Notice of Application Filed with the Commission


Notice of Application Filed with the Commission
(May 6, 1992)

Take notice that the following hydroelectric application has been filed with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and is available for public inspection.

a. Type of Application: Subsequent License (see 18 CFR 16.2(e) for definition)

b. Project No.: 2643-001

c. Date filed: December 24, 1991

d. Applicant: PacifiCorp Electric Operations

e. Name of Project: Bend Hydroelectric Project

f. Location: On Deschutes River in Deschutes County, Oregon.

g. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power Act 16 usc 79l(a) – 825(r)

h. Applicant Contact: Mr. Stanley A. deSousa, Director
Hydro Resources PacifiCorp Electric Operations
920 s.w. Sixth Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97204
(503) 464-5343

i. FERC contact: Mr. Surender M. Yepuri, P.E.
(202) 219-2847

j. Comment Date: July 9, 1992

k. Status of Environmental Analysis: This application is not ready for environmental analysis at this time – see attached paragraph E1.

l. Description of Project: The project as proposed for licensing consists of: (1) the 14-foot-high, 252-foot-long rock filled timber crib dam impounding the 40-acre Mirror Pond Reservoir; (2) a 42-inch-high inflatable rubber crest control structure which will replace the existing stoplog sections; (3) the 56-foot-wide, 59-foot-long, 25-foot-high powerhouse containing three turbine generator units with a total installed capacity of 1.1 MW; and (4) other appurtenant structures. The average annual generation is 5.28 GWh. The applicant is proposing rehabilitation of certain project works without modifying the existing project.

m. Purpose of Project: Power generated at the project is delivered to customers within the applicant’s service area.

n. This notice also consists of the following standard paragraphs: B1 and E1.

o. Available Locations of Application: A copy of the application  as amended and supplemented, is available for inspection and reproduction at the Commission’s Public Reference and files Maintenance Branch, located at 941 North Capitol Street, N.E., Room 3104, Washington, D.C. 20426, or by calling (202) 208-1371. A copy is also available for inspection and reproduction at the applicant’s office (see item (h) above).

B1.  Protests or Motions to Intervene–Anyone may submit a protest or a motion to intervene in accordance with the requirements of the Rules of Practice and Procedures, 18 c.F.R. sections 385.210, .211, and .214. In determining the appropriate action to take, the Commission will consider all protests filed, but only those who file a motion to intervene in accordance with the Commission’s rules may become a party to the proceeding. Any protests or motions to intervene must be received on or before the specified deadline date for the particular application.

Document: Notice-of-Application-Filed (PDF)

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