Columbia Gas Transmission L.L.C.; Notice of Schedule for Environmental Review of the Central Virginia Connector Project, 5556-5557 [2017-00985]

Download as PDF 5556 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 11 / Wednesday, January 18, 2017 / Notices 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 Online service, please email FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov. or call (866) 208–3676 (toll free). For TTY, call (202) 502–8659. Commission in this proceeding, in accordance with 18 CFR 4.34(b) and 385.2010. Dated: January 10, 2017. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–00933 Filed 1–17–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. ER17–764–000] Dated: January 11, 2017. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES Stream Ohio Gas & Electric LLC; Supplemental Notice That Initial Market-Based Rate Filing Includes Request for Blanket Section 204 Authorization [FR Doc. 2017–00990 Filed 1–17–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P This is a supplemental notice in the above-referenced proceeding of Stream Ohio Gas & Electric 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 January 31, 2017. 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. VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:04 Jan 17, 2017 Jkt 241001 DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. EL17–37–000] Notice of Complaint American Municipal Power, Inc. v. PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. Take notice that on January 9, 2017, pursuant to sections 206, 306, and 309 of the Federal Power Act, 16 U.S.C. 824e, 825e, and 825h, and Rules 206 and 212 of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (Commission) Rules of Practice and Procedure, 18 CFR 385.206 and 385.212, American Municipal Power, Inc. (AMP or Complainant) filed a formal complaint against PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. (PJM or Respondent) alleging that PJM violated its Open Access Transmission Tariff and its Operating Agreement by improperly charging AMP for certain congestion charges associated with the transmission of energy from its facility, all as more fully explained in the complaint. AMP certifies that copies of the complaint were served on the contacts for PJM as listed on the Commission’s list of Corporate Officials. 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, 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 PO 00000 Frm 00035 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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 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 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 February 8, 2017. Dated: January 9, 2017. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–00929 Filed 1–17–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. CP16–493–000] Columbia Gas Transmission L.L.C.; Notice of Schedule for Environmental Review of the Central Virginia Connector Project On August 12, 2016, Columbia Gas Transmission L.L.C. (Columbia) filed an application in Docket No. CP16–493– 000 requesting a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity pursuant to section 7(c) of the Natural Gas Act to construct and operate certain natural gas pipeline facilities. The proposed project is known as the Central Virginia Connector Project (Project), and would provide an additional 45,000 dekatherms per day of natural gas capacity on Columbia’s system and modernize compression at the Louisa Compressor Station. On August 25, 2016 the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission E:\FR\FM\18JAN1.SGM 18JAN1 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 11 / Wednesday, January 18, 2017 / Notices (Commission or FERC) issued its Notice of Application for the Project. Among other things, that notice alerted agencies issuing federal authorizations of the requirement to complete all necessary reviews and to reach a final decision on a request for a federal authorization within 90 days of the date of issuance of the Commission staff’s Environmental Assessment (EA) for the Project. This instant notice identifies the FERC staff’s planned schedule for the completion of the EA for the Project. Schedule for Environmental Review Issuance of EA: February 28, 2017. 90-day Federal Authorization Decision Deadline: May 29, 2017. If a schedule change becomes necessary, additional notice will be provided so that the relevant agencies are kept informed of the Project’s progress. Project Description Columbia proposes to replace three Solar Saturn units with one Solar Centaur 50 unit at the existing Louisa Compressor Station, convert the replaced units to standby, increase the certificated horsepower (HP) at the Louisa Compressor Station from 4,050 HP to 6,130 HP, install pipe and valve modifications to make the existing point of delivery between Columbia’s Mainline VM–108 and VM–109 at Boswell’s Tavern Compressor Station bidirectional, install a new point of delivery meter station adjacent to Columbia’s Goochland Compressor Station, and install other appurtenant facilities. All work would be performed in Louisa and Goochland Counties, Virginia. mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES Background On September 27, 2016 the Commission issued a Notice of Intent to Prepare an Environmental Assessment for the Proposed Central Virginia Connector Project and Request for Comments on Environmental Issues (NOI). The NOI was sent to affected landowners; federal, state, and local government agencies; elected officials; environmental and public interest groups; Native American tribes; other interested parties; and local libraries and newspapers. In response to the NOI, the Commission received a comment from the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation, which recommended strict adherence to the erosion and sediment control measures during all land disturbing activities. Additional Information In order to receive notification of the issuance of the EA and to keep track of all formal issuances and submittals in VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:04 Jan 17, 2017 Jkt 241001 specific dockets, the Commission offers a free service called eSubscription. This can reduce the amount of time you spend researching proceedings by automatically providing you with notification of these filings, document summaries, and direct links to the documents. Go to www.ferc.gov/docsfiling/esubscription.asp. Additional information about the Project is available from the Commission’s Office of External Affairs at (866) 208–FERC or on the FERC Web site (www.ferc.gov). Using the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link, select ‘‘General Search’’ from the eLibrary menu, enter the selected date range and ‘‘Docket Number’’ excluding the last three digits (i.e., CP16–493), and follow the instructions. For assistance with access to eLibrary, the helpline can be reached at (866) 208–3676, TTY (202) 502–8659, or at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov. The eLibrary link on the FERC Web site also provides access to the texts of formal documents issued by the Commission, such as orders, notices, and rule makings. Dated: January 11, 2017. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–00985 Filed 1–17–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P 5557 protests must be filed on or before the comment date. On or before the comment date, it is not necessary to serve motions to intervene or protests on persons other than the Applicant. 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 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 January 27, 2017. Dated: January 9, 2017. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–00935 Filed 1–17–17; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY BILLING CODE 6717–01–P Federal Energy Regulatory Commission DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY [Docket No. TX17–1–000] Wheatridge Wind Energy, LLC; Notice of Filing Take notice that on January 6, 2017, pursuant to sections 210, 211, and 212 of the Federal Power Act, 16 U.S.C. 824i, 824j, and 824k, and Part 36 of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (Commission) Regulations, 18 CFR part 36, Wheatridge Wind Energy, LLC submitted an application for an order directing the provision of interconnection and transmission service. 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, 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 PO 00000 Frm 00036 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Combined Notice of Filings #1 Take notice that the Commission received the following electric corporate filings: Docket Numbers: EC17–61–000. Applicants: Michigan Electric Transmission Company, LLC. Description: Application Pursuant to Section 203 of the Federal Power Act of Michigan Electric Transmission Company, LLC. Filed Date: 1/9/17. Accession Number: 20170109–5366. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 1/30/17. Take notice that the Commission received the following electric rate filings: Docket Numbers: ER10–3124–004; ER10–3129–004; ER10–3130–004; ER10–3132–004; ER10–3134–004; ER10–3137–004; ER13–460–001. Applicants: Noble Altona Windpark, LLC, Noble Bliss Windpark, LLC, Noble Clinton Windpark I, LLC, Noble E:\FR\FM\18JAN1.SGM 18JAN1

