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Palen Solar Project
The Final Supplemental Impact Statement (EIS)/ Environmental Impact Report (EIR) and Proposed California Desert Conservation Area (CDCA) Plan Amendment was open for a 30-day protest period following the date the Environmental Protection Agency published its Notice of Availability in the Federal Register. Instructions for how to protest were provided in the Dear Reader letter in the Final Supplemental EIS/EIR. The Record of Decision for this project was signed October, 2018, and a notice published in the Federal Register November 2, 2018.
 
 
 
Right-of-Way
Document Name Release Date Available Formats Public Participation
Right-of-Way 05/13/2019 Palen ROW Grant (4303 KB)     

2018 Record of Decision: Palen Solar Project-Decision to Amend CDCA Plan and Authorize Right-of-Way
Document Name Release Date Available Formats Public Participation
Palen Signed ROD 508c_1 10/29/2018 Palen Signed ROD 508c_1.pdf (685 KB)     
Palen Solar ROD Appendix A - Biological Opinion 508c 10/29/2018 Palen Solar ROD Appendix A - Biological Opinion 508c.pdf (1759 KB)     
Palen Solar ROD Appendix B - Monitoring Enforcement Program 10/29/2018 Palen Solar ROD Appendix B - Monitoring Enforcement Program.pdf (959 KB)     
Palen Solar ROD Appendix C - Errata 10/29/2018 Palen Solar ROD Appendix C - Errata.pdf (242 KB)     
Palen Solar ROD Appendix D Map 508c 10/29/2018 Palen Solar ROD Appendix D Map 508c.pdf (737 KB)     
Palen FRN ROD NOA 2018-24017 11/02/2018 Palen FRN ROD NOA 2018-24017.pdf (174 KB)     

Final 2018 Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement/ Environmental Impact Report/ Land Use Plan Amendment
Document Name Release Date Available Formats Public Participation
Palen Solar Project Final EIS-EIR-LUPA Main Text WEB 05/18/2018 Palen Solar Project Final EIS-EIR-LUPA Main Text WEB.pdf (40595 KB)     
Appendix A Figures 05/18/2018 Appendix A Figures.pdf (48518 KB)     
Appendix B Biological Resources 05/18/2018 Appendix B Biological Resources.pdf (8314 KB)     
Appendix C Paleontological Resources 05/18/2018 Appendix C Paleontological Resources.pdf (2627 KB)     
Appendix D Section 106 Outreach 05/18/2018 Appendix D Section 106 Outreach.pdf (40053 KB)     
Appendix E Air Quality and Greenhouse Gas Calculations 05/18/2018 Appendix E Air Quality and Greenhouse Gas Calculations.pdf (841 KB)     
Appendix F Noise and Vibration Calculations 05/18/2018 Appendix F Noise and Vibration Calculations.pdf (299 KB)     
Appendix G Water Supply Assessment (1) 05/18/2018 Appendix G Water Supply Assessment (1).pdf (6186 KB)     
Appendix H DRECP and CMA Crosswalk (1) 05/18/2018 Appendix H DRECP and CMA Crosswalk (1).pdf (1537 KB)     
Appendix I.1 and I.2 Introduction to Comments and Responses 05/18/2018 Appendix I.1 and I.2 Introduction to Comments and Responses.pdf (1079 KB)     
Appendix I.3-A Comments from Public Agencies 05/18/2018 Appendix I.3-A Comments from Public Agencies.pdf (22161 KB)     
Appendix I.3-B Comments from Organizations pt1 05/18/2018 Appendix I.3-B Comments from Organizations pt1.pdf (24671 KB)     
Appendix I.3-B Comments from Organizations pt2 05/18/2018 Appendix I.3-B Comments from Organizations pt2.pdf (38830 KB)     
Appendix I.3-B Comments from Organizations pt3 05/18/2018 Appendix I.3-B Comments from Organizations pt3.pdf (21671 KB)     
Appendix I.3-C Comments from Tribal Governments 05/18/2018 Appendix I.3-C Comments from Tribal Governments.pdf (13501 KB)     
Appendix I.3-D Comments from Individuals 05/18/2018 Appendix I.3-D Comments from Individuals.pdf (6681 KB)     
Appendix I.3-E Comments from EDF RE 05/18/2018 Appendix I.3-E Comments from EDF RE.pdf (30987 KB)     
Appendix I.4 Responses to Comments 05/18/2018 Appendix I.4 Responses to Comments.pdf (1110 KB)     
Appendix J Mitigation and Monitoring Report Program 05/18/2018 Appendix J Mitigation and Monitoring Report Program.pdf (2521 KB)     

