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Issued in Washington, DC, on June 21, 2016. LaTanya R. Butler, Deputy Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2016–15235 Filed 6–27–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. AD16–18–000] Competitive Transmission Development Technical Conference; Further Supplemental Notice of Technical Conference As announced in the Notice of Technical Conference issued on March 17, 2016, and the Supplemental Notice of Technical Conference and Request for Speakers issued on May 10, 2016, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission will hold a Commissioner-led technical conference on June 27, 2016, from approximately 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., and on June 28, 2016, from approximately 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the Commission’s headquarters at 888 First Street, NE., Washington, DC 20426. The purpose of the technical conference is to discuss issues related to competitive transmission development processes, including, but not limited to, the use of cost containment provisions, the relationship of competitive transmission development to transmission incentives, and other ratemaking issues.1 In addition, participants will have the opportunity to discuss issues relating to interregional transmission coordination and regional transmission planning as well as other transmission development issues.2 An updated Agenda for the technical conference, including speakers, is attached. The conference will be open for the public to attend. Information on the technical conference will also be posted on the Calendar of Events on the Commission’s Web site, http:// www.ferc.gov, prior to the event. Advance registration is not required but is encouraged. Attendees may register at 1 Topics to be discussed include, but are not limited to, those that the Commission described in NextEra Energy Transmission West, LLC, 154 FERC ¶ 61,009, at PP 76–78 (2015) and ITC Grid Development, LLC, 154 FERC ¶ 61,206, at P 49 (2016). 2 See Northern Indiana Public Service Co. v. Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc. and PJM Interconnection L.L.C., 155 FERC ¶ 61,058, at P 54 (2016). PO 00000 Frm 00042 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 the following Web page: https:// www.ferc.gov/whats-new/registration/ 06-27-16-form.asp. This event will be webcast and transcribed. Anyone with internet access can navigate to the ‘‘FERC Calendar’’ at www.ferc.gov, and locate the technical conference in the Calendar of Events. Opening the technical conference in the Calendar of Events will reveal a link to its webcast. The Capitol Connection provides technical support for the webcast and offers the option of listening to the meeting via phone-bridge for a fee. If you have any questions, visit www.capitolconnection.org or call 703– 993–3100. The webcast will be available on the Calendar of Events at www.ferc.gov for three months after the conference. Transcripts of the conference will be immediately available for a fee from Ace-Federal Reporters, Inc. (202–347–3700). Commission 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 202–502–8659 (TTY), or send a FAX to 202–208–2106 with the required accommodations. Interested parties may submit posttechnical conference comments for consideration in Docket No. AD16–18– 000. While this conference is not for the purpose of discussing specific cases, we note that the discussions at the conference may address matters at issue in the following Commission proceedings that are either pending or within their rehearing period: Docket Nos. ISO New England Inc ............ Midwest Independent Transmission System Operator, Inc. Northern Indiana Public Service Company v. Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc. and PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. New York Independent System Operator, Inc. PJM Interconnection, L.L.C ... PJM Interconnection, L.L.C ... PJM Interconnection, L.L.C ... PJM Interconnection, L.L.C ... PJM Interconnection, L.L.C ... PJM Interconnection, L.L.C ... Xcel Energy Southwest Transmission Co., LLC. Consolidate Edison Company of New York, Inc. v. PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. Linden VFT, LLC v. PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. TranSource, LLC v. PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. E:\FR\FM\28JNN1.SGM 28JNN1 RT04–2 & ER09– 1532 ER11–1844 EL13–88 ER13–102 ER13–1924 ER13–1942 ER13–1944 ER13–1945 ER14–972 ER14–1485 ER14–2751 EL15–18 EL15–67 EL15–79 41970 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 124 / Tuesday, June 28, 2016 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Docket Nos. Delaware Public Service Commission and Maryland Public Service Commission v. PJM and Certain Transmission Owners Designated Under Attachment A to the Consolidated Transmission Owners Agreement. San Diego Gas & Electric Company. New York Transco, LLC ........ PJM Interconnection, L.L.C ... PJM Interconnection, L.L.C ... New York Independent System Operator, Inc. NextEra Energy Transmission West, LLC. PJM Interconnection, L.L.C ... PJM Interconnection, L.L.C ... Southwestern Public Service Co. and Xcel Energy Southwest Transmission Co., LLC. Pacific Gas and Electric Company. DesertLink, LLC ..................... Boundless Energy NE., LLC v. New York Independent System Operator, Inc. New York Independent System Operator, Inc. PJM Interconnection, L.L.C ... PJM Interconnection, L.L.C ... New York Independent System Operator, Inc. New York Independent System Operator, Inc. PJM Interconnection, L.L.C ... PJM Interconnection, L.L.C ... PJM Interconnection, L.L.C ... Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc. EL15–95 Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. EL16–88–000] La Paloma Generating Company, LLC v. California Independent System Operator Corporation; Notice of Complaint EL15–103 ER15–572 ER15–1344 ER15–1387 ER15–2059 ER15–2239 ER15–2562 ER15–2563 EC16–64 EL16–47 EL16–68 EL16–84 ER16–120 ER16–453 ER16–736 ER16–835 ER16–966 ER16–1232 ER16–1335 ER16–1499 ER16–1534 For more information about this technical conference, please contact: asabaliauskas on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Sarah McKinley (Logistical Information), Office of External Affairs, (202) 502–8004, sarah.mckinley@ferc.gov David Tobenkin (Technical Information), Office of Energy Policy and Innovation, (202) 502–6445, david.tobenkin@ferc.gov Zeny Magos (Technical Information), Office of Energy Market Regulation, (202) 502–8244, zeny.magos@ferc.gov Erica Siegmund Hough (Legal Information), Office of General Counsel, (202) 502–8251, erica.siegmund@ferc.gov Dated: June 20, 2016. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2016–15197 Filed 6–27–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P Take notice that on June 17, 2016, pursuant to sections 206 and 306 of the Federal Power Act 1 and Rule 206 of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (Commission) Rules of Practice and Procedure,2 La Paloma Generating Company, LLC (La Paloma or Complainant) filed a formal complaint against California Independent System Operator Corporation (CAISO or Respondent). In its complaint, La Paloma is requesting that the Commission issue an order requiring CAISO to grant a Reliability Must Run designation effective as of July 1, 2016 for Units 1, 3, and 4, or otherwise provide a mechanism for cost recovery to allow La Paloma to continue operation of those units, as more fully explained in the complaint. The Complainant states that copies of the complaint were served on representatives of the Respondent. 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 and 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, DC 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 1 16 2 18 VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:49 Jun 27, 2016 Jkt 238001 PO 00000 U.S.C. 824e, 825h (2012). CFR 385.206 (2015). Frm 00043 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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. Comment Date: 5 p.m. Eastern Time on July 7, 2016. Dated: June 21, 2016. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2016–15195 Filed 6–27–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. ER16–1878–000] Ringer Hill Wind, 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 Ringer Hill Wind, LLC’s application for marketbased 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 11, 2016. 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 link to log on and submit the intervention or protests. E:\FR\FM\28JNN1.SGM 28JNN1

