Riverdale Power & Electric Co., Inc.; Notice of Availability of Environmental Assessment, 68931-68932 [2019-27145]

Download as PDF jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 242 / Tuesday, December 17, 2019 / Notices b. Project No: 2712–092. c. Date Filed: November 8, 2019. d. Applicant: Black Bear Hydro Partners, LLC. e. Name of Project: Stillwater Project. f. Location: The Project is located on the Stillwater Branch of the Penobscot River in Penobscot County, Maine. g. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power Act, 16 U.S.C. 791(a)–825(r). h. Applicant Contact: Kevin Bernier, Senior Compliance Specialist (207) 723– 4341; Kevin.Bernier@ Brookfieldrenewable.com, 1024 Central Street, Millinocket, Maine 04462. i. FERC Contact: Holly Frank; (202) 502–6833; holly.frank@ferc.gov. j. 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 comments, motions to intervene, and protests 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–2712–092. Comments emailed to Commission staff are not considered part of the Commission record. The Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure require all intervenors filing documents with the Commission to serve a copy of that document on each person whose name appears on the official service list for the project. Further, if an intervenor 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. k. Description of Request: Black Bear Hydro Partners, LLC (applicant) requests an amendment of the minimum flow requirement pursuant to Article 402 of the Stillwater license. The current minimum flow requirement is 70 cubic feet per second (cfs), allocated such that a minimum flow of 20 cfs is conveyed to the west bypass channel and 50 cfs is conveyed to the east VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:15 Dec 16, 2019 Jkt 250001 bypass channel. In order to facilitate upstream eel passage and protect downstream migrating fish, the applicant requests an amendment which would eliminate the specific minimum flow conveyance locations. The total minimum flow of 70 cfs would not be changed. l. Locations of the Application: A copy of the application is available for inspection and reproduction at the Commission’s Public Reference Room, located at 888 First Street NE, Room 2A, Washington, DC 20426, or by calling (202) 502–8371. This filing may also be viewed on the Commission’s website at http://www.ferc.gov using the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link. Enter the docket number excluding the last three digits in the docket number field to access the document. 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 1–866–208–3676 or email FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov, for TTY, call (202) 502–8659. A copy is also available for inspection and reproduction at the address in item (h) above. Agencies may obtain copies of the application directly from the applicant. m. Individuals desiring to be included on the Commission’s mailing list should so indicate by writing to the Secretary of the Commission. n. Comments, Protests, or Motions to Intervene: Anyone may submit comments, a protest, or a motion to intervene in accordance with the requirements of Rules of Practice and Procedure, 18 CFR 385.210, .211, .214, respectively. 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. o. Filing and Service of Documents: Any filing must (1) bear in all capital letters the title ‘‘COMMENTS’’, ‘‘PROTEST’’, ‘‘MOTION TO INTERVENE’’, as applicable; (2) set forth in the heading the name of the applicant and the project number of the application to which the filing responds; (3) furnish the name, address, and telephone number of the person commenting, 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 PO 00000 Frm 00057 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 68931 set forth their evidentiary basis. Any filing made by an intervenor 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 385.2010. Dated: December 9, 2019. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2019–27086 Filed 12–16–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 9100–040] Riverdale Power & Electric Co., Inc.; Notice of Availability of Environmental Assessment In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (Commission) regulations, 18 CFR part 380, the Office of Energy Projects has reviewed the application for a subsequent license for the Riverdale Mills Hydroelectric Project, located on the Blackstone River in the town of Northbridge, Worcester County, Massachusetts, and has prepared an Environmental Assessment (EA) for the project. The EA contains staff’s analysis of the potential environmental impacts of the project and concludes that licensing the project, with appropriate environmental protective measures, would not constitute a major federal action that would significantly affect the quality of the human environment. A copy of the EA is available for review at the Commission in the Public Reference Room or may be viewed on the Commission’s website at http:// www.ferc.gov using the eLibrary link. Enter the docket number excluding the last three digits in the docket number field to access the document. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support at FERCOnlineSupport@ ferc.gov, (866) 208–3676 (toll free), or (202) 502–8659 (TTY). 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, contact FERC Online Support. Any comments should be filed within 30 days from the date of this notice. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file comments E:\FR\FM\17DEN1.SGM 17DEN1 68932 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 242 / Tuesday, December 17, 2019 / Notices 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. 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–9100–040. For further information, contact Michael Watts at (202) 502–6123 or by email at michael.watts@ferc.gov. Dated: December 11, 2019. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2019–27145 Filed 12–16–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES Combined Notice of Filings #1 Take notice that the Commission received the following electric rate filings: Docket Numbers: EC19–92–001. Applicants: Broadlands Wind Farm LLC, Lexington Chenoa Wind Farm LLC. Description: Notice of Change in Circumstances of Broadlands Wind Farm LLC, et al. Filed Date: 12/10/19. Accession Number: 20191210–5119. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/31/19. Docket Numbers: EC20–23–000. Applicants: Russell City Energy Company, LLC. Description: Application for Authorization Under Section 203 of the Federal Power Act, et al. of Russell City Energy Company, LLC. Filed Date: 12/10/19. Accession Number: 20191210–5082. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/31/19. Docket Numbers: EC20–24–000. Applicants: Central Maine Power Company. Description: Application for Authorization Under Section 203 of the Federal Power Act, et al. of Central Maine Power Company. Filed Date: 12/10/19. Accession Number: 20191210–5120. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/31/19. VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:15 Dec 16, 2019 Jkt 250001 Take notice that the Commission received the following electric corporate filings: Docket Numbers: ER10–1346–007; ER10–1348–007. Applicants: Frederickson Power L.P., Manchief Power Company LLC. Description: Updated Market Power Analysis of Frederickson Power L.P., et al. Filed Date: 12/10/19. Accession Number: 20191210–5127. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 2/10/20. Docket Numbers: ER19–13–000; ER19–1816–000. Applicants: Pacific Gas and Electric Company. Description: Annual Formula Transmission Rate Update Filing for Rate Year 2020 of Pacific Gas and Electric Company, et al. Filed Date: 11/27/19. Accession Number: 20191127–5053. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/18/19. Docket Numbers: ER20–550–000. Applicants: Public Service Company of Colorado. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: PSC–HLYCRS–ARRIBA–SISA– 100MWCurtail–570–0.0.0 to be effective 12/11/2019. Filed Date: 12/10/19. Accession Number: 20191210–5001. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/31/19. Docket Numbers: ER20–551–000. Applicants: Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: 2019–12–10_SA 3387 ATXI-Prairie Wolf Solar GIA (J949) to be effective 11/22/ 2019. Filed Date: 12/10/19. Accession Number: 20191210–5002. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/31/19. Docket Numbers: ER20–552–000. Applicants: Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: 2019–12–10_SA 3388 ATXI-Orion Renewable Resources GIA (J844) to be effective 11/25/2019. Filed Date: 12/10/19. Accession Number: 20191210–5004. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/31/19. Docket Numbers: ER20–553–000. Applicants: Sierra Pacific Power Company. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: Service Agreement No. 16–00054; Battle Mountain LGIA to be effective 12/11/ 2019. Filed Date: 12/10/19. Accession Number: 20191210–5095. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/31/19. Docket Numbers: ER20–554–000. Applicants: Southwest Power Pool, Inc. PO 00000 Frm 00058 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: 3517R2 Plum Creek Wind, LLC GIA to be effective 11/27/2019. Filed Date: 12/10/19. Accession Number: 20191210–5097. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/31/19. Docket Numbers: ER20–555–000. Applicants: PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: First Revised ISA, SA No. 5481, Queue No. AC1–065/AC2–110/AD2–039/AE1–004 to be effective 11/10/2019. Filed Date: 12/10/19. Accession Number: 20191210–5101. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/31/19. Docket Numbers: ER20–556–000. Applicants: San Diego Gas & Electric Company. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: 2020 SDGE TACBAA Update to Transmission Owner Tariff Filing to be effective 1/1/ 2020. Filed Date: 12/10/19. Accession Number: 20191210–5113. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 12/31/19. 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: December 10, 2019. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2019–27090 Filed 12–16–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Combined Notice of Filings #2 Take notice that the Commission received the following electric rate filings: Docket Numbers: ER15–2013–008; ER15–2020–006; ER19–2250–001. E:\FR\FM\17DEN1.SGM 17DEN1

