Water Street Land, LLC; Notice of Application Tendered for Filing With the Commission and Soliciting Additional Study Requests, 49644-49645 [2016-17849]

Download as PDF 49644 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 145 / Thursday, July 28, 2016 / Notices eLibrary. The full text of this document is available on eLibrary in PDF and Microsoft Word format for viewing, printing, and/or downloading. To access this document in eLibrary, type the docket number excluding the last three digits of this document in the docket number field. 22. User assistance is available for eLibrary and the FERC’s Web site during normal business hours from FERC Online Support at 202–502–6652 (toll free at 1–866–208–3676) or email at ferconlinesupport@ferc.gov, or the Public Reference Room at (202) 502– 8371, TTY (202) 502–8659. Email the Public Reference Room at public.referenceroom@ferc.gov. By direction of the Commission. Issued: July 21, 2016. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2016–17854 Filed 7–27–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket Nos. EL16–101–000] Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association, Inc.; Notice of Petition for Partial Waiver July 20, 2016. Take notice that on July 15, 2016, pursuant to section 292.402 of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (Commission) Rules of Practice and Procedure,1 Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association, Inc. (Tri-State) on behalf of itself and its electric distribution cooperative member-owners (collectively, the Participating Members),2 filed a petition for partial 1 18 CFR 292.402. member owners joining in this petition are Big Horn Rural Electric Company, Carbon Power and Light, Inc., Central New Mexico Electric Cooperative, Inc., Chimney Rock Public Power District, Continental Divide Electric Cooperative, Inc., Garland Light and Power Company, High Plains Power, Inc., High West Energy, Inc., Highline Electric Association, Jemez Mountains Electric Cooperative, Inc., K.C. Electric Association, Inc., The Midwest Electric Cooperative Corporation, Mora-San Miguel Electric Cooperative, Inc., Morgan County Rural Electric Association, Mountain Parks Electric, Inc., Mountain View Electric Association, Inc., Niobrara Electric Association, Inc., Northern Rio Arriba Electric Cooperative, Inc., Otero County Electric Cooperative, Inc., Panhandle Rural Electric Membership Association, Roosevelt Public Power District, San Luis Valley Rural Electric Cooperative, Inc., Sierra Electric Cooperative, Inc., Socorm Electric Cooperative, Inc., Southeast Colorado Power Association, Southwestern Electric Cooperative, Inc., Springer Electric Cooperative, Lhorne on DSK30JT082PROD with NOTICES 2 Tri-State’s VerDate Sep<11>2014 14:44 Jul 27, 2016 Jkt 238001 waiver of certain obligations imposed on Tri-State and the Participating Members under Sections 292.303(a) and 292.303(b) of the Commission’s regulations, all as more fully explained in the petition. 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 385.211and 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. Anyone filing a motion to intervene or protest must serve a copy of that document on the Petitioner. 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 online at http://www.ferc.gov, using the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link and is available for 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. Comment Date: 5:00 p.m. Eastern time on August 5, 2016. Dated: July 20, 2016. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2016–17858 Filed 7–27–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P Inc., Wheatland Rural Electric Association, Inc., Wyrulec Company, and Y–W Electric Association, Inc. PO 00000 Frm 00027 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 14680–002] Water Street Land, LLC; Notice of Application Tendered for Filing With the Commission and Soliciting Additional Study Requests Take notice that the following hydroelectric application has been filed with the Commission and is available for public inspection. a. Type of Application: Exemption from Licensing. b. Project No.: 14680–002. c. Date filed: July 13, 2016. d. Applicant: Water Street Land, LLC. e. Name of Project: Natick Pond Dam Hydroelectric Project. f. Location: On the Pawtuxet River, in the Towns of Warwick and West Warwick, in Kent County, Rhode Island. No federal lands would be occupied by project works or located within the project boundary. g. Filed Pursuant to: Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978, 16 U.S.C. 2705, 2708 (2012), amended by the Hydropower Regulatory Efficiency Act of 2013, Pub. L. 113–23, 127 Stat. 493 (2013). h. Applicant Contact: Mr. Rob Cioe, Water Street Land, LLC, P.O. Box 358, North Kingstown, Rhode Island 02852; (480) 797–3077. i. FERC Contact: John Ramer, (202) 502–8969, john.ramer@ferc.gov. j. 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 item l 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). k. Pursuant to section 4.32(b)(7) of 18 CFR of the Commission’s regulations, if any resource agency, Indian Tribe, or person believes that an additional scientific study should be conducted in order to form an adequate factual basis for a complete analysis of the application on its merit, the resource agency, Indian Tribe, or person must file a request for a study with the Commission not later than 60 days from the date of filing of the application, and serve a copy of the request on the applicant. E:\FR\FM\28JYN1.SGM 28JYN1 Lhorne on DSK30JT082PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 145 / Thursday, July 28, 2016 / Notices l. Deadline for filing additional study requests and requests for cooperating agency status: September 12, 2016. