Application To Export Electric Energy; Castleton Commodities Merchant Trading LP, 50634-50635 [2014-20130]

Download as PDF 50634 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 164 / Monday, August 25, 2014 / Notices —Briefing—WISR Implementation Plan DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Friday, September 19, From 8:00 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. [OE Docket No. EA–295–B] —Welcome and Announcements —Briefing—Services Briefing on Improving Female Accession and Focused Recruitment —Briefing—Sexual Assault/Sexual Harassment Alignment —Briefing—SAPRO Update —Briefing—Update on Military Health System —Public Comment Period —Propose and Vote on 2014 Recommendations Dated: August 20, 2014. Aaron Siegel, Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense. [FR Doc. 2014–20139 Filed 8–22–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 5001–06–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Department of the Army Intent To Grant an Exclusive License for U.S. Army Owned Invention to Stevens Institute of Technology AGENCY: ACTION: Department of the Army, DoD. Notice. The Department of the Army announces that, unless there is an objection, after 15 days it contemplates granting an exclusive license to Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, New Jersey for U.S. patent application serial number 13/301,124, filed November 21, 2011 entitled ‘‘Inkjet-Printed Flexible Electronic Components from Graphene Oxide’’. Any license granted shall comply with 35 U.S.C. 209 and 37 CFR part 404. SUMMARY: Written objections must be filed not later than 15 days following publication of this notice. DATES: Send written objections to Timothy Ryan, U.S. Army ARDEC, ATTN: RDAR–EIB (Bldg 93), Picatinny Arsenal, NJ 07806–5000. ADDRESSES: Mr. Timothy Ryan, email: timothy.s.ryan.civ@mail.mil; (973) 724– 7953. emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: None. Brenda S. Bowen, Army Federal Register Liaison Officer. [FR Doc. 2014–20106 Filed 8–22–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3710–08–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:31 Aug 22, 2014 Jkt 232001 Application To Export Electric Energy; Merrill Lynch Commodities, Inc. Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability, DOE. ACTION: Notice of application. AGENCY: Merrill Lynch Commodities, Inc. (MLCI) has applied to renew its authority to transmit electric energy from the United States to Canada pursuant to section 202(e) of the Federal Power Act. DATES: Comments, protests, or motions to intervene must be submitted on or before September 24, 2014. ADDRESSES: Comments, protests, motions to intervene, or requests for more information should be addressed to: Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability, Mail Code: OE–20, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20585–0350. Because of delays in handling conventional mail, it is recommended that documents be transmitted by overnight mail, by electronic mail to Electricity.Exports@ hq.doe.gov, or by facsimile to 202–586– 8008. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Exports of electricity from the United States to a foreign country are regulated by the Department of Energy (DOE) pursuant to sections 301(b) and 402(f) of the Department of Energy Organization Act (42 U.S.C. 7151(b), 7172(f)) and require authorization under section 202(e) of the Federal Power Act (16 U.S.C. 824a(e)). On October 5, 2009, DOE issued Order No. EA–295–A to MLCI, which authorized MLCI to transmit electric energy from the United States to Canada as a power marketer for a five-year term using existing international transmission facilities. That authority expires on October 5, 2014. On August 13, 2014, MLCI filed an application with DOE for renewal of the export authority contained in Order No. EA–295–A for an additional five-year term. In its application, MLCI states that it does not own or operate any electric transmission facilities, and it does not have a franchised service area. The electric energy that MLCI proposes to export to Canada would be surplus energy purchased from third parties such as electric utilities and Federal power marketing agencies, qualifying cogeneration, small power production facilities and exempt wholesale generators. The existing international transmission facilities to be utilized by SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00021 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 the Applicant have previously been authorized by Presidential permits issued pursuant to Executive Order 10485, as amended, and are appropriate for open access transmission by third parties. Procedural Matters: Any person desiring to be heard in this proceeding should file a comment or protest to the application at the address provided above. Protests should be filed in accordance with Rule 211 of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (FERC) Rules of Practice and Procedures (18 CFR 385.211). Any person desiring to become a party to these proceedings should file a motion to intervene at the above address in accordance with FERC Rule 214 (18 CFR 385.214). Five copies of such comments, protests, or motions to intervene should be sent to the address provided above on or before the date listed above. Comments and other filings concerning the MLCI application to export electric energy to Canada should be clearly marked with OE Docket No. EA–295–B. An additional copy is to be provided directly to Merida de la Pena, Merrill Lynch Commodities, Inc., Vice President, Commodities Counsel, 20 E. Greenway Plaza, Suite 700, Houston, TX 77046. A final decision will be made on this application after the environmental impacts have been evaluated pursuant to DOE’s National Environmental Policy Act Implementing Procedures (10 CFR part 1021) and after a determination is made by DOE that the proposed action will not have an adverse impact on the sufficiency of supply or reliability of the U.S. electric power supply system. Copies of this application will be made available, upon request, for public inspection and copying at the address provided above, by accessing the program Web site at http://energy.gov/ node/11845, or by emailing Angela Troy at Angela.Troy@hq.doe.gov. Issued in Washington, DC, on August 19, 2014. Brian Mills, Director, Permitting and Siting Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability. [FR Doc. 2014–20134 Filed 8–22–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY [OE Docket No. EA–359–B] Application To Export Electric Energy; Castleton Commodities Merchant Trading LP Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability, DOE. AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\25AUN1.SGM 25AUN1 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 164 / Monday, August 25, 2014 / Notices ACTION: Notice of application. Castleton Commodities Merchant Trading LP (Castleton) has applied to renew its authority to transmit electric energy from the United States to Canada pursuant to section 202(e) of the Federal Power Act. DATES: Comments, protests, or motions to intervene must be submitted on or before September 24, 2014. ADDRESSES: Comments, protests, motions to intervene, or requests for more information should be addressed to: Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability, Mail Code: OE–20, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20585–0350. Because of delays in handling conventional mail, it is recommended that documents be transmitted by overnight mail, by electronic mail to Electricity.Exports@ hq.doe.gov, or by facsimile to 202–586– 8008. