Transfer of Hydropower License or Exemption This is a submittal by the holder of a hydropower license or exemption requesting authorization to transfer ownership of the license or exemption to another party or to reflect corporate reorganization or changes in ownership. A license application also may be filed for an existing operating project. During the term of a preliminary permit, permittee evaluates the feasibility of the project and undertakes the studies necessary to support a license application. Persons that file a notice of self-certification must include a form of notice suitable for publication in the Federal Register in accordance with the specifications in d of this chapter. Compliance Electric Refund Report These reports may be required as the result of the summary disposition of a portion of a utility's filing by the Commission; however, compliance refund reports are generally the last step of a formal electric rate proceeding. Select the eFiling link to log on and submit the intervention or protests. Financial Audit Refund Report This is a refund report filed pursuant to a previous financial audit.
Qualifying Status exempts small power production facilities from certain Federal and State regulations and requires electric utilities to purchase their electric outputs. Certificate Of Public Convenience and Necessity This is an application for a certificate of public convenience and necessity, a blanket certificate, authorization of natural gas transactions or facilities under a certificate previously issued by the Commission. Application for Transmission Line License This is a submittal for a license to authorize the construction, and maintenance of a transmission line to transmit hydroelectric power from a licensed water power project or other hydro project authorized by the Congress to the point of junction with the distribution system or with the interconnected primary transmission system. Anyone filing a motion to intervene or protest must serve a copy of that document on the Applicant. Our environmental attorneys advise utilities clients on the Clean Air Act new source review, opacity and compliance actions and Clean Water Act compliance actions. Our experience encompasses every aspect of the utilities sector, ranging from the acquisition of new transmission facilities to complex distribution arrangements to financing of power and electric utilities projects. She also assists clients with obtaining all necessary Federal Energy Regulatory permits prior to commencing operations such as market-based rate authorization and exempt wholesale generator or qualifying facility status.
Notice of the filing of a notice of self-certification will be published in the Federal Register. For other information, call 866 208—3676 toll free. If the allegation is disputed, the permittee, licensee, or exemptee may submit material to support his position. A major license is for a project generating over 1. Such a review may be initiated because of a change in status, in operation, a request from a state or federal environmental agency, or for any other reason. Businesses should keep their waste shipments frequent enough to avoid accidentally becoming a more regulated status, due to the amount of hazardous waste stored onsite.
Any person wishing to become a party must file a notice of intervention or motion to intervene, as appropriate. Once a preliminary permit is issued, no other party may file for a competitive permit, license, or exemption for the same water resource for the duration of the permit. There are standard exhibits that are required for a license application, each providing specific categories of information, ranging from Exhibit A: Project Description, to Exhibit G: Maps of Project location. Filing an application for a preliminary permit application is not a necessary precondition to applying for a license or exemption from licensing, but is an option that a prospective applicant may elect in order to establish a priority position over other subsequent proposals to develop the site. The application for authorization is submitted by the individual seeking approval of interlocking positions rather than by the utility, although such an application frequently is prepared by the utility or its agent.
Applicants: Southwest Power Pool, Inc. The exempted project includes any associated dam and reservoir and can occupy federal lands. Select the eFiling link to log on and submit the intervention or protests. Hazardous Waste Weight: One criteria for determining a Generator's status is the weight of waste they create over time. A public utility whose proposed increased rates or charges were replaced by settlement shall refund that portion of any increased rates or charges in excess of the settlement rates together with interest. A license transfer may also add or eliminate a second party as joint licensee.
Since the license grants rights to operate a hydropower project, a change in ownership of project property does not necessarily mean a transfer of the license. The document type includes corrections, revisions, amendments or additional information or materials submitted to supplement an abandonment application. If the takes no action within 60 days from the date of filing of the notice of self-certification, the self-certification shall be deemed to have been granted; however, consistent with section 32 c of the c any self-certification of an may not become effective until the relevant have made the determinations provided for therein if such determinations are necessary if such determinations are not necessary, the notice of self-certification should state so. While the rate of hazardous waste generation may not be controllable, the amount of hazardous waste stored onsite is controllable. A public utility whose proposed increased rates or charges were suspended shall refund at such time in such amounts and in such manner as required by final order of the Commission that portion of any increased rates or charges found by the Commission not to be justified, together with interest. In the case of exempt wholesale generators, the person filing a notice of self-certification under this section must also file a copy of the notice of self-certification with the state regulatory authority of the state in which the facility is located, and that person must also represent to this Commission in its submittal with this Commission that it has filed a copy of the notice of self-certification with the state regulatory authority of the state in which the facility is located. Pleadings filed in the form of petitions for declaratory orders which seek more than a mere interpretive ruling particularly those involving alleged rate schedule violations are treated, instead, as formal complaints.
Any person wishing to become a party must file a notice of intervention or motion to intervene, as appropriate. 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. Anyone filing a motion to intervene or protest must serve a copy of that document on the Applicant. Such an application must be submitted jointly by the licensee and the party who will become the licensee. We resolve problems including compliance matters, straight-forward disputes between two parties, and complex cases with multiple parties addressing issues worth hundreds of millions of dollars.
Persons that file petitions must include a form of notice suitable for publication in the Federal Register in accordance with the specifications in d of this chapter. Applicants: California Independent System Operator Corporation. A third basis for distinguishing a license application is whether the application is for an initial license, or is for the renewal of an existing license. Revisions, corrections, amendments, and supplements to rate applications also are included in this document type. If such determinations are not necessary, the petition for declaratory order should state so.
Applicants: Pacific Gas and Electric Company. Gas rate applications also are affected by the submittal of tariff sheets, a petition for approval of transportation rates, filing of an initial billing or rate change statement Form 559 , a notice of a change or cancellation of a rate schedule or the submittal of contracts, contract amendments and letter agreements effecting a change in rates for service or sales authorized under certificate or blanket certificate authority. A person may file for a Commission determination of exempt wholesale generator status or foreign utility company status under §366. If the Commission takes no action within 60 days from the date of filing of the notice of self-certification, the self-certification shall be deemed to have been granted; however, consistent with section 32 c of the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935 15 U. Select the eFiling link to log on and submit the intervention or protests. Similarly, the conveyance or assignment of land and water rights at a project site may not require a transfer or change of the license.
Commission certification also helps to resolve disputes and uncertainties. Eastern Time on August 30, 2017. An order approving surrender may have terms and conditions attached to it. Applicants: New England Power Pool Participants Committee. Notice of the filing of a notice of self-certification will be published in the Federal Register.