Davis & Weber Counties Canal Company; Notice of Preliminary Determination of a Qualifying Conduit Hydropower Facility and Soliciting Comments and Motions To Intervene, 28312-28313 [2017-12929]

Download as PDF 28312 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 118 / Wednesday, June 21, 2017 / Notices appropriate action to take, the Commission will consider all protests or other comments filed, but only those who file a motion to intervene in accordance with the Commission’s Rules may become a party to the proceeding. Any comments, protests, or motions to intervene must be received on or before the specified comment date for the particular application. o. Filing and Service of Documents: Any filing must (1) bear in all capital letters the title COMMENTS, PROTEST, or MOTION TO INTERVENE as applicable; (2) set forth in the heading the name of the applicant and the project number of the application to which the filing responds; (3) furnish the name, address, and telephone number of the person commenting, protesting or intervening; and (4) otherwise comply with the requirements of 18 CFR 385.2001 through 385.2005. All comments, motions to intervene, or protests must set forth their evidentiary basis. Any filing made by an intervenor must be accompanied by proof of service on all persons listed in the service list prepared by the Commission in this proceeding, in accordance with 18 CFR 385.2010. Dated: June 15, 2017. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–12928 Filed 6–20–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. CD17–12–000] Davis & Weber Counties Canal Company; Notice of Preliminary Determination of a Qualifying Conduit Hydropower Facility and Soliciting Comments and Motions To Intervene On June 6, 2017, as supplemented on June 9, 2017, Davis & Weber Counties Canal Company filed a notice of intent to construct a qualifying conduit hydropower facility, pursuant to section 30 of the Federal Power Act (FPA), as amended by section 4 of the Hydropower Regulatory Efficiency Act of 2013 (HREA). The proposed Davis & Weber Canal Micro-Hydropower Project would have an installed capacity of 20 kilowatts (kW), and would be located within the existing Davis & Weber Canal located in South Weber, Davis County, Utah. Applicant Contact: Richard Smith, General Manager, 138 West 1300 North, Sunset, UT 84015, Phone No. (801) 774– 6373. FERC Contact: Christopher Chaney, Phone No. (202) 502–6778, email: Christopher.Chaney@ferc.gov. Qualifying Conduit Hydropower Facility Description: The proposed project would consist of: (1) Initially installing two self-contained, 5-kW turbine/generating units, with the future installation of two additional selfcontained, 5-kW turbine/generating units for a total installed capacity of 20 kW; (2) an approximately 6-foot by 6foot control shelter; and (3) appurtenant facilities. The proposed project would have an estimated annual generating capacity of 22,000 kilowatt-hours. A qualifying conduit hydropower facility is one that is determined or deemed to meet all of the criteria shown in the table below. TABLE 1—CRITERIA FOR QUALIFYING CONDUIT HYDROPOWER FACILITY Statutory provision Description Satisfies (Y/N) FPA 30(a)(3)(A), as amended by HREA .... The conduit the facility uses is a tunnel, canal, pipeline, aqueduct, flume, ditch, or similar manmade water conveyance that is operated for the distribution of water for agricultural, municipal, or industrial consumption and not primarily for the generation of electricity. The facility is constructed, operated, or maintained for the generation of electric power and uses for such generation only the hydroelectric potential of a non-federally owned conduit. The facility has an installed capacity that does not exceed 5 megawatts ...................... On or before August 9, 2013, the facility is not licensed, or exempted from the licensing requirements of Part I of the FPA. Y FPA 30(a)(3)(C)(i), as amended by HREA asabaliauskas on DSKBBXCHB2PROD with NOTICES FPA 30(a)(3)(C)(ii), as amended by HREA FPA 30(a)(3)(C)(iii), as amended by HREA Preliminary Determination: The proposed addition of the hydroelectric project within the agricultural and irrigation canal will not alter its primary purpose. Therefore, based upon the above information and criteria, Commission staff preliminarily determines that the proposal satisfies the requirements for a qualifying conduit hydropower facility, which is not required to be licensed or exempted from licensing. Comments and Motions to Intervene: Deadline for filing