Renewable Parallel Generation Facilities Resolution


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Santa Clara, City of (City of Santa Clara)
Document Title
Renewable Parallel Generation Facilities Resolution
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation
Project Applicant
City of Santa Clara - Silicon Valley Power
Present Land Use
Proposed regulations would apply within City of Santa Clara jurisdictional boundaries

Document Description
The City of Santa Clara proposes to implement Resolution No. 19-8701, passed by the City Council on May 7, 2019, referred to here as the Renewable Parallel Generation Facilities Resolution, and to amend Silicon Valley Power’s Rules and Regulations. Implementing Resolution No. 19-8701 would amend SVP’s Rules and Regulations to require new or modified parallel generation facilities to meet the criteria for renewable electrical generation facilities as defined in Section 25741 of the California Public Resources Code.

Contact Information
Kevin Kolnowski
City of Santa Clara - Silicon Valley Power
881 Martin Avenue
Santa Clara, CA 95050

Phone : (408) 615-5601


Santa Clara
Santa Clara
Citywide Northern California
Cross Streets
City of Santa Clara, Corporate Limits
Total Acres
11,800 acres
Other Location Info
Proposed regulations would apply within City of Santa Clara jurisdictional boundaries

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Power (Generation facilities)(Varies Watts) Other (Rules and regulations)
Local Action
Other Action Utility Services, Rules and Regulations
Project Issues
Air Quality Greenhouse Gas Emissions Noise Public Services Water Quality Water Supply Cumulative Effects Energy
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board California Department of Conservation California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 4 California Department of Transportation, Division of Aeronautics California Department of Water Resources California Energy Commission California Governor's Office of Emergency Services California Highway Patrol California Natural Resources Agency California Public Utilities Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2 California State Lands Commission Department of Toxic Substances Control Office of Historic Preservation State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality California Native American Heritage Commission California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3


Environmental Document
OPR form - NOP cover 7-31-2020-signed   PDF 303 K SVP NOP 7   PDF 364 K
OPR form - NOC 7-31-2020-signed 949   PDF 239 K
State Comments
2020070579_CDFW Comment   PDF 370 K 2020070579NAHC Comment   PDF 297 K

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