Sabine Pass LNG, L.P.; Notice of Availability of the Environmental Assessment for the Proposed Third Berth Expansion Project, 45490-45491 [2019-18677]

Download as PDF 45490 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 168 / Thursday, August 29, 2019 / Notices FERC–511—TRANSFER OF ELECTRIC LICENSE Number of respondents Annual number of responses per respondent Total number of responses Average burden hrs. & cost per response Total annual burden hours & total annual cost Cost per respondent ($) (1) (2) (1) * (2) = (3) (4) (3) * (4) = (5) (5) ÷ (1) Hydropower Project Licensees ................ 46 Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2019–18672 Filed 8–28–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. CP19–11–000] khammond on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES Sabine Pass LNG, L.P.; Notice of Availability of the Environmental Assessment for the Proposed Third Berth Expansion Project The staff of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or Commission) has prepared an environmental assessment (EA) for the Third Berth Expansion Project (Project), proposed by Sabine Pass LNG, L.P. in the above-referenced docket. Sabine Pass LNG, L.P. requests authorization to construct and operate a third marine berth at the existing Sabine Pass LNG Terminal in Cameron Parish, Louisiana. The Project would also include the addition of piping, pipe racks, utilities, and other infrastructure necessary to transport liquefied natural gas (LNG) to the third berth. The EA assesses the potential environmental effects of the construction and operation of the 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, U.S. Department of Energy, U.S. Department of Transportation, U.S. Coast Guard, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries participated as cooperating agencies 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. VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:48 Aug 28, 2019 Jkt 247001 1 46 The Project would consist of the following facilities in Cameron Parish, Louisiana: • A new marine berth to be dredged adjacent and southeast of the two existing marine berths along the Sabine Pass Channel; • additional two tugs to the existing dedicated tug fleet; • an LNG loading system consisting of a new platform, LNG loading and cooldown lines, and LNG loading arms (two liquid, one vapor, and one hybrid liquid/vapor); • two new 30-inch-diameter loading lines to transfer LNG to the Third Berth loading platform; • an LNG spill collection system to provide spill protection for the new LNG piping and equipment; and • appurtenant facilities including, the customs/security building, analyzer shelters, telecommunications systems, digital control systems upgrades, security fencing, cathodic protection systems, elevated fire monitor towers, and gangway with associated gangway hydraulic power unit and local control panel. 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., CP19–11). Be sure you have selected an appropriate date range. For assistance, please contact FERC Online Support at FercOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or toll free PO 00000 Frm 00028 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 40 hrs.; $3,200 1,840 hrs.; $147,000 $3,200 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 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 September 23, 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 (CP19–11– 000) with your submission: Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE, Room 1A, Washington, DC 20426. E:\FR\FM\29AUN1.SGM 29AUN1 45491 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 168 / Thursday, August 29, 2019 / Notices 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/docsfiling/esubscription.asp. Dated: August 23, 2019. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2019–18677 Filed 8–28–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. ER19–2585–000] Florida Power & Light Company; Notice of Extension of Time August 23, 2019. On August 15, 2019, Seminole Electric Cooperative, Inc. (Seminole), Lee County Electric Cooperative, Inc. (LCEC), and Florida Keys Electric Cooperative Association, Inc. (FKEC) filed a joint motion to intervene and a request for an extension, from September 3, 2019 to September 13, 2019, of the date for filing interventions and comments in response to Florida Power & Light Company’s (FPL) rate filing, filed pursuant to Section 205 of the Federal Power Act, in this proceeding.1 Seminole, LCEC, and FKEC state that an extension of time is necessary to aid intervenors in developing a greater understanding of this complex filing and the issues it presents without unduly constraining the time available to the Commission for its deliberations. Seminole, LCEC and FKEC are authorized to represent that the Florida Municipal Power Agency (FMPA) 2 supports, and that FPL does not oppose, the requested extension of the date for interventions and comments. Upon consideration, notice is hereby given that Seminole, LCEC, and FKEC’s motion is granted, and the interventions and comment date for the abovecaptioned proceeding is hereby extended to and including September 13, 2019. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2019–18675 Filed 8–28–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION Notice to All Interested Parties of Intent To Terminate Receiverships Notice is hereby given that the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC or Receiver), as Receiver for the institutions listed below, intends to terminate its receivership for said institutions. khammond on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES NOTICE OF INTENT TO TERMINATE RECEIVERSHIPS Fund Receivership name City 4382 ................. 10097 ............... Citytrust Bank ............................................................................... First Bankamericano ..................................................................... Bridgeport .................................. Elizabeth ................................... The liquidation of the assets for each receivership has been completed. To the extent permitted by available funds and in accordance with law, the Receiver will be making a final dividend payment to proven creditors. Based upon the foregoing, the Receiver has determined that the continued existence of the receiverships will serve no useful purpose. Consequently, notice is given that the receiverships shall be terminated, to be effective no sooner than thirty days after the date of this notice. If any person wishes to comment concerning the termination of any of the receiverships, such comment must be made in writing, identify the receivership to which the 1 16 U.S.C. 824d (2000). VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:00 Aug 28, 2019 State CT NJ 08/09/1991 07/31/2009 comment pertains, and be sent within thirty days of the date of this notice to: Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Division of Resolutions and Receiverships, Attention: Receivership Oversight Department 34.6, 1601 Bryan Street, Dallas, TX 75201. No comments concerning the termination of the above-mentioned receiverships will be considered which are not sent within this time frame. Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Robert E. Feldman, Executive Secretary. (Authority: 12 U.S.C. 1819) Proposed Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request Dated at Washington, DC, on August 23, 2019. [FR Doc. 2019–18552 Filed 8–28–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6714–01–P FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (‘‘Board’’) and AGENCY: 2 FMPA has filed a motion to intervene in this proceeding. 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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 168 (Thursday, August 29, 2019)]
[Notices]
[Pages 45490-45491]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2019-18677]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Docket No. CP19-11-000]


