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Abengoa Mojave Solar Power Plant Licensing Case
Documents Page

Docket Number: 09-AFC-5

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Commission's Documents

Final Commission Decision. Posted: September 15, 2010. (PDF file, 583 pages, 20.3 mb)

Staff Comments on the Presiding Member's Proposed Decision. Posted: September 2, 2010. (PDF file, 20 pages, 123 kb)

Transcript of the August 23, 2010, Committee Conference on the Presiding Member's Proposed Decision. Posted: August 26, 2010. (PDF file, 22 pages, 35 kb)

Presiding Member's Proposed Decision, publication # CEC_800-2010-008-PMPD. Posted: August 6, 2010. (PDF file, 581 pages, 20.3 MB - Please note file size!)

Staff's Submittal of Proposed Conditions of Certification Regarding Worker Safety and Fire Protection. Dated July 28, 2010 Posted July 28, 2010. (PDF file, 19 pages, 545 kb)

Response of Energy Commission Staff in Opposition to Applicant's Motion to Strike and to Shorten Time to Respond to Motion to Strike. Dated July 13, 2010 Posted July 28, 2010. (PDF file, 11 pages, 2.3 megabytes)

Staff's Submittal of Proposed Conditions of Certification Regarding Worker Safety and Fire Protection. Posted July 28, 2010. (PDF file, 19 pages, 240 kb)

Transcript of the July 15, 2010, Supplemental Evidentiary Hearing. Posted July 20, 2010. (PDF file, 259 pages, 433 kb)

Response of California Energy Commission Staff in Opposition to Applicant's Motion to Strike and to Shorten Time to Respond to Motion to Strike. Posted July 14, 2010. (PDF file, 8 pages, 38.6 kb)

California Energy Commission Staff's Supplemental Exhibits and Revised Exhibit List. Posted July 14, 2010. (PDF file, 158 pages, 7.07 mb)

Letter regarding Agency Participation in the Review of Supplemental Staff Assessment Part C. Posted July 7, 2010. (PDF file, 5 pages, 49 kb)

Library Letter Regarding Document Handling for the Supplemental Staff Assessment Part C. Posted July 7, 2010. (PDF file, 7 pages, 51 kb)

Energy Commission Staff's Supplemental Testimony and Hearing Statement. Posted July 6, 2010. (PDF file, 17 pages, 122 kb)

Transcript of the June 28, 2010, Evidentiary Hearing. Posted July 6, 2010. (PDF file, 107 pages, 167 kb)

Energy Commission Staff's Errata To The Supplemental Staff Assessment Part B - Air Quality Section - (Exhibit 305). Posted July 2, 2010. (PDF file, 18 pages, 438 kb)

Energy Commission staff's Supplemental Opening Testimony regarding staff's proposed Condition of Certification WORKER SAFETY-6.. Posted July 2, 2010. (PDF file, 19 pages, 1.9 MB)

Supplemental Identification of Opening Testimony of Staff. Posted July 2, 2010. (PDF file, 7 pages, 70 kb)

Identification of Opening Testimony of Staff. Posted July 2, 2010. (PDF file, 6 pages, 85 kb)

SUPPLEMENTAL Staff Assessment (PART C) of the Abengoa Mojave Solar Project Posted June 30, 2010. (PDF file, 114 pages, 2.8 MB)

Transcript of the June 21, 2010, Prehearing Conference. Posted June 24, 2010. (PDF file, 75 pages, 170 kb)

Energy Commission Staff's Prehearing Conference Statement. Dated June 17, 2010, posted June 17, 2010. (PDF file, 14 pages, 438 kb)

Energy Commission Staff's Rebuttal Testimony to the Applicant's Opening Testimony. Dated June 17, 2010, posted June 17, 2010. (PDF file, 34 pages, 438 kb)

California Energy Commission Staff Errata to Supplemental Staff Assessment (Part B) - Biological Resources Section. Posted June 9, 2010. (PDF file, 5 pages, 4.95 mb)

SUPPLEMENTAL Staff Assessment (PART B) of the Abengoa Mojave Solar Project Includes Errata. Posted May 25, 2010. (PDF file, 552 pages, 13.5 MB - Please note file size!)

