CenterPoint Energy Gas Transmission Company, LLC; Notice of Request Under Blanket Authorization, 53885-53886 [2012-21662]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 171 / Tuesday, September 4, 2012 / Notices to the applicant’s request for blanket authorization, under 18 CFR part 34, of future issuances of securities and assumptions of liability is September 4, 2012. 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 Street NE., Washington, DC 20426. The filings in the above-referenced proceeding(s) 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 email 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. Dated: August 15, 2012. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2012–21650 Filed 8–31–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES [Docket No. PF12–7–000; Docket No. PF12– 17–000] Jordan Cove Energy Project LP, Pacific Connector Gas Pipeline LP; Notice of Extension of Comment Period and Additional Public Scoping Meetings for the Jordan Cove Liquefaction and Pacific Connector Pipeline Projects This notice announces the extension of the public scoping process and comment period for Jordan Cove Energy Project LP’s (Jordan Cove) proposed liquefaction project in Coos County, Oregon, in Docket No. PF12–7–000, and VerDate Mar<15>2010 19:25 Aug 31, 2012 Jkt 226001 Pacific Connector Gas Pipeline LP’s (Pacific Connector) proposed pipeline project crossing portions of Klamath, Jackson, Douglas, and Coos Counties, Oregon, in Docket No. PF12–17–000. In addition to extending the scoping period, the Commission staff will conduct two additional public scoping meetings, with dates and times to be announced at a later date. Please note that the scoping period will now close on October 29, 2012. On August 2, 2012, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or Commission), in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service (Forest Service), and the U.S. Department of the Interior Bureau of Land Management (BLM), issued a Notice of Intent to Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for the Planned Jordan Cove Liquefaction and Pacific Connector Pipeline Projects, Requests for Comments on Environmental Issues, and Notice of Public Scoping Meetings (NOI). The NOI solicited comments on the potential environmental impacts of the proposed projects and announced the time and location of four public meetings. The environmental comments received will allow the staffs of the Commission, Forest Service, and BLM to focus attention on issues important to the public during our preparation of an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the projects. You can attend any of the scoping meetings to provide verbal comments.1 In lieu of or in addition to providing comments at the meetings, you can submit written comments to the Commission. In order for your written comments to be considered and addressed in the EIS, they should be properly filed with the Commission. There are three methods you can use to submit your comments to the FERC. In all instances, please reference the docket numbers for these projects (PF12–7–000 and PF12–17–000) with your submission. (1) You can file your comments electronically using the eComment feature located on the Commission’s Web site (www.ferc.gov) under the Documents & Filings link. This is an easy method for interested persons to submit brief, text-only comments on a project; (2) You can file your comments electronically using the eFiling feature located on the Commission’s Web site (www.ferc.gov) under the Documents & Filings link. With eFiling, you can 1 Verbal comments at the public scoping meetings will be transcribed by a court reporter and placed into the public record for these proceedings. PO 00000 Frm 00047 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 53885 provide comments in a variety of formats by attaching them as a file with your submission. New eFiling users must first create an account by clicking on ‘‘eRegister.’’ You must select the type of filing you are making. If you are filing a comment on a particular project, please select ‘‘Comment on a Filing;’’ or (3) You can file a paper copy of your comments by mailing them to the following address: Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Room 1A, Washington, DC 20426. If you have questions about electronic filings with the FERC, feel free to call our information technology experts at FERC Online Support at 202–502–6652 or email ferconlinesupport@ferc.gov; or 202–502–8258 or email efiling@ferc.gov. Dated: August 28, 2012. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2012–21658 Filed 8–31–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. CP12–500–000] CenterPoint Energy Gas Transmission Company, LLC; Notice of Request Under Blanket Authorization Take notice that on August 15, 2012, CenterPoint Energy Gas Transmission Company, LLC (CenterPoint), 1111 Louisiana Street, Houston, Texas 77002, filed a prior notice request pursuant to sections 157.208, 157.211, and 157.216 of the Commission’s regulations under the Natural Gas Act (NGA) and CenterPoint’s blanket certificate issued in Docket Nos. CP82–384–000 and CP82–384–001 for authorization to replace and abandon certain deteriorated facilities located in Nevada County, Arkansas (Line A Replacement Project). Specifically, CenterPoint proposes to: (1) Replace a 7.3-mile, 18inch and 20-inch diameter pipeline segment of Line A having an MAOP of 350 psig with 7.4 miles of new 12-inch diameter pipeline having an MAOP of 1000 psig; (2) extend Line A to a new replacement delivery point by constructing 0.7 miles of 12-inch diameter pipeline; (3) install replacement delivery taps and other appurtenant facilities; and (4) abandon two small lines—Line AM–189 (205 feet of 2-inch diameter line) and Line AM– 10 (204 feet of 6-inch diameter line)— as well as certain metering and appurtenant facilities. It is indicated E:\FR\FM\04SEN1.SGM 04SEN1 tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 53886 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 171 / Tuesday, September 4, 2012 / Notices that the Line A Replacement Project will create no new capacity and CenterPoint states that the project is necessary to continue to provide safe and reliable transportation services. The project is estimated to cost approximately $8.1 million, all as more fully set forth in the application which is on file with the Commission and open to public inspection. Any questions concerning this application may be directed to Michelle Willis, Manager, Regulatory & Compliance, CenterPoint Energy Gas Transmission Company, LLC, P.O. Box 21734, Shreveport, Louisiana 71151, or call (318) 429–3708, or email at Mitchelle.Willis@CenterPoint Energy.com. Any person may, within 60 days after the issuance of the instant notice by the Commission, file pursuant to Rule 214 of the Commission’s Procedural Rules (18 CFR 385.214) a motion to intervene or notice of intervention. Any person filing to intervene or the Commission’s staff may, pursuant to section 157.205 of the Commission’s regulations under the NGA (18 CFR 157.205) file a protest to the request. If no protest is filed within the time allowed, the proposed activity shall be deemed to be authorized effective the day after the time allowed for protest. If a protest is filed and not withdrawn within 30 days after the time allowed for filing a protest, the instant request shall be treated as an application for authorization pursuant to section 7 of the NGA. This filing is available for review at the Commission 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 filed to access the document. For assistance, please contact FERC Online Support at FERC OnlineSupport@ferc.gov or call toll-free at (866) 206–3676, or, for TTY, contact (202) 502–8659. 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 intervenors to file electronically. Dated: August 28, 2012. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2012–21662 Filed 8–31–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 19:25 Aug 31, 2012 Jkt 226001 Dated: August 27, 2012. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [FR Doc. 2012–21661 Filed 8–31–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P [Docket No. AD11–9–000] February 2011 Southwest Cold Weather Event Follow-up Technical Conference; Notice of Technical Conference DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Take notice that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) will hold a technical conference on Tuesday, September 25, 2012 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This conference will be led by Commission staff and will be held in the ERCOT Metro Center, 7620 Metro Center Drive, Austin, Texas 78744. The conference will be open for the public to attend. The purpose of the conference is to discuss actions taken in response to the August 16, 2011 Report on Outages and Curtailments During the Southwest Cold Weather Event of February 1–5, 2011 that was prepared by the staffs of the Commission and the North American Electric Reliability Corporation. The conference will explore the progress made on the Report’s recommendations and whether sufficient safeguards have been implemented to avert a repeat of the loss of generation due to severe cold weather issues that led to rolling blackouts affecting over 4 million customers and natural gas curtailments affecting an additional 50,000 customers. Those interested in attending a conference are encouraged to register by close of business, September 18, 2012. You may register at the following Web page: https://www.ferc.gov/whats-new/ registration/rt-09-27-12-form.asp. The agenda for this conference will be issued at a later date. Information on this event will be posted on the Calendar of Events on the Commission’s Web site, www.ferc.gov, prior to the event. Commission conferences are accessible under section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. For accessibility accommodations, please send an email to accessibility@ferc.gov or call toll free 1–866–208–3372 (voice) or 202–208–1659 (TTY), or send a FAX to 202–208–2106 with the required accommodations. For more information about this conference, please contact: Mark Hershfield, Office of External Affairs, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426, (202) 502–8597, mark.hershfield@ferc.gov. [Docket No. AD11–9–000] PO 00000 Frm 00048 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Federal Energy Regulatory Commission February 2011 Southwest Cold Weather Event Follow-up Technical Conference; Notice of Technical Conference Take notice that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) will hold