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on the Commission’s Web site (http:// The project would have an average FERC Online Support at
www.ferc.gov) under the ‘‘e-Filing’’ link. annual generation of 804,240 megawatt- FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or toll
After logging into the e-Filing system, hours. free at (866) 208–3676, or for TTY,
select ‘‘Comment on Filing’’ from the • Powerhouse: Big Creek Powerhouse contact (202) 502–8659. A copy is also
Filing Type Selection screen and No. 3, with five turbine generator units. available for inspection and
continue with the filing and process. • Moderate-sized dam and forebay: reproduction at the address in item h
The Commission strongly encourages Dam 6 and Dam 6 Impoundment, with above.
electronic filing. a capacity of about 933 ac–ft, at an You may also register online at
l. Status: This application has not elevation of about 2,230 ft above mean http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/
been accepted for filing. We are not sea level (msl). esubscription.asp to be notified via e-
soliciting motions to intervene, protests, • Water conveyance system:
mail of new filings and issuances
or final terms and conditions at this Powerhouse No. 3 water conveyance
related to this or other pending projects.
time. system, about 5.3 miles long, conveys
For assistance, contact FERC Online
m. Description of Project: The existing water from Dam No. 6 Impoundment to
Support.
Big Creek No. 3 Hydroelectric Power Big Creek Powerhouse No. 3 through a
Project consists of one powerhouse; one tunnel with a capacity of about 3,250 o. With this notice, we are initiating
moderate-sized dam and forebay; and cfs. The system includes a pressure- consultation with the California State
one water conveyance system. The relief valve system and penstocks Historic Preservation Officer (SHPO), as
Project is operated as a reservoir-storage providing pressurized water from the required by section 106, National
type plant with an installed operating tunnel to the turbine. Historic Preservation Act, and the
capacity of 174.45 MW. Water for the n. A copy of the application is regulations of the Advisory Council on
Project is taken from the San Joaquin available for review at the Commission Historic Preservation, 36 CFR 800.4.
River just downstream of its confluence in the Public Reference Room or may be p. Procedural schedule and final
with Big Creek and conveyed to the Big viewed on the Commission’s Web site at amendments: The application will be
Creek No. 3 Powerhouse through http://www.ferc.gov using the processed according to the following
Tunnel No. 3. The energy generated by ‘‘eLibrary’’ link. Enter the docket Hydro Licensing Schedule. Revisions to
the Project is transmitted to the SCE number excluding the three digits in the the schedule will be made if the
transmission and distribution system docket number field to access the Commission determines it necessary to
and used for public utility purposes. document. For assistance, please contact do so:

Milestone Tentative date

Issue Acceptance/Deficiency Letter and request Additional Information, if needed ............................................................. June 2007.
Notice asking for final terms and conditions ......................................................................................................................... September 2007.
Notice of the availability of the draft EIS ............................................................................................................................... March 2008.
Notice of the availability of the final EIS ................................................................................................................................ September 2008.