California Energy Commission Staff Estimate for Construction & On-road Operation Emmissions. Posted May 19, 2010. (PDF file, 57 pages, 2 mb)

All Parties Letter Regarding New Filing Instructions. Posted May 17, 2010. (PDF file, 2 pages, 36 KB)

SUPPLEMENTAL Staff Assessment (PART A) of the Abengoa Mojave Solar Project. Posted May 12, 2010. (PDF file, 286 pages, 9.5 MB - Please note file size!)

CEC Staffs Status Report #5. Posted May 4, 2010. (PDF file, 5 pages, 52 KB)

2010 Rare Plant Survey Letter Report. Posted April 20, 2010. (PDF file, 10 pages, 2 MB)

Request for Agency Comments on the Staff Assessment. Posted March 17, 2010. (PDF file, 8 pages, 352 kb)

Letter to the Librarian Regarding Hadeling of the Staff Assesment. Posted March 17, 2010. (PDF file, 1 pages, 60.1 kb)

Staff Assessment of the Abengoa Mojave Solar Project. Posted March 15, 2010. (PDF file, 911 pages, 17.3 MB - Please note file size!)

Energy Commission Staff Comment on the Mojave Desert Air Quality Management District's Preliminary Determination of Compliance. Posted March 8, 2010. (PDF file, 2 pages, 23.9 kb)

Staff's Project Status Report #4. Posted March 4, 2010. (PDF file, 5 pages, 87.9 kb)

ROC - Emission Information. Posted February 25, 2010. (PDF file, 2 pages, 1.1 MB)

Staff's Identification of Several Time-sensitive Issues. Posted February 25, 2010. (PDF file, 9 pages, 56 kb)

Staff's Project Status Report 3. Posted February 4, 2010. (PDF file, 6 pages, 201 kb)

Transcript of the DeceMBer 9, 2009, Information Hearing, Site Visit and Environmental Scoping Meeting. Posted January 12, 2010. (PDF file, 100 pages, 364 kb)

Staff's Project Status Report 2. Posted January 12, 2010. (PDF file, 6 pages, 104 kb)

Presentations from DeceMBer 9, 2009 - Informational Hearing and Public Site Visit. Posted DeceMBer 10, 2009. (PDF files)

Staff Project Status Report 1. Dated DeceMBer 1, 2009. (PDF file, 5 pages, 56 kb)

Request for County Analysis, Comments, and Recommendations. Posted: October 26, 2009. (PDF file, 7 pages, 80 kb)

Data Request Set 1B (1-86) - Posted: October 26, 2009. (PDF file, 25 pages, 215 kb)

Issues Identification Report - Posted: October 23, 2009. (PDF file, 11 pages, 176 kb)

Data Request Set 1A (1-93) - Posted: October 23, 2009. (PDF file, 39 pages, 370 kb)

Request for Aqency Participation in the review of Abengoa Application for Certification and Supplement - Posted: October 22, 2009. (PDF file, 5 pages, 117 kb)

Letter to the Librarian Regarding the Handling of the Application for Cetification Supplement - Posted: October 22, 2009. (PDF file, 58 pages, 272 kb)

Revised Data Adequacy Recommendation - Posted: October 14, 2009. (PDF file, 58 pages, 272 kb)

California Energy Comission Staff's Data Adequacy Recommendation - Posted: SepteMBer 15, 2009. (PDF file, 201 pages, 464 kb)


Applicant's Documents

Supplemental Comments of Abengoa Mojave Solar Project on the Presiding Member's Proposed Decision - Posted September 7, 2010. (PDF file, 11 pages 41 kb).

Applicant's Comments on Presiding Member's Proposed Decision - Posted September 7, 2010. (PDF file, 23 pages 73 kb).

Applicant's Proposed Language for Conditions of Certification Worker Safety-6 and Worker Safety-7 In Response to Committee's July 23 Order - Posted July 29, 2010. (PDF file, 7 pages 33 kb).

