Tennessee Valley Authority 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Tennessee Valley Authority Procedures
Document Number: 2016-29457-2
Type: Rule
Date: 2016-12-09
Agency: Tennessee Valley Authority, Agencies and Commissions
The Tennessee Valley Authority is amending its regulations which contain TVA's procedures for the Privacy Act. These amendments reflect changes in position titles and addresses; conform references to Privacy Act systems of records to the most current publication of TVA's Privacy Act Systems Notices in the Federal Register; and make other editorial changes.
Tennessee Valley Authority Procedures
Document Number: 2016-29457
Type: Rule
Date: 2016-12-09
Agency: Tennessee Valley Authority, Agencies and Commissions
The Tennessee Valley Authority is amending its regulations which contain TVA's procedures for the Privacy Act. These amendments reflect changes in position titles and addresses; conform references to Privacy Act systems of records to the most current publication of TVA's Privacy Act Systems Notices in the Federal Register; and make other editorial changes.
Environmental Impact Statement for Cumberland Fossil Plant Coal Combustion Residual Management
Document Number: 2016-29082
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-12-05
Agency: Tennessee Valley Authority, Agencies and Commissions
The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) intends to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) to address the potential environmental effects associated with management of coal combustion residual (CCR) material produced at the Cumberland Fossil Plant (CUF) located near Cumberland City, Stewart County, Tennessee. The purpose of the proposed EIS is to address long-term management of CCR produced at CUF. The project will help TVA comply with state and federal regulatory requirements related to CCR production and management, including the requirements of U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA's) CCR Rule and Effluent Limitations Guidelines. TVA will evaluate the potential environmental impacts of construction and operation of a new bottom ash dewatering facility and options for management and disposal of dry CCR produced at CUF. TVA will also evaluate closure of the Bottom Ash and the Main Ash Impoundments. TVA will develop and evaluate various alternatives to these actions, including the No Action Alternative. Public comments are invited concerning both the scope of the review and environmental issues that should be addressed.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2016-27653
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-11-17
Agency: Tennessee Valley Authority, Agencies and Commissions
This is a renewal request for approval of Employment Application (OMB No. 3316-0063). The information collection described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) at oira_submission@omb.eop.gov, for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The Tennessee Valley Authority is soliciting public comments on this proposed collection.
Sunshine Act Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2016-27044
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-11-08
Agency: Tennessee Valley Authority, Agencies and Commissions
Environmental Impact Statement for Shawnee Fossil Plant Coal Combustion Residual Management
Document Number: 2016-26272
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-11-01
Agency: Tennessee Valley Authority, Agencies and Commissions
The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) intends to prepare an environmental impact statement (EIS) to address the potential environmental effects associated with ceasing operations at the special waste landfill and Ash Pond 2 and constructing, operating, and maintaining a new dry coal combustion residual (CCR) landfill at the Shawnee Fossil Plant (SHF) located near Paducah, Kentucky in McCracken County. The purpose of the proposed project is to foster TVA's compliance with present and future regulatory requirements related to CCR production and management, including the requirements of EPA's CCR Rule and Effluent Limitations Guidelines Rule. In the environmental review, TVA will evaluate the potential environmental impacts of closure of the special waste landfill and Ash Pond 2 as well as the construction, operation, and maintenance of an onsite dry CCR landfill or disposal of CCR in an existing offsite permitted landfill. TVA will develop and evaluate various alternatives, including the No Action Alternative, in the EIS. Public comments are invited concerning both the scope of the review and environmental issues that should be addressed.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2016-21370
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-09-07
Agency: Tennessee Valley Authority, Agencies and Commissions
The proposed information collection described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. chapter 35, as amended). The Tennessee Valley Authority is soliciting public comments on this proposed collection as provided by 5 CFR 1320.8(d)(1).
