Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company, L.L.C.; Notice of Availability of the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed East 300 Upgrade Project, 36277-36278 [2021-14625]

Download as PDF jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 129 / Friday, July 9, 2021 / Notices Electric, Inc., Midwest Electric Power, Inc., Public Power & Utility of Maryland, LLC, Public Power & Utility of NY, Inc, Public Power, LLC, Public Power, LLC (PA), TriEagle Energy, LP, Viridian Energy, LLC, Viridian Energy NY, LLC, Viridian Energy PA, LLC. Description: Triennial Market Power Analysis for Central Region of Energy Services Providers, Inc, et al. Filed Date: 6/29/21. Accession Number: 20210629–5274. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 8/30/21. Docket Numbers: ER11–2105–005. Applicants: Oklahoma Gas and Electric Company. Description: Triennial Market Power Analysis for Southwest Power Pool, Inc. Region of Oklahoma Gas and Electric Company. Filed Date: 6/30/21. Accession Number: 20210630–5354. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 8/30/21. Docket Numbers: ER11–4044–026. Applicants: Gratiot County Wind LLC. 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Description: Triennial Market Power Analysis for Central Region of Invenergy Energy Management LLC. Filed Date: 6/30/21. Accession Number: 20210630–5350. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 8/30/21. Docket Numbers: ER16–2320–009. Applicants: Pacific Gas and Electric Company. VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:01 Jul 08, 2021 Jkt 253001 Description: Compliance filing: TO18 Tax Act Compliance Filing to be effective N/A. Filed Date: 7/2/21. Accession Number: 20210702–5061. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/23/21. Docket Numbers: ER16–2703–005; ER10–2738–011; ER11–4267–016; ER15–2631–008; ER20–2379–003. Applicants: Deerfield Wind Energy, LLC, Odell Wind Farm, LLC, The Empire District Electric Company, Algonquin Energy Services Inc., Sugar Creek Wind One LLC. Description: Triennial Market Power Analysis for Central Region of Deerfield Wind Energy, LLC, et al. Filed Date: 6/30/21. Accession Number: 20210630–5351. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 8/30/21. Docket Numbers: ER20–2004–001. Applicants: Public Service Electric and Gas Company, PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. Description: Compliance filing: PSEG submits Order 864 Compliance Filing re: Deficiency Letter to be effective N/A. Filed Date: 7/2/21. Accession Number: 20210702–5008. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/23/21. Docket Numbers: ER21–1660–000. Applicants: Arizona Public Service Company. Description: Report Filing: Service Agreement No. 363—Refund Report to be effective N/A. Filed Date: 7/2/21. Accession Number: 20210702–5058. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/23/21. Docket Numbers: ER21–2343–000. Applicants: Guzman Energy LLC. Description: Petition for Limited Waiver of Guzman Energy LLC. Filed Date: 7/1/21. Accession Number: 20210701–5316. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/16/21. Docket Numbers: ER21–2346–000. Applicants: Bellingham Power Generation LLC. Description: Compliance filing: Notices of Succession and Revisions to Tariffs Refiling under ER21–1894 to be effective 4/16/2021. Filed Date: 7/2/21. Accession Number: 20210702–5032. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/23/21. Docket Numbers: ER21–2347–000. Applicants: Blackstone Power Generation LLC. Description: Compliance filing: Notices of Succession and Revisions to Tariffs Refiling under ER21–1895 to be effective 4/16/2021. Filed Date: 7/2/21. Accession Number: 20210702–5035. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/23/21. PO 00000 Frm 00029 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 36277 The filings are accessible in the Commission’s eLibrary system (https:// elibrary.ferc.gov/idmws/search/ fercgensearch.asp) by 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: July 2, 2021. Debbie-Anne A. Reese, Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2021–14664 Filed 7–8–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. CP20–493–000] Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company, L.L.C.; Notice of Availability of the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed East 300 Upgrade Project The staff of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or Commission) has prepared a draft environmental impact statement (EIS) for the East 300 Upgrade Project, proposed by Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company, L.L.C. (Tennessee) in the above-referenced docket. Tennessee requests authorization to modify two existing compressor stations and construct one new compressor station in Pennsylvania and New Jersey to create 115 million cubic feet per day of firm transportation capacity on Tennessee’s existing 300 Line for Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. The draft EIS responds to comments that were received on the Commission’s February 19, 2021 environmental assessment (EA) 1 and discloses downstream greenhouse gas emissions for the project. With the exception of climate change impacts, the FERC staff concludes that approval of the proposed 1 The project’s EA is available on eLibrary under accession no. 20210219–3034. E:\FR\FM\09JYN1.SGM 09JYN1 jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES 36278 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 129 / Friday, July 9, 2021 / Notices project, with the mitigation measures recommended in this EIS, would not result in significant environmental impacts. FERC staff continues to be unable to determine significance with regards to climate change impacts. The draft EIS incorporates the abovereferenced EA, which addressed the potential environmental effects of the construction and operation of the following project facilities: • Modifications at existing Compressor Station 321 in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania, including the installation of one Solar Taurus 70 turbine with an International Organization for Standardization (ISO) rating of 11,107 horsepower and auxiliary facilities; • modifications at existing Compressor Station 325 in Sussex County, New Jersey, including installation of one Solar Titan 130 turbine with an ISO rating of 20,500 horsepower and auxiliary facilities; and • construction of the new Compressor Station 327 equipped with a single 19,000-horsepower electric-driven compressor unit and associated auxiliary facilities in Passaic County, New Jersey. The Commission mailed a copy of the Notice of Availability of the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed East 300 Upgrade Project to federal, state, and local government representatives and agencies; elected officials; environmental and public interest groups; Native American tribes; potentially affected landowners and other interested individuals and groups; and newspapers and libraries in the project area. The draft EIS is only available in electronic format. It may be viewed and downloaded from the FERC’s website (www.ferc.gov), on the natural gas environmental documents page (https://www.ferc.gov/industriesdata/natural-gas/environment/ environmental-documents). In addition, the draft EIS may be accessed by using the eLibrary link on the FERC’s website. Click on the eLibrary link (https:// elibrary.ferc.gov/eLibrary/search), select ‘‘General Search,’’ and enter the docket number in the ‘‘Docket Number’’ field (i.e., CP20–493). Be sure you have selected an appropriate date range. For assistance, please contact FERC Online Support at FercOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or toll free at (866) 208–3676, or for TTY, contact (202) 502–8659. The draft EIS is not a decision document. It presents Commission staff’s independent analysis of the environmental issues for the Commission to consider when addressing the merits of all issues in this proceeding. Any person wishing to VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:01 Jul 08, 2021 Jkt 253001 comment on the draft EIS may do so. Your comments should focus on the draft EIS’s disclosure and discussion of potential environmental effects, including climate impacts due to downstream greenhouse gas emissions, and measures to avoid or lessen environmental impacts. To ensure consideration of your comments