Applicant's Supplemental Opening Testimony On Worker Safety And Fire Protection - Dated July 13, 2010. Posted July 29, 2010. (PDF file, 30 pages 1.3 megabytes).

Applicant's Hearing Statement - Dated July 13, 2010. Posted July 29, 2010. (PDF file, 16 pages 57 kb).

Applicant's Opening Testimony - Posted: June 3, 2010. (PDF file, 320 pages 6.2 MB)

Abengoa Mojave One-line Diagram of Interconnection to Lockhart Substation. Posted May 5, 2010 (2 pages, 519 KB).

Atmospheric Dynamics Results for 1-hour NO2 Modling Assessment. Posted May 5, 2010 (2 pages, 193 KB).

AECOM's Golden Eagle Nest Survey Results. Posted May 4, 2010 (2 pages, 700 KB).

Applicant's Draft Biological Assessment - Posted: April 27, 2010. (PDF file, 100 pages 5.7 MB)

Biological Resources Appendix - Posted: April 22, 2010. (PDF files)

Transmission Appendix - Posted: April 22, 2010. (PDF files)

Applicant's Comments on Staff Assessment. Posted April 22, 2010. (PDF file, 157 pages, 632)

Mojave Solar Project Site Sampling Analysis. Posted April 20, 2010. (PDF file, 102 pages, 4.7 mb)

Applicant's Responses to CURE's Data Requests, Set 1. Posted April 20, 2010. (PDF file, 133 pages, 3 mb)

Burrowing Owl Monitoring and Mitigation Plan. Posted April 20, 2010. (PDF file, 38 pages, 3.04 mb)

Information Provided to the Reqional Water Quality Control Board - Lahontan Region for Report of Waste Discharge Application. Posted April 19, 2010. (PDF file, 38 pages, 750 kb)

Draft Desert Tortoise Clearance and Relocation/Translocation Plan. Posted April 6, 2010. (PDF file, 29 pages, 476 kb)

Site Material Sampling Report. Posted April 6, 2010. (PDF file, 86 pages, 1.2 MB)

Applicant's Status Report #3. Posted February 8, 2010. (PDF file, 5 pages, 41 kb)

Revised Second Supplemental Written Response to Data Request Set 1A (1-93) for Air Quality and Public Health. Posted February 25, 2010. (PDF file, 14 pages, 137 kb)

Interconnection Optional Studey by California ISO, January 2010. Posted February 26, 2010. (PDF file, 26 pages, 3.06 MB)

Applicant's Response Re: Time-Sensitive Issues and Informational Needs. Posted February 25, 2010. (PDF file, 5 pages, 452 kb)

Applicant's Second Supplemental Response to Data Request Set 1B for Cultural Resources - Posted February 18, 2010. (PDF file, 24 pages, 2.4 MB)

Applicant's Revised Figures for Second Supplemental Response to Data Request Set 1B for Water Resources - Posted February 18, 2010. (PDF file, 16 pages, 1.3 MB)

Applicant's Second Supplemental Response to Data Request Set 1B for Water Resources - Posted February 17, 2010. (PDF file, 43 pages, 1.2 MB)

Letter from Abengoa Solar Inc. regarding their decision to proceed with the project using the Special Protection System (SPS). Dated February 5, 2010. Posted February 8, 2010. (PDF file, 1 page, 88 kb)

Applicant's Status Report #2. Posted February 4, 2010. (PDF file, 5 pages, 48 kb)

Second Supplemental Written Response to Data Request Set 1A - (1-93) for Air Quality and Public Health.
Posted February 03, 2010. (PDF file, 29 pages, 248 kb)

Surface Soil Sampling. Posted January 26, 2010. (PDF file, 4 pages, 864 kb)

Applicant's Status Report #1. Posted January 19, 2010. (PDF file, 4 pages, 40 kb)

"Groundwater modeling analysis", presentation. Posted January 19, 2010. (PDF file, 13 pages, 1.8 MB)