2017 Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement/ Environmental Impact Report/ Land Use Plan Amendment
Document Name Release Date Available Formats Public Participation
Chapters 1-3 10/27/2017 Chapters 1-3.pdf (19680 KB)     
Chapters 4-7 10/27/2017 Chapters 4-7.pdf (17725 KB)     
Appendix A Figures 1-1 to 3.21-9 10/27/2017 Appendix A Figures 1-1 to 3.21-9.pdf (47464 KB)     
Appendix A Figures 4.1-1 to 4.18-10 10/27/2017 Appendix A Figures 4.1-1 to 4.18-10.pdf (13332 KB)     
Appendix B-H 10/27/2017 Appendix B-H.pdf (25669 KB)     
Appendix C Paleontological Resources 03/08/2019 Appendix C Paleontological Resources.pdf (2627 KB)     
Appendix B Biological Resources 04/06/2018 Appendix B Biological Resources.pdf (8314 KB)     
Appendix D Section 106 Outreach 04/06/2018 Appendix D Section 106 Outreach.pdf (40053 KB)     
Appendix E Air Quality and Greenhouse Gas Calculations 04/06/2018 Appendix E Air Quality and Greenhouse Gas Calculations.pdf (841 KB)     
Appendix F Noise and Vibration Calculations 04/06/2018 Appendix F Noise and Vibration Calculations.pdf (299 KB)     
Appendix G Water Supply Assessment 04/06/2018 Appendix G Water Supply Assessment.pdf (5663 KB)     
Appendix H DRECP and CMA Crosswalk 04/06/2018 Appendix H DRECP and CMA Crosswalk.pdf (1059 KB)     
Appendix I.1 and I.2 Introduction to Comments and Responses 04/06/2018 Appendix I.1 and I.2 Introduction to Comments and Responses.pdf (1079 KB)     
Appendix I.3-A Comments from Public Agencies 04/06/2018 Appendix I.3-A Comments from Public Agencies.pdf (22161 KB)     
Appendix I.3-B Comments from Organizations pt1 04/06/2018 Appendix I.3-B Comments from Organizations pt1.pdf (24671 KB)     
Appendix I.3-B Comments from Organizations pt2 04/06/2018 Appendix I.3-B Comments from Organizations pt2.pdf (38830 KB)     
Appendix I.3-B Comments from Organizations pt3 04/06/2018 Appendix I.3-B Comments from Organizations pt3.pdf (21671 KB)     
Appendix I.3-C Comments from Tribal Governments 04/06/2018 Appendix I.3-C Comments from Tribal Governments.pdf (13501 KB)     
Appendix I.3-D Comments from Individuals 04/06/2018 Appendix I.3-D Comments from Individuals.pdf (6681 KB)     
Appendix I.3-E Comments from EDF RE 04/06/2018 Appendix I.3-E Comments from EDF RE.pdf (30987 KB)     
Appendix I.4 Responses to Comments 04/06/2018 Appendix I.4 Responses to Comments.pdf (1110 KB)     
Appendix J Mitigation and Monitoring Report Program 04/06/2018 Appendix J Mitigation and Monitoring Report Program.pdf (2521 KB)     
Appendix F Noise and Vibration Calculations 04/06/2018 Appendix F Noise and Vibration Calculations.pdf (299 KB)     
Appendix G Water Supply Assessment 04/06/2018 Appendix G Water Supply Assessment.pdf (5663 KB)     
Appendix H DRECP and CMA Crosswalk 04/06/2018 Appendix H DRECP and CMA Crosswalk.pdf (1059 KB)     
Appendix I.1 and I.2 Introduction to Comments and Responses 04/06/2018 Appendix I.1 and I.2 Introduction to Comments and Responses.pdf (1079 KB)     
Appendix I.3-A Comments from Public Agencies 04/06/2018 Appendix I.3-A Comments from Public Agencies.pdf (22161 KB)     
Appendix I.3-B Comments from Organizations pt1 04/06/2018 Appendix I.3-B Comments from Organizations pt1.pdf (24671 KB)     
Appendix I.3-B Comments from Organizations pt2 04/06/2018 Appendix I.3-B Comments from Organizations pt2.pdf (38830 KB)     
Appendix I.3-B Comments from Organizations pt3 04/06/2018 Appendix I.3-B Comments from Organizations pt3.pdf (21671 KB)     
Appendix I.3-C Comments from Tribal Governments 04/06/2018 Appendix I.3-C Comments from Tribal Governments.pdf (13501 KB)     
Appendix I.3-D Comments from Individuals 04/06/2018 Appendix I.3-D Comments from Individuals.pdf (6681 KB)     
Appendix I.3-E Comments from EDF RE 04/06/2018 Appendix I.3-E Comments from EDF RE.pdf (30987 KB)     
Appendix I.4 Responses to Comments 04/06/2018 Appendix I.4 Responses to Comments.pdf (1110 KB)     
Appendix J Mitigation and Monitoring Report Program 04/06/2018 Appendix J Mitigation and Monitoring Report Program.pdf (2521 KB)     
Placeholder 11/02/2018 Appendix A Figures.pdf (48518 KB)     

