Take notice that on September 14, 2011, the Louisiana Public Service Commission (Complainant) filed a formal complaint against Entergy Corporation., Entergy Services, Inc., Entergy Louisiana, LLC, Entergy Arkansas, Inc., Entergy Mississippi, Inc., Entergy New Orleans, Inc., Entergy Gulf States Louisiana, L.L.C., and Entergy Texas, Inc. pursuant to sections 205, 206 and 306 of the Federal Power Act, 16 USC 824e and 825(e) and 18 CFR 386.206 of the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedures, seeking a determination that the allocation by Entergy Corporation of the costs for required transmission upgrades associated with the Ouachita power plant to Entergy Louisiana, LLC, violates the Federal Power Act, Entergy's Open Access Transmission Tariff and constitutes affiliate abuse. In addition, the Complainant claims that the failure to recognize post-2012 benefits flowing from the Settlement Agreement between Entergy Arkansas, Inc. and Union Pacific Corporation of a contractual dispute over the delivery of coal supplies in the MSS-3 rough equalization calculation or some other remedy is unjust, unreasonable and unduly discriminatory.
The Complainant certifies that copies of the complaint were served on the contacts for Entergy Corporation, Entergy Services, Inc., Entergy Louisiana, LLC, Entergy Arkansas, Inc., Entergy Mississippi Inc., Entergy New Orleans, Inc., Entergy Gulf States Louisiana, Inc., and Entergy Texas, Inc. as listed on the Commission's list of Corporate Officials.
Any person desiring to intervene or to protest this filing must file in accordance with Rules 211 and 214 of the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure (18 CFR 385.211 and 385.214). Protests will be considered by the Commission in determining the appropriate action to be taken, but will not serve to make protestants parties to the proceeding. Any person wishing to become a party must file a notice of intervention or motion to intervene, as appropriate. The Respondent's answer and all interventions, or protests must be filed on or before the comment date. The Respondent's answer, motions to intervene, and protests must be served on the Complainants.
The Commission encourages electronic submission of protests and interventions in lieu of paper using the “eFiling” link at http://www.ferc.gov. Persons unable to file electronically should submit an original and 14 copies Start Printed Page 58805of the protest or intervention to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, NE., Washington, DC 20426.
This filing is accessible on-line at http://www.ferc.gov, using the “eLibrary” link and is available for review in the Commission's Public Reference Room in Washington, DC. There is an “eSubscription” link on the web site that enables subscribers to receive email notification when a document is added to a subscribed docket(s). For assistance with any FERC Online service, please e-mail FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov, or call (866) 208-3676 (toll free). For TTY, call (202) 502-8659.
Comment Date: 5 p.m. Eastern Time on October 6, 2011.Start Signature
Dated: September 15, 2011.
Kimberly D. Bose,
[FR Doc. 2011-24309 Filed 9-21-11; 8:45 am]
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