Supplemental Written Response to Data Request Set 1A (1-93) for Air Quality and Public Health. Posted January 12, 2010. (PDF file, 33 pages, 330 kb)

Replacement Written Response to Visual Resources Data Request Set 1B, Item 74 - and Information Requested by Tom Packard. Posted January 12, 2010. (PDF file, 16 pages, 620 kb)

Cover Letter for Supplementary MODFLOW Files - Posted January 6, 2010. (PDF file, 4 pages, 340 kb)

Applicant's Supplemental Response to Staff Data Requests Set 1B - Cultural - Posted January 5, 2010. (PDF file, 19 pages, 120 kb)

Applicant's Response to California Energy Commission Data Request for Soil and Water Resources, Set 1B - Posted: DeceMBer 29, 2009. (PDF file, 4 pages, 65 kb)

Applicant's Supplemental Response to Data Request Set 1A (1-93) - Posted: DeceMBer 28, 2009. (PDF file, 14 pages, 92 kb)

Attachments for Supplemental Response - Posted: DeceMBer 28, 2009. (PDF file, 998 pages, 45 MB)
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Applicant's Supplemental Response to Data Request Set 1B (1-86) - Posted: DeceMBer 28, 2009. (PDF file, 47 pages, 1.3 MB)

Applicant's Response to Proposed Schedule - Posted: DeceMBer 7, 2009. (PDF file, 4 pages, 80 kb)

Applicant's Written Response to Data Request Set 1B (1-86) - Posted: NoveMBer 30, 2009. (PDF file, 40 pages, 1.2 MB)

Attachments for the Responses to Data Request Set 1B

Applicant's Written Response to Data Request Set 1 (1-93) - Posted: NoveMBer 25, 2009. (PDF file, 205 pages, 14 MB)

Applicant's Notice for additional time to respond to Data Request Set 1B (1-86) - Posted: NoveMBer 18, 2009. (PDF file, 5 pages, 85 kb)

Applicant's Notice for additional time to respond to Data Request Set 1A (1-93) - Posted: NoveMBer 16, 2009. (PDF file, 5 pages, 85 kb)

Applicant's ACEC Mapping Corrections - Posted: October 13, 2009. (PDF file, 15 pages, 5.05 MB)

Power Purchase Agreement - Posted: October 12, 2009. (PDF file, 1 page, 60 kb)

Application For Certification - Volume 4 - Data Adequacy Supplement - Posted: SepteMBer 24, 2009. (PDF files)

Application For Certification (Three Volumes) - Posted: August 12, 2009. (PDF files)
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Intervenors' and Others' Documents

County of San Bernardino Comments on the Presiding Member's Proposed Decision - Posted September 7, 2010 (16 pages, 147 kb).

County of San Bernardino Response to Committee Order on Sufficiency of Evidence Regarding the Topic of Worker Safety and Fire Protection - Dated July 28, 2010. Posted July 29, 2010 (10 pages, 332 kb).

Mojave Desert Air Quality Management District Revised Final Determination of Compliance - Posted July 2, 2010 (40 pages, 397 kb).

Mojave Desert Air Quality Management District Final Determination of Compliance - Posted May 25, 2010 (41 pages, 2 MB).

Southern California Edison Lockhart Substation Project Description for Abengoa Solar Inc (April) - Posted May 18, 2010 (54 pages, 11.6 MB).

Lahontan RWQCB Comments on Abengoa Facts, Requirements, Monitoring & Reporting. Posted May 6, 2010 (50 pages, 716 kb).

Department of Conservation's Revised Abengoa LESA model. Posted May 4, 2010 (13 pages, 2.2 MB).

Comments on the Staff Assessment. Posted April 15, 2010.

Lockhart General Merchandise Store - Cultural Information. Posted April 13, 2010 (17 pages, 5 mb).

CA Department of Conservation Letter Re Agriculture Mitigation - Posted April 12, 2010 (3 pages, 496 kb).

Email from Carrie Hyke re Agricultural Impacts & Mitigation - Posted April 12, 2010 (2 pages, 16 kb).

