Department of Energy 2010 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

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Electronic Tariff Filings; Notice of Technical Conference
Document Number: 2010-32843
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-30
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Wagon Wheel Associates; Notice of Availability of Environmental Assessment
Document Number: 2010-32842
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-30
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company; Notice of Application
Document Number: 2010-32836
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-30
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Proposed Subsequent Arrangement
Document Number: 2010-32824
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-29
Agency: Department of Energy
This notice is being issued under the authority of section 131a. of the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, as amended (42 U.S.C. 2160). The Department is providing notice of a proposed subsequent arrangement under the Agreement for Cooperation Concerning Civil Uses of Nuclear Energy Between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of Canada and the Agreement for Cooperation Between the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Korea Concerning Civil Uses of Atomic Energy. This subsequent arrangement concerns the retransfer of 29,887 kg of U.S.-origin natural uranium dioxide (88.00% U), 26,300 kg of which is uranium, from Cameco Corporation (Cameco) in Port Hope, Ontario, Canada, to Korea Nuclear Fuel Co. Ltd. in Yuson-Gu, Taejon, South Korea. The material, which is currently located at Cameco, will be transferred for fuel fabrication by Korea Nuclear Fuel Co. Ltd for final use in a civilian nuclear reactor power program by Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power Co. Ltd. The material was originally obtained by Cameco from Crowe Butte Resources pursuant to export license XSOU8798. In accordance with section 131a. of the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, as amended, it has been determined that this subsequent arrangement will not be inimical to the common defense and security. This subsequent arrangement will take effect no sooner than January 13, 2011.
Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Paducah
Document Number: 2010-32821
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-29
Agency: Department of Energy
This notice announces a meeting of the Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board (EM SSAB), Paducah. The Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463, 86 Stat. 770) requires that public notice of this meeting be announced in the Federal Register.
Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Nevada
Document Number: 2010-32818
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-29
Agency: Department of Energy
This notice announces a meeting of the Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board (EM SSAB), Nevada. The Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463, 86 Stat. 770) requires that public notice of this meeting be announced in the Federal Register.
Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Northern New Mexico
Document Number: 2010-32816
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-29
Agency: Department of Energy
This notice announces a meeting of the Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board (EM SSAB), Northern New Mexico. The Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463, 86 Stat. 770) requires that public notice of this meeting be announced in the Federal Register.
Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Portsmouth
Document Number: 2010-32813
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-29
Agency: Department of Energy
This notice announces a meeting of the Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board (EM SSAB), Portsmouth. The Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463, 86 Stat. 770) requires that public notice of this meeting be announced in the Federal Register. This notice is being published less than 15 days from the date of the meeting due to programmatic issues.
Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Idaho National Laboratory
Document Number: 2010-32811
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-29
Agency: Department of Energy
This notice announces a meeting of the Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board (EM SSAB), Idaho National Laboratory. The Federal Advisory Committee Act requires that public notice of this meeting be announced in the Federal Register.
Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge Reservation
Document Number: 2010-32808
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-29
Agency: Department of Energy
This notice announces a meeting of the Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board (EM SSAB), Oak Ridge Reservation. The Federal Advisory Committee Act requires that public notice of this meeting be announced in the Federal Register.
Secretary of Energy Advisory Board Meeting
Document Number: 2010-32806
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-29
Agency: Department of Energy
This notice announces an open meeting of the Secretary of Energy Advisory Board (SEAB). SEAB was reestablished pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act and this notice is provided in accordance with that act.
Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Savannah River Site
Document Number: 2010-32805
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-29
Agency: Department of Energy
This notice announces a meeting of the Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board (EM SSAB), Savannah River Site. The Federal Advisory Committee Act requires that public notice of this meeting be announced in the Federal Register.
Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: 2010-32648
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-28
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: 2010-32647
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-28
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: 2010-32646
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-28
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
City of Riverside, California; Notice of Filing
Document Number: 2010-32643
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-28
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Kern River Gas Transmission Company; Notice of Application
Document Number: 2010-32642
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-28
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Smart Grid Interoperability Standards; Notice of Technical Conference
Document Number: 2010-32640
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-28
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Proposed Subsequent Arrangement
Document Number: 2010-32586
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-28
Agency: Department of Energy
Pursuant to Article VIII.C of the Agreement for Cooperation Concerning Civil Uses of Atomic Energy, signed April 4, 1972, as amended, the American Institute in Taiwan and the Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office (TECRO) hereby jointly determine that the provisions in Article XI of the Agreement may be effectively applied with respect of the plan proposed by TECRO in March 2010 for the alteration in form or content of U.S.-origin nuclear material contained in irradiated fuel elements at the hot laboratory of the Institute of Nuclear Energy Research, Lungtan, Taiwan. The facility is hereby found acceptable to both parties pursuant to Article VIII.C of the Agreement for the sole purpose of alteration in form or content of irradiated fuel elements for the period ending December 31, 2015. In accordance with section 131a. of the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, as amended, it has been determined that this subsequent arrangement will not be inimical to the common defense and security. This subsequent arrangement will take effect no sooner than January 12, 2011.
National Energy Technology Laboratory; Notice of Intent To Grant Exclusive License
Document Number: 2010-32584
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-28
Agency: Department of Energy
This notice is issued in accordance with 35 U.S.C. 209(c)(1) and 37 CFR 404.7(a)(1)(i). NETL hereby gives notice of its intent to grant an exclusive license to practice the inventions described and claimed in U.S. Patent Application Numbers 61/305,116 and 12/422,346, entitled ``Method for designing a reforming and/or combustion catalyst system'' and ``Pyrochlore-type catalysts for the reforming of hydrocarbon fuels,'' respectively, to Pyrochem Catalyst Corporation, having its principal place of business in Durham, NC. The inventions are owned by United States of America, as represented by the Department of Energy. The prospective exclusive license will comply with the terms and conditions of 35 U.S.C. 209 and 37 CFR 404.7.
Blue Ribbon Commission on America's Nuclear Future
Document Number: 2010-32579
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-28
Agency: Department of Energy
This notice announces an open meeting of the Blue Ribbon Commission on America's Nuclear Future (the Commission). The Commission was organized pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463, 86 Stat. 770) (the Act). This notice is provided in accordance with the Act.
North American Electric Reliability Corporation; Notice of Compliance Filing
Document Number: 2010-32510
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-28
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings
Document Number: 2010-32503
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-28
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Proposed Agency Information Collection
Document Number: 2010-32440
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-27
Agency: Department of Energy
The Department of Energy (DOE) invites public comment on a proposed collection of information that DOE is developing for submission to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology.
Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products: Notice of Petition for Waiver of Electrolux Home Products, Inc. (Electrolux) From the Department of Energy Residential Clothes Washer Test Procedure, and Grant of Interim Waiver
Document Number: 2010-32436
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-27
Agency: Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Office
This notice announces receipt of and publishes the Electrolux Home Products, Inc. (Electrolux) petition for waiver (petition) from specified portions of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) test procedure for determining the energy consumption of clothes washers. Today's notice also grants to Electrolux an interim waiver from these same portions of the clothes washer test procedure. Through this notice, DOE also solicits comments with respect to the Electrolux petition.
Idaho Wind Partners 1, LLC; Notice of Petition for Declaratory Order
Document Number: 2010-32363
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-27
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Southern California Edison Company; Notice of Petition for Declaratory Order
Document Number: 2010-32361
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-27
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Company, LLC; Notice of Application
Document Number: 2010-32360
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-27
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Public Utility District No. 1 of Douglas County; Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement
Document Number: 2010-32359
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-27
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Version One Regional Reliability Standard for Transmission Operations
Document Number: 2010-32357
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2010-12-27
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Under section 215 of the Federal Power Act (FPA), the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) proposes to approve TOP-007- WECC-1 (System Operating Limits) developed by the Western Electric Coordinating Council (WECC) and submitted to the Commission for approval by the North American Electric Reliability Corporation. The revised regional Reliability Standard would replace the approved WECC TOP-STD-007-0. While we propose to approve the regional Reliability Standard, as discussed in this Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, TOP-007- WECC-1 raises some concerns about which the Commission requests additional information. The Commission also proposes to direct WECC to develop certain limited modifications to the regional Reliability Standard and the associated violation risk factor and violation severity levels as discussed herein.
