Southern Mississippi Electric Power Association
Plant Ratcliffe – Kemper County Integrated Gasification Combined-Cycle (IGCC) Project
Notice of Adoption
Federal Register Notice
EPA Federal Register Notice
Record of Decision
Southern Mississippi Electric Power Association (SMEPA) has requested assistance from the USDA Rural Utilities Service (RUS) to finance an ownership interest in the Plant Ratcliffe – Kemper County IGCC Project, located in Kemper County, Mississippi. RUS has adopted the Final Environmental Impact Statement prepared by the Department of Energy (DOE) in cooperation with the US Army Corps of Engineers to fulfill RUS’s responsibilities under the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA).
To obtain additional information or provide comments, please contact Emily Orler, Environmental Protection Specialist. Ms. Orler may be reached at 202-720-1414; email: firstname.lastname@example.org; or Rural Utilities Service, 1400 Independence Ave., SW, Mail Stop 1571, Washington, DC 20250.
The Final EIS may be accessed here: http://www.netl.doe.gov/technologies/coalpower/