Chittenden Falls Hydropower, Inc.; Notice of Intent To File License Application, Filing of Pre-Application Document, Approving Use of the Traditional Licensing Process, 54081 [2016-19366]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 157 / Monday, August 15, 2016 / Notices Online service, please email FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov. or call (866) 208–3676 (toll free). For TTY, call (202) 502–8659. Dated: August 8, 2016. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2016–19332 Filed 8–12–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 3273–022] sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES Chittenden Falls Hydropower, Inc.; Notice of Intent To File License Application, Filing of Pre-Application Document, Approving Use of the Traditional Licensing Process a. Type of Filing: Notice of Intent to File License Application and Request to Use the Traditional Licensing Process. b. Project No.: 3273–022. c. Date Filed: May 31, 2016. d. Submitted By: Chittenden Falls Hydropower, Inc. e. Name of Project: Chittenden Falls Hydroelectric Project. f. Location: On Kinderhook Creek, in Columbia County, Stockport, New York. No federal lands are occupied by the project works or located within the project boundary. g. Filed Pursuant to: 18 CFR 5.3 of the Commission’s regulations. h. Potential Applicant Contact: Jonathan Miller, Chittenden Falls Hydropower, Inc., c/o Gravity Renewables, Inc., 1401 Walnut Street, Suite 220, Boulder, CO 80302; (303) 615–3102; info@gravityrenewables.com. i. FERC Contact: Gaylord Hoisington (202) 502–6032; or email at gaylord.hoisington@ferc.gov. j. Chittenden Falls Hydropower, Inc. filed its request to use the Traditional Licensing Process on May 31, 2016. Chittenden Falls Hydropower, Inc. provided public notice of its request on June 10, 2016, in the Columbia County newspaper. In a letter dated August 9, 2016, the Director of the Division of Hydropower Licensing approved Chittenden Falls Hydropower, Inc.’s request to use the Traditional Licensing Process. k. With this notice, we are initiating informal consultation with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service under section 7 of the Endangered Species Act and the joint agency regulations thereunder at 50 CFR, Part 402; and NOAA Fisheries under section 305(b) of the MagnusonStevens Fishery Conservation and VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:23 Aug 12, 2016 Jkt 238001 Management Act and implementing regulations at 50 CFR 600.920. We are also initiating consultation with the New York State Historic Preservation Officer, as required by section 106, National Historic Preservation Act, and the implementing regulations of the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation at 36 CFR 800.2. l. With this notice, we are designating Chittenden Falls Hydropower, Inc. as the Commission’s non-federal representative for carrying out informal consultation pursuant to section 7 of the Endangered Species Act and section 305(b) of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act; and consultation pursuant to section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act. m. Chittenden Falls Hydropower, Inc. filed a Pre-Application Document (PAD; including a proposed process plan and schedule) with the Commission, pursuant to 18 CFR 5.6 of the Commission’s regulations. n. A copy of the PAD is available for review at the Commission in the Public Reference Room or may be viewed on the Commission’s Web site (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 at FERCONlineSupport@ferc.gov, (866) 208–3676 (toll free), or (202) 502–8659 (TTY). A copy is also available for inspection and reproduction at the address in paragraph h. o. The licensee states its unequivocal intent to submit an application for a new license for Project No. 3273–022. Pursuant to 18 CFR 16.8, 16.9, and 16.10 each application for a new license and any competing license applications must be filed with the Commission at least 24 months prior to the expiration of the existing license. All applications for license for this project must be filed by May 31, 2019. p. Register online at http:// www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ esubscription.asp to be notified via email of new filing and issuances related to this or other pending projects. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support. Dated: August 09, 2016. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2016–19366 Filed 8–12–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P PO 00000 Frm 00041 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 54081 DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. ER16–2277–000] Solar Star California XLI, 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 Solar Star California XLI, 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 August 29, 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. 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 E:\FR\FM\15AUN1.SGM 15AUN1

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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Project No. 3273-022]


Chittenden Falls Hydropower, Inc.; Notice of Intent To File 
License Application, Filing of Pre-Application Document, Approving Use 
of the Traditional Licensing Process

    a. Type of Filing: Notice of Intent to File License Application and 
Request to Use the Traditional Licensing Process.
    b. Project No.: 3273-022.
    c. Date Filed: May 31, 2016.
    d. Submitted By: Chittenden Falls Hydropower, Inc.
    e. Name of Project: Chittenden Falls Hydroelectric Project.
    f. Location: On Kinderhook Creek, in Columbia County, Stockport, 
New York. No federal lands are occupied by the project works or located 
within the project boundary.
    g. Filed Pursuant to: 18 CFR 5.3 of the Commission's regulations.
    h. Potential Applicant Contact: Jonathan Miller, Chittenden Falls 
Hydropower, Inc., c/o Gravity Renewables, Inc., 1401 Walnut Street, 
Suite 220, Boulder, CO 80302; (303) 615-3102; 
info@gravityrenewables.com.
    i. FERC Contact: Gaylord Hoisington (202) 502-6032; or email at 
gaylord.hoisington@ferc.gov.
    j. Chittenden Falls Hydropower, Inc. filed its request to use the 
Traditional Licensing Process on May 31, 2016. Chittenden Falls 
Hydropower, Inc. provided public notice of its request on June 10, 
2016, in the Columbia County newspaper. In a letter dated August 9, 
2016, the Director of the Division of Hydropower Licensing approved 
Chittenden Falls Hydropower, Inc.'s request to use the Traditional 
Licensing Process.
    k. With this notice, we are initiating informal consultation with 
the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service under section 7 of the Endangered 
Species Act and the joint agency regulations thereunder at 50 CFR, Part 
402; and NOAA Fisheries under section 305(b) of the Magnuson-Stevens 
Fishery Conservation and Management Act and implementing regulations at 
50 CFR 600.920. We are also initiating consultation with the New York 
State Historic Preservation Officer, as required by section 106, 
National Historic Preservation Act, and the implementing regulations of 
the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation at 36 CFR 800.2.
    l. With this notice, we are designating Chittenden Falls 
Hydropower, Inc. as the Commission's non-federal representative for 
carrying out informal consultation pursuant to section 7 of the 
Endangered Species Act and section 305(b) of the Magnuson-Stevens 
Fishery Conservation and Management Act; and consultation pursuant to 
section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act.
    m. Chittenden Falls Hydropower, Inc. filed a Pre-Application 
Document (PAD; including a proposed process plan and schedule) with the 
Commission, pursuant to 18 CFR 5.6 of the Commission's regulations.
    n. A copy of the PAD is available for review at the Commission in 
the Public Reference Room or may be viewed on the Commission's Web site 
(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 at 
FERCONlineSupport@ferc.gov, (866) 208-3676 (toll free), or (202) 502-
8659 (TTY). A copy is also available for inspection and reproduction at 
the address in paragraph h.
    o. The licensee states its unequivocal intent to submit an 
application for a new license for Project No. 3273-022. Pursuant to 18 
CFR 16.8, 16.9, and 16.10 each application for a new license and any 
competing license applications must be filed with the Commission at 
least 24 months prior to the expiration of the existing license. All 
applications for license for this project must be filed by May 31, 
2019.
    p. Register online at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/esubscription.asp to be notified via email of new filing and issuances 
related to this or other pending projects. For assistance, contact FERC 
Online Support.

    Dated: August 09, 2016.
Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr.,
Deputy Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2016-19366 Filed 8-12-16; 8:45 am]
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