Notice of Request for Information (RFI) Re: Photovoltaic Module Recycling, 62947-62948 [2014-24969]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 203 / Tuesday, October 21, 2014 / Notices Estimated Reporting and Recordkeeping Cost Burden: $52,995,807. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Agency Information Collection Extension Statutory Authority: 42 U.S.C. 2201. U.S. Department of Energy. ACTION: Submission for Office of Management and Budget (OMB) review and comment. AGENCY: The Department of Energy (DOE) has submitted an information collection request to the OMB for extension under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The information collection requests a threeyear extension of its Procurement Collection, OMB Control Number 1910– 4100. This information collection request covers information necessary to administer and manage DOE’s procurement and acquisition programs. DATES: Comments regarding this collection must be received on or before November 20, 2014. 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[FR Doc. 2014–24970 Filed 10–20–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Environmental Management SiteSpecific Advisory Board, Portsmouth Department of Energy (DOE). Notice of open meeting. AGENCY: ACTION: This notice announces a meeting of the Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board (EM SSAB), Portsmouth. The Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. No. 92–463, 86 Stat. 770) requires that public notice of this meeting be announced in the Federal Register. DATES: Thursday, November 6, 2014; 6:00 p.m. ADDRESSES: Ohio State University, Endeavor Center, 1862 Shyville Road, Piketon, Ohio 45661. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Greg Simonton, Alternate Deputy Designated Federal Officer, Department of Energy Portsmouth/Paducah Project Office, Post Office Box 700, Piketon, Ohio 45661, (740) 897–3737, Greg.Simonton@ lex.doe.gov. SUMMARY: 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 Agenda • Call to Order, Introductions, Review of Agenda • Approval of September Minutes • Deputy Designated Federal Officer’s Comments • Federal Coordinator’s Comments • Liaison’s Comments • Presentation • Administrative Issues • Subcommittee Updates • Public Comments • Final Comments from the Board • Adjourn Public Participation: The meeting is open to the public. The EM SSAB, Portsmouth, welcomes the attendance of the public at its advisory committee meetings and will make every effort to accommodate persons with physical PO 00000 Frm 00008 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 62947 disabilities or special needs. If you require special accommodations due to a disability, please contact Greg Simonton 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 Greg Simonton at the address or telephone number 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 Greg Simonton at the address and phone number listed above. Minutes will also be available at the following Web site: http://www.portsssab.energy.gov/. Issued at Washington, DC, on October 15, 2014. Amy Bodette, Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2014–24984 Filed 10–20–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Notice of Request for Information (RFI) Re: Photovoltaic Module Recycling Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Department of Energy (DOE). ACTION: Notice of request for information. AGENCY: The Department of Energy (DOE) today gives notice of a request for information regarding the possible technical areas of research in the area of photovoltaic module recycling. DOE intends to understand the current state of recycling technology and the areas of research that could lead to impactful recycling technologies to support the developing photovoltaic industry. The intent of this RFI is to generate discussion related to planning for the end of life of photovoltaic modules and to create a list of high impact research topics in photovoltaics recycling. Details regarding the RFI and instructions for submitting responses to the RFI can be found at the following SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\21OCN1.SGM 21OCN1 62948 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 203 / Tuesday, October 21, 2014 / Notices URL address: https://eereexchange.energy.gov/. DATES: Responses to this RFI must be received by November 14, 2014. ADDRESSES: The RFI and instructions for submitting responses to the RFI can be found at the following URL address: https://eere-exchange.energy.gov/. