Commission Information Collection Activities (FERC-577); Comment Request; Extension, 2126-2127 [2020-00385]

Download as PDF 2126 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 9 / Tuesday, January 14, 2020 / Notices 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: January 8, 2020. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. 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: January 7, 2020. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2020–00389 Filed 1–13–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P [FR Doc. 2020–00349 Filed 1–13–20; 8:45 am] DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY BILLING CODE 6717–01–P Federal Energy Regulatory Commission DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY lotter on DSKBCFDHB2PROD with NOTICES Combined Notice of Filings #1 Take notice that the Commission received the following electric corporate filings: Docket Numbers: EC19–120–000. Applicants: El Paso Electric Company, Sun Jupiter Holdings LLC. Description: Response to December 5, 2019 Deficiency Letter of Sun Jupiter Holdings LLC, et al. Filed Date: 1/6/20. Accession Number: 20200106–5152. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 1/27/20. Take notice that the Commission received the following electric rate filings: Docket Numbers: ER20–89–001. Applicants: ISO New England Inc. Description: Tariff Amendment: ISO– NE & NEPOOL; Response to Deficiency Notice re: Fuel Sec. Retention Limit to be effective 12/11/2019. Filed Date: 1/6/20. Accession Number: 20200106–5113. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 1/27/20. Docket Numbers: ER20–742–000. Applicants: New York State Electric & Gas Corporation, New York Independent System Operator, Inc. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: 205 re: E&P Agreement (SA2501) between NYSEG and Canisteo Wind Energy to be effective 12/31/2019. Filed Date: 1/7/20. Accession Number: 20200107–5046. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 1/28/20. 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 VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:41 Jan 13, 2020 Jkt 250001 Dated: January 7, 2020. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [FR Doc. 2020–00351 Filed 1–13–20; 8:45 am] Combined Notice of Filings BILLING CODE 6717–01–P Take notice that the Commission has received the following Natural Gas Pipeline Rate and Refund Report filings: Docket Numbers: RP20–396–000. Applicants: Florida Gas Transmission Company, LLC. Description: Annual Accounting Report of Florida Gas Transmission Company, LLC under RP20–396. Filed Date: 12/31/19. Accession Number: 20191231–5315. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 1/13/20. Docket Numbers: RP20–411–000. Applicants: Millennium Pipeline Company, LLC. Description: Compliance filing 2019 Penalty Revenue Crediting Report. Filed Date: 1/6/20. Accession Number: 20200106–5083. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 1/20/20. Docket Numbers: RP20–412–000. Applicants: Enable Mississippi River Transmission, LLC. Description: § 4(d) Rate Filing: Negotiated Rate Filing—City of Potosi RP18–923 & RP20–131 Settlement to be effective 1/1/2019. Filed Date: 1/6/20. Accession Number: 20200106–5138. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 1/20/20. Docket Numbers: RP20–413–000. Applicants: Enable Mississippi River Transmission, LLC. Description: § 4(d) Rate Filing: Negotiated Rate Filing—Village of Dupo RP18–923 & RP20–131 Settlement to be effective 1/1/2019. Filed Date: 1/6/20. Accession Number: 20200106–5140. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 1/20/20. The filings are accessible in the Commission’s eLibrary system by clicking on the links or querying the docket number. PO 00000 Frm 00023 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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 date(s). 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. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. IC20–2–000] Commission Information Collection Activities (FERC–577); Comment Request; Extension Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. ACTION: Notice of information collection and request for comments. AGENCY: In compliance with the requirements of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission or FERC) is soliciting public comment on the currently approved information collection, FERC577 (Natural Gas Facilities: Environmental Review and Compliance) and submitting the information collection to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review. Any interested person may file comments directly with OMB and should address a copy of those comments to the Commission as explained below. DATES: Comments on the collection of information are due February 13, 2020. ADDRESSES: Comments filed with OMB, identified by the OMB Control No. 1902–0128, should be sent via email to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs: oira_submission@omb.gov, Attention: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Desk Officer. A copy of the comments should also be sent to the Commission, in Docket SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\14JAN1.SGM 14JAN1 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 9 / Tuesday, January 14, 2020 / Notices No. IC20–2–000, by either of the following methods: • eFiling at Commission’s Website: http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ efiling.asp. • Mail/Hand Delivery/Courier: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Secretary of the Commission, 888 First Street NE, Washington, DC 20426. Instructions: All submissions must be formatted and filed in accordance with submission guidelines at: http:// www.ferc.gov/help/submissionguide.asp. For user assistance, contact FERC Online Support by email at ferconlinesupport@ferc.gov, or by phone at: (866) 208–3676 (toll-free), or (202) 502–8659 for TTY. Docket: Users interested in receiving automatic notification of activity in this docket or in viewing/downloading comments and issuances in this docket may do so at http://www.ferc.gov/docsfiling/docs-filing.asp. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ellen Brown may be reached by email at DataClearance@FERC.gov, telephone at (202) 502–8663, and fax at (202) 273– 0873. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: FERC–577, Natural Gas Facilities: Environmental Review and Compliance. OMB Control No.: 1902–0128. Type of Request: Three-year extension of the FERC–577 with no changes to the current reporting requirements. Abstract: The FERC–577 contains the Commission’s information collection pertaining to regulations which implement the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) as well as the reporting requirements for landowner notifications. These requirements are contained in 18 CFR parts 2, 157, 284, and 380. The information to be submitted includes draft environmental 2127 material in accordance with the provisions of Part 380 of FERC’s regulations in order to implement the Commission’s procedures under NEPA. Without such information, the Commission would be unable to fulfill its statutory responsibilities under the Natural Gas Act (NGA), NEPA, and the Energy Policy Act of 2005. Specifically, these responsibilities include ensuring company activities remain consistent with the public interest, which is specified in the NGA and inherent in the other statutes. Type of Respondents: Companies proposing Natural Gas Projects under section 7 and Jurisdictional Gas Pipeline and Storage Companies. Estimate of Annual Burden.1 The Commission estimates the annual public reporting burden and cost 2 for the information collection as follows. FERC–577—NATURAL GAS FACILITIES: ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEW AND COMPLIANCE Number of respondents Number of responses per respondent Total number of responses Average burden hours & average cost per response ($) (rounded) Total annual burden hours & total annual cost ($) (rounded) Cost per respondent ($) (rounded) (1) (2) (1) * (2) = (3) (4) (3) * (4) = (5) (5) ÷ (1) = (6) Gas Pipeline Certificates 3. Landowners Notification 4. Total ................. 101 16 1,616 164 144 23,616 2 hours; $160 ................. ........................ ........................ 25,232 ........................................ lotter on DSKBCFDHB2PROD with NOTICES 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 estimate 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 1 Burden is defined as 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 The Commission staff estimates that industry is similarly situated in terms of hourly cost (for wages plus benefits). Based on the Commission’s FY (Fiscal Year) 2019 average cost (for wages plus benefits), $80.00/hour is used. 3 Requirements are found in 18 CFR parts 2, 157, and 380. 4 Requirements are found in 18 CFR 157(d), 157(f), 2.55(a), 2.55(b), 284.11, and 380.15. VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:41 Jan 13, 2020 Jkt 250001 193,518 hours; $15,481 who are to respond, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Dated: January 8, 2020. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2020–00385 Filed 1–13–20; 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 corporate filings: Docket Numbers: EC20–29–000. Applicants: Northeast Energy Associates, A Limited Partnership, North Jersey Energy Associates, A Limited Partnership, Vistra Energy Corp., NextEra Energy, Inc. Description: Application for Authorization Under Section 203 of the PO 00000 Frm 00024 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 312,725 hours; $25,018,007. 47,232 hours; $3,778,560. $247,703 359,957 hours; $28,796,567. ........................ 23,040 Federal Power Act, et al. of Northeast Energy Associates, A Limited Partnership, et al. Filed Date: 1/7/20. Accession Number: 20200107–5110. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 1/28/20. Take notice that the Commission received the following electric rate filings: Docket Numbers: ER13–2100–005; ER13–2109–009; ER13–434–007; ER16– 1750–006; ER16–2601–004; ER17–2292– 004; ER17–2381–003; ER19–1656–003. Applicants: Virginia Electric and Power Company, Dominion Energy Generation Marketing, Inc., Fowler Ridge Wind Farm LLC, Summit Farms Solar, LLC, Southampton Solar, LLC, Scott-II Solar LLC, Wilkinson Solar LLC. Description: Notice of Non-Material Change in Status of the Dominion Energy PJM Companies. Filed Date: 1/7/20. Accession Number: 20200107–5122. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 1/28/20. Docket Numbers: ER19–1501–001. Applicants: Appalachian Power Company, PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. E:\FR\FM\14JAN1.SGM 14JAN1

