Take notice that the following hydroelectric application has been filed with the Commission and is available for public inspection:
a. Application Type: Amendment of license to upgrade the installed capacity.
b. Project No.: 2503-100.
c. Date Filed: May 25, 2006.
d. Applicant: Duke Power A Division of Duke Energy.
e. Name of Project: Keowee-Toxaway.
f. Location: The project is located on the Keowee River in Ocone County, South Carolina.
g. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power Act, 16 U.S.C. 791a-825r.
h. Applicant Contact: Mr. Jeffery G. Lineberger, Manager Hydro Licensing, Duke Energy Lake Services, EC12Q/PO Box 1006, Charlotte, NC 28201-1006, Tel. (704) 382-5942.
i. FERC Contact: Any questions on this notice should be addressed to Vedula Sarma at (202) 502-6190 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
j. Deadline for filing comments and/or motions: July 31, 2006.
k. Description of Filing: Duke Power A Division of Duke Energy proposes to replace the existing runners of Units 3 and 4 of the Jacosee Pumped Storage Development of the project. The project consists of Jacosee and Keowee developments with a current authorized total installed capacity of 769.5 megawatts (MW) and total hydraulic capacity of 55,600 cfs. The proposed upgrade would increase the authorized installed capacity of the Jacosee Development of the project from 612 MW to 662.5 MW, and the hydraulic capacity from 55,600 cfs to 57,900 cfs. The proposed changes would increase the project's total installed capacity by 50.5 MW and its hydraulic capacity by 4.1 percent.
l. Locations of Applications: A copy of the application is available for inspection and reproduction at the Commission in the 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://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. You may also register online at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/esubscription.asp to be notified via e-mail of new filings and issuances related to this or other pending projects. For assistance, call toll-free 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, 385.211, 385.214. 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. Filing and Service of Responsive Documents: Any filings must bear in all capital letters the title “COMMENTS”, “RECOMMENDATIONS FOR TERMS AND CONDITIONS”, “PROTEST”, or “MOTION TO INTERVENE”, as applicable, and the Project Number of the particular application to which the filing refers. All documents (original and eight copies) should be filed with: Magalie R. Salas, Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, NE., Washington DC 20426. A copy of any motion to intervene must also be served upon each representative of the Applicant specified in the particular application.
p. Agency Comments: Federal, state, and local agencies are invited to file comments on the described application. A copy of the application may be obtained by agencies directly from the Applicant. If an agency does not file comments within the time specified for filing comments, it will be presumed to have no comments. One copy of an agency's comments must also be sent to the Applicant's representatives.
q. Comments, protests and interventions may be filed electronically via the Internet in lieu of paper. See, 18 CFR 385.2001(a)(1)(iii) and the instructions on the Commission's Web site at http://www.ferc.gov under the “e-Filing” link.Start Signature
Magalie R. Salas,
[FR Doc. E6-10807 Filed 7-10-06; 8:45 am]
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