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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Docket No. AD16-18-000]


Competitive Transmission Development Technical Conference; 
Further Supplemental Notice of Technical Conference

    As announced in the Notice of Technical Conference issued on March 
17, 2016, and the Supplemental Notice of Technical Conference and 
Request for Speakers issued on May 10, 2016, the Federal Energy 
Regulatory Commission will hold a Commissioner-led technical conference 
on June 27, 2016, from approximately 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., and on June 28, 
2016, from approximately 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the Commission's 
headquarters at 888 First Street, NE., Washington, DC 20426. The 
purpose of the technical conference is to discuss issues related to 
competitive transmission development processes, including, but not 
limited to, the use of cost containment provisions, the relationship of 
competitive transmission development to transmission incentives, and 
other ratemaking issues.\1\ In addition, participants will have the 
opportunity to discuss issues relating to interregional transmission 
coordination and regional transmission planning as well as other 
transmission development issues.\2\
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    \1\ Topics to be discussed include, but are not limited to, 
those that the Commission described in NextEra Energy Transmission 
West, LLC, 154 FERC ] 61,009, at PP 76-78 (2015) and ITC Grid 
Development, LLC, 154 FERC ] 61,206, at P 49 (2016).
    \2\ See Northern Indiana Public Service Co. v. Midcontinent 
Independent System Operator, Inc. and PJM Interconnection L.L.C., 
155 FERC ] 61,058, at P 54 (2016).
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    An updated Agenda for the technical conference, including speakers, 
is attached.
    The conference will be open for the public to attend. Information 
on the technical conference will also be posted on the Calendar of 
Events on the Commission's Web site, http://www.ferc.gov, prior to the 
event. Advance registration is not required but is encouraged. 
Attendees may register at the following Web page: https://www.ferc.gov/whats-new/registration/06-27-16-form.asp.
    This event will be webcast and transcribed. Anyone with internet 
access can navigate to the ``FERC Calendar'' at www.ferc.gov, and 
locate the technical conference in the Calendar of Events. Opening the 
technical conference in the Calendar of Events will reveal a link to 
its webcast. The Capitol Connection provides technical support for the 
webcast and offers the option of listening to the meeting via phone-
bridge for a fee. If you have any questions, visit 
www.capitolconnection.org or call 703-993-3100. The webcast will be 
available on the Calendar of Events at www.ferc.gov for three months 
after the conference. Transcripts of the conference will be immediately 
available for a fee from Ace-Federal Reporters, Inc. (202-347-3700).
    Commission 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 202-502-8659 (TTY), or send a FAX to 202-208-2106 with 
the required accommodations.
    Interested parties may submit post-technical conference comments 
for consideration in Docket No. AD16-18-000.
    While this conference is not for the purpose of discussing specific 
cases, we note that the discussions at the conference may address 
matters at issue in the following Commission proceedings that are 
either pending or within their rehearing period:

