Hydroelectric Project Comments Sought


On April 12th, 2011, the City of Grand Lake filed an application for the Colorado FERC Small Hydro Streamlined Federal Permitting Program to seek a FERC conduit exemption for their proposed 22kW small hydropower project, to be located at the city’s water treatment facility on County Road 663 north of Grand Lake.
 
On September 19, 2011, the City held a meeting to explain the proposed project and potential environmental impacts and discuss the data and studies to be provided in its upcoming application to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. The meeting was held at 5 pm at Grand Lake Town Hall, 1026 Park Avenue, Grand Lake, CO. 
 
Public comments are welcome regarding the proposed project. Please submit all project comments via email to ryan_broshar@sra.com. Subject line should read, ““22kw_Grand Lake_Hale_FERC– Project Comments””. All project comments are due by October 12th, 2011.