[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 30 (Tuesday, February 16, 2016)]
[Pages 7783-7784]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2016-03021]



Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

Brookfield White Pine Hydro LLC, Project No. 2322-060--Maine, 
Shawmut Hydroelectric Project; Notice of Proposed Restricted Service 
List for a Programmatic Agreement

    Rule 2010 of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's 
(Commission) Rules of Practice and Procedure, 18 CFR 385.2010, provides 
that, to eliminate unnecessary expense or improve administrative 
efficiency, the Secretary may establish a restricted service list for a 
particular phase or issue in a proceeding concerning non-public 
information. The restricted service list should contain the names of 
persons on the service list who, in the judgment of the decisional 
authority establishing the list, are active participants with respect 
to the phase or issue in the proceeding for which the list is 
    The Commission staff is consulting with the Maine Historic 
Preservation Commission (Maine SHPO) and the Advisory Council on 
Historic Preservation (Advisory Council) pursuant to the Advisory 
Council's regulations, 36 CFR part 800, implementing section 106 of the 
National Historic Preservation Act, as amended, (54 U.S.C. 306108), to 
prepare a Programmatic Agreement for managing properties included in, 
or eligible for inclusion in, the National Register of Historic Places 
that could be affected by issuance of a new license for the Shawmut 
Hydroelectric Project No. 2322-060.
    The Programmatic Agreement, when executed by the Commission and the 
Maine SHPO, would satisfy the Commission's section 106 responsibilities 
for all individual undertakings carried out in accordance with the 
license until the license expires or is terminated (36 CFR 800.13[e]). 
The Commission staff proposes to draft the Programmatic Agreement in 
consultation with certain parties listed below.
    Brookfield White Pine Hydro LLC, as licensee for the Shawmut 
Hydroelectric Project, is invited to participate in consultations to 
develop the Programmatic Agreement and to sign as a concurring party to 
the Programmatic

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Agreement. For purposes of commenting on the Programmatic Agreement, we 
propose to restrict the service list for Project No. 2322-060 as 

Dr. John Eddins, Advisory Council on Historic Preservation, 401 F 
Street NW., Suite 308, Washington, DC 20001-2637
Kirk F. Mohney, SHPO, Maine Historic Preservation Commission, 55 
Capitol Street, 65 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333-0065
Robin K. Reed or Representative, Maine Historic Preservation 
Commission, 55 Capitol Street, 65 State House Station, Augusta, ME 
Frank Dunlap and Representative, Brookfield Renewable Energy Group, 26 
Katherine Drive, Hallowell, ME 04347
Jennifer Pictou, THPO, or Representative, Aroostook Band of Micmac, 7 
Northern Road, Presque Isle, ME 04769
Chris Sockalexis, THPO, or Representative, Penobscot Indian Nation, 12 
Wabanaki Way, Indian Island, ME 04468
Donald Soctomah, THPO, Passamaquoddy Tribe--Pleasant Point, or 
Representative, P.O. Box 159, Princeton, ME 04668
Chief William Nicolas, Sr. or Representative, Passamaquoddy Tribe--
Indian Township, P.O. Box 301, Princeton, ME 04668
Chief Brenda Commander or Representative, Houlton Band of Maliseet, 88 
Bell Road, Littleton, ME 04730
David Saunders, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Eastern Region, 545 Marriott 
Drive, Suite 700, Nashville, TN 37214
Harold Peterson, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Eastern Region, 545 Marriott 
Drive, Suite 700, Nashville, TN 37214

    Any person on the official service list for the above-captioned 
proceedings may request inclusion on the restricted service list, or 
may request that a restricted service list not be established, by 
filing a motion to that effect within 15 days of this notice date. A 
copy of any such motion must be filed with the Secretary, Federal 
Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 
20426 and must be served on each person whose name appears on the 
official service list. If no such motions are filed, the restricted 
service list will be effective at the end of the 15 day period. 
Otherwise, a further notice will be issued ruling on the motion.

    Dated: February 9, 2016.
Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr.,
Deputy Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2016-03021 Filed 2-12-16; 8:45 am]