Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee, 27575 [2014-11102]

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 93 (Wednesday, May 14, 2014)]
[Notices]
[Page 27575]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-11102]


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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 meet via conference call on May 15, 2014. The RE&EEAC 
agenda is now amended. The Committee will hear updates from four 
subcommittees: trade policy, finance, trade promotion, and U.S. 
Competiveness. The Committee will offer edits and suggestions on 
potential recommendations to each subcommittee in preparation for a 
future RE&EEAC meeting.

DATES: May 15, 2014, from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time 
(EDT).

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held via conference call.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ryan Mulholland, Office of Energy and 
Environmental Technologies Industries (OEEI), International Trade 
Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce at (202) 482-4693; email: 
ryan.mulholland@trade.gov. This conference call is accessible to people 
with disabilities. Requests for auxiliary aids should be directed to 
OEEI at (202) 482-4693 at least 3 working days prior to the event.

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 
June 19, 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. RE&EE industries. The RE&EEAC held its 
first meeting on February 20, 2013 and several subsequent meetings 
throughout 2013 and 2014. The Committee's charter expires June 18, 
2014.
    The meeting is open to the public. Members of the public wishing to 
attend the conference call should have notified Mr. Ryan Mulholland to 
pre-register and receive call-in information at the contact information 
above by 5:00 p.m. EDT on Friday, May 9, as stated in the Federal 
Register notice of May 6, 2014. Requests for reasonable accommodation 
should have also been received by Friday, May 9. Last minute requests 
will be accepted, but may be impossible to fill.
    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 ryan.mulholland@trade.gov or to 
the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee, Office 
of Energy and Environmental Technologies Industries (OEEI), 
International Trade Administration, Room 4053; 1401 Constitution Avenue 
NW., Washington, DC 20230. To be considered during the meeting, 
comments should have been received no later than 5:00 p.m. EDT on 
Friday, May 9, 2014, 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.

Catherine P. Vial,
Team Leader for Environmental Industries, Office of Energy and 
Environmental Industries.
[FR Doc. 2014-11102 Filed 5-13-14; 8:45 am]
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