Kaukauna Utilities; Notice Soliciting Scoping Comments, 28846-28847 [2017-13270]

Download as PDF sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES 28846 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 121 / Monday, June 26, 2017 / Notices Docket Numbers: ER17–1823–000. Applicants: Southwest Power Pool, Inc. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: 1895R6 Westar Energy, Inc. NITSA and NOA to be effective 9/1/2017. Filed Date: 6/15/17. Accession Number: 20170615–5006. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/6/17. Docket Numbers: ER17–1824–000. Applicants: Southwest Power Pool, Inc. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: 1897R6 Westar Energy, Inc. NITSA and NOA to be effective 9/1/2017. Filed Date: 6/15/17. Accession Number: 20170615–5028. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/6/17. Docket Numbers: ER17–1825–000. Applicants: Southwest Power Pool, Inc. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: 2045R6 Westar Energy, Inc. NITSA and NOA to be effective 9/1/2017. Filed Date: 6/15/17. Accession Number: 20170615–5030. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/6/17. Docket Numbers: ER17–1826–000. Applicants: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: OATT Attachment C–1 and C–3 Amendment Filing to be effective 9/1/ 2017. Filed Date: 6/15/17. Accession Number: 20170615–5032. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/6/17. Docket Numbers: ER17–1827–000. Applicants: Southwest Power Pool, Inc. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: 2066R6 Westar Energy, Inc. NITSA and NOA to be effective 9/1/2017. Filed Date: 6/15/17. Accession Number: 20170615–5034. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/6/17. Docket Numbers: ER17–1828–000. Applicants: Southwest Power Pool, Inc. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: 2390R5 Westar Energy, Inc. NITSA and NOA to be effective 9/1/2017. Filed Date: 6/15/17. Accession Number: 20170615–5036. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/6/17. Docket Numbers: ER17–1829–000. Applicants: Southwest Power Pool, Inc. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: 2491R5 Westar Energy, Inc. NITSA and NOA to be effective 9/1/2017. Filed Date: 6/15/17. Accession Number: 20170615–5039. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/6/17. Docket Numbers: ER17–1830–000. Applicants: CXA Sundevil Holdco, Inc. VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:04 Jun 23, 2017 Jkt 241001 Description: Baseline eTariff Filing: Application of Market Based Rate to be effective 7/1/2017. Filed Date: 6/15/17. Accession Number: 20170615–5040. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/6/17. Docket Numbers: ER17–1831–000. Applicants: AEP Texas Inc. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: AEP TX-Patriot Wind Farm Interconnection Agreement 3rd Amd to be effective 5/ 24/2017. Filed Date: 6/15/17. Accession Number: 20170615–5057. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/6/17. Docket Numbers: ER17–1832–000. Applicants: AEP Texas Inc. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: AEP TX-Bruenning’s Breeze Wind Interconnection Agreement 1st Amd to be effective 5/24/2017. Filed Date: 6/15/17. Accession Number: 20170615–5060. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/6/17. Docket Numbers: ER17–1833–000. Applicants: Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: 2017–06–15_SA 2929 Huron Wind-ITC Amended GIA (J308) to be effective 6/ 1/2017. Filed Date: 6/15/17. Accession Number: 20170615–5061. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/6/17. Docket Numbers: ER17–1834–000. Applicants: PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: Clean-up to Historical Correct OATT Sch. 12- Appdx A Dominion, ATSI, Penelec to be effective 1/1/2016. Filed Date: 6/15/17. Accession Number: 20170615–5064. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/6/17. 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. PO 00000 Frm 00033 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Dated: June 15, 2017. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–13265 Filed 6–23–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 1510–018] Kaukauna Utilities; Notice Soliciting Scoping Comments Take notice that the following hydroelectric application has been filed with the Commission and is available for public inspection. a. Type of Application: New Major License. b. Project No.: P–1510–018. c. Date filed: March 24, 2017. d. Applicant: Kaukauna Utilities. e. Name of Project: Kaukauna City Plant Hydropower Project. f. Location: On the Fox River in Outagamie County, Wisconsin. There are no federal or tribal lands within the project boundary. g. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power Act 16 U.S.C. 791(a)–825(r). h. Applicant Contact: Mr. Mike Pedersen, Kaukauna Utilities, 777 Island Street, P.O. Box 1777, Kaukauna, WI 54130; (920) 766–5721. i. FERC Contact: Erin Kimsey, (202) 502–8621 or erin.kimsey@ferc.gov. j. Deadline for filing scoping comments: August 21, 2017. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file scoping 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 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–1510–018. The Commission’s Rules of Practice require all intervenors filing documents with the Commission to serve a copy of that document on each person on the official service list for the project. Further, if an intervenor files comments or documents with the Commission E:\FR\FM\26JNN1.SGM 26JNN1 sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 121 / Monday, June 26, 2017 / Notices relating to the merits of an issue that may affect the responsibilities of a particular resource agency, they must also serve a copy of the document on that resource agency. k. This application is not ready for environmental analysis at this time. l. The existing Kaukauna City Plant Hydroelectric Project consists of: (1) A 3,527-foot-long, 