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Ep = Kilowatt-hours of energy purchased ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION Washington, DC 20460; telephone: (202)


for replacement energy during the AGENCY 564–5571; fax number (202) 564–5603;
specified month. e-mail address: anderson.lea@epa.gov.
[FRL–8471–3]
Lp = Energy loss factor for transmission SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
on replacement energy purchased Proposed Consent Decree, Clean Air I. Additional Information About the
(Expected to be 0 or zero percent.). Act Citizen Suit Proposed Consent Decree
Ld = Weighted average energy loss factor AGENCY: Environmental Protection Under section 109(d) of the CAA, EPA
on energy delivered by the Agency (EPA). is required to periodically review air
facilitator to the Customer.
ACTION: Notice of Proposed Consent quality criteria and NAAQS and to make
Energy To Be Furnished by the Decree; Request for Public Comment. such revisions as may be appropriate.
Government: The Government will sell Plaintiffs allege that EPA has failed to
to the Customer and the Customer will SUMMARY: In accordance with section do this by the deadline set forth in the
purchase from the Government energy 113(g) of the Clean Air Act, as amended CAA. The proposed consent decree
each billing month equivalent to a (‘‘Act’’), 42 U.S.C. 7413(g), notice is establishes a schedule for EPA’s review
percentage specified by contract of the hereby given of a proposed consent and, if appropriate, revisions of the air
energy made available to the Facilitator decree. On February 3, 2006, the Center quality criteria for NOX and SOX and the
(less any losses required by the for Biological Diversity and four other NO2 and SO2 NAAQS. The schedule
Facilitator). The Customer’s contract plaintiffs (collectively, ‘‘Plaintiffs’’) filed establishes dates for issuance of
demand and accompanying energy will an amended complaint alleging that Integrated Science Assessments
be allocated proportionately to its EPA failed to perform its mandatory (document containing air quality
individual delivery points served from duty under CAA section 109(d)(1) to criteria) addressing the human health
the Facilitator’s system. periodically review the air quality effects of NOX, the human health effects
Billing Month: The billing month for criteria for nitrogen oxides (‘‘NOX’’) and of SOX, and the public welfare effects of
power sold under this schedule shall sulfur oxides (‘‘SOX’’) and the National NOX and SOX. The proposed consent
end at 12 midnight on the last day of Ambient Air Quality Standards decree also establishes a schedule for
each calendar month. (‘‘NAAQS’’) for nitrogen dioxide EPA’s issuance of notices of proposed
(‘‘NO2’’) and sulfur dioxide (‘‘SO2’’), to rulemaking and final rules concerning
Wholesale Rate Schedule Regulation–1
make such revisions to these air quality its review of the primary and secondary
Availability: This rate schedule shall criteria and NAAQS as may be NO2 and SO2 NAAQS. The consent
be available to public bodies and appropriate, and to promulgate such decree provides that EPA will sign a
cooperatives (any one of whom is new NAAQS as may be appropriate. notice setting forth its decision
hereinafter called the Customer) in Center for Biological Diversity, et al. v. concerning its review of (1) the primary
Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Florida, Johnson, No. 05–1814 (D.D.C.). The NO2 NAAQS no later than December 18,
South Carolina, or North Carolina to proposed consent decree establishes a 2009; (2) the primary SO2 NAAQS no
whom service is provided pursuant to schedule for EPA’s review and, if later than March 2, 2010; and (3) the
contracts between the Government and appropriate, revisions of the air quality secondary NO2 and SO2 NAAQS no
the Customer. criteria for SOX and NOX and the later than October 19, 2010.
