Bass/Wilson Properties, LLC; Notice of Petition for Declaratory Order and Soliciting Comments, Protests, and/or Motions To Intervene, 70523-70524 [2014-28019]

Download as PDF mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 228 / Wednesday, November 26, 2014 / Notices Minnesota Housing Associates provided public notice of its request on September 17, 2014. In a letter issued November 13, 2014, the Director of the Division of Hydropower Licensing approved Minnesota Housing Associates’ request to use the Alternative Licensing Process. k. Cooperating agencies: Federal, state, local, and tribal agencies with jurisdiction and/or special expertise with respect to environmental issues that wish to cooperate in the preparation of the environmental document should follow the instructions for filing such requests described in paragraph o below. Cooperating agencies should note the Commission’s policy that agencies that cooperate in the preparation of the environmental document cannot also intervene. See 94 FERC ¶ 61,076 (2001). l. With this notice, we are initiating informal consultation with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service under section 7 of the Endangered Species Act. We are also initiating consultation with the Minnesota State Historic Preservation Officer, as required by section 106, National Historic Preservation Act, and the implementing regulations of the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation at 36 CFR 800.2. m. With this notice, we are designating Minnesota Housing Associates as the Commission’s nonfederal representative for carrying out informal consultation pursuant to section 7 of the Endangered Species Act and consultation pursuant to section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act. n. Minnesota Housing Associates filed a Pre-Application Document (PAD; including a proposed process plan and schedule) with the Commission, pursuant to 18 CFR 5.6 of the Commission’s regulations. o. Deadline for filing requests for cooperating agency status: 60 days from the date of this notice. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file requests for cooperating agency status using the Commission’s eFiling system at http:// www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/efiling.asp. 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–14628–000. p. A copy of the PAD is available for review at the Commission in the Public Reference Room or may be viewed on VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:13 Nov 25, 2014 Jkt 235001 the Commission’s Web site (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 at FERCONlineSupport@ferc.gov, (866) 208–3676 (toll free), or (202) 502–8659 (TTY). A copy is also available for inspection and reproduction at the address in paragraph h. q. Register online at http:// www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ esubscription.asp to be notified via email of new filing and issuances related to this or other pending projects. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support. Dated: November 13, 2014. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2014–28014 Filed 11–25–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 13704–002; Project No. 13701– 002; Project No. 13703–002; Project No. 13702–002] FFP Missouri 2, LLC; Notice of Technical Meeting a. Project Names and Numbers: From upstream to downstream order, Arkabutla Lake Hydroelectric Project No. 13704, Sardis Lake Hydroelectric Project No. 13701, Enid Lake Hydroelectric Project No. 13703, and Grenada Lake Hydroelectric Project No. 13702. b. Date and Time of Meeting: December 2, 2014; 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time (1:30 p.m. Central Time). c. Place: Telephone conference with the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and Rye Development, LLC. d. FERC Contact: Jeanne Edwards, jeanne.edwards@ferc.gov or (202) 502– 6181. e. Purpose of Meeting: To discuss the water quality study report results filed on November 13, 2013 for the projects listed above. f. A summary of the meeting will be prepared and filed for the projects’ records. g. All local, state, and federal agencies, Indian tribes, and other interested parties are invited to participate by phone. Please contact Jeanne Edwards at jeanne.edwards@ PO 00000 Frm 00025 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 70523 ferc.gov or (202) 502–6181 by close of business Tuesday, November 25, 2014, to R.S.V.P. and to receive specific instructions on how to participate. Dated: November 20, 2014. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2014–28021 Filed 11–25–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. DI14–07–000] Bass/Wilson Properties, LLC; Notice of Petition for Declaratory Order and Soliciting Comments, Protests, and/or Motions To Intervene Take notice that the following application has been filed with the Commission and is available for public inspection: a. Application Type: Petition for Declaratory Order. b. Docket No: DI14–07–000. c. Date Filed: September 23, 2014. d. Applicant: Bass/Wilson Properties, LLC. e. Name of Project: Bass/Wilson Hydropower Project. f. Location: The proposed Bass/ Wilson Hydropower Project will be located on Wilson Stream, in the town of Wilton, Franklin County, Maine. g. Filed Pursuant to: Section 23(b)(1) of the Federal Power Act, 16 U.S.C. 817(b) (2012). h. Applicant Contact: Bass/Wilson Properties, LLC, 845 U.S. Route 2, Wilton, ME 04294; telephone: (207) 645–4448, or Email address: randy@ cousineau.com. i. FERC Contact: Any questions on this notice should be addressed to Jennifer Polardino, (202) 502–6437, or Email address: Jennifer.Polardino@ ferc.gov. j. Deadline for filing comments, protests, and/or motions is: 30 days from the issuance of this notice by the Commission. Comments, Motions to Intervene, and Protests may be filed electronically via the Internet. See 18 CFR 385.2001(a)(l)(iii) (2013) and the instructions on the Commission’s Web site under the ‘‘eFiling’’ link. If unable to be filed electronically, documents may be paper-filed. To paper-file, an original and eight copies should be mailed to: Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426. For more information on how to E:\FR\FM\26NON1.SGM 26NON1 mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES 70524 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 228 / Wednesday, November 26, 2014 / Notices submit these types of filings, please go to the