14-foot-high dam that includes: (a) A 930-foot-long, 14-foothigh rubble masonry retaining wall section (left forebay dam) with a remnant concrete headwall structure and a trash sluice; (b) a 92-foot-long, 47.5-foot-high concrete intake and powerhouse section; (c) a 365-foot-long, 20-foot-high rubble masonry retaining wall section (right forebay dam) with a masonry abutment section and a concrete gravity section with a trash sluice; (d) a 66-foot-long gated spillway section with two 30-foot-wide, 8.8-foothigh spillway gates; and (e) a 2,074-footlong, 10-foot-high overflow spillway section that includes a 1,305-foot-long concrete ogee section, a 75-foot-long natural rock section, a 125-foot-long concrete gravity section, and a 569-footlong concrete gravity section; (2) a 19acre 1.5-mile-long impoundment with a normal maximum elevation of 629.0 above mean seal level; (3) an intake structure with two head gates and two 25-foot-high, 88-foot-long trashracks with 5 inch clear-bar spacing; (4) a 92foot-long, 47.5-foot-high concrete and brick powerhouse containing two 2.4megawatt (MW) turbine-generator units for a total capacity of 4.8 MW; (5) a 440foot-wide, 49-foot-deep, 1,200-foot-long excavated tailrace; (6) two 68-foot-long, 2.4-kilovolt generator leads that connect the turbine-generator units to the regional distribution line; and (7) appurtenant facilities. Kaukauna Utilities operates the project in a run-of-river mode with an annual average generation of approximately 29,704 megawatt-hours. Kaukauna Utilities is not proposing any new project facilities or changes in project operation. m. 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 address the document. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support. A copy is available for inspection and reproduction at the address in item h above. n. You may also register online at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ esubscription.asp to be notified via email of new filings and issuances VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:04 Jun 23, 2017 Jkt 241001 related to this or other pending projects. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support. o. Scoping Process The Commission staff intends to prepare a single Environmental Assessment (EA) for the Kaukauna City Plant Hydroelectric Project in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act. The EA will consider both site-specific and cumulative environmental impacts and reasonable alternatives to the proposed action. Commission staff does not propose to conduct any on-site scoping meetings at this time. Instead, we are soliciting comments, recommendations, and information, on Scoping Document 1 (SD1) issued on June 20, 2017. Copies of SD1 outlining the subject areas to be addressed in the EA were distributed to the parties on the Commission’s mailing list and the applicant’s distribution list. Copies of SD1 may be viewed on the web 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, call 1–866– 208–3676 or for TTY, (202) 502–8659. Dated: June 20, 2017. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–13270 Filed 6–23–17; 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: ER10–2290–005. Applicants: Avista Corporation. Description: Fourth Amendment to June 30, 2016 Triennial Market Power Update for the Northwest Region of Avista Corporation. Filed Date: 6/20/17. Accession Number: 20170620–5097. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/11/17. Docket Numbers: ER10–2507–013. Applicants: Westar Energy, Inc. Description: Notice of Non-Material Change in Status of Westar Energy, Inc. Filed Date: 6/20/17. Accession Number: 20170620–5091. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/11/17. Docket Numbers: ER14–225–004. Applicants: New Brunswick Energy Marketing Corporation. PO 00000 Frm 00034 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 28847 Description: Second Supplement to December 22, 2016 Triennial Market Power Update for the Northeast Region of New Brunswick Energy Marketing Corporation. Filed Date: 6/20/17. Accession Number: 20170620–5102. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/11/17. Docket Numbers: ER17–1869–000. Applicants: Southwest Power Pool, Inc. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: 607R31 Westar Energy, Inc. NITSA NOA to be effective 6/1/2017. Filed Date: 6/20/17. Accession Number: 20170620–5028. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/11/17. Docket Numbers: ER17–1870–000. Applicants: Southwest Power Pool, Inc. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: 2562R5 Kansas Municipal Energy Agency NITSA and NOA to be effective 9/1/2017. Filed Date: 6/20/17. Accession Number: 20170620–5076. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/11/17. Docket Numbers: ER17–1871–000. Applicants: Bayshore Solar B, LLC. Description: Baseline eTariff Filing: Bayshore Solar B, LLC MBR Tariff to be effective 8/20/2017. Filed Date: 6/20/17. Accession Number: 20170620–5077. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/11/17. Docket Numbers: ER17–1872–000. Applicants: New York Independent System Operator, Inc., Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: 205 Bethlehem LGIA SA 2341 among NYISO, NMPC, PSEG to be effective 6/ 7/2017. Filed Date: 6/20/17. Accession Number: 20170620–5083. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/11/17. Docket Numbers: ER17–1873–000. Applicants: Public Service Company of Colorado. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: PSCo-WAPA-Brlngtn Bndry Mtr–402– 0.1.0 to be effective 6/21/2017. Filed Date: 6/20/17. Accession Number: 20170620–5107. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/11/17. 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 E:\FR\FM\26JNN1.SGM 26JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 121 (Monday, June 26, 2017)]
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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Project No. 1510-018]


