Biomass Research and Development Technical Advisory Committee, 70071 [05-23004]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 223 / Monday, November 21, 2005 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY 90, Oak Ridge, TN 37831, or by calling her at (865) 576–4025. Environmental Management SiteSpecific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge Reservation Issued at Washington, DC, on November 15, 2005. Carol Matthews, Acting Advisory Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 05–23005 Filed 11–18–05; 8:45 am] Department of Energy. Notice of open meeting. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: This notice announces a meeting of the Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board (EMSSAB), Oak Ridge Reservation. 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. DATES: Wednesday, December 14, 2005, BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Biomass Research and Development Technical Advisory Committee Department of Energy. Notice of open meeting. 6 p.m. AGENCY: DOE Information Center, 475 Oak Ridge Turnpike, Oak Ridge, Tennessee. ACTION: ADDRESSES: Pat Halsey, Federal Coordinator, Department of Energy Oak Ridge Operations Office, P.O. Box 2001, EM– 90, Oak Ridge, TN 37831. Phone (865) 576–4025; Fax (865) 576–5333 or e-mail: halseypj@oro.doe.gov or check the Web site at www.oakridge.doe.gov/em/ssab. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Purpose of the Board: The purpose of the Board is to make recommendations to DOE in the areas of environmental restoration, waste management, and related activities. Tentative Agenda: Oak Ridge Reservation Planning—Integrating Multiple Land Uses Public Participation: The meeting is open to the public. Written statements may be filed with the Board either before or after the meeting. Individuals who wish to make oral statements pertaining to the agenda item should contact Pat Halsey at the address or telephone number listed above. Requests must be received five days prior to the meeting and reasonable provision will be made to include the presentation in the agenda. The Deputy Designated Federal Officer is empowered to conduct the meeting in a fashion that will facilitate the orderly conduct of business. Individuals wishing to make public comment will be provided a maximum of five minutes to present their comments. Minutes: Minutes of this meeting will be available for public review and copying at the Department of Energy’s Information Center at 475 Oak Ridge Turnpike, Oak Ridge, TN between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, or by writing to Pat Halsey, Department of Energy Oak Ridge Operations Office, P.O. Box 2001, EM– FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:51 Nov 18, 2005 Jkt 208001 SUMMARY: This notice announces an open meeting of the Biomass Research and Development Technical Advisory Committee under the Biomass Research and Development Act of 2000. The Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463, 86 Stat. 770) requires that agencies publish these notices in the Federal Register to allow for public participation. November 29th, 2005 at 8 a.m., November 30th, 2005 at 9:30 a.m. ADDRESSES: Washington Marriott Hotel, Ballrooms A&B, 1221 22nd Street, NW., Washington, DC 20037. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Neil Rossmeissl, Designated Federal Officer for the Committee, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20585; (202) 586–8668 or Harriet Foster at (202) 586–4541; Email: harriet.foster@ee.doe.gov SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Purpose of Meeting: To provide advice and guidance that promotes research and development leading to promoting the use of bio-based fuels and bio-based products. Tentative Agenda: Agenda will include discussions on the following: • Discussion of recommendations towards updating the Biomass Vision and Roadmap. • Discussion of Annual Recommendations to the Secretaries of Agriculture and Energy. • Joint meeting with Interagency Biomass R&D Board. • Discussion of 2005 and 2006 Committee Work Plans. • Establishment of subcommittees. Public Participation: In keeping with procedures, members of the public are welcome to observe the business of the DATES: PO 00000 Frm 00015 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 70071 Biomass Research and Development Technical Advisory Committee. To attend the meeting and/or to make oral statements regarding any of the items on the agenda, you should contact Neil Rossmeissl at 202–586–8668 or the Biomass Initiative at 202–586–4541 or harriet.foster@ee.doe.gov (e-mail). You must make your request for an oral statement at least 5 business days before the meeting. Members of the public will be heard in the order in which they sign up at the beginning of the meeting. Reasonable provision will be made to include the scheduled oral statements on the agenda. The Chair of the Committee will make every effort to hear the views of all interested parties. If you would like to file a written statement with the Committee, you may do so either before or after the meeting. The Chair will conduct the meeting to facilitate the orderly conduct of business. Minutes: The minutes of the meeting will be available for public review and copying at the Freedom of Information Public Reading Room; Room 1E–190; Forrestal Building; 1000 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC, between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays. Issued at Washington, DC, on November 15, 2005. Carol Matthews, Acting Advisory Committee Management Officer. 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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy


Biomass Research and Development Technical Advisory Committee

AGENCY: Department of Energy.

ACTION: Notice of open meeting.

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SUMMARY: This notice announces an open meeting of the Biomass Research 
and Development Technical Advisory Committee under the Biomass Research 
and Development Act of 2000. The Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. 
L. 92-463, 86 Stat. 770) requires that agencies publish these notices 
in the Federal Register to allow for public participation.

DATES: November 29th, 2005 at 8 a.m., November 30th, 2005 at 9:30 a.m.

ADDRESSES: Washington Marriott Hotel, Ballrooms A&B, 1221 22nd Street, 
NW., Washington, DC 20037.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Neil Rossmeissl, Designated Federal 
Officer for the Committee, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable 
Energy, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue, SW., 
Washington, DC 20585; (202) 586-8668 or Harriet Foster at (202) 586-
4541; E-mail: harriet.foster@ee.doe.gov

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Purpose of Meeting: To provide advice and 
guidance that promotes research and development leading to promoting 
the use of bio-based fuels and bio-based products.
    Tentative Agenda: Agenda will include discussions on the following:
     Discussion of recommendations towards updating the Biomass 
Vision and Roadmap.
     Discussion of Annual Recommendations to the Secretaries of 
Agriculture and Energy.
     Joint meeting with Interagency Biomass R&D Board.
     Discussion of 2005 and 2006 Committee Work Plans.
     Establishment of subcommittees.
    Public Participation: In keeping with procedures, members of the 
public are welcome to observe the business of the Biomass Research and 
Development Technical Advisory Committee. To attend the meeting and/or 
to make oral statements regarding any of the items on the agenda, you 
should contact Neil Rossmeissl at 202-586-8668 or the Biomass 
Initiative at 202-586-4541 or harriet.foster@ee.doe.gov (e-mail). You 
must make your request for an oral statement at least 5 business days 
before the meeting. Members of the public will be heard in the order in 
which they sign up at the beginning of the meeting. Reasonable 
provision will be made to include the scheduled oral statements on the 
agenda. The Chair of the Committee will make every effort to hear the 
views of all interested parties. If you would like to file a written 
statement with the Committee, you may do so either before or after the 
meeting. The Chair will conduct the meeting to facilitate the orderly 
conduct of business.
    Minutes: The minutes of the meeting will be available for public 
review and copying at the Freedom of Information Public Reading Room; 
Room 1E-190; Forrestal Building; 1000 Independence Avenue, SW., 
Washington, DC, between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, 
except Federal holidays.

    Issued at Washington, DC, on November 15, 2005.
Carol Matthews,
Acting Advisory Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 05-23004 Filed 11-18-05; 8:45 am]
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