Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company, LLC; Notice of Availability of the Environmental Assessment for the Proposed 261 Upgrade Project, 24131-24132 [2019-10878]

Download as PDF khammond on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 101 / Friday, May 24, 2019 / Notices Description: Compliance filing RP15– 23 Compliance with Order on Reserved Capacity Release Issue to be effective 7/1/2019. Filed Date: 5/17/19. Accession Number: 20190517–5006. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 5/29/19. Docket Numbers: RP19–1016–001. Applicants: Kinder Morgan Louisiana Pipeline LLC. Description: Compliance filing Supplemental Compliance Filing Pursuant to Order No. 587–Y to be effective 8/1/2019. Filed Date: 5/17/19. Accession Number: 20190517–5000. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 5/29/19. Docket Numbers: RP19–1017–001. Applicants: Kinder Morgan Illinois Pipeline LLC. Description: Compliance filing Supplemental Compliance Filing Pursuant to Order No. 587–Y to be effective 8/1/2019. Filed Date: 5/17/19. Accession Number: 20190517–5001. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 5/29/19. Docket Numbers: RP19–1226–000. Applicants: Greylock Pipeline, LLC. Description: Compliance filing Revised negotiated rates 2019 to be effective 3/1/2019. Filed Date: 5/17/19. Accession Number: 20190517–5022. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 5/29/19. Docket Numbers: RP19–1227–000. Applicants: NEXUS Gas Transmission, LLC. Description: § 4(d) Rate Filing: Negotiated Rates—Columbia Gas 860005 5–21–2019 Release to be effective 5/21/ 2019. Filed Date: 5/17/19. Accession Number: 20190517–5039. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 5/29/19. Docket Numbers: RP19–1228–000. Applicants: Equitrans, L.P. Description: § 4(d) Rate Filing: Reservation Charge Credit Exemptions to be effective 6/17/2019. Filed Date: 5/17/19. Accession Number: 20190517–5083. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 5/29/19. Docket Numbers: RP19–979–001. Applicants: Horizon Pipeline Company, L.L.C. Description: Compliance filing Supplemental Compliance Filing Pursuant Order No. 587–Y to be effective 8/1/2019. Filed Date: 5/17/19. Accession Number: 20190517–5027. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 5/29/19. Docket Numbers: RP19–980–001. Applicants: Natural Gas Pipeline Company of America. Description: Compliance filing Supplemental Compliance Filing VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:10 May 23, 2019 Jkt 247001 Pursuant to Order No. 587–Y to be effective 8/1/2019. Filed Date: 5/17/19. Accession Number: 20190517–5026. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 5/29/19. 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: May 20, 2019. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2019–10881 Filed 5–23–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. CP19–7–000] Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company, LLC; Notice of Availability of the Environmental Assessment for the Proposed 261 Upgrade Project The staff of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or Commission) has prepared an environmental assessment (EA) for the 261 Upgrade Project, proposed by Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company, LLC (Tennessee Gas) in the above-referenced docket. Tennessee Gas requests authorization to provide 72,400 million cubic feet per day (Mcf/d) to subscribed Project shippers. Tennessee Gas also requests approval to upgrade facilities at Compressor Station 261 to increase reliability to existing shippers. The Project includes modifications to existing facilities and installation of new pipeline in Hampden County, Massachusetts. The EA assesses the potential environmental effects of the construction and operation of the 261 Upgrade Project in accordance with the requirements of the National PO 00000 Frm 00057 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 24131 Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). The FERC staff concludes that approval of the proposed project, with appropriate mitigating measures, would not constitute a major federal action significantly affecting the quality of the human environment. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers participated as a cooperating agency in the preparation of the EA. Cooperating agencies have jurisdiction by law or special expertise with respect to resources potentially affected by the proposal and participate in the NEPA analysis. The proposed 261 Upgrade Project includes the following facilities: Horsepower Replacement Project • Abandon and replace two existing turbine compressor units with one new turbine compressor unit and auxiliary facilities; and • abandon and replace the emergency generator. Looping Project • Install 2.1 miles of 12-inch-diameter pipeline loop adjacent to Tennessee Gas pipelines; • install pig launcher and receiver facilities and tie-in piping; and • abandon and remove an inactive 6inch-diameter pipeline. The Commission mailed a copy of the Notice of Availability to federal, state, and local government representatives and agencies; elected officials; environmental and public interest groups; Native American tribes; potentially affected landowners and other interested individuals and groups; and newspapers and libraries in the project area. The EA is only available in electronic format. It may be viewed and downloaded from the FERC’s website (www.ferc.gov), on