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Questions may be directed to—pvrecycling-rfi@ee.doe.gov. Issued in Washington, on October 14, 2014. Marie Mapes, Program Manager, Solar Energy Technologies Office. [FR Doc. 2014–24969 Filed 10–20–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. EL15–6–000] ´ PaTu Wind Farm, LLC (Complainants) v. Portland General Electric Company (Respondents); Notice of Complaint mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES October 14, 2014. Take notice that on October 10, 2014, pursuant to Rule 206 of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (Commission) Rules of Practice and Procedure, 18 CFR 385.206 and sections 206, 306, and 309 of the Federal Power Act, 16 U.S.C. 824(e), 825(e), and ´ ´ 825(h), PaTu Wind Farm, LLC (PaTu), filed a formal complaint against Portland General Electric Company (PGE), alleging that PGE violated the Federal Power Act, the Commission’s ´ open access regulations, and PaTu’s rights under the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 (PURPA) in provision of transmission services necessary to effectuate a dynamic scheduling import into PGE’s balancing authority area (BAA), and by refusing to agree to accept deliveries on a 15-minute schedule, as more fully explained in the complaint. ´ PaTu certifies that copies of the complaint were served on the contacts for PGE as listed on the Commission’s list of Corporate Officials. Any person desiring to intervene or to protest this filing must file in accordance with Rules 211 and 214 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (18 CFR 385.211, 385.214). Protests will be considered by the Commission in determining the appropriate action to be taken, but will not serve to make protestants parties to the proceeding. Any person wishing to become a party must file a notice of intervention or motion to intervene, as VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:42 Oct 20, 2014 Jkt 235001 appropriate. The Respondent’s answer and all interventions, or protests must be filed on or before the comment date. The Respondent’s answer, motions to intervene, and protests must be served on the Complainants. The Commission encourages electronic submission of protests and interventions in lieu of paper using the ‘‘eFiling’’ link at http://www.ferc.gov. Persons unable to file electronically should submit an original and 5 copies of the protest or intervention to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426. This filing is accessible on-line at http://www.ferc.gov, using the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link and is available for electronic review in the Commission’s Public Reference Room in Washington, DC. There is an ‘‘eSubscription’’ link on the Web site that enables subscribers to receive email notification when a document is added to a subscribed docket(s). For assistance with any FERC Online service, please email FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov, or call (866) 208–3676 (toll free). For TTY, call (202) 502–8659. Comment Date: 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on October 30, 2014. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2014–24974 Filed 10–20–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Notice of Staff Attendance at Southwest Power Pool Regional Entity Trustee, Regional State Committee, Members’ and Board of Directors’ Meetings October 14, 2014. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) hereby gives notice that members of its staff may attend the meetings of the Southwest Power Pool, Inc. (SPP) Regional Entity Trustee (RE), Regional State Committee (RSC), SPP Members Committee and Board of Directors, as noted below. Their attendance is part of the Commission’s ongoing outreach efforts. All meetings will be held at SPP’s Corporate Center, 201 Worthen Drive, Little Rock, AR 72223. 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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 203 (Tuesday, October 21, 2014)]
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[FR Doc No: 2014-24969]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy


Notice of Request for Information (RFI) Re: Photovoltaic Module 
Recycling

AGENCY: Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Department of 
Energy (DOE).

ACTION: Notice of request for information.

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SUMMARY: The Department of Energy (DOE) today gives notice of a request 
for information regarding the possible technical areas of research in 
the area of photovoltaic module recycling. DOE intends to understand 
the current state of recycling technology and the areas of research 
that could lead to impactful recycling technologies to support the 
developing photovoltaic industry. The intent of this RFI is to generate 
discussion related to planning for the end of life of photovoltaic 
modules and to create a list of high impact research topics in 
photovoltaics recycling. Details regarding the RFI and instructions for 
submitting responses to the RFI can be found at the following

[[Page 62948]]

URL address: https://eere-exchange.energy.gov/.

DATES:  Responses to this RFI must be received by November 14, 2014.

ADDRESSES: The RFI and instructions for submitting responses to the RFI 
can be found at the following URL address: https://eere-exchange.energy.gov/.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Questions may be directed to_pv-
recycling-rfi@ee.doe.gov.

    Issued in Washington, on October 14, 2014.
Marie Mapes,
Program Manager, Solar Energy Technologies Office.
[FR Doc. 2014-24969 Filed 10-20-14; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 6450-01-P