Lincoln Solar 1 Application, Industrial Siting Council Public Notice

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Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality

Public Notice:Notice of Request for a Permit and Hearing Filing Information Before the Wyoming Industrial Siting Council Docket Number DEQ/ISC 20-10

 

Pursuant to provisions of the Wyoming Industrial Development Information and Siting Act and Siting Rules and Regulations, Notice is hereby given that Broad Reach Power LLC., filed an application with the Wyoming Industrial Siting Council for construction of a solar project, Lincoln Solar 1, located near Cokeville, in Lincoln County.  The applicant proposes to construct a solar energy facility to produce up to 80 megawatts of energy.  The project components include photo-voltaic panels, racking, wiring, inverter units, collector system, substation, metering and control house.  The project is located on 430 acres near the town of Cokeville, on private land in Lincoln County.  No federally managed lands are located within the project area.  The 20-month construction schedule is anticipated to commence in March 2022 and be completed in December 2023.  Construction manpower is anticipated to peak at 250 workers during July 2022.  The public may review a copy of the Permit Application at the Lincoln County Library, 519 Emerald Street, Kemmerer, Wyoming, at the Lincoln County Clerk’s Office, 925 Sage Avenue, Suite 101, First Floor , Kemmerer, Wyoming, at the Uinta County Library, 701 Main Street, Evanston, Wyoming, at the Uinta County Clerk’s Office, 225 9th Street, Evanston, Wyoming, at the Diamondville Town Clerk’s Office, Diamondville, Wyoming, at the Cokeville Town Clerk’s Office, 110 Pine Street, Cokeville, Wyoming, at the Kemmerer City Clerk’s Office, 220 Wyoming Highway 223, Kemmerer, Wyoming, at the Evanston City Clerk’s Office, 1200 Main Street, Evanston, Wyoming, at the Wyoming State Library, 2800 Central Avenue, Cheyenne, Wyoming, or at the web page of the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality, http://deq.wyoming.gov/isd/application-permits/resources/lincoln-solar/ .

 

Notice of Hearing

Pursuant to W. S. 16-3-107, Notice is hereby given that the Wyoming Industrial Siting Council will conduct a contested case hearing on the Application for a Permit for the Lincoln Solar Project at 8:30 A.M. on October 18-19, 2021 at the Roundhouse, 1500 Main Street, Evanston, WY.  The Council will consider the applicant’s request for a Permit pursuant to the provisions of the Industrial Development Information and Siting Act (W. S. 35-12-101 et. seq.) and the Rules and Regulations adopted thereunder.  Persons eligible pursuant to W. S. 35-12-111 and wishing to participate must notify the Industrial Siting Council in writing by September 28, 2021 and participate in the pre-hearing virtual meeting on October 7, 2021 at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8753818316269084176.

You must register for the virtual hearing.  Persons desiring to make a limited appearance statement only may submit a written statement as provided by W. S. 35-12-111(c). 

 

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, special assistance or alternative formats will be available upon request for individuals with disabilities.

 

Dated this 2nd Day of August, 2021

Industrial Siting Division, Department of Environmental Quality

200 West 17th Street, 4th Floor

Cheyenne, Wyoming, 82002

Telephone: (307) 777-7369

Fax: (307) 777-5973

Email: david.koskelowski3@wyo.gov