2017 Notice of Availability Draft Supplemental EIS/EIR
Document Name Release Date Available Formats Public Participation
Notice of Availability 10/27/2017  (2 Files)    
NOA News Release 10/27/2017 NOA News release.pdf (309 KB)     

2017 Plan of Development
Document Name Release Date Available Formats Public Participation
0_Palen Solar Project POD 10/27/2017 0_Palen Solar Project POD.pdf (1207 KB)     
AppxA_Design Plans 10/27/2017 AppxA_Design Plans.pdf (8736 KB)     
AppxG_Map Atlas 10/27/2017 AppxG_Map Atlas.pdf (873 KB)     
AppxE_PSEGS FSA Solar PV Alternative Discussion 10/27/2017 AppxE_PSEGS FSA Solar PV Alternative Discussion.pdf (1320 KB)     
AppxI_Closure, Decommissioning, and Reclamation Plan 10/27/2017 AppxI_Closure, Decommissioning, and Reclamation Plan.pdf (1490 KB)     
AppxK_Traffic Impact Assessment 10/27/2017 AppxK_Traffic Impact Assessment.pdf (1707 KB)     
AppxM_Security Fencing Memorandum 10/27/2017 AppxM_Security Fencing Memorandum.pdf (542 KB)     
AppxO_Dust Control Plan 10/27/2017 AppxO_Dust Control Plan.pdf (425 KB)     
AppxQ_Health Safety and Noise Plans 10/27/2017 AppxQ_Health Safety and Noise Plans.pdf (663 KB)     
AppxB_Biological Resources Technical Report 10/27/2017 AppxB_Biological Resources Technical Report.pdf (4136 KB)     
AppxS_Preliminary Environmental Monitoring and Compliance Strategy 10/27/2017 AppxS_Preliminary Environmental Monitoring and Compliance Strategy.pdf (761 KB)     
AppxU_Operation and Maintenance Plan 10/27/2017 AppxU_Operation and Maintenance Plan.pdf (491 KB)     
AppxV_Bird and Bat Conservation Strategy 10/27/2017 AppxV_Bird and Bat Conservation Strategy.pdf (5534 KB)     
AppxW_Best Management Practices 10/27/2017 AppxW_Best Management Practices.pdf (456 KB)     
AppxD_Paleontological Resources Plan 10/27/2017 AppxD_Paleontological Resources Plan.pdf (524 KB)     
AppxF_Right-of-way Legal Descriptions 10/27/2017 AppxF_Right-of-way Legal Descriptions.pdf (529 KB)     
AppxH_Water Supply Assessment 10/27/2017 AppxH_Water Supply Assessment.pdf (5374 KB)     
AppxJ_Weed Management Conditions 10/27/2017 AppxJ_Weed Management Conditions.pdf (1197 KB)     
AppxL_PSPP Mitigation Matrix and Applicant Proposed Measures 10/27/2017 AppxL_PSPP Mitigation Matrix and Applicant Proposed Measures.pdf (2021 KB)     
AppxN_Visual Resource Plan 10/27/2017 AppxN_Visual Resource Plan.pdf (516 KB)     
AppxP_Emergency Response Plan 10/27/2017 AppxP_Emergency Response Plan.pdf (755 KB)     
AppxR_Draft Fire Plan 10/27/2017 AppxR_Draft Fire Plan.pdf (798 KB)     
AppxT_Hazardous Materials Management and Spill Draft Plan 10/27/2017 AppxT_Hazardous Materials Management and Spill Draft Plan.pdf (1331 KB)     
AppxC_Cultural Resources Protection and Management Plan 10/27/2017 AppxC_Cultural Resources Protection and Management Plan.pdf (1792 KB)     

