Hyrum City Hydroelectric Project; Notice of Availability of Environmental Assessment, 74280-74281 [E7-25324]

Download as PDF sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES 74280 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 249 / Monday, December 31, 2007 / Notices Description: Sithe Energy Marketing, LP submits a notice of cancellation. Filed Date: 12/14/2007. Accession Number: 20071217–0199. Comment Date: 5 p.m. Eastern Time on Friday, January 4, 2008. Docket Numbers: ER08–337–000. Applicants: Watson Cogeneration Company. Description: Application of Waston Cogeneration Co for order accepting initial market-based rate tariff, waving regulations and granting blanket approvals. Filed Date: 12/14/2007. Accession Number: 20071217–0147. Comment Date: 5 p.m. Eastern Time on Friday, January 4, 2008. Docket Numbers: ER08–338–000. Applicants: Nexen Marketing. Description: Nexen Marketing USA, Inc submits an application for MarketBased Rate Authority and request for Associated Waivers and Blanket Approvals. Filed Date: 12/17/2007. Accession Number: 20071218–0110. Comment Date: 5 p.m. Eastern Time on Monday, January 7, 2008. Docket Numbers: ER08–339–000. Applicants: PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. Description: PJM Interconnection, LLC submits Seventh Revised Sheet 229 et al to FERC Electric Tariff, Sixth Revised Volume 1. Filed Date: 12/17/2007. Accession Number: 20071218–0111. Comment Date: 5 p.m. Eastern Time on Monday, January 7, 2008. Docket Numbers: ER08–340–000. Applicants: Southwest Power Pool, Inc. Description: Southwest Power Pool, Inc submits a compliance filing revising tariff sheets related to Energy Imbalance market. Filed Date: 12/14/2007. Accession Number: 20071218–0112. Comment Date: 5 p.m. Eastern Time on Friday, January 4, 2008. Docket Numbers: ER08–341–000. Applicants: American Electric Power Service Corporation. Description: American Electric Power Service Corp submits Second Revised Interconnection and Local Delivery Service Agreement with the Village of Plymouth. Filed Date: 12/17/2007. Accession Number: 20071218–0114. Comment Date: 5 p.m. Eastern Time on Monday, January 7, 2008. Docket Numbers: ER08–342–000. Applicants: Duke Energy Indiana, Inc. Description: Duke Energy Indiana, Inc submits a Notice of Cancellation of their VerDate Aug<31>2005 20:08 Dec 28, 2007 Jkt 214001 Power Supply Agreement with Wabash Valley Power Association, Inc. Filed Date: 12/18/2007. Accession Number: 20071219–0163. Comment Date: 5 p.m. Eastern Time on Tuesday, January 8, 2008. Take notice that the Commission received the following electric securities filings: Docket Numbers: ES08–11–000. Applicants: Central Maine Power Company. Description: Application of Central Maine Power Co for authorization to issue short-term debt under Section 204 of the Federal Power Act. Filed Date: 12/12/2007. Accession Number: 20071214–0012. Comment Date: 5 p.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, January 2, 2008. Take notice that the Commission received the following open access transmission tariff filings: Docket Numbers: OA08–61–000. Applicants: Southwest Power Pool, Inc. Description: Southwest Power Pool, Inc submits First Revised Sheet 295 et al to FERC Electric Tariff, Fifth Revised Volume 1, effective 12/14/07. Filed Date: 12/14/2007. Accession Number: 20071218–0124. Comment Date: 5 p.m. Eastern Time on Friday, January 4, 2008. Take notice that the Commission received the following electric reliability filings: Docket Numbers: RR07–16–001. Applicants: North American Electric Reliability Corp. Description: Compliance Filing of the North American Electric Reliability Corporation in Response to October 18 2007 Order. Filed Date: 12/14/2007. Accession Number: 20071214–5037. Comment Date: 5 p.m. Eastern Time on Monday, January 14, 2008. 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 PO 00000 Frm 00015 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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 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. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Director. [FR Doc. E7–25345 Filed 12–28–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [No. 946–007–Utah] Hyrum City Hydroelectric Project; Notice of Availability of Environmental Assessment December 20, 2007. In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (Commission) regulations, 18 CFR part 380 (Order No. 486, 52 FR 47897), the Office of Energy Projects has reviewed the application for a subsequent license for the Hyrum City Hydroelectric Project, and has prepared an Environmental Assessment (EA). The operating project is located on Blacksmith Fork River in Hyrum City, Cache County, Utah. The project affects E:\FR\FM\31DEN1.SGM 31DEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 249 / Monday, December 31, 2007 / Notices about 17.03 acres of federal lands within the Wasatch Cache National Forest. The EA contains the staff’s analysis of the potential environmental impacts of the project and concludes that licensing the project, with appropriate environmental protective measures, would not constitute a major federal action that would significantly affect the quality of the human environment. A copy of the EA 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 to access the document. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or tollfree at (866) 208–3676, or for TTY, (202) 502–8659. You may also register online at http://www.ferc.gov/esubscribenow.htm to be notified via e-mail of new filings and issuances related to this or other pending projects. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or tollfree at 1–866–208–3676, or for TTY, (202) 502–8659. Please contact Gaylord Hoisington by telephone at (202) 502–6032 or by email at gaylord.hoisington@ferc.gov if you have any questions. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. E7–25324 Filed 12–28–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 12557–001] SBER Royal Mills, LLC; Notice of Application Tendered for Filing With the Commission, Soliciting Additional Study Requests, and Establishing a Deadline for Submission of Final Amendments sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES December 19, 2007. Take notice that the following hydroelectric application has been filed with the Commission and is available for public inspection. a. Type of Application: Exemption From Licensing. b. Project No.: P–12557–001. c. Date Filed: December 12, 2007. d. Applicant: SBER Royal Mills, LLC. e. Name of Project: Royal Mills Hydroelectric Project. f. Location: On the South Branch Pawtuxet River, in the town of West VerDate Aug<31>2005 20:08 Dec 28, 2007 Jkt 214001 Warwick, Kent County, Rhode Island. This project does not occupy federal lands. g. Filed Pursuant to: Public Utilities Regulatory Policies Act of 1978, 16 U.S.C. 2705, 2708. h. Applicant Contact: Quentin Chafee, Development Director, Struever Bros. Eccles & Rouse, Inc., 166 Valley Street, Building 6M, Suite 103, Providence, RI 02909, (401) 574–2100, Q.Chafee@sber.com. i. FERC Contact: Steve Kartalia, Stephen.Kartalia@ferc.gov, (202) 502– 6131. j. Cooperating Agencies: We are asking Federal, State, and local agencies and Indian tribes 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 a factual basis for complete analysis of the application on its merits, the resource agency, Indian tribe, or person must file a request for the study with the Commission no later than 60 days from the application filing date, and serve a copy of the request on the applicant. l. Deadline for filing additional study requests and requests for cooperating agency status: February 11, 2008. All documents (original and eight copies) should be filed with: Kimberly D. Bose, 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 ‘‘eFiling’’ link. After logging into the eFiling system, select ‘‘Comment on Filing’’ from the Filing Type Selection screen and continue with the filing process.’’ m. The application is not ready for environmental analysis at this time. n. Project Description: The Royal Mills Hydroelectric Project would consist of the following facilities: (1) an existing 110-foot-long by 21-foot-high granite block dam; (2) the existing 3.8acre reservoir, (3) an existing 150-footlong by 40-foot-wide power canal; (4) an existing powerhouse containing one single new cross-flow turbine generating unit with total installed generating PO 00000 Frm 00016 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 74281 capacity of 225 kilowatts (kW); and (5) appurtenant facilities. The restored project would have an estimated average annual generation of 1,000,000 kilowatthours. The dam and existing project facilities are owned by the applicant. o. A copy of the application is on file with the Commission and is available for public inspection. This filing may also be viewed on the Web at http:// www.ferc.gov using the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link. Enter the docket number, excluding the last three digits in the docket number filed to access the documents. 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. A copy is also available for inspection and reproduction at the address in item h above. p. You may also register online at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ esubscription.asp to be notified via email of new filings and issuances related to this or other pending projects. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support. q. With this notice, we are initiating consultation with the RHODE ISLAND HISTORIC PRESERVATION OFFICER (SHPO), as required by § 106, National Historic Preservation Act, and the regulations of the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation, 36 CFR 800.4. r. Final amendments: Final amendments to the application must be filed with the Commission no later than 30 days from the issuance date of the notice of ready for environmental analysis. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. E7–25326 Filed 12–28–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 2197–073—North Carolina; Yadkin Hydroelectric Project] Alcoa Power Generating, Inc.; Notice of Proposed Restricted Service List for a Programmatic Agreement for Managing Properties Included in or Eligible for Inclusion in the National Register of Historic Places December 20, 2007. 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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 249 (Monday, December 31, 2007)]
[Notices]
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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[No. 946-007-Utah]


