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Office of Fossil Energy; Notice of Filings of Coal Capability Under the Powerplant and Industrial Fuel Act

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Office of Fossil Energy, Department of Energy.


Notice of Filings.


The owners/operators of 30 baseload electric powerplants have submitted coal capability self-certifications pursuant to section 201 of the Powerplant and Industrial Fuel Use Act of 1978, as amended, in accordance with 10 CFR 501.60, 61.


Copies of self-certification filings are available for public inspection, upon request, in the Office of Coal & Power Import/Export, Fossil Energy, Room 4G-039, FE-27, Forrestal Building, 1000 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20585.

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Ellen Russell at (202) 586-9624

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Title II of the Powerplant and Industrial Fuel Use Act of 1978 (FUA), as amended (42 U.S.C. 8301 et seq.), provides that no new baseload electric powerplant may be constructed or operated without the capability to use coal or another alternate fuel as a primary energy source. In order to meet the requirement of coal capability, the owner or operator of such facilities proposing to use natural gas or petroleum as its primary energy source shall certify, pursuant to FUA section 201(d), to the Secretary of Energy prior to construction, or prior to operation as a base load electric powerplant, that such powerplant has the capability to use coal or another alternate fuel. Such certification establishes compliance with section 201(a) as of the date filed with the Department of Energy (DOE). The Secretary is required to publish a notice in the Federal Register that a certification has been filed. The following owners/operators of proposed new baseload electric powerplants have filed self-certifications pursuant to section 201(d) and in accordance with DOE regulations in 10 CFR 501.60, 61. Start Printed Page 6019

Owner/operatorCapacityPlant locationIn-service date
Panda Culloden Power, LPCulloden, WVAugust 2003.
Corpus Christi Cogen, LP708 MWCorpus Christi, TXMay 2002.
Washington Parish Energy Center, LLC600 MWBogalusa, LAJanuary 2003.
Elwood Energy II, LLC300 MWElwood, ILMay 2001.
Elwood Energy III, LLC450 MWElwood, ILMay 2001.
CalPeak Power-Vaca Dixon, Inc.49.5 MWSolano County, CAOctober 2001.
CalPeak Power-Panoche, LLC49.5 MWFresno County, CASeptember 2001.
CalPeak Power-Midway, LLC49.5 MWSan Diego County, CASeptember 2001.
CalPeak Power-Border, LLC49.5 MWSan Diego County, CASeptember 2001.
CalPeak Power-Mission, LLC49.5 MWSan Diego County, CADecember 2001.
CalPeak Power-ElCajon, LLC49.5 MWSan Diego County, CADecember 2001.
CPV Cana, Ltd.250 MWSt. Lucie County, FL3rd quarter 2004.
PSEG Lawrenceburg Energy Company, LLC1,150 MWLawrenceburg, INMarch 2003.
Kiowa Power Partners, Inc.1,250 MWPittsburgh County, PAJuly 2003.
Fremont Energy Center, Inc.700 MWFremont, OHJune 2003.
Calhoun Power Co., LLC600 MWAnniston, ALJune 2003.
West Valley Generation, LLC160 MWWest Valley City, UTOctober 2001.
Plains Ends, LLC114 MWGolden, COApril 2002.
Conectiv Bethlehem, Inc.1,100 MWBethlehem, PAFall 2003.
Pastoria Energy Facility, LLC750 MWKern County, CAJune 2002.
Astoria Energy, LLC1,000 MWQueens, NYSpring 2004.
Duke Energy Hanging Rock, LLC1,240 MWHamilton Twnsp, OHMay 2003.
Wellhead Power Panoche, LLC49.9 MWFiregaugh, CASeptember 2001.
Wellhead Power Gated, LLC49.9 MWHuron, CAOctober 2001.
Griffith Energy, LLC600 MWKingsman, AZOctober 2001.
CPV Terrapin, LLC800 MWSavannah, GA4th quarter 2004.
Front Range Power Co.480 MWColorado Springs, COMay 2003.
Lower Mount Bethel Energy, LLC600 MWBangor, PAAugust 2003.
Panda Tallmadge Power, LP1,100 MWOttawa County, MIDecember 2003.
Duke Energy Stephens, LLC620 MWDuncan, OKJune 2003.
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Issued in Washington, DC, on January 31, 2002.

Anthony J. Como,

Deputy Director, Electric Power Regulation, Office of Coal & Power Import/Export, Office of Coal & Power Systems, Office of Fossil Energy.

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[FR Doc. 02-3089 Filed 2-7-02; 8:45 am]