California Energy Commission Letterhead

APPLICATION FOR CERTIFICATION FOR THE
LODI ENERGY CENTER
NORTHERN CALIFORNIA POWER AGENCY


Docket No. 08-AFC-10

 

Notice of Evidentiary Hearing

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Committee designated by the Energy Commission to conduct proceedings on the Application for Certification (AFC) for the LODI ENERGY CENTER (LEC) has scheduled an Evidentiary Hearing as follows:

The Evidentiary Hearing will be conducted on:

THURSDAY, JANUARY 28, 2010
Beginning at 9:30 a.m.

California Energy Commission
Hearing Room A
1516 Ninth Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

For information about attending the Informational Hearing remotely via the internet or telephone, please see the Remote Attendance section at the end of this Notice.

Background

The Committee heard and received evidence for the LEC project on all topic areas including Air Quality on January 5, 2010. The record on all topic areas except Air Quality is now closed. The January 28, 2010, Evidentiary Hearing is limited to the topic of Air Quality.

Both parties have indicated that they are awaiting the Final Determination of Compliance from the San Joaquin Air Pollution Control District. Further, since both parties have indicated that, other than Air Quality, there are no disputed issues, the Committee will not issue a briefing schedule at this time.

Public Participation

Members of the public are welcome to attend and offer comments at the Evidentiary Hearing. It is not necessary to be an Intervenor to participate in the public process. Anyone desiring information on how to participate may contact the Public Adviser's office at (916) 654-4489 or 800-822-6228 or e-mail: [publicadviser@energy.state.ca.us].

Energy Commission Information

Questions of a legal or procedural nature should be directed to Kenneth Celli, the Hearing Officer, at (916) 651-8893, or e-mail: [kcelli@energy.state.ca.us].

Technical questions concerning the project should be addressed to Rod Jones, Staff Project Manager, at (916) 654-5191, or e-mail: [rjones@energy.state.ca.us].

Media inquiries should be directed to the Office of Media and Public Communications at (916) 654-4989 or e-mail: [mediaoffice@energy.state.ca.us]. If you have a disability and need assistance to participate in this event, contact Lourdes Quiroz well in advance of the hearing at (916) 654-5146 or e-mail: [lquiroz@energy.state.ca.us].

For information concerning the status of the project, as well as notices and other relevant documents pertaining to this proceeding, may be viewed on the Energy Commission's Internet web page at: http://www.energy.ca.gov/sitingcases/lodi/.

Dated: January 7, 2010, at Sacramento, California.

commissioner signature
KAREN DOUGLAS
Chairman and Presiding Member
Lodi Energy Center AFC Committee

commissioner signature
JEFFREY D. BYRON
Commissioner and Associate Member
Lodi Energy Center AFC Committee

 


PARTICIPATION IN THE EVIDENTIARY HEARING THROUGH WEBEX THE ENERGY COMMISSION'S ON-LINE MEETING SERVICE

You may participate in the Prehearing Conference and Evidentiary Hearing by telephone and/or by computer via our "WebEx" web conferencing system. For details on how to participate, please see the directions below.

  1. COMPUTER LOG-ON WITH A DIRECT PHONE NUMBER:
    • Please go to https://energy.webex.com and enter the meeting number unique to the specific hearing date:
      1/28/10 - meeting number: 920 277 490
    • When prompted, enter your information and the meeting password: The 1/28/10 Prehearing Conference password = LODI@123
  2. After you login, a prompt will appear on-screen for you to provide your phone number. In the Number box, type your area code and phone number and click OK. You will receive a call back on your phone for the audio of the meeting. International callers can use the "Country/Region" button to help make their connection.

  3. COMPUTER LOG-ON FOR CALLERS WITH AN EXTENSION PHONE NUMBER, ETC:
    • Please go to https://energy.webex.com and enter the unique meeting number: 1/28/10 - meeting number: 920 277 490
    • When prompted, enter your information and the meeting password: 1/28/10 Prehearing Conference password = LODI@123
    • After you login, a prompt will ask for your phone number. Click "CANCEL."
    • Instead call 1-866-469-3239 (toll-free in the U.S. and Canada). When prompted, enter the meeting number above and your unique Attendee ID number which is listed in the top left area of your screen after you login.

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  4. TELEPHONE ONLY (NO COMPUTER ACCESS):
    • Call 1-866-469-3239 (toll-free in the U.S. and Canada) and when prompted enter the meeting number: 1/28/10 meeting number: 920 277 490

    If you have difficulty joining the meeting, please call the WebEx Technical Support number at 1-866-229-3239. To see if your computer is compatible, visit [http://support.webex.com/support/system-requirements.html]. Please be aware that the meeting's WebEx audio and on-screen activity may be recorded.