Southern California Edison's
Proposed Banducci Substation Project

(Application A.12-11-011, filed November 15, 2012)


Proponent's Environmental Assessment, 2012 (superseded)

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Note: This document has been superseded by an amended PEA submitted June 6, 2014.
Title Page and Contents
Acronyms and Abbreviations
Executive Summary
Chapter 1. Purpose and Need
Figure 1-1. Proposed Project Location
Figure 1-2. Electrical Needs Area and Substation Study Area
Figure 1-3. Substation Capacity and Electrical Needs Area Peak Demand
Chapter 2. Project Alternatives
Figure 2-1. Alternative Substation Sites
Chapter 3. Project Description
Figure 3-1. Proposed Banducci Substation Layout
Figure 3-2. Typical Distribution Vault
Figure 3-3. Typical Duct Bank
Figure 3-4. Subtransmission Source Line Route Description
Figure 3-5. Subtransmission Structures
Figure 3-6. Proposed Telecommunication Routes
Figure 3-7. Potential Staging Areas
  Chapter 4. Environmental Impact Assessment (17.0MB)
Figure 4.1-1A. Existing Context Photo and Key Observation Point Locations
Figure 4.1-1B. Existing Context Photo Locations
Figure 4.1-2. Existing Context Photos
Figure 4.1-3. Visual Simulations
Figure 4.2-1. Prime Farmland and Williamson Act Properties
Figure 4.3-1. Sensitive Receptors
Figure 4.4-1. Project Location
Figure 4.4-2 (a-c). Topography
Figure 4.4.3 (a-j). Soils
Figure 4.4.4 (a-j). Vegetation
Figure 4.4-5. CNDDB Occurrences
Figure 4.8-1. Fire Hazard Zones
Figure 4.9-1. Hydrology and Floodplain Boundaries
Figure 4.10-1. General Plan Land Uses
Figure 4.10-2. Kern County Zoning
Figure 4.11-1. Mineral Resources Data
Figure 4.14-1. Public Services in the Proposed Project Vicinity
Figure 4.15-1A. Recreation Resources in the Proposed Project Vicinity
Figure 4.15-1B. Parks and Open Spaces
Figure 4.16-1. Average Daily Traffic Locations
Figure 4.16-2. Truck Routes
  Chapter 5. Comparison of Alternatives
  Chapter 6. Mandatory Findings of Significance

Appendix A. CEQA Checklist
Appendix B. List of Preparers
Appendix C. Air Quality Technical Report and Calculations
Appendix D. Biological Resources Technical Report (8.5MB)
Appendix E. Visual Resources Methodology Memorandum
Appendix F. Agency Consultation
Appendix G. Public Involvement


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