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§ 799. Petition for Change to Add a Power Plant to Existing Works.


Barclays Official California Code of Regulations Currentness
Title 23. Waters
Division 3. State Water Resources Control Board and Regional Water Quality Control Boards
Chapter 2. Appropriation of Water
Article 15. Changes in Point of Diversion, Place of Use, or Purpose of Use
23 CCR § 799
§ 799. Petition for Change to Add a Power Plant to Existing Works.
(a) Persons having a permit or license for the use of water may petition the board to add generation of power to the permit or license as a beneficial use when the water can be used for the generation of power without changing the streamflow regime. The criteria that shall be considered in determining whether there would be a change in the streamflow regime include, but are not limited to, the following: (1) Will the rate and volume of flow be changed? (2) Will the water temperature be changed? (3) Will there be changes in the concentration of dissolved oxygen or turbidity? (4) Will there be changes in the timing of water releases from any existing water diversion or storage facility? (5) Will there be a change in the point of discharge or will any additional section of watercourse be bypassed?
(b) See Section 730 concerning when a new application must be filed.
Note: Authority cited: Section 1058, Water Code. Reference: Sections 106.7, 110, 1250.5, 1381, 1394, 1396, 1397, 1490, 1491, 1611, 1700, 1701, 1702, 1703, 1704, 1704.1, 1704.2, 1704.3, 1704.4, 1705, 1705.5 and 1706, Water Code.
1. New section filed 1-16-87; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 87, No. 10).
2. Amendment filed 12-13-93; operative 1-12-94 (Register 93, No. 51).
This database is current through 6/24/22 Register 2022, No. 25
23 CCR § 799, 23 CA ADC § 799
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