Notice of Exemption
[California Energy Commission Letterhead]


STATE OF CALIFORNIA

Energy Resources
Conservation and Development Commission



 

 

NOTICE OF EXEMPTION

 

 


To:     Office of Planning and Research
        1400 Tenth Street, Room 121
        Sacramento, CA  95814


 From:  California Energy Commission
        1516 Ninth Street, MS-2000
        Sacramento, CA  95814


 

 

Project Title: Wastewater Disposal Pipeline and Two Injection Wells Sunrise Power Project (Docket #98-AFC-4C)

 

 

Project Location: Thirty-five miles southwest of Bakersfield, one mile southwest of the intersection of State Route 33 and Shale Road in Kern County.

Description of Project: The construction of a 2.5 mile underground pipeline and two injection wells to provide a wastewater disposal option for the current simple-cycle operations for the Sunrise natural gas fired power plant, which commenced commercial operation on June 27, 2001.

Name of Public Agency Approving Project: California Energy Commission

Name of Person or Agency Carrying Out Project: Sunrise Power Co.

Exempt Status: CEQA Guidelines, Section 15304, Minor Alterations to Land

Reasons Why Project is Exempt: The construction associated with and the operation of the proposed pipeline and injections wells is minor in nature and will not result in any adverse environmental impacts.

Lead Agency Contact Person: Nancy Tronaas

Tel: (916) 654-3864

 

 

Dated: August 22, 2001

 

ENERGY RESOURCES CONSERVATION
AND DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION

 

__________________________
Nancy Tronaas
Compliance Project Manager






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