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Keowee – Toxaway Online Library

This online library provides information about the relicensing of the Keowee-Toxaway Hydroelectric Project. The library contains:

Comprehensive Report submitted to the US Army Corps of Engineers and Southeastern Power Administration (Submitted April 4, 2014)

Draft License Application (Submitted March 31, 2014)

Updated Study Report Meeting Summary (Submitted February 20, 2014)
Note: This filing includes the following elements: Cover Letter, Updated Study Report Meeting Summary, Meeting Agenda, and Presentation Slides

Updated Study Report(Submitted January 24, 2014)
Note: This filing includes the following study reports:  Appendix A – Addendum to Keowee Reservoir Water Quality Modeling Study Report – W2 Model Results Comparing Water Quality Predicted Under Duke Energy Trial Balloon (WQ3) and Revised (WQ4) Operational Conditions, Appendix B – Addendum to Keowee Reservoir Water Quality Modeling Study Report – W2 Model Results from Climate Change Scenarios Using 1998 and 2008 Duke Energy Trial Balloon (WQ3) Conditions, Appendix C – Addendum to the Operations Model Study Report, and Appendix D – Water Supply Study Report Addendum 2

Study Progress Report (Submitted November 6, 2013)
Note: This filing includes the following study reports: Fish Community Assessment Study FERC Required Fish Entrainment Modification and revised Botanical Study

Relicensing Agreement

Final Study Reports (Submitted April 29, 2013)
Note: This filing includes the following study reports: Operations Model Study Report, Mammal Study Report, Keowee Reservoir Water Quality Model Study Report, Recreation Use and Needs Study Report”

Initial Study Report Meeting Summary (Submitted February 22, 2013)
Note: This filing includes the following study reports: Jocassee Forebay and Tailwater Water Quality Report; Botanical Study Report; Avian Study Report

Initial Study Report (Submitted January 25, 2013)
Note: This filing includes the following study reports: Fish Community Survey; Hydro Structures National Register of Historic Places Assessment Report; Shoreline Erosion Study Report; Reservoir Level and Project Flow Releases Report; Addendum to Model Verification Report; Water Supply Study Report; Water Supply Study Report Addendum 1; Wetlands Study Report

Study Progress Report (Submitted November 9, 2012)

Study Progress Report (Submitted June 15, 2012)

FERC Study Plan Determination (Issued January 27, 2012)

Revised Study Plan (Submitted December 22, 2011 and supplemented January 13, 2012)

Comprehensive Report submitted to the US Army Corps of Engineers & Southeastern Power Administration (Submitted December 20, 2011)

Study Plan Meeting Summary (September 13-14, 2011)

Proposed Study Plan (Submitted August 26, 2011)

FERC Scoping Document 2 (Issued August 25, 2011)

FERC Scoping Document 1 (Issued May 17, 2011)

Notice of Intent and Pre-Application Document (Submitted March 11, 2011)

Stakeholder Team Meeting Summaries

Keowee-Toxaway Community Newsletter Archive

Duke Public Relicensing Library

Public relicensing records, as well as Project reference documents, are available for review at the Duke Energy Center Building located at 526 S. Church Street in Charlotte, North Carolina. There will be no charge for viewing the documents in person at the Duke public relicensing library. Access to the Duke Energy Center is controlled, and requires an escort and advance notice. Submit requests to inspect the public relicensing library to ktrelicensing@duke-energy.com or Jennifer Huff at the address below.

Jennifer Huff
Duke Energy
EC12Y
PO Box 1006
Charlotte, NC 28201-1006

Public Library Access

Duke will provide a copy of the Notice of Intent, Pre-Application Document, Proposed Study Plans, Final Study Plans, Preliminary License Proposal or Draft License Application, and Final License Application to public libraries located near the Project. These libraries, their locations, and their phone numbers are as follows:

Central-Clemson Regional Library
105 Commons Way
Central, SC 29630
(864) 639-2711

Oconee County Main Library at Walhalla
501 W. South Broad Street
Walhalla, SC 29691
(864) 638-4133

Salem Public Library
5 Park Avenue
Salem, SC 29676
(864) 944-0912

Seneca Public Library
300 E. South Second Street
Seneca, SC 29678
(864) 882-4855

Pickens County Library - Village Branch
124 N. Catherine Street
Pickens, SC 29671
(864) 898-5747

Requests for Restricted Information

Certain documents are restricted from general distribution. These documents include: (1) those covered under the FERC’s regulations protecting Critical Energy Infrastructure Information (CEII) (18 CFR 388.113); (2) archaeological survey reports or other information identifying the locations of Historic Properties; and (3) reports that contain information regarding the locations of rare, threatened, or endangered species. Submit data requests for this type of information to ktrelicensing@duke-energy.com. Requests for access to this information will be evaluated under Duke’s policies, relevant FERC regulations, and applicable laws.

All requests for public records should clearly indicate the document name, publication date (if known), and FERC Project No. 2503. A reproduction charge and postage costs may be assessed for hard copies requested by the public.  Submitted March 11, 2011