Renewable Energy Aggregators; Notice of Preliminary Permit Application Accepted for Filing and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Competing Applications, 9328 [2019-04745]

Download as PDF 9328 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 50 / Thursday, March 14, 2019 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 14961–000] Renewable Energy Aggregators; Notice of Preliminary Permit Application Accepted for Filing and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Competing Applications On January 10, 2019, Renewable Energy Aggregators, filed an application for a preliminary permit, pursuant to section 4(f) of the Federal Power Act (FPA), proposing to study the feasibility of the Eastern Industries Pumped Storage Hydroelectric Project to be located in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania. The sole purpose of a preliminary permit, if issued, is to grant the permit holder priority to file a license application during the permit term. A preliminary permit does not authorize the permit holder to perform any landdisturbing activities or otherwise enter upon lands or waters owned by others without the owners’ express permission. The proposed project would consist of the following: (1) A new upper reservoir with a surface area of 62 acres and a storage capacity of 929.9 acre-feet at a surface elevation of approximately 1,343 feet above mean sea level (msl) created through construction of a new rollercompacted concrete or rock-filled dam; (2) a new lower reservoir with a surface area of 22.3 acres and a total storage capacity of 1,337.9 acre-feet at a surface elevation of 1,057 feet msl; (3) a new 834-foot-long, 48-inch-diameter penstock connecting the upper and lower reservoirs; (4) a new 150-footlong, 50-foot-wide powerhouse containing one turbine-generator unit with a total rated capacity of 20 megawatts; (5) a new transmission line connecting the powerhouse to a nearby electric grid interconnection point with options to evaluate multiple grid interconnection locations; and (6) appurtenant facilities. The proposed project would have an annual generation of 88,434 megawatt-hours. Applicant Contact: Adam Rousselle II, Renewable Energy Aggregators, 5710 Oak Crest Drive, Doylestown, PA 18902; phone: 215–485–1708. FERC Contact: Monir Chowdhury; phone: (202) 502–6736. Deadline for filing comments, motions to intervene, competing applications (without notices of intent), or notices of intent to file competing applications: 60 days from the issuance of this notice. Competing applications and notices of intent must meet the requirements of 18 CFR 4.36. VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:22 Mar 13, 2019 Jkt 247001 The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file comments, motions to intervene, notices of intent, and competing applications 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–14961–000. More information about this project, including a copy of the application, can be viewed or printed on the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link of the Commission’s website at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ elibrary.asp. Enter the docket number (P–14961) in the docket number field to access the document. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support. Applicants: Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company, L.L.C. Description: Tariff Amendment: Fuel Filing 2019—Amendment to be effective 4/1/2019. Filed Date: 3/5/19. Accession Number: 20190305–5102. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 3/18/19. Docket Numbers: RP19–805–000. Applicants: Guardian Pipeline, L.L.C. Description: § 4(d) Rate Filing: Negotiated Rate PAL Agreement—Twin Eagle Resource Management, LLC to be effective 3/6/2019. Filed Date: 3/5/19. Accession Number: 20190305–5105. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 3/18/19. Docket Numbers: RP19–806–000. Applicants: Natural Gas Pipeline Company of America. Description: § 4(d) Rate Filing: Negotiated Rate Agreement-Eco-Energy to be effective 4/1/2019. Filed Date: 3/6/19. Accession Number: 20190306–5000. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 3/18/19. Docket Numbers: RP19–807–000. Applicants: Natural Gas Pipeline Company of America. Dated: March 8, 2019. Description: § 4(d) Rate Filing: Kimberly D. Bose, Negotiated Rate Agreement-Sempra Gas Secretary. & Power to be effective 4/1/2019. [FR Doc. 2019–04745 Filed 3–13–19; 8:45 am] Filed Date: 3/6/19. BILLING CODE 6717–01–P Accession Number: 20190306–5001. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 3/18/19. Docket Numbers: RP19–808–000. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Applicants: Natural Gas Pipeline Company of America. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Description: § 4(d) Rate Filing: Negotiated Rate Agreement-Union Combined Notice of Filings Electric to be effective 4/1/2019. Filed Date: 3/6/19. Take notice that the Commission has Accession Number: 20190306–5002. received the following Natural Gas Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 3/18/19. Pipeline Rate and Refund Report filings: The filings are accessible in the Filings Instituting Proceedings Commission’s eLibrary system by Docket Numbers: RP19–803–000. clicking on the links or querying the Applicants: Guardian Pipeline, L.L.C. docket number. Description: § 4(d) Rate Filing: Any person desiring to intervene or Negotiated Rate PAL Agreements— protest in any of the above proceedings MIECO, Twin Eagle, Citadel, & Updates must file in accordance with Rules 211 to be effective 3/4/2019. and 214 of the Commission’s Filed Date: 3/4/19. Regulations (18 CFR 385.211 and Accession Number: 20190304–5157. 385.214) on or before 5 p.m. Eastern Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 3/18/19. time on the specified comment date. Docket Numbers: RP19–804–000. Protests may be considered, but Applicants: UGI Sunbury, LLC. intervention is necessary to become a Description: § 4(d) Rate Filing: Annual party to the proceeding. Retainage Adjustment Filing to be eFiling is encouraged. More detailed effective 4/1/2019. information relating to filing Filed Date: 3/4/19. requirements, interventions, protests, Accession Number: 20190304–5160. service, and qualifying facilities filings Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 3/18/19. can be found at: http://www.ferc.gov/ docs-filing/efiling/filing-req.pdf. For Docket Numbers: RP19–801–001. PO 00000 Frm 00041 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\14MRN1.SGM 14MRN1

