Lakeport Hydroelectric One, LLC; Notice of Application Tendered for Filing With the Commission and Soliciting Additional Study Requests and Establishing Procedural Schedule for Relicensing and a Deadline for Submission of Final Amendments, 51883-51884 [2021-20135]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 178 / Friday, September 17, 2021 / Notices 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: September 13, 2021. Debbie-Anne A. Reese, Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2021–20129 Filed 9–16–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 6440–010] Lakeport Hydroelectric One, LLC; Notice of Application Tendered for Filing With the Commission and Soliciting Additional Study Requests and Establishing Procedural Schedule for Relicensing and a Deadline for Submission of Final Amendments Take notice that the following hydroelectric application has been filed with the Commission and is available for public inspection. a. Type of Application: Subsequent Minor License. b. Project No.: 6440–010. c. Date filed: August 30, 2021. d. Applicant: Lakeport Hydroelectric One, LLC (Lakeport). e. Name of Project: Lakeport Hydroelectric Project (project). f. Location: On the Winnipesaukee River in Belknap County, New Hampshire. The project does not occupy any federal land. g. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power Act 16 U.S.C. 791(a)–825(r). h. Applicant Contact: Ms. Jody Smet, Lakeport Hydroelectric One, LLC c/o Eagle Creek Renewable Energy, LLC, 7315 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 1100W, Bethesda, MD 20814; Phone at (240) 482–2700, or email at jody.smet@ eaglecreekre.com. VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:19 Sep 16, 2021 Jkt 253001 i. FERC Contact: Erin Kimsey at (202) 502–8621, or erin.kimsey@ferc.gov. j. Cooperating agencies: Federal, state, local, and tribal agencies with jurisdiction and/or special expertise with respect to environmental issues that wish to cooperate in the preparation of the environmental document should follow the instructions for filing such requests described in item l below. Cooperating agencies should note the Commission’s policy that agencies that cooperate in the preparation of the environmental document cannot also intervene. See 94 FERC ¶ 61,076 (2001). k. Pursuant to section 4.32(b)(7) of 18 CFR of the Commission’s regulations, if any resource agency, Indian Tribe, or person believes that an additional scientific study should be conducted in order to form an adequate factual basis for a complete analysis of the application on its merit, the resource agency, Indian Tribe, or person must file a request for a study with the Commission not later than 60 days from the date of filing of the application, and serve a copy of the request on the applicant. l. Deadline for filing additional study requests and requests for cooperating agency status: October 29, 2021. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file additional study requests and requests for cooperating agency status using the Commission’s eFiling system at https:// ferconline.ferc.gov/FERCOnline.aspx. 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, you may submit a paper copy. 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. All filings must clearly identify the project name and docket number on the first page: Lakeport Hydroelectric Project (P–6440– 010). m. The application is not ready for environmental analysis at this time. n. Project Description: The existing Lakeport Project consists of: (1) A 220foot-long, 10-foot-high concrete gravity dam that includes three 10-foot-high, 18-foot-wide gates, a spillway, and a stoplog gate; (2) an impoundment with a surface area of approximately 70 square miles at an elevation of 504 feet PO 00000 Frm 00024 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 51883 NGVD 29; (3) a 40-foot-wide, 12-footlong concrete and granite intake structure that is equipped with three headgates and a trashrack with 2-inch clear bar spacing with a 0.75-inch overlay; (4) a concrete and lumber powerhouse containing three 200kilowatt (kW) vertical submersible Flygt turbine-generator units located on concrete pilings outside for a total installed capacity of 600 kW; (5) a 200foot-long, 50-foot-wide tailrace that discharges into the Winnipesaukee River; (6) three 0.48-kilovolt (kV) generator leads, three 0.48/12.4-kV stepup transformers, and a 250-foot-long, 12.4 kV transmission line that connect the project to the local utility distribution system; and (7) appurtenant facilities. The project is operated as a run ofriver facility. The average annual generation of the project is approximately 2,250 megawatt-hours. o. In addition to publishing the full text of this notice in the Federal Register, the Commission provides all interested persons an opportunity to view and/or print the contents of this notice, as well as other documents in the proceeding (e.g., license application) via the internet through the Commission’s Home Page (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 (P–6440). For assistance, contact FERC at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or call toll-free, (866) 208–3676 or (202) 502– 8659 (TTY). You may also register online at https://ferconline.ferc.gov/ FERCOnline.aspx to be notified via email of new filings and issuances related to this or other pending projects. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support. p. Procedural schedule: The application will be processed according to the following preliminary schedule. Revisions to the schedule will be made as appropriate. Issue Deficiency Letter (if necessary)— October 2021 Request Additional Information— October 2021 Issue Scoping Document 1 for comments—January 2022 Request Additional Information (if necessary)—February 2022 Issue Acceptance Letter—February 2022 Issue Scoping Document 2—March 2022 Issue Notice of Ready for Environmental Analysis—March 2022 q. Final amendments to the application must be filed with the Commission no later than 30 days from E:\FR\FM\17SEN1.SGM 17SEN1 51884 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 178 / Friday, September 17, 2021 / Notices the issuance date of the notice of ready for environmental analysis. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2021–20135 Filed 9–16–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 3409–034] Boyne USA, Inc.; Notice of Petition for Declaratory Order Take notice that on August 30, 2021, pursuant to Rule 207 of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure, 18 CFR 385.207 (2020), Boyne USA, Inc., filed a petition for declaratory order (Petition) requesting that the Commission declare that the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy has waived its authority to issue a certification for the Boyne River Hydroelectric Project No. 3409 under Section 401 of the Clean Water Act, 33 U.S.C. 1341(a)(1), as more fully explained in the Petition. Any person desiring to intervene or to protest this filing must file in accordance with Rules 211 and 214 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (18 CFR 385.211, 385.214). Protests will be considered by the Commission in determining the appropriate action to be taken, but will not serve to make protestants parties to the proceeding. Any person wishing to become a party must file a notice of intervention or motion to intervene, as appropriate. Such notices, motions, or protests must be filed on or before the comment date. Anyone filing a motion to intervene or protest must serve a copy of that document on the Petitioner. Any person wishing to comment on Boyne’s Petition may do so.1 The deadline for filing comments is 30 days from the issuance of this notice. The Commission encourages electronic submission of comments in lieu of paper using the ‘‘eFiling’’ link at http:// www.ferc.gov. Persons unable to file electronically should send comments to the following address: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE, Washington, DC 20426. Hand delivered submissions in docketed proceedings should be delivered to Health and Human Services, 12225 Wilkins Avenue, Rockville, Maryland 20852. Be sure to reference the project docket number (P–3409–032) with your submission. In addition to publishing the full text of this document in the Federal Register, the Commission provides all interested persons the opportunity to view and/or print the contents of this document via the internet through the Commission’s Home Page (http:// www.ferc.gov) using the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link. Enter the document number excluding the last three digits in the docket number field to access the document. At this time, the Commission has suspended access to the Commission’s Public Reference Room, due to the proclamation declaring a National Emergency concerning the Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID–19), issued by the President on March 13, 2020. For assistance with any FERC Online service, please email FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or call (866) 208–3676 (toll free). For TTY, call (202) 502–8659. Comment Date: 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on October 13, 2021. Dated: September 13, 2021. Debbie-Anne A. Reese, Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2021–20128 Filed 9–16–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. AD21–10–000] Modernizing Electricity Market Design; Supplemental Notice of Technical Conference on Energy and Ancillary Services in the Evolving Electricity Sector As first announced in the Notice of Technical Conference issued in this proceeding on July 14, 2021, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) will convene a staff-led technical conference in the abovereferenced proceeding on September 14, 2021, from approximately 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Eastern time. The conference will be held remotely. This Supplemental Notice includes an updated pending proceedings list and attached is an agenda for the technical conference, which includes the final conference program and updated speaker list. Commissioners may attend and participate in the technical conference. Discussions at the conference may involve issues raised in proceedings that are currently pending before the Commission. These proceedings include, but are not limited to: Docket No. California Independent System Operator Corporation ............................................................................... California Independent System Operator Corporation ............................................................................... New York Independent System Operator, Inc ........................................................................................... PJM Interconnection, L.L.C ........................................................................................................................ PJM Interconnection, L.L.C ........................................................................................................................ PJM Interconnection, L.L.C ........................................................................................................................ PJM Interconnection, L.L.C ........................................................................................................................ Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc ....................................................................................... Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc ....................................................................................... Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc ....................................................................................... Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc ....................................................................................... Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc ....................................................................................... 1 Boyne’s request is part of its relicensing proceeding in Project No. 3409–032. Thus, any person that intervened in the relicensing proceeding is already a party. Generally, the filing of a petition for a declaratory order involving an issue arising from the licensing proceeding does not VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:37 Sep 16, 2021 Jkt 253001 trigger a new opportunity to intervene. Accordingly, at this point in this proceeding, any person seeking to become a party to the proceeding must file a motion to intervene out-of-time pursuant to Rule 214(b)(3) and (d) of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure that provides justification PO 00000 Frm 00025 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 ER21–2455–000. ER21–2779–000. ER21–2460–000. ER21–1919–000. EL21–78–000, et al. EL19–58, et al.; ER19–1486, et al. ER21–2582–000. ER21–2620–000. ER21–2486–000; ER21–2487–000. ER21–2720–000. ER21–2801–000. ER21–2797–000. by reference to the factors set forth in Rule 214(d). The Commission may limit a late intervenor’s participation to the issues raised in the petition for declaratory order. 18 CFR 385.214(d)(3)(i). E:\FR\FM\17SEN1.SGM 17SEN1

