Request for Nominations for Mobile Sources Technical Review Subcommittee, 16852-16853 [2018-08018]

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Notice is hereby given that the deadline for filing protests with regard to the applicant’s request for blanket authorization, under 18 CFR part 34, of future issuances of securities and assumptions of liability, is May 1, 2018. The Commission encourages electronic submission of protests and interventions in lieu of paper, using the FERC Online links at http:// www.ferc.gov. To facilitate electronic service, persons with internet access who will eFile a document and/or be listed as a contact for an intervenor must create and validate an eRegistration account using the eRegistration link. Select the eFiling link to log on and submit the intervention or protests. Persons unable to file electronically should submit an original and 5 copies of the intervention or protest to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE, Washington, DC 20426. The filings in the above-referenced proceeding are accessible in the VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:20 Apr 16, 2018 Jkt 244001 Commission’s eLibrary system by clicking on the appropriate link in the above list. They are also available for electronic review in the Commission’s Public Reference Room in Washington, DC. There is an eSubscription link on the website 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. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [FRL–9976–83–OAR] Request for Nominations for Mobile Sources Technical Review Subcommittee Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Request for nominations for Mobile Sources Technical Review Subcommittee (MSTRS). AGENCY: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) invites nominations from a diverse range of qualified candidates to be considered for appointment to its Mobile Sources Technical Review Subcommittee (MSTRS). Vacancies are anticipated to be filled by Fall, 2018. Sources in addition to this Federal Register Notice may also be utilized in the solicitation of nominees. DATES: Nominations must be postmarked or emailed by May 22, 2018. ADDRESSES: Submit nominations to: Courtney McCubbin, Designated Federal Officer, Office of Transportation and Air Quality, U.S Environmental Protection Agency (6401A), 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20460. You may also email nominations with subject line MSTRS2018 to mccubbin.courtney@epa.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Courtney McCubbin, Designated Federal Officer, U.S. EPA; telephone: (202) 564– 2436; email: mccubbin.courtney@ epa.gov. SUMMARY: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background The MSTRS is a federal advisory committee chartered under the Federal PO 00000 Frm 00030 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Advisory Committee Act (FACA), Public Law 92–463. The MSTRS provides the Clean Air Act Advisory Committee (CAAAC) with independent advice, counsel and recommendations on the scientific and technical aspects of programs related to mobile source air pollution and its control. Through its expert members from diverse stakeholder groups and from its various workgroups, the subcommittee reviews and addresses a wide range of developments, issues and research areas such as emissions modeling, emission standards and standard setting, air toxics, innovative and incentive-based transportation policies, onboard diagnostics, heavy-duty engines, diesel retrofit, and fuel quality. The Subcommittee’s website is at: http:// www.epa.gov/caaac/mobile-sourcestechnical-review-subcommittee-mstrscaaac. Members are appointed by the EPA Administrator for three-year terms with the possibility of reappointment to a second term. The MSTRS usually meets two times annually and the average workload for the members is approximately 5 to 10 hours per month. EPA provides reimbursement for travel and other incidental expenses associated with official government business for members who qualify. EPA is seeking nominations from representatives of nonfederal interests such as: • Future transportation options and shared mobility interests • Mobile source emission modeling interests • Transportation and supply chain shippers • Marine and inland port interests • Environmental advocacy groups • Community and/or environmental justice interests • State and local government interests EPA values and welcomes diversity. To obtain nominations of diverse candidates, EPA encourages nominations of women and men of all racial and ethnic groups. In selecting members, we will consider technical expertise, coverage of broad stakeholder perspectives, diversity and the needs of the subcommittee. The following criteria will be used to evaluate nominees: • The background and experiences that would help members contribute to the diversity of perspectives on the committee (e.g., geographic, economic, social, cultural, educational, and other considerations); • Experience in policy engagement across a range of mobility source transportation topics; E:\FR\FM\17APN1.SGM 17APN1 daltland on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 74 / Tuesday, April 17, 2018 / Notices • Experience working with future transportation options and shared mobility; • Experience working with the modeling of mobile source emissions; • Experience working with producers of passenger cars, engines and trucks, engine and equipment manufacturing; • Experience working with fuel or renewable fuel producers; • Experience working with oil refiners, distributors and retailers of mobile source fuels; • Experience working with clean energy producers; • Experience working with agricultural producers (corn and other crop products), distillers, processors and shippers of biofuels; • Experience working with emission control manufacturers, catalyst and filter manufacturers; • Experience working for State and local environmental agencies or State Air Pollution Control Agencies; • Experience working for environmental advocacy groups; • Experience working for environmental and/or community groups; • Experience working with supply chain logistics and goods movement; • Experience working with marine port interests; • Experience in working at the national level on local governments issues; • Demonstrated experience with environmental and sustainability issues; • Executive management level experience with membership in broadbased networks; • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication and consensusbuilding skills; • Ability to volunteer time to attend meetings two times a year, participate in teleconference and webinar meetings, attend listening sessions with the Administrator or other senior-level officials, develop policy recommendations to the Administrator, and prepare reports and advice letters. Nominations must include a resume and a short biography describing the professional and educational qualifications of the nominee, as well as the nominee’s current business address, email address, and daytime telephone number. Interested candidates may selfnominate. To help the Agency in evaluating the effectiveness of its outreach efforts, please tell us how you learned of this opportunity. Please be aware that EPA’s policy is that, unless otherwise prescribed by statute, members generally are appointed to three-year terms. VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:20 Apr 16, 2018 Jkt 244001 Dated: April 3, 2018. Karl Simon, Director, Transportation and Climate Division, Office of Transportation and Air Quality. [FR Doc. 2018–08018 Filed 4–16–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY [9976–94—Region 5] Proposed Prospective Purchaser Agreement for the Manual Transmission of Muncie Site in Muncie, Indiana Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). 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[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 74 (Tuesday, April 17, 2018)]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-08018]