comments contesting whether the facility meets the qualifying criteria is 45 days from the issuance date of this notice. Deadline for filing motions to intervene is 30 days from the issuance date of this notice. VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:12 Jun 20, 2017 Jkt 241001 Anyone may submit comments or a motion to intervene in accordance with the requirements of Rules of Practice and Procedure, 18 CFR 385.210 and 385.214. Any motions to intervene must be received on or before the specified deadline date for the particular proceeding. Filing and Service of Responsive Documents: All filings must (1) bear in all capital letters the COMMENTS CONTESTING QUALIFICATION FOR A CONDUIT HYDROPOWER FACILITY or MOTION TO INTERVENE, as applicable; (2) state in the heading the name of the applicant and the project number of the application to which the filing responds; (3) state the name, address, and telephone number of the person filing; and (4) otherwise comply with the requirements of sections PO 00000 Frm 00019 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Y Y Y 385.2001 through 385.2005 of the Commission’s regulations.1 All comments contesting Commission staff’s preliminary determination that the facility meets the qualifying criteria must set forth their evidentiary basis. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file motions to intervene and comments 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 1 18 E:\FR\FM\21JNN1.SGM CFR 385.2001–2005 (2016). 21JNN1 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 118 / Wednesday, June 21, 2017 / Notices Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: Nautilus MBR Tariff to be effective 6/15/2017. Filed Date: 6/15/17. Accession Number: 20170615–5077. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/6/17. Docket Numbers: ER17–1837–000. Applicants: PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: Queue Position #AC1–027, Original Service Agreement No. 4727 to be effective 5/17/2017. Filed Date: 6/15/17. Accession Number: 20170615–5109. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/6/17. Docket Numbers: ER17–1838–000. Applicants: PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: Queue Position #AC1–112, Original Service Agreement No. 4728 to be effective 5/17/2017. Filed Date: 6/15/17. Accession Number: 20170615–5110. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/6/17. Docket Numbers: ER17–1839–000. Applicants: Duke Energy Progress, LLC. Dated: June 15, 2017. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: Kimberly D. Bose, DEP–RS No. 172 and 180 Revised PPAs Secretary. to be effective 7/1/2017. [FR Doc. 2017–12929 Filed 6–20–17; 8:45 am] Filed Date: 6/15/17. Accession Number: 20170615–5130. BILLING CODE 6717–01–P Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/6/17. Docket Numbers: ER17–1840–000. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Applicants: Canton Mountain Wind, LLC. Federal Energy Regulatory Description: Baseline eTariff Filing: Commission Application for Order Accepting Initial Tariff to be effective 8/14/2017. Combined Notice of Filings #2 Filed Date: 6/15/17. Take notice that the Commission Accession Number: 20170615–5139. received the following electric rate Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/6/17. filings: Docket Numbers: ER17–1841–000. Docket Numbers: ER17–1715–001. Applicants: Moxie Freedom LLC. Applicants: Pacific Gas and Electric Description: Baseline eTariff Filing: Company. MBR tariff to be effective 8/15/2017. Description: Tariff Amendment: Errata Filed Date: 6/15/17. to May 2017 Western WDT Service Accession Number: 20170615–5141. Agreement Biannual Filing to be Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/6/17. effective 8/1/2017. The filings are accessible in the Filed Date: 6/15/17. Commission’s eLibrary system by Accession Number: 20170615–5144. clicking on the links or querying the Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/6/17. docket number. Docket Numbers: ER17–1835–000. Any person desiring to intervene or Applicants: PJM Interconnection, protest in any of the above proceedings L.L.C. must file in accordance with Rules 211 Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: and 214 of the Commission’s Original Service Agreement No. 4722; Regulations (18 CFR 385.211 and Queue AC1–118 (WMPA) to be effective 385.214) on or before 5:00 p.m. Eastern 5/17/2017. time on the specified comment date. Filed Date: 6/15/17. Protests may be considered, but Accession Number: 20170615–5072. intervention