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High Desert Power Plant Project
Documents

Docket Number: 97-AFC-1

Commission's Documents

Transcript of the January 14, 2002 Prehearing Conference of High Desert Power Plant Project. Date Uploaded: January 23, 2002, (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 84 pages, 140 kilobytes).

A Letter from the Deputy Director of Systems Assessment & Facilities Siting High Desert Power Plant Project, Approval of Requests for Site Arrangement and Equipment Changes (97-AFC-1C). Date Uploaded: September 13, 2001, (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 2 pages, 20 kilobytes).

A Letter from the Deputy Director of Systems Assessment & Facilities Siting High Desert Power Plant Project, 97-AFC-1C Integration of New or Re-Powered Generating Units with Cal-ISO. Date Uploaded: August 13, 2001, (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 2 pages, 12 kilobytes).

Approval of Modification to the Requirement of High Desert Power Project Condition of Certification HAZ-5 from a Non-Enclosed Double-Walled Ammonia Tank to a Single Walled Enclosed Ammonia Tank (97-AFC-1C). (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 2 pages, 10.4 kilobytes).

Approval of Request to Change Ownership of the High Desert Power Project Transmission Line (97-AFC-1C). (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 3 pages, 20 kilobytes).

Approval of Request to Change High Desert Power Project Condition AQ-3 to Substitute Low Sulfur Fuel Requirement for Soot Filter Requirement (97-AFC-1C). (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 2 pages, 15 kilobytes).

Approval of Request to Change High Desert Power Project Condition of Certification AQ-33 to Require Surrender of ERCs Prior to Commercial Operation (97-AFC-1C). (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 2 pages, 15 kilobytes).

Approval of Request to Change High Desert Power Project Condition of Certification VIS-1 (97-AFC-1C). (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 9 pages, 30 kilobytes).

Staff Response on petition by Gary Ledford on Motion for Reconsideration of Commission Decision. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 9 pages, 30 kilobytes).

FINAL Commission Decision on the High Desert Power Project, adopted May 3, 2000. Date Uploaded: May 10, 2000. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 360 pages, 1,373 kilobytes).

Errata to the Revised Presiding Member's Proposed Decision for the High Desert Power Project. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 4 pages, 22 kilobytes) Placed on-line April 27, 2000.

Transcript of the April 18, 2000 public Conference for the High Desert Power Project. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 56 pages, 68 kilobytes).

Staff Comments on Revised Presiding Member's Proposed Decision for the Application for Certification for the High Desert Power Project. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 7 pages, 18 kilobytes).

Revised Presiding Member's Proposed Decision for the Application for Certification for the High Desert Power Project. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 336 pages, 1,065 kilobytes).

STAFF PROPOSED Alternative Soil and Water Resources Conditions. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 6 pages, 24 kilobytes).

Brief of Commission Staff on the Commission' Responsibility to Analyze the Growth-Inducing Impacts of the Water Supply Plan for the HDPP Project. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 8 pages, 21 kilobytes).

Transcript of February 18, 2000, Hearing held in Victorville, California. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 246 pages, 286 kilobytes).

Staff testimony for the February 18, 2000, hearing. Placed on line February 11, 2000. UPDATED AND ERRATA CORRECTED FEBRUARY 15, 2000. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 18 pages, 69 kilobytes).

Transcript of January 27, 2000, Hearing held in Victorville, California. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 69 pages, 85 kilobytes).

Energy Commission staff comments on Presiding Member's Proposed Decision (PMPD) for the High Desert Power Project. On line: January 14, 2000. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 13 pages, 59 kilobytes).

Presiding Member's Proposed Decision (PMPD) for the High Desert Power Project. Dated: December 15, 1999. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 335 pages, 978 kilobytes). NOTE: Figures are not included in the electronic version of this document.

Transcript of October 8, 1999, Hearing held in Victorville, California. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 190 pages, 364 kilobytes).

Transcript of October 7, 1999, Hearing held in Victorville, California. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 360 pages, 671 kilobytes).

Transcript of September 30, 1999, Evidentiary Hearing. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 226 pages, 425 kilobytes).

Staff Water Resources Rebuttal Testimony and Errata for Soil and Water Resources and Air Quality Testimony. Dated September 30, 1999. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 87 pages, 488 kilobytes).

