Development of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (SEIS) for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline (ACP) was announced June 11 by the U.S. Forest Service (USFS). The Notice of Intent, published in the Federal Register, is in response to the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals action of December 13,
A coalition environmental and conservation organizations, most of them ABRA members, filed a motion on May 30 with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) requesting that the Commission supplement the Environmental Impact Statement for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline (ACP) to address significant new information bearing on the project’s environmental impacts.
- – The Recorder – 6/4/20
The Sierra Club has asked the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to conduct a Revised or Supplemental Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for the proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline. In Sierra’s July 19 filing with FERC, it sites numerous deficiencies in the DEIS (which subsequently were not corrected in the Final Environmental Impact Statement released on July 21).
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) wasted little time in following-up with Dominion Transmission, Inc. (DTI) to seek additional information and clarifications on numerous items, many of which were flagged in comments filed about the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline (ACP).
The Virginia Outdoors Foundation (VOF) wrote the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) on March 10 reiterating its concerns over the proposed crossing of 10 conservation easements held by the VOF, but also setting forth several recommended conditions that should be imposed should the Atlantic Coast Pipeline be approved by FERC.