Newburgh Hydro, LLC, Uniontown Hydro, LLC; Notice of Availability of Environmental Assessment, 14028-14029 [2014-05422]

Download as PDF tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 14028 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 48 / Wednesday, March 12, 2014 / Notices Filed Date: 3/4/14. Accession Number: 20140304–5043. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 3/25/14. Docket Numbers: ER14–1413–000. Applicants: Southwest Power Pool, Inc. Description: 1166R20 Oklahoma Municipal Power Authority NITSA and NOA to be effective 2/1/2014. Filed Date: 3/4/14. Accession Number: 20140304–5054. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 3/25/14. Docket Numbers: ER14–1414–000. Applicants: Southwest Power Pool, Inc. Description: 2198R15 Kansas Power Pool NITSA NOA to be effective 2/1/ 2014. Filed Date: 3/4/14. Accession Number: 20140304–5058. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 3/25/14. Docket Numbers: ER14–1415–000. Applicants: Southwest Power Pool, Inc. Description: 2028R7 Sunflower Electric Power Corporation NITSA NOA to be effective 2/1/2014. Filed Date: 3/4/14. Accession Number: 20140304–5065. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 3/25/14. Docket Numbers: ER14–1416–000. Applicants: Southwest Power Pool, Inc. Description: 1276R7 KCP&L NITSA NOA to be effective 2/1/2014. Filed Date: 3/4/14. Accession Number: 20140304–5072. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 3/25/14. The filings are accessible in the Commission’s eLibrary system by clicking on the links or querying the docket number. Any person desiring to intervene or protest in any of the above proceedings must file in accordance with Rules 211 and 214 of the Commission’s Regulations (18 CFR 385.211 and 385.214) on or before 5:00 p.m. Eastern time on the specified comment date. Protests may be considered, but intervention is necessary to become a party to the proceeding. eFiling is encouraged. More detailed information relating to filing requirements, interventions, protests, service, and qualifying facilities filings can be found at: http://www.ferc.gov/ docs-filing/efiling/filing-req.pdf. For other information, call (866) 208–3676 (toll free). For TTY, call (202) 502–8659. Dated: March 4, 2014. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2014–05325 Filed 3–11–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:51 Mar 11, 2014 Jkt 232001 DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. EL14–32–000] Public Works Commission of the City of Fayetteville, North Carolina v. Duke Energy Progress, Inc.; Notice of Complaint Take notice that on March 4, 2014, pursuant to sections 206 and 212 of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (Commission) Rules of Practice and Procedure, 18 CFR 385.206 and 385.212, the Public Works Commission of the City of Fayetteville, North Carolina (FPWC or Complainant) filed a complaint against Duke Energy Progress, Inc. (DEP or Respondent) pursuant to Section 206 of the Federal Power Act seeking an order to reduce the 11 percent return on equity used in calculating rates for power supply and control service under its Power Supply and Control Agreement with Respondent to 8.77 percent and the 10.8 percent return on equity under Respondent’s Open Access Transmission Tariff to 8.77 percent. Complainant certifies that copies of the complaint were served on DEP via electronic mail through its counsel. Any person desiring to intervene or to protest this filing must file in accordance with Rules 211 and 214 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (18 CFR 385.211, 385.214). 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. Any person wishing to become a party must file a notice of intervention or motion to intervene, as appropriate. The Respondent’s answer and all interventions, or protests must be filed on or before the comment date. The Respondent’s answer, motions to intervene, and protests must be served on the Complainants. The Commission encourages electronic submission of protests and interventions in lieu of paper using the ‘‘eFiling’’ link at http://www.ferc.gov. Persons unable to file electronically should submit an original and 5 copies of the protest or intervention to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, D.C. 20426. This filing is accessible on-line at http://www.ferc.gov, using the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link and is available for review in the Commission’s Public Reference Room in Washington, D.C. There is an ‘‘eSubscription’’ link on the Web site that enables subscribers to PO 00000 Frm 00052 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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. Comment Date: 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on March 24, 2014. Dated: March 5, 2014. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2014–05304 Filed 3–11–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 12962–002; Project No. 12958– 002] Newburgh Hydro, LLC, Uniontown Hydro, LLC; Notice of Availability of Environmental Assessment In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission or FERC) regulations, 18 CFR part 380 (Order No. 486, 52 FR 47897), the Office of Energy Projects has reviewed the applications for original licenses for the proposed Uniontown Lock and Dam Hydroelectric Project (FERC Project No. 12958–002) and Newburgh Lock and Dam Hydroelectric Project (FERC Project No. 12962–002). The projects would be located on the Ohio River at existing U.S. Army Corps of Engineer’s locks and dams. The Uniontown Project would be located at the John T. Myers Locks and Dam, in Union County, Kentucky and Posey County, Indiana. The Newburgh Project would be located at the Newburgh Locks and Dam, in Henderson County, Kentucky and Warrick County, Indiana. Staff have prepared a multi-project environmental assessment (EA), which analyzes the potential environmental effects of licensing the projects, and have concluded that licensing the projects, with appropriate environmental protection 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 www.ferc.gov using the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link. Enter the docket number, excluding the last three digits, in the docket number field to access each document. For E:\FR\FM\12MRN1.SGM 12MRN1 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 48 / Wednesday, March 12, 2014 / Notices assistance, contact FERC Online Support at FERCOnlineSupport@ ferc.gov; toll-free at 1–866–208–3676, or for TTY, 202–502–8659. You may also register online at www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ esubscription.asp to be notified via email of new filings and issuances related to these or other pending projects. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support. Any comments on the EA should be filed within 30 days from the date of this notice. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file comments 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. 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–12958–002 and/or 12962– 002. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Emily Carter at (202) 502–6512. Dated: March 6, 2014. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2014–05422 Filed 3–11–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. CP14–18–000] tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Company, LLC; Notice of Availability of the Environmental Assessment for the Proposed Woodbridge Delivery Lateral Project The staff of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or Commission) has prepared an environmental assessment (EA) for the Woodbridge Delivery Lateral Project, proposed by Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Company, LLC (Transco) in the above-referenced docket. Transco requests authorization to construct new natural gas pipeline facilities in Middlesex County, New Jersey to provide 264,000 dekatherms per day of natural gas capacity to the Woodbridge VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:51 Mar 11, 2014 Jkt 232001 Energy Center, a natural gas-fired power plant currently under construction. The EA assesses the potential environmental effects of the construction and operation of the Woodbridge Delivery Lateral Project in accordance with the requirements of the National Environmental Policy Act. The FERC staff concludes that approval of the proposed project, with appropriate mitigating measures, would not constitute a major federal action significantly affecting the quality of the human environment. The proposed Woodbridge Delivery Lateral Project includes construction of 2.4 miles of 20-inch-diameter natural gas pipeline, one meter station, one pig 1 launcher and receiver, one mainline valve, and other appurtenant facilities. The FERC staff mailed copies of the EA to federal, state, and local government representatives and agencies; elected officials; environmental and public interest groups; Native American tribes; potentially affected landowners and other interested individuals and groups; newspapers and libraries in the project area; and parties to this proceeding. In addition, the EA is available for public viewing on the FERC’s Web site (www.ferc.gov) using the eLibrary link. A limited number of copies of the EA are available for distribution and public inspection at: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Public Reference Room, 888 First Street NE., Room 2A, Washington, DC 20426, (202) 502–8371. Any person wishing to comment on the EA may do so. Your comments should focus on the potential environmental effects, reasonable alternatives, and measures to avoid or lessen environmental impacts. The more specific your comments, the more useful they will be. To ensure that the Commission has the opportunity to consider your comments prior to making its decision on this project, it is important that we receive your comments in Washington, DC on or before April 4, 2014. For your convenience, there are three methods you can use to file your comments to the Commission. In all instances, please reference the project docket number (CP14–18–000) with your submission. The Commission encourages electronic filing of comments and has expert staff available to assist you at (202) 502–8258 or efiling@ferc.gov. (1) You can file your comments electronically using the eComment 1 A pig is an internal tool that can be used to clean and dry a pipeline and/or to inspect it for damage or corrosion. PO 00000 Frm 00053 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 14029 feature on the Commission’s Web site (www.ferc.gov) under the link to Documents and Filings. This is an easy method for submitting brief, text-only comments on a project; (2) You can also file your comments electronically using the eFiling feature on the Commission’s Web site (www.ferc.gov) under the link to Documents and Filings. With eFiling, you can 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. Any person seeking to become a party to the proceeding must file a motion to intervene pursuant to Rule 214 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedures (18 CFR 385.214).2 Only intervenors have the right to seek rehearing of the Commission’s decision. The Commission grants affected landowners and others with environmental concerns intervenor status upon showing good cause by stating that they have a clear and direct interest in this proceeding which no other party can adequately represent. Simply filing environmental comments will not give you intervenor status, but you do not need intervenor status to have your comments considered. Additional information about the project is available from the Commission’s Office of External Affairs, at (866) 208–FERC, or on the FERC Web site (www.ferc.gov) using the eLibrary link. Click on the eLibrary link, click on ‘‘General Search,’’ and enter the docket number excluding the last three digits in the Docket Number field (i.e., CP14–18). Be sure you have selected an appropriate date range. 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. The eLibrary link also provides access to the texts of formal documents issued by the Commission, such as orders, notices, and rulemakings. In addition, the Commission offers a free service called eSubscription which allows you to keep track of all formal issuances and submittals in specific 2 See the previous discussion on the methods for filing comments. E:\FR\FM\12MRN1.SGM 12MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 48 (Wednesday, March 12, 2014)]
[Notices]
[Pages 14028-14029]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-05422]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Project No. 12962-002; Project No. 12958-002]