is necessary to become a Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/6/17. party to the proceeding. eFiling is encouraged. More detailed Docket Numbers: ER17–1836–000. information relating to filing Applicants: Nautilus Power, LLC. asabaliauskas on DSKBBXCHB2PROD with NOTICES 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. A copy of all other filings in reference to this application must be accompanied by proof of service on all persons listed in the service list prepared by the Commission in this proceeding, in accordance with 18 CFR 4.34(b) and 385.2010. Locations of Notice of Intent: Copies of the notice of intent can be obtained directly from the applicant or such copies can be viewed and reproduced at the Commission in its Public Reference Room, Room 2A, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426. The filing may also be viewed on the web at http:// www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/elibrary.asp using the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link. Enter the docket number (i.e., CD17–12) in the docket number field to access the document. For assistance, call toll-free 1–866–208–3676 or email FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov. For TTY, call (202) 502–8659. VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:12 Jun 20, 2017 Jkt 241001 PO 00000 Frm 00020 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 28313 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: June 15, 2017. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–12925 Filed 6–20–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket Nos. CP17–458–000; PF17–3–000] Midship Pipeline Company, LLC; Notice of Application Take notice that on May 31, 2017, Midship Pipeline Company, LLC (Midship), 700 Milam Street, Suite 1900, Houston, TX 77002, filed in Docket No. CP17–458–000, an application, pursuant to Section 7(c) of the Natural Gas Act (NGA) and Parts 157 and 284 of the Commission’s regulations requesting authorization to construct, own and operate a new 199.4mile natural gas pipeline system (Midcontinent Supply Header Interstate Pipeline Project or Midship Project). The project also includes three new mainline compressor stations and one lateral booster station rated for a total of 118,440 horsepower (hp), metering and regulating stations, and appurtenant facilities with a total system capacity of 1,440 MMcf/d. The project will also include 20.3 miles of 30-inch diameter pipeline lateral in Kingfisher County, Oklahoma, and 13.6 miles of 16-inch diameter pipeline lateral in Stephens, Carter, and Garvin Counties Oklahoma. The proposed project will provide firm transportation capacity from the South Central Oklahoma Oil Province (SCOOP) and the Sooner Trend Anadarko Basin Canadian and Kingfisher (STACK) plays in the Anadarko Basin in Oklahoma to existing natural gas pipelines near Bennington, Oklahoma for transport to growing Gulf Coast and Southeast markets. Midship also requests a blanket certificate pursuant to Part 157, Subpart F of the Commission’s regulations, authorizing Midship to construct and operate certain facilities as described in Part 157, Subpart F, and a blanket certificate pursuant to Part 284, Subpart G of the Commission’s regulations, authorizing Midship to provide open access firm and interruptible interstate natural gas transportation and parking E:\FR\FM\21JNN1.SGM 21JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 118 (Wednesday, June 21, 2017)]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2017-12929]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Docket No. CD17-12-000]


Davis & Weber Counties Canal Company; Notice of Preliminary 
Determination of a Qualifying Conduit Hydropower Facility and 
Soliciting Comments and Motions To Intervene

    On June 6, 2017, as supplemented on June 9, 2017, Davis & Weber 
Counties Canal Company filed a notice of intent to construct a 
qualifying conduit hydropower facility, pursuant to section 30 of the 
Federal Power Act (FPA), as amended by section 4 of the Hydropower 
Regulatory Efficiency Act of 2013 (HREA). The proposed Davis & Weber 
Canal Micro-Hydropower Project would have an installed capacity of 20 
kilowatts (kW), and would be located within the existing Davis & Weber 
Canal located in South Weber, Davis County, Utah.
    Applicant Contact: Richard Smith, General Manager, 138 West 1300 
North, Sunset, UT 84015, Phone No. (801) 774-6373.
    FERC Contact: Christopher Chaney, Phone No. (202) 502-6778, email: 
Christopher.Chaney@ferc.gov.
