Notice of Availability of the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Kenai Hydro, LLC Proposed Grant Lake Hydroelectric Project, 53869 [2018-23323]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 207 / Thursday, October 25, 2018 / Notices Dated: October 19, 2018. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2018–23324 Filed 10–24–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 13212–005—Alaska] daltland on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES Notice of Availability of the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Kenai Hydro, LLC Proposed Grant Lake Hydroelectric Project In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (Commission) regulations, 18 CFR part 380, the Office of Energy Projects has reviewed the application for license for the proposed Grant Lake Hydroelectric Project (FERC No. 13212) and has prepared a draft environmental impact statement (EIS) for the project. The proposed project would be located on Grant Lake and Grant Creek, near the community of Moose Pass, in Kenai Peninsula Borough, Alaska, and occupy 1,688.7 acres of federal lands within the Chugach National Forest, administered by U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service (Forest Service). The draft EIS contains staff’s evaluations of the applicant’s proposal and the alternatives for licensing the proposed Grant Lake Hydroelectric. The draft EIS documents the views of governmental agencies, nongovernmental organizations, affected Indian tribes, the public, the license applicant, and Commission staff. A copy of the draft EIS is available for review in the Commission’s Public Reference Branch, Room 2A, located at 888 First Street NE, Washington, DC 20426. The draft EIS also may be viewed on the Commission’s website at http:// www.ferc.gov under 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. All comments must be filed by December 10, 2018. VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:10 Oct 24, 2018 Jkt 247001 The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file 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. 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–13212–005. Anyone may intervene in this proceeding based on this draft EIS (18 CFR 380.10). You must file your request to intervene as specified above.1 You do not need intervenor status to have your comments considered. Commission staff will hold two public meetings for the purpose of receiving comments on the draft EIS. The daytime meeting will focus on resource agency, Indian tribes, and non-governmental organization comments, while the evening meeting is primarily for receiving input from the public. All interested individuals and entities will be invited to attend one or both of the public meetings. The times and locations of the meetings are as follows: Daytime Meeting Date and Time: Wednesday, November 28, at 1:00 p.m. (Local Time) Location: Moose Pass Community Hall, Mile 29.5 Seward Highway, Moose Pass, AK 99631 Evening Meeting Date and Time: Wednesday, November 28, at 7:00 p.m. (Local Time) Location: Moose Pass Community Hall, Mile 29.5 Seward Highway, Moose Pass, AK 99631 For further information, please contact Kenneth Hogan at (202) 502– 8434 or at kenneth.hogan@ferc.gov. Dated: October 19, 2018. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2018–23323 Filed 10–24–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P 1 Interventions may also be filed electronically via the internet in lieu of paper. See the previous discussion on filing comments electronically. 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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Project No. 13212-005--Alaska]


Notice of Availability of the Draft Environmental Impact 
Statement for the Kenai Hydro, LLC Proposed Grant Lake Hydroelectric 
Project

    In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 
and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (Commission) 
regulations, 18 CFR part 380, the Office of Energy Projects has 
reviewed the application for license for the proposed Grant Lake 
Hydroelectric Project (FERC No. 13212) and has prepared a draft 
environmental impact statement (EIS) for the project. The proposed 
project would be located on Grant Lake and Grant Creek, near the 
community of Moose Pass, in Kenai Peninsula Borough, Alaska, and occupy 
1,688.7 acres of federal lands within the Chugach National Forest, 
administered by U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service (Forest 
Service).
    The draft EIS contains staff's evaluations of the applicant's 
proposal and the alternatives for licensing the proposed Grant Lake 
Hydroelectric. The draft EIS documents the views of governmental 
agencies, non-governmental organizations, affected Indian tribes, the 
public, the license applicant, and Commission staff.
    A copy of the draft EIS is available for review in the Commission's 
Public Reference Branch, Room 2A, located at 888 First Street NE, 
Washington, DC 20426. The draft EIS also may be viewed on the 
Commission's website at http://www.ferc.gov under 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.
    All comments must be filed by December 10, 2018.
    The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file 
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. 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-13212-005.
    Anyone may intervene in this proceeding based on this draft EIS (18 
CFR 380.10). You must file your request to intervene as specified 
above.\1\ You do not need intervenor status to have your comments 
considered.
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    \1\ Interventions may also be filed electronically via the 
internet in lieu of paper. See the previous discussion on filing 
comments electronically.
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    Commission staff will hold two public meetings for the purpose of 
receiving comments on the draft EIS. The daytime meeting will focus on 
resource agency, Indian tribes, and non-governmental organization 
comments, while the evening meeting is primarily for receiving input 
from the public. All interested individuals and entities will be 
invited to attend one or both of the public meetings. The times and 
locations of the meetings are as follows:

Daytime Meeting
    Date and Time: Wednesday, November 28, at 1:00 p.m. (Local Time)
    Location: Moose Pass Community Hall, Mile 29.5 Seward Highway, 
Moose Pass, AK 99631
Evening Meeting
    Date and Time: Wednesday, November 28, at 7:00 p.m. (Local Time)
    Location: Moose Pass Community Hall, Mile 29.5 Seward Highway, 
Moose Pass, AK 99631

    For further information, please contact Kenneth Hogan at (202) 502-
8434 or at [email protected].

    Dated: October 19, 2018.
Kimberly D. Bose,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2018-23323 Filed 10-24-18; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 6717-01-P