Proposed Agency Information Collection, 39008-39009 [2010-16440]

Download as PDF 39008 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 129 / Wednesday, July 7, 2010 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY 8:30 a.m. Approval of Minutes, Agency Updates Public Comment Session Chair and Facilitator Updates Facility Disposition and Site Remediation Committee Report Waste Management Committee Report Public Comment Session 12 p.m. Lunch Break 1 p.m. Strategic and Legacy Management Committee Report Nuclear Materials Committee Report Administrative Committee Report Public Comment Session 4:30 p.m. Adjourn cprice-sewell on DSK8KYBLC1PROD with NOTICES Tuesday, July 27, 2010 Environmental Management SiteSpecific Advisory Board, Idaho National Laboratory If needed, time will be allotted after public comments for items added to the agenda and administrative details. A final agenda will be available at the meeting on Monday, July 26, 2010. Public Participation: The EM SSAB, Savannah River Site, welcomes the attendance of the public at its advisory committee meetings and will make every effort to accommodate persons with physical disabilities or special needs. If you require special accommodations due to a disability, please contact Gerri Flemming at least seven days in advance of the meeting at the phone number listed above. Written statements may be filed with the Board either before or after the meeting. Individuals who wish to make oral statements pertaining to agenda items should contact Gerri Flemming’s office at the address or telephone 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 comments will be provided a maximum of five minutes to present their comments. Minutes: Minutes will be available by writing or calling Gerri Flemming at the address or phone number listed above. Minutes will also be available at the following Web site: http://www.srs.gov/ general/outreach/srs-cab/srs-cab.html. Issued at Washington, DC, on June 29, 2010. LaTanya Butler, Acting Deputy Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2010–16441 Filed 7–6–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:28 Jul 06, 2010 Jkt 220001 Department of Energy. Notice of open meeting. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: This notice announces a meeting of the Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board (EM SSAB), Idaho National Laboratory. 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, July 14, 2010 8 a.m.–5 p.m. Opportunities for public participation will be from 1:30 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. and from 3:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. These times are subject to change; please contact the Federal Coordinator (below) for confirmation of times prior to the meeting. ADDRESSES: Shilo Inn, 780 Lindsay Boulevard, Idaho Falls, Idaho 83402. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Robert L. Pence, Federal Coordinator, Department of Energy, Idaho Operations Office, 1955 Fremont Avenue, MS– 1203, Idaho Falls, ID 83415. Phone (208) 526–6518; Fax (208) 526–8789 or e-mail: pencerl@id.doe.gov or visit the Board’s Internet home page at: http:// www.inlemcab.org. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Purpose of the Board: The purpose of the Board is to make recommendations to DOE–EM and site management in the areas of environmental restoration, waste management, and related activities. Tentative Topics (agenda topics may change up to the day of the meeting; please contact Robert L. Pence for the most current agenda): • Progress to Cleanup. • Idaho Completion Project—Contract Re-Compete. • Naval Reactor Facility Discussions. • DOE–Idaho White Paper on Spent Fuel and High-Level Waste. • Completion—Transfer Wet to Dry Storage. • Waste Area Group—7 Update. • In-Situ Grouting. • Comment Resolution— Environmental Assessment—MultiPurpose Haul Road. • EBR–II Facilities Sodium Treatment. Public Participation: The EM SSAB, Idaho National Laboratory, welcomes the attendance of the public at its advisory committee meetings and will PO 00000 Frm 00034 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 make every effort to accommodate persons with physical disabilities or special needs. If you require special accommodations due to a disability, please contact Robert L. Pence at least seven days in advance of the meeting at the phone number listed above. Written statements may be filed with the Board either before or after the meeting. Individuals who wish to make oral presentations pertaining to agenda items should contact Robert L. Pence at the address or telephone number listed above. The request 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 comments will be provided a maximum of five minutes to present their comments. This notice is being published less than 15 days prior to the meeting date due to programmatic issues that had to be resolved prior to the meeting date. Minutes: Minutes will be available by writing or calling Robert L. Pence, Federal Coordinator, at the address and phone number listed above. Minutes will also be available at the following Web site: http://www.inlemcab.org/ meetings.html. Issued at Washington, DC, on June 29, 2010. LaTanya Butler, Acting Deputy Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2010–16443 Filed 7–6–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Proposed Agency Information Collection AGENCY: Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, U.S. Department of Energy. ACTION: Notice and Request for Comments. SUMMARY: 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 E:\FR\FM\07JYN1.SGM 07JYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 129 / Wednesday, July 7, 2010 / Notices 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. DATES: Comments regarding this proposed information collection must be received on or before September 7, 2010. If you anticipate difficulty in submitting comments within that period, contact the person listed in ADDRESSES as soon as possible. ADDRESSES: Written comments may be sent to Jeffery Dowd, Solar Decathlon Evaluation Lead; EE–3B, Forrestal Building; U.S. Department of Energy; 1000 Independence Ave., SW., Washington, DC 20585; (O) 202–586– 7258; or by fax at 202–586–2176; or by e-mail at Jeff.Dowd@ee.doe.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection instrument and instructions should be directed to Jeffery Dowd at Jeff.Dowd@ee.doe.gov. This information collection request contains: (1) OMB No. 1910 New; (2) Information Collection Request Title: DOE Solar Decathlon Impact Evaluation Surveys; (3) Type of Request: New; (4) Purpose: The information collected by this information collection will be used for an impact evaluation of the Solar Decathlon Program. The evaluation will contribute to the effective administration; program monitoring, and management of the Solar Decathlon Program; and for measuring attainment of DOE’s program goals as required by the Government Performance and Results Act (GPRA), and the Office of Management and Budget’s (OMB’s) Program Assessment Rating Tool (PART); (5) Annual Estimated Number of Respondents: 810; (6) Annual Estimated Number of Total Responses: 810; (7) Annual Estimated Number of Burden Hours: 104 hours; (8) Annual Estimated Reporting and Recordkeeping Cost Burden: No cost burden to the respondents is expected. cprice-sewell on DSK8KYBLC1PROD with NOTICES SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Statutory Authority: Department of Energy Organization Act of 1977 (42 U.S.C. 5815(b)); VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:28 Jul 06, 2010 Jkt 220001 Government Performance and Results Act (31 U.S.C. 1115(a)); Executive Order 13450, November 13, 2007; and Memo, Peter R. Orszag, Director, Office of Management and Budget, ‘‘Increased Emphasis on Program Evaluations,’’ dated October 7, 2009. Issued in Washington, DC, on June 25, 2010. Scott Hine, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary-Business Administration (DAS–BA), Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy. [FR Doc. 2010–16440 Filed 7–6–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P 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). ACTION: Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request. SUMMARY: The EIA has submitted the Electric Power Program 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 August 6, 2010. 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 to Christine_J._Kymn@omb.eop.gov is recommended. The mailing address is 726 Jackson Place NW., Washington, DC 20503. The OMB DOE Desk Officer may be telephoned at (202) 395–4638. (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 Jason Worrall. To ensure receipt of the comments by the due date, submission by FAX (202–586– 5271) or e-mail (Jason.worrall@eia.doe.gov) is also recommended. The mailing address is Statistics and Methods Group (EI–70), PO 00000 Frm 00035 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 39009 Forrestal Building, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Ave., SW., Washington, DC 20585–0670. Mr. Worrall may be contacted by telephone at (202) 586–6075. 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; (8) estimate number of respondents; and (9) 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. Form EIA–411, ‘‘Coordinated Bulk Power Supply & Demand Program Report’’. Form EIA–826, ‘‘Monthly Electric Sales and Revenue with State Distributions Report’’. Form EIA–860, ‘‘Annual Electric Generator Report’’. Form EIA–860M, ‘‘Monthly Update to the Annual Electric Generator Report’’. Form EIA–861, ‘‘Annual Electric Power Industry Report’’. Form EIA–923, ‘‘Power Plant Operations Report.’’ 2. Energy Information Administration. 3. OMB Number 1905–0129. 4. Three-year extension requested with revisions. 5. Mandatory. 6. The Electric Power Surveys collect electric power information including capacity, generation, fuel consumption, fuel receipts, fuel stocks, and prices, along with financial information. Respondents include both regulated and unregulated entities that comprise the U.S. electric power industry. Electric power data collected are used by the Department of Energy for analysis and forecasting. Data are published in various EIA reports. Below are additional proposed changes to the electric power surveys that have been made subsequent to the October 15, 2009 Federal Register Notice (74 FR 52955) requesting public comments. The proposed changes resulted from EIA’s consideration of public comments and internal reviews of the electric power surveys. E:\FR\FM\07JYN1.SGM 07JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 129 (Wednesday, July 7, 2010)]
[Notices]
[Pages 39008-39009]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-16440]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy


