Notice of Preliminary Permit Application Accepted for Filing and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Competing Applications; Four Lakes Task Force, 50025 [2019-20628]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 185 / Tuesday, September 24, 2019 / Notices the information needed in an efficient manner. This collection includes burden at the SEA level. Dated: September 19, 2019. Kate Mullan, PRA Coordinator, Information Collection Clearance Program, Information Management Branch, Office of the Chief Information Officer. [FR Doc. 2019–20663 Filed 9–23–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4000–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 14999–000] khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES Notice of Preliminary Permit Application Accepted for Filing and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Competing Applications; Four Lakes Task Force On June 20, 2019, Four Lakes Task Force filed an application for a preliminary permit, pursuant to section 4(f) of the Federal Power Act, proposing to study the feasibility of the Edenville Dam Hydroelectric Project located on the Tittabawassee and Tobacco River system approximately one mile north of Edenville, in Gladwin and Midland Counties, Michigan. 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 project is located immediately upstream of the confluence of Tittabawassee and Tobacco rivers and would consist of the following facilities: (1) A 6-square-mile, 40,000 acre-feet at normal maximum surface elevation of 676.1 National Geodetic Vertical Datum 29 (NGVD29) existing reservoir (Wixom Lake); (2) a 6,200.0-foot-long existing earthen gravity dam with a minimum crest elevation of 682.1 feet NGVD29 including: (i) a 625.0-foot-long left (south-east) embankment; (ii) a 68.6foot-wide spillway containing two 20.0foot-wide by 9.5-foot-high steel Tainter gates and one 23.6-foot-wide by 9.5-foothigh steel Tainter gate each with a sill elevation of 667.8 feet NGVD29; (iii) a 50.5-foot-wide, 114.7-foot-long existing concrete and steel powerhouse containing two 2.4 megawatts (MW) turbine-generators; (iv) a 3,428.7-footlong center section embankment; (v) a 60.0-foot-wide, 60.0-foot-long new VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:37 Sep 23, 2019 Jkt 247001 concrete and steel powerhouse containing one 1.2 MW turbinegenerator; (vi) a 72.2-foot-wide spillway containing two 23.6-foot-wide by 9.5foot-high steel Tainter gates and one 20.0-foot-wide by 9.5-foot-high steel Tainter gate each with a sill elevation of 667.8 feet NGVD29; and (vii) a 1,895.0foot-long right (west) embankment; (3) a 50.6 to 65.0-foot-wide, 47.0-foot-long tailrace; (4) an 800-foot-long, 2.3 kilovolt existing transmission line conveying the project power to Edenville Dam Substation owned by Consumers Energy; and (5) appurtenant facilities. The proposed project would have an annual generation of 21,000 megawatt-hours. Applicant Contact: David E. Kepler, II, Four Lakes Task Force, 233 E. Larkin St., Suite 2, Midland, MI 48640; phone: (989) 636–7701. FERC Contact: Sergiu Serban; phone: (202) 502–6211. 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–14999–000. 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–14999) in the docket number field to access the document. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support. Dated: September 18, 2019. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2019–20628 Filed 9–23–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P PO 00000 Frm 00047 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 50025 DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. ER19–2823–000] Supplemental Notice That Initial Market-Based Rate Filing Includes Request for Blanket Section 204 Authorization; Isabella Wind, LLC This is a supplemental notice in the above-referenced proceeding of Isabella Wind, LLC’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 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 October 8, 2019. The Commission encourages electronic submission of protests and interventions in lieu of paper, using the FERC Online links at http:// 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 E:\FR\FM\24SEN1.SGM 24SEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Project No. 14999-000]


Notice of Preliminary Permit Application Accepted for Filing and 
Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Competing Applications; 
Four Lakes Task Force

    On June 20, 2019, Four Lakes Task Force filed an application for a 
preliminary permit, pursuant to section 4(f) of the Federal Power Act, 
proposing to study the feasibility of the Edenville Dam Hydroelectric 
Project located on the Tittabawassee and Tobacco River system 
approximately one mile north of Edenville, in Gladwin and Midland 
Counties, Michigan. 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 project is located immediately upstream of the confluence of 
Tittabawassee and Tobacco rivers and would consist of the following 
facilities: (1) A 6-square-mile, 40,000 acre-feet at normal maximum 
surface elevation of 676.1 National Geodetic Vertical Datum 29 (NGVD29) 
existing reservoir (Wixom Lake); (2) a 6,200.0-foot-long existing 
earthen gravity dam with a minimum crest elevation of 682.1 feet NGVD29 
including: (i) a 625.0-foot-long left (south-east) embankment; (ii) a 
68.6-foot-wide spillway containing two 20.0-foot-wide by 9.5-foot-high 
steel Tainter gates and one 23.6-foot-wide by 9.5-foot-high steel 
Tainter gate each with a sill elevation of 667.8 feet NGVD29; (iii) a 
50.5-foot-wide, 114.7-foot-long existing concrete and steel powerhouse 
containing two 2.4 megawatts (MW) turbine-generators; (iv) a 3,428.7-
foot-long center section embankment; (v) a 60.0-foot-wide, 60.0-foot-
long new concrete and steel powerhouse containing one 1.2 MW turbine-
generator; (vi) a 72.2-foot-wide spillway containing two 23.6-foot-wide 
by 9.5-foot-high steel Tainter gates and one 20.0-foot-wide by 9.5-
foot-high steel Tainter gate each with a sill elevation of 667.8 feet 
NGVD29; and (vii) a 1,895.0-foot-long right (west) embankment; (3) a 
50.6 to 65.0-foot-wide, 47.0-foot-long tailrace; (4) an 800-foot-long, 
2.3 kilovolt existing transmission line conveying the project power to 
Edenville Dam Substation owned by Consumers Energy; and (5) appurtenant 
facilities. The proposed project would have an annual generation of 
21,000 megawatt-hours.
    Applicant Contact: David E. Kepler, II, Four Lakes Task Force, 233 
E. Larkin St., Suite 2, Midland, MI 48640; phone: (989) 636-7701.
    FERC Contact: Sergiu Serban; phone: (202) 502-6211.
    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 
[email protected], (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-14999-000.
    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-14999) in the docket number field to access 
the document. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support.

    Dated: September 18, 2019.
Kimberly D. Bose,
Secretary.
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