Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request, 65786-65787 [E6-19101]

Download as PDF 65786 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 217 / Thursday, November 9, 2006 / Notices Alignment EIS. In order to facilitate input from the public, comments will also be accepted on the Supplement to the Final Environmental Impact Statement for a Geologic Repository for the Disposal of Spent Nuclear Fuel and High-Level Radioactive Waste at Yucca Mountain, Nye County, NV at these meetings. DOE will have representatives responsible for preparation of both EISs at each of the following meetings to accept comments on either document: • Washington, District of Columbia, L’Enfant Plaza Hotel, 480 L’Enfant Plaza, SW., October 30, 2006, from 4–7 p.m. • Amargosa Valley, Nevada. Longstreet Hotel Casino, Nevada State Highway 373, November 1, 2006, from 4–7 p.m. • Las Vegas, Nevada. Cashman Center, 850 North Las Vegas Blvd., November 2, 2006, from 4–7 p.m. • Caliente, Nevada. Caliente Youth Center, U.S. 93 North, November 8, 2006, from 6–8 p.m. • Goldfield, Nevada. Goldfield School Gymnasium, Hall and Euclid, November 13, 2006, from 4–7 p.m. • Hawthorne, Nevada. Hawthorne Convention Center, 932 E. Street, November 14, 2006, from 4–7 p.m. • Fallon, Nevada. Fallon Convention Center, 100 Campus Way, November 15, 2006, from 4–7 p.m. • Reno, Nevada. University of Nevada, Reno, Lawlor Event Center, 1500 N. Virginia St., November 27, 2006, from 4–7 p.m. Public Reading Rooms The Notice of Intent published on October 13, 2006 (71 FR 60484) provided an incorrect phone number for the Pahrump Yucca Mountain Information Center. The correct phone number is (775) 751–5817. Issued in Washington, DC, November 3, 2006. David R. Hill, General Counsel. [FR Doc. E6–19030 Filed 11–8–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Extension of Public Comment Period and Additional Public Meeting for the Supplement to the Final Environmental Impact Statement for a Geologic Repository for the Disposal of Spent Nuclear Fuel and High-Level Radioactive Waste at Yucca Mountain, Nye County, NV AGENCY: Department of Energy. VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:26 Nov 08, 2006 Jkt 211001 Notice of public comment period extension and additional public meeting. ACTION: SUMMARY: On October 13, 2006, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) published a Notice of Intent (71 FR 60490) to prepare a Supplement to the ‘‘Final Environmental Impact Statement for a Geologic Repository for the Disposal of Spent Nuclear Fuel and High-Level Radioactive Waste at Yucca Mountain, Nye County, Nevada’’ (DOE/EIS–0250F, February 2002), and announced a 45day public comment period ending on November 27, 2006. Based on input from the public, DOE is now announcing an additional public meeting in Reno, Nevada. The public comment period also is being extended through December 12, 2006. Additionally, DOE has posted graphical representations of the transport, aging and disposal canister on the Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management Web site located at http:// www.ocrwm.doe.gov under the caption, What’s New. The additional public meeting in Reno, Nevada will be held on November 27, 2006, from 4 to 7 p.m. The addresses for this and all other public scoping meetings are provided below under Public Scoping Meetings. The public comment period is extended through December 12, 2006. Comments received after this date will be considered to the extent practicable. DATES: Requests for additional information on the Supplemental Yucca Mountain EIS (DOE/EIS–0250F–S1) or on the repository program in general, should be directed to: Dr. Jane Summerson, EIS Document Manager, Regulatory Authority Office, Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management, U.S. Department of Energy, 1551 Hillshire Drive, M/S 010, Las Vegas, NV 89134, telephone 1–800– 967–3477. Written comments on the scope of the Supplemental Yucca Mountain EIS may be submitted to Dr. Jane Summerson at this address, or by facsimile to 1–800–967–0739, or via the Internet at http://www.ocrwm.doe.gov under the caption, What’s New. ADDRESSES: For general information regarding the DOE National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) process contact: Ms. Carol M. Borgstrom, Director, Office of NEPA Policy and Compliance, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Ave., SW., Washington, DC 20585, telephone 202–586–4600, or leave a message at 1–800–472–2756. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: PO 00000 Frm 00016 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Public Scoping Meetings DOE has scheduled public scoping meetings on the Supplement to the Yucca Mountain EIS. In order to facilitate input from the public, comments will also be accepted on the Supplemental Yucca Mountain Rail Corridor and Rail Alignment EIS at these meetings. DOE will have representatives responsible for preparation of both EISs at each of the following meetings to accept comments on either document: • Washington, District of Columbia, L’Enfant Plaza Hotel, 480 L’Enfant Plaza, SW., October 30, 2006, from 4–7 p.m. • Amargosa Valley, Nevada. Longstreet Hotel Casino, Nevada State Highway 373, November 1, 2006, from 4–7 p.m. • Las Vegas, Nevada. Cashman Center, 850 North Las Vegas Blvd., November 2, 2006, from 4–7 p.m. • Caliente, Nevada. Caliente Youth Center, U.S. 93 North, November 8, 2006, from 6–8 p.m. • Goldfield, Nevada. Goldfield School Gymnasium, Hall and Euclid, November 13, 2006, from 4–7 p.m. • Hawthorne, Nevada. Hawthorne Convention Center, 932 E. Street, November 14, 2006, from 4–7 p.m. • Fallon, Nevada. Fallon Convention Center, 100 Campus Way, November 15, 2006, from 4–7 p.m. • Reno, Nevada. University of Nevada, Reno, Lawlor Event Center, 1500 N. Virginia St., November 27, 2006, from 4–7 p.m. Public Reading Rooms The Notice of Intent published on October 13, 2006 (71 FR 60490), provided an incorrect phone number for the Pahrump Yucca Mountain Information Center. The correct phone number is (775) 751–5817. Issued in Washington, DC, November 3, 2006. David R. Hill, General Counsel. [FR Doc. E6–19023 Filed 11–8–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Energy Information Administration Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request Energy Information Administration (EIA), Department of Energy (DOE). AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\09NON1.SGM 09NON1 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 217 / Thursday, November 9, 2006 / Notices Agency information collection activities: submission for OMB review; comment request. sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES ACTION: SUMMARY: The EIA has submitted the ‘‘Voluntary Reporting of Greenhouse Gases,’’ form EIA–1605 to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and a three-year