Energy Resources USA, Inc.; Notice of Preliminary Permit Application Accepted for Filing and Soliciting Comments and Motions To Intervene, 90835 [2016-30067]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 241 / Thursday, December 15, 2016 / Notices 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: December 8, 2016. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2016–30128 Filed 12–14–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 14757–000] rmajette on DSK2TPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Energy Resources USA, Inc.; Notice of Preliminary Permit Application Accepted for Filing and Soliciting Comments and Motions To Intervene On February 19, 2016, Energy Resources USA, Inc. (Energy Resources) filed an application for a preliminary permit, pursuant to section 4(f) of the Federal Power Act (FPA), proposing to study the feasibility of the New Savannah Bluff Lock and Dam Hydroelectric Project (project) to be located at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ New Savannah Bluff Lock and Dam on the Savannah River in Aiken County, South Carolina. The sole purpose of a preliminary permit, if issued, is to grant the permit holder priority to file a license application during the permit term. A preliminary permit does not authorize the permit holder to perform any land-disturbing activities or otherwise enter upon lands or waters owned by others without the owners’ express permission. The proposed project would consist of the following: (1) A 300-foot-long, 90foot-wide intake area; (2) a 98-foot-long, 45-foot-wide powerhouse containing two vertical Kaplan turbine-generator units with a total capacity of 8 megawatts; (3) a 350-foot-long, 120-footwide tailrace; (4) a 60-foot-long, 50-footwide substation; and (5) a 6.54-milelong, 69 kV transmission line. The estimated annual generation of the project would be 68.5 gigawatt-hours, VerDate Sep<11>2014 15:19 Dec 14, 2016 Jkt 241001 and would operate as directed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Applicant Contact: Mr. Ander Gonzalez, Business Development Manager, Energy Resources USA, Inc., 350 Lincoln Road, 2nd floor, Miami, Florida 22139; phone: (954) 248–8425. FERC Contact: Navreet Deo; phone: (202) 502–6304. Deadline for filing comments, motions to intervene, competing applications (without notices of intent), or notices of intent to file competing applications: 60 days from the issuance of this notice. Competing applications and notices of intent must meet the requirements of 18 CFR 4.36. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file comments, motions to intervene, notices of intent, and competing applications using the Commission’s eFiling system at http:// www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/efiling.asp. Commenters can submit brief comments up to 6,000 characters, without prior registration, using the eComment system at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ ecomment.asp. You must include your name and contact information at the end of your comments. 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–14757–000. More information about this project, including a copy of the application, can be viewed or printed on the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link of Commission’s Web site at http:// www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/elibrary.asp. Enter the docket number (P–14757–000) in the docket number field to access the document. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support. Dated: December 7, 2016. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2016–30067 Filed 12–14–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Combined Notice of Filings #1 Take notice that the Commission received the following electric corporate filings: Docket Numbers: EC17–43–000. Applicants: Boulder Solar II, LLC, AEP Renewables, LLC. PO 00000 Frm 00064 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 90835 Description: Joint Application of Boulder Solar II, LLC and AEP Renewables, LLC for Authorization of Transaction under Section 203 of the Federal Power Act and Requests for Waivers, Confidential Treatment, and Expedited Action. Filed Date: 12/6/16. Accession Number: 20161206–5276. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/27/16. Take notice that the Commission received the following electric rate filings: Docket Numbers: ER17–492–000. Applicants: Lark Energy Developments, Inc. Description: Petition for Limited Waiver of Tariff Provisions and Request for Expedited Action of Lark Energy Developments, Inc. Filed Date: 12/6/16. Accession Number: 20161206–5168. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/16/16. Docket Numbers: ER17–495–000. Applicants: Southwest Power Pool, Inc. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: Revisions to Attachment AE to Add Term Instantaneous Load Capacity to be effective 2/4/2017. Filed Date: 12/6/16. Accession Number: 20161206–5250. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/27/16. Docket Numbers: ER17–496–000. Applicants: Peak View Wind Energy LLC, Black Hills/Colorado Electric Utility Company, LP. Description: Black Hills/Colorado Electric Utility Company, LP submits Notice of Cancellation of Market-Based Rate Tariff on behalf of Peak View Wind Energy LLC. Filed Date: 12/6/16. Accession Number: 20161206–5278. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/27/16. Docket Numbers: ER17–497–000. Applicants: International Transmission Company. Description: Request for Limited Waiver of Tariff Provisions and Expedited Action of International Transmission Company. Filed Date: 12/6/16. Accession Number: 20161206–5280. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/27/16. Docket Numbers: ER17–498–000. Applicants: Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: Temporary Credit Extension to be effective 1/1/2017. Filed Date: 12/7/16. Accession Number: 20161207–5047. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/28/16. Docket Numbers: ER17–499–000. Applicants: Arizona Public Service Company. E:\FR\FM\15DEN1.SGM 15DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 241 (Thursday, December 15, 2016)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2016-30067]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Project No. 14757-000]


Energy Resources USA, Inc.; Notice of Preliminary Permit 
Application Accepted for Filing and Soliciting Comments and Motions To 
Intervene

    On February 19, 2016, Energy Resources USA, Inc. (Energy Resources) 
filed an application for a preliminary permit, pursuant to section 4(f) 
of the Federal Power Act (FPA), proposing to study the feasibility of 
the New Savannah Bluff Lock and Dam Hydroelectric Project (project) to 
be located at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' New Savannah Bluff Lock 
and Dam on the Savannah River in Aiken County, South Carolina. The sole 
purpose of a preliminary permit, if issued, is to grant the permit 
holder priority to file a license application during the permit term. A 
preliminary permit does not authorize the permit holder to perform any 
land-disturbing activities or otherwise enter upon lands or waters 
owned by others without the owners' express permission.
    The proposed project would consist of the following: (1) A 300-
foot-long, 90-foot-wide intake area; (2) a 98-foot-long, 45-foot-wide 
powerhouse containing two vertical Kaplan turbine-generator units with 
a total capacity of 8 megawatts; (3) a 350-foot-long, 120-foot-wide 
tailrace; (4) a 60-foot-long, 50-foot-wide substation; and (5) a 6.54-
mile-long, 69 kV transmission line. The estimated annual generation of 
the project would be 68.5 gigawatt-hours, and would operate as directed 
by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
    Applicant Contact: Mr. Ander Gonzalez, Business Development 
Manager, Energy Resources USA, Inc., 350 Lincoln Road, 2nd floor, 
Miami, Florida 22139; phone: (954) 248-8425.
    FERC Contact: Navreet Deo; phone: (202) 502-6304.
    Deadline for filing comments, motions to intervene, competing 
applications (without notices of intent), or notices of intent to file 
competing applications: 60 days from the issuance of this notice. 
Competing applications and notices of intent must meet the requirements 
of 18 CFR 4.36.
    The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file 
comments, motions to intervene, notices of intent, and competing 
applications using the Commission's eFiling system at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/efiling.asp. Commenters can submit brief 
comments up to 6,000 characters, without prior registration, using the 
eComment system at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ecomment.asp. You 
must include your name and contact information at the end of your 
comments. 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-14757-000.
    More information about this project, including a copy of the 
application, can be viewed or printed on the ``eLibrary'' link of 
Commission's Web site at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/elibrary.asp. 
Enter the docket number (P-14757-000) in the docket number field to 
access the document. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support.

    Dated: December 7, 2016.
 Kimberly D. Bose,
 Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2016-30067 Filed 12-14-16; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 6717-01-P