Beacon Photovoltaic Project (PP12213); CUP 11, MAP 152 (EIR 13-11 JLB)

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Summary

SCH Number
2012011029
Lead Agency
Kern County
Document Title
Beacon Photovoltaic Project (PP12213); CUP 11, MAP 152 (EIR 13-11 JLB)
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Received
Posted
12/6/2012

Document Description
The Project involves construction and operation of a 250-megawatt solar energy generation facility. Major components of the project include plant site includes solar arrays, collection systems, inverters, Project switchyard, power poles, operation and maintenance building, water storage tanks and water treatment equipment, perimeter security fence, and permanent desert tortoise exlusion fence. Construction and development of the Project site will result in 2,301.3 acres of permanant desert tortoise exclusion fence. The Project's plant site will isolate approximately 372 acres of disturbed Atriplex scrub and 59 acres of Mojave desert wash scrub that provide opportunities for Covered Species to disperse across the plant site.

Contact Information
Jeffrey R. Single
Department of Fish and Game
1234 Eash Shaw Ave
Fresno, CA 93710

Phone : (559) 243-4005

Location

Cities
California City Mojave
Counties
Kern
Cross Streets
Cheyenne Blvd, Verba Blvd, Anne Avenue, Neuralia Road
Zip
93519
Total Acres
2301
State Highways
Hwy 14
Railways
Southern/UPRR
Waterways
Los Angeles Aqueduct
Township
31S
Range
37E
Section
4,8,9
Base
MDB&M
Other Location Info
City/Nearest Community: Cantil/Rancho Seco

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
Department of Fish and Game
Approving Agency Role
Responsible Agency
Approved On
Final Environmental Document Available at
N/A

Determinations

(1) The project will have a significant impact on the environment
No
(2a) An Environmental Impact Report was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No
(2b) A Mitigated or a Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes
(2c) An other document type was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No
(3) Mitigated measures were made a condition of the approval of the project
Yes
(4) A mitigation reporting or monitoring plan was adopted for this project
N/A
(5) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
No
(6) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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