Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee, 48855 [2013-19426]

Download as PDF 48855 Notices Federal Register Vol. 78, No. 155 Monday, August 12, 2013 This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains documents other than rules or proposed rules that are applicable to the public. Notices of hearings and investigations, committee meetings, agency decisions and rulings, delegations of authority, filing of petitions and applications and agency statements of organization and functions are examples of documents appearing in this section. DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE International Trade Administration Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce. ACTION: Notice of an Open Meeting. AGENCY: The Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee (RE&EEAC) will hold a meeting on September 10, 2013. The meeting is open to the public and the room is disabled-accessible. Public seating is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. DATES: September 10, 2013, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). Members of the public wishing to attend the meeting must notify Ryan Mulholland at the contact information below by 5:00 p.m. EDT on Friday, August 30, 2013, in order to pre-register for clearance into the building. Please specify any requests for reasonable accommodation at least five business days in advance of the meeting. Last minute requests will be accepted, but may be impossible to fill. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the U.S. Department of Commerce, Room 4830, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ryan Mulholland, Office of Energy and Environmental Industries (OEEI), International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce at (202) 482–4693; email: ryan.mulholland@trade.gov. This meeting is physically accessible to people with disabilities. Requests for auxiliary aids should be directed to OEEI at (202) 482–4693. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background: The Secretary of Commerce established the RE&EEAC pursuant to his discretionary authority mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:44 Aug 09, 2013 Jkt 229001 and in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. App.) on July 14, 2010. The RE&EEAC was rechartered on June 18, 2012. The RE&EEAC provides the Secretary of Commerce with consensus advice from the private sector on the development and administration of programs and policies to enhance the international competitiveness of the U.S. renewable energy and energy efficiency industries. The September 10, 2013 meeting of the RE&EEAC will consist of presentations from four subcommittee teams—Finance, U.S. Competitiveness, Trade Policy, and Trade Promotion—on each subcommittee’s work thus far, and, particularly, a presentation on potential topics for future recommendations. Additionally, the RE&EEAC will receive presentations from representatives from the Overseas Private Investment Corporation and the Export-Import Bank of the United States on the financing for RE&EE exports. A limited amount of time, from 3:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m., will be available for pertinent brief oral comments from members of the public attending the meeting. To accommodate as many speakers as possible, the time for public comments will be limited to five minutes per person. Individuals wishing to reserve speaking time during the meeting must contact Mr. Mulholland and submit a brief statement of the general nature of the comments, as well as the name and address of the proposed participant by 5:00 p.m. EDT on Friday, August 30, 2013. If the number of registrants requesting to make statements is greater than can be reasonably accommodated during the meeting, the International Trade Administration may conduct a lottery to determine the speakers. Speakers are requested to bring at least 20 copies of their oral comments for distribution to the participants and public at the meeting. Any member of the public may submit pertinent written comments concerning the RE&EEAC’s affairs at any time before or after the meeting. Comments may be submitted to the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee, Attention: Ryan Mulholland, Office of Energy and Environmental Industries, U.S. Department of Commerce, Mail Stop: 4053, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230. To be PO 00000 Frm 00001 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 considered during the meeting, written comments must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. EDT on Friday, August 30, 2013, to ensure transmission to the Committee prior to the meeting. Comments received after that date will be distributed to the members but may not be considered at the meeting. Copies of RE&EEAC meeting minutes will be available within 30 days of the meeting. Man K. 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Participating firms will gain market information, make business and government contacts, solidify business strategies, and/or advance specific projects. In each of these targeted sectors, participating U.S. companies will meet with prescreened local partners, agents, distributors, representatives, and licensees. The agenda will also include meetings with high-level national and local government officials, networking opportunities, country briefings, and seminars. E:\FR\FM\12AUN1.SGM 12AUN1

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This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains documents other than rules 
or proposed rules that are applicable to the public. Notices of hearings 
and investigations, committee meetings, agency decisions and rulings, 
delegations of authority, filing of petitions and applications and agency 
statements of organization and functions are examples of documents 
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Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 155 / Monday, August 12, 2013 / 
Notices

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

International Trade Administration


Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee

AGENCY: International Trade Administration, U.S. Department of 
Commerce.

ACTION: Notice of an Open Meeting.

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SUMMARY: The Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee 
(RE&EEAC) will hold a meeting on September 10, 2013. The meeting is 
open to the public and the room is disabled-accessible. Public seating 
is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

DATES: September 10, 2013, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight 
Time (EDT). Members of the public wishing to attend the meeting must 
notify Ryan Mulholland at the contact information below by 5:00 p.m. 
EDT on Friday, August 30, 2013, in order to pre-register for clearance 
into the building. Please specify any requests for reasonable 
accommodation at least five business days in advance of the meeting. 
Last minute requests will be accepted, but may be impossible to fill.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the U.S. Department of Commerce, 
Room 4830, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ryan Mulholland, Office of Energy and 
Environmental Industries (OEEI), International Trade Administration, 
U.S. Department of Commerce at (202) 482-4693; email: 
ryan.mulholland@trade.gov. This meeting is physically accessible to 
people with disabilities. Requests for auxiliary aids should be 
directed to OEEI at (202) 482-4693.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Background: The Secretary of Commerce established the RE&EEAC 
pursuant to his discretionary authority and in accordance with the 
Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. App.) on July 14, 2010. The 
RE&EEAC was re-chartered on June 18, 2012. The RE&EEAC provides the 
Secretary of Commerce with consensus advice from the private sector on 
the development and administration of programs and policies to enhance 
the international competitiveness of the U.S. renewable energy and 
energy efficiency industries.
    The September 10, 2013 meeting of the RE&EEAC will consist of 
presentations from four subcommittee teams--Finance, U.S. 
Competitiveness, Trade Policy, and Trade Promotion--on each 
subcommittee's work thus far, and, particularly, a presentation on 
potential topics for future recommendations. Additionally, the RE&EEAC 
will receive presentations from representatives from the Overseas 
Private Investment Corporation and the Export-Import Bank of the United 
States on the financing for RE&EE exports.
    A limited amount of time, from 3:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m., will be 
available for pertinent brief oral comments from members of the public 
attending the meeting. To accommodate as many speakers as possible, the 
time for public comments will be limited to five minutes per person. 
Individuals wishing to reserve speaking time during the meeting must 
contact Mr. Mulholland and submit a brief statement of the general 
nature of the comments, as well as the name and address of the proposed 
participant by 5:00 p.m. EDT on Friday, August 30, 2013. If the number 
of registrants requesting to make statements is greater than can be 
reasonably accommodated during the meeting, the International Trade 
Administration may conduct a lottery to determine the speakers. 
Speakers are requested to bring at least 20 copies of their oral 
comments for distribution to the participants and public at the 
meeting.
    Any member of the public may submit pertinent written comments 
concerning the RE&EEAC's affairs at any time before or after the 
meeting. Comments may be submitted to the Renewable Energy and Energy 
Efficiency Advisory Committee, Attention: Ryan Mulholland, Office of 
Energy and Environmental Industries, U.S. Department of Commerce, Mail 
Stop: 4053, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20230. To be 
considered during the meeting, written comments must be received no 
later than 5:00 p.m. EDT on Friday, August 30, 2013, to ensure 
transmission to the Committee prior to the meeting. Comments received 
after that date will be distributed to the members but may not be 
considered at the meeting.
    Copies of RE&EEAC meeting minutes will be available within 30 days 
of the meeting.

Man K. Cho,
Acting, Director, Office of Energy and Environmental Industries.
[FR Doc. 2013-19426 Filed 8-9-13; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 3510-DR-P