Final amendments to the application e. Name of Project: Morris Sheppard k. Description of Proposal: In 2004,
must be filed with the Commission no Project. the Brazos River Authority (BRA)
later than 30 days from the issuance f. Location: Brazos River in Palo Pinto requested a permit for a 302 slip facility
date of the notice soliciting final terms County, TX. This project does not (120 existing and 182 proposed) at Hill
and conditions. occupy any federal or tribal lands. Country Harbor Marina on Possum
g. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power Kingdom Lake. The permit was
Philis J. Posey,
Act, 16 U.S.C. 791(a)–825(r). authorized by the Commission on June
Acting Secretary. 1, 2005. In January 2007, BRA
[FR Doc. E7–4477 Filed 3–12–07; 8:45 am] h. Applicant Contact: Mr. Kent Rindy,
discovered that the facility that was
Upper Basin Regional Manager, 4600
BILLING CODE 6717–01–P proposed and approved incorrectly
Cobbs Drive, P.O. Box 7555, Waco, TX,
identified the number of boat slips.
76714; (254) 761–3100.
While the footprint of the facility
DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY i. FERC Contacts: Any questions on remains virtually unchanged, the BRA is
this notice should be addressed to Ms. requesting authorization for 402 total
Federal Energy Regulatory Shana High at (202) 502–8674. boat slips. The remainder of the
Commission j. Deadline for filing comments and or application remains unchanged as the
motions: April 9, 2007. slips will be constructed off-site and
Notice of Application for Non-Project
Use of Project Lands and Waters and All documents (original and eight floated into place, and no dredging or
Soliciting Comments, Motions To copies) should be filed with: Secretary, excavation will be necessary.
Intervene, and Protests Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, l. Location of the Applications: The
888 First Street, NE., Washington DC filings are available for review at the
March 7, 2007. 20426. Please include the project Commission in the Public Reference
Take notice that the following number (P–1490–044) on any comments Room, located at 888 First Street, NE.,
application has been filed with the or motions filed. Comments, protests, Room 2A, Washington, DC 20426, or
Commission and is available for public and interventions may be filed may be viewed on the Commission’s
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inspection: electronically via the Internet in lieu of website at http://www.ferc.gov using the
a. Application Type: Non-Project Use paper. See, 18 CFR 385.2001(a)(1)(iii) ‘‘eLibrary’’ link. Enter the docket
of Project Lands and Waters. and the instructions on the number excluding the last three digits in
b. Project No: 1490–044. Commission’s Web site under the e- the docket number field to access the
c. Date Filed: February 12, 2007. Filing link. The Commission strongly document. For assistance, please call
d. Applicant: Brazo River Authority. encourages e-filings. the Helpline at (866) 208–3676 or

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contact FERCOnLineSupport@ferc.gov. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY lieu of paper; see 18 CFR


