Goose River Hydro, Inc.; Notice of Authorization for Continued Project Operation, 15447 [2020-05567]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 53 / Wednesday, March 18, 2020 / Notices transcript will be available for free on the Commission’s e-library system. Anyone without access to the Commission’s website or who has questions about the technical conference should contact Raven A. Rodriguez at (202) 502–6276 or via email at annualcharges@ferc.gov. FERC conferences are accessible under section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. For accessibility accommodations please send an email to accessibility@ferc.gov or call toll free (866) 208–3372 (voice), (202) 208–8659 (TTY), or send a FAX to 202–208–2106 with the required accommodations. Technical Conference Call Date: Thursday, March 26, 2020 Time: 2:00p.m.–4:00p.m. (EST) Conference Call-in Information: Webex Call-in number: 202–502–8001 Meeting ID number: 997 607 833 Access Code: 997 607 833 Dated: March 12, 2020. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2020–05568 Filed 3–17–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 2804–000] jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES Goose River Hydro, Inc.; Notice of Authorization for Continued Project Operation On February 2, 2018, Goose River Hydro, Inc., licensee for the Goose River Hydroelectric Project, filed an Application for a New License pursuant to the Federal Power Act (FPA) and the Commission’s regulations thereunder. The Goose River Hydroelectric Project is located near Belfast, Waldo County, Maine. The license for Project No. 2804 was issued for a period ending February 29, 2020. Section 15(a)(1) of the FPA, 16 U.S.C. 808(a)(1), requires the Commission, at the expiration of a license term, to issue from year-to-year an annual license to the then licensee under the terms and conditions of the prior license until a new license is issued, or the project is otherwise disposed of as provided in section 15 or any other applicable section of the FPA. If the project’s prior license waived the applicability of section 15 of the FPA, then, based on section 9(b) of the Administrative Procedure Act, 5 U.S.C. VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:54 Mar 17, 2020 Jkt 250001 558(c), and as set forth at 18 CFR 16.21(a), if the licensee of such project has filed an application for a subsequent license, the licensee may continue to operate the project in accordance with the terms and conditions of the license after the minor or minor part license expires, until the Commission acts on its application. If the licensee of such a project has not filed an application for a subsequent license, then it may be required, pursuant to 18 CFR 16.21(b), to continue project operations until the Commission issues someone else a license for the project or otherwise orders disposition of the project. If the project is subject to section 15 of the FPA, notice is hereby given that an annual license for Project No. 2804 is issued to Goose River Hydro, Inc. for a period effective March 1, 2020 through February 28, 2021, or until the issuance of a new license for the project or other disposition under the FPA, whichever comes first. If issuance of a new license (or other disposition) does not take place on or before February 28, 2021, notice is hereby given that, pursuant to 18 CFR 16.18(c), an annual license under section 15(a)(1) of the FPA is renewed automatically without further order or notice by the Commission, unless the Commission orders otherwise. If the project is not subject to section 15 of the FPA, notice is hereby given that the Goose River Hydro, Inc. is authorized to continue operation of the Goose River Hydroelectric Project, until such time as the Commission acts on its application for a subsequent license. Dated: March 12, 2020. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2020–05567 Filed 3–17–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [EPA–HQ–ORD–2015–0365; FRL 10006–09– ORD] Board of Scientific Counselors (BOSC) Air and Energy Subcommittee Meeting—April 2020 Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Notice of public meeting. AGENCY: The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Office of Research and Development (ORD), gives notice of a meeting of the Board of Scientific Counselors (BOSC) Air and Energy (A– E) Subcommittee to discuss the initial SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00035 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 15447 progress on implementation of the A–E Strategic Research Action Plan (StRAP). DATES: The meeting will be held on Wednesday, April 1, 2020, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (EST) and will continue on Thursday, April 2, 2020, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (EST) and Friday, April 3, 2020, from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. (EST). Meeting times are subject to change. This meeting is open to the public. Those who wish to attend must register by March 25, 2020. Comments must be received by March 25, 2020 to be considered by the subcommittee. Requests for the draft agenda or making a presentation at the meeting will be accepted until March 30, 2020. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the EPA’s Research Triangle Park Main Campus Facility, Room C–114, 109 T.W. Alexander Drive, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27711. Attendees should register at https://epa-bosc-ae.eventbrite.com by March 25, 2020. Submit your comments to Docket ID No. EPA–HQ–ORD–2015–0365 by one of the following methods: • www.regulations.gov: Follow the online instructions for submitting comments. 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The sender’s email will be included in the body of the comment and placed in the public docket which is made available on the internet. • Fax: Fax comments to: (202) 566– 0224, Attention Docket ID No. EPA– HQ–ORD–2015–0365. • Mail: Send comments by mail to: Board of Scientific Counselors (BOSC) Air and Energy Subcommittee Docket, EPA Docket Center, WJC West Building, Room 3334, 1301 Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20004, Attention Docket ID No. EPA–HQ–ORD–2015– 0365. • Hand Delivery or Courier: Deliver comments to: EPA Docket Center (EPA/ DC), Room 3334, WJC West Building, 1301 Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20004, Attention Docket ID No. EPA–HQ–ORD–2015– 0365. D Note: this is not a mailing address. Deliveries are only accepted during the docket center’s normal hours of operation, and special arrangements should be made for deliveries of boxed information. E:\FR\FM\18MRN1.SGM 18MRN1