Southern California Edison Lockhart Substation Project Description for Abengoa Solar Inc (March) - Posted April 1, 2010 (43 pages, 6.9 MB).

Letter from Diane Feinstein to Ken Salazar - Posted March 30, 2010 (3 pages, 99 kb).

California Unions for Reliable Energy Data Requests Set 1 - Posted March 23, 2010 (37 pages, 640 kb).

Department of Energy Loan Guarantee Program Status of Application Submission - Posted March 18, 2010 (1 page, 40 kb).

Department of the Amry Approved Jurisdictional Determination Regarding Absence of Geographical Jurisdiction - Posted March 8, 2010 (30 pages, 2.15 MB).

Department of the Army Determination Regarding Requirement for Department of the Army Permit - Posted March 8, 2010 (5 pages, 1.10 MB).

California Unions for Reliable Energy Status Report #3 - Posted March 4, 2010 (6 pages, 506 kb).

Preliminary Determination of Compliance (PDOC), by Mojave Desert Air Quality Management District (MDAQMD). Posted March 1, 2010 (PDF file, 41 pages, 368 kb).

HTF Conditionof Certification. Posted February 25, 2010 (PDF file, 4 pages, 24 kb).

Email from Kate Kelly Re: Abengoa LESA Peer Review. Posted February 25, 2010 (1 pages, 16 kb).

Overall Consistency with the County of San Bernardino General Plan and Development Code. Posted February 16, 2010 (3 pages, 1.4 MB).

San Bernardino County Land Use Service Department Information on AMS Consistency with County LORS - Posted February 11, 2010 (3 pages, 19.7 kb).

Discussion of Land Use Issues - Posted February 10, 2010 (2 pages, 16 kb).

California Unions for Reliable Energy Status Report 2 - Posted February 8, 2010 (6 pages, 204 kb).

Suggested Conditions of Approval From San Bernardino County - Posted February 1, 2010 (12 pages, 116 kb).

San Bernardino County Pre-DRC Meeting Notes - Posted February 1, 2010 (4 pages, 68 kb).

California Unions For Reliable Energy Status Report 1 - Posted January 13, 2010 (4 pages, 456 kb).

Issue Scoping Comments from Defenders of Wildlife - Posted January 4, 2010 (4 pages, 48 kb).

Letter from James Brathovde Regarding Lahontan Water Board Staff's Position on Abengoa's Staff Assessment. Posted DeceMBer 23, 2009 (1 page, 25.1 kb).

Letter from Mojave Basin Area Watermaster - RE the Relationship between Base Annual Production, Free Production Allowance and safe yield. Posted DeceMBer 21, 2009 (2 pages, 84 kb).

Petition to Intervene by Luz Solar Partners - Posted DeceMBer 17, 2009 (1 page, 44 kb).

Questions Submitted by Jamie Hall on Abengoa Project - Posted: DeceMBer 14, 2009. (PDF file, 1 page, 16 kb)

Letter from San Bernardino County Regarding EN Diversity - Posted: DeceMBer 10, 2009. (PDF file, 7 page, 65 kb)

Report of Conversation with San Bernardino County Planning Staff - Posted: DeceMBer 10, 2009. (PDF file, 1 page, 48 kb)

Letter from Dept of Toxic Substances Control Regarding Agency Participation - Posted: DeceMBer 8, 2009. (PDF file, 4 pages, 85 kb)

Letter from James Squire Regarding San Bernardino County GPA Requirement - Posted: NoveMBer 12, 2009 (1 pages, 63.7 kb).

Petition to Intervene by California Unions for Reliable Energy - Posted: October 28, 2009 (6 pages, 88 kb).

Letter from Mojave Desert Air Quality Management District Re Permit Application Fees - Posted: October 22, 2009 (2 pages, 72 kb).

Letter from Mojave Desert Air Quality Management District, Re Application Completeness - Posted: SepteMBer 9, 2009 (2 pages, 392 kb).


Public Adviser's Office Documents