Notice of Availability of Final Environmental Assessment; Hawks Nest Hydro, LLC, 49799 [2017-23412]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 207 / Friday, October 27, 2017 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. EL18–11–000] [Project No. 2512–075; Project No. 14439– 001] asabaliauskas on DSKBBXCHB2PROD with NOTICES Notice of Availability of Final Environmental Assessment; Hawks Nest Hydro, LLC In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (Commission) regulations, 18 CFR part 380 (Order No. 486, 52 FR 47897), the Office of Energy Projects has reviewed the applications for new licenses for the Hawks Nest Hydroelectric Project (FERC Project No. 2512–075) and the Glen Ferris Hydroelectric Project (FERC Project No. 14439–001) located in Fayette County, West Virginia, and has prepared a final Environmental Assessment (final EA) for the projects. In the final EA, Commission staff analyzes the potential environmental effects of the projects, and concludes that relicensing the projects, with appropriate environmental protective measures, would not constitute a major federal action that would significantly affect the quality of the human environment. A copy of the final EA is on file with the Commission and is available for public inspection. The final EA may also 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 access the document. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov, (866) 208–3676 (toll free), or (202) 502–8659 (TTY). 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. For further information, contact Monir Chowdhury at (202) 502–6736. Dated: October 20, 2017. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–23412 Filed 10–26–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:54 Oct 26, 2017 Jkt 244001 Cooperative Energy; Notice of Petition for Partial Waiver Take notice that on October 19, 2017, pursuant to section 292.402 of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (Commission) Rules of Practices and Procedures 18 CFR 292.402 (2017), Cooperative Energy on behalf of itself and its eleven electric distribution cooperative membersowners (collectively, the Members),1 submitted a request that the Commission waive certain obligations imposed on Cooperative Energy and the Members under sections 292.303(a) and 292.303(b) of the Commission’s Regulations 2 implementing section 210 of the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 3 as amended, as more fully explained in its petition. 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 protests must be filed on or before the comment date. Anyone filing a motion to intervene or protest must serve a copy of that document on 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 1 Cooperative Energy’s eleven Member-owners are: Coahoma EPA (Lyon, MS); Delta EPA (Greenwood, MS); Twin County EPA (Hollandale, MS); Yazoo Valley EPA (Yazoo City, MS); Southwest MS EPA (Lorman, MS); Southern Pine Electric Cooperative (Taylorsville, MS); Magnolia EPA (McComb, MS); Dixie EPA (Laurel, MS); Pearl River Valley EPA (Columbia, MS); Coast EPA (Kiln, MS); and Singing River Electric Cooperative (Lucedale, MS). 2 18 CFR 292.303(a) and (b) (2017). 3 16 U.S.C. 824a–3 (2012). PO 00000 Frm 00019 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 49799 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 November 9, 2017. Dated: October 23, 2017. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–23414 Filed 10–26–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 1494–438] Notice of Public Information Sessions; Grand River Dam Authority On November 14 and 15, 2017, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) staff will host a series of public information sessions regarding the procedure for relicensing Grand River Dam Authority’s (GRDA) Pensacola Hydroelectric Project No. 1494 (Pensacola Project). The project is located on the Grand (Neosho) River in Craig, Delaware, Mayes, and Ottawa Counties, Oklahoma. a. Date, Time, and Location of Meetings: Tuesday, November 14, 2017, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., GRDA Ecosystems and Education Center, 420 OK–28, Langley, OK 74350, (918) 256–5545. Wednesday, November 15, 2017, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., GRDA Ecosystems and Education Center, 420 OK–28, Langley, OK 74350, (918) 256–5545. Wednesday, November 15, 2017, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Grove City Hall, 104 West Third Street, Grove, OK 74344, (918) 786–6107. b. FERC Contact: Rachel McNamara, 202–502–8340 or rachel.mcnamara@ ferc.gov. c. Purpose of Meeting: In January 2018, the Commission will commence relicensing of the project under the Integrated Licensing Process (ILP). To assist local, state, and federal agencies, Indian tribes, and other interested entities and individuals in participating during the relicensing process, Commission staff invite the public to attend information sessions about the ILP and how stakeholders can best participate in the process. E:\FR\FM\27OCN1.SGM 27OCN1

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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Project No. 2512-075; Project No. 14439-001]


Notice of Availability of Final Environmental Assessment; Hawks 
Nest Hydro, LLC

    In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 
and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (Commission) 
regulations, 18 CFR part 380 (Order No. 486, 52 FR 47897), the Office 
of Energy Projects has reviewed the applications for new licenses for 
the Hawks Nest Hydroelectric Project (FERC Project No. 2512-075) and 
the Glen Ferris Hydroelectric Project (FERC Project No. 14439-001) 
located in Fayette County, West Virginia, and has prepared a final 
Environmental Assessment (final EA) for the projects.
    In the final EA, Commission staff analyzes the potential 
environmental effects of the projects, and concludes that relicensing 
the projects, with appropriate environmental protective measures, would 
not constitute a major federal action that would significantly affect 
the quality of the human environment.
    A copy of the final EA is on file with the Commission and is 
available for public inspection. The final EA may also 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 access the document. For assistance, contact FERC 
Online Support at [email protected], (866) 208-3676 (toll 
free), or (202) 502-8659 (TTY).
    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.
    For further information, contact Monir Chowdhury at (202) 502-6736.

    Dated: October 20, 2017.
Kimberly D. Bose,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2017-23412 Filed 10-26-17; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 6717-01-P