Sabine Pass LNG, L.P.; Notice of Availability of the 
Environmental Assessment for the Proposed Third Berth Expansion Project

    The staff of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or 
Commission) has prepared an environmental assessment (EA) for the Third 
Berth Expansion Project (Project), proposed by Sabine Pass LNG, L.P. in 
the above-referenced docket. Sabine Pass LNG, L.P. requests 
authorization to construct and operate a third marine berth at the 
existing Sabine Pass LNG Terminal in Cameron Parish, Louisiana. The 
Project would also include the addition of piping, pipe racks, 
utilities, and other infrastructure necessary to transport liquefied 
natural gas (LNG) to the third berth.
    The EA assesses the potential environmental effects of the 
construction and operation of the 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, U.S. Department of Energy, U.S. 
Department of Transportation, U.S. Coast Guard, U.S. Fish and Wildlife 
Service, and Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries 
participated as cooperating agencies 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 Project would consist of the following facilities in Cameron 
Parish, Louisiana:
     A new marine berth to be dredged adjacent and southeast of 
the two existing marine berths along the Sabine Pass Channel;
     additional two tugs to the existing dedicated tug fleet;
     an LNG loading system consisting of a new platform, LNG 
loading and cooldown lines, and LNG loading arms (two liquid, one 
vapor, and one hybrid liquid/vapor);
     two new 30-inch-diameter loading lines to transfer LNG to 
the Third Berth loading platform;
     an LNG spill collection system to provide spill protection 
for the new LNG piping and equipment; and
     appurtenant facilities including, the customs/security 
building, analyzer shelters, telecommunications systems, digital 
control systems upgrades, security fencing, cathodic protection 
systems, elevated fire monitor towers, and gangway with associated 
gangway hydraulic power unit and local control panel.
    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., CP19-11). 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 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 September 23, 
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 
(CP19-11-000) with your submission: Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary, 
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE, Room 1A, 
Washington, DC 20426.

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    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: August 23, 2019.
Kimberly D. Bose,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2019-18677 Filed 8-28-19; 8:45 am]
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