Applicability: This rate schedule shall NAAQS for NO2 and SO2 NAAQS. For a period of thirty (30) days
be applicable to the sale of regulation DATES: Written comments on the following the date of publication of this
services provided from the Allatoona, proposed consent decree must be notice, the Agency will receive written
Buford, J. Strom Thurmond, Walter F. received by October 22, 2007. comments relating to the proposed
George, Hartwell, Millers Ferry, West ADDRESSES: Submit your comments, consent decree from persons who were
Point, Robert F. Henry, Carters, and identified by Docket ID number EPA– not named as parties or intervenors to
Richard B. Russell Projects (hereinafter HQ–OGC–2007–0962, online at the litigation in question. EPA or the
called the Projects) and sold under www.regulations.gov (EPA’s preferred Department of Justice may withdraw or
appropriate contracts between the method); by e-mail to withhold consent to the proposed
Government and the Customer. oei.docket@epa.gov; mailed to EPA consent decree if the comments disclose
Character of Service: The service Docket Center, Environmental facts or considerations that indicate that
supplied hereunder will be delivered at Protection Agency, Mailcode: 2822T, such consent is inappropriate,
the Projects. 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW., improper, inadequate, or inconsistent
Monthly Rate: The rate for service Washington, DC 20460–0001; or by with the requirements of the Act. Unless
supplied under this rate schedule for hand delivery or courier to EPA Docket EPA or the Department of Justice
the period specified shall be: $0.05 per Center, EPA West, Room 3334, 1301 determines, based on any comment
kilowatt of total contract demand per Constitution Ave., NW., Washington, which may be submitted, that consent to
month. DC, between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. the consent decree should be
Contract Demand: The contract Monday through Friday, excluding legal withdrawn, the terms of the decree will
demand is the amount of capacity in holidays. Comments on a disk or CD– be affirmed.
kilowatts stated in the contract to which ROM should be formatted in Word or
the Government is obligated to supply II. Additional Information About
ASCII file, avoiding the use of special Commenting on the Proposed Consent
and the Customer is entitled to receive characters and any form of encryption,
regulation service. Decree
and may be mailed to the mailing
Billing Month: The billing month for address above. A. How Can I Get A Copy of the Consent
services provided under this schedule
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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: M. Decree?


shall end at 12 midnight on the last day
Lea Anderson, Air and Radiation Law The official public docket for this
of each calendar month.
Office (2344A), Office of General action (identified by Docket ID No.
[FR Doc. E7–18537 Filed 9–19–07; 8:45 am] Counsel, U.S. Environmental Protection EPA–HQ–OGC–2007–0962) contains a
BILLING CODE 6450–01–P Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW., copy of the proposed consent decree.

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The official public docket is available EPA to contact you in case EPA cannot review final rules promulgated by the
for public viewing at the Office of read your comment due to technical Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Environmental Information (OEI) Docket difficulties or needs further information relating to the New Source Performance
in the EPA Docket Center, EPA West, on the substance of your comment. Any Standards for Electric Arc Furnaces, 40
Room 3334, 1301 Constitution Ave., identifying or contact information CFR Part 60, Subparts AA and AAa, and
NW., Washington, DC. The EPA Docket provided in the body of a comment will the Amendments to Standards of
Center Public Reading Room is open be included as part of the comment that Performance for New Stationary
from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday is placed in the official public docket, Sources: Monitoring Requirements (PS–
through Friday, excluding legal and made available in EPA’s electronic 1) 65 FR 48914 (August 10, 2000).
holidays. The telephone number for the public docket. If EPA cannot read your Under the terms of the proposed
Public Reading Room is (202) 566–1744, comment due to technical difficulties settlement agreement, the EPA would
and the telephone number for the OEI and cannot contact you for clarification, execute a letter explaining its position
Docket is (202) 566–1752. EPA may not be able to consider your regarding the proper use of continuous
An electronic version of the public comment. opacity monitoring system (COMS) data
docket is available through Use of the www.regulations.gov Web with respect to the 40 CFR Part 60,
www.regulations.gov. You may use the site to submit comments to EPA Subparts AAa and AAa NSPS for
www.regulations.gov to submit or view electronically is EPA’s preferred method electric arc furnace (EAF) steel facilities.
public comments, access the index for receiving comments. The electronic DATES: Written comments on the
listing of the contents of the official public docket system is an ‘‘anonymous proposed settlement agreement must be
public docket, and to access those access’’ system, which means EPA will received by October 22, 2007.
