[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 116 (Tuesday, June 17, 2014)]
[Page 34517]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-14131]



[OE Docket No. EA-264-C]

Application To Export Electric Energy; ENMAX Energy Marketing 

AGENCY: Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability, DOE.

ACTION: Notice of application.


SUMMARY: ENMAX Energy Marketing Inc. (ENMAX) has applied to renew its 
authority to transmit electric energy from the United States to Canada 
pursuant to section 202(e) of the Federal Power Act.

DATES: Comments, protests, or motions to intervene must be submitted on 
or before July 17, 2014.

ADDRESSES: Comments, protests, motions to intervene, or requests for 
more information should be addressed to: Office of Electricity Delivery 
and Energy Reliability, Mail Code: OE-20, U.S. Department of Energy, 
1000 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20585-0350. Because of 
delays in handling conventional mail, it is recommended that documents 
be transmitted by overnight mail, by electronic mail to 
[email protected], or by facsimile to 202-586-8008.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Exports of electricity from the United 
States to a foreign country are regulated by the Department of Energy 
(DOE) pursuant to sections 301(b) and 402(f) of the Department of 
Energy Organization Act (42 U.S.C. Sec. Sec.  7151(b), 7172(f)) and 
require authorization under section 202(e) of the Federal Power Act (16 
U.S.C.Sec.  824a(e)).
    On May 19, 2009, DOE issued Order No. EA-264-B to ENMAX, which 
authorized ENMAX to transmit electric energy from the United States to 
Canada as a power marketer for a five-year term using existing 
international transmission facilities. That authority expired on May 
19, 2014. On May 21, 2014, ENMAX filed an application with DOE for 
renewal of the export authority contained in Order No. EA-264-B for an 
additional five-year term.
    In its application, ENMAX states that it does not own any electric 
generating or transmission facilities, and it does not have a 
franchised service area. The existing international transmission 
facilities to be utilized by ENMAX have previously been authorized by 
Presidential permits issued pursuant to Executive Order 10485, as 
amended, and are appropriate for open access transmission by third 
    Procedural Matters: Any person desiring to be heard in this 
proceeding should file a comment or protest to the application at the 
address provided above. Protests should be filed in accordance with 
Rule 211 of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (FERC) Rules of 
Practice and Procedures (18 CFR 385.211). Any person desiring to become 
a party to these proceedings should file a motion to intervene at the 
above address in accordance with FERC Rule 214 (18 CFR 385.214). Five 
copies of such comments, protests, or motions to intervene should be 
sent to the address provided above on or before the date listed above.
    Comments on the ENMAX application to export electric energy to 
Canada should be clearly marked with OE Docket No. EA-264-C. An 
additional copy is to be provided directly to Don Crippen, ENMAX 
Corporation, 141--50 Avenue SE., Calgary, AB Canada T2G 4S7.
    A final decision will be made on this application after the 
environmental impacts have been evaluated pursuant to DOE's National 
Environmental Policy Act Implementing Procedures (10 CFR part 1021) and 
after a determination is made by DOE that the proposed action will not 
have an adverse impact on the sufficiency of supply or reliability of 
the U.S. electric power supply system.
    Copies of this application will be made available, upon request, 
for public inspection and copying at the address provided above, by 
accessing the program Web site at http://energy.gov/node/11845, or by 
emailing Angela Troy at [email protected].

    Issued in Washington, DC, on June 11, 2014.
Brian Mills,
Director, Permitting and Siting, Office of Electricity Delivery and, 
Energy Reliability.
[FR Doc. 2014-14131 Filed 6-16-14; 8:45 am]