Notice of Orders Granting Applications to Import and Export Natural Gas and Vacating Prior Authority During July 2012; J. Aron & Company; Iberdrola Renewables, LLC, 55201-55202 [2012-22081]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 174 / Friday, September 7, 2012 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Biological and Environmental Research Advisory Committee Department of Energy, Office of Science. ACTION: Notice of open teleconference. AGENCY: This notice announces a teleconference of the Biological and Environmental Research Advisory Committee (BERAC). The Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92– 463, 86 Stat. 770) requires that public notice of these meetings be announced in the Federal Register. DATES: Thursday, September 27, 2012; 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. (EDT) ADDRESSES: Participants may contact Ms. Joanne Corcoran by September 25, 2012 at email: joanne.corcoran@science.doe.gov or by phone at (301) 903–6488, to receive a call-in number. Public participation is welcomed; however, the number of teleconference lines is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. 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AGENCY: The Office of Fossil Energy (FE) of the Department of Energy gives notice that during July 2012, it issued Orders granting applications to import and export natural gas and vacating prior authority. These Orders are summarized in the attached appendix and may be found on the FE web site at http://www.fossil.energy.gov/ programs/gasregulation/authorizations/ SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\07SEN1.SGM 07SEN1 55202 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 174 / Friday, September 7, 2012 / Notices Orders-2012.html. They are also available for inspection and copying in the Office of Fossil Energy, Office of Natural Gas Regulatory Activities, Docket Room 3E–033, Forrestal Building, 1000 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20585, (202) 586– 9478. The Docket Room is open between Order No. Date issued the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. Appendix—DOE/FE Orders Granting Import/Export Authorizations FE Docket No. Authorization holder Description of action 3126 ......... 07/19/12 12–64–NG J. Aron & Company ............. 3127 ......... 07/24/12 12–71–NG Iberdrola Renewables, LLC [FR Doc. 2012–22081 Filed 9–6–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 13005–003] srobinson on DSK4SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Oliver Hydro LLC; Notice of Application Accepted for Filing and Soliciting Motions To Intervene and Protests Take notice that the following hydroelectric application has been filed with the Commission and is available for public inspection. a. Type of Application: Original Major License. b. Project No.: 13005–003. c. Date filed: December 14, 2011. d. Applicant: Oliver Hydro LLC. e. Name of Project: William Bacon Oliver Lock and Dam Hydroelectric Project. f. Location: At the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ (Corps) William Bacon Oliver Lock and Dam on the Black Warrior River, in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama. The project would occupy 8.7 acres of United States lands administered by the Corps’ Mobile District. g. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power Act, 16 U.S.C. 791 (a)—825(r). h. Applicant Contact: Brent Smith, Symbiotics LLC, 371 Upper Terrace, Suite 2, Bend, OR 97702; (541) 330– 8779; or email at brent.smith@symbioticsenergy.com. i. FERC Contact: Allan Creamer at (202) 502–8365, or via email at allan.creamer@ferc.gov. j. Deadline for filing motions to intervene and protests: 60 days from the issuance date of this notice. All documents may be filed electronically via the Internet. See 18 CFR 385.2001(a)(1)(iii) and the VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:04 Sep 06, 2012 Jkt 226001 Issued in Washington, DC, on August 30, 2012. John A. Anderson, Manager, Natural Gas Regulatory Activities, Office of Oil and Gas Global Security and Supply, Office of Fossil Energy. Order granting blanket authority to import/export gas from/to Canada/Mexico and vacating prior ity, Order 2797. Order granting blanket authority to import/export gas from/to Canada/Mexico and vacating prior ity, Order 2792. instructions on the Commission’s Web site http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ efiling.asp. Commenters can submit brief comments up to 6,000 characters, without prior registration, using the eComment system at http:// www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ ecomment.asp. You must include your name and contact information at the end of your comments. For assistance, please contact FERC Online Support at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov, or toll free at 1–866–208–3676, or for TTY, (202) 502–8659. Although the Commission strongly encourages electronic filing, documents may also be paper-filed. To paper-file, mail an original and seven copies to: Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426. The Commission’s Rules of Practice require all intervenors filing documents with the Commission to serve a copy of that document on each person on the official service list for the project. Further, if an intervenor files comments or documents with the Commission relating to the merits of an issue that may affect the responsibilities of a particular resource agency, they must also serve a copy of the document on that resource agency. k. This application has been accepted, but is not ready for environmental analysis at this time. l. The proposed project would utilize the Corps’ existing William Bacon Oliver Lock and Dam, and would consist of the following new facilities: (1) A forebay; (2) an intake structure; (3) a powerhouse containing two generating units with a total capacity of 11.72 megawatts (MW); (4) a 150-foot-long, 68foot-wide tailrace; (5) a proposed 1.7mile-long, 25 kilovolt (kV) transmission line; (6) a switchyard; and (7) appurtenant facilities. The proposed project would have an average annual generation of 42.6 GWh, and operate in PO 00000 Frm 00023 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 natural authornatural author- a run-of-river mode utilizing surplus water from the William Bacon Oliver Lock and Dam, as directed by the Corps. m. A copy of the application 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. A copy is also available for inspection and reproduction at the address in item h above. 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. n. Anyone may submit a protest or a motion to intervene in accordance with the requirements of Rules of Practice and Procedure, 18 CFR 385.210, 385.211, and 385.214. In determining the appropriate action to take, the Commission will consider all protests filed, but only those who file a motion to intervene in accordance with the Commission’s Rules may become a party to the proceeding. Any protests or motions to intervene must be received on, or before, the specified deadline date for the particular application. All filings must: (1) Bear in all capital letters the title ‘‘PROTEST’’ or ‘‘MOTION TO INTERVENE;’’ (2) set forth in the heading the name of the applicant and the project number of the application to which the filing responds; (3) furnish the name, address, and telephone number of the person protesting or intervening; and (4) otherwise comply with the requirements of 18 CFR 385.2001 through 385.2005. Agencies may obtain copies of the application directly from the applicant. A copy of any protest or motion to E:\FR\FM\07SEN1.SGM 07SEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