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Exports of electricity from the United States to a foreign country are regulated by the Department of Energy (DOE) pursuant to sections 301(b) and 402(f) of the Department of Energy Organization Act (42 U.S.C. 7151(b), 7172(f)) and require authorization under section 202(e) of the Federal Power Act (16 U.S.C. 824a(e)). On October 5, 2009, DOE issued Order No. EA–359 to Louis Dreyfus Energy Services LP, which authorized Louis Dreyfus Energy Services L.P. to transmit electric energy from the United States to Canada as a power marketer for a five-year term using existing international transmission facilities. That authority expires on October 5, 2014. On May 20, 2013, DOE issued Order No. EA–359–A, which changed the name of Louis Dreyfus Energy Services LP to Castleton Commodities Merchant Trading LP. All other terms and conditions of Order No. EA–359 remain unchanged. On August 12, 2014, Castleton filed an application with DOE for renewal of the export authority contained in Order No. EA–359–B for an additional five-year term. In its application, Castleton states that it does not own or operate any electric transmission facilities, and it does not have a franchised service area. The electric energy that Castleton proposes to export to Canada would be surplus energy purchased from third parties such as electric utilities and Federal power marketing agencies pursuant to voluntary agreements. The existing international transmission facilities to be utilized by the Applicant have previously been authorized by emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:31 Aug 22, 2014 Jkt 232001 Presidential permits issued pursuant to Executive Order 10485, as amended, and are appropriate for open access transmission by third parties. Procedural Matters: Any person desiring to be heard in this proceeding should file a comment or protest to the application at the address provided above. Protests should be filed in accordance with Rule 211 of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (FERC) Rules of Practice and Procedures (18 CFR 385.211). Any person desiring to become a party to these proceedings should file a motion to intervene at the above address in accordance with FERC Rule 214 (18 CFR 385.214). Five copies of such comments, protests, or motions to intervene should be sent to the address provided above on or before the date listed above. Comments and other filings concerning the Castleton application to export electric energy to Canada should be clearly marked with OE Docket No. EA–359–B. An additional copy is to be provided directly to Daniel E. Frank, Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP, 700 Sixth Street NW., Suite 700, Washington, DC 20001 and Castleton Commodities Int’l LLC, Compliance Department, 811 Main Street, Suite 3500, Houston, TX 77002. A final decision will be made on this application after the environmental impacts have been evaluated pursuant to DOE’s National Environmental Policy Act Implementing Procedures (10 CFR part 1021) and after a determination is made by DOE that the proposed action will not have an adverse impact on the sufficiency of supply or reliability of the U.S. electric power supply system. Copies of this application will be made available, upon request, for public inspection and copying at the address provided above, by accessing the program Web site at http://energy.gov/ node/11845, or by emailing Angela Troy at Angela.Troy@hq.doe.gov. Issued in Washington, DC, on August 19, 2014. Brian Mills, Director, Permitting and Siting, Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability. [FR Doc. 2014–20130 Filed 8–22–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY State Energy Advisory Board Teleconference Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Department of Energy. ACTION: Notice of open teleconference. AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00022 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 50635 This notice announces a teleconference call of the State Energy Advisory Board (STEAB). 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. SUMMARY: Thursday, September 18, 2014 from 3:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. (ET). To receive the call-in number and passcode, please contact the Board’s Designated Federal Officer (DFO) at the address or phone number listed below. DATES: Julie Hughes, STEAB Designated Federal Officer, U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, 1000 Independence Ave. SW., Washington, DC 20585. Phone number (202) 320–9703, or email at: Julie.Hughes@ee.doe.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Purpose of the Board: To provide advice and recommendations to the Assistant Secretary for the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy regarding goals and objectives, programmatic and administrative policies, and to otherwise carry out the Board’s responsibilities as designated in the State Energy Efficiency Programs Improvement Act of 1990 (Pub. L. 101– 440). Tentative Agenda: Receive STEAB Task Force updates on action items and next steps, review of feedback from DOE and EERE with regards to recently submitted recommendations regarding the Lab Impact Initiative, the Weatherization Program and the Quadrennial Energy Review, discuss potential engagement on relevant issues related to the Engagement Plan, and receive updates on member activities within their states. Public Participation: The meeting is open to the public. Written statements may be filed with the Board either before or after the meeting. Members of the public who wish to make oral statements pertaining to agenda items should contact Julie Hughes at the address or telephone number listed above. Requests to make oral comments must be received five days prior to the meeting; reasonable provision will be made to include requested topic(s) on the agenda. The Chair of the Board is empowered to conduct the meeting in a fashion that will facilitate the orderly conduct of business. 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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