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                                                   Docket Nos.
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ISO New England Inc...................  RT04-2 & ER09-1532
Midwest Independent Transmission        ER11-1844
 System Operator, Inc.
Northern Indiana Public Service         EL13-88
 Company v. Midcontinent Independent
 System Operator, Inc. and PJM
 Interconnection, L.L.C.
New York Independent System Operator,   ER13-102
 Inc.
PJM Interconnection, L.L.C............  ER13-1924
PJM Interconnection, L.L.C............  ER13-1942
PJM Interconnection, L.L.C............  ER13-1944
PJM Interconnection, L.L.C............  ER13-1945
PJM Interconnection, L.L.C............  ER14-972
PJM Interconnection, L.L.C............  ER14-1485
Xcel Energy Southwest Transmission      ER14-2751
 Co., LLC.
Consolidate Edison Company of New       EL15-18
 York, Inc. v. PJM Interconnection,
 L.L.C.
Linden VFT, LLC v. PJM                  EL15-67
 Interconnection, L.L.C.
TranSource, LLC v. PJM                  EL15-79
 Interconnection, L.L.C.

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Delaware Public Service Commission and  EL15-95
 Maryland Public Service Commission v.
 PJM and Certain Transmission Owners
 Designated Under Attachment A to the
 Consolidated Transmission Owners
 Agreement.
San Diego Gas & Electric Company......  EL15-103
New York Transco, LLC.................  ER15-572
PJM Interconnection, L.L.C............  ER15-1344
PJM Interconnection, L.L.C............  ER15-1387
New York Independent System Operator,   ER15-2059
 Inc.
NextEra Energy Transmission West, LLC.  ER15-2239
PJM Interconnection, L.L.C............  ER15-2562
PJM Interconnection, L.L.C............  ER15-2563
Southwestern Public Service Co. and     EC16-64
 Xcel Energy Southwest Transmission
 Co., LLC.
Pacific Gas and Electric Company......  EL16-47
DesertLink, LLC.......................  EL16-68
Boundless Energy NE., LLC v. New York   EL16-84
 Independent System Operator, Inc.
New York Independent System Operator,   ER16-120
 Inc.
PJM Interconnection, L.L.C............  ER16-453
PJM Interconnection, L.L.C............  ER16-736
New York Independent System Operator,   ER16-835
 Inc.
New York Independent System Operator,   ER16-966
 Inc.
PJM Interconnection, L.L.C............  ER16-1232
PJM Interconnection, L.L.C............  ER16-1335
PJM Interconnection, L.L.C............  ER16-1499
Midcontinent Independent System         ER16-1534
 Operator, Inc.
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    For more information about this technical conference, please 
contact:

Sarah McKinley (Logistical Information), Office of External Affairs, 
(202) 502-8004, sarah.mckinley@ferc.gov
David Tobenkin (Technical Information), Office of Energy Policy and 
Innovation, (202) 502-6445, david.tobenkin@ferc.gov
Zeny Magos (Technical Information), Office of Energy Market Regulation, 
(202) 502-8244, zeny.magos@ferc.gov
Erica Siegmund Hough (Legal Information), Office of General Counsel, 
(202) 502-8251, erica.siegmund@ferc.gov

    Dated: June 20, 2016.
Kimberly D. Bose,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2016-15197 Filed 6-27-16; 8:45 am]
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