Horizon West Transmission, LLC formerly (NextEra Energy Transmission West, LLC) and Pacific Gas & Electric Company

Estrella Substation and Paso Robles Area Reinforcement Project

(Application No. A.17-01-023)

Last Update: December 08, 2020

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Draft Environmental Impact Report (Draft EIR)

Draft EIR (all sections combined, without appendices) (149 MB)

Individual Draft EIR Sections

Notice of Availability

Cover Page, Table of Contents, Acronyms and Abbreviations

Executive Summary

  1. Introduction
  2. Project Description
  3. Alternatives Description
  4. Environmental Analysis

    4.0 Introduction to the Analysis
    4.1 Aesthetics
    4.2 Agriculture and Forestry Resources
    4.3 Air Quality
    4.4 Biological Resources
    4.5 Cultural Resources
    4.6 Energy
    4.7 Geology, Soils, Seismicity, and Paleontological Resources
    4.8 Greenhouse Gas Emissions
    4.9 Hazards and Hazardous Materials
    4.10 Hydrology and Water Quality
    4.11 Land Use and Planning
    4.12 Mineral Resources
    4.13 Noise and Vibration
    4.14 Population and Housing
    4.15 Public Services
    4.16 Recreation
    4.17 Transportation
    4.18 Tribal Cultural Resources
    4.19 Utilities and Service Systems
    4.20 Wildfire

  5. Alternatives Analysis Summary and Comparison of Alternatives
  6. Other Statutory Considerations and Cumulative Impacts
  7. Report Preparations
  8. References


A. Local Laws, Regulations, Policies and Plans
B. Final Alternatives Screening Report
C. Air Quality, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, and Energy Analyses
D. Biological Resources Supporting Information
E. Noise Analysis Calculations
F. Mitigation Monitoring and Reporting Plan



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