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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Project No. 6440-010]


Lakeport Hydroelectric One, LLC; Notice of Application Tendered 
for Filing With the Commission and Soliciting Additional Study Requests 
and Establishing Procedural Schedule for Relicensing and a Deadline for 
Submission of Final Amendments

    Take notice that the following hydroelectric application has been 
filed with the Commission and is available for public inspection.
    a. Type of Application: Subsequent Minor License.
    b. Project No.: 6440-010.
    c. Date filed: August 30, 2021.
    d. Applicant: Lakeport Hydroelectric One, LLC (Lakeport).
    e. Name of Project: Lakeport Hydroelectric Project (project).
    f. Location: On the Winnipesaukee River in Belknap County, New 
Hampshire. The project does not occupy any federal land.
    g. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power Act 16 U.S.C. 791(a)-825(r).
    h. Applicant Contact: Ms. Jody Smet, Lakeport Hydroelectric One, 
LLC c/o Eagle Creek Renewable Energy, LLC, 7315 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 
1100W, Bethesda, MD 20814; Phone at (240) 482-2700, or email at 
[email protected].
    i. FERC Contact: Erin Kimsey at (202) 502-8621, or 
[email protected].
    j. Cooperating agencies: Federal, state, local, and tribal agencies 
with jurisdiction and/or special expertise with respect to 
environmental issues that wish to cooperate in the preparation of the 
environmental document should follow the instructions for filing such 
requests described in item l below. Cooperating agencies should note 
the Commission's policy that agencies that cooperate in the preparation 
of the environmental document cannot also intervene. See 94 FERC ] 
61,076 (2001).
    k. Pursuant to section 4.32(b)(7) of 18 CFR of the Commission's 
regulations, if any resource agency, Indian Tribe, or person believes 
that an additional scientific study should be conducted in order to 
form an adequate factual basis for a complete analysis of the 
application on its merit, the resource agency, Indian Tribe, or person 
must file a request for a study with the Commission not later than 60 
days from the date of filing of the application, and serve a copy of 
the request on the applicant.
    l. Deadline for filing additional study requests and requests for 
cooperating agency status: October 29, 2021.
    The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file 
additional study requests and requests for cooperating agency status 
using the Commission's eFiling system at https://ferconline.ferc.gov/FERCOnline.aspx. 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, you may submit a paper copy. 
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. All filings must clearly identify the project name and docket 
number on the first page: Lakeport Hydroelectric Project (P-6440-010).
    m. The application is not ready for environmental analysis at this 
time.
    n. Project Description: The existing Lakeport Project consists of: 
(1) A 220-foot-long, 10-foot-high concrete gravity dam that includes 
three 10-foot-high, 18-foot-wide gates, a spillway, and a stoplog gate; 
(2) an impoundment with a surface area of approximately 70 square miles 
at an elevation of 504 feet NGVD 29; (3) a 40-foot-wide, 12-foot-long 
concrete and granite intake structure that is equipped with three 
headgates and a trashrack with 2-inch clear bar spacing with a 0.75-
inch overlay; (4) a concrete and lumber powerhouse containing three 
200-kilowatt (kW) vertical submersible Flygt turbine-generator units 
located on concrete pilings outside for a total installed capacity of 
600 kW; (5) a 200-foot-long, 50-foot-wide tailrace that discharges into 
the Winnipesaukee River; (6) three 0.48-kilovolt (kV) generator leads, 
three 0.48/12.4-kV step-up transformers, and a 250-foot-long, 12.4 kV 
transmission line that connect the project to the local utility 
distribution system; and (7) appurtenant facilities.
    The project is operated as a run of-river facility. The average 
annual generation of the project is approximately 2,250 megawatt-hours.
    o. In addition to publishing the full text of this notice in the 
Federal Register, the Commission provides all interested persons an 
opportunity to view and/or print the contents of this notice, as well 
as other documents in the proceeding (e.g., license application) via 
the internet through the Commission's Home Page (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 (P-
6440). For assistance, contact FERC at [email protected] or 
call toll-free, (866) 208-3676 or (202) 502-8659 (TTY).
    You may also register online at https://ferconline.ferc.gov/FERCOnline.aspx to be notified via email of new filings and issuances 
related to this or other pending projects. For assistance, contact FERC 
Online Support.
    p. Procedural schedule: The application will be processed according 
to the following preliminary schedule. Revisions to the schedule will 
be made as appropriate.

Issue Deficiency Letter (if necessary)--October 2021
Request Additional Information--October 2021
Issue Scoping Document 1 for comments--January 2022
Request Additional Information (if necessary)--February 2022
Issue Acceptance Letter--February 2022
Issue Scoping Document 2--March 2022
Issue Notice of Ready for Environmental Analysis--March 2022

    q. Final amendments to the application must be filed with the 
Commission no later than 30 days from

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the issuance date of the notice of ready for environmental analysis.

Kimberly D. Bose,
Secretary.
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