[ FE Docket Nos.12-64-NG; 12-71-NG]


Notice of Orders Granting Applications to Import and Export 
Natural Gas and Vacating Prior Authority During July 2012; J. Aron & 
Company; Iberdrola Renewables, LLC

AGENCY: Office of Fossil Energy, Department of Energy (DOE).

ACTION: Notice of orders.

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SUMMARY: The Office of Fossil Energy (FE) of the Department of Energy 
gives notice that during July 2012, it issued Orders granting 
applications to import and export natural gas and vacating prior 
authority. These Orders are summarized in the attached appendix and may 
be found on the FE web site at http://www.fossil.energy.gov/programs/
gasregulation/authorizations/

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Orders-2012.html. They are also available for inspection and copying in 
the Office of Fossil Energy, Office of Natural Gas Regulatory 
Activities, Docket Room 3E-033, Forrestal Building, 1000 Independence 
Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20585, (202) 586-9478. The Docket Room is 
open between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through 
Friday, except Federal holidays.

    Issued in Washington, DC, on August 30, 2012.
John A. Anderson,
Manager, Natural Gas Regulatory Activities, Office of Oil and Gas 
Global Security and Supply, Office of Fossil Energy.

Appendix--DOE/FE Orders Granting Import/Export Authorizations

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      Order No.           Date issued       FE Docket No.     Authorization holder      Description of action
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3126.................           07/19/12           12-64-NG  J. Aron & Company.....  Order granting blanket
                                                                                      authority to import/export
                                                                                      natural gas from/to Canada/
                                                                                      Mexico and vacating prior
                                                                                      authority, Order 2797.
3127.................           07/24/12           12-71-NG  Iberdrola Renewables,   Order granting blanket
                                                              LLC.                    authority to import/export
                                                                                      natural gas from/to Canada/
                                                                                      Mexico and vacating prior
                                                                                      authority, Order 2792.
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