Kaukauna Utilities; Notice Soliciting Scoping Comments

    Take notice that the following hydroelectric application has been 
filed with the Commission and is available for public inspection.
    a. Type of Application: New Major License.
    b. Project No.: P-1510-018.
    c. Date filed: March 24, 2017.
    d. Applicant: Kaukauna Utilities.
    e. Name of Project: Kaukauna City Plant Hydropower Project.
    f. Location: On the Fox River in Outagamie County, Wisconsin. There 
are no federal or tribal lands within the project boundary.
    g. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power Act 16 U.S.C. 791(a)-825(r).
    h. Applicant Contact: Mr. Mike Pedersen, Kaukauna Utilities, 777 
Island Street, P.O. Box 1777, Kaukauna, WI 54130; (920) 766-5721.
    i. FERC Contact: Erin Kimsey, (202) 502-8621 or 
erin.kimsey@ferc.gov.
    j. Deadline for filing scoping comments: August 21, 2017.
    The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file 
scoping 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 
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-1510-018.
    The Commission's Rules of Practice require all intervenors filing 
documents with the Commission to serve a copy of that document on each 
person on the official service list for the project. Further, if an 
intervenor files comments or documents with the Commission

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relating to the merits of an issue that may affect the responsibilities 
of a particular resource agency, they must also serve a copy of the 
document on that resource agency.
    k. This application is not ready for environmental analysis at this 
time.
    l. The existing Kaukauna City Plant Hydroelectric Project consists 
of: (1) A 3,527-foot-long, 14-foot-high dam that includes: (a) A 930-
foot-long, 14-foot-high rubble masonry retaining wall section (left 
forebay dam) with a remnant concrete headwall structure and a trash 
sluice; (b) a 92-foot-long, 47.5-foot-high concrete intake and 
powerhouse section; (c) a 365-foot-long, 20-foot-high rubble masonry 
retaining wall section (right forebay dam) with a masonry abutment 
section and a concrete gravity section with a trash sluice; (d) a 66-
foot-long gated spillway section with two 30-foot-wide, 8.8-foot-high 
spillway gates; and (e) a 2,074-foot-long, 10-foot-high overflow 
spillway section that includes a 1,305-foot-long concrete ogee section, 
a 75-foot-long natural rock section, a 125-foot-long concrete gravity 
section, and a 569-foot-long concrete gravity section; (2) a 19-acre 
1.5-mile-long impoundment with a normal maximum elevation of 629.0 
above mean seal level; (3) an intake structure with two head gates and 
two 25-foot-high, 88-foot-long trashracks with 5 inch clear-bar 
spacing; (4) a 92-foot-long, 47.5-foot-high concrete and brick 
powerhouse containing two 2.4-megawatt (MW) turbine-generator units for 
a total capacity of 4.8 MW; (5) a 440-foot-wide, 49-foot-deep, 1,200-
foot-long excavated tailrace; (6) two 68-foot-long, 2.4-kilovolt 
generator leads that connect the turbine-generator units to the 
regional distribution line; and (7) appurtenant facilities.
    Kaukauna Utilities operates the project in a run-of-river mode with 
an annual average generation of approximately 29,704 megawatt-hours. 
Kaukauna Utilities is not proposing any new project facilities or 
changes in project operation.
    m. 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 address the document. For assistance, contact 
FERC Online Support. A copy is available for inspection and 
reproduction at the address in item h above.
    n. 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.
    o. Scoping Process
    The Commission staff intends to prepare a single Environmental 
Assessment (EA) for the Kaukauna City Plant Hydroelectric Project in 
accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act. The EA will 
consider both site-specific and cumulative environmental impacts and 
reasonable alternatives to the proposed action.
    Commission staff does not propose to conduct any on-site scoping 
meetings at this time. Instead, we are soliciting comments, 
recommendations, and information, on Scoping Document 1 (SD1) issued on 
June 20, 2017.
    Copies of SD1 outlining the subject areas to be addressed in the EA 
were distributed to the parties on the Commission's mailing list and 
the applicant's distribution list. Copies of SD1 may be viewed on the 
web 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, call 1-866-208-3676 or 
for TTY, (202) 502-8659.

    Dated: June 20, 2017.
Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr.,
Deputy Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2017-13270 Filed 6-23-17; 8:45 am]
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