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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Project No. 2804-000]


Goose River Hydro, Inc.; Notice of Authorization for Continued 
Project Operation

    On February 2, 2018, Goose River Hydro, Inc., licensee for the 
Goose River Hydroelectric Project, filed an Application for a New 
License pursuant to the Federal Power Act (FPA) and the Commission's 
regulations thereunder. The Goose River Hydroelectric Project is 
located near Belfast, Waldo County, Maine.
    The license for Project No. 2804 was issued for a period ending 
February 29, 2020. Section 15(a)(1) of the FPA, 16 U.S.C. 808(a)(1), 
requires the Commission, at the expiration of a license term, to issue 
from year-to-year an annual license to the then licensee under the 
terms and conditions of the prior license until a new license is 
issued, or the project is otherwise disposed of as provided in section 
15 or any other applicable section of the FPA. If the project's prior 
license waived the applicability of section 15 of the FPA, then, based 
on section 9(b) of the Administrative Procedure Act, 5 U.S.C. 558(c), 
and as set forth at 18 CFR 16.21(a), if the licensee of such project 
has filed an application for a subsequent license, the licensee may 
continue to operate the project in accordance with the terms and 
conditions of the license after the minor or minor part license 
expires, until the Commission acts on its application. If the licensee 
of such a project has not filed an application for a subsequent 
license, then it may be required, pursuant to 18 CFR 16.21(b), to 
continue project operations until the Commission issues someone else a 
license for the project or otherwise orders disposition of the project.
    If the project is subject to section 15 of the FPA, notice is 
hereby given that an annual license for Project No. 2804 is issued to 
Goose River Hydro, Inc. for a period effective March 1, 2020 through 
February 28, 2021, or until the issuance of a new license for the 
project or other disposition under the FPA, whichever comes first. If 
issuance of a new license (or other disposition) does not take place on 
or before February 28, 2021, notice is hereby given that, pursuant to 
18 CFR 16.18(c), an annual license under section 15(a)(1) of the FPA is 
renewed automatically without further order or notice by the 
Commission, unless the Commission orders otherwise.
    If the project is not subject to section 15 of the FPA, notice is 
hereby given that the Goose River Hydro, Inc. is authorized to continue 
operation of the Goose River Hydroelectric Project, until such time as 
the Commission acts on its application for a subsequent license.

    Dated: March 12, 2020.
Kimberly D. Bose,
 Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2020-05567 Filed 3-17-20; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 6717-01-P