Pacific Gas and Electric; Notice of Site Visit, 51609-51610 [E6-14391]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 168 / Wednesday, August 30, 2006 / Notices in the e-Library docket number field. For assistance, e-mail FERC Online Support at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or call toll-free at 1–866–208–3676, or for TTY, (202) 502–8659. You are invited to attend any or all of the public meetings that will be held to receive comments on the draft EIS. jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES Additional Public Meeting In addition to previously scheduled public meetings in Boise (September 7 and 8, 2006) and Weiser (September 12, 2006), Idaho, and Halfway, Oregon (September 11, 2006), FERC staff will conduct an additional public meeting in Lewiston, Idaho. The time and location of the additional meeting is as follows: Lewiston, ID Date: September 13, 2006. Time: 7 to 9 p.m. (PDT). Place: Lewiston Community Center. Address: 1424 Main Street, Lewiston, ID 83501. (A parking lot is available on G Street behind the Community Center.) At these meetings, resource agency personnel and other interested persons will have the opportunity to provide oral and written comments and recommendations regarding the draft EIS. The meetings will be recorded by a court reporter, and all statements (verbal and written) will become part of the Commission’s public record for the project. These meetings are posted on the Commission’s calendar located at http://www.ferc.gov/EventCalendar/ EventsList.aspx along with other related information. Whether or not you attend one of these meetings, you are invited to submit written comments on the draft EIS. Comments should be filed with Magalie R. Salas, Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, NE., Washington, DC 20426. All comments must be filed by October 3, 2006, and should reference Project No. 1971–079. Comments may be filed electronically via the Internet in lieu of paper. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filings. See 18 CFR 385.2001(a)(1)(iii) and instructions on the Commission’s Web site at http://www.ferc.gov under the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link. The Commission staff will consider comments made on the draft EIS in preparing a final EIS for the project. Before the Commission makes a licensing decision, it will take into account all concerns relevant to the public interest. The final EIS will be part of the record from which the Commission will make its decision. For further information, contact Alan Mitchnick at (202) 502–6074, VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:39 Aug 29, 2006 Jkt 208001 alan.mitchnick@ferc.gov; or Emily Carter at (202) 502–6512, emily.carter@ferc.gov. Magalie R. Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–14395 Filed 8–29–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY 51609 (866) 208–3372 (voice) or 202–502–8659 (TTY), or send a fax to 202–208–2106 with the required accommodations. All intervening parties are permitted to attend. For further information please contact Laurel Hyde at (202) 502–8146 or e-mail laurel.hyde@ferc.gov or Melissa Nimit at (202) 502–6638 or email melissa.nimit@ferc.gov. Magalie R. Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–14401 Filed 8–29–06; 8:45 am] Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket Nos. ER06–1099–000; ER06–1099– 001] Midwest Independent Transmission System Operator, Inc.; Notice of Technical Conference BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission August 25, 2006. Take notice that the Commission will convene a technical conference on September 26, 2006, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (EST), in Hearing Room 4 at the offices of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, NE., Washington, DC 20426. The technical conference will address issues related to the Midwest ISO’s proposed shortage and emergency procedures, as discussed in the Commission’s August 4, 2006 Order in this proceeding.1 Specifically the Commission directed Commission staff to examine the reserves impacted and circumstances associated with the different steps of the procedures, the development of the proxy price, the rationale for the pricing mechanism adopted, the application of market power mitigation within the process, the effects upon Revenue Sufficiency Guarantee payments, how demand response may or may not be integrated, and the effects upon reliability of the new procedures.2 A report on the technical conference is due to the Commission no later than November 2, 2006. Attached to this notice, in Attachment A, are questions to the Midwest ISO. Responses to these questions should be filed no later than September 15, 2006. The submitted information will be discussed at the technical conference and used to supplement the record. Attachment B lists topical areas that the Midwest ISO will be asked to address at the technical conference. FERC conferences are accessible under section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. For accessibility accommodations please send an e-mail to accessibility@ferc.gov or call toll free 1 Midwest Indep. Transmission Sys. Operator, Inc., 116 FERC ¶ 61,124 (2006). 