Hyrum City Hydroelectric Project; Notice of Availability of 
Environmental Assessment

December 20, 2007.
    In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 
and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (Commission) 
regulations, 18 CFR part 380 (Order No. 486, 52 FR 47897), the Office 
of Energy Projects has reviewed the application for a subsequent 
license for the Hyrum City Hydroelectric Project, and has prepared an 
Environmental Assessment (EA). The operating project is located on 
Blacksmith Fork River in Hyrum City, Cache County, Utah. The project 
affects

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about 17.03 acres of federal lands within the Wasatch Cache National 
Forest.
    The EA contains the staff's analysis of the potential environmental 
impacts of the project and concludes that licensing the project, with 
appropriate environmental protective measures, would not constitute a 
major federal action that would significantly affect the quality of the 
human environment.
    A copy of the EA 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 to 
access the document. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support at 
FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or toll-free at (866) 208-3676, or for TTY, 
(202) 502-8659.
    You may also register online at http://www.ferc.gov/
esubscribenow.htm to be notified via e-mail of new filings and 
issuances related to this or other pending projects. For assistance, 
contact FERC Online Support at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or toll-free 
at 1-866-208-3676, or for TTY, (202) 502-8659.
    Please contact Gaylord Hoisington by telephone at (202) 502-6032 or 
by e-mail at gaylord.hoisington@ferc.gov if you have any questions.

Kimberly D. Bose,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. E7-25324 Filed 12-28-07; 8:45 am]
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