California Energy Commission Letterhead

Application For Certification For The
Imperial Valley Solar Project
(formerly known as SES Solar Two Project)




PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Committee designated by the Energy Commission to conduct proceedings on the Application for Certification (AFC) for the IMPERIAL VALLEY SOLAR PROJECT (formerly known as SES Solar Two Project) has scheduled a Mandatory Status Conference to take place as follows:

Monday, June 21, 2010
Beginning at 10:00 a.m.

Bonderson Building
901 P Street
Hearing Room 102
Sacramento, CA 95814

TELECONFERENCE OPTION: The following toll-free phone number will be available at 10 a.m. for callers to participate in the Status Conference:

Call: 1-888-989-6511
Use Passcode: "38277"
Conference Leader: "Raoul Renaud"

Purpose of the Status Conference

This Status Conference is sponsored by the Energy Commission to inform the Committee, the parties, and the community about the parties' progress to date in the AFC process, with a particular emphasis on progress toward meeting the June 28, 2010 publication date for the Supplemental Staff Analysis, (SSA). A discussion of Comments received on the Staff Assessment/Draft Environmental Impact Statement, (SA/DEIS) would also be helpful to the Committee in evaluating progress toward completion of the SSA.

Conference Participation

The Committee directs each party to participate and be represented by an agent with authority to bind and make decisions on the party's behalf.

Public Participation

The Energy Commission's Public Adviser is available to assist the public in participating in the application review process. Contact the Public Adviser's Office at (916) 654-4489 or (800) 822-6228 or e-mail: [].

If you have a disability and need assistance to participate in any scheduled event, contact Lourdes Quiroz no less than five days prior to the hearing at (916) 654-5146 or e-mail: [].


Questions of a legal or procedural nature should be directed to Raoul Renaud, the Hearing Officer, at (916) 651-2020 or e-mail: [].

Technical questions concerning the Project should be addressed to Christopher Meyer, the Staff Project Manager, at (916) 653-1639 or e-mail: [].

Technical questions concerning the BLM permitting process should be addressed to Jim Stobaugh, at (775) 861-6478, [].

Media inquiries should be directed to the Office of Media and Public Communications at (916) 654-4989 or e-mail: [].

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:

Date posted: June 8, 2010.

commissioner signature
Jeffrey D. Byron
Commissioner and Presiding Member
Imperial Valley Solar AFC Committee

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Anthony Eggert
Commissioner and Associate Member
Imperial Valley Solar AFC Committee