Single Environmental Review Document [Energy] Law and Legal Definition

According to 10 CFR 900.3 [Title 10 Energy; Chapter III Department of Energy; Part 900 Coordination of Federal Authorizations for Electric Transmission Facilities], Single Environmental Review Document means “the total material that the permitting entities develop--with the lead agency for preparing the NEPA document being primarily responsible--and that DOE shall assemble, along with any other material considered necessary and made available by DOE, in order to fulfill Federal obligations for preparing NEPA compliance documents and all other analyses required to comply with all environmental, cultural and historic preservation statutes and regulations under Federal law. This information shall be available to the applicant, all permitting entities, DOE, and all Indian tribes, multistate entities, and State agencies that have their own separate non-Federal permitting and environmental reviews.”