Transcript of September 16, 1999, Evidentiary Hearing. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 305 pages, 567 kilobytes).

Errata to Staff's Soils and Water Resources, Biological Resources and Air Quality Testimony, High Desert Power Project. Dated: September 2, 1999. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 17 pages, 52 kilobytes).

Letter to Mr. Andrew Welch from Richard K. Buell, High Desert Power Project -- Final staff filing on socioeconomic, biological resource and soil resource testimony. Dated: August 16, 1999. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 116 pages, 508 kilobytes).

Memo to Robert A. Laurie from Richard K. Buell, High Desert Power Project, regarding staff witness and exhibit list. Dated: August 2, 1999. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 4 pages, 17 kilobytes).

"Final Determination of Compliance." Document from Charles R. Fryxell, Air Pollution Control Officer, Mojave Air Quality Management District on the High Desert Power Project, June 29, 1999. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 32 pages, 183 kilobytes).

Order denying motion for preparation of an Environmental Impact Report on the High Desert Power Project. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 3 pages, 23 kilobytes).

Letter to Mr. Andrew Welch from Richard K. Buell, High Desert Power Project -- Final Hazardous Material Management and Air Quality Testimony. Dated: July 15, 1999. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 65 pages, 215 kilobytes).

Memo to Robert A. Laurie from Richard K. Buell, High Desert Power Project, Status Report Number 12. Dated: July 6, 1999. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 4 pages, 17 kilobytes).

Second Revised Preliminary Determination of Compliance, Dated: May 18, 1999, Placed On-line: June 14, 1999. (33 pages, 184 kilobytes).

Memo to Robert A. Laurie from Richard K. Buell, High Desert Power Project, Status Report Number 11. Dated: June 8, 1999. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 3 pages, 14 kilobytes).

Letter from Commission staff to Andrew Welch, High Desert Power Project, regarding staff's revisions and supplemental analysis. Dated: April 9, 1999. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 102 pages, 340 kilobytes).

Transcript from April 16, 1999 Hearing, High Desert Power Project. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 28 pages, 52 kilobytes).

Staff statement on topic areas. Dated April 9, 1999. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 4 pages, 14 kilobytes).

Staff's Revisions Supplemental Analysis for Hazardous Material Management and Traffic and Transportation. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 9 pages, 35 kilobytes).

Staff's SA Errata Update of Staff's Witness Identification and Qualification List. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 17 pages, 49 kilobytes).

February 18, 1999 -- Transcript of Committee Status Conference. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 104 pages, 156 kilobytes).

February 9, 1999 -- Prehearing Conference Statement of Commission Staff responds to the December 16, 1998, Prehearing Conference Order and addresses issues associated with the HDPP schedule. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 8 pages, 29 kilobytes).

January 21, 1999 -- Staff Assessment of the High Desert project. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 607 pages, 1.7 megabytes).

December 16, 1998 -- Revised Preliminary Determination of Compliance by Charles L. Fryxell, Air Pollution Control Officer, Mojave Desert Air Quality Management District. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 30 pages, 174 kilobytes).

November 24, 1998 -- High Desert Status Report # 10. Memo from staff to Commissioners Sharpless and Laurie. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 5 pages, 24 kilobytes).

October 24, 1998 -- High Desert Status Report # 9. Memo from staff to Commissioners Sharpless and Laurie. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 3 pages, 14 kilobytes).

September 24, 1998 -- High Desert Status Report # 8. Memo from staff to Commissioners Sharpless and Laurie. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 11 pages, 32 kilobytes).

September 4, 1998 -- High Desert Status Report # 7. Memo from staff to Commissioners Sharpless and Laurie. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 8 pages, 28 kilobytes).

July 1, 1998 -- Transcript of Committee Hearing held at City Council Chambers, Victorville, Calif. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 352 pages, 361 kilobytes).

July 9, 1998 -- High Desert Status Report # 6. Memo from Rick Buell to Jananne Sharpless. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 11 pages, 34 kilobytes).

May 20, 1998 -- Transcript of Conference Committee meeting. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 118 pages, 242 kilobytes, on line 6/1/98)

April 28, 1998 -- Transcript of Second Committee Status Conference. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 234 pages, 491 kilobytes, on line 6/1/98)

May 26, 1998 -- Memo to Commissioners Sharpless and Laurie on schedule for High Desert siting case. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 4 pages, 18 kilobytes)

May 26, 1998 -- Agendas for workshops on Preliminary Staff Assessment being held on May 27 and 28 in Victorville.