    Qualifying Conduit Hydropower Facility Description: The proposed 
project would consist of: (1) Initially installing two self-contained, 
5-kW turbine/generating units, with the future installation of two 
additional self-contained, 5-kW turbine/generating units for a total 
installed capacity of 20 kW; (2) an approximately 6-foot by 6-foot 
control shelter; and (3) appurtenant facilities. The proposed project 
would have an estimated annual generating capacity of 22,000 kilowatt-
hours.
    A qualifying conduit hydropower facility is one that is determined 
or deemed to meet all of the criteria shown in the table below.

      Table 1--Criteria for Qualifying Conduit Hydropower Facility
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                                                              Satisfies
       Statutory provision                Description           (Y/N)
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FPA 30(a)(3)(A), as amended by     The conduit the facility           Y
 HREA.                              uses is a tunnel,
                                    canal, pipeline,
                                    aqueduct, flume, ditch,
                                    or similar manmade
                                    water conveyance that
                                    is operated for the
                                    distribution of water
                                    for agricultural,
                                    municipal, or
                                    industrial consumption
                                    and not primarily for
                                    the generation of
                                    electricity.
FPA 30(a)(3)(C)(i), as amended by  The facility is                    Y
 HREA.                              constructed, operated,
                                    or maintained for the
                                    generation of electric
                                    power and uses for such
                                    generation only the
                                    hydroelectric potential
                                    of a non-federally
                                    owned conduit.
FPA 30(a)(3)(C)(ii), as amended    The facility has an                Y
 by HREA.                           installed capacity that
                                    does not exceed 5
                                    megawatts.
FPA 30(a)(3)(C)(iii), as amended   On or before August 9,             Y
 by HREA.                           2013, the facility is
                                    not licensed, or
                                    exempted from the
                                    licensing requirements
                                    of Part I of the FPA.
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    Preliminary Determination: The proposed addition of the 
hydroelectric project within the agricultural and irrigation canal will 
not alter its primary purpose. Therefore, based upon the above 
information and criteria, Commission staff preliminarily determines 
that the proposal satisfies the requirements for a qualifying conduit 
hydropower facility, which is not required to be licensed or exempted 
from licensing.
    Comments and Motions to Intervene: Deadline for filing comments 
contesting whether the facility meets the qualifying criteria is 45 
days from the issuance date of this notice.
    Deadline for filing motions to intervene is 30 days from the 
issuance date of this notice.
    Anyone may submit comments or a motion to intervene in accordance 
with the requirements of Rules of Practice and Procedure, 18 CFR 
385.210 and 385.214. Any motions to intervene must be received on or 
before the specified deadline date for the particular proceeding.
    Filing and Service of Responsive Documents: All filings must (1) 
bear in all capital letters the COMMENTS CONTESTING QUALIFICATION FOR A 
CONDUIT HYDROPOWER FACILITY or MOTION TO INTERVENE, as applicable; (2) 
state in the heading the name of the applicant and the project number 
of the application to which the filing responds; (3) state the name, 
address, and telephone number of the person filing; and (4) otherwise 
comply with the requirements of sections 385.2001 through 385.2005 of 
the Commission's regulations.\1\ All comments contesting Commission 
staff's preliminary determination that the facility meets the 
qualifying criteria must set forth their evidentiary basis.
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    \1\ 18 CFR 385.2001-2005 (2016).
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    The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file 
motions to intervene and comments 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

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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. A copy of all other filings in reference to this 
application must be accompanied by proof of service on all persons 
listed in the service list prepared by the Commission in this 
proceeding, in accordance with 18 CFR 4.34(b) and 385.2010.
    Locations of Notice of Intent: Copies of the notice of intent can 
be obtained directly from the applicant or such copies can be viewed 
and reproduced at the Commission in its Public Reference Room, Room 2A, 
888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426. The filing may also be 
viewed on the web at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/elibrary.asp using 
the ``eLibrary'' link. Enter the docket number (i.e., CD17-12) in the 
docket number field to access the document. For assistance, call toll-
free 1-866-208-3676 or email FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov. For TTY, call 
(202) 502-8659.

    Dated: June 15, 2017.
Kimberly D. Bose,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2017-12929 Filed 6-20-17; 8:45 am]
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