External Merit Review Meeting, 10791-10792 [2014-04156]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 38 / Wednesday, February 26, 2014 / Notices tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES open to the public, and the public is invited to attend those portions. Meeting Date and Place: The public meeting will be held on Tuesday, April 15, 2014, from 8:00 a.m. until approximately 5:30 p.m., at the U.S. Department of Education, Eighth Floor Conference Center, Office of Postsecondary Education, 1990 K Street NW., Washington, DC 20006. On Wednesday, April 16, 2014, the Committee will meet in Executive Session from 8:00 a.m. until approximately 2:00 p.m. This session will not be open to the public. Function: The NCFMEA was established by the Secretary of Education under Section 102 of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended. 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The review SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00029 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 10791 panel will also assess projects’ potential impact on the wind power industry and identify additional research initiatives and resources that might be required in the future. The event is open to the public based upon space availability. DATES: DOE will hold the External Peer Review from Monday, March 24th, through Friday, March 28, 2014. ADDRESSES: The public meeting will be held at the DoubleTree Crystal City, 300 Army Navy Drive, Arlington, VA 22203. You may submit comments, identified by any of the following methods: • Email: [Mark.Higgins@ee.doe.gov]. Include ‘‘Wind Power Peer Review’’ in the subject line of the message. • Postal Mail: [Mark Higgins, EE–4W, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20585] Due to the potential delays in DOE’s receipt and processing of mail sent through the U.S. Postal Service, DOE encourages respondents to submit comments electronically to ensure timely receipt. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Matthew Kalmuk, BCS, Incorporated, 1400 I (Eye) St. NW., Suite 510, Washington, DC 20005, mkalmuk@bcshq.com. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Wind and Water Power Technologies is committed to developing and deploying a portfolio of innovative technologies for clean, domestic power generation from landbased and offshore wind turbines. The Wind and Water Power Technologies portfolio is aimed at producing the next generation of wind power technologies and jump-starting private sector innovation that is critical to the country’s long-term economic growth, energy security, and international competitiveness. By executing objective, comprehensive Peer Reviews, the Wind and Water Power Technologies Office ensures that its portfolio of project addresses industry needs and impacts the long-term development and deployment of wind power technologies in the United States. Public Participation The event is open to the public based upon space availability. DOE will also accept public comments as described in ADDRESSES for purposes of developing the Wind Power Program portfolio, but will not respond individually to comments received. Participants at the External Merit Review should limit information and comments to those based on personal E:\FR\FM\26FEN1.SGM 26FEN1 10792 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 38 / Wednesday, February 26, 2014 / Notices experience, individual advice, information, or facts regarding this topic. It is not the object of this session to obtain any group position or consensus from the meeting participants. To most effectively use the limited time, please refrain from passing judgment on another participant’s recommendations or advice, and instead, concentrate on your individual experiences. Following the meeting, a summary will be compiled by DOE and posted for public comment. For those interested in providing additional public comment, the summary will be posted at energy.gov/eere/wind/wind. Information on Services for Individuals With Disabilities Individuals requiring special accommodations at the meeting, please contact Mark Higgins no later than the close of business on March 21, 2014. Issued in Washington, DC, on February 20, 2014. Jose Zayas, Director, Wind and Water Power Technologies Office, U.S. Department of Energy. [FR Doc. 2014–04156 Filed 2–25–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Dated: February 18, 2014. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Combined Notice of Filings #2 Take notice that the Commission received the following electric rate filings: Docket Numbers: ER13–539–001. Applicants: Appalachian Power Company, American Electric Power Service Corporation, PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. Description: Appalachian Power Co. submits Compliance filing per 1/16/2014 Order in ER13–539 to be effective 7/9/2013. Filed Date: 2/18/14. Accession Number: 20140218–5150. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 3/11/14. Docket Numbers: ER14–1330–000. Applicants: Duke Energy Progress, Inc. Description: OATT NCEMC Power Supply Agreement RS No. 182 to be effective 4/19/2014. Filed Date: 2/18/14. Accession Number: 20140218–5065. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 3/11/14. Docket Numbers: ER14–1331–000. Applicants: Southern California Edison Company. Description: Unexecuted SGIA and Distribution Service Agreement with VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:24 Feb 25, 2014 Jkt 232001 SEPV Mission Creek, LLC to be effective 4/20/2014. Filed Date: 2/18/14. Accession Number: 20140218–5147. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 3/11/14. Docket Numbers: ER14–1332–000. Applicants: DATC Path 15, LLC. Description: Revised Appendix I in TO Tariff Updating TRR to be effective 4/20/2014. Filed Date: 2/18/14. Accession Number: 20140218–5199. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 3/11/14. The filings are accessible in the Commission’s eLibrary system by clicking on the links or querying the docket number. Any person desiring to intervene or protest in any of the above proceedings must file in accordance with Rules 211 and 214 of the Commission’s Regulations (18 CFR 385.211 and 385.214) on or before 5:00 p.m. Eastern time on the specified comment date. Protests may be considered, but intervention is necessary to become a party to the proceeding. eFiling is encouraged. More detailed information relating to filing requirements, interventions, protests, service, and qualifying facilities filings can be found at: https://www.ferc.gov/ docs-filing/efiling/filing-req.pdf. For other information, call (866) 208–3676 (toll free). For TTY, call (202) 502–8659. [FR Doc. 2014–04048 Filed 2–25–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Combined Notice of Filings #1 Take notice that the Commission received the following electric rate filings: Docket Numbers: ER10–2609–007; ER10–2604–005; ER10–2603–005; ER10–2602–008; ER10–2606–007. 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Applicants: Bangor Hydro Electric Company, Bridgeport Energy LLC, Emera Energy Services Inc., Emera Energy Services Subsidiary No. 1 LLC, Emera Energy Services Subsidiary No. 2 LLC, Emera Energy Services Subsidiary No. 3 LLC, Emera Energy Services Subsidiary No. 4 LLC, Emera Energy Services Subsidiary No. 5 LLC, Emera Energy Services Subsidiary No. 6 LLC, Emera Energy Services Subsidiary No. 7 LLC, Emera Energy Services Subsidiary No. 8 LLC, Emera Energy Services Subsidiary No. 9 LLC, Emera Energy Services Subsidiary No. 10 LLC, Emera Energy U.S. Subsidiary No. 1, Inc., Emera Energy U.S. Subsidiary No. 2, Inc., Rumford Power Inc., Tiverton Power LLC. Description: Errata to December 30, 2013 Triennial Market Power Update for Northeast Region and Notice of Two Changes in Status of the Emera Entities. Filed Date: 2/14/14. Accession Number: 20140214–5233. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 3/7/14. Docket Numbers: ER14–225–002. Applicants: New Brunswick Energy Marketing Corporation. 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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 38 (Wednesday, February 26, 2014)]
[Notices]
[Pages 10791-10792]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-04156]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy


External Merit Review Meeting

AGENCY: Wind and Water Power Technologies, Office of Energy Efficiency 
and Renewable Energy, Department of Energy.

ACTION: Notice of External Peer Review meeting.

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SUMMARY: The Wind Power Technologies Office within the U.S. Department 
of Energy's (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy 
intends to hold an External Merit Review in Arlington, VA, on March 24-
28, 2014. The External Review Panel will review current projects and 
provide feedback on technical/scientific/business merit, the actual or 
anticipated results, and the productivity and management effectiveness 
of projects. The review panel will also assess projects' potential 
impact on the wind power industry and identify additional research 
initiatives and resources that might be required in the future. The 
event is open to the public based upon space availability.

DATES: DOE will hold the External Peer Review from Monday, March 24th, 
through Friday, March 28, 2014.

ADDRESSES: The public meeting will be held at the DoubleTree Crystal 
City, 300 Army Navy Drive, Arlington, VA 22203.
    You may submit comments, identified by any of the following 
methods:
     Email: [Mark.Higgins@ee.doe.gov]. Include ``Wind Power 
Peer Review'' in the subject line of the message.
     Postal Mail: [Mark Higgins, EE-4W, U.S. Department of 
Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20585] Due to the 
potential delays in DOE's receipt and processing of mail sent through 
the U.S. Postal Service, DOE encourages respondents to submit comments 
electronically to ensure timely receipt.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Matthew Kalmuk, BCS, Incorporated, 
1400 I (Eye) St. NW., Suite 510, Washington, DC 20005, hq.com">mkalmuk@bcs-hq.com.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

Background

    The U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Wind and Water Power 
Technologies is committed to developing and deploying a portfolio of 
innovative technologies for clean, domestic power generation from land-
based and offshore wind turbines. The Wind and Water Power Technologies 
portfolio is aimed at producing the next generation of wind power 
technologies and jump-starting private sector innovation that is 
critical to the country's long-term economic growth, energy security, 
and international competitiveness. By executing objective, 
comprehensive Peer Reviews, the Wind and Water Power Technologies 
Office ensures that its portfolio of project addresses industry needs 
and impacts the long-term development and deployment of wind power 
technologies in the United States.

Public Participation

    The event is open to the public based upon space availability. DOE 
will also accept public comments as described in ADDRESSES for purposes 
of developing the Wind Power Program portfolio, but will not respond 
individually to comments received.
    Participants at the External Merit Review should limit information 
and comments to those based on personal

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experience, individual advice, information, or facts regarding this 
topic. It is not the object of this session to obtain any group 
position or consensus from the meeting participants. To most 
effectively use the limited time, please refrain from passing judgment 
on another participant's recommendations or advice, and instead, 
concentrate on your individual experiences.
    Following the meeting, a summary will be compiled by DOE and posted 
for public comment. For those interested in providing additional public 
comment, the summary will be posted at energy.gov/eere/wind/wind.

Information on Services for Individuals With Disabilities

    Individuals requiring special accommodations at the meeting, please 
contact Mark Higgins no later than the close of business on March 21, 
2014.

    Issued in Washington, DC, on February 20, 2014.
Jose Zayas,
Director, Wind and Water Power Technologies Office, U.S. Department of 
Energy.
[FR Doc. 2014-04156 Filed 2-25-14; 8:45 am]
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