The Project will be located along Pine Creek and Morgan Creek near the City of Bishop, in Inyo County. The Project involves the installation of a hydroelectric turbine within an existing mine adit. All other Project features (e.g., portals, electrical wiring, and access routes) are existing. The Project site is identified as a private inholding, surrounded by United States Forest Service land. The Project would generate an estimated 5,600 megawatt-hours of energy annually.
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Mineral Resources, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Recreation, Transportation, Vegetation, Wildfire
California Air Resources Board (ARB), California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 9 (DOT), California Department of Water Resources (DWR), California Energy Commission, California Natural Resources Agency, California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), Department of Toxic Substances Control, Office of Historic Preservation, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Inland Deserts Region 6 (CDFW), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Lahontan Victorville Region 6 (RWQCB)
Reviewing Agency Comments
California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Inland Deserts Region 6 (CDFW), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Lahontan Victorville Region 6 (RWQCB)
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