Northwest Pipeline, LLC: Notice of Availability of the Environmental Assessment for the Proposed Kalama Lateral Project, 43078-43079 [2015-17789]

Download as PDF 43078 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 139 / Tuesday, July 21, 2015 / Notices BILLING CODE 6717–01P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. ER15–2130–000] asabaliauskas on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Roosevelt Wind Project, LLC; Supplemental Notice That Initial Market-Based Rate Filing Includes Request for Blanket Section 204 Authorization This is a supplemental notice in the above-referenced proceeding of Roosevelt Wind Project, LLC’s application for market-based rate authority, with an accompanying rate tariff, noting that such application includes a request for blanket authorization, under 18 CFR part 34, of future issuances of securities and assumptions of liability. Any person desiring to intervene or to protest should file with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426, in accordance with Rules 211 and 214 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (18 CFR 385.211 and 385.214). Anyone filing a motion to intervene or protest must serve a copy of that document on the Applicant. Notice is hereby given that the deadline for filing protests with regard to the applicant’s request for blanket authorization, under 18 CFR part 34, of future issuances of securities and assumptions of liability, is July 29, 2015. 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 VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:58 Jul 20, 2015 Jkt 235001 Dated: July 9, 2015. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. 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[FR Doc. 2015–17813 Filed 7–20–15; 8:45 am] Dated: July 9, 2015. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. link to log on and submit the intervention or protests. Persons unable to file electronically should submit an original and 5 copies of the intervention or protest to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426. The filings in the above-referenced proceeding are accessible in the Commission’s eLibrary system by clicking on the appropriate link in the above list. They are also available for electronic 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 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. Dated: July 9, 2015. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. electronic 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 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. BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. EL15–51–000] [Docket No. CP15–8–000] City Water and Light Plant of the City of Jonesboro; Notice of Filing July 9, 2015. Take notice that on July 8, 2015, the City Water and Light Plant of the City of Jonesboro submitted a Supplement to its March 6, 2015 application of costbased revenue requirements schedule for reactive power production capability. 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. Such notices, motions, or protests must be filed on or before the comment date. On or before the comment date, it is not necessary to serve motions to intervene or protests on persons other than the Applicant. The Commission encourages electronic submission of protests and Northwest Pipeline, LLC: Notice of Availability of the Environmental Assessment for the Proposed Kalama Lateral Project The staff of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or Commission) has prepared an environmental assessment (EA) for the Kalama Lateral Project, proposed by Northwest Pipeline, LLC (Northwest) in the above-referenced docket. Northwest requests authorization to construct and operate about 3.1 miles of natural gas transmission pipeline and associated facilities in Cowlitz County, Washington. The Project would provide about 320 million cubic feet per day of natural gas to the NW Innovation Works’ (NWIW) proposed Kalama Manufacturing & Marine Export Facility Methanol Plant, a methanol production facility that would be located at the Port of Kalama, also in Cowlitz County. The EA assesses the potential environmental effects of the construction and operation of the Kalama Lateral Project in accordance with the requirements of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). The FERC staff concludes that approval of PO 00000 Frm 00028 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\21JYN1.SGM 21JYN1 asabaliauskas on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 139 / Tuesday, July 21, 2015 / Notices the proposed project, with appropriate mitigating measures, would not constitute a major federal action significantly affecting the quality of the human environment. There were not any agencies that participated as cooperating agencies in the preparation of the EA. The proposed Kalama Lateral Project includes the following facilities: • About 3.1 miles of 24-inch-diameter natural gas pipeline; • one meter station, the Kalama Delivery Lateral Meter Station, within the boundaries of the Methanol Plant; • one pig launcher at the proposed interconnect/tie-in location with the existing Ignacio to Sumas 30-inchdiameter mainline and one pig receiver at the proposed meter station site; and • new appurtenances at the proposed tie-in location, including a new tap, valve, and isolated flange. 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 Kalama Lateral Project 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 August 12, 2015. 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 (CP15–8–000) 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 VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:58 Jul 20, 2015 Jkt 235001 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).1 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., CP15–8). 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 1 See the previous discussion on the methods for filing comments. PO 00000 Frm 00029 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 43079 dockets. This can reduce the amount of time you spend researching proceedings by automatically providing you with notification of these filings, document summaries, and direct links to the documents. Go to www.ferc.gov/docsfiling/esubscription.asp. Dated: July 13, 2015.. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2015–17789 Filed 7–20–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. RP15–101–000] Florida Gas Transmission Company, LLC; Notice of Informal Settlement Conference Take notice that an informal settlement conference will be convened in this proceeding commencing at 10:00 a.m. (EDT) on Wednesday, July 22, 2015 and continuing on Thursday, July 23, 2015, at the offices of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426, for the purpose of exploring the possible settlement of the above-referenced docket. Any party, as defined by 18 CFR 385.102(c), or any participant as defined by 18 CFR 385.102(b), is invited to attend. Persons wishing to become a party must move to intervene and receive intervenor status pursuant to the Commission’s regulations (18 CFR 385.214). FERC conferences are accessible under section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. For accessibility accommodations please send an email to accessibility@ferc.gov or call toll free 1–866–208–3372 (voice) or 202–208– 1659 (TTY), or send a FAX to 202–208– 2106 with the required accommodations. For additional information, please contact Ken Ende at (202) 502–6762, kenneth.ende@ferc.gov, or Andrew Schulte at (202) 502–8136, andrew.schulte@ferc.gov or Cheryl Feik Ryan at (202) 502–6506, cheryl.ryan@ferc.gov. Dated: July 13, 2015. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2015–17788 Filed 7–20–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P E:\FR\FM\21JYN1.SGM 21JYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Docket No. CP15-8-000]