May 20, 1998 -- High Desert Power Plant Project Draft Preliminary Staff Assessment. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 444 pages, 1,323 kilobytes).

May 15, 1998 -- High Desert Status Report # 5. Memo from staff to Commissioners Sharpless and Laurie. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 6 pages, 24 kilobytes).

May 8, 1998 -- High Desert Status Report # 4. Memo from staff to Commissioners Sharpless and Laurie. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 8 pages, 30 kilobytes).

April 24, 1998 -- High Desert Status Report # 3. Memo from staff to Commissioners Sharpless and Laurie. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 23 pages, 72 kilobytes).

April 9, 1998 -- Status Report Number Two - ADDENDUM. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 3 pages, 33 kilobytes).

March 3, 1998 -- Transcript of Conference Committee Hearing, held in Sacramento. Placed on line March 31, 1998. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 179 pages, 365 kilobytes).

March 25, 1998 -- High Desert Status Report # 2. Memo from staff to Commissioners Sharpless and Laurie. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 17 pages, 60 kilobytes).

High Desert Power Project transmission line interconnection study scope, received via E-mail from Andy Welch March 9, 1998. Andy indicated that he had just received this from Edison, and because of other pressing works would not be able to formally docket this until later this week. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 2 pages, 6 kilobytes).

March 2, 1998 -- Data Request Nos. 111 through 119. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 4 pages, 10 kilobytes).

February 27, 1998 -- Response of Commission Staff to Committee Scheduling Order. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 21 pages, 54 kilobytes).

February 25, 1998 -- Agenda for Data Request and Issues Workshop.

February 27, 1998 -- High Desert Status Report. Memo from staff to Commissioners Sharpless and Laurie. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 5 pages, 30 kilobytes).

Independent System Operator (ISO) Additions/Revisions to the Summary of the January 8, 1998, High Desert Power Project Transmission Issues Workshop. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 11 pages, 24 kilobytes).

Transcript of January 15, 1998, Informational Hearing held at Victorville City Hall. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 136 pages, 285 kilobytes).

February 9, 1997, letter from Richard Buell to Andrew Welch, High Desert, regarding data request Nos. 108 to 110. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 2 pages, 7 kilobytes).

February 9, 1997, letter from Richard Buell to Andrew Welch, High Desert, regarding data request Nos. 95 to 107. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 3 pages, 12 kilobytes).

January 14, 1997, letter from Richard Buell to Andrew Welch, High Desert, regarding data request questions on groundwater. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 3 pages, 7 kilobytes).

Summary of December 30, 1997, Data Request Workshop, January 22, 1998. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 11 pages, 27 kilobytes).

January 5, 1998 -- Issue Identification Report. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 14 pages, 47 kilobytes).

December 17, 1997 -- Staff data requests numbers 1 through 77, and transmission system engineering discussion topics 1 through 11. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 43 pages, 116 kilobytes).

July 29, 1997 -- Letter from Commission Executive Director Stephen Rhoads to Mr. Wolfinger regarding data adequacy of the filing. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 31 pages, 100 kilobytes).

Summary of July 22, 1997, Data Adequacy Workshop. Placed on line August 26, 1997. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 9 pages, 30 kilobytes).

Applicant's Documents

No Applicant documents at this time

Intervenor's and Other's Documents

Document from Gary A. Ledford: Notice of Appeal Regarding the High Desert Power Project. Date Uploaded: July 18, 2000. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 13 pages, 26 kilobytes.)

Document from Gary A. Ledford: Petition For Review Regarding the High Desert Power Project. Date Uploaded: July 12, 2000. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 40 pages, 88 kilobytes.)

Document from Gary A. Ledford: Motion for Reconsideration of Commission Decision to Certify the High Desert Power Project. Date Uploaded: June 2, 2000. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 22 pages, 49 kilobytes.)

Document from Gary A. Ledford: Request of Gary A Ledford - Public Intervenor to Make Oral Argument to Full Commission on the Revisied Presiding Member's Proposed Decision for the High Desert Power Project. Date Uploaded: May 1, 2000. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 21 pages, 54 kilobytes.)

