Meeting of the Ocean Research and Resources Advisory Panel, 38175 [E9-18382]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 146 / Friday, July 31, 2009 / Notices Department of the Navy Meeting of the Ocean Research and Resources Advisory Panel Department of the Navy, DOD. Notice of open meeting. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: The Ocean Research and Resources Advisory Panel (ORRAP) will hold its third regularly scheduled meeting of the year. The meeting will be open to the public. DATES: The meeting will be held on Tuesday, August 11, 2009 from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Wednesday, August 12, 2009 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Members of the public should submit their comments one week in advance of the meeting to the meeting Point of Contact. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held in the offices of the Consortium of Ocean Leadership, 1201 New York Avenue, NW., 4th Floor, Washington, DC. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. Charles L. Vincent, Office of Naval Research, 875 North Randolph Street, Suite 1425, Arlington, VA 22203–1995, telephone (703) 696–4118. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This notice of open meeting is provided in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. App. 2). The meeting will include discussions on coastal hazards, fishery management initiatives, ocean science policy, ocean observations, ocean mapping, education, and other current issues in the ocean science and resource management communities. Dated: July 24, 2009. A.M. Vallandingham, Lieutenant Commander, Judge Advocate General’s Corps, U.S. Navy, Federal Register Liaison Officer. [FR Doc. E9–18382 Filed 7–30–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3810–FF–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY [OE Docket No. EA–360] Application To Export Electric Energy; Iberdrola Renewables, Inc. PWALKER on DSK8KYBLC1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability, DOE. ACTION: Notice of Application. SUMMARY: Iberdrola Renewables, Inc. (IRI) has applied for authority to transmit electric energy from the United States to Canada pursuant to section 202(e) of the Federal Power Act. DATES: Comments, protests, or requests to intervene must be submitted on or before August 31, 2009. VerDate Nov<24>2008 16:38 Jul 30, 2009 Jkt 217001 Comments, protests, or requests to intervene should be addressed as follows: Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability, Mail Code: OE–20, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20585–0350 (FAX 202– 586–8008). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ellen Russell (Program Office) 202–586– 9624 or Michael Skinker (Program Attorney) 202–586–2793. 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The construction, operation, maintenance, and connection of each of the international transmission facilities to be utilized by IRI has previously been authorized by a Presidential permit issued pursuant to Executive Order 10485, as amended. Procedural Matters: Any person desiring to become a party to these proceedings or to be heard by filing comments or protests to this application should file a petition to intervene, comment, or protest at the address provided above in accordance with §§ 385.211 or 385.214 of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedures (18 CFR 385.211, 385.214). Fifteen copies of each petition and protest should be filed with DOE on or before the date listed above. Comments on the Iberdrola Renewables, Inc. application to export electric energy to Canada should be clearly marked with Docket No. EA– 360. Additional copies are to be filed directly with Toan-Hao Nguyen and Julie Morris, Iberdrola Renewables, Inc. 1125 NW Couch Street, Suite 700, Portland, Oregon 97209. A final decision will be made on this ADDRESSES: DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE PO 00000 Frm 00011 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 38175 application after the environmental impacts have been evaluated pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, and a determination is made by DOE that the proposed action will not adversely impact on the reliability of the U.S. electric power supply system. Copies of this application will be made available, upon request, for public inspection and copying at the address provided above, by accessing the program Web site at http:// www.oe.energy.gov/ permits_pending.htm, or by e-mailing Odessa Hopkins at Odessa.hopkins@hq.doe.gov. Issued in Washington, DC, on July 27, 2009. Anthony J. Como, Director, Permitting and Siting, Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability. [FR Doc. 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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

Department of the Navy


Meeting of the Ocean Research and Resources Advisory Panel

AGENCY: Department of the Navy, DOD.

ACTION: Notice of open meeting.

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SUMMARY: The Ocean Research and Resources Advisory Panel (ORRAP) will 
hold its third regularly scheduled meeting of the year. The meeting 
will be open to the public.

DATES: The meeting will be held on Tuesday, August 11, 2009 from 9 a.m. 
to 5:30 p.m. and Wednesday, August 12, 2009 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 
Members of the public should submit their comments one week in advance 
of the meeting to the meeting Point of Contact.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held in the offices of the Consortium of 
Ocean Leadership, 1201 New York Avenue, NW., 4th Floor, Washington, DC.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. Charles L. Vincent, Office of 
Naval Research, 875 North Randolph Street, Suite 1425, Arlington, VA 
22203-1995, telephone (703) 696-4118.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This notice of open meeting is provided in 
accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. App. 2). 
The meeting will include discussions on coastal hazards, fishery 
management initiatives, ocean science policy, ocean observations, ocean 
mapping, education, and other current issues in the ocean science and 
resource management communities.

    Dated: July 24, 2009.
A.M. Vallandingham,
Lieutenant Commander, Judge Advocate General's Corps, U.S. Navy, 
Federal Register Liaison Officer.
[FR Doc. E9-18382 Filed 7-30-09; 8:45 am]
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