National Coal Council, 11211-11212 [2017-03312]

Download as PDF sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 33 / Tuesday, February 21, 2017 / Notices Measure 1: The number and percentage of program participants who complete the preservice program. Completion is defined by the applicant in the submitted application. Measure 2: The number and percentage of program participants who complete the inservice program. Completion is defined by the applicant in the submitted application. Measure 3: The number and percentage of program completers, as defined by the applicant under measures 1 and 2, who are State certified, licensed, or endorsed in EL instruction. Measure 4: The percentage of program completers who rate the program as effective in preparing them to serve EL students. Measure 5: The percentage of school leaders, other educators, and employers of program completers who rated the program as effective in preparing their teachers, or other educators, to serve ELs or improve their abilities to serve ELs effectively. Measure 6: For projects that received competitive preference points for Competitive Priority 2, the percentage of program completers who rated the program as effective, as defined by the grantees, in increasing their knowledge and skills related to parent, family, and community engagement. (b) Baseline data. Applicants must provide baseline (as defined in this notice) data for each of the project performance measures listed in (a) and explain how each proposed baseline data is related to program outcomes; or, if the applicant has determined that there are no established baseline data for a particular performance measure, explain why there is no established baseline and explain how and when, during the project period, the applicant will establish a baseline for the performance measure. (c) Performance measure targets. In addition, the applicant must propose in its application annual targets for the measures listed in paragraph (a). Applications must also include the following information as directed under 34 CFR 75.110(b): (1) Why each proposed performance target is ambitious (as defined in this notice) yet achievable compared to the baseline for the performance measure. (2) The data collection and reporting methods the applicant would use and why those methods are likely to yield reliable, valid, and meaningful performance data; and (3) The applicant’s capacity to collect and report reliable, valid, and meaningful performance data, as evidenced by high-quality data VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:15 Feb 17, 2017 Jkt 241001 collection, analysis, and reporting in other projects or research. Note: If the applicant does not have experience with collection and reporting of performance data through other projects or research, the applicant should provide other evidence of capacity to successfully carry out data collection and reporting for its proposed project. (d) Performance Reports. All grantees must submit an annual performance report and final performance report with information that is responsive to these performance measures. The Department will consider this data in making annual continuation awards. (e) Department Evaluations. Consistent with 34 CFR 75.591, grantees funded under this program shall comply with the requirements of any evaluation of the program conducted by the Department or an evaluator selected by the Department. 5. Continuation Awards: In making a continuation award under 34 CFR 75.253, the Secretary considers, among other things: Whether a grantee has made substantial progress in achieving the goals and objectives of the project; whether the grantee has expended funds in a manner that is consistent with its approved application and budget; and, if the Secretary has established performance measurement requirements, the performance targets in the grantee’s approved application. In making a continuation award, the Secretary also considers whether the grantee is operating in compliance with the assurances in its approved application, including those applicable to Federal civil rights laws that prohibit discrimination in programs or activities receiving Federal financial assistance from the Department (34 CFR 100.4, 104.5, 106.4, 108.8, and 110.23). VII. Agency Contact FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Samuel Lopez, U.S. Department of Education, 400 Maryland Avenue SW., Room 5C152, Washington, DC 20202. Telephone: (202) 401–4300. FAX: (202) 205–1229 or by email at NPD2017@ ed.gov. If you use a TDD or a TTY, call the Federal Relay Service, toll free, at 1– 800–877–8339. VIII. Other Information Accessible Format: Individuals with disabilities can obtain this document and a copy of the application package in an accessible format (e.g., braille, large print, audiotape, or compact disc) on request to the program contact person listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT in section VII of this notice. PO 00000 Frm 00041 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 11211 Electronic Access to This Document: The official version of this document is the document published in the Federal Register. Free Internet access to the official edition of the Federal Register and the Code of Federal Regulations is available via the Federal Digital System at: www.gpo.gov/fdsys. At this site you can view this document, as well as all other documents of this Department published in the Federal Register, in text or PDF. To use PDF you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader, which is available free at the site. You may also access documents of the Department published in the Federal Register by using the article search feature at: www.federalregister.gov. Specifically, through the advanced search feature at this site, you can limit your search to documents published by the Department. Dated: February 15, 2017. Supreet Anand, Deputy Director Office of English Language Acquisition. [FR Doc. 2017–03367 Filed 2–17–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4000–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY National Coal Council Office of Fossil Energy, Department of Energy. ACTION: Notice of open meetings. AGENCY: This notice announces a meeting of the National Coal Council (NCC). The Federal Advisory Committee Act requires that public notice of these meetings be announced in the Federal Register. DATES: Wednesday, March 15, 2017, 8:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. ADDRESSES: Sheraton Suites, Old Town Alexandria; 801 N. Saint Asaph St.; Alexandria, VA 22314. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Daniel Matuszak, U.S. Department of Energy, 4G–036/Forrestal Building, 1000 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20585–0001; Telephone: 202–287–6915 SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Purpose of the Council: The National Coal Council provides advice and recommendations to the Secretary of Energy on general policy matters relating to coal and the coal industry. Purpose of Meeting: The 2017 Spring Meeting of the National Coal Council. Tentative Agenda: 1. Call to order and opening remarks by Mike Durham, Chair, National Coal Council SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\21FEN1.SGM 21FEN1 sradovich on DSK3GMQ082PROD with NOTICES 11212 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 33 / Tuesday, February 21, 2017 / Notices 2. Remarks by U.S. Department of Energy Representative—TBD 3. Presentation by Andy Roberts. Research Director-Global Thermal Markets, Wood Mackenzie on ‘‘Opportunities for Coal in the Trump Administration’’ 4. Presentation by Jeff Keffer, CEO/Steve Nelson, COO, Longview Power LLC on Longview Power’s State-of-theArt Clean Coal Technology Plant 5. Presentation by Chip Bottone, President & CEO, FuelCell Energy on the ExxonMobil-FuelCell Energy Fuel Cell Carbon Capture Pilot Plant at Plant Barry 6. Presentation by David Denton, Senior Director Business Development, RTI International on ‘‘Advanced Technologies for CO2 Capture & Utilization: Power & Industrial Applications’’ 7. Council Business: a. Finance report by Finance Committee Chair Greg Workman b. Coal Policy Committee report by Coal Policy Committee Chair Deck Slone c. Communications Committee report by Communications Committee Chair Lisa Bradley d. NCC Business Report by NCC CEO Janet Gellici 8. Other Business 9. Adjourn Attendees are requested to register in advance for the meeting at: http:// www.nationalcoalcouncil.org/pageNCC-Events.html. Public Participation: The meeting is open to the public. If you would like to file a written statement with the Council, you may do so either before or after the meeting. If you would like to make oral statements regarding any item on the agenda, you should contact Daniel Matuszak, 202–287–6915 or daniel.matuszak@hq.doe.gov (email). You must make your request for an oral statement at least 5 business days before the meeting. Reasonable provision will be made to include oral statements on the scheduled agenda. The Chairperson of the Council will lead the meeting in a manner that facilitates the orderly conduct of business. Oral statements are limited to 10-minutes per organization and per person. Minutes: A link to the transcript of the meeting will be posted on the NCC Web site at: http:// www.nationalcoalcouncil.org/. Issued at Washington, DC, on February 14, 2017. LaTanya R. Butler, Deputy Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2017–03312 Filed 2–17–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:15 Feb 17, 2017 Jkt 241001 DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Project No. 233–227] Pacific Gas and Electric Company; Notice of Application Accepted for Filing, and Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene and Protests Take notice that the following hydroelectric application has been filed with the Commission and is available for public inspection. a. Type of Application: Amendment of License. b. Project No.: 233–227. c. Date filed: January 6, 2017. d. Applicant: Pacific Gas and Electric Company. e. Name of Project: Pit 3, 4 & 5 Hydroelectric Project. f. Location: The project is located on the Pit River in Shasta County, California. The project occupies federal lands administered by the U.S. Forest Service. g. Filed Pursuant to: Federal Power Act 16 U.S.C. 791a–825r. h. Applicant Contact: Jim Gill, Director, Hydro Licensing, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, P.O. Box 770000, San Francisco, CA 94177–0001, Telephone: (415) 973–8114, Facsimile: (415) 973–2713, E-Mail: CJGg@.pge.com. i. FERC Contact: Mo Fayyad, Telephone (202) 502–8759, and email mo.fayyad@FERC.gov. j. Deadline for filing comments, motions to intervene and protests is 30 days from the issuance of this notice by the Commission. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filing. Please file comments, motions to intervene, and protests using the Commission’s eFiling system at http:// www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/efiling.asp. Commenters can submit brief comments up to 6,000 characters, without prior registration, using the eComment system at http://www.ferc.gov/doc-sfiling/ ecomment.asp. You must include your name and contact information at the end of your comments. For assistance, please contact FERC Online Support at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov, (866) 208–3676 (toll free), or (202) 502–8659 (TTY). In lieu of electronic filing, please send a paper copy to: Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426. The first page of any filing should include docket number P–233–227. k. Description of Request: Due to economic considerations, the applicant proposes to delete from the license for Pit 3, 4 & 5 Hydroelectric Project the unconstructed Britton Powerhouse. The PO 00000 Frm 00042 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 2.8-megawatt powerhouse was to be constructed at the Pit 3 Dam. l. Locations of the Applications: A copy of the application is available for inspection and reproduction at the Commission’s Public Reference Room, located at 888 First Street NE., Room 2A, Washington, DC 20426, or by calling (202) 502–8371. The filing may also be viewed on the Commission’s Web site at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ elibrary.asp. Enter the docket number excluding the last three digits in the docket number field to access the document. You may also register online at http://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ esubscription.asp to be notified via email of new filings and issuances related to this or other pending projects. For assistance, call 1–866–208–3676 or email FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov, for TTY, call (202) 502–8659. m. Individuals desiring to be included on the Commission’s mailing list should so indicate by writing to the Secretary of the Commission. n. Comments, Motions to Intervene, or Protests: Anyone may submit comments, a motion to intervene, or a protest in accordance with the requirements of Rules of Practice and Procedure, 18 CFR 385.210, .211, .214. In determining the appropriate action to take, the Commission will consider all protests or other comments filed, but only those who file a motion to intervene in accordance with the Commission’s Rules may become a party to the proceeding. Any comments, motions to intervene, or protests must be received on or before the specified comment date for the particular application. o. Filing and Service of Responsive Documents: Any filing must (1) bear in all capital letters the title ‘‘COMMENTS’’, ‘‘MOTION TO INTERVENE’’, or ‘‘PROTEST’’ as applicable; (2) set forth in the heading the name of the applicant and the project number of the application to which the filing responds; (3) furnish the name, address, and telephone number of the person protesting or intervening; and (4) otherwise comply with the requirements of 18 CFR 385.2001 through 385.2005. All comments, motions to intervene, or protests must set forth their evidentiary basis and otherwise comply with the requirements of 18 CFR 4.34(b). All comments, motions to intervene, or protests should relate to project works which are the subject of this application. Agencies may obtain copies of the application directly from the applicant. A copy of any protest or motion to intervene must be served upon each representative of the E:\FR\FM\21FEN1.SGM 21FEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 33 (Tuesday, February 21, 2017)]
[Notices]
[Pages 11211-11212]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2017-03312]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY


National Coal Council

AGENCY: Office of Fossil Energy, Department of Energy.

ACTION: Notice of open meetings.

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SUMMARY: This notice announces a meeting of the National Coal Council 
(NCC). The Federal Advisory Committee Act requires that public notice 
of these meetings be announced in the Federal Register.

DATES: Wednesday, March 15, 2017, 8:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

ADDRESSES: Sheraton Suites, Old Town Alexandria; 801 N. Saint Asaph 
St.; Alexandria, VA 22314.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Daniel Matuszak, U.S. Department of 
Energy, 4G-036/Forrestal Building, 1000 Independence Avenue SW., 
Washington, DC 20585-0001; Telephone: 202-287-6915

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Purpose of the Council: The National Coal Council provides advice 
and recommendations to the Secretary of Energy on general policy 
matters relating to coal and the coal industry.
    Purpose of Meeting: The 2017 Spring Meeting of the National Coal 
Council.
    Tentative Agenda:

1. Call to order and opening remarks by Mike Durham, Chair, National 
Coal Council

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2. Remarks by U.S. Department of Energy Representative--TBD
3. Presentation by Andy Roberts. Research Director-Global Thermal 
Markets, Wood Mackenzie on ``Opportunities for Coal in the Trump 
Administration''
4. Presentation by Jeff Keffer, CEO/Steve Nelson, COO, Longview Power 
LLC on Longview Power's State-of-the-Art Clean Coal Technology Plant
5. Presentation by Chip Bottone, President & CEO, FuelCell Energy on 
the ExxonMobil-FuelCell Energy Fuel Cell Carbon Capture Pilot Plant at 
Plant Barry
6. Presentation by David Denton, Senior Director Business Development, 
RTI International on ``Advanced Technologies for CO2 Capture 
& Utilization: Power & Industrial Applications''
7. Council Business:
    a. Finance report by Finance Committee Chair Greg Workman
    b. Coal Policy Committee report by Coal Policy Committee Chair Deck 
Slone
    c. Communications Committee report by Communications Committee 
Chair Lisa Bradley
    d. NCC Business Report by NCC CEO Janet Gellici
8. Other Business
9. Adjourn

    Attendees are requested to register in advance for the meeting at: 
http://www.nationalcoalcouncil.org/page-NCC-Events.html.
    Public Participation: The meeting is open to the public. If you 
would like to file a written statement with the Council, you may do so 
either before or after the meeting. If you would like to make oral 
statements regarding any item on the agenda, you should contact Daniel 
Matuszak, 202-287-6915 or daniel.matuszak@hq.doe.gov (email). You must 
make your request for an oral statement at least 5 business days before 
the meeting. Reasonable provision will be made to include oral 
statements on the scheduled agenda. The Chairperson of the Council will 
lead the meeting in a manner that facilitates the orderly conduct of 
business. Oral statements are limited to 10-minutes per organization 
and per person.
    Minutes: A link to the transcript of the meeting will be posted on 
the NCC Web site at: http://www.nationalcoalcouncil.org/.

    Issued at Washington, DC, on February 14, 2017.
LaTanya R. Butler,
Deputy Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2017-03312 Filed 2-17-17; 8:45 am]
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