Interpretation of Protection System Reliability Standard
Document Number: 2010-32356
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2010-12-27
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
The North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) has submitted a petition (Petition) requesting approval of NERC's interpretation of Requirement R1 of Commission-approved Reliability Standard PRC-005-1 (Transmission and Generation Protection System Maintenance and Testing). The Commission proposes to accept the NERC proposed interpretation of Requirement R1 of Reliability Standard PRC- 005-1, and proposes to direct NERC to develop modifications to the PRC- 005-1 Reliability Standard, as discussed below, through its Reliability Standards development process to address gaps in the Protection System maintenance and testing standard, highlighted by the proposed interpretation.
Request for Exclusion of 120 Volt, 100 Watt R20 Short Incandescent Reflector Lamps
Document Number: 2010-32259
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2010-12-23
Agency: Department of Energy
On November 29, 2010, the Department of Energy received a petition for rulemaking from the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA). The petition, requests the initiation of a rulemaking regarding a certain incandescent reflector lamp. The petition seeks to exclude from the coverage of energy conservation standards for incandescent reflector lamps a 120 volt, 100 watt R20 short lamp, which is marketed for use in hot tub spas. Public comment is requested on whether DOE should grant the petition and proceed with a rulemaking procedure on this matter.
Chronic Beryllium Disease Prevention Program
Document Number: 2010-32258
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2010-12-23
Agency: Department of Energy
The Department of Energy (DOE or the Department) requests information and comments on issues related to its current chronic beryllium disease prevention program. The Department solicits comment and information on the permissible exposure level, establishing surface action levels, the use of warning labels to release items that are free of removable surface levels of beryllium to other DOE facilities for non-beryllium use or to general members of the public, medical restrictions for beryllium workers, and other pertinent subjects. The information received in response to this request will assist DOE in determining the appropriate course of action regarding its chronic beryllium disease prevention program.
Combined Notice of Filings No. 2
Document Number: 2010-32203
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-23
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings No. 1
Document Number: 2010-32202
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-23
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings No. 2
Document Number: 2010-32201
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-23
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings No. 1
Document Number: 2010-32200
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-23
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings No 2
Document Number: 2010-32199
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-23
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings No. 1
Document Number: 2010-32198
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-12-23
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Contract Reporting Requirements of Intrastate Natural Gas Companies
Document Number: 2010-32112
Type: Rule
Date: 2010-12-23
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
In this Order on Rehearing, the Commission addresses pending requests to reconsider or clarify Order No. 735, in which it reformed its reporting requirements and instituted Form No. 549DQuarterly Transportation and Storage Report for Intrastate Natural Gas and Hinshaw Pipelines. Order No. 735-A generally reaffirms the Final Rule. It also retracts the increased requirements for contract end dates and per-customer revenue, extends the filing deadlines from 30 days to 60 days after each reporting quarter, and offers clarification on several matters. Simultaneously with this order, the Commission is issuing a Notice of Inquiry under a separate docket to explore reforms to the semi-annual storage reporting requirements for interstate and intrastate storage companies.
Storage Reporting Requirements of Interstate and Intrastate Natural Gas Companies
Document Number: 2010-32109
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2010-12-23
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission is considering whether to revise regulations requiring interstate and intrastate natural gas pipelines to report semi-annually on their storage activities. This Notice of Inquiry will assist the Commission in determining what changes, if any, should be made to its regulations.