Spencer Mountain Hydropower, LLC; Notice of Application Accepted for Filing, Soliciting Comments, Protests and Motions To Intervene, 65149-65150 [2019-25625]

Download as PDF 65149 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 228 / Tuesday, November 26, 2019 / Notices requirements of FERC–574 to implement the statutory provisions of Sections 1(c), 4, and 7 of the Natural Gas Act (NGA). Natural gas pipeline companies file applications with the Commission furnishing information in order to facilitate a determination of an applicant’s qualification for an exemption under the provisions of the section 1(c). If the Commission grants an exemption, the natural gas pipeline company is not required to file certificate applications, rate schedules, or any other applications or forms prescribed by the Commission. The exemption applies to companies engaged in the transportation, sale, or resale of natural gas in interstate commerce if: (a) They receive gas at or within the boundaries of the state from another person at or within the boundaries of that state; (b) such gas is ultimately consumed in such state; (c) the rates, service and facilities of such company are subject to regulation by a State Commission; and (d) that such State Commission is exercising that jurisdiction. 18 CFR part 152 specifies the data required to be filed by pipeline companies for an exemption. Type of Respondents: Pipeline companies. Estimate of Annual Burden: 1 The Commission estimates the annual public reporting burden and cost 2 for the information collection as: FERC–574, GAS PIPELINE CERTIFICATES: HINSHAW EXEMPTION Number of respondents Number of responses per respondent Total number of responses Average burden hours & average cost ($) per response Total annual burden hours & total annual cost ($) Cost ($) per respondent (1) (2) (1) * (2) = (3) (4) (3) * (4) = (5) (5) ÷ (1) = (6) 2 ........................... 1 2 60 hours; $4,800 ... 120 hours; $9,600 .. $4,800 Take notice that the following hydroelectric application has been filed with the Commission and is available for public inspection: a. Type of Proceeding: Extension of License Term. b. Project No.: P–2607–014. c. Date Filed: October 23, 2019. d. Licensee: Spencer Mountain Hydropower, LLC. e. Name and Location of the Project: The Spencer Mountain Project is located on the South Fork Catawba River, a tributary of the Catawba River, in Gaston County, North Carolina. f. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power Act, 16 U.S.C. 791a–825r. g. Licensee Contact Information: Kevin Edwards and Amy Edwards, 916 Comer Rd., Stoneville, NC 27048, (336) 589–6138, smhydro@pht1.com. h. FERC Contact: Kim Nguyen, (202) 502–6105, Kim.Nguyen@ferc.gov. i. Deadline for filing comments, motions to intervene and protests is 30 days from the issuance date of this notice by the Commission. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file motions to intervene, protests, comments, and recommendations, 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–2607–014. j. Description of Proceeding: Spencer Mountain Hydropower, LLC filed an application to extend the license terms for the Spencer Mountain Hydroelectric Project. The licensee requests that the license term for the project be extended to July 1, 2035 to comport with the Commission’s new policy for default licensing term of 40 years. Currently the license will expire on July 1, 2025. k. This notice is available for review and reproduction at the Commission in the Public Reference Room, Room 2A, 888 First Street NE, Washington, DC 20426. The filing may also be viewed on the Commission’s website at http:// www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/elibrary.asp. Enter the Docket number (P–2607–014) excluding the last three digits in the docket number field to access the notice. You may also register online at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ esubscription.asp to be notified via email of new filings and issuances related to this or other pending projects. For assistance, call toll-free 1–866–208– 3676 or email FERCOnlineSupport@ ferc.gov. For TTY, call (202) 502–8659. l. Individuals desiring to be included on the Commission’s mailing list should so indicate by writing to the Secretary of the Commission. m. Comments, Protests, or Motions to Intervene: Anyone may submit comments, a protest, or a motion to intervene in accordance with the 1 Burden is the total time, effort, or financial resources expended by persons to generate, maintain, retain, or disclose or provide information to or for a federal agency. See 5 CFR 1320 for additional information on the definition of information collection burden. 2 Commission staff estimates that the industry’s skill set and cost (for wages and benefits) for FERC– 574 are approximately the same as the Commission’s average cost. The FERC 2019 average salary plus benefits for one FERC full-time equivalent (FTE) is $167,091/year (or $80.00/hour). Comments: Comments are invited on: (1) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Commission, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) the accuracy of the agency’s estimates of the burden and cost of the collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility and clarity of the information collection; and (4) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Dated: November 20, 2019. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2019–25621 Filed 11–25–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 2607–014] Spencer Mountain Hydropower, LLC; Notice of Application Accepted for Filing, Soliciting Comments, Protests and Motions To Intervene VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:57 Nov 25, 2019 Jkt 250001 PO 00000 Frm 00037 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\26NON1.SGM 26NON1 65150 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 228 / Tuesday, November 26, 2019 / Notices requirements of Rules of Practice and Procedure, 18 CFR 385.210, .211, and .214. In determining the appropriate action to take, the Commission will consider all protests or other comments filed, but only those who file a motion to intervene in accordance with the Commission’s Rules may become a party to the proceeding. Any comments, protests, or motions to intervene must be received on or before the specified comment