Rural Utilities Service November 2021 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Streamlining Electric Program Procedures; Correction
Document Number: 2021-24874
Type: Rule
Date: 2021-11-16
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Rural Utilities Service
On July 9, 2021, Rural Development's Rural Utilities Service referred to as ``the Agency'' or ``Agency'' published a document to streamline its procedures for the Electric Program borrowers, including its loan application requirements, approval of construction work plans, contract bidding procedures, contact approval procedures, system operation and maintenance reviews, long-range engineering plans and system design procedures. That document inadvertently published the incorrect accounting information. This document corrects the final regulations.
Next Era Energy LLC, Notice of Availability of a Draft Environmental Impact Statement and Notice of Public Meeting; Correction
Document Number: 2021-24244
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-11-05
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Rural Utilities Service
On October 4, 2021, the Rural Utilities Service (RUS), an agency of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), published a document announcing that a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for a project proposed by Next Era Energy Inc (NEER), is available for public review and comment. RUS published the Draft EIS to inform interested parties and the general public about the project proposal and to invite the public to comment on the proposed action addressed in the Draft EIS. Following the publication of the Notice of Availability, the Agency found that a correction due to an error, is necessary. This correction changes the date public comments are due to RUS.