New PURPA Section 210(m) Regulations Applicable to Small Power Production and Cogeneration Facilities; Notice of New Docket Prefix “QM”, 78421 [E6-22364]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 250 / Friday, December 29, 2006 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. EL07–25–000] Louisiana Public Service Commission; Complainant v. Entergy Corporation, Entergy Services, Inc., Entergy Louisiana, L.L.C., Entergy Arkansas, Inc., Entergy Mississippi, Inc., Entergy New Orleans, Inc., Entergy Gulf States Respondents; Notice of Complaint pwalker on PROD1PC69 with NOTICES December 21, 2006. Take notice that on December 18, 2006, pursuant to Rule 206 of the Rules and Practice and Procedure and Sections 205 and 206 of the Federal Power Act, 16 U.S.C. 824d and 824e, Louisiana Public Service Commission (complainant) filed a formal complaint against Entergy Arkansas, Inc. (respondent) seeking remedy for the attempted withdrawal of the respondent from the Entergy System Agreement and a determination that rough production cost equalization shall not be disrupted by any departure of the respondent and that the respondent shall continue to bear the cost responsibility already assigned to it by the Commission’s Orders, including the cost associated with a final remedy for cost discrimination found in the Commission’s Opinion Nos. 480 and 480–A. 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, 385.214). 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. Any person wishing to become a party must file a notice of intervention or motion to intervene, as appropriate. The Respondent’s answer and all interventions, or protests must be filed on or before the comment date. The Respondent’s answer, motions to intervene, and protests must be served on the Complainants. 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 VerDate Aug<31>2005 20:12 Dec 28, 2006 Jkt 211001 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 email FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov, or call (866) 208–3676 (toll free). For TTY, call (202) 502–8659. Comment Date: 5 p.m. Eastern Time on January 8, 2007. Magalie R. Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–22356 Filed 12–28–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. RM06–10–000] New PURPA Section 210(m) Regulations Applicable to Small Power Production and Cogeneration Facilities; Notice of New Docket Prefix ‘‘QM’’ 78421 Commission order reinstating the utility’s obligation to purchase; 3. 18 CFR 292.312: Application by an electric utility for relief from the obligation to sell power on a service territory-wide basis, or a single qualifying facility basis; and 4. 18 CFR 292.313: Application by a qualifying facility, a State agency, or other affected person for a Commission order reinstating the electric utility’s obligation to sell. Filing guidelines for ‘‘QM’’ filings are attached to this notice and will be posted on the Commission’s Web site at http://www.ferc.gov/help/how-to.asp. The Commission encourages electronic filing of all QM applications, provided the content is entirely in the public domain. If the application contains Privileged or Critical Energy Infrastructure Information, you must file on paper. Magalie R. Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–22364 Filed 12–28–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY December 21, 2006. On October 20, 2006, the Commission issued Order No. 6881 which would modify the mandatory power purchase obligation for electric utilities under the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 (PURPA). Order No. 688 implements a mandate of the Energy Policy Act of 2005. The final rule, ‘‘New PURPA Section 210(m) Regulations, Applicable to Small Power Production and Cogeneration Facilities,’’ takes effect 60 days after publication in the Federal Register or January 2, 2007. Notice is hereby given that a new docket prefix ‘‘QM’’ has been established for certain applications under Order No. 688. A new ‘‘QM’’ docket number will be assigned to applications filed under the following sections of the Commission’s regulations: 1. 18 CFR 292.310: Application by an electric utility for a Commission determination that they may be relieved of the PURPA obligation to purchase power from qualifying facilities on a service territory-wide basis; 2. 18 CFR 292.311: Application by a qualifying facility, State agency, or other affected person for a 1 New PURPA Section 210(m) Regulations Applicable to Small Power Production and Cogeneration Facilities, FERC Statutes and Regulations Õ 31,233 (2006) (Order No. 688), 71 FR 64,342 (2006). PO 00000 Frm 00027 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Combined Notice of Filings #1 December 21, 2006. Take notice that the Commission received the following exempt wholesale generator filings: Docket Numbers: EG07–22–000. Applicants: Dogwood Energy LLC. Description: Dogwood Energy LLC submits a Notice of Self-Certification of Exempt Wholesale Generator Status. Filed Date: 12/18/2006. Accession Number: 20061220–0156. Comment Date: 5 p.m. Eastern Time on Monday, January 08, 2007. Take notice that the Commission received the following electric rate filings: Docket Numbers: ER02–405–006; EL02–107–003. Applicants: Entergy Services Inc. Description: Entergy Arkansas, Inc acting as agent for Entergy Arkansas, Inc. et al submits a compliance filing, pursuant to FERC’s 11/17/06 Order. Filed Date: 12/18/2006. Accession Number: 20061220–0155. Comment Date: 5 p.m. Eastern Time on Monday, January 08, 2007. Docket Numbers: ER04–230–028; ER01–3155–018; ER01–1385–027; EL01–45–026. Applicants: New York Independent System Operator, Inc. E:\FR\FM\29DEN1.SGM 29DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 250 (Friday, December 29, 2006)]
[Notices]
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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Docket No. RM06-10-000]


New PURPA Section 210(m) Regulations Applicable to Small Power 
Production and Cogeneration Facilities; Notice of New Docket Prefix 
``QM''

December 21, 2006.
    On October 20, 2006, the Commission issued Order No. 688\1\ which 
would modify the mandatory power purchase obligation for electric 
utilities under the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 
(PURPA). Order No. 688 implements a mandate of the Energy Policy Act of 
2005. The final rule, ``New PURPA Section 210(m) Regulations, 
Applicable to Small Power Production and Cogeneration Facilities,'' 
takes effect 60 days after publication in the Federal Register or 
January 2, 2007.
    Notice is hereby given that a new docket prefix ``QM'' has been 
established for certain applications under Order No. 688. A new ``QM'' 
docket number will be assigned to applications filed under the 
following sections of the Commission's regulations:

1. 18 CFR 292.310: Application by an electric utility for a Commission 
determination that they may be relieved of the PURPA obligation to 
purchase power from qualifying facilities on a service territory-wide 
basis;
2. 18 CFR 292.311: Application by a qualifying facility, State agency, 
or other affected person for a Commission order reinstating the 
utility's obligation to purchase;
3. 18 CFR 292.312: Application by an electric utility for relief from 
the obligation to sell power on a service territory-wide basis, or a 
single qualifying facility basis; and
4. 18 CFR 292.313: Application by a qualifying facility, a State 
agency, or other affected person for a Commission order reinstating the 
electric utility's obligation to sell.

    Filing guidelines for ``QM'' filings are attached to this notice 
and will be posted on the Commission's Web site at http://www.ferc.gov/
help/how-to.asp. The Commission encourages electronic filing of all QM 
applications, provided the content is entirely in the public domain. If 
the application contains Privileged or Critical Energy Infrastructure 
Information, you must file on paper.

Magalie R. Salas,
Secretary.
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    \1\ New PURPA Section 210(m) Regulations Applicable to Small 
Power Production and Cogeneration Facilities, FERC Statutes and 
Regulations [par] 31,233 (2006) (Order No. 688), 71 FR 64,342 
(2006).
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 [FR Doc. E6-22364 Filed 12-28-06; 8:45 am]
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