Commission’s Web site located at http://www.ferc.gov/filingcomments.asp. Please include the docket number (DI14–07–000) on any comments, protests, and/or motions filed. k. Description of Project: The existing run-of-river Bass/Wilson Hydroelectric Project will consist of the following existing facilities: (1) A nine-foot-high dam at the outlet of Wilson Stream; (2) an existing bulkhead, waste gate, canal, and a two-foot-high, eight-foot-wide tailrace built prior to 1887; (3) a turbine room and powerhouse constructed in 1904. The applicant proposes to install: (1) A 78-kilowatt turbine generating unit for electrical production rated at 18 feet of net head with an average flow of 65 cubic feet per second; (2) an intake through a concrete wall on the upstream end of the building in the current power canal; (3) a 36-inch to 48-inch diameter fiberglass conduit in the existing raceway under the building; (4) and appurtenant facilities. The power generated will be used on-site and all excess power will be distributed via connection to the interstate grid. When a Declaration of Intention is filed with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, the Federal Power Act requires the Commission to investigate and determine if the project would affect the interests of interstate or foreign commerce. The Commission also determines whether or not the project: (1) Would be located on a navigable waterway; (2) would occupy public lands or reservations of the United States; (3) would utilize surplus water or water power from a government dam; or (4) would be located on a nonnavigable stream over which Congress has Commerce Clause jurisdiction and would be constructed or enlarged after 1935. l. Locations of the Application: Copies of this filing are on file with the Commission and are available for public inspection. This filing may be viewed on the web 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. 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, call 1–866–208–3676 or email FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov for TTY, call (202) 502–8659. A copy is also available for inspection and reproduction at the address in item (h) above. m. Individuals desiring to be included on the Commission’s mailing list should VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:21 Nov 25, 2014 Jkt 235001 so indicate by writing to the Secretary of the Commission. n. Comments, Protests, or Motions to Intervene—Anyone may submit comments, a protest, or a motion to intervene in accordance with the requirements of Rules of Practice and Procedure, 18 CFR 385.210, .211, .214. In determining the appropriate action to take, the Commission will consider all protests or other comments 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 comments, protests, or motions to intervene must be received on or before the specified comment date for the particular application. o. Filing and Service of Responsive Documents—All filings must bear in all capital letters the title ‘‘COMMENTS’’, ‘‘PROTESTS’’, AND/OR ‘‘MOTIONS TO INTERVENE’’, as applicable, and the Docket Number of the particular application to which the filing refers. A copy of any Motion to Intervene must also be served upon each representative of the Applicant specified in the particular application. p. Agency Comments—Federal, state, and local agencies are invited to file comments on the described application. A copy of the application may be obtained by agencies directly from the Applicant. If an agency does not file comments within the time specified for filing comments, it will be presumed to have no comments. One copy of an agency’s comments must also be sent to the Applicant’s representatives. Dated: November 20, 2014. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2014–28019 Filed 11–25–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. EL15–15–000] PJM Interconnection, L.L.C.; Notice of Initiation of Proceeding and Refund Effective Date On November 20, 2014, the Commission issued an Order to Show Cause in Docket No. EL15–15–000, initiating a proceeding pursuant to section 206 of the Federal Power Act (FPA), 16 U.S.C. 824e (2012), directing PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. to either revise its Open Access Transmission Tariff to provide that a generation or non-generation resource owner will no PO 00000 Frm 00026 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 longer receive reactive power capability payments after it has deactivated its unit and to clarify the treatment of reactive power capability payments for units transferred out of a fleet; or show cause why it should not be required to do so. PJM Interconnection, L.L.C., 149 FERC ¶ 61,132 (2014). The refund effective date in Docket No. EL15–15–000, established pursuant to section 206(b) of the FPA, will be the date of publication of this notice in the Federal Register. Dated: November 20, 2014. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2014–28024 Filed 11–25–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. CD15–2–000] Consolidated Irrigation Company; Notice of Preliminary Determination of a Qualifying Conduit Hydropower Facility and Soliciting Comments and Motions To Intervene On November 12, 2014, the Consolidated Irrigation Company filed a notice of intent to construct a qualifying conduit hydropower facility, pursuant to section 30 of the Federal Power Act (FPA), as amended by section 4 of the Hydropower Regulatory Efficiency Act of 2013 (HREA). The proposed Glendale Conduit Hydro Project would have an installed capacity of 450 kilowatts (kW) and would be located on the existing 36inch-diameter Combined Conduit, which joins the Cub River conduit and Mink Creek conduits. These conduits are used to transport water for irrigation. The project would be located near the city of Preston in Franklin County, Idaho. Applicant Contact: Lyla Dettmer, 98 East 880 North Suite #5, Preston, ID 83263, Phone No. (208) 852–0562, ext 101. FERC Contact: Robert Bell, Phone No. (202) 502–6062, email: robert.bell@ ferc.gov. Qualifying Conduit Hydropower Facility Description: The proposed project would consist of: (1) One proposed 52.5-foot-long, 36-inchdiameter pipe; (2) a proposed 36- by 32foot powerhouse containing a turbine generator unit with an installed capacity 450 kW; (3) the proposed tailrace structure which distributes the water into the irrigation system; and (4) appurtenant facilities. The proposed E:\FR\FM\26NON1.SGM 26NON1

