[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 145 (Tuesday, July 29, 2014)]
[Notices]
[Pages 44027-44028]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-17760]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Project No. 14624-000]


Alamo Dam Hydro Partners: Notice of Preliminary Permit 
Application Accepted for Filing and Soliciting Comments, Motions to 
Intervene, and Competing Applications

    On May 6, 2014, Alamo Dam Hydro Partners filed an application for a 
preliminary permit, pursuant to section 4(f) of the Federal Power Act 
(FPA), proposing to study the feasibility of the Alamo Dam 
Hydroelectric Project (Alamo Dam Project or project) to be

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located on Bill Williams River, near the town of Weldon, La Paz County, 
Arizona. The project would be located at the existing Army Corps of 
Engineers' Alamo Dam. The sole purpose of a preliminary permit, if 
issued, is to grant the permit holder priority to file a license 
application during the permit term. A preliminary permit does not 
authorize the permit holder to perform any land-disturbing activities 
or otherwise enter upon lands or waters owned by others without the 
owners' express permission.
    The proposed project would consist of the following: (1) An intake 
structure consisting of a concrete box with screens and a 90 degree 
bend with a bell fitting; (2) a 36-inch-diameter, 1,400-foot-long, 
underground penstock; (3) a powerhouse containing two turbine 
generators with a combined power generation of 950 kilowatts with an 
operating head of 125 feet; (4) a new approximately 500-foot-long 
transmission line; and (5) appurtenant facilities. The estimated annual 
generation of the project would be 2,200 megawatt-hours.
    Applicant Contact: Mr. Justin Rundle, PE, Alamo Dam Hydro Partners, 
6514 S. 41st Lane, Phoenix, Arizona 85041; phone: (602) 300-7242.
    FERC Contact: Adam Beeco; phone: (202) 502-8655.
    Deadline for filing comments, motions to intervene, competing 
applications (without notices of intent), or notices of intent to file 
competing applications: 60 days from the issuance of this notice. 
Competing applications and notices of intent must meet the requirements 
of 18 CFR 4.36.
    The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file 
comments, motions to intervene, notices of intent, and competing 
applications using the Commission's eFiling system at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/efiling.asp. Commenters can submit brief 
comments up to 6,000 characters, without prior registration, using the 
eComment system at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ecomment.asp. You 
must include your name and contact information at the end of your 
comments. For assistance, please contact FERC Online Support at 
[email protected], (866) 208-3676 (toll free), or (202) 502-
8659 (TTY). In lieu of electronic filing, please send a paper copy to: 
Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, NE., 
Washington, DC 20426. The first page of any filing should include 
docket number P-14624-000.
    More information about this project, including a copy of the 
application, can be viewed or printed on the ``eLibrary'' link of 
Commission's Web site at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/elibrary.asp. 
Enter the docket number (P-14624) in the docket number field to access 
the document. For assistance, contact FERC Online Support.

    Dated: July 21, 2014.
Kimberly D. Bose,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2014-17760 Filed 7-28-14; 8:45 am]
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