Alternative Overview
Document Name Release Date Available Formats Public Participation
Palen Overview Document 03/09/2017 PalenOverview with signature(508) FINAL.pdf (3217 KB)     
Palen Overview Document Figures 03/09/2017 Palen Alts 1-4 final_F508.pdf (649 KB)     

Previous Environmental Documents
Document Name Release Date Available Formats Public Participation
PSEGS Draft SEIS_Vol1 07/19/2013 PSEGS Draft SEIS_Vol1.pdf (3768 KB)     
PSEGS Draft SEIS_Vol2 07/19/2013 PSEGS Draft SEIS_Vol2.pdf (58646 KB)     
PSPP PA-FEIS_Vol1 05/06/2011 PSPP PA-FEIS_Vol1.pdf (4423 KB)     
PSPP PA-FEIS_Vol2A 05/06/2011 PSPP PA-FEIS_Vol2A.pdf (18728 KB)     
PSPP PA-FEIS_Vol2B 05/06/2011 PSPP PA-FEIS_Vol2B.pdf (15912 KB)     

Public Scoping
Document Name Release Date Available Formats Public Participation
Comment Summary Report 11/07/2016 Comment Summary Report.pdf (687 KB)     
Appendix A Public Meeting Notices 11/07/2016 Appendix A Public Meeting Notices.pdf (815 KB)     
Appendix B Public Comments - Category A (Public Agencies) 11/07/2016 Appendix B Public Comments - Category A (Public Agencies).pdf (29124 KB)     
Appendix B Public Comments - Category B (Groups and Organizations) Part 1 of 5 11/07/2016 Appendix B Public Comments - Category B (Groups and Organizations) Part 1 of 5.pdf (5791 KB)     
Appendix B Public Comments - Category B (Groups and Organizations) Part 2 of 5 11/07/2016 Appendix B Public Comments - Category B (Groups and Organizations) Part 2 of 5.pdf (16232 KB)     
Appendix B Public Comments - Category B (Groups and Organizations) Part 3 of 5 11/07/2016 Appendix B Public Comments - Category B (Groups and Organizations) Part 3 of 5.pdf (13015 KB)     
Appendix B Public Comments - Category B (Groups and Organizations) Part 4 of 5 11/07/2016 Appendix B Public Comments - Category B (Groups and Organizations) Part 4 of 5.pdf (28914 KB)     
Appendix B Public Comments - Category B (Groups and Organizations) Part 5 of 5 11/07/2016 Appendix B Public Comments - Category B (Groups and Organizations) Part 5 of 5.pdf (1469 KB)     
Appendix B Public Comments - Category C (Tribal Governments and Organizations) 11/07/2016 Appendix B Public Comments - Category C (Tribal Governments and Organizations).pdf (5301 KB)     
Appendix B Public Comments - Category E (Private Individuals) 11/07/2016 Appendix B Public Comments - Category E (Private Individuals).pdf (4920 KB)