SCE Eldordo-Lugo-Mohave Project (ELM Project)


SCH Number
Lead Agency
10th District Agricultural Association
Document Title
SCE Eldordo-Lugo-Mohave Project (ELM Project)
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Project Applicant
Southern California Edison - Thomas Diaz
Present Land Use

Document Description
Southern Calfornia Edison's application to construct the Eldorado-Lugo-Mohave Series Capacitor Project, which would include the following components: (1) construction of two new 500 kV mid-line series capacitors north of 1-40 in the vicinity of Pisgah, including distribution and telecommunication lines to the two sites (2) relocation, modification, or replacement of existing transmission, subtransmission, and distribution facilities at 12 locations to address 14 potential overhead clearance discrepancies (3) replacement of 235 miles of existing overhead ground wire (OHGW) on the Lugo-Mohave and Eldorado-Mohave transmission lines with new overhead optical ground wire (OPGW), (4) construction of three new optical repeater facilities on the existing Lugo-Mohave transmission right-of-way to support the new OPGW, (5) modification or replacement of equipment within the existing Eldorado, Lugo, and Mohave Substations. Construction of Proposed Project is expected to last 20 months.

Contact Information
Billie Blanchard
California Public Utilities Commission, Energy Division
300 Capitol Mall, 4th Floor, Room 4-21
Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone : (916) 823-4799


San Bernardino
State Highways
1-40, SR 18, SR 247, US 95
Mojave River
Other Location Info
County: Clark City NV City/Nearest Community: Laughlin, NV, Boulder City, NV

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Local Action
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Geologic/Seismic Noise Public Services Recreation/Parks Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Vegetation Water Supply Land Use Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Major Industrial Projects Cal Fire California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 8 California Energy Commission California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Colorado River Basin Region 7 California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Lahontan Victorville Region 6 Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 6 Department of Toxic Substances Control Office of Historic Preservation Resources Agency Department of Water Resources California State Lands Commission


Environmental Document
1_mnd   PDF 559 K 2_env_det   PDF 215 K 3_intro_to_the_initial_study   PDF 247 K 4_proj_desc   PDF 25817 K 5_environmental_analysis   PDF 61100 K 6_mmp   PDF 582 K apx_a_preparers   PDF 215 K apx_b_air_quality-ghg_emissions_data   PDF 271 K apx_c_calif_local_regulations   PDF 399 K apx_d_biological_resources   PDF 331 K cover   PDF 124 K Eldorado-Lugo-Mohave Draft IS-MND   PDF 89515 K index   HTM 13 K loa   PDF 150 K noi-noa   PDF 173 K pdf_opt   GIF 2 K ReadMe   TXT 1 K shim   GIF 1 K Summary Form   PDF 852 K titlepage   PDF 86 K toc   PDF 209 K
NOC   PDF 1351 K
State Comments
2019089033_DWR_SCEEldoradeo-Lugo_Mohave Project MND Comment Letter   PDF 370 K 2019089033_State Lands_Comments SCE Eldorado-Lugo-Mohave Series Capacitor Project   PDF 285 K

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