extension under section 3507(h)(1) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13) (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.). DATES: Comments must be filed by December 11, 2006. If you anticipate that you will be submitting comments but find it difficult to do so within that period, you should contact the OMB Desk Officer for DOE listed below as soon as possible. ADDRESSES: Send comments to OMB Desk Officer for DOE, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget. To ensure receipt of the comments by the due date, submission by fax (202–395– 7285) or e-mail, Sarah_P._Garman@omb.eop.gov is recommended. The mailing address is 726 Jackson Place, NW., Washington, DC 20503. (A copy of your comments should also be provided to EIA’s Statistics and Methods Group at the address below.) FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information should be directed to Grace Sutherland. To ensure receipt of the comments by the due date, submission by fax (202– 287–1705) or e-mail (grace.sutherland@eia.doe.gov) is also recommended. The mailing address is Statistics and Methods Group (EI–70), Forrestal Building, U.S. Department of Energy, Washington, DC 20585–0670. Ms. Sutherland may be contacted by telephone at (202) 287–1712. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This section contains the following information about the energy information collection submitted to OMB for review: (1) The collection numbers and title; (2) the sponsor (i.e., the Department of Energy component); (3) the current OMB docket number (if applicable); (4) the type of request (i.e., new, revision, extension, or reinstatement); (5) response obligation (i.e., mandatory, voluntary, or required to obtain or retain benefits); (6) a description of the need for and proposed use of the information; (7) a categorical description of the likely respondents; and (8) an estimate of the total annual reporting burden (i.e., the estimated number of likely respondents times the proposed frequency of response per year times the average hours per response). VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:26 Nov 08, 2006 Jkt 211001 1. Forms EIA–1605, ‘‘Voluntary Reporting of Greenhouse Gases’’. 2. Energy Information Administration. 3. OMB Number 1905–0194. 4. Three-year extension to an existing approved request. 5. Voluntary. 6. EIA–1605 form is designed to collect voluntarily reported data on greenhouse gas emissions, achieved reductions of these emissions, and carbon fixation. Data are used to establish a publicly available database. Respondents are participants in a domestic or foreign activity that either reduces greenhouse gas emissions or increases sequestration. 7. Individuals or households; business or other for-profit; not-for-profit institutions; farms; Federal government; State, local or tribal government. 8. 9,000 hours. Although the Federal Register notice published July 27, 2006, requesting public comment stated that the burden would be an average of 48 hours per response, EIA has responded to comments and has adjusted the estimate to be 60 hours per response. Other changes were made based on public comment and a summary of the responses are contained within the supporting statement. Please refer to the supporting statement as well as the proposed forms and instructions for more information about the purpose, who must report, when to report, where to submit, the elements to be reported, detailed instructions, provisions for confidentiality, and uses (including possible nonstatistical uses) of the information. For instructions on obtaining materials, see the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section. Statutory Authority: Section 3507(h)(1) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104–13) (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.). Issued in Washington, DC, November 7, 2006. Jay H. Casselberry, Agency Clearance Officer, Energy Information Administration. [FR Doc. E6–19101 Filed 11–8–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. RP99–301–149] ANR Pipeline Company; Notice of Negotiated Rate Filing November 3, 2006. Take notice that on November 1, 2006, ANR Pipeline Company (ANR) PO 00000 Frm 00017 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 65787 tendered for filing and approval five copies of amendments to four Rate Schedule FTS–1 agreements between ANR and Wisconsin Public Service Corporation, one Rate Schedule FTS–1 agreement between ANR and Wisconsin Electric Power Company and three Rate Schedule ETS agreements between ANR and Wisconsin Gas LLC. ANR requests that the Commission accept and approve the subject negotiated rate agreement amendments to be effective November 1, 2006. Any person desiring to intervene or to protest this filing must file in accordance with Rules 211 and 214 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (18 CFR 385.211 and 385.214). Protests will be considered by the Commission in determining the appropriate action to be taken but will not serve to make protestants parties to the proceeding. Any person wishing to become a party must file a notice of intervention or motion to intervene, as appropriate. Such notices, motions, or protests must be filed in accordance with the provisions of Section 154.210 of the Commission’s regulations (18 CFR 154.210). Anyone filing an intervention or protest must serve a copy of that document on the Applicant. Anyone filing an intervention or protest on or before the intervention or protest date need not serve motions to intervene or protests on persons other than the Applicant. The Commission encourages electronic submission of protests and interventions in lieu of paper using the ‘‘eFiling’’ link at http://www.ferc.gov. Persons unable to file electronically should submit an original and 14 copies of the protest or intervention to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, NE., Washington, DC 20426. This filing is accessible on-line at http://www.ferc.gov, using the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link and is available for review in the Commission’s Public Reference Room in Washington, DC. There is an ‘‘eSubscription’’ link on the Web site that enables subscribers to receive e-mail notification when a document is added to a subscribed docket(s). For assistance with any FERC Online service, please e-mail FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov, or call (866) 208–3676 (toll free). For TTY, call (202) 502–8659. Magalie R. Salas, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–19010 Filed 11–8–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P E:\FR\FM\09NON1.SGM 09NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 217 (Thursday, November 9, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Pages 65786-65787]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Energy Information Administration


Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB 
Review; Comment Request

AGENCY: Energy Information Administration (EIA), Department of Energy 
(DOE).

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ACTION: Agency information collection activities: submission for OMB 
review; comment request.

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SUMMARY: The EIA has submitted the ``Voluntary Reporting of Greenhouse 
Gases,'' form EIA-1605 to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for 
review and a three-year extension under section 3507(h)(1) of the 
Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13) (44 U.S.C. 3501 et 
seq.).

DATES: Comments must be filed by December 11, 2006. If you anticipate 
that you will be submitting comments but find it difficult to do so 
within that period, you should contact the OMB Desk Officer for DOE 
listed below as soon as possible.

ADDRESSES: Send comments to OMB Desk Officer for DOE, Office of 
Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget. To 
ensure receipt of the comments by the due date, submission by fax (202-
395-7285) or e-mail, Sarah--P.--Garman@omb.eop.gov is recommended. The 
mailing address is 726 Jackson Place, NW., Washington, DC 20503. (A 
copy of your comments should also be provided to EIA's Statistics and 
Methods Group at the address below.)

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information 
should be directed to Grace Sutherland. To ensure receipt of the 
comments by the due date, submission by fax (202-287-1705) or e-mail 
(grace.sutherland@eia.doe.gov) is also recommended. The mailing address 
is Statistics and Methods Group (EI-70), Forrestal Building, U.S. 
Department of Energy, Washington, DC 20585-0670. Ms. Sutherland may be 
contacted by telephone at (202) 287-1712.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This section contains the following 
information about the energy information collection submitted to OMB 
for review: (1) The collection numbers and title; (2) the sponsor 
(i.e., the Department of Energy component); (3) the current OMB docket 
number (if applicable); (4) the type of request (i.e., new, revision, 
extension, or reinstatement); (5) response obligation (i.e., mandatory, 
voluntary, or required to obtain or retain benefits); (6) a description 
of the need for and proposed use of the information; (7) a categorical 
description of the likely respondents; and (8) an estimate of the total 
annual reporting burden (i.e., the estimated number of likely 
respondents times the proposed frequency of response per year times the 
average hours per response).
    1. Forms EIA-1605, ``Voluntary Reporting of Greenhouse Gases''.
    2. Energy Information Administration.
    3. OMB Number 1905-0194.
    4. Three-year extension to an existing approved request.
    5. Voluntary.
    6. EIA-1605 form is designed to collect voluntarily reported data 
on greenhouse gas emissions, achieved reductions of these emissions, 
and carbon fixation. Data are used to establish a publicly available 
database. Respondents are participants in a domestic or foreign 
activity that either reduces greenhouse gas emissions or increases 
sequestration.
    7. Individuals or households; business or other for-profit; not-
for-profit institutions; farms; Federal government; State, local or 
tribal government.
    8. 9,000 hours.
    Although the Federal Register notice published July 27, 2006, 
requesting public comment stated that the burden would be an average of 
48 hours per response, EIA has responded to comments and has adjusted 
the estimate to be 60 hours per response. Other changes were made based 
on public comment and a summary of the responses are contained within 
the supporting statement.
    Please refer to the supporting statement as well as the proposed 
forms and instructions for more information about the purpose, who must 
report, when to report, where to submit, the elements to be reported, 
detailed instructions, provisions for confidentiality, and uses 
(including possible nonstatistical uses) of the information. For 
instructions on obtaining materials, see the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION 
CONTACT section.

    Statutory Authority: Section 3507(h)(1) of the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13) (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.).

    Issued in Washington, DC, November 7, 2006.
Jay H. Casselberry,
Agency Clearance Officer, Energy Information Administration.
[FR Doc. E6-19101 Filed 11-8-06; 8:45 am]
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