date for the particular application. n. Filing and Service of Responsive Documents: Any filing must (1) bear in all capital letters the title COMMENTS, PROTEST, or MOTION TO INTERVENE as applicable; (2) set forth in the heading the name of the applicant(s) and the project number(s) of the application to which the filing responds; (3) furnish the name, address, and telephone number of the person protesting or intervening; and (4) otherwise comply with the requirements of 18 CFR 385.2001 through 385.2005. All comments, motions to intervene, or protests must set forth their evidentiary basis and otherwise comply with the requirements of 18 CFR 4.34(b). All comments, motions to intervene, or protests should relate to the requests to extend the license terms. Agencies may obtain copies of the applications directly from the applicants. A copy of any protest or motion to intervene must be served upon each representative of the applicant specified in the particular application. If an intervener files comments or documents with the Commission relating to the merits of an issue that may affect the responsibilities of a particular resource agency, they must also serve a copy of the document on that resource agency. A copy of all other filings in reference to these applications must be accompanied by proof of service on all persons listed in the service list prepared by the Commission in this proceeding, in accordance with 18 CFR 4.34(b) and 385.2010. Dated: November 20, 2019. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2019–25625 Filed 11–25–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Combined Notice of Filings #1 Take notice that the Commission received the following electric rate filings: VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:47 Nov 25, 2019 Jkt 250001 Docket Numbers: ER20–413–000. Applicants: CalPeak Power—Vaca Dixon LLC. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: Normal 2019 to be effective 11/20/2019. Filed Date: 11/19/19. Accession Number: 20191119–5128. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/10/19. Docket Numbers: ER20–414–000. Applicants: CalPeak Power— Enterprise LLC. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: Normal 2019 to be effective 11/20/2019. Filed Date: 11/19/19. Accession Number: 20191119–5130. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/10/19. Docket Numbers: ER20–415–000. Applicants: CalPeak Power—Panoche LLC. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: Normal 2019 to be effective 11/20/2019. Filed Date: 11/19/19. Accession Number: 20191119–5134. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/10/19. Docket Numbers: ER20–416–000. Applicants: Southwest Power Pool, Inc. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: 2827R5 KPP and Evergy Kansas Central Meter Agent Agreement to be effective 11/1/2019. Filed Date: 11/19/19. Accession Number: 20191119–5141. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/10/19. Docket Numbers: ER20–417–000. Applicants: Southwest Power Pool, Inc. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: 2855R5 KMEA and Evergy Metro Meter Agent Agreement to be effective 11/1/ 2019. Filed Date: 11/19/19. Accession Number: 20191119–5145. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/10/19. Docket Numbers: ER20–418–000. Applicants: Southwest Power Pool, Inc. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: Revisions to Unbundle Schedule 1–A Tariff Administration Services to be effective 1/1/2021. Filed Date: 11/19/19. Accession Number: 20191119–5149. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/10/19. Docket Numbers: ER20–419–000. Applicants: ITC Midwest LLC. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: Filing of CIAC Agreement with Northern States to be effective 1/19/ 2020. Filed Date: 11/19/19. Accession Number: 20191119–5150. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/10/19. Docket Numbers: ER20–420–000. Applicants: Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: 2019–11–20_SA 3375 Entergy Arkansas- PO 00000 Frm 00038 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Searcy Solar GIA (J893) to be effective 11/5/2019. Filed Date: 11/20/19. Accession Number: 20191120–5005. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/11/19. Docket Numbers: ER20–421–000. Applicants: Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. Description: Compliance filing: Compliance Filing to Revise Montana Dakota Utilities Market Based Rate Tariff to be effective 10/31/2019. Filed Date: 11/20/19. Accession Number: 20191120–5029. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/11/19. Docket Numbers: ER20–422–000. Applicants: FL Solar 1, LLC. Description: Baseline eTariff Filing: Application for Market Based Rate to be effective 11/21/2019. Filed Date: 11/20/19. Accession Number: 20191120–5037. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/11/19. Docket Numbers: ER20–423–000. Applicants: Energy Unlimited, Inc. Description: Tariff Cancellation: Energy Unlimited, Inc. Notice of Cancellation to be effective 12/1/2019. Filed Date: 11/20/19. Accession Number: 20191120–5060. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/11/19. Docket Numbers: ER20–424–000. Applicants: Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: 2019–11–20_SA 1212 ITC Midwest-FPL Energy 2nd Rev GIA (G056) to be effective 11/4/2019. Filed Date: 11/20/19. Accession Number: 20191120–5071. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/11/19. Docket Numbers: ER20–425–000. Applicants: American Municipal Power, Inc. Description: Compliance filing: EL18– 181 eTariff Settlement Compliance Filing to be effective 7/1/2018. Filed Date: 11/20/19. Accession Number: 20191120–5075. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/11/19. Docket Numbers: ER20–426–000. Applicants: Energy Alternatives Wholesale, LLC. Description: Tariff Cancellation: Notice of Cancellation to be effective 11/ 21/2019. Filed Date: 11/20/19. Accession Number: 20191120–5096. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/11/19. 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 E:\FR\FM\26NON1.SGM 26NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 228 (Tuesday, November 26, 2019)]
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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Project No. 2607-014]