2 Id. at 30. PO 00000 Frm 00044 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 [Project No. 2106—047–California] Pacific Gas and Electric; Notice of Site Visit (August 23, 2006). On September 19 and September 20, 2006, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) Staff and Pacific Gas and Electric Company, the applicant, will conduct an on-site visit of the McCloud-Pit Project located on the McCloud and Pit Rivers in Shasta County, California. Under the Integrated Licensing Process (ILP), the Commission conducts its National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) scoping meeting within 90 days of the filing of the applicant’s Notice of Intent and PreApplication Document. A site visit is typically held in conjunction with that scoping meeting; however, scoping for this project is currently planned for October 23 and 24, 2006 and access to some project facilities may be limited by weather conditions. For this reason, the Commission will host the site visit earlier in the process. The Commission encourages all interested parties to participate in this site visit to ensure a productive scoping meeting in October 2006. The site visit is open to the public and resource agencies. Participants are responsible for their own transportation, but car pooling is encouraged as much as possible. Some roads in upper watershed locations are unpaved and may be in poor condition—4-wheel drive is recommended, but not required. Also, portions of the tour may require hiking steep trails in remote locations, so please plan accordingly. Tour days may be long, so please bring food and water. A tentative schedule is provided below (times given are in Pacific Daylight Savings): E:\FR\FM\30AUN1.SGM 30AUN1 51610 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 168 / Wednesday, August 30, 2006 / Notices Tuesday, September 19, 2006 6:45 a.m. Individuals arrive at PG&E’s Service Center, located at 20818 Black Ranch Road, Burney, CA 96013 8 a.m. Meet at McCloud Reservoir USFS Tarantula Gulch Boat Ramp 9 a.m. Ah-Di-Na Stream Gage (MC–1) 10 a.m. Star City 10:30 a.m. McCloud Dam (Top) 11 a.m. McCloud Dam (Bottom) 11:15 a.m. Stream GageMC–7 11:30 a.m. Hawkins Creek Pipe Crossing 12:30 a.m. Lunch at USFS Deadlum Campground 1:30 p.m. Hawkins Landing Campground & Boat Ramp 2 p.m. Iron Canyon Overflow 2:30 p.m. Iron Canyon Dam 3:30 p.m. Iron Canyon Pipe 4 p.m. James B. Black Surge Chamber 4:30 p.m. James B. Black Penstock Wednesday, September 20, 2006 6:45 a.m. Individuals arrive at PG&E’s Service Center, located at 20818 Black Ranch Road, Burney, CA 96013 8 a.m. James B. Black Powerhouse 10 a.m. Pit 6 Dam 10:30 a.m. Pit 6 Powerhouse 12 p.m. Lunch at Pit 7 Afterbay Dam 2 p.m. Pit 7 Dam 2:30 p.m. Pit 7 Powerhouse 3:30 p.m. Stream Gage PH–47 Please direct any questions regarding the McCloud-Pit Hydroelectric Project licensing to Emily Carter, FERC Team Leader, at (202) 502–6512 or emily.carter@ferc.gov. Magalie R. Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–14391 Filed 8–29–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. RM98–1–000] Records Governing Off-the Record Communications; Public Notice August 22, 2006. This constitutes notice, in accordance with 18 CFR 385.2201(b), of the receipt of prohibited and exempt off-the-record communications. Order No. 607 (64 FR 51222, September 22, 1999) requires Commission decisional employees, who make or receive a prohibited or exempt off-the-record communication relevant to the merits of a contested proceeding, to deliver to the Secretary of the Commission, a copy of the communication, if written, or a summary of the substance of any oral communication. Prohibited communications are included in a public, non-decisional file associated with, but not a part of, the decisional record of the proceeding. Unless the Commission determines that the prohibited communication and any responses thereto should become a part of the decisional record, the prohibited off-the-record communication will not be considered by the Commission in reaching its decision. Parties to a proceeding may seek the opportunity to respond to any facts or contentions made in a prohibited off-the-record communication, and may request that the Commission place the prohibited communication and responses thereto in the decisional record. The Docket No. Date received Prohibited: 1. ER06–451–000 ................................................................ Exempt: 1. CP98–150–006 ................................................................ 2. CP06–102–000 ................................................................ 3. Project No. 2030–000 ...................................................... 4. Project No. 2111–018 ...................................................... 5. TX06–2–000 .................................................................... Presenter or requester 8–17–06 Alan McQueen. 8–21–06 8–21–06 8–8–06 8–21–06 8–1–06 Jennifer Kerrigan. Ken Dupuis. Hon. Bob Westlund. Ann-Ariel Vecchio. Hon. Jim Gibbons, Hon. Jeff Flake, Hon. Barbara Cubin, Hon. C.L. ‘‘Butch’’ Otter, Hon. Michael K. Simpson. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY BILLING CODE 6717–01–P jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES Magalie R. Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–14385 Filed 8–29–06; 8:45 am] [EPA–HQ–OPP–2005–0162; FRL–8088–2] Carbofuran; Interim Reregistration Eligibility Decision; Notice of Availability Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). AGENCY: ACTION: VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:39 Aug 29, 2006 Jkt 208001 PO 00000 Notice. Frm 00045 Commission will grant such a request only when it determines that fairness so requires. Any person identified below as having made a prohibited off-the-record communication shall serve the document on all parties listed on the official service list for the applicable proceeding in accordance with Rule 2010, 18 CFR 385.2010. Exempt off-the-record communications are included in the decisional record of the proceeding, unless the communication was with a cooperating agency as described by 40 CFR 1501.6, made under 18 CFR 385.2201(e)(1)(v). The following is a list of off-therecord communications recently received by the Secretary of the Commission. The communications listed are grouped by docket numbers in ascending order. These filings are 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 to access the document. For assistance, please contact FERC, Online Support at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or toll free at (866) 208–3676, or for TTY, contact (202) 502–8659. 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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 168 (Wednesday, August 30, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Pages 51609-51610]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E6-14391]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Project No. 2106--047-California]


