California Energy Commission Letterhead

Application for Small Power Plant
Exception for the Riverside
Energy Resources Center
Units 3 & 4


Docket No. 08-SPPE-1

 

NOTICE OF AVAILABILITY
OF THE PROPOSED SMALL POWER PLANT EXEMPTION DECISION AND NOTICE OF INTENT TO ADOPT A MITIGATED NEGATIVE DECLARATION
AND NOTICE OF COMMISSION HEARING

I. NOTICE OF AVAILABILITY

On January 28, 2009, the Committee issued the Proposed Decision and Notice of Intent to Adopt a Mitigated Negative Declaration (Proposed Decision) for the Riverside Energy Resources Center Units 3 & 4. Copies of this document were sent to the Proof of Service List and are also available from the Energy Commission's Publications Unit, 1516 Ninth Street, MS-13, Sacramento, CA 95814. For a printed copy, call the Publications Unit at 916-654-5200 and ask for Publication CEC 800-2009-002 PMPD. The Proposed Decision may also be viewed on the Commission's Internet Web Site at: www.energy.ca.gov/sitingcases/riverside_expansion/.

II. NOTICE OF COMMISSION HEARING

PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that the Commission will conduct a hearing on the Proposed Decision at its regularly scheduled business meeting as follows:

WEDNESDAY, February 25, 2009
Beginning at 10 a.m.
First Floor Hearing Room A
1516 9th Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

The purpose of this hearing is to consider whether the Energy Commission should adopt, modify, or reject the Proposed Decision. Members of the public are invited to participate and offer their comments.

Formal parties may also file written comments on the Proposed Decision. The parties' comments shall be served and filed no later than 12 noon on Monday, February 23, 2009. The comments shall also be sent by email to the parties and to the Hearing Officer.

Information and Public Participation

Members of the public may participate in all aspects of the review process in a variety of ways. The Commission's Public Adviser, Elena Miller, is available to assist the public in participating in the exemption process. This office may be reached at 916-654-4489 or 800-822-6228 or email: publicadviser@energy.state.ca.us.

Questions of a legal or procedural nature should be directed to Raoul Renaud, the Hearing Officer, at (916) 651-2020, or e-mail: rrenaud@energy.state.ca.us.

Technical questions concerning the project should be addressed to Felicia Miller, Staff Project Manager, at (916) 654-4640, or e-mail: fmiller@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, call 916-654-5146 or e-mail: lquiroz@energy.state.ca.us.

Information concerning the status of the project, as well as notices and other relevant documents, may be viewed on the Energy Commission's Internet web page at: www.energy.ca.gov/sitingcases/riverside_expansion/.

Dated February 11, 2009, at Sacramento, California.

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KAREN DOUGLAS
Commissioner and Presiding Member
Riverside 3 & 4 SPPE Committee

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JAMES D. BOYD
Commissioner and Associate Member
Riverside 3 & 4 SPPE Committee