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SG Resources Mississippi, L.L.C.; Notice of Application for Amendment

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Start Preamble June 6, 2008.

Take notice that on May 29, 2008, SG Resources Mississippi, L.L.C. (SGRM), 28420 Hardy Toll Road North, Suite 125, Spring, Texas 77373, filed an application in Docket No. CP02-229-004, pursuant to section 7 of the Natural Gas Act for an order authorizing its Supplemental Expansion Project, an amendment to its certificate issued in Docket No. CP02-229-000 on October 10, 2002 and amended in Docket No. CP02-229-002 on January 24, 2007.

SGRM seeks authorization to (i) increase the working gas capacity of each of the three previously authorized Southern Pines Energy Center storage caverns from 8 Bcf to 10 Bcf; (ii) develop a fourth 12.8 Bcf cavern; (iii) construct, own and operate two additional brine disposal wells; (iv) construct, own, operate, and maintain a 24-inch pipeline loop of the existing Destin Lateral; (V) install an interconnect pipeline that will connect the Destin Lateral Loop to the Destin Pipeline Company, LLP and Southeast Supply Header, LLC meter stations; (vi) install two additional 8,000 horsepower compressors; and (vii) substitute for the required sonar surveys on each cavern every five years a requirement to implement and maintain an enhanced cavern integrity monitoring program. SGRM also seeks reaffirmation of its previously authorized market based rates for its storage and hub services.

This filing is available for review at the Commission in the Public Reference Room or may be viewed on the Commission's Web site at using the “eLibrary” link. Enter the docket number excluding the last three digits in the docket number field to access the document. For assistance, please contact FERC Online Support at or toll free at (866) 208-3676, or for TTY, contact (202) 502-8659.

Any questions regarding this application should be directed to James F. Bowe, Jr., Dewey & LeBoeuf, LLP, 1101 New York Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20005, (202) 346-8000, Fax (202) 346-8102, e-mail

Pursuant to section 157.9 of the Commission's rules, 18 CFR 157.9, within 90 days of this Notice the Commission staff will either: Complete its environmental assessment (EA) and place it into the Commission's public record (eLibrary) for this proceeding, or issue a Notice of Schedule for Environmental Review. If a Notice of Schedule for Environmental Review is issued, it will indicate, among other milestones, the anticipated date for the Commission staff's issuance of the final environmental impact statement (FEIS) or EA for this proposal. The filing of the EA in the Commission's public record for this proceeding or the issuance of a Notice of Schedule for Environmental Review will serve to notify federal and state agencies of the timing for the completion of all necessary reviews, and the subsequent need to complete all federal authorizations within 90 days of the date of issuance of the Commission staff's FEIS or EA.

There are two ways to become involved in the Commission's review of this project. First, any person wishing to obtain legal status by becoming a party to the proceedings for this project should, on or before the below listed comment date, file with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, NE., Washington, DC 20426, a motion to intervene in accordance with the requirements of the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure (18 CFR 385.214 or 385.211) and the Regulations under the NGA (18 CFR 157.10). A person obtaining party status will be placed on the service list maintained by the Secretary of the Commission and will receive copies of all documents filed by the applicant and by all other parties. A party must submit 14 copies of filings made with the Commission and must mail a copy to the applicant and to every other party in the proceeding. Only parties to the proceeding can ask for court review of Commission orders in the proceeding.

However, a person does not have to intervene in order to have comments considered. The second way to participate is by filing with the Secretary of the Commission, as soon as possible, an original and two copies of comments in support of or in opposition to this project. The Commission will consider these comments in determining the appropriate action to be taken, but the filing of a comment alone will not serve to make the filer a party to the proceeding. The Commission's rules require that persons filing comments in opposition to the project provide copies of their protests only to the party or parties directly involved in the protest.

Persons who wish to comment only on the environmental review of this project should submit an original and two copies of their comments to the Secretary of the Commission. Environmental commenters will be placed on the Commission's environmental mailing list, will receive copies of the environmental documents, and will be notified of meetings associated with the Commission's environmental review process. Environmental commenters will not be required to serve copies of filed documents on all other parties. However, the non-party commenters will not receive copies of all documents filed by other parties or issued by the Commission (except for the mailing of environmental documents issued by the Commission) and will not have the right to seek court review of the Commission's final order.

Motions to intervene, protests and comments 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 under the “e-Filing” link. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filings.

Comment Date: June 27, 2008.

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Kimberly D. Bose,


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[FR Doc. E8-13425 Filed 6-13-08; 8:45 am]