Birch Power Company; Notice of Availability of Draft Environmental Assessment, 31768 [2017-14335]

Download as PDF sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES 31768 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 130 / Monday, July 10, 2017 / Notices Filed Date: 6/30/17. Accession Number: 20170630–5207. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/21/17. Docket Numbers: ER17–1983–000. Applicants: EverPower Commercial Services LLC. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: Market-Based Rate Tariff Updates to be effective 8/28/2017. Filed Date: 6/30/17. Accession Number: 20170630–5209. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/21/17. Docket Numbers: ER17–1984–000. Applicants: Highland North LLC. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: Market-Based Rate Tariff Updates to be effective 8/28/2017. Filed Date: 6/30/17. Accession Number: 20170630–5210. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/21/17. Docket Numbers: ER17–1985–000. Applicants: Howard Wind LLC. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: Market-Based Rate Tariff Updates to be effective 8/28/2017. Filed Date: 6/30/17. Accession Number: 20170630–5211. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/21/17. Take notice that the Commission received the following electric securities filings: Docket Numbers: ES17–35–000. Applicants: Northern Indiana Public Service Company. Description: Supplement to June 9, 2017 Application for Authorization to Issue Short-Term Debt of Northern Indiana Public Service Company. Filed Date: 6/29/17. Accession Number: 20170629–5252. 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. Dated: June 30, 2017. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 14698–001] Shenango Dam Hydroelectric Company, LLC; Notice of Surrender of Preliminary Permit Take notice that Shenango Dam Hydroelectric Company, LLC, permittee for the proposed Shenango Hydroelectric Project, has requested that its preliminary permit be terminated. The permit was issued on December 2, 2015, and would have expired on November 30, 2018.1 The project would have been located at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Shenango dam on the Shenango River, near the Borough of Sharpsburg, Mercer County, Pennsylvania. The preliminary permit for Project No. 14698 will remain in effect until the close of business, July 30, 2017. But, if the Commission is closed on this day, then the permit remains in effect until the close of business on the next day in which the Commission is open.2 New applications for this site may not be submitted until after the permit surrender is effective. Dated: June 30, 2017. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–14336 Filed 7–7–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 13102–003] Birch Power Company; Notice of Availability of Draft Environmental Assessment In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (Commission or FERC) regulations, 18 Code of Federal Regulations Part 380, Office of Energy Projects staff has reviewed the application for original license for the Demopolis Lock and Dam Hydroelectric Project (FERC No. 13102–003) on the Tombigbee River. The Demopolis Lock and Dam Hydroelectric Project would be located at an existing lock and dam owned by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on the Tombigbee River, west of the city of [FR Doc. 2017–14330 Filed 7–7–17; 8:45 am] 2 18 Dated: June 29, 2017. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–14335 Filed 7–7–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P 1 153 BILLING CODE 6717–01–P Demopolis in Marengo and Sumter Counties, Alabama. The project would occupy 23 acres of federal land. Staff has prepared this draft environmental assessment (draft EA) that analyzes the potential environmental effects of the project and concludes that constructing and operating the project, with appropriate environmental protection measures, would not constitute a major federal action that would significantly affect the quality of the human environment. A copy of the draft EA is available for review at the Commission in the Public Reference Room or may be viewed on the Commission’s Web site at 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 or toll-free at 1–866–208–3676, or for TTY, (202) 502–8659. 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. Any comments should be filed within 30 days from the date of this notice. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file comments using the Commission’s eFiling system at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ efiling.asp. For assistance, please contact FERC Online Support at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or tollfree at 1–866–208–3676, or for TTY, 202–502–8659. 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: ‘‘Demopolis Lock and Dam Hydroelectric Project No. 13102–003.’’ For further information, contact Adam Peer at (202) 502–8449 or by email at adam.peer@ferc.gov. 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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 130 (Monday, July 10, 2017)]
[Notices]
[Page 31768]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2017-14335]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Project No. 13102-003]


Birch Power Company; Notice of Availability of Draft 
Environmental Assessment

    In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 
and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (Commission or FERC) 
regulations, 18 Code of Federal Regulations Part 380, Office of Energy 
Projects staff has reviewed the application for original license for 
the Demopolis Lock and Dam Hydroelectric Project (FERC No. 13102-003) 
on the Tombigbee River.
    The Demopolis Lock and Dam Hydroelectric Project would be located 
at an existing lock and dam owned by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 
on the Tombigbee River, west of the city of Demopolis in Marengo and 
Sumter Counties, Alabama. The project would occupy 23 acres of federal 
land.
    Staff has prepared this draft environmental assessment (draft EA) 
that analyzes the potential environmental effects of the project and 
concludes that constructing and operating the project, with appropriate 
environmental protection measures, would not constitute a major federal 
action that would significantly affect the quality of the human 
environment.
    A copy of the draft EA is available for review at the Commission in 
the Public Reference Room or may be viewed on the Commission's Web site 
at 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 or toll-free at 1-866-208-3676, or for TTY, 
(202) 502-8659.
    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.
    Any comments should be filed within 30 days from the date of this 
notice. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please 
file comments using the Commission's eFiling system at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/efiling.asp. For assistance, please contact 
FERC Online Support at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or toll-free at 1-
866-208-3676, or for TTY, 202-502-8659. 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: ``Demopolis Lock and Dam Hydroelectric 
Project No. 13102-003.''
    For further information, contact Adam Peer at (202) 502-8449 or by 
email at adam.peer@ferc.gov.

    Dated: June 29, 2017.
Kimberly D. Bose,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2017-14335 Filed 7-7-17; 8:45 am]
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