Notice of Intent to Prepare an Environmental Assessment for Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) Renewable Energy Program Interim Policy Leasing for Marine Hydrokinetic Technology Testing Offshore Florida

Docket ID: BOEM-2011-0012
Agency: Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM)
Parent Agency: Department of the Interior (DOI)
This notice is being published as an initial step for the purpose of involving Federal agencies, states, tribes, local government, and the public in the leasing decision for an offshore technology testing facility located on the OCS, in accordance with the Department of the Interior and the Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) regulations implementing the provisions of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) of 1969 as amended (42 U.S.C. 4321 et seq.). On November 6, 2007, the Minerals Management Service (MMS), now BOEMRE, announced an interim policy for authorizing the issuance of leases for the installation of offshore data collection and technology testing facilities on the OCS (72 FR 62673). A lease application has been submitted pursuant to the interim policy, initiating the need for an EA.
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Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: None
Type: Nonrulemaking

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Comment Period Closed
Jun 23, 2011 11:59 PM ET
Posted: 05/24/2011
ID: BOEM-2011-0012-0001

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