Notice of Schedule for Environmental Review of the Palmyra to Ogden A-Line Project; Northern Natural Gas Company, 64123-64124 [2018-26948]

Download as PDF amozie on DSK3GDR082PROD with NOTICES1 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 239 / Thursday, December 13, 2018 / Notices Description: eTariff filing per 1430: Form 501–G Filing to be effective N/A. Filed Date: 12/6/18. Accession Number: 20181206–5273. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/18/18. Docket Numbers: RP19–437–000. Applicants: American Midstream (Midla), LLC. Description: eTariff filing per 1430: Midla Submission of Form 501–G to be effective N/A. Filed Date: 12/6/18. Accession Number: 20181206–5281. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/18/18. Docket Numbers: RP19–438–000. Applicants: Trans-Union Interstate Pipeline, L.P. Description: eTariff filing per 1430: Trans-Union Form 501–G to be effective N/A. Filed Date: 12/6/18. Accession Number: 20181206–5288. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/18/18. Docket Numbers: RP19–439–000. Applicants: Stagecoach Pipeline & Storage Company LL. Description: eTariff filing per 1430: Stagecoach Pipeline & Storage Company LLC.—Form No. 501–G to be effective N/A. 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[FR Doc. 2018–26956 Filed 12–12–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. CP19–1–000] Notice of Schedule for Environmental Review of the Palmyra to Ogden A-Line Project; Northern Natural Gas Company On October 3, 2018, Northern Natural Gas Company (Northern) filed an application in Docket No. CP19–1–000 requesting a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity pursuant to section 7(b) of the Natural Gas Act to abandon certain natural gas pipeline facilities. The proposed project is known as the Palmyra to Ogden A-Line Project (Project), and would allow Northern to abandon approximately PO 00000 Frm 00027 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 64123 146.6 miles of 24-inch-diameter pipeline to provide for safer long-term operation of the mainline. On October 17, 2018, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission or FERC) issued its Notice of Application for the Project. Among other things, that notice alerted agencies issuing federal authorizations of the requirement to complete all necessary reviews and to reach a final decision on a request for a federal authorization within 90 days of the date of issuance of the Commission staff’s Environmental Assessment (EA) for the Project. This instant notice identifies the FERC staff’s planned schedule for the completion of the EA for the Project. Schedule for Environmental Review Issuance of EA May 13, 2019 90-day Federal Authorization Decision Deadline August 11, 2019 If a schedule change becomes necessary, additional notice will be provided so that the relevant agencies are kept informed of the Project’s progress. Project Description Northern proposes to isolate and abandon by sale to DKM Enterprises, LLC (DKM) approximately 146.6 miles of 24-inch-diameter pipeline on Northern’s M580A and M530A system (collectively referred to as the A-line) in Otoe and Cass counties in Nebraska, and Mills, Pottawattamie, Cass, Audubon, Guthrie, Greene, and Boone counties in Iowa. Northern indicates that DKM intends to salvage the abandoned pipeline. To abandon the pipeline, Northern would disconnect and cap the A-line at five interconnections where it is linked to other system facilities. Ground disturbances would be limited to one location in Otoe County, Nebraska, and four locations in Mills, Guthrie, and Boone (two locations) counties, Iowa, where the A-line would be disconnected from Northern’s existing pipeline system. Background On November 14, 2018 the Commission issued a Notice of Intent to Prepare an Environmental Assessment for the Proposed Palmyra to Ogden ALine Project and Request for Comments on Environmental Issues (NOI). The NOI was sent to affected landowners; federal, state, and local government agencies; elected officials; Native American tribes; other interested parties; and local libraries and newspapers. Comments on the NOI should be received by the Commission in Washington, DC on or E:\FR\FM\13DEN1.SGM 13DEN1 64124 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 239 / Thursday, December 13, 2018 / Notices before 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on December 14, 2018. All substantive comments filed in the Commission’s public record will be addressed in the EA. Additional Information In order to receive notification of the issuance of the EA and to keep track of all formal issuances and submittals in specific dockets, the Commission offers a free service called eSubscription. This can reduce the amount of time you spend researching proceedings by automatically providing you with notification of these filings, document summaries, and direct links to the documents. Go to www.ferc.gov/docsfiling/esubscription.asp. Additional information about the Project is available from the Commission’s Office of External Affairs at (866) 208–FERC or on the FERC website (www.ferc.gov). Using the eLibrary link, select General Search from the eLibrary menu, enter the selected date range and Docket Number excluding the last three digits (i.e., CP19–1), and follow the instructions. For assistance with access to eLibrary, the helpline can be reached at (866) 208–3676, TTY (202) 502–8659, or at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov. The eLibrary link on the FERC website also provides access to the texts of formal documents issued by the Commission, such as orders, notices, and rule makings. Dated: December 7, 2018. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2018–26948 Filed 12–12–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. ER19–464–000] amozie on DSK3GDR082PROD with NOTICES1 Supplemental Notice That Initial Market-Based Rate Filing Includes Request for Blanket Section 204 Authorization: Vermillion Power, L.L.C. This is a supplemental notice in the above-referenced Innovative Vermillion Power, L.L.C.’s application for marketbased rate authority, with an accompanying rate tariff, noting that such application includes a request for blanket authorization, under 18 CFR part 34, of future issuances of securities and assumptions of liability. Any person desiring to intervene or to protest should file with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:12 Dec 12, 2018 Jkt 247001 First Street NE, Washington, DC 20426, in accordance with Rules 211 and 214 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (18 CFR 385.211 and 385.214). Anyone filing a motion to intervene or protest must serve a copy of that document on the Applicant. Notice is hereby given that the deadline for filing protests with regard to the applicant’s request for blanket authorization, under 18 CFR part 34, of future issuances of securities and assumptions of liability, is December 27, 2018. The Commission encourages electronic submission of protests and interventions in lieu of paper, using the FERC Online links at https:// www.ferc.gov. To facilitate electronic service, persons with internet access who will eFile a document and/or be listed as a contact for an intervenor must create and validate an eRegistration account using the eRegistration link. Select the eFiling link to log on and submit the intervention or protests. Persons unable to file electronically should submit an original and 5 copies of the intervention or protest to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE, Washington, DC 20426. The filings in the above-referenced proceeding are accessible in the Commission’s eLibrary system by clicking on the appropriate link in the above list. They are also available for electronic review in the Commission’s Public Reference Room in Washington, DC. There is an eSubscription link on the website 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. Dated: December 7, 2018. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2018–26955 Filed 12–12–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. AD19–9–000] Electric Quarterly Report Users Group Meeting; Notice of Electric Quarterly Report Users Group Meeting Commission (Commission) will hold the next Electric Quarterly Report (EQR) Users Group meeting. The meeting will take place from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. (EST) in the Commission Meeting Room at 888 First Street NE, Washington, DC 20426. All interested persons are invited to attend. For those unable to attend in person, access to the meeting will be available via webcast. This meeting provides a forum for dialogue between Commission staff and EQR users to discuss potential improvements to the EQR program and the EQR filing process. Prior to the meeting, staff would like input on discussion topics. Individuals may suggest agenda topics for consideration by emailing EQRUsersGroup@ferc.gov. Please note that matters pending before the Commission and subject to ex parte limitations cannot be discussed at this meeting. An agenda of the meeting will be provided in a subsequent notice. Due to the nature of the discussion, those interested in participating are encouraged to attend in person. 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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Docket No. CP19-1-000]