a Technical Conference on Thursday, September 27, 2012, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This conference will be led by Commission staff and will be held in the African American Performing Arts Center 310 San Pedro Drive Northeast, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108. The conference will be open for the public to attend. The purpose of the conference is to discuss actions taken in response to the August 16, 2011 Report on Outages and Curtailments During the Southwest Cold Weather Event of February 1–5, 2011 that was prepared by the staffs of the Commission and the North American Electric Reliability Corporation. The conference will explore the progress made on the Report’s recommendations and to determine if sufficient safeguards have been implemented to avert a repeat of the loss of approximately 700 megawatts of generation in WECC due to severe cold weather issues. This resulted in 1,000 megawatts of load shedding which affected over 250,000 customers in the WECC region. In addition, the conference will cover the disruption of natural gas supply to over 30,000 customers in New Mexico. Those interested in attending a conference are encouraged to register by close of business, September 20, 2012. You may register at the following Web page: https://www.ferc.gov/whats-new/ registration/rt-09-27-12-form.asp. The agenda for this conference will be issued at a later date. Information on this event will be posted on the Calendar of Events on the Commission’s Web site, www.ferc.gov, prior to the event. Commission conferences are accessible under section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. For accessibility accommodations, please send an email to accessibility@ferc.gov or call toll free 1–866–208–3372 (voice) or 202–208–1659 (TTY), or send a FAX E:\FR\FM\04SEN1.SGM 04SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 171 (Tuesday, September 4, 2012)]
[Notices]
[Pages 53885-53886]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Docket No. CP12-500-000]


CenterPoint Energy Gas Transmission Company, LLC; Notice of 
Request Under Blanket Authorization

    Take notice that on August 15, 2012, CenterPoint Energy Gas 
Transmission Company, LLC (CenterPoint), 1111 Louisiana Street, 
Houston, Texas 77002, filed a prior notice request pursuant to sections 
157.208, 157.211, and 157.216 of the Commission's regulations under the 
Natural Gas Act (NGA) and CenterPoint's blanket certificate issued in 
Docket Nos. CP82-384-000 and CP82-384-001 for authorization to replace 
and abandon certain deteriorated facilities located in Nevada County, 
Arkansas (Line A Replacement Project). Specifically, CenterPoint 
proposes to: (1) Replace a 7.3-mile, 18-inch and 20-inch diameter 
pipeline segment of Line A having an MAOP of 350 psig with 7.4 miles of 
new 12-inch diameter pipeline having an MAOP of 1000 psig; (2) extend 
Line A to a new replacement delivery point by constructing 0.7 miles of 
12-inch diameter pipeline; (3) install replacement delivery taps and 
other appurtenant facilities; and (4) abandon two small lines--Line AM-
189 (205 feet of 2-inch diameter line) and Line AM-10 (204 feet of 6-
inch diameter line)--as well as certain metering and appurtenant 
facilities. It is indicated

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that the Line A Replacement Project will create no new capacity and 
CenterPoint states that the project is necessary to continue to provide 
safe and reliable transportation services. The project is estimated to 
cost approximately $8.1 million, all as more fully set forth in the 
application which is on file with the Commission and open to public 
inspection.
    Any questions concerning this application may be directed to 
Michelle Willis, Manager, Regulatory & Compliance, CenterPoint Energy 
Gas Transmission Company, LLC, P.O. Box 21734, Shreveport, Louisiana 
71151, or call (318) 429-3708, or email at 
Mitchelle.Willis@CenterPointEnergy.com.
    Any person may, within 60 days after the issuance of the instant 
notice by the Commission, file pursuant to Rule 214 of the Commission's 
Procedural Rules (18 CFR 385.214) a motion to intervene or notice of 
intervention. Any person filing to intervene or the Commission's staff 
may, pursuant to section 157.205 of the Commission's regulations under 
the NGA (18 CFR 157.205) file a protest to the request. If no protest 
is filed within the time allowed, the proposed activity shall be deemed 
to be authorized effective the day after the time allowed for protest. 
If a protest is filed and not withdrawn within 30 days after the time 
allowed for filing a protest, the instant request shall be treated as 
an application for authorization pursuant to section 7 of the NGA.
    This filing is available for review at the Commission 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 filed to access the document. For 
assistance, please contact FERC Online Support at FERC 
OnlineSupport@ferc.gov or call toll-free at (866) 206-3676, or, for 
TTY, contact (202) 502-8659. 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 
intervenors to file electronically.

    Dated: August 28, 2012.
Kimberly D. Bose,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2012-21662 Filed 8-31-12; 8:45 am]
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