pursuant to section 202(e) of the Federal Power Act.

DATES: Comments, protests, or requests to intervene must be submitted 
on or before August 16, 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 July 18, 2002, the Department of Energy (DOE) issued Order No. 
EA-267 authorizing CESI to transmit electric energy from the United 
States to Canada as a power marketer using international transmission 
facilities located at the United States border with Canada. That 
authorization expired on July 18, 2004.
    On July 7, 2006, CESI filed an application with DOE to renew the

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export authority contained in Order No. EA-267. CESI has indicated that 
after expiration of Order No. EA-267, it inadvertently engaged in 
transactions resulting in the exportation of electricity to Canada. 
CESI has requested that any export authorization granted by DOE in this 
proceeding be made effective as of July 19, 2004, in order to validate 
those exports made subsequent to the expiration of its previous 
authorization. CESI asserts that it has not engaged in any transactions 
to export electric energy to Canada since June 1, 2006, and it commits 
not to engage in any further exports pending approval of the 
application in this proceeding.
    CESI has also requested expedited treatment of this amendment 
application and that the authorization, if granted, be effective for a 
period of five years. In response to the CESI request, DOE has 
shortened the comment period to 15 days.
    CESI will arrange for the delivery of exports to Canada over the 
international transmission facilities currently 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, and Vermont Electric Transmission 
Co.
    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 date listed above.
    Comments on the CESI application to export electric energy to 
Canada should be clearly marked with Docket EA-267-A. Additional copies 
are to be filed directly with I. David Rosenstein, Esquire, General 
Counsel, Conectiv Energy, Legal Department, 800 North King Street, 
Wilmington, DE 19801 and Antonia A. Frost, Esquire, Bruder, Gentile and 
Marcoux, L.L.P., 1701 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Suite 900, Washington, 
DC 20006-5805.
    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 the 
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, by 
e-mailing Odessa Hopkins at Odessa.hopkins@hq.doe.gov.

    Issued in Washington, DC, on July 25, 2006.
Anthony J. Como,
Director, Permitting and Siting, Office of Electricity Delivery and 
Energy Reliability.
[FR Doc. E6-12315 Filed 7-31-06; 8:45 am]
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