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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Project No. 14961-000]


Renewable Energy Aggregators; Notice of Preliminary Permit 
Application Accepted for Filing and Soliciting Comments, Motions To 
Intervene, and Competing Applications

    On January 10, 2019, Renewable Energy Aggregators, filed an 
application for a preliminary permit, pursuant to section 4(f) of the 
Federal Power Act (FPA), proposing to study the feasibility of the 
Eastern Industries Pumped Storage Hydroelectric Project to be located 
in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania. The sole purpose of a preliminary 
permit, if issued, is to grant the permit holder priority to file a 
license application during the permit term. A preliminary permit does 
not authorize the permit holder to perform any land-disturbing 
activities or otherwise enter upon lands or waters owned by others 
without the owners' express permission.
    The proposed project would consist of the following: (1) A new 
upper reservoir with a surface area of 62 acres and a storage capacity 
of 929.9 acre-feet at a surface elevation of approximately 1,343 feet 
above mean sea level (msl) created through construction of a new 
roller-compacted concrete or rock-filled dam; (2) a new lower reservoir 
with a surface area of 22.3 acres and a total storage capacity of 
1,337.9 acre-feet at a surface elevation of 1,057 feet msl; (3) a new 
834-foot-long, 48-inch-diameter penstock connecting the upper and lower 
reservoirs; (4) a new 150-foot-long, 50-foot-wide powerhouse containing 
one turbine-generator unit with a total rated capacity of 20 megawatts; 
(5) a new transmission line connecting the powerhouse to a nearby 
electric grid interconnection point with options to evaluate multiple 
grid interconnection locations; and (6) appurtenant facilities. The 
proposed project would have an annual generation of 88,434 megawatt-
hours.
    Applicant Contact: Adam Rousselle II, Renewable Energy Aggregators, 
5710 Oak Crest Drive, Doylestown, PA 18902; phone: 215-485-1708.
    FERC Contact: Monir Chowdhury; phone: (202) 502-6736.
    Deadline for filing comments, motions to intervene, competing 
applications (without notices of intent), or notices of intent to file 
competing applications: 60 days from the issuance of this notice. 
Competing applications and notices of intent must meet the requirements 
of 18 CFR 4.36.
    The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file 
comments, motions to intervene, notices of intent, and competing 
applications 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-14961-000.
    More information about this project, including a copy of the 
application, can be viewed or printed on the ``eLibrary'' link of the 
Commission's website at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/elibrary.asp. 
Enter the docket number (P-14961) in the docket number field to access 
the document. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support.

    Dated: March 8, 2019.
Kimberly D. Bose,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2019-04745 Filed 3-13-19; 8:45 am]
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