[OE Docket No. EA-359-B]


Application To Export Electric Energy; Castleton Commodities 
Merchant Trading LP

AGENCY: Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability, DOE.

[[Page 50635]]


ACTION: Notice of application.

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SUMMARY: Castleton Commodities Merchant Trading LP (Castleton) has 
applied to renew its authority to transmit electric energy from the 
United States to Canada pursuant to section 202(e) of the Federal Power 
Act.

DATES: Comments, protests, or motions to intervene must be submitted on 
or before September 24, 2014.

ADDRESSES: Comments, protests, motions to intervene, or requests for 
more information should be addressed to: Office of Electricity Delivery 
and Energy Reliability, Mail Code: OE-20, U.S. Department of Energy, 
1000 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20585-0350. Because of 
delays in handling conventional mail, it is recommended that documents 
be transmitted by overnight mail, by electronic mail to 
Electricity.Exports@hq.doe.gov, or by facsimile to 202-586-8008.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Exports of electricity from the United 
States to a foreign country are regulated by the Department of Energy 
(DOE) pursuant to sections 301(b) and 402(f) of the Department of 
Energy Organization Act (42 U.S.C. 7151(b), 7172(f)) and require 
authorization under section 202(e) of the Federal Power Act (16 U.S.C. 
824a(e)).
    On October 5, 2009, DOE issued Order No. EA-359 to Louis Dreyfus 
Energy Services LP, which authorized Louis Dreyfus Energy Services L.P. 
to transmit electric energy from the United States to Canada as a power 
marketer for a five-year term using existing international transmission 
facilities. That authority expires on October 5, 2014. On May 20, 2013, 
DOE issued Order No. EA-359-A, which changed the name of Louis Dreyfus 
Energy Services LP to Castleton Commodities Merchant Trading LP. All 
other terms and conditions of Order No. EA-359 remain unchanged. On 
August 12, 2014, Castleton filed an application with DOE for renewal of 
the export authority contained in Order No. EA-359-B for an additional 
five-year term.
    In its application, Castleton states that it does not own or 
operate any electric transmission facilities, and it does not have a 
franchised service area. The electric energy that Castleton proposes to 
export to Canada would be surplus energy purchased from third parties 
such as electric utilities and Federal power marketing agencies 
pursuant to voluntary agreements. The existing international 
transmission facilities to be utilized by the Applicant have previously 
been authorized by Presidential permits issued pursuant to Executive 
Order 10485, as amended, and are appropriate for open access 
transmission by third parties.
    Procedural Matters: Any person desiring to be heard in this 
proceeding should file a comment or protest to the application at the 
address provided above. Protests should be filed in accordance with 
Rule 211 of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (FERC) Rules of 
Practice and Procedures (18 CFR 385.211). Any person desiring to become 
a party to these proceedings should file a motion to intervene at the 
above address in accordance with FERC Rule 214 (18 CFR 385.214). Five 
copies of such comments, protests, or motions to intervene should be 
sent to the address provided above on or before the date listed above.
    Comments and other filings concerning the Castleton application to 
export electric energy to Canada should be clearly marked with OE 
Docket No. EA-359-B. An additional copy is to be provided directly to 
Daniel E. Frank, Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP, 700 Sixth Street NW., 
Suite 700, Washington, DC 20001 and Castleton Commodities Int'l LLC, 
Compliance Department, 811 Main Street, Suite 3500, Houston, TX 77002.
    A final decision will be made on this application after the 
environmental impacts have been evaluated pursuant to DOE's National 
Environmental Policy Act Implementing Procedures (10 CFR part 1021) and 
after a determination is made by DOE that the proposed action will not 
have an adverse impact on the sufficiency of supply or reliability of 
the U.S. electric power supply system.
    Copies of this application will be made available, upon request, 
for public inspection and copying at the address provided above, by 
accessing the program Web site at http://energy.gov/node/11845, or by 
emailing Angela Troy at Angela.Troy@hq.doe.gov.

    Issued in Washington, DC, on August 19, 2014.
Brian Mills,
Director, Permitting and Siting, Office of Electricity Delivery and 
Energy Reliability.
[FR Doc. 2014-20130 Filed 8-22-14; 8:45 am]
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