Hydro Green Energy, LLC; Notice of Preliminary Permit Application Accepted for Filing and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Competing Applications, 78353 [2013-30828]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 248 / Thursday, December 26, 2013 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. OR14–12–000] emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES NuStar Crude Oil Pipeline L.P.; Notice of Petiton for Declaratory Order Take notice that on December 13, 2013, pursuant to Rule 207(a)(2) of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure, 18 CFR 385.207(a)(2)(2013), NuStar Crude Oil Pipeline L.P. (NuStar) filed a petition requesting a declaratory order approving the general tariff and rate structure for expansion of NuStar’s South Texas Crude Oil Pipeline system to transport additional Eagle Ford shale crude. Among other things, NuStar seeks approval of its transportation and deficiency agreement for Committed Shippers including priority transportation rights and prorationing provisions of its pro forma tariff, all as more fully explained in the petition. Any person desiring to intervene or to protest in this proceeding 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 5:00 p.m. Eastern time on the specified comment date. 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 Petitioner. 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 proceeding 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 VerDate Mar<15>2010 18:06 Dec 24, 2013 Jkt 232001 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: 5:00 p.m. Eastern time on January 13, 2014. Dated: December 17, 2013. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2013–30784 Filed 12–24–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 14544–000] Hydro Green Energy, LLC; Notice of Preliminary Permit Application Accepted for Filing and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Competing Applications On August 5, 2013, Hydro Green Energy, LLC, filed an application for a preliminary permit, pursuant to section 4(f) of the Federal Power Act (FPA), proposing to study the feasibility of the Vandenberg West Project to be located near Vandenberg Air Force Base in Santa Barbara County, California. The sole purpose of a preliminary permit, if issued, is to grant the permit holder priority to file a license application during the permit term. 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 the following: (1) A 30-foot-high, 4,450foot-long upper earthen embankment constructed with rubber sheet and asphalt lining; (2) an upper reservoir having a total/usable storage capacity of 7,104 acre-feet at normal maximum operation elevation of 1,200 feet above mean sea level; (3) seven 7,500-foot-long by 10-foot-diameter steel lined penstocks; (4) a 500-foot-long, 250-footdiameter concrete lined tailrace; (5) a concrete and steel lined pressure shaft; (6) seven 193-megawatt, reversible variable-speed pump-turbines; (7) a new powerhouse and substation located approximately 100 feet below ground and approximately 250 feet long by 75 feet wide by 100 feet high; (8) a vertical access tunnel approximately 400 feet high and 30 feet in diameter; (9) a breakwater constructed from precast concrete tetrapods; and (10) a new single-circuit 230-kilovolt transmission line approximately 20 miles in length. PO 00000 Frm 00029 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 78353 The estimated annual generation of the Vandenberg West Project would be approximately 3,952 gigawatt-hours. Applicant Contact: Mr. Mark Stover, Hydro Green, LLC, 900 Oakmont Lane, Suite 310, Westmont, IL 60559; phone: (877) 556–6566 ext. 709. FERC Contact: Mary Greene; phone: (202) 502–8865. Deadline for filing comments, motions to intervene, 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. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file comments, motions to intervene, notices of intent, and competing applications using the Commission’s eFiling system at 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, (866) 208–3676 (toll free), or (202) 502–8659 (TTY). In lieu of electronic filing, please send a paper copy to: Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426. The first page of any filing should include docket number P–14544–000. 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 http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ elibrary.asp. Enter the docket number (P–14544) in the docket number field to access the document. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support. Dated: December 19, 2013. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2013–30828 Filed 12–24–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 14548–000] Hydro Green Energy, LLC; Notice of Preliminary Permit Application Accepted for Filing and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Competing Applications On August 15, 2013, Hydro Green Energy, LLC, filed an application for a E:\FR\FM\26DEN1.SGM 26DEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Project No. 14544-000]


Hydro Green Energy, LLC; Notice of Preliminary Permit Application 
Accepted for Filing and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and 
Competing Applications

    On August 5, 2013, Hydro Green Energy, LLC, filed an application 
for a preliminary permit, pursuant to section 4(f) of the Federal Power 
Act (FPA), proposing to study the feasibility of the Vandenberg West 
Project to be located near Vandenberg Air Force Base in Santa Barbara 
County, California. The sole purpose of a preliminary permit, if 
issued, is to grant the permit holder priority to file a license 
application during the permit term. 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 the following: (1) A 30-foot-
high, 4,450-foot-long upper earthen embankment constructed with rubber 
sheet and asphalt lining; (2) an upper reservoir having a total/usable 
storage capacity of 7,104 acre-feet at normal maximum operation 
elevation of 1,200 feet above mean sea level; (3) seven 7,500-foot-long 
by 10-foot-diameter steel lined penstocks; (4) a 500-foot-long, 250-
foot-diameter concrete lined tailrace; (5) a concrete and steel lined 
pressure shaft; (6) seven 193-megawatt, reversible variable-speed pump-
turbines; (7) a new powerhouse and substation located approximately 100 
feet below ground and approximately 250 feet long by 75 feet wide by 
100 feet high; (8) a vertical access tunnel approximately 400 feet high 
and 30 feet in diameter; (9) a breakwater constructed from precast 
concrete tetrapods; and (10) a new single-circuit 230-kilovolt 
transmission line approximately 20 miles in length. The estimated 
annual generation of the Vandenberg West Project would be approximately 
3,952 gigawatt-hours.
    Applicant Contact: Mr. Mark Stover, Hydro Green, LLC, 900 Oakmont 
Lane, Suite 310, Westmont, IL 60559; phone: (877) 556-6566 ext. 709.
    FERC Contact: Mary Greene; phone: (202) 502-8865.
    Deadline for filing comments, motions to intervene, 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.
    The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file 
comments, motions to intervene, notices of intent, and competing 
applications using the Commission's eFiling system at 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, (866) 208-3676 (toll free), or (202) 502-
8659 (TTY). In lieu of electronic filing, please send a paper copy to: 
Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., 
Washington, DC 20426. The first page of any filing should include 
docket number P-14544-000.
    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 http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/elibrary.asp. 
Enter the docket number (P-14544) in the docket number field to access 
the document. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support.

    Dated: December 19, 2013.
 Kimberly D. Bose,
 Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2013-30828 Filed 12-24-13; 8:45 am]
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