When Obstructions on Certain Tributaries of the Tennessee River Do Not Require a Section 26a Permit from the Tennessee Valley Authority
Document Number: 2016-20093
Type: Rule
Date: 2016-08-31
Agency: Tennessee Valley Authority, Agencies and Commissions
The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) is issuing guidance stating that certain structures, while obstructions across, along, or in certain tributaries of the Tennessee River, do not need a Section 26a permit from TVA, because they have an indiscernible effect on navigation, flood control or public lands or reservations.
Meeting of the Regional Resource Stewardship Council
Document Number: 2016-20379
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-08-25
Agency: Tennessee Valley Authority, Agencies and Commissions
The TVA Regional Resource Stewardship Council (RRSC) will hold a meeting on Tuesday, September 20, and Wednesday, September 21, 2016, to consider various matters. The RRSC was established to advise TVA on its natural resource stewardship activities. Notice of this meeting is given under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), 5 U.S.C. App. 2. The meeting agenda includes the following:
Protection of Archaeological Resources
Document Number: 2016-19343
Type: Rule
Date: 2016-08-16
Agency: Tennessee Valley Authority, Agencies and Commissions
This final rule amends the regulations of the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) for the protection of archaeological resources by providing for the issuance of petty offense citations for violations of the Archaeological Resources Protection Act (ARPA) and the Antiquities Act of 1906 (AA). Amending the regulations such that TVA law enforcement agents are authorized to issue citations will help prevent loss and destruction of archaeological resources resulting from unlawful excavations and pillage.
Ash Impoundment Closure Final Environmental Impact Statement Part I Programmatic Review and Part II Site-Specific Review of 10 Ash Impoundments
Document Number: 2016-18600
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-08-05
Agency: Tennessee Valley Authority, Agencies and Commissions
This notice is provided in accordance with the Council on Environmental Quality's regulations (40 CFR parts 1500 to 1508) and Tennessee Valley Authority's (TVA's) procedures for implementing the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). TVA's Final Ash Impoundment Closure Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) Part IProgrammatic NEPA Review analyzed methods for closing impoundments that hold coal combustion residuals (CCRs) on a programmatic basis. Part II of this EIS addressed closing 10 impoundments or other wet-CCR facilities (collectively, ``impoundments'') at six of TVA's plants on a site- specific basis. TVA has decided that the environmental and other factors identified in part I for screening and evaluating closure alternatives on a site- specific basis are appropriate for use in its future decision-making processes involving the proposed closure of CCR impoundments. It also has decided to implement the preferred closure alternatives identified for each of the site-specific evaluations in part II. The Notice of Availability (NOA) of the Final Ash Impoundment Closure EIS, Part I Programmatic NEPA Review and Part II Site Specific NEPA Reviews was published in the Federal Register on June 10, 2016.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2016-17819
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-07-28
Agency: Tennessee Valley Authority, Agencies and Commissions
This is a renewal request for approval of the Application for Section 26a Permit (OMB No. 3316-0060). The information collection described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) at, oira_submission@omb.eop.gov, for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. chapter 35, as amended). The Tennessee Valley Authority is soliciting public comments on this proposed collection as provided by 5 CFR 1320.8(d)(1).
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Correction
Document Number: 2016-13214
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-06-06
Agency: Tennessee Valley Authority, Agencies and Commissions
The Tennessee Valley Authority published a document in the Federal Register of May 26, 2016, concerning a proposed information collection that will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. chapter 35, as amended). The Tennessee Valley Authority is soliciting public comments on this proposed collection as provided by 5 CFR 1320.8(d)(1). This correction adds additional contact information.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request
Document Number: 2016-12401
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-05-26
Agency: Tennessee Valley Authority, Agencies and Commissions
The proposed information collection described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. chapter 35, as amended). The Tennessee Valley Authority is soliciting public comments on this proposed collection as provided by 5 CFR 1320.8(d)(1).