the Environmental Documents page (https://www.ferc.gov/ industries/gas/enviro/eis.asp). In addition, the EA may be accessed by using the eLibrary link on the FERC’s website. Click on the eLibrary link (https://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ elibrary.asp), click on General Search, and enter the docket number in the ‘‘Docket Number’’ field, excluding the last three digits (i.e. CP19–7). Be sure you have selected an appropriate date range. For assistance, please contact FERC Online Support at FercOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or toll free at (866) 208–3676, or for TTY, contact (202) 502–8659. Any person wishing to comment on the EA may do so. Your comments should focus on the EA’s disclosure and discussion of potential environmental effects, reasonable alternatives, and measures to avoid or lessen E:\FR\FM\24MYN1.SGM 24MYN1 khammond on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES 24132 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 101 / Friday, May 24, 2019 / Notices environmental impacts. The more specific your comments, the more useful they will be. To ensure that the Commission has the opportunity to consider your comments prior to making its decision on this project, it is important that we receive your comments in Washington, DC on or before 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on June 17, 2019. For your convenience, there are three methods you can use to file your comments to the Commission. The Commission encourages electronic filing of comments and has staff available to assist you at (866) 208–3676 or FercOnlineSupport@ferc.gov. Please carefully follow these instructions so that your comments are properly recorded. (1) You can file your comments electronically using the eComment feature on the Commission’s website (www.ferc.gov) under the link to Documents and Filings. This is an easy method for submitting brief, text-only comments on a project; (2) You can also file your comments electronically using the eFiling feature on the Commission’s website (www.ferc.gov) under the link to Documents and Filings. With eFiling, you can provide comments in a variety of formats by attaching them as a file with your submission. New eFiling users must first create an account by clicking on ‘‘eRegister.’’ You must select the type of filing you are making. If you are filing a comment on a particular project, please select ‘‘Comment on a Filing’’; or (3) You can file a paper copy of your comments by mailing them to the following address. Be sure to reference the project docket number (CP19–7– 000) with your submission: Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE, Room 1A, Washington, DC 20426 Any person seeking to become a party to the proceeding must file a motion to intervene pursuant to Rule 214 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedures (18 CFR 385.214). Motions to intervene are more fully described at http://www.ferc.gov/resources/guides/ how-to/intervene.asp. Only intervenors have the right to seek rehearing or judicial review of the Commission’s decision. The Commission may grant affected landowners and others with environmental concerns intervenor status upon showing good cause by stating that they have a clear and direct interest in this proceeding which no other party can adequately represent. Simply filing environmental comments will not give you intervenor status, but VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:48 May 23, 2019 Jkt 247001 you do not need intervenor status to have your comments considered. 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. The eLibrary link also provides access to the texts of all formal documents issued by the Commission, such as orders, notices, and rulemakings. In addition, the Commission offers a free service called eSubscription which allows you to keep track of all formal issuances and submittals in specific dockets. 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. Dated: May 17, 2019. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. 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Accession Number: 20190517–5133. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 6/7/19. Docket Numbers: ER19–832–001. Applicants: Duke Energy Florida, LLC. Description: Compliance filing: DEFNotice of Cancellation (ER19–832) eTariff Metadata Compliance Filing to be effective 11/1/2015. Filed Date: 5/17/19. Accession Number: 20190517–5156. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 6/7/19. Docket Numbers: ER19–847–001. Applicants: San Pablo Raceway, LLC. Description: Compliance filing: San Pablo Raceway MBR Tariff to be effective 5/18/2019. Filed Date: 5/17/19. Accession Number: 20190517–5125. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 6/7/19. Docket Numbers: ER19–1402–000. Applicants: Coyote Ridge Wind, LLC. Description: Report Filing: Supplement to Application for MarketBased Rate Authority to be effective N/A. Filed Date: 5/17/19. Accession Number: 20190517–5112. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 5/28/19. Docket Numbers: ER19–1892–000. Applicants: Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc., Ameren Illinois Company. 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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 101 (Friday, May 24, 2019)]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2019-10878]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Docket No. CP19-7-000]


Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company, LLC; Notice of Availability of 
the Environmental Assessment for the Proposed 261 Upgrade Project

    The staff of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or 
Commission) has prepared an environmental assessment (EA) for the 261 
Upgrade Project, proposed by Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company, LLC 
(Tennessee Gas) in the above-referenced docket. Tennessee Gas requests 
authorization to provide 72,400 million cubic feet per day (Mcf/d) to 
subscribed Project shippers. Tennessee Gas also requests approval to 
upgrade facilities at Compressor Station 261 to increase reliability to 
existing shippers. The Project includes modifications to existing 
facilities and installation of new pipeline in Hampden County, 
Massachusetts.
    The EA assesses the potential environmental effects of the 
construction and operation of the 261 Upgrade Project in accordance 
with the requirements of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). 
The FERC staff concludes that approval of the proposed project, with 
appropriate mitigating measures, would not constitute a major federal 
action significantly affecting the quality of the human environment.
    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers participated as a cooperating 
agency in the preparation of the EA. Cooperating agencies have 
jurisdiction by law or special expertise with respect to resources 
potentially affected by the proposal and participate in the NEPA 
analysis.
    The proposed 261 Upgrade Project includes the following facilities:

Horsepower Replacement Project

     Abandon and replace two existing turbine compressor units 
with one new turbine compressor unit and auxiliary facilities; and
     abandon and replace the emergency generator.

Looping Project

     Install 2.1 miles of 12-inch-diameter pipeline loop 
adjacent to Tennessee Gas pipelines;
     install pig launcher and receiver facilities and tie-in 
piping; and
     abandon and remove an inactive 6-inch-diameter pipeline.
    The Commission mailed a copy of the Notice of Availability to 
federal, state, and local government representatives and agencies; 
elected officials; environmental and public interest groups; Native 
American tribes; potentially affected landowners and other interested 
individuals and groups; and newspapers and libraries in the project 
area. The EA is only available in electronic format. It may be viewed 
and downloaded from the FERC's website (www.ferc.gov), on the 
Environmental Documents page (https://www.ferc.gov/industries/gas/enviro/eis.asp). In addition, the EA may be accessed by using the 
eLibrary link on the FERC's website. Click on the eLibrary link 
(https://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/elibrary.asp), click on General 
Search, and enter the docket number in the ``Docket Number'' field, 
excluding the last three digits (i.e. CP19-7). Be sure you have 
selected an appropriate date range. For assistance, please contact FERC 
Online Support at [email protected] or toll free at (866) 208-
3676, or for TTY, contact (202) 502-8659.
    Any person wishing to comment on the EA may do so. Your comments 
should focus on the EA's disclosure and discussion of potential 
environmental effects, reasonable alternatives, and measures to avoid 
or lessen

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environmental impacts. The more specific your comments, the more useful 
they will be. To ensure that the Commission has the opportunity to 
consider your comments prior to making its decision on this project, it 
is important that we receive your comments in Washington, DC on or 
before 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on June 17, 2019.
    For your convenience, there are three methods you can use to file 
your comments to the Commission. The Commission encourages electronic 
filing of comments and has staff available to assist you at (866) 208-
3676 or [email protected]. Please carefully follow these 
instructions so that your comments are properly recorded.
    (1) You can file your comments electronically using the eComment 
feature on the Commission's website (www.ferc.gov) under the link to 
Documents and Filings. This is an easy method for submitting brief, 
text-only comments on a project;
    (2) You can also file your comments electronically using the 
eFiling feature on the Commission's website (www.ferc.gov) under the 
link to Documents and Filings. With eFiling, you can provide comments 
in a variety of formats by attaching them as a file with your 
submission. New eFiling users must first create an account by clicking 
on ``eRegister.'' You must select the type of filing you are making. If 
you are filing a comment on a particular project, please select 
``Comment on a Filing''; or
    (3) You can file a paper copy of your comments by mailing them to 
the following address. Be sure to reference the project docket number 
(CP19-7-000) with your submission: Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary, Federal 
Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE, Room 1A, Washington, 
DC 20426
    Any person seeking to become a party to the proceeding must file a 
motion to intervene pursuant to Rule 214 of the Commission's Rules of 
Practice and Procedures (18 CFR 385.214). Motions to intervene are more 
fully described at http://www.ferc.gov/resources/guides/how-to/intervene.asp. Only intervenors have the right to seek rehearing or 
judicial review of the Commission's decision. The Commission may grant 
affected landowners and others with environmental concerns intervenor 
status upon showing good cause by stating that they have a clear and 
direct interest in this proceeding which no other party can adequately 
represent. Simply filing environmental comments will not give you 
intervenor status, but you do not need intervenor status to have your 
comments considered.
    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. The eLibrary link 
also provides access to the texts of all formal documents issued by the 
Commission, such as orders, notices, and rulemakings.
    In addition, the Commission offers a free service called 
eSubscription which allows you to keep track of all formal issuances 
and submittals in specific dockets. 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.

    Dated: May 17, 2019.
Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr.,
Deputy Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2019-10878 Filed 5-23-19; 8:45 am]
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