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file additional study requests and 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–14680–002. m. The application is not ready for environmental analysis at this time. n. The proposed Natick Pond Dam Project would consist of: (1) An existing 265-foot-long granite block dam with a 166-foot-long spillway; (2) an existing 58-foot to 125.3-foot-wide, 1-foot to 28foot-deep earth embankment; (3) an existing 44-foot-long, 4-foot to 20-foothigh south granite block training wall; (4) an existing 1,244-foot-long, 18-foot to 41.25-foot-high granite block and cobble stone north training wall; (5) an existing 4-foot-wide, 6-foot-high granite block low level outlet; (6) an existing 46.0-acre impoundment (Natick Pond) with a normal surface elevation of about 48.5 feet North American Vertical Datum of 1988; (7) a new 97-foot-long, 32.2-footwide, 6.6-foot-deep concrete intake channel; (8) a new 7.6-foot-high, 11.1foot-wide steel sluice gate with a new 8.3-foot-high, 32.2-foot-wide steel trashrack with 6-inch clear bar spacing; (9) two new 113-foot-long, 28-foot-wide concrete turbine bays containing two 42.7-foot-long, 9.2-foot-diameter Archimedes screw turbine-generator units each rated at 180 kilowatts (kW) for a total installed capacity of 360 kW; (10) a new 20.8-foot-high, 23.8-footlong, 27.8-foot-wide concrete powerhouse containing a new gearbox and electrical controls; (11) a new 43foot long, 29-foot-wide, 5-foot-deep tailrace; (12) a new 220-foot-long, 12.47kilovolt above-ground transmission line connecting the powerhouse to National Grid’s distribution system; and (13) appurtenant facilities. The estimated annual generation of the proposed Natick Pond Dam Project would be about 1,800 megawatt-hours. The applicant proposes to operate the project in a run-of-river mode. There are no federal or state lands associated with the project. o. A copy of the application is available for review at the Commission in the Public Reference Room or may be VerDate Sep<11>2014 14:44 Jul 27, 2016 Jkt 238001 viewed on the Commission’s Web site 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. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support. A copy is also available for inspection and reproduction at the address in item h above. 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, contact FERC Online Support. p. With this notice, we are initiating consultation with the Rhode Island State Historic Preservation Officer (SHPO), as required by section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act and the regulations of the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation, 36 CFR 800.4. q. Procedural schedule: The application will be processed according to the following preliminary schedule. Revisions to the schedule will be made as appropriate (e.g., study requests and/ or application deficiencies may lengthen the schedule). Issue Deficiency Letter August 2016 Issue Notice of Acceptance/ Ready for Environmental Analysis October 2016 Issue EA/Order January 2017 Dated: July 20, 2016. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2016–17849 Filed 7–27–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Combined Notice of Filings #2 Take notice that the Commission received the following electric rate filings: Docket Numbers: ER16–1546–001. Applicants: Southwest Power Pool, Inc. Description: Tariff Amendment: Deficiency Response in ER16–1546— Arkansas Electric Coop. Corp. Formula Rate to be effective 7/1/2016. Filed Date: 7/21/16. Accession Number: 20160721–5088. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 8/11/16. Docket Numbers: ER16–2261–000. Applicants: The Connecticut Light and Power Company. Description: Section 205(d) Rate Filing: PSEG Power CT Engineering PO 00000 Frm 00028 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 49645 Design Siting-Original Service Agreement No. IA–ES–35 to be effective 7/5/2016. Filed Date: 7/21/16. Accession Number: 20160721–5068. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 8/11/16. Docket Numbers: ER16–2262–000. Applicants: Public Service Company of Colorado. Description: Section 205(d) Rate Filing: PSCo CSU CO&M JF SS Agrmt 395 0.0.0 to be effective 9/20/2016. Filed Date: 7/21/16. Accession Number: 20160721–5075. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 8/11/16. Docket Numbers: ER16–2263–000. Applicants: Telysium Energy Marketing, LLC. Description: Baseline eTariff Filing: Telysium Energy Marketing, LLC Market-Based Rate Tariff to be effective 7/30/2016. Filed Date: 7/21/16. Accession Number: 20160721–5087. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 8/11/16. Docket Numbers: ER16–2264–000. Applicants: Tampa Electric Company. Description: Compliance filing: Compliance Filing Under Order 827 to be effective 9/21/2016. Filed Date: 7/21/16. Accession Number: 20160721–5090. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 8/11/16. The filings are accessible in the Commission’s eLibrary system by clicking on the links or querying the docket number. Any person desiring to intervene or protest in any of the above proceedings must file in accordance with Rules 211 and 214 of the Commission’s Regulations (18 CFR 385.211 and 385.214) on or before 5:00 p.m. Eastern time on the specified comment date. Protests may be considered, but intervention is necessary to become a party to the proceeding. eFiling is encouraged. More detailed information relating to filing requirements, interventions, protests, service, and qualifying facilities filings can be found at: http://www.ferc.gov/ docs-filing/efiling/filing-req.pdf. For other information, call (866) 208–3676 (toll free). For TTY, call (202) 502–8659. Dated: July 21, 2016. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2016–17835 Filed 7–27–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P E:\FR\FM\28JYN1.SGM 28JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 145 (Thursday, July 28, 2016)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Project No. 14680-002]