documents in the public docket that are not know your identity, e-mail address, ADDRESSES: Submit your comments,
available electronically. Once in the or other contact information unless you identified by Docket ID number EPA–
system, select ‘‘search,’’ then key in the provide it in the body of your comment. HQ–OGC–2007–0961, online at http://
appropriate docket identification In contrast to EPA’s electronic public www.regulations.gov (EPA’s preferred
number. docket, EPA’s electronic mail (e-mail) method); by e-mail to
It is important to note that EPA’s system is not an ‘‘anonymous access’’
policy is that public comments, whether oei.docket@epa.gov; mailed to EPA
system. If you send an e-mail comment Docket Center, Environmental
submitted electronically or in paper, directly to the Docket without going
will be made available for public Protection Agency, Mailcode: 2822T,
through www.regulations.gov, your e- 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW.,
viewing online at www.regulations.gov mail address is automatically captured
without change, unless the comment Washington, DC 20460–0001; or by
and included as part of the comment hand delivery or courier to EPA Docket
contains copyrighted material, CBI, or that is placed in the official public
other information whose disclosure is Center, EPA West, Room 3334, 1301
docket, and made available in EPA’s Constitution Ave., NW., Washington,
restricted by statute. Information electronic public docket.
claimed as CBI and other information DC, between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
whose disclosure is restricted by statute Dated: September 14, 2007. Monday through Friday, excluding legal
is not included in the official public Richard B. Ossias, holidays. Comments on a disk or CD-
docket or in the electronic public Associate General Counsel. ROM should be formatted in Word or
docket. EPA’s policy is that copyrighted [FR Doc. E7–18573 Filed 9–19–07; 8:45 am]
ASCII file, avoiding the use of special
material, including copyrighted material characters and any form of encryption,
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contained in a public comment, will not and may be mailed to the mailing
be placed in EPA’s electronic public address above.
docket but will be available only in ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
printed, paper form in the official public AGENCY Sonja Rodman, Air and Radiation Law
docket. Although not all docket Office (2344A), Office of General
[FRL–8471–1] Counsel, U.S. Environmental Protection
materials may be available
electronically, you may still access any Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW.,
Proposed Settlement Agreement,
of the publicly available docket Washington, DC 20460; telephone: (202)
Clean Air Act Citizen Suit
materials through the EPA Docket 564–4079; fax number (202) 564–5603;
Center. AGENCY: Environmental Protection e-mail address: rodman.sonja@epa.gov.
Agency (EPA). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
B. How and To Whom Do I Submit
ACTION: Notice of Proposed Settlement
Comments? I. Additional Information About the
Agreement; Request for Public Proposed Settlement
You may submit comments as Comment.
provided in the ADDRESSES section. Through this action, EPA is providing
Please ensure that your comments are SUMMARY: In accordance with section notice of a proposed settlement
submitted within the specified comment 113(g) of the Clean Air Act, as amended agreement to address three petitions for
period. Comments received after the (‘‘Act’’), 42 U.S.C. 7413(g), notice is review of EPA actions filed by American
close of the comment period will be hereby given of a proposed settlement Iron and Steel Institute (AISI), the
marked ‘‘late.’’ EPA is not required to agreement, to address three lawsuits Specialty Steel Industry of North
consider these late comments. filed by the American Iron and Steel America (SSINA) and the Steel
If you submit an electronic comment, Institute, the Specialty Steel Industry of Manufacturers Association (SMA). Two
EPA recommends that you include your North America and the Steel of the petitions for review were filed in
name, mailing address, and an e-mail Manufacturers Association. [American October 2000. On or about October 10,
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address or other contact information in Iron and Steel Institute et. al v. U.S. 2000, Petitioners SSINA and SMA
the body of your comment and with any Environmental Protection Agency, No. petitioned the Court for review of the
disk or CD–ROM you submit. This 00–1434 consolidated with Nos. 00– ‘‘Amendments to Standards of
ensures that you can be identified as the 1435 and 05–1135 (D.C. Cir.)]. In these Performance for New Stationary
submitter of the comment and allows cases, petitioners asked the Court to Sources: Monitoring Requirements’’ 65

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