For TTY, contact (202) 502–8659. 385.2001(a)(1)(iii) and the instructions
Federal Energy Regulatory on the Commission’s Web site (http://
m. Individuals desiring to be included
Commission www.ferc.gov) under the ‘‘e-Filing’’ link.
on the Commission’s mailing list should
[Project No. 2175–014] After logging into the e-Filing system,
so indicate by writing to the Secretary
select ‘‘Comment on Filing’’ from the
of the Commission.
Southern California Edison Company; Filing Type Selection screen and
n. Comments, Protests, or Motions to Notice of Application and Amended continue with the filing and process.
Intervene: Anyone may submit Preliminary Draft Environmental The Commission strongly encourages
comments, a protest, or a motion to Assessment Tendered for Filing With electronic filing.
intervene in accordance with the the Commission, and Establishing l. Status: This application has not
requirements of Rules of Practice and Procedual Schedule for Licensing and been accepted for filing. We are not
Procedure, 18 CFR 385.210, .211, .214. Deadline for Submission of Final soliciting motions to intervene, protests,
In determining the appropriate action to Amendments or final terms and conditions at this
take, the Commission will consider all time.
protests or other comments filed, but March 7, 2007. m. Description of Project: The existing
Take notice that the following Big Creek Nos. 1 and 2 Hydroelectric
only those who file a motion to
hydroelectric application has been filed Power Project consists of two
intervene in accordance with the
with the Commission and is available powerhouses, four major dams forming
Commission’s Rules may become a one major reservoir, one moderate dam
for public inspection.
party to the proceeding. Any comments, a. Type of Application: New License and impoundment, three small
protests, or motions to intervene must for Major Project-Existing Dam. diversions, and three water conveyance
be received on or before the specified b. Project No: P–2175–014. systems. The project would have an
comment date for the particular c. Date Filed: February 23, 2007. average annual generation of 657,072
application. d. Applicant: Southern California megawatt-hours.
o. Filing and Service of Responsive Edison Company. • Powerhouses (i) Powerhouse No. 1
Documents: Any filings must bear in all e. Name of Project: Big Creek Nos. 1 with four turbine/generator units and a
capital letters the title ‘‘COMMENTS’’, and 2 Hydroelectric Power Project. total dependable operating capacity of
‘‘RECOMMENDATIONS FOR TERMS f. Location: In Fresno County, about 82.9 MW; and (ii) Powerhouse No.
California, and within the Sierra 2, with four turbine/generator units and
AND CONDITIONS’’, ‘‘PROTEST’’, OR
National Forest. The project is situated a total dependable operating capacity of
‘‘MOTION TO INTERVENE’’, as
along Big Creek, a tributary to the San about 67.1 MW.
applicable, and the Project Number of Joaquin River. The project affects • Major dams and reservoirs (i) Dams
the particular application to which the 1,877.96 acres of Federal land 1, 2, 3, and 3a, which form Huntington
filing refers. A copy of any motion to administered by the Sierra National Lake, with a capacity of about 89,166
intervene must also be served upon each Forest. ac–ft, at an elevation of about 6,950 ft
representative of the Applicant g. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power above mean sea level (msl).
specified in the particular application. Act 16 U.S.C. 791 (a)–825(r). • Moderate dam (i) Dam 4, which
p. Agency Comments: Federal, State, h. Applicant Contact: Russ W. forms Dam 4 Impoundment
and local agencies are invited to file Krieger, Vice President, Power (Powerhouse 2 Forebay), with a capacity
comments on the described Production, Southern California Edison of about 60 ac–ft, at an elevation of
applications. A copy of the applications Company, 300 North Lone Hill Ave., about 4,810 ft above msl.
may be obtained by agencies directly San Dimas, California 91773. Phone: • Small diversions (i) Balsam Creek
from the Applicant. If an agency does (909) 394–8667. Diversion, with a usable capacity of less
i. FERC Contact: Jim Fargo, (202) 502– than 1 ac–ft, at an elevation of about
not file comments within the time
6095, or e-mail: james.fargo@ferc.gov. 4,880 ft above msl; (ii) Ely Creek
specified for filing comments, it will be j. Cooperating Agencies: We are Diversion, with a usable capacity of less
presumed to have no comments. One asking Federal, State, local, and tribal than 1 ac–ft, at an elevation of about
copy of an agency’s comments must also agencies with jurisdiction and/or 4,844 ft above msl; and (iii) Adit 8
be sent to the Applicant’s special expertise with respect to Diversion, with a usable capacity of less
representatives. environmental issues to cooperate with than 1 ac–ft, at an elevation of about
q. Comments, protests and us in the preparation of the 4,825 ft above msl.
interventions may be filed electronically environmental document. Agencies who • Water conveyance systems (i)
via the Internet in lieu of paper. See, 18 would like to request cooperating status Tunnel No. 1, about 2 miles long,
CFR 385.2001(a)(1)(iii) and the should follow the instructions for filing conveys water from Huntington Lake
instructions on the Commission’s Web comments described in item k below. through an 84-inch diameter pipe to Big
site at http://www.ferc.gov under the ‘‘e- Agencies granted cooperating status will Creek Powerhouse No. 1.; (ii) Tunnel
Filing’’ link. be precluded from being an intervenor No. 2, approximately 4.1 miles long,
in this proceeding consistent with the conveys water from the Dam 4
Philis J. Posey, Commission’s regulations. impoundment just downstream of
Acting Secretary. k. Deadline for requests for Powerhouse 1 to Big Creek Powerhouse
[FR Doc. E7–4478 Filed 3–12–07; 8:45 am] cooperating agency status: 60 days from No. 2. Water from Ely and Balsam Creek
the date of this notice. All documents diversions also enter into Tunnel No. 2
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(original and eight copies) should be between the forebay and powerhouse;
filed with: Philis J. Posey, Acting and (iii) The Shoo Fly, conveys water
Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory from Shaver Lake (FERC Project No. 67)
Commission, 888 First Street, NE., through Tunnel 5 and into Tunnel 2
Washington, DC 20426. Comments may leading to Powerhouse No. 2. The Shoo
be filed electronically via the Internet in fly was used during the construction of

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