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Categorical Exclusion Determinations: B1.31

Existing Regulations

B1.31: Installation or relocation of machinery and equipment
Installation or relocation and operation of machinery and equipment (including, but not limited to, laboratory equipment, electronic hardware, manufacturing machinery, maintenance equipment, and health and safety equipment), provided that uses of the installed or relocated items are consistent with the general missions of the receiving structure. Covered actions include modifications to an existing building, within or contiguous to a previously disturbed or developed area, that are necessary for equipment installation and relocation. Such modifications would not appreciably increase the footprint or height of the existing building or have the potential to cause significant changes to the type and magnitude of environmental impacts.

Previous Regulations

Categorical Exclusion Determinations dated before November 14th, 2011 were issued under previous DOE NEPA regulations. See the Notice of Final Rulemaking (76 FR 63763, 10/13/2011) for information changes to this categorical exclusion.

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  • September 4, 2013

    Development of Manufacturing Technology to Accelerate Cost Reduction of Low Concentration Photovoltaic Modules
    CX(s) Applied: A9, B1.31, B3.6
    Date: 09/04/2013
    Location(s): California
    Offices(s): Golden Field Office

  • June 5, 2013

    Disposition of Kerr Hollow Quarry Shredder Project
    CX(s) Applied: B1.3, B1.28, B1.31
    Date: 06/05/2013
    Location(s): Tennessee
    Offices(s): Y-12 Site Office

  • May 30, 2013

    Laufer Wind Group National Wind Technology Center Structure Lighting Tests
    CX(s) Applied: B1.31, B5.15
    Date: 05/30/2013
    Location(s): Colorado
    Offices(s): Golden Field Office

  • May 17, 2013

    Substation Maintenance and Renovation Activities
    CX(s) Applied: B1.3, B1.7, B1.11, B1.27, B1.31, B1.33, B2.2, B2.3, B2.5, B4.6
    Date: 05/17/2013
    Location(s): Colorado, Wyoming, Nebraska, Montana, Utah
    Offices(s): Western Area Power Administration-Rocky Mountain Region

  • May 5, 2013

    2013 B17 Renovation
    CX(s) Applied: B1.4, B1.15, B1.31, B2.1
    Date: 05/03/2013
    Location(s): West Virginia
    Offices(s): National Energy Technology Laboratory

  • April 25, 2013

    High Density Fuel Material for Light Water Reactors
    CX(s) Applied: B1.31
    Date: 04/25/2013
    Location(s): Idaho
    Offices(s): Idaho Operations Office

  • April 22, 2013

    Tank 13 Dismantle and Remove (D&R) Equipment - General
    CX(s) Applied: B1.31
    Date: 04/22/2013
    Location(s): South Carolina
    Offices(s): Savannah River Operations Office

  • April 22, 2013

    Installation of Downcomer in Tank 15 Riser-1 for Liquid Additions for Rewetting Activities
    CX(s) Applied: B1.31
    Date: 04/22/2013
    Location(s): South Carolina
    Offices(s): Savannah River Operations Office

  • February 20, 2013

    Liquefaction of Forest Biomass to "Drop-In" Hydrocarbon Biofuels
    CX(s) Applied: A9, B1.31, B3.6, B3.8
    Date: 02/20/2013
    Location(s): Iowa
    Offices(s): Golden Field Office

  • February 14, 2013

    Alternate Spacing Heating Systems Residential Cold Climate Heat Pump
    CX(s) Applied: A9, B1.31, B3.6, B5.1
    Date: 02/14/2013
    Location(s): Missouri
    Offices(s): Golden Field Office

  • January 24, 2013

    Hydrogen Recycling System Demonstration
    CX(s) Applied: A9, B1.31, B5.1
    Date: 01/24/2013
    Location(s): New York
    Offices(s): Golden Field Office

  • January 24, 2013

    Advanced Battery Concepts- State Energy Program
    CX(s) Applied: B1.31, B5.1
    Date: 01/24/2013
    Location(s): Michigan
    Offices(s): Golden Field Office

  • January 16, 2013

    Western's Power Marketing Operations Center New Fiber Optic Cable Installation
    CX(s) Applied: B1.31, B2.2, B4.7
    Date: 01/16/2013
    Location(s): Colorado
    Offices(s): Western Area Power Administration-Rocky Mountain Region

  • January 14, 2013

    High Density Fuel Material for Light Water Reactors (LWRs)
    CX(s) Applied: B1.31
    Date: 01/14/2013
    Location(s): Idaho
    Offices(s): Nuclear Energy

  • January 14, 2013

    Advanced Battery Concepts
    CX(s) Applied: B1.31, B5.1
    Date: 01/14/2013
    Location(s): Michigan
    Offices(s): Golden Field Office

  • January 8, 2013

    Building 4 Drain Line Replacement
    CX(s) Applied: B1.3, B1.15, B1.31
    Date: 01/08/2013
    Location(s): Oregon
    Offices(s): National Energy Technology Laboratory

  • December 20, 2012

    Project to "Establish a Muon Gyromagnetic Ratio Measurement (g-2) Experiment within the Muon Campus
    CX(s) Applied: B1.30, B1.31, B3.10
    Date: 12/20/2012
    Location(s): Illinois
    Offices(s): Fermi Site Office

  • December 19, 2012

    Demonstrate Use of Various Distributed Energy Resources to Reduce Peak Load on Selected Feeders
    CX(s) Applied: A1, B1.3, B1.7, B1.31, B2.2, B4.4, B4.13, B5.1, B4.8
    Date: 12/19/2012
    Location(s): Colorado
    Offices(s): National Energy Technology Laboratory

  • December 14, 2012

    Washington River Protection Solutions LLC - Installation or Relocation of Machinery and Equipment
    CX(s) Applied: B1.31
    Date: 12/14/2012
    Location(s): Washington
    Offices(s): River Protection-Richland Operations Office

  • December 13, 2012

    Sologen Geothermal Co-Production Field Demonstration
    CX(s) Applied: A9, B1.31, B3.1, B4.12, B5.5, B5.12, B5.15
    Date: 12/13/2012
    Location(s): Texas
    Offices(s): Golden Field Office

  • December 5, 2012

    Mission Support Alliance Annual Categorical Exclusion for Installation or Relocation of Machinery and Equipment under 10 CFR 1021, Subpart D, Appendix B
    CX(s) Applied: B1.31
    Date: 12/05/2012
    Location(s): Washington
    Offices(s): River Protection-Richland Operations Office

  • November 21, 2012

    In-Situ X-Ray Analysis of Rapid Thermal Processing for Thin-Fil Solar Cells
    CX(s) Applied: A9, B1.31, B3.6
    Date: 11/21/2012
    Location(s): California, Colorado
    Offices(s): Golden Field Office

  • November 19, 2012

    Alterations to Existing Buildings, Construction of Small-Scale Support Structures, and Relocation of Machinery and Equipment
    CX(s) Applied: B1.11, B1.15, B1.31
    Date: 11/19/2012
    Location(s): Tennessee, California, California, Virginia
    Offices(s): Oak Ridge Office

  • October 24, 2012

    Routine Operating and Administrative Activities (ROAA)
    CX(s) Applied: A8, A9, A11, B1.3, B1.23, B1.31
    Date: 10/24/2012
    Location(s): Missouri
    Offices(s): Kansas City Site Office

  • September 18, 2012

    New Orleans Emergency Generator Installation (900 Building)
    CX(s) Applied: B1.31
    Date: 09/18/2012
    Location(s): Louisiana
    Offices(s): Strategic Petroleum Reserve Field Office