Spencer Mountain Hydropower, LLC; Notice of Application Accepted 
for Filing, Soliciting Comments, Protests and Motions To Intervene

    Take notice that the following hydroelectric application has been 
filed with the Commission and is available for public inspection:
    a. Type of Proceeding: Extension of License Term.
    b. Project No.: P-2607-014.
    c. Date Filed: October 23, 2019.
    d. Licensee: Spencer Mountain Hydropower, LLC.
    e. Name and Location of the Project: The Spencer Mountain Project 
is located on the South Fork Catawba River, a tributary of the Catawba 
River, in Gaston County, North Carolina.
    f. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power Act, 16 U.S.C. 791a-825r.
    g. Licensee Contact Information: Kevin Edwards and Amy Edwards, 916 
Comer Rd., Stoneville, NC 27048, (336) 589-6138, [email protected].
    h. FERC Contact: Kim Nguyen, (202) 502-6105, [email protected].
    i. Deadline for filing comments, motions to intervene and protests 
is 30 days from the issuance date of this notice by the Commission. The 
Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file motions 
to intervene, protests, comments, and recommendations, 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-2607-014.
    j. Description of Proceeding: Spencer Mountain Hydropower, LLC 
filed an application to extend the license terms for the Spencer 
Mountain Hydroelectric Project. The licensee requests that the license 
term for the project be extended to July 1, 2035 to comport with the 
Commission's new policy for default licensing term of 40 years. 
Currently the license will expire on July 1, 2025.
    k. This notice is available for review and reproduction at the 
Commission in the Public Reference Room, Room 2A, 888 First Street NE, 
Washington, DC 20426. The filing may also be viewed on the Commission's 
website at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/elibrary.asp. Enter the 
Docket number (P-2607-014) excluding the last three digits in the 
docket number field to access the notice. You may also register online 
at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/esubscription.asp to be notified via 
email of new filings and issuances related to this or other pending 
projects. For assistance, call toll-free 1-866-208-3676 or email 
[email protected]. For TTY, call (202) 502-8659.
    l. Individuals desiring to be included on the Commission's mailing 
list should so indicate by writing to the Secretary of the Commission.
    m. Comments, Protests, or Motions to Intervene: Anyone may submit 
comments, a protest, or a motion to intervene in accordance with the

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requirements of Rules of Practice and Procedure, 18 CFR 385.210, .211, 
and .214. In determining the appropriate action to take, the Commission 
will consider all protests or other comments filed, but only those who 
file a motion to intervene in accordance with the Commission's Rules 
may become a party to the proceeding. Any comments, protests, or 
motions to intervene must be received on or before the specified 
comment date for the particular application.
    n. Filing and Service of Responsive Documents: Any filing must (1) 
bear in all capital letters the title COMMENTS, PROTEST, or MOTION TO 
INTERVENE as applicable; (2) set forth in the heading the name of the 
applicant(s) and the project number(s) of the application to which the 
filing responds; (3) furnish the name, address, and telephone number of 
the person protesting or intervening; and (4) otherwise comply with the 
requirements of 18 CFR 385.2001 through 385.2005. All comments, motions 
to intervene, or protests must set forth their evidentiary basis and 
otherwise comply with the requirements of 18 CFR 4.34(b). All comments, 
motions to intervene, or protests should relate to the requests to 
extend the license terms. Agencies may obtain copies of the 
applications directly from the applicants. A copy of any protest or 
motion to intervene must be served upon each representative of the 
applicant specified in the particular application. If an intervener 
files comments or documents with the Commission relating to the merits 
of an issue that may affect the responsibilities of a particular 
resource agency, they must also serve a copy of the document on that 
resource agency. A copy of all other filings in reference to these 
applications must be accompanied by proof of service on all persons 
listed in the service list prepared by the Commission in this 
proceeding, in accordance with 18 CFR 4.34(b) and 385.2010.

    Dated: November 20, 2019.
Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr.,
Deputy Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2019-25625 Filed 11-25-19; 8:45 am]
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