[Federal Register Volume 59, Number 84 (Tuesday, May 3, 1994)]
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[Federal Register: May 3, 1994]


Financial Assistance: County of Lake, CA



AGENCY: U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).

ACTION: Notice of intent.


SUMMARY: The U.S. Department of Energy, Idaho Operations Office, 
announces that pursuant to the DOE Financial Assistance Rules 10 CFR 
600.7, it intends to award a renewal for Grant Number DE-FG07-93ID13257 
to the County of Lake, Lakeport, California. The objective of the work 
to be performed under this grant is to provide funds to hire a project 
management firm and a final design engineer on a plan to use treated 
wastewater effluent for injection as a means of increasing the recovery 
of energy from The Geysers geothermal field. The Federal Domestic 
Catalog Number is 81.087.

Kathleen M. Stallman, U.S. Department of Energy, Idaho Operations 
Office, 850 Energy Drive, MS 1221, Idaho Falls, Idaho 83401-1563, (208) 

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The statutory authority for the proposed 
award is the Geothermal Energy Research, Development and Demonstration 
Act (Pub. L. 93-410); the Department of Energy Organization Act (Pub. 
L. 95-91); and the Energy and Water Development Appropriation Bill of 
1993 (Pub. L. 102-377). The proposal meets the criteria for ``non-
competitive'' financial assistance set forth in 10 CFR part 
600.7(b)(2)(i)(C). The applicant represents a unit of government and 
the activity to be supported is related to the performance of a 
government function within the subject jurisdiction. The County of Lake 
is the leader of this project and is the appropriate agency to prepare 
the environmental impact statement and do the design work since they 
will be the owner and operator of the pipeline carrying the effluent 
from the county wastewater treatment plant to The Geysers. The 
anticipated total project period to be awarded is twelve (12) months. 
The Office of Utility Technologies has provided $1,450,000 to the DOE, 
Idaho Operations Office for support of this project. Lake County will 
provide $20,000. The total estimated cost of this project is 

    Issued: April 22, 1994.
David W. Newnam,
Acting Director, Procurement Services Division.
[FR Doc. 94-10570 Filed 5-2-94; 8:45 am]