Eland 1 Solar Project Solar by 68SF 8me LLC

19 Documents in Project

Summary

SCH Number
2012011029
Lead Agency
Kern County
Document Title
Eland 1 Solar Project Solar by 68SF 8me LLC
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation of a Draft EIR
Received
Present Land Use
Undeveloped Land. Zoning: A (Exclusive Agriculture); E (2.5) RS MH (Estate 2.5 acres, Residential Suburban, Mobile Home); Kern County General Plan: 4.3 (Specific Plan Required).
Document Description
The project proponent is requesting: (a) Amendment to the Circulation Element of the Kern County General Plan Circulation Element to Eliminate road reservations along section and mid-section lines in Section 23, 28, 31, 32, 33, 34, and 45 T31S/R37E, in zone maps 152 and 152-28; (b) four changes in zone classification from the existing zone district A-1 (Limited Agriculture) to a (Exclusive Agriculture) on 265.3 acres of the project site within zoning Map 152, from the existing zone district A-1 MH (Mobilehome Combining) to A on 81.7 acres of the project site within zoning Map 152, from the existing zone district E (2) RS (Estate (20) Residential Suburban Combining) to A on 81.5 acres of the project site within Zoning Map 152-28, from the existing zone district PL RS MH (Platted Lands-Residential Suburban Combining-Mobilehome Combining) to A 81.4 acres of the project site within Zoning Map 152; (e) five Conditional Use Permits to allow for the construction and operation of 500 megawatt solar photovoltaic electrical generating facility (Section 19.12.030.G) in an A District; (g) The project would be supported by a 230-kV gen-tie overhead and/or underground electrical transmission line(s) originating from one or more on-site substation(s)/switchyard(s) and terminating at the LA Dept. of Water and Power's Barren Ridge Substation. The project's permanent facilities would include, service roads, a power collection system, communication cables, overhead and underground transmission lines, electrical switchyards, project substations, and operations and maintenance facilities.

Contact Information

Name
Carlos E. Rojas
Agency Name
Kern County Planning Dept.
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency

Location

Cities
California City
Counties
Kern
Cross Streets
South of Munsey Road, East and West of Neuralia Road, East of SR-14, North and South of Phillips
Zip
93560
Total Acres
2,652.7
Parcel #
Multiple
State Highways
SR 14
Township
Many
Range
Many
Section
Many
Base
MDB&M

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Types
Power:Solar (Megawatts 500)
Local Actions
General Plan Amendment, Rezone, Use Permit, Other
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Air Quality, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Noise, Public Services, Schools/Universities, Septic System, Sewer Capacity, Solid Waste, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildlife
Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Major Industrial Projects, California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Energy Commission, California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Fresno Region 5 (RWQCB), Department of Toxic Substances Control, Department of Water Resources, Office of Emergency Services, California, Resources Agency, California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Transportation, District 9 (DOT), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 (CDFW)
Reviewing Agency Comments
California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Transportation, District 9 (DOT), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 (CDFW)

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