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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 11 (Wednesday, January 18, 2017)]
[Notices]
[Pages 5556-5557]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Docket No. CP16-493-000]


Columbia Gas Transmission L.L.C.; Notice of Schedule for 
Environmental Review of the Central Virginia Connector Project

    On August 12, 2016, Columbia Gas Transmission L.L.C. (Columbia) 
filed an application in Docket No. CP16-493-000 requesting a 
Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity pursuant to section 
7(c) of the Natural Gas Act to construct and operate certain natural 
gas pipeline facilities. The proposed project is known as the Central 
Virginia Connector Project (Project), and would provide an additional 
45,000 dekatherms per day of natural gas capacity on Columbia's system 
and modernize compression at the Louisa Compressor Station.
    On August 25, 2016 the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

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(Commission or FERC) issued its Notice of Application for the Project. 
Among other things, that notice alerted agencies issuing federal 
authorizations of the requirement to complete all necessary reviews and 
to reach a final decision on a request for a federal authorization 
within 90 days of the date of issuance of the Commission staff's 
Environmental Assessment (EA) for the Project. This instant notice 
identifies the FERC staff's planned schedule for the completion of the 
EA for the Project.

Schedule for Environmental Review

Issuance of EA: February 28, 2017.
90-day Federal Authorization Decision Deadline: May 29, 2017.

    If a schedule change becomes necessary, additional notice will 
be provided so that the relevant agencies are kept informed of the 
Project's progress.

Project Description

    Columbia proposes to replace three Solar Saturn units with one 
Solar Centaur 50 unit at the existing Louisa Compressor Station, 
convert the replaced units to standby, increase the certificated 
horsepower (HP) at the Louisa Compressor Station from 4,050 HP to 6,130 
HP, install pipe and valve modifications to make the existing point of 
delivery between Columbia's Mainline VM-108 and VM-109 at Boswell's 
Tavern Compressor Station bi-directional, install a new point of 
delivery meter station adjacent to Columbia's Goochland Compressor 
Station, and install other appurtenant facilities. All work would be 
performed in Louisa and Goochland Counties, Virginia.

Background

    On September 27, 2016 the Commission issued a Notice of Intent to 
Prepare an Environmental Assessment for the Proposed Central Virginia 
Connector Project and Request for Comments on Environmental Issues 
(NOI). The NOI was sent to affected landowners; federal, state, and 
local government agencies; elected officials; environmental and public 
interest groups; Native American tribes; other interested parties; and 
local libraries and newspapers. In response to the NOI, the Commission 
received a comment from the Virginia Department of Conservation and 
Recreation, which recommended strict adherence to the erosion and 
sediment control measures during all land disturbing activities.

Additional Information

    In order to receive notification of the issuance of the EA and to 
keep track of all formal issuances and submittals in specific dockets, 
the Commission offers a free service called eSubscription. This can 
reduce the amount of time you spend researching proceedings by 
automatically providing you with notification of these filings, 
document summaries, and direct links to the documents. Go to 
www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/esubscription.asp.
    Additional information about the Project is available from the 
Commission's Office of External Affairs at (866) 208-FERC or on the 
FERC Web site (www.ferc.gov). Using the ``eLibrary'' link, select 
``General Search'' from the eLibrary menu, enter the selected date 
range and ``Docket Number'' excluding the last three digits (i.e., 
CP16-493), and follow the instructions. For assistance with access to 
eLibrary, the helpline can be reached at (866) 208-3676, TTY (202) 502-
8659, or at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov. The eLibrary link on the FERC 
Web site also provides access to the texts of formal documents issued 
by the Commission, such as orders, notices, and rule makings.

    Dated: January 11, 2017.
Kimberly D. Bose,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2017-00985 Filed 1-17-17; 8:45 am]
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