Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc.; Notice of Institution of Section 206 Proceeding and Refund Effective Date, 49637 [2016-17836]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 145 / Thursday, July 28, 2016 / Notices Location: Moose Pass Community Hall, Mile 29.5 Seward Highway, Moose Pass, AK 99631. Copies of the Scoping Document (SD3) outlining the subject areas to be addressed in the EA were distributed to the parties on the Commission’s mailing list and to Kenai Hydro’s distribution list. Copies of the SD3 will be available at the scoping meetings and may be viewed on the Web at http:// www.ferc.gov using the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link (see item m above). Individuals, organizations, and agencies with environmental expertise and concerns are encouraged to attend the meeting and to assist the staff in defining and clarifying the issues to be addressed in the EA. Dated: July 22, 2016. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2016–17855 Filed 7–27–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P Environmental Site Review DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY The Applicant and FERC staff will conduct a project Environmental Site Review beginning at 8:00 a.m. on September 7, 2016. All participants interested in the environmental site review and hiking into the location of the proposed powerhouse should meet at the Moose Pass Community Hall on the Seward Highway at mile 29.5 by 8 a.m. on September 7, 2016. Participants should be in good health and prepared/ able to hike without assistance for 5 miles in unimproved trail conditions with a 200 yard section of off trail hiking in a heavily forested area. The elevation gain for the hike is approximately 200 feet. Participants should also pack their own lunch, snacks and water, wear rugged footwear, and be prepared for inclement and potentially cold weather conditions. Anyone with questions about the site visit should contact Mike Salzetti at (907) 283–2375 or msalzetti@ homerelectric.com. Those individuals planning to participate in the site visit should notify Mr. Salzetti of their intent, no later than August 26, 2016. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Lhorne on DSK30JT082PROD with NOTICES Objectives At the scoping meetings, the staff will: (1) Summarize the environmental issues tentatively identified for analysis in the EA; (2) solicit from the meeting participants all available information, especially quantifiable data, on the resources at issue; (3) encourage statements from experts and the public on issues that should be analyzed in the EA, including viewpoints in opposition to, or in support of, the staff’s preliminary views; (4) determine the resource issues to be addressed in the EA; and (5) identify those issues that require a detailed analysis, as well as those issues that do not require a detailed analysis. Procedures The meetings are recorded by a stenographer and become part of the formal record of the Commission proceeding on the project. VerDate Sep<11>2014 14:44 Jul 27, 2016 Jkt 238001 [Docket No. EL16–99–000] Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc.; Notice of Institution of Section 206 Proceeding and Refund Effective Date On July 21, 2016, the Commission issued an order in Docket No. EL16–99– 000, pursuant to section 206 of the Federal Power Act (FPA), 16 U.S.C. 824e (2012), instituting an investigation into the justness and reasonableness of the Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc.’s Transmission, Energy and Operating Reserve Markets Tariff. Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc., 156 FERC ¶ 61,061 (2016). The refund effective date in Docket No. EL16–99–000, established pursuant to section 206(b) of the FPA, will be the date of publication of this notice in the Federal Register. Dated: July 21, 2016. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2016–17836 Filed 7–27–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. RM16–17–000] Data Collection for Analytics and Surveillance and Market-Based Rate Purposes; Notice of the Technical Workshop on the Draft Data Dictionary Attached to the Data Collection for Analytics and Surveillance and MarketBased Rate Purposes Notice of Proposed Rulemaking The Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Data Collection for Analytics and Surveillance and Market-Based Rate Purposes (NOPR) issued today in Docket No. RM16–17 proposes to revise the PO 00000 Frm 00020 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 49637 Commission’s regulations to collect certain data for analytics and surveillance purposes from marketbased rate (MBR) sellers and entities trading virtual products or holding financial transmission rights and to change certain aspects of the substance and format of information submitted for MBR purposes.1 In the NOPR, the Commission also states that a data dictionary posted to the Commission’s Web site would define the framework to be followed by users in submitting information for inclusion in the relational database and that staff will hold technical workshops on the data dictionary and the submittal process.2 This notice announces a technical workshop to review the draft data dictionary attached to the NOPR. All interested parties are invited to attend. The workshop will be held in Washington, DC, on August 11, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at FERC headquarters in the Commission Meeting Room, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC. For those unable to attend in person, access to the workshop sessions will be available by webcast. The workshop is intended to provide a forum for interactive, detailed discussion of the elements contained in the sample data dictionary. Commission staff will lead the workshop. The agenda for the workshop is attached. Notes from the workshop will be posted on FERC.gov. Due to the detailed, substantive nature of the subject matter, parties interested in actively participating in the discussion are encouraged to attend in person. All interested parties (whether attending in person or via webcast) are asked to register online at https://www.ferc.gov/whats-new/ registration/08-11-16-form.asp. There is no registration fee. Those wishing to actively participate in the discussion by telephone during the workshop should send a request for a telephone line to RM16-17.NOPR@ ferc.gov by close of business on Friday, August 5th, with the subject line: RM16–17 NOPR Workshop Teleconference Request. Commission workshops 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. 1 Data Collection for Analytics and Surveillance and Market-Based Rate Purposes, 156 FERC ¶61, 045 (2016). 2 Id. at P 15. E:\FR\FM\28JYN1.SGM 28JYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Docket No. EL16-99-000]


Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc.; Notice of 
Institution of Section 206 Proceeding and Refund Effective Date

    On July 21, 2016, the Commission issued an order in Docket No. 
EL16-99-000, pursuant to section 206 of the Federal Power Act (FPA), 16 
U.S.C. 824e (2012), instituting an investigation into the justness and 
reasonableness of the Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc.'s 
Transmission, Energy and Operating Reserve Markets Tariff. Midcontinent 
Independent System Operator, Inc., 156 FERC ] 61,061 (2016).
    The refund effective date in Docket No. EL16-99-000, established 
pursuant to section 206(b) of the FPA, will be the date of publication 
of this notice in the Federal Register.

    Dated: July 21, 2016.
Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr.,
Deputy Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2016-17836 Filed 7-27-16; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 6717-01-P