Amended Carlsbad Energy Center Project (ACECP)

Summary

SCH Number
2015089001
Lead Agency
Energy Commission (California Energy Commission)
Document Title
Amended Carlsbad Energy Center Project (ACECP)
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Received
Posted
8/3/2015

Document Description
The ACECP will encompass four stages over approximately 5 years: Phase 1 involves site preparation and demolition of the existing EPS eastern fuel oil storage tank farm (will become 30-acre power plant footprint, east of the North Coast Corridor Railroad tracks); Phase 2 will be the construction and commissioning of the new, 632 MW power plant comprised of six simple cycle General Electric LMS100 natural gas fired, simply cycle combustion turbines that will interconnect with San Diego Gas & Electric's existing 138 kV and (expanded) 230 kV onsite switchyard facilities; Phase 3 will be the decommissioning of the existing EPS facility and related infrastructure extensions (including all Once-Through Cooling facilities); and Phase 4 demolition of all above ground EPS facilities west of the railroad tracks, including the 400 ft EPS exhaust stack, for the joint non-power redevelopment by the project owner and the city of Carlsbad.

Contact Information
Mike Monasmith
California Energy Commission
1516 Ninth Street, MS-48
Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone : (916) 654-4894

Location

Cities
Carlsbad
Counties
San Diego

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
California Energy Commission
Approving Agency Role
Lead Agency
Approved On
Final EIR Available Location
https://efiling.energy.ca.gov/Lists/DocketLog.aspx?docketnumber=07-AFC-06C California Energy Commission, 1516 9th Street, Sacramento, CA 95814

Determinations

(1) The project will have a significant impact on the environment
N/A
(2a) An Environmental Impact Report was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No
(2b) A Negative Declaration 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
N/A
(4) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
N/A
(5) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
N/A
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