Notice of Schedule for Environmental Review of the Palmyra to 
Ogden A-Line Project; Northern Natural Gas Company

    On October 3, 2018, Northern Natural Gas Company (Northern) filed 
an application in Docket No. CP19-1-000 requesting a Certificate of 
Public Convenience and Necessity pursuant to section 7(b) of the 
Natural Gas Act to abandon certain natural gas pipeline facilities. The 
proposed project is known as the Palmyra to Ogden A-Line Project 
(Project), and would allow Northern to abandon approximately 146.6 
miles of 24-inch-diameter pipeline to provide for safer long-term 
operation of the mainline.
    On October 17, 2018, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 
(Commission or FERC) issued its Notice of Application for the Project. 
Among other things, that notice alerted agencies issuing federal 
authorizations of the requirement to complete all necessary reviews and 
to reach a final decision on a request for a federal authorization 
within 90 days of the date of issuance of the Commission staff's 
Environmental Assessment (EA) for the Project. This instant notice 
identifies the FERC staff's planned schedule for the completion of the 
EA for the Project.

Schedule for Environmental Review

    Issuance of EA May 13, 2019
    90-day Federal Authorization Decision Deadline August 11, 2019
    If a schedule change becomes necessary, additional notice will be 
provided so that the relevant agencies are kept informed of the 
Project's progress.

Project Description

    Northern proposes to isolate and abandon by sale to DKM 
Enterprises, LLC (DKM) approximately 146.6 miles of 24-inch-diameter 
pipeline on Northern's M580A and M530A system (collectively referred to 
as the A-line) in Otoe and Cass counties in Nebraska, and Mills, 
Pottawattamie, Cass, Audubon, Guthrie, Greene, and Boone counties in 
Iowa. Northern indicates that DKM intends to salvage the abandoned 
pipeline.
    To abandon the pipeline, Northern would disconnect and cap the A-
line at five interconnections where it is linked to other system 
facilities. Ground disturbances would be limited to one location in 
Otoe County, Nebraska, and four locations in Mills, Guthrie, and Boone 
(two locations) counties, Iowa, where the A-line would be disconnected 
from Northern's existing pipeline system.

Background

    On November 14, 2018 the Commission issued a Notice of Intent to 
Prepare an Environmental Assessment for the Proposed Palmyra to Ogden 
A-Line Project and Request for Comments on Environmental Issues (NOI). 
The NOI was sent to affected landowners; federal, state, and local 
government agencies; elected officials; Native American tribes; other 
interested parties; and local libraries and newspapers. Comments on the 
NOI should be received by the Commission in Washington, DC on or

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before 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on December 14, 2018. All substantive 
comments filed in the Commission's public record will be addressed in 
the EA.

Additional Information

    In order to receive notification of the issuance of the EA and to 
keep track of all formal issuances and submittals in specific dockets, 
the Commission offers a free service called eSubscription. This can 
reduce the amount of time you spend researching proceedings by 
automatically providing you with notification of these filings, 
document summaries, and direct links to the documents. Go to 
www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/esubscription.asp.
    Additional information about the Project is available from the 
Commission's Office of External Affairs at (866) 208-FERC or on the 
FERC website (www.ferc.gov). Using the eLibrary link, select General 
Search from the eLibrary menu, enter the selected date range and Docket 
Number excluding the last three digits (i.e., CP19-1), and follow the 
instructions. For assistance with access to eLibrary, the helpline can 
be reached at (866) 208-3676, TTY (202) 502-8659, or at 
[email protected]. The eLibrary link on the FERC website also 
provides access to the texts of formal documents issued by the 
Commission, such as orders, notices, and rule makings.

    Dated: December 7, 2018.
Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr.,
Deputy Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2018-26948 Filed 12-12-18; 8:45 am]
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