American River Power, LLC; Notice of Preliminary Permit Application Accepted for Filing and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Competing Applications, 58125 [2012-23027]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 182 / Wednesday, September 19, 2012 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 14374–000] tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES American River Power, LLC; Notice of Preliminary Permit Application Accepted for Filing and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Competing Applications On March 20, 2012, American River Power, LLC filed an application for a preliminary permit under section 4(f) of the Federal Power Act proposing to study the feasibility of the Brookville Hydroelectric Water Power Project No. 14374, to be located at the existing Brookville Lake Dam on the Whitewater River, near the town of Brookville in Franklin County, Indiana. The Brookville Lake Dam is owned by the United States government and operated by the United States Army Corps of Engineers. A preliminary permit does not authorize the permit holder to perform any land-disturbing activities or otherwise enter upon lands or waters owned by others without the owners’ express permission. The proposed project would consist of: (1) One new 60-foot-long by 30-footwide by 30-foot-high reinforced concrete powerhouse, containing three 3-megawatt (MW) turbines for a total capacity of 9 MW; (2) a new 220-footlong by 9-foot-diameter steel penstock; (3) a new 35-foot-long by 35-foot-wide substation; (4) a new 400-foot-long, 12.5 to 34.5-kilovolt transmission line; and (5) appurtenant facilities. The project would have an estimated annual generation of 55 gigawatt-hours. Applicant Contact: Mr. John Henry, 726 Eldridge Avenue, Collingswood, NJ 08107–1708; (856) 240–0707. FERC Contact: Tyrone A. Williams, (202) 502–6331. Deadline for filing comments, motions to intervene, and competing applications (without notices of intent), or notices of intent to file competing applications: 60 days from the issuance of this notice. Competing applications and notices of intent must meet the requirements of 18 CFR 4.36. Comments, motions to intervene, notices of intent, and competing applications may be filed electronically via the Internet. See 18 CFR 385.2001(a)(1)(iii) and the instructions on the Commission’s Web site https:// 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 https://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ VerDate Mar<15>2010 19:20 Sep 18, 2012 Jkt 226001 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. More information about this project, including a copy of the application can be viewed or printed on the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link of Commission’s Web site at https://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ elibrary.asp. Enter the docket number (P–14374) in the docket number field to access the document. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support. Dated: September 12, 2012. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2012–23027 Filed 9–18–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. CP12–506–000] Trunkline Gas Company, L.L.C.; Notice of Request Under Blanket Authorization Take notice that on August 30, 2012, Trunkline Gas Company, L.L.C. (Trunkline), P.O. Box 4967, Houston, Texas, 77210, filed in Docket No. CP12– 506–000, a Prior Notice request pursuant to sections 157.205 and 157.216 of the Commission’s Regulations under the Natural Gas Act for authorization to abandon Trunkline’s existing compressor unit located in Jackson County, Texas. Specifically, Trunkline propose to abandon, in place, the existing 1,675 horsepower compressor unit and related auxiliary equipment at the Edna Compressor Station. Due to the construction of the Eagle Plant Interconnect and its delivery pressure, Trunkline has determined that the compression at the Edna Compressor Station will no longer be needed. Trunkline has not operated the Edna Compressor Station during the last twelve months and no service to existing customers will be impacted, all as more fully set forth in the application which is on file with the Commission and open to public inspection. The PO 00000 Frm 00038 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 58125 filing may also be viewed on the web at https://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 at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or call toll-free, (866) 208–3676 or TTY, (202) 502–8659. Any questions regarding this Application should be directed to Stephen T. Veatch, Senior Director of Certificates and Tariffs, Trunkline Gas Company, L.L.C., 5051 Westheimer Road, Houston, Texas 77056, or call (713) 989–2024, or fax (713) 989–1176, or by email: Stephen.veatch@sug.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 therefore, 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. Persons who wish to comment only on the environmental review of this project should submit an original and two copies of their comments to the Secretary of the Commission. Environmental commenter’s will be placed on the Commission’s environmental mailing list, will receive copies of the environmental documents, and will be notified of meetings associated with the Commission’s environmental review process. Environmental commenter’s will not be required to serve copies of filed documents on all other parties. However, the non-party commentary, will not receive copies of all documents filed by other parties or issued by the Commission (except for the mailing of environmental documents issued by the Commission) and will not have the right to seek court review of the Commission’s final order. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filings of comments, protests, and interventions via the internet in lieu of paper. See 18 CFR 385.2001(a)(1)(iii) and the instructions on the Commission’s Web site (www.ferc.gov) under the ‘‘e-Filing’’ link. E:\FR\FM\19SEN1.SGM 19SEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Project No. 14374-000]


American River Power, LLC; Notice of Preliminary Permit 
Application Accepted for Filing and Soliciting Comments, Motions To 
Intervene, and Competing Applications

    On March 20, 2012, American River Power, LLC filed an application 
for a preliminary permit under section 4(f) of the Federal Power Act 
proposing to study the feasibility of the Brookville Hydroelectric 
Water Power Project No. 14374, to be located at the existing Brookville 
Lake Dam on the Whitewater River, near the town of Brookville in 
Franklin County, Indiana. The Brookville Lake Dam is owned by the 
United States government and operated by the United States Army Corps 
of Engineers.
    A preliminary permit does not authorize the permit holder to 
perform any land-disturbing activities or otherwise enter upon lands or 
waters owned by others without the owners' express permission.
    The proposed project would consist of: (1) One new 60-foot-long by 
30-foot-wide by 30-foot-high reinforced concrete powerhouse, containing 
three 3-megawatt (MW) turbines for a total capacity of 9 MW; (2) a new 
220-foot-long by 9-foot-diameter steel penstock; (3) a new 35-foot-long 
by 35-foot-wide substation; (4) a new 400-foot-long, 12.5 to 34.5-
kilovolt transmission line; and (5) appurtenant facilities. The project 
would have an estimated annual generation of 55 gigawatt-hours.
    Applicant Contact: Mr. John Henry, 726 Eldridge Avenue, 
Collingswood, NJ 08107-1708; (856) 240-0707.
    FERC Contact: Tyrone A. Williams, (202) 502-6331.
    Deadline for filing comments, motions to intervene, and competing 
applications (without notices of intent), or notices of intent to file 
competing applications: 60 days from the issuance of this notice. 
Competing applications and notices of intent must meet the requirements 
of 18 CFR 4.36. Comments, motions to intervene, notices of intent, and 
competing applications may be filed electronically via the Internet. 
See 18 CFR 385.2001(a)(1)(iii) and the instructions on the Commission's 
Web site https://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 https://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.
    More information about this project, including a copy of the 
application can be viewed or printed on the ``eLibrary'' link of 
Commission's Web site at https://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/elibrary.asp. 
Enter the docket number (P-14374) in the docket number field to access 
the document. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support.

    Dated: September 12, 2012.
Kimberly D. Bose,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2012-23027 Filed 9-18-12; 8:45 am]
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