Pacific Gas and Electric; Notice of Site Visit

(August 23, 2006).
    On September 19 and September 20, 2006, the Federal Energy 
Regulatory Commission (Commission) Staff and Pacific Gas and Electric 
Company, the applicant, will conduct an on-site visit of the McCloud-
Pit Project located on the McCloud and Pit Rivers in Shasta County, 
California. Under the Integrated Licensing Process (ILP), the 
Commission conducts its National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) 
scoping meeting within 90 days of the filing of the applicant's Notice 
of Intent and Pre-Application Document. A site visit is typically held 
in conjunction with that scoping meeting; however, scoping for this 
project is currently planned for October 23 and 24, 2006 and access to 
some project facilities may be limited by weather conditions. For this 
reason, the Commission will host the site visit earlier in the process. 
The Commission encourages all interested parties to participate in this 
site visit to ensure a productive scoping meeting in October 2006.
    The site visit is open to the public and resource agencies. 
Participants are responsible for their own transportation, but car 
pooling is encouraged as much as possible. Some roads in upper 
watershed locations are unpaved and may be in poor condition--4-wheel 
drive is recommended, but not required. Also, portions of the tour may 
require hiking steep trails in remote locations, so please plan 
accordingly. Tour days may be long, so please bring food and water. A 
tentative schedule is provided below (times given are in Pacific 
Daylight Savings):

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Tuesday, September 19, 2006

6:45 a.m. Individuals arrive at PG&E's Service Center, located at 20818 
Black Ranch Road, Burney, CA 96013
8 a.m. Meet at McCloud Reservoir USFS Tarantula Gulch Boat Ramp
9 a.m. Ah-Di-Na Stream Gage (MC-1)
10 a.m. Star City
10:30 a.m. McCloud Dam (Top)
11 a.m. McCloud Dam (Bottom)
11:15 a.m. Stream GageMC-7
11:30 a.m. Hawkins Creek Pipe Crossing
12:30 a.m. Lunch at USFS Deadlum Campground
1:30 p.m. Hawkins Landing Campground & Boat Ramp
2 p.m. Iron Canyon Overflow
2:30 p.m. Iron Canyon Dam
3:30 p.m. Iron Canyon Pipe
4 p.m. James B. Black Surge Chamber
4:30 p.m. James B. Black Penstock

Wednesday, September 20, 2006

6:45 a.m. Individuals arrive at PG&E's Service Center, located at 20818 
Black Ranch Road, Burney, CA 96013
8 a.m. James B. Black Powerhouse
10 a.m. Pit 6 Dam
10:30 a.m. Pit 6 Powerhouse
12 p.m. Lunch at Pit 7 Afterbay Dam
2 p.m. Pit 7 Dam
2:30 p.m. Pit 7 Powerhouse
3:30 p.m. Stream Gage PH-47

    Please direct any questions regarding the McCloud-Pit Hydroelectric 
Project licensing to Emily Carter, FERC Team Leader, at (202) 502-6512 
or emily.carter@ferc.gov.

Magalie R. Salas,
Secretary.
 [FR Doc. E6-14391 Filed 8-29-06; 8:45 am]
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