Pacific Gas and Electric Company; Notice of Application for Amendment of License, and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Protests
August 24, 2010.
Take notice that the following hydroelectric application has been filed with the Commission and is available for public inspection:
a. Type of Application: Amendment of License to Remove a Portion of the Project's Transmission Line.
b. Project No.: 2678-003.
c. Date Filed: August 4, 2010.
d. Applicant: Pacific Gas and Electric Company.
e. Name of Project: Narrows No. 2—Smartville T.L.
f. Location: The project is located in Yuba and Nevada Counties, California.
g. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power Act, 16 USC 791a-825r.
h. Applicant Contact: Forest Sullivan, Strategy and Regulation, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, 5555 Florin Perkins Road, Sacramento, CA 95826, (503) 305-5690 or Frs3@pge.com.
i. FERC Contact: Any questions regarding this notice should be directed to Jeremy Jessup at (202) 502-6779 or Jeremy.Jessup@ferc.gov.
j. Deadline for filing comments, motions to intervene and protest: September 24, 2010. All documents may be filed electronically via the Internet. See, 18 CFR 385.2001(a)(1)(iii) and the instructions on the Commission's Web site at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/efiling.asp. If unable to be filed electronically, documents may be paper-filed. To paper-file, an original and seven copies should be mailed to: Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, NE., Washington, DC 20426. For more information on how to submit these types of filings, please go to the Commission's Web site located at http://ferc.gov.filing-comments.asp. Commenters can submit brief comments up to 6,000 characters, without prior registration, using the eComment system at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ecomment.asp. You must include your name and contact information at the end of your comments.
Please include the project number (P-2678-003) on any comments, motions, or protests.
k. Description of Request: Pacific Gas and Electric Company seeks an amendment of license to delete approximately 2.7 miles of the Narrows No. 2-Smartville Substation 60 kV transmission line extending between the new Narrows 2 distribution substation to the Smartville Substation from the Project license. The licensee states that this portion of the transmission line is no longer a “primary line” for the Narrows No. 2 Powerhouse Project and thus is not subject to licensing by the Commission.
l. Location of the Application: The filing is available for inspection and reproduction at the Commission's Public Reference Room, located at 888 First Street, NE., Room 2A, Washington, DC 20426 or by calling (202) 502-8371. This filing may also be viewed on the Commission's Web site at http://ferc.gov using the “eLibrary” link. Enter the docket number excluding the last three digits in the docket number field to access the document. You may also register online at http://www.ferc.gov/docsfiling/esubscription.asp to be notified via e-mail of new filings and issuances related to this or other pending projects. For assistance, call 1-866-208-3676 or e-mail FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov, for TTY, call (202) 502-8659. A copy is also available for inspection and reproduction at the address in item (h) above.
m. Individuals desiring to be included on the Commission's mailing list should so indicate by writing to the Secretary of the Commission.
n. Comments, Protests, or Motions To Intervene: Anyone may submit comments, a protest, or a motion to intervene in accordance with the requirements of Rules of Practice and Procedure, 18 CFR 385.210, .211, .214. In determining the appropriate action to take, the Commission will consider all protests or other comments filed, but only those who file a motion to intervene in accordance with the Commission's Rules may become a party to the proceeding. Any comments, protests, or motions to intervene must be received on or before the specified comment date for the particular application.
o. Any filing must (1) Bear in all capital letters the title “COMMENTS”, “PROTEST”, or “MOTION TO INTERVENE” as applicable, (2) set forth in the heading the name of the applicant and the project numbers of the application to which the filing responds; (3) furnish the name, address, and telephone number of the person protesting or intervening; and (4) otherwise comply with the requirements of 18 CFR 385.2001 through 385.2005. All comments, motions to intervene or protests must set forth their evidentiary basis and otherwise comply with the requirements of 18 CFR 4.34(b). All comments, motions to intervene or protests should relate to project works which are the subject of the license amendment. Agencies may obtain copies of the application directly from the applicant. A copy of any protest or motion to intervene must be served upon each representative of the applicant specified in the particular application. If an intervener files comments or documents with the Commission relating to the merits of an issue that may affect the responsibilities of a particular resource agency, they must also serve a copy of the document on that resource agency. A copy of all other filings in reference to this application must be accompanied by proof of service on all persons listed in the service list prepared by the Commission in this proceeding, in accordance with 18 CFR 4.34(b) and 385.2010.
Kimberly D. Bose,
[FR Doc. 2010-21624 Filed 8-30-10; 8:45 am]
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