Protection of Archaeological Resources
Document Number: 2016-11688
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2016-05-20
Agency: Tennessee Valley Authority, Agencies and Commissions
The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) proposes to amend its regulations for the protection of archaeological resources by providing for the issuance of petty offense citations for violations of the Archaeological Resources Protection Act (ARPA) and the Antiquities Act of 1906 (AA). Amending the regulations such that TVA law enforcement agents are authorized to issue citations will help prevent loss and destruction of these resources resulting from unlawful excavations and pillage.
Meeting of the Regional Energy Resource Council
Document Number: 2016-10723
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-05-09
Agency: Tennessee Valley Authority, Agencies and Commissions
The TVA Regional Energy Resource Council (RERC) will hold a meeting on Tuesday, May 24 and Wednesday, May 25, 2016, regarding regional energy related issues in the Tennessee Valley. The RERC was established to advise TVA on its energy resource activities and the priorities among competing objectives and values. Notice of this meeting is given under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), 5 U.S.C. App.2. The meeting agenda includes the following:
Sunshine Act Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2016-10405
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-05-03
Agency: Tennessee Valley Authority, Agencies and Commissions
Meeting of the Regional Energy Resource Council
Document Number: 2016-08722
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-04-15
Agency: Tennessee Valley Authority, Agencies and Commissions
The TVA Regional Energy Resource Council (RERC) will hold a webinar meeting on Monday, May 2, 2016, to discuss TVA's potential sale of the Bellefonte Nuclear Site.
Meeting of the Regional Resource Stewardship Council; Correction
Document Number: 2016-08592
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-04-13
Agency: Tennessee Valley Authority, Agencies and Commissions
This is a correction to the Federal Register Notice regarding the location for the TVA Regional Resource Stewardship Council (RRSC) meeting on April 26, 2016 that was originally published in the Federal Register on April 8, 2016. This corrects the meeting location noted in the address section of the original Federal Register Notice. The RRSC was established to advise TVA on its natural resource stewardship activities. Notice of this meeting is given under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), 5 U.S.C. App. 2. The meeting agenda includes the following:
Renewal of the Regional Resource Stewardship Council Charter
Document Number: 2016-08112
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-04-08
Agency: Tennessee Valley Authority, Agencies and Commissions
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) (5 U.S.C. Appendix 2), the TVA Board of Directors has renewed the Regional Resource Stewardship Council (Council) charter for an additional two years. The charter for the Ninth Term begins on April 29, 2016.
Meeting of the Regional Resource Stewardship Council
Document Number: 2016-08109
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-04-08
Agency: Tennessee Valley Authority, Agencies and Commissions
The TVA Regional Resource Stewardship Council (RRSC) will hold a meeting on Tuesday, April 26, 2016, to consider various matters. The RRSC was established to advise TVA on its natural resource stewardship activities. Notice of this meeting is given under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), 5 U.S.C. App. 2. The meeting agenda includes the following:
Nondiscrimination With Respect to Handicap
Document Number: 2016-07549
Type: Rule
Date: 2016-04-01
Agency: Tennessee Valley Authority, Agencies and Commissions
Environmental Impact Statement-Multiple Reservoirs Land Management Plans
Document Number: 2016-04745
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-03
Agency: Tennessee Valley Authority, Agencies and Commissions
The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) intends to prepare an environmental impact statement (EIS) addressing the impacts of alternative plans for managing public lands on eight TVA reservoirs in Alabama, Kentucky and Tennessee: Chickamauga, Fort Loudoun, Great Falls, Kentucky, Nickajack, Normandy, Wheeler and Wilson. TVA also proposes to use the information included in these eight reservoir land management plans (RLMP) to revise its Comprehensive Valleywide Land Plan. Public comment is invited concerning the scope of the EIS, including the appropriate uses for TVA-managed public lands on these reservoirs and environmental issues that should be addressed as a part of this EIS.
Sunshine Act Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2016-02646
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-02-09
Agency: Tennessee Valley Authority, Agencies and Commissions