CALIFORNIA
ENERGY
COMMISSION

NOTICE OF
COMMITTEE CONFERENCE ON PROPOSED DECISION

SMUD COSUMNES POWER PLANT PROJECT
APPLICATION FOR CERTIFICATION
DOCKET NO. 01-AFC-19

Presiding Member's Proposed Decision is Available:

The Committee released the Presiding Member's Proposed Decision (PMPD) for the SMUD Cosumnes Project on August 6, 2003. The Committee recommends approval of Phase 1 (500 MW) of SMUD's proposed 1,000 megawatt power plant adjacent to the Rancho Seco Nuclear Power Plant in southeast Sacramento County, with conditions to mitigate potential environmental and community impacts.

Printed copies of the PMPD have been sent to the Proof of Service List, and are also available from the Commission's Publications Unit, 1516 9th Street, MS-13, Sacramento, CA 95814. You may telephone the Publications Unit at (916) 654-5200 and ask for Publication No. P800-03-010. The PMPD may also be viewed on the Commission Internet Web Site at:

www.energy.ca.gov/sitingcases/smud/documents

Comments on the Presiding Member's Proposed Decision:

Members of the public and interested governmental agencies may submit written comments on the PMPD. All comments (original and 11 copies) must be received no later than 5:00p.m., September 8, 2003, by the Commission's Docket Unit, 1516 9th Street, Sacramento, CA 95814. Identify all comments with "Docket No. 01-AFC-19."

Deadline: Sept. 8, 2003 For information concerning public participation, contact the Commission's Public Adviser, Roberta Mendonca, at (916) 654-4489 or, toll free, at (800) 822-6228; or e-mail: pao@energy.state.ca.us

Committee Conference - Date and Place: Thursday, August 28, 2003
Beginning at 8:00 a.m.
Hendrickson Hall
12746 Ivie Road
Herald, California

Public Participation:

800-822-6228
(toll free in California)
916-654-4489

Members of the public may participate in all phases of the licensing process in a variety of ways. If you need information concerning public participation, please contact Roberta Mendonca, the Energy Commission's Public Adviser, at 916-654-4489 or, toll free in California, at 800-822-6228, or by e-mail at: pao@energy.state.ca.us

Information concerning the status of the project, notices and other relevant documents are available on the Commission's Web Site at: www.energy.ca.gov/sitingcases/smud/documents

Contacts:

Technical questions concerning the project should be addressed to the Energy Commission Staff's Project Manager, Kristy Chew, at 916-654-3929 or e-mail at: kchew@energy.state.ca.us.

Questions of a legal or procedural nature should be directed to Garret Shean, the Hearing Officer, at 916-654-3893 or e-mail at: gshean@energy.state.ca.us.

Media inquiries should be directed to Claudia Chandler, Assistant Executive Director for Media and Public Communications, at 916-654-4989 or by e-mail at: energia@energy.ca.gov

 

 

Dated: August 13, 2003

ENERGY RESOURCES CONSERVATION AND DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION


ROBERT PERNELL
Commissioner and Presiding Member
Cosumnes Project AFC Committee


ARTHUR H. ROSENFELD
Commissioner and Associate Member
Cosumnes Project AFC Committee