Coal EA's


PENDING APPLICATIONS & ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENTS

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Company & Application Name Document Date Public Notice with Open Comment Periods
Cloud Peak Energy: Prospecting Bond Release XB1 for 321
Bond Release Application
Completeness Determination

06/19/20
07/21/20
Public Notice for Completeness Determination will be published in the Powder River Examiner July 30 and August 6, 2020.
*Proposed Comment Period End Date: September 7, 2020
Decker Coal Company: East Decker Coal Mine Amendment AM2
Amendment Application
1st Round Completeness Deficiency
Response to 1st Round Completeness Deficiency
2nd Round Completeness Deficiency
Response to 2nd Round Completeness Deficiency
Completeness Determination
1st Round Acceptability Determination

09/21/18
12/18/19
02/01/19
05/02/19
06/26/19
08/27/19
12/20/19
Public Portal: http://svc.mt.gov/deq/myCOALPublic/
Spring Creek Coal: Amendment AM5
Amendment Application
1st Round Completeness Deficiency
Response to 1st Round Completeness Deficiency
Completeness Determination
1st Round Acceptability Deficiency
Response to 1st Round Acceptability Deficiency
2nd Completeness Determination
2nd Round Acceptability Deficiency
Alluvial Valley Floor Determination
Response to 2nd Round Acceptability Deficiency
3rd Round Acceptability Deficiency
Response to 3th Round Acceptability Deficiency
4th Round Acceptability Deficiency
Response to 4th Round Acceptability Deficiency
5th Round Acceptability Deficiency
Response to 5th Round Acceptability Deficiency
6th Round Acceptability Deficiency

12/30/16
03/29/16
05/04/16
08/02/16
11/29/16
03/16/17
03/21/17
07/14/17
Nov 2017
12/20/17
04/10/18
04/17/18
08/03/18
08/07/18
09/04/18
09/05/18
01/03/19


Public Portal: http://svc.mt.gov/deq/myCOALPublic/

Western Energy: Amendment AM5 (Area B)
Amendment Application
1st Round Completeness Deficiency
Response to 1st Round Completeness Deficiency
2nd Round Completeness Deficiency
Response to 2nd Round Completeness Deficiency
Completeness Determination
1st Round Acceptability Deficiency
Response to 1st Round Acceptability Deficiency
2nd Round Acceptability Deficiency
Response to 2nd Round Acceptability Deficiency
3rd Round Acceptability Deficiency
Response to 3rd Round Acceptability Deficiency
4th Round Acceptability Deficiency
Response to 4th Round Acceptability Deficiency
5th Round Acceptability Deficiency
Response to 5th Round Acceptability Deficiency
6th Round Acceptability Deficiency

02/17/17
03/28/17
04/20/17
05/23/17
05/23/17
05/24/17
09/20/17
12/06/17
04/05/18
07/30/18
11/26/19
03/22/19
07/12/19
11/05/19
02/25/20
04/28/20
07/24/20

View Permit by going to:

http://svc.mt.gov/deq/myCOALPublic/

Site Name Rosebud Mine/Permit ID C1984003B

Western Energy: Area B Bond Release SL16
Bond Release Application
Completeness Determination
1st Round Acceptability Deficiency
2nd Round Acceptability Deficiency

12/20/16
02/14/17
08/08/17
11/08/17
 
Western Energy: Area F Transfer SO1
Transfer Application
1st Round Deficiency
*For additional application materials please reference MR4 in ePermit

02/27/20
07/21/20
Public Notice for Determination will be published in the Independent Press on July 30, 2020
*Proposed Comment Period End Date: August 14, 2020

*Anticipated dates of publication and comment period end dates cannot be confirmed until the receipt of the Affidavit of Publication from the newspaper.