Where’s the Georgia Public Service Commission on a pipeline
that gashes across Georgia to serve Florida?
The Florida Public Service Commission has made an initial ruling.
Ivan Penn wrote for the Tampa Bay Times 24 October 2013,
Florida PSC approves third major natural gas pipeline,
State regulators approved the construction of a third major natural
gas pipeline Thursday that will increase Florida’s capacity by 20
percent at a cost of $3 billion.
The unanimous vote by the five-member
state Public Service Commission
clears the first of two major hurdles for the new system
that is projected to come on line in 2017.
“The need for this project is Continue reading Florida PSC tentatively approved pipeline
Document 06488-13 of 10/28/2013:
PAA Order PSC-13-0505-PAA-EI on FPL’s proposed Sabal Trail
Transmission, LLC and Florida Southeast Connection pipelines;
docket to be closed if order becomes final; protest due 11/18/13.
At the top of
the document there’s this:
NOTICE is hereby given by the Florida Public Service Commission that
the action discussed herein is preliminary in nature and will become
final unless a person whose interests are substantially affected
files a petition for a formal proceeding, pursuant to Rule
25-22.029, Florida Administrative Code.
And at the end of the document there’s this addendum,
NOTICE OF FURTHER PROCEEDINGS OR JUDICIAL REVIEW
The Florida Public Service Commission is required by Section
120.569(1), Florida Statutes, to notify parties of any
administrative hearing that is available under Section 120.57,
Florida Statutes, as well as the procedures and time limits that
apply. This notice should not be construed to mean all requests for
an administrative hearing will be granted or result in the relief
Mediation may be available on a case-by-case basis. If mediation is
conducted, it does not affect a substantially interested person’s
right to a hearing.
The action proposed herein is preliminary in nature. Any person
whose substantial interests are affected by the action proposed by
this order may file a petition for a formal proceeding, in the form
provided by Rule 28-106.201, Florida Administrative Code. This
petition must be received by the Office of Commission Clerk, 2540
Shumard Oak Boulevard,
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0850, by the close of business on November 18, 2013.
In the absence of such a petition, this order shall become final and
effective upon the issuance of a Consummating Order.
Any objection or protest filed in this/these docket(s) before the
issuance date of this order is considered abandoned unless it
satisfies the foregoing conditions and is renewed within the
specified protest period.