Initial Study No. 8116 and Unclassified Conditional Use Permit Application No. 3718.


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Fresno County
Document Title
Initial Study No. 8116 and Unclassified Conditional Use Permit Application No. 3718.
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
Document Description
Allow the construction, operation, and ultimate decommissioning of a battery energy storage system consisting of lithium-ion based battery modules housed in purpose-built metal enclosures with integrated power conversion equipment, fire suppression system, transformer and 115kV transmission poles for the overhead wires crossing McCall Avenue for interconnection to nearby PG&E Sanger substation. The project will be located on an approximately 11.3-acre portion of a 37.56-acre parcel in the AE-20 (Exclusive Agriculture; 20-acre minimum parcel size) Zone District. The project site is located on the northeast corner of S. McCall and E. Jensen Avenues approximately 1.26 miles west of the city limits of City of Sanger (APN 314-080-36) (10018 E. Jensen Avenue) (Sup. Dist. 4).

Contact Information

Ejaz Ahmad
Agency Name
County of Fresno
Job Title
Planner III
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Northern California
Cross Streets
Northeast corner of S. McCall and E. Jensen Avenues
Total Acres
Parcel #

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
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 Resources Recycling and Recovery, California Department of Transportation, District 6 (DOT), California Department of Water Resources (DWR), California Energy Commission, California Highway Patrol (CHP), California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Natural Resources Agency, California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Fresno Region 5 (RWQCB), Central Valley Flood Protection Board, Department of Toxic Substances Control, Office of Historic Preservation, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, District 23, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 (CDFW)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 (CDFW)
Development Types
Commercial (Sq. Ft. 493534, Acres 37.56, Employees 2)
Local Actions
Use Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Energy, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Mandatory Findings of Significance, Mineral Resources, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Recreation, Schools/Universities, Septic System, Solid Waste, Transportation, Tribal Cultural Resources, Utilities/Service Systems, Wetland/Riparian, Wildfire
Local Review Period Start
Local Review Period End


Notice of Completion [NOC] Transmittal form
State Comment Letters [Comments from state reviewing agencies]

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