Document from Gary A. Ledford: Request to Make a Brief Presentation on Public Participation. Date Uploaded: May 1, 2000. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 6 pages, 12 kilobytes.)

Document from Gary A. Ledford: Points and Authorities in Support of Motion to Set Aside the Revised Presiding Member's Proposed Decision (Rpmpd) and Reopen the Record to Correct Procedural Errors and Conform the Evidentiary Record to the Facts. Date Uploaded: May 1, 2000. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 7 pages, 15 kilobytes.)

Document from Gary A. Ledford: Motion of Gary A Ledford to Set Aside the Revised Presiding Member's Proposed Decision (Rpmpd) and Reopen the Record to Correct Procedural Errors and Conform the Evidentiary Record to the Facts. Date Uploaded: May 1, 2000. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 24 pages, 49 kilobytes.)

Document from Gary A. Ledford: Motion for Stay of Site Certification Proceedings. Date Uploaded: May 1, 2000. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 13 pages, 23 kilobytes.)

Document from Alan Pickford, Dept. of Fish & Game: Comments on Revised Presiding Member's Proposed Decision. Date Uploaded: April 13, 2000. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 2 pages, 7 kilobytes).

Document from Gary A. Ledford: Comments on Revised Presiding Member's Proposed Decision. Date Uploaded: April 13, 2000.(Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 21 pages, 54 kilobytes.)

Document from Gary A. Ledford: Comments on Staff's Proposed Changes. Date Uploaded: March 20, 2000. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 5 pages, 30 kilobytes.)

Document from Gary A. Ledford: "Brief on Reopened Hearings and Revised Comments of Gary A Ledford - Public Intervenor On Presiding Member's Proposed Decision For The High Desert Power Project." Date Uploaded: March 8, 2000. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 37 pages, 132 kilobytes.)

Document from Gary A. Ledford: Reply to Applicant [HDPP] Motion to Exclude Proffered Evidence. Date Uploaded: February 17, 2000.

Comments by Alan Pickard, Department of Fish and Game. Date Uploaded: February 17, 2000. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 4 pages, 11 kilobytes)

Direct Testimony of Bob Almond. Date Uploaded: February 10, 2000. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 10 pages, 22 kilobytes)

Direct Testimony of Jack Beinschroth. Date Uploaded: February 10, 2000. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 10 pages, 19 kilobytes)

Direct Testimony of Gary A. Ledford. Date Uploaded: February 10, 2000. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 4 pages, 11 kilobytes)

Witness and Exhibits List from Gary A. Ledford. Date Uploaded: February 10, 2000. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 9 pages, 33 kilobytes)

Opposition to Motion of Applicant [HDPP] and Motion to Reopen Evidentiary Record and Hold Additional Evidentiary Hearing For Limited Purpose. Filed by Gary Ledford. Date Uploaded: January 31, 2000. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 8 pages, 18 kilobytes.)

Comments of Gary A. Ledford - Public Intervenor On Presiding Member's Proposed Decision for the High Desert Power Project. Date Uploaded: January 5, 2000. Updated 1/6/00.

Reply Brief filed by Gary Ledford on water and related matters and alternatives. Date Uploaded: November 16, 1999.

Opening Brief filed by Gary Ledford on water and related matters and issues. Date Uploaded: November 3, 1999.

"Power-Plant Plan Assailed Over Water Use" by Marc Lifsher, Wall Street Journal, September 30, 1999. Reprinted with permission from the Wall Street Journal. Date Uploaded: October 8, 1999. (text-only document)

Intervenor Gary Ledford position on Victor Valley Water District "Aquifer and Storage Agreement". Date Uploaded: September 21, 1999. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 10 pages, 27 kilobytes).

Intervenor Gary Ledford Testimony on various issues for the High Desert Power Project. This one PDf file combines 13 separate documents. Date Uploaded: September 21, 1999. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 96 pages, 188 kilobytes).

Intervenor Gary Ledford Direct Testimony on Water for the High Desert Power Project. Date Uploaded: September 15, 1999. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 59 pages, 110 kilobytes).

Figures and Maps

Map Showing Regional Area Surrounding Proposed Project. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 1 pages, 626 kilobytes.)

Map Showing Local Area Surrounding Proposed Project. (Adobe Acrobat PDF file, 1 pages, 693 kilobytes.)