Agencies

[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 242 (Tuesday, December 17, 2019)]
[Notices]
[Pages 68931-68932]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2019-27145]


-----------------------------------------------------------------------

DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Project No. 9100-040]


Riverdale Power & Electric Co., Inc.; Notice of Availability of 
Environmental Assessment

    In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 
and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (Commission) 
regulations, 18 CFR part 380, the Office of Energy Projects has 
reviewed the application for a subsequent license for the Riverdale 
Mills Hydroelectric Project, located on the Blackstone River in the 
town of Northbridge, Worcester County, Massachusetts, and has prepared 
an Environmental Assessment (EA) for the project.
    The EA contains staff's analysis of the potential environmental 
impacts of the project and concludes that licensing the project, with 
appropriate environmental protective measures, would not constitute a 
major federal action that would significantly affect the quality of the 
human environment.
    A copy of the EA is available for review at the Commission in the 
Public Reference Room or may be viewed on the Commission's website at 
http://www.ferc.gov using the eLibrary link. Enter the docket number 
excluding the last three digits in the docket number field to access 
the document. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support at 
[email protected], (866) 208-3676 (toll free), or (202) 502-
8659 (TTY).
    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, contact FERC 
Online Support.
    Any comments should be filed within 30 days from the date of this 
notice.
    The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file 
comments

[[Page 68932]]

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. 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-9100-040.
    For further information, contact Michael Watts at (202) 502-6123 or 
by email at [email protected].

    Dated: December 11, 2019.
Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr.,
Deputy Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2019-27145 Filed 12-16-19; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 6717-01-P