Southern California Edison's
Proposed Banducci Substation Project

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


Amended Proponent's Environmental Assessment

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Title Page
Acronyms and Abbreviations
Chapter 1. PEA Summary
Figure 1.1. Proposed Project Location
Figure 1.2. Electrical Needs Area and Substation Study Area
Chapter 2. Purpose and Need
Figure 2.1. Substation Capacity and Electrical Needs Area Peak Demand
Chapter 3. Project Description
Figure 3.1. Proposed Banducci Substation Layout and Plan
Figure 3.2. Proposed Telecommunication Routes
Figure 3.3. Existing 12 kV Distribution System
Figure 3.4. Banducci 66 kV / 12 kV Substation Electrical Needs Area System Configuration
Figure 3.5. Subtransmission Source Line Route Description
Figure 3.6. Subtransmission Structures
Figure 3.7. Typical Distribution Vault
Figure 3.8. Typical Duct Bank
Figure 3.9. Potential Staging Areas
Chapter 4. Environmental Impact Assessment (14.8MB)
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 4.6-1. Alquist-Priolo Zones in the Proposed Project Vicinity
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. Detailed Discussion of Significant Impacts
Figure 5.1. Alternative Substation Sites
Chapter 6. Other Process-related Data Needs
Certificate of Service
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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