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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Docket No. DI14-07-000]


Bass/Wilson Properties, LLC; Notice of Petition for Declaratory 
Order and Soliciting Comments, Protests, and/or Motions To Intervene

    Take notice that the following application has been filed with the 
Commission and is available for public inspection:
    a. Application Type: Petition for Declaratory Order.
    b. Docket No: DI14-07-000.
    c. Date Filed: September 23, 2014.
    d. Applicant: Bass/Wilson Properties, LLC.
    e. Name of Project: Bass/Wilson Hydropower Project.
    f. Location: The proposed Bass/Wilson Hydropower Project will be 
located on Wilson Stream, in the town of Wilton, Franklin County, 
Maine.
    g. Filed Pursuant to: Section 23(b)(1) of the Federal Power Act, 16 
U.S.C. 817(b) (2012).
    h. Applicant Contact: Bass/Wilson Properties, LLC, 845 U.S. Route 
2, Wilton, ME 04294; telephone: (207) 645-4448, or Email address: 
randy@cousineau.com.
    i. FERC Contact: Any questions on this notice should be addressed 
to Jennifer Polardino, (202) 502-6437, or Email address: 
Jennifer.Polardino@ferc.gov.
    j. Deadline for filing comments, protests, and/or motions is: 30 
days from the issuance of this notice by the Commission.
    Comments, Motions to Intervene, and Protests may be filed 
electronically via the Internet. See 18 CFR 385.2001(a)(l)(iii) (2013) 
and the instructions on the Commission's Web site under the ``eFiling'' 
link. If unable to be filed electronically, documents may be paper-
filed. To paper-file, an original and eight copies should be mailed to: 
Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 
First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426. For more information on how to

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submit these types of filings, please go to the Commission's Web site 
located at http://www.ferc.gov/filing-comments.asp.
    Please include the docket number (DI14-07-000) on any comments, 
protests, and/or motions filed.
    k. Description of Project: The existing run-of-river Bass/Wilson 
Hydroelectric Project will consist of the following existing 
facilities: (1) A nine-foot-high dam at the outlet of Wilson Stream; 
(2) an existing bulkhead, waste gate, canal, and a two-foot-high, 
eight-foot-wide tailrace built prior to 1887; (3) a turbine room and 
powerhouse constructed in 1904. The applicant proposes to install: (1) 
A 78-kilowatt turbine generating unit for electrical production rated 
at 18 feet of net head with an average flow of 65 cubic feet per 
second; (2) an intake through a concrete wall on the upstream end of 
the building in the current power canal; (3) a 36-inch to 48-inch 
diameter fiberglass conduit in the existing raceway under the building; 
(4) and appurtenant facilities. The power generated will be used on-
site and all excess power will be distributed via connection to the 
interstate grid.
    When a Declaration of Intention is filed with the Federal Energy 
Regulatory Commission, the Federal Power Act requires the Commission to 
investigate and determine if the project would affect the interests of 
interstate or foreign commerce. The Commission also determines whether 
or not the project: (1) Would be located on a navigable waterway; (2) 
would occupy public lands or reservations of the United States; (3) 
would utilize surplus water or water power from a government dam; or 
(4) would be located on a non-navigable stream over which Congress has 
Commerce Clause jurisdiction and would be constructed or enlarged after 
1935.
    l. Locations of the Application: Copies of this filing are on file 
with the Commission and are available for public inspection. This 
filing may be viewed on the web 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. 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, call 1-866-208-3676 or email 
FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov for TTY, call (202) 502-8659. A copy is also 
available for inspection and reproduction at the address in item (h) 
above.
    m. Individuals desiring to be included on the Commission's mailing 
list should so indicate by writing to the Secretary of the Commission.
    n. Comments, Protests, or Motions to Intervene--Anyone may submit 
comments, a protest, or a motion to intervene in accordance with the 
requirements of Rules of Practice and Procedure, 18 CFR 385.210, .211, 
.214. In determining the appropriate action to take, the Commission 
will consider all protests or other comments 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 comments, protests, or 
motions to intervene must be received on or before the specified 
comment date for the particular application.
    o. Filing and Service of Responsive Documents--All filings must 
bear in all capital letters the title ``COMMENTS'', ``PROTESTS'', AND/
OR ``MOTIONS TO INTERVENE'', as applicable, and the Docket Number of 
the particular application to which the filing refers. A copy of any 
Motion to Intervene must also be served upon each representative of the 
Applicant specified in the particular application.
    p. Agency Comments--Federal, state, and local agencies are invited 
to file comments on the described application. A copy of the 
application may be obtained by agencies directly from the Applicant. If 
an agency does not file comments within the time specified for filing 
comments, it will be presumed to have no comments. One copy of an 
agency's comments must also be sent to the Applicant's representatives.

    Dated: November 20, 2014.
Kimberly D. Bose,
Secretary.
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