Proposed Agency Information Collection

AGENCY: Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, U.S. 
Department of Energy.

ACTION: Notice and Request for Comments.

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SUMMARY: 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

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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.

DATES: Comments regarding this proposed information collection must be 
received on or before September 7, 2010. If you anticipate difficulty 
in submitting comments within that period, contact the person listed in 
ADDRESSES as soon as possible.

ADDRESSES: Written comments may be sent to Jeffery Dowd, Solar 
Decathlon Evaluation Lead; EE-3B, Forrestal Building; U.S. Department 
of Energy; 1000 Independence Ave., SW., Washington, DC 20585; (O) 202-
586-7258; or by fax at 202-586-2176; or by e-mail at 
Jeff.Dowd@ee.doe.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or 
copies of the information collection instrument and instructions should 
be directed to Jeffery Dowd at Jeff.Dowd@ee.doe.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This information collection request 
contains:
    (1) OMB No. 1910 New;
    (2) Information Collection Request Title: DOE Solar Decathlon 
Impact Evaluation Surveys;
    (3) Type of Request: New;
    (4) Purpose: The information collected by this information 
collection will be used for an impact evaluation of the Solar Decathlon 
Program. The evaluation will contribute to the effective 
administration; program monitoring, and management of the Solar 
Decathlon Program; and for measuring attainment of DOE's program goals 
as required by the Government Performance and Results Act (GPRA), and 
the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB's) Program Assessment Rating 
Tool (PART);
    (5) Annual Estimated Number of Respondents: 810;
    (6) Annual Estimated Number of Total Responses: 810;
    (7) Annual Estimated Number of Burden Hours: 104 hours;
    (8) Annual Estimated Reporting and Recordkeeping Cost Burden: No 
cost burden to the respondents is expected.

    Statutory Authority: Department of Energy Organization Act of 
1977 (42 U.S.C. 5815(b)); Government Performance and Results Act (31 
U.S.C. 1115(a)); Executive Order 13450, November 13, 2007; and Memo, 
Peter R. Orszag, Director, Office of Management and Budget, 
``Increased Emphasis on Program Evaluations,'' dated October 7, 
2009.

    Issued in Washington, DC, on June 25, 2010.
Scott Hine,
Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary-Business Administration (DAS-BA), 
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy.
[FR Doc. 2010-16440 Filed 7-6-10; 8:45 am]
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