on the proposal in the final EIS, it is important that the Commission receive your comments on or before 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on August 23, 2021. For your convenience, there are three methods you can use to submit your comments to the Commission. The Commission encourages electronic filing of comments and has staff available to assist you at (866) 208–3676 or FercOnlineSupport@ferc.gov. Please carefully follow these instructions so that your comments are properly recorded. (1) You can file your comments electronically using the eComment feature on the Commission’s website (www.ferc.gov) under the link to FERC Online. This is an easy method for submitting brief, text-only comments on a project; (2) You can file your comments electronically by using the eFiling feature on the Commission’s website (www.ferc.gov) under the link to FERC Online. With eFiling, you can provide comments in a variety of formats by attaching them as a file with your submission. New eFiling users must first create an account by clicking on ‘‘eRegister.’’ If you are filing a comment on a particular project, please select ‘‘Comment on a Filing’’ as the filing type; or (3) You can file a paper copy of your comments by mailing them to the Commission. Be sure to reference the project docket number (CP20–493–000) on your letter. Submissions sent via the U.S. Postal Service must be addressed to: Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE, Room 1A, Washington, DC 20426. Submissions sent via any other carrier must be addressed to: Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 12225 Wilkins Avenue, Rockville, MD 20852. Any person seeking to become a party to the proceeding must file a motion to intervene pursuant to Rule 214 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedures (18 CFR part 385.214). Motions to intervene are more fully described at https://www.ferc.gov/ferconline/ferc-online/how-guides. Only intervenors have the right to seek rehearing or judicial review of the Commission’s decision. The Commission grants affected landowners PO 00000 Frm 00030 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 and others with environmental concerns intervenor status upon showing good cause by stating that they have a clear and direct interest in this proceeding which no other party can adequately represent. Simply filing environmental comments will not give you intervenor status, but you do not need intervenor status to have your comments considered. Questions? Additional information about the project is available from the Commission’s Office of External Affairs, at (866) 208–FERC, or on the FERC website (www.ferc.gov) using the eLibrary link. The eLibrary link also provides access to the texts of all formal documents issued by the Commission, such as orders, notices, and rulemakings. In addition, the Commission offers a free service called eSubscription that allows you to keep track of all formal issuances and submittals in specific dockets. This can reduce the amount of time you spend researching proceedings by automatically providing you with notification of these filings, document summaries, and direct links to the documents. Go to https://www.ferc.gov/ ferc-online/overview to register for eSubscription. Dated: July 2, 2021. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2021–14625 Filed 7–8–21; 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 exempt wholesale generator filings: Docket Numbers: EG21–192–000. Applicants: Jayhawk Wind, LLC. Description: Notice of SelfCertification of Jayhawk Wind, LLC. Filed Date: 6/28/21. Accession Number: 20210628–5189. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/19/21. Docket Numbers: EG21–193–000. Applicants: Minonk Stewardship Wind LLC. Description: Notice of SelfCertification as Exempt Wholesale Generator of Minonk Stewardship Wind LLC. Filed Date: 7/1/21. Accession Number: 20210701–5287. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 7/22/21. E:\FR\FM\09JYN1.SGM 09JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 86, Number 129 (Friday, July 9, 2021)]
[Notices]
[Pages 36277-36278]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Docket No. CP20-493-000]


Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company, L.L.C.; Notice of Availability of 
the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed East 300 
Upgrade Project

    The staff of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or 
Commission) has prepared a draft environmental impact statement (EIS) 
for the East 300 Upgrade Project, proposed by Tennessee Gas Pipeline 
Company, L.L.C. (Tennessee) in the above-referenced docket. Tennessee 
requests authorization to modify two existing compressor stations and 
construct one new compressor station in Pennsylvania and New Jersey to 
create 115 million cubic feet per day of firm transportation capacity 
on Tennessee's existing 300 Line for Consolidated Edison Company of New 
York, Inc.
    The draft EIS responds to comments that were received on the 
Commission's February 19, 2021 environmental assessment (EA) \1\ and 
discloses downstream greenhouse gas emissions for the project. With the 
exception of climate change impacts, the FERC staff concludes that 
approval of the proposed

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project, with the mitigation measures recommended in this EIS, would 
not result in significant environmental impacts. FERC staff continues 
to be unable to determine significance with regards to climate change 
impacts.
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    \1\ The project's EA is available on eLibrary under accession 
no. 20210219-3034.
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    The draft EIS incorporates the above-referenced EA, which addressed 
the potential environmental effects of the construction and operation 
of the following project facilities:
     Modifications at existing Compressor Station 321 in 
Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania, including the installation of one 
Solar Taurus 70 turbine with an International Organization for 
Standardization (ISO) rating of 11,107 horsepower and auxiliary 
facilities;
     modifications at existing Compressor Station 325 in Sussex 
County, New Jersey, including installation of one Solar Titan 130 
turbine with an ISO rating of 20,500 horsepower and auxiliary 
facilities; and
     construction of the new Compressor Station 327 equipped 
with a single 19,000-horsepower electric-driven compressor unit and 
associated auxiliary facilities in Passaic County, New Jersey.
    The Commission mailed a copy of the Notice of Availability of the 
Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed East 300 Upgrade 
Project to federal, state, and local government representatives and 
agencies; elected officials; environmental and public interest groups; 
Native American tribes; potentially affected landowners and other 
interested individuals and groups; and newspapers and libraries in the 
project area. The draft EIS is only available in electronic format. It 
may be viewed and downloaded from the FERC's website (www.ferc.gov), on 
the natural gas environmental documents page (https://www.ferc.gov/industries-data/natural-gas/environment/environmental-documents). In 
addition, the draft EIS may be accessed by using the eLibrary link on 
the FERC's website. Click on the eLibrary link (https://elibrary.ferc.gov/eLibrary/search), select ``General Search,'' and 
enter the docket number in the ``Docket Number'' field (i.e., CP20-
493). Be sure you have selected an appropriate date range. For 
assistance, please contact FERC Online Support at 
[email protected] or toll free at (866) 208-3676, or for TTY, 
contact (202) 502-8659.
    The draft EIS is not a decision document. It presents Commission 
staff's independent analysis of the environmental issues for the 
Commission to consider when addressing the merits of all issues in this 
proceeding. Any person wishing to comment on the draft EIS may do so. 
Your comments should focus on the draft EIS's disclosure and discussion 
of potential environmental effects, including climate impacts due to 
downstream greenhouse gas emissions, and measures to avoid or lessen 
environmental impacts. To ensure consideration of your comments on the 
proposal in the final EIS, it is important that the Commission receive 
your comments on or before 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on August 23, 2021.
    For your convenience, there are three methods you can use to submit 
your comments to the Commission. The Commission encourages electronic 
filing of comments and has staff available to assist you at (866) 208-
3676 or [email protected]. Please carefully follow these 
instructions so that your comments are properly recorded.
    (1) You can file your comments electronically using the eComment 
feature on the Commission's website (www.ferc.gov) under the link to 
FERC Online. This is an easy method for submitting brief, text-only 
comments on a project;
    (2) You can file your comments electronically by using the eFiling 
feature on the Commission's website (www.ferc.gov) under the link to 
FERC Online. With eFiling, you can provide comments in a variety of 
formats by attaching them as a file with your submission. New eFiling 
users must first create an account by clicking on ``eRegister.'' If you 
are filing a comment on a particular project, please select ``Comment 
on a Filing'' as the filing type; or
    (3) You can file a paper copy of your comments by mailing them to 
the Commission. Be sure to reference the project docket number (CP20-
493-000) on your letter. Submissions sent via the U.S. Postal Service 
must be addressed to: Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary, Federal Energy 
Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE, Room 1A, Washington, DC 
20426. Submissions sent via any other carrier must be addressed to: 
Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 
12225 Wilkins Avenue, Rockville, MD 20852.
    Any person seeking to become a party to the proceeding must file a 
motion to intervene pursuant to Rule 214 of the Commission's Rules of 
Practice and Procedures (18 CFR part 385.214). Motions to intervene are 
more fully described at https://www.ferc.gov/ferc-online/ferc-online/how-guides. Only intervenors have the right to seek rehearing or 
judicial review of the Commission's decision. The Commission grants 
affected landowners and others with environmental concerns intervenor 
status upon showing good cause by stating that they have a clear and 
direct interest in this proceeding which no other party can adequately 
represent. Simply filing environmental comments will not give you 
intervenor status, but you do not need intervenor status to have your 
comments considered.

Questions?

    Additional information about the project is available from the 
Commission's Office of External Affairs, at (866) 208-FERC, or on the 
FERC website (www.ferc.gov) using the eLibrary link. The eLibrary link 
also provides access to the texts of all formal documents issued by the 
Commission, such as orders, notices, and rulemakings. In addition, the 
Commission offers a free service called eSubscription that allows you 
to keep track of all formal issuances and submittals in specific 
dockets. This can reduce the amount of time you spend researching 
proceedings by automatically providing you with notification of these 
filings, document summaries, and direct links to the documents. Go to 
https://www.ferc.gov/ferc-online/overview to register for 
eSubscription.

    Dated: July 2, 2021.
Kimberly D. Bose,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2021-14625 Filed 7-8-21; 8:45 am]
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