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Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 231 / Tuesday, December 2, 2014 / Notices September 23, 2010, in Docket No. EF10–03–0000 (132 FERC ¶ 61,257). On August 11, 2014, Western published a notice in the Federal Register proposing to extend, without adjustment, Rate Schedules UGP–NT1, UGP–FPT1, UGP– NFPT1, UGP–AS1, UGP–AS2, UGP– AS3, UGP–AS4, UGP–AS5, UGP–AS6, UGP–AS7, and UGP–TSP1 under Rate Order No. WAPA–168 (79 FR 46798). Western provided for a consultation and comment period, but did not conduct public information forums or public comment forums. The consultation and comment period ended on September 10, 2014. Western did not receive any comments. DISCUSSION: The P–SMBP—ED firm and non-firm transmission rates and ancillary services Rate Schedules UGP– NT1, UGP–FPT1, UGP–NFPT1, UGP– AS1, UGP–AS2, UGP–AS3, UGP–AS4, UGP–AS5, UGP–AS6, UGP–AS7, and UGP–TSP1 expire on December 31, 2014. The formula rates provide adequate revenue to pay all annual costs, including interest expense, and to repay investment within the allowable period. The rates are calculated annually to ensure repayment of the project within the cost recovery criteria set forth in DOE Order RA 6120.2. Rate Order No. WAPA–168 extends the existing formula Rate Schedules UGP– NT1, UGP–FPT1, UGP–NFPT1, UGP– AS1, UGP–AS2, UGP–AS3, UGP–AS4, UGP–AS5, UGP–AS6, UGP–AS7, and UGP–TSP1 through December 31, 2016, thereby continuing to ensure repayment within the cost recovery criteria. rljohnson on DSK3VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES ORDER In view of the foregoing and under the authority delegated to me, I hereby extend, on an interim basis, the existing firm and non-firm transmission and ancillary services formula Rate Schedules UGP–NT1, UGP–FPT1, UGP– NFPT1, UGP–AS1, UGP–AS2, UGP– AS3, UGP–AS4, UGP–AS5, UGP–AS6, UGP–AS7, and UGP–TSP1. Rate Order No. WAPA–168 extends, without adjustment, the existing formula rates through December 31, 2016. The formula Rate Schedules shall be in effect pending the FERC confirmation and approval of this extension or substitute formula rates on a final basis. Dated: November 21, 2014 Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall Deputy Secretary of Energy [FR Doc. 2014–28370 Filed 12–1–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 15:30 Dec 01, 2014 Jkt 235001 71415 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY Dated: November 24, 2014. Andrew D. Sawyers, Director, Office of Wastewater Management. [FRL–9919–99–OW] [FR Doc. 2014–28394 Filed 12–1–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P Information Session; Stakeholder Input on Implementation of the Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act of 2014 Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is convening an information and stakeholder input session in Washington, DC on December 8, 2014. The purpose of the session is to discuss implementation of the Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act of 2014 (WIFIA). WIFIA is an innovative financing mechanism for water-related infrastructure of national or regional significance. It was signed into law on June 11, 2014. EPA will be providing an overview of the statute, assistance options and terms, and suggesting ideas for implementing the program. The agency would like participants to discuss project ideas and potential selection criteria; opportunities, challenges and questions about implementation; and future stakeholder engagement. The intended audience is municipal, state and regional utility decision makers; private finance sector representatives; and other interested organizations and parties. DATES: The session in Washington, DC will be held on December 8, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., eastern standard time. SUMMARY: The session will be held in Room 1153 at the EPA William Jefferson Clinton East Building, 1201 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20004. All attendees must go through a metal detector, sign in with the security desk and show government-issued photo identification to enter government buildings. To Register: Please register at the following link: http://goo.gl/1dSOXA. Members of the public are invited to participate in the session as capacity allows. ADDRESSES: For further information about this notice, including registration information, contact Peter Shanaghan, EPA Headquarters, Office of Water, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water 202– 564–3848; or Jordan Dorfman, EPA Headquarters, Office of Water, Office of Wastewater Management at 202–564– 0614; or email: WIFIA@epa.gov. 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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 231 (Tuesday, December 2, 2014)]
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[FR Doc No: 2014-28394]


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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

[FRL-9919-99-OW]


Information Session; Stakeholder Input on Implementation of the 
Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act of 2014

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is convening an 
information and stakeholder input session in Washington, DC on December 
8, 2014. The purpose of the session is to discuss implementation of the 
Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act of 2014 (WIFIA). WIFIA 
is an innovative financing mechanism for water-related infrastructure 
of national or regional significance. It was signed into law on June 
11, 2014. EPA will be providing an overview of the statute, assistance 
options and terms, and suggesting ideas for implementing the program. 
The agency would like participants to discuss project ideas and 
potential selection criteria; opportunities, challenges and questions 
about implementation; and future stakeholder engagement. The intended 
audience is municipal, state and regional utility decision makers; 
private finance sector representatives; and other interested 
organizations and parties.

DATES: The session in Washington, DC will be held on December 8, 2014 
from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., eastern standard time.

ADDRESSES: The session will be held in Room 1153 at the EPA William 
Jefferson Clinton East Building, 1201 Constitution Avenue NW., 
Washington, DC 20004. All attendees must go through a metal detector, 
sign in with the security desk and show government-issued photo 
identification to enter government buildings.
    To Register: Please register at the following link: http://goo.gl/1dSOXA. Members of the public are invited to participate in the session 
as capacity allows.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For further information about this 
notice, including registration information, contact Peter Shanaghan, 
EPA Headquarters, Office of Water, Office of Ground Water and Drinking 
Water 202-564-3848; or Jordan Dorfman, EPA Headquarters, Office of 
Water, Office of Wastewater Management at 202-564-0614; or email: 
WIFIA@epa.gov.

    Dated: November 24, 2014.
Andrew D. Sawyers,
Director, Office of Wastewater Management.
[FR Doc. 2014-28394 Filed 12-1-14; 8:45 am]
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