[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 13 (Friday, January 18, 2008)]
[Pages 3457-3458]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-863]



Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Project Nos. 2436-235; 2447-226; 2448-229; 2449-194; 2450-190; 2451-
189; 2452-199; 2453-223; 2468-204; 2580-255; 2599-222]

Consumers Energy Company; Notice of Filing of Projects Retirement 
Study Report and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and 

January 11, 2008.
    Take notice that the following report has been filed with the 
Commission and is available for public inspection:
    a. Filing Type: Projects Retirement Study Report.
    b. Project Nos: 2436-235, 2447-226, 2448-229, 2449-194, 2450-190, 
2451-189, 2452-199, 2453-223, 2468-204, 2580-255, and 2599-222.
    c. Date Filed: June 4, 2007.
    d. Applicant: Consumers Energy Company.
    e. Name of Projects: Foote, Alcona, Mio, Loud, Cooke, Rogers, 
Hardy, Five Channels, Croton, Tippy, and Hodenpyl.
    f. Location: on the Au Sable, Manistee, and Muskegon Rivers in 
Iosco, Alcona, Oscoda, Manistee, Wexford, Newaygo and Mecosta Counties, 
    g. Filed Pursuant to: Articles 204 and 205 of the licenses.
    h. Applicant Contact: William A. Schoenlein, Director of Hydro 
Generation, Consumers Energy Company, 330 Chestnut Street, Cadillac, MI 
49601-1821, (231) 779-5504.
    i. FERC Contact: Jake Tung, Telephone (202) 502-8757, and e-mail: 
[email protected].

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    j. Deadline for filing comments, motions to intervene, and protest: 
February 11, 2008. All documents (original and eight copies) should be 
filed with: Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First 
Street, NE., Washington, DC 20426.
    The Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure require all 
intervenors filing documents with the Commission to serve a copy of 
that document on each person whose name appears on the official service 
list for the project. Further, if an intervenor files comments or 
documents with the Commission relating to the merits of an issue that 
may affect the responsibilities of a particular resource agency, they 
must also serve a copy of the document on that resource agency. A copy 
of any motion to intervene must also be served upon each representative 
of the Applicant specified in the particular application.
    k. Description of the Report: Consumers Energy Company filed the 
Retirement Study Report, pursuant to Articles 204 and 205 of the 
licenses. Consumers prepared the report in accordance with the 
Retirement Study Plans, which was approved by the Commission on April 
7, 2005 (111 FERC ] 62,029).
    l. Locations of the Report: A copy of the report is available for 
inspection and reproduction at the Commission's Public Reference Room, 
located at 888 First Street, NE., Room 2A, Washington, DC 20426, or by 
calling (202) 502-8371. This filing may also be viewed on the 
Commission's Web site at http://www.ferc.gov using the ``eLibrary'' 
link. Enter the docket number excluding the last three digits in the 
docket number field to access the document. You may also register 
online at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/esubscription.asp to be 
notified via e-mail of new filings and issuances related to this or 
other pending projects. For assistance, call 1-866-208-3676 or e-mail 
[email protected], for TTY, call (202) 502-8659. A copy is 
also available for inspection and reproduction at the address in item 
(h) above.
    m. Individuals desiring to be included on the Commission's mailing 
list should so indicate by writing to the Secretary of the Commission.
    n. Comments, Protests, or Motions To Intervene: Anyone may submit 
comments, a protest, or a motion to intervene in accordance with the 
requirements of Rules of Practice and Procedure, 18 CFR 385.210, .211, 
.214. In determining the appropriate action to take, the Commission 
will consider all protests or other comments filed, but only those who 
file a motion to intervene in accordance with the Commission's Rules 
may become a party to the proceeding. Any comments, protests, or 
motions to intervene must be received on or before the specified 
comment date for the report.
    o. Any filings must bear in all capital letters the title 
``COMMENTS'', ``PROTEST'', or ``MOTION TO INTERVENE'', as applicable, 
and the Project Number of the particular application to which the 
filing refers.
    p. Agency Comments: Federal, state, and local agencies are invited 
to file comments on the described report. A copy of the report may be 
obtained by agencies directly from the Applicant. If an agency does not 
file comments within the time specified for filing comments, it will be 
presumed to have no comments. One copy of an agency's comments must 
also be sent to the Applicant's representatives.
    q. Comments, protests and interventions may be filed electronically 
via the Internet in lieu of paper. See, 18 CFR 385.2001(a)(1)(iii) and 
the instructions on the Commission's Web site at http://www.ferc.gov 
under the ``e-Filing'' link.

Kimberly D. Bose,
[FR Doc. E8-863 Filed 1-17-08; 8:45 am]