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[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 9 (Tuesday, January 14, 2020)]
[Notices]
[Pages 2126-2127]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2020-00385]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Docket No. IC20-2-000]


Commission Information Collection Activities (FERC-577); Comment 
Request; Extension

AGENCY: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

ACTION: Notice of information collection and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: In compliance with the requirements of the Paperwork Reduction 
Act of 1995 (PRA), the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission 
or FERC) is soliciting public comment on the currently approved 
information collection, FERC- 577 (Natural Gas Facilities: 
Environmental Review and Compliance) and submitting the information 
collection to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review. Any 
interested person may file comments directly with OMB and should 
address a copy of those comments to the Commission as explained below.

DATES: Comments on the collection of information are due February 13, 
2020.

ADDRESSES: Comments filed with OMB, identified by the OMB Control No. 
1902-0128, should be sent via email to the Office of Information and 
Regulatory Affairs: [email protected], Attention: Federal Energy 
Regulatory Commission Desk Officer.
    A copy of the comments should also be sent to the Commission, in 
Docket

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No. IC20-2-000, by either of the following methods:
     eFiling at Commission's Website: http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/efiling.asp.
     Mail/Hand Delivery/Courier: Federal Energy Regulatory 
Commission, Secretary of the Commission, 888 First Street NE, 
Washington, DC 20426.
    Instructions: All submissions must be formatted and filed in 
accordance with submission guidelines at: http://www.ferc.gov/help/submission-guide.asp. For user assistance, contact FERC Online Support 
by email at [email protected], or by phone at: (866) 208-3676 
(toll-free), or (202) 502-8659 for TTY.
    Docket: Users interested in receiving automatic notification of 
activity in this docket or in viewing/downloading comments and 
issuances in this docket may do so at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/docs-filing.asp.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ellen Brown may be reached by email at 
[email protected], telephone at (202) 502-8663, and fax at (202) 
273-0873.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Title: FERC-577, Natural Gas Facilities: Environmental Review and 
Compliance.
    OMB Control No.: 1902-0128.
    Type of Request: Three-year extension of the FERC-577 with no 
changes to the current reporting requirements.
    Abstract: The FERC-577 contains the Commission's information 
collection pertaining to regulations which implement the National 
Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) as well as the reporting requirements 
for landowner notifications. These requirements are contained in 18 CFR 
parts 2, 157, 284, and 380. The information to be submitted includes 
draft environmental material in accordance with the provisions of Part 
380 of FERC's regulations in order to implement the Commission's 
procedures under NEPA.
    Without such information, the Commission would be unable to fulfill 
its statutory responsibilities under the Natural Gas Act (NGA), NEPA, 
and the Energy Policy Act of 2005. Specifically, these responsibilities 
include ensuring company activities remain consistent with the public 
interest, which is specified in the NGA and inherent in the other 
statutes.
    Type of Respondents: Companies proposing Natural Gas Projects under 
section 7 and Jurisdictional Gas Pipeline and Storage Companies.
    Estimate of Annual Burden.\1\ The Commission estimates the annual 
public reporting burden and cost \2\ for the information collection as 
follows.

                                                              FERC-577--Natural Gas Facilities: Environmental Review and Compliance
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                                                             Number of                                                                                                               Cost per
                                             Number of     responses per   Total number     Average burden hours & average cost per    Total annual burden hours & total annual   respondent ($)
                                            respondents     respondent     of responses             response ($) (rounded)                        cost ($) (rounded)                 (rounded)
                                                     (1)             (2)     (1) * (2) =  (4).......................................  (3) * (4) = (5)...........................     (5) / (1) =
                                                                                     (3)                                                                                                     (6)
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Gas Pipeline Certificates \3\...........             101              16           1,616  193,518 hours; $15,481....................  312,725 hours; $25,018,007................        $247,703
Landowners Notification \4\.............             164             144          23,616  2 hours; $160.............................  47,232 hours; $3,778,560..................          23,040
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    Total...............................  ..............  ..............          25,232  ..........................................  359,957 hours; $28,796,567................  ..............
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    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 estimate 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.
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    \1\ Burden is defined as 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\ The Commission staff estimates that industry is similarly 
situated in terms of hourly cost (for wages plus benefits). Based on 
the Commission's FY (Fiscal Year) 2019 average cost (for wages plus 
benefits), $80.00/hour is used.
    \3\ Requirements are found in 18 CFR parts 2, 157, and 380.
    \4\ Requirements are found in 18 CFR 157(d), 157(f), 2.55(a), 
2.55(b), 284.11, and 380.15.

    Dated: January 8, 2020.
Kimberly D. Bose,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2020-00385 Filed 1-13-20; 8:45 am]
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