Newburgh Hydro, LLC, Uniontown Hydro, LLC; Notice of Availability 
of Environmental Assessment

    In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 
and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission or FERC) 
regulations, 18 CFR part 380 (Order No. 486, 52 FR 47897), the Office 
of Energy Projects has reviewed the applications for original licenses 
for the proposed Uniontown Lock and Dam Hydroelectric Project (FERC 
Project No. 12958-002) and Newburgh Lock and Dam Hydroelectric Project 
(FERC Project No. 12962-002). The projects would be located on the Ohio 
River at existing U.S. Army Corps of Engineer's locks and dams. The 
Uniontown Project would be located at the John T. Myers Locks and Dam, 
in Union County, Kentucky and Posey County, Indiana. The Newburgh 
Project would be located at the Newburgh Locks and Dam, in Henderson 
County, Kentucky and Warrick County, Indiana.
    Staff have prepared a multi-project environmental assessment (EA), 
which analyzes the potential environmental effects of licensing the 
projects, and have concluded that licensing the projects, with 
appropriate environmental protection 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 
www.ferc.gov using the ``eLibrary'' link. Enter the docket number, 
excluding the last three digits, in the docket number field to access 
each document. For

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assistance, contact FERC Online Support at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov; 
toll-free at 1-866-208-3676, or for TTY, 202-502-8659.
    You may also register online at www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/esubscription.asp to be notified via email of new filings and issuances 
related to these or other pending projects. For assistance, contact 
FERC Online Support.
    Any comments on the EA should be filed within 30 days from the date 
of this notice. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. 
Please file comments 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. 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-
12958-002 and/or 12962-002.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Emily Carter at (202) 502-6512.

    Dated: March 6, 2014.
Kimberly D. Bose,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2014-05422 Filed 3-11-14; 8:45 am]
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