Water Street Land, LLC; Notice of Application Tendered for Filing 
With the Commission and Soliciting Additional Study Requests

    Take notice that the following hydroelectric application has been 
filed with the Commission and is available for public inspection.
    a. Type of Application: Exemption from Licensing.
    b. Project No.: 14680-002.
    c. Date filed: July 13, 2016.
    d. Applicant: Water Street Land, LLC.
    e. Name of Project: Natick Pond Dam Hydroelectric Project.
    f. Location: On the Pawtuxet River, in the Towns of Warwick and 
West Warwick, in Kent County, Rhode Island. No federal lands would be 
occupied by project works or located within the project boundary.
    g. Filed Pursuant to: Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 
1978, 16 U.S.C. 2705, 2708 (2012), amended by the Hydropower Regulatory 
Efficiency Act of 2013, Pub. L. 113-23, 127 Stat. 493 (2013).
    h. Applicant Contact: Mr. Rob Cioe, Water Street Land, LLC, P.O. 
Box 358, North Kingstown, Rhode Island 02852; (480) 797-3077.
    i. FERC Contact: John Ramer, (202) 502-8969, john.ramer@ferc.gov.
    j. 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 item l 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).
    k. Pursuant to section 4.32(b)(7) of 18 CFR of the Commission's 
regulations, if any resource agency, Indian Tribe, or person believes 
that an additional scientific study should be conducted in order to 
form an adequate factual basis for a complete analysis of the 
application on its merit, the resource agency, Indian Tribe, or person 
must file a request for a study with the Commission not later than 60 
days from the date of filing of the application, and serve a copy of 
the request on the applicant.

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    l. Deadline for filing additional study requests and requests for 
cooperating agency status: September 12, 2016.
    The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file 
additional study requests and 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-14680-002.
    m. The application is not ready for environmental analysis at this 
time.
    n. The proposed Natick Pond Dam Project would consist of: (1) An 
existing 265-foot-long granite block dam with a 166-foot-long spillway; 
(2) an existing 58-foot to 125.3-foot-wide, 1-foot to 28-foot-deep 
earth embankment; (3) an existing 44-foot-long, 4-foot to 20-foot-high 
south granite block training wall; (4) an existing 1,244-foot-long, 18-
foot to 41.25-foot-high granite block and cobble stone north training 
wall; (5) an existing 4-foot-wide, 6-foot-high granite block low level 
outlet; (6) an existing 46.0-acre impoundment (Natick Pond) with a 
normal surface elevation of about 48.5 feet North American Vertical 
Datum of 1988; (7) a new 97-foot-long, 32.2-foot-wide, 6.6-foot-deep 
concrete intake channel; (8) a new 7.6-foot-high, 11.1-foot-wide steel 
sluice gate with a new 8.3-foot-high, 32.2-foot-wide steel trashrack 
with 6-inch clear bar spacing; (9) two new 113-foot-long, 28-foot-wide 
concrete turbine bays containing two 42.7-foot-long, 9.2-foot-diameter 
Archimedes screw turbine-generator units each rated at 180 kilowatts 
(kW) for a total installed capacity of 360 kW; (10) a new 20.8-foot-
high, 23.8-foot-long, 27.8-foot-wide concrete powerhouse containing a 
new gearbox and electrical controls; (11) a new 43-foot long, 29-foot-
wide, 5-foot-deep tailrace; (12) a new 220-foot-long, 12.47-kilovolt 
above-ground transmission line connecting the powerhouse to National 
Grid's distribution system; and (13) appurtenant facilities. The 
estimated annual generation of the proposed Natick Pond Dam Project 
would be about 1,800 megawatt-hours. The applicant proposes to operate 
the project in a run-of-river mode. There are no federal or state lands 
associated with the project.
    o. A copy of the application is available for review at the 
Commission in the Public Reference Room or may be viewed on the 
Commission's Web site 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. For assistance, contact 
FERC Online Support. A copy is also available for inspection and 
reproduction at the address in item h above.
    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, contact FERC 
Online Support.
    p. With this notice, we are initiating consultation with the Rhode 
Island State Historic Preservation Officer (SHPO), as required by 
section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act and the 
regulations of the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation, 36 CFR 
800.4.
    q. Procedural schedule: The application will be processed according 
to the following preliminary schedule. Revisions to the schedule will 
be made as appropriate (e.g., study requests and/or application 
deficiencies may lengthen the schedule).

Issue Deficiency Letter August 2016
Issue Notice of Acceptance/
    Ready for Environmental Analysis October 2016
Issue EA/Order January 2017

    Dated: July 20, 2016.
Kimberly D. Bose,
 Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2016-17849 Filed 7-27-16; 8:45 am]
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