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EA Available for Public Review and Comment Until June 8, 2017
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Carson City District, Stillwater Field Office has completed an Environmental Assessment (EA) for the Dixie Meadows Geothermal Development Project in Churchill and Pershing Counties, Nevada, EA # DOI-BLM-NV-C010-2016-0014-EA.  The BLM is seeking public comments and input on this EA and public input under Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act for the project.  This includes seeking information and identifying historic properties in or near the project area.  The EA will be available for public review and comment until June 8, 2017.

This EA analyzes the proposal by ORNI 32 LLC and potential impacts from the proposed development of this project that entails the construction of up to two 30 Megawatt net rated geothermal power plants; drilling, testing, and operating up to 15 geothermal production and injection well sites and 8 core hole sites; constructing and operating pipelines to carry geothermal fluid between well fields and the power plant(s)s; and constructing either a 120-kilovolt (kV) or a 230-kV gen-tie and associated structures.  
 
 
 

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