Northwest Pipeline, LLC: Notice of Availability of the 
Environmental Assessment for the Proposed Kalama Lateral Project

    The staff of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or 
Commission) has prepared an environmental assessment (EA) for the 
Kalama Lateral Project, proposed by Northwest Pipeline, LLC (Northwest) 
in the above-referenced docket. Northwest requests authorization to 
construct and operate about 3.1 miles of natural gas transmission 
pipeline and associated facilities in Cowlitz County, Washington. The 
Project would provide about 320 million cubic feet per day of natural 
gas to the NW Innovation Works' (NWIW) proposed Kalama Manufacturing & 
Marine Export Facility Methanol Plant, a methanol production facility 
that would be located at the Port of Kalama, also in Cowlitz County.
    The EA assesses the potential environmental effects of the 
construction and operation of the Kalama Lateral Project in accordance 
with the requirements of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). 
The FERC staff concludes that approval of

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the proposed project, with appropriate mitigating measures, would not 
constitute a major federal action significantly affecting the quality 
of the human environment.
    There were not any agencies that participated as cooperating 
agencies in the preparation of the EA.
    The proposed Kalama Lateral Project includes the following 
facilities:
     About 3.1 miles of 24-inch-diameter natural gas pipeline;
     one meter station, the Kalama Delivery Lateral Meter 
Station, within the boundaries of the Methanol Plant;
     one pig launcher at the proposed interconnect/tie-in 
location with the existing Ignacio to Sumas 30-inch-diameter mainline 
and one pig receiver at the proposed meter station site; and
     new appurtenances at the proposed tie-in location, 
including a new tap, valve, and isolated flange.
    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 Kalama Lateral Project 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 August 12, 
2015.
    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 (CP15-8-000) 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 
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).\1\ 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.
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comments.
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    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., CP15-
8). 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 dockets. This can reduce the amount of time 
you spend researching proceedings by automatically providing you with 
notification of these filings, document summaries, and direct links to 
the documents. Go to www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/esubscription.asp.

     Dated: July 13, 2015..
Kimberly D. Bose,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2015-17789 Filed 7-20-15; 8:45 am]
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