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ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

[FRL-9976-83-OAR]


Request for Nominations for Mobile Sources Technical Review 
Subcommittee

AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

ACTION: Request for nominations for Mobile Sources Technical Review 
Subcommittee (MSTRS).

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SUMMARY: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) invites 
nominations from a diverse range of qualified candidates to be 
considered for appointment to its Mobile Sources Technical Review 
Subcommittee (MSTRS). Vacancies are anticipated to be filled by Fall, 
2018. Sources in addition to this Federal Register Notice may also be 
utilized in the solicitation of nominees.

DATES: Nominations must be postmarked or emailed by May 22, 2018.

ADDRESSES: Submit nominations to: Courtney McCubbin, Designated Federal 
Officer, Office of Transportation and Air Quality, U.S Environmental 
Protection Agency (6401A), 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 
20460. You may also email nominations with subject line MSTRS2018 to 
[email protected].

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Courtney McCubbin, Designated Federal 
Officer, U.S. EPA; telephone: (202) 564-2436; email: 
[email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

Background

    The MSTRS is a federal advisory committee chartered under the 
Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), Public Law 92-463. The MSTRS 
provides the Clean Air Act Advisory Committee (CAAAC) with independent 
advice, counsel and recommendations on the scientific and technical 
aspects of programs related to mobile source air pollution and its 
control.
    Through its expert members from diverse stakeholder groups and from 
its various workgroups, the subcommittee reviews and addresses a wide 
range of developments, issues and research areas such as emissions 
modeling, emission standards and standard setting, air toxics, 
innovative and incentive-based transportation policies, onboard 
diagnostics, heavy-duty engines, diesel retrofit, and fuel quality. The 
Subcommittee's website is at: http://www.epa.gov/caaac/mobile-sources-technical-review-subcommittee-mstrs-caaac.
    Members are appointed by the EPA Administrator for three-year terms 
with the possibility of reappointment to a second term. The MSTRS 
usually meets two times annually and the average workload for the 
members is approximately 5 to 10 hours per month. EPA provides 
reimbursement for travel and other incidental expenses associated with 
official government business for members who qualify.
    EPA is seeking nominations from representatives of nonfederal 
interests such as:

 Future transportation options and shared mobility interests
 Mobile source emission modeling interests
 Transportation and supply chain shippers
 Marine and inland port interests
 Environmental advocacy groups
 Community and/or environmental justice interests
 State and local government interests
    EPA values and welcomes diversity. To obtain nominations of diverse 
candidates, EPA encourages nominations of women and men of all racial 
and ethnic groups.
    In selecting members, we will consider technical expertise, 
coverage of broad stakeholder perspectives, diversity and the needs of 
the subcommittee.
    The following criteria will be used to evaluate nominees:
     The background and experiences that would help members 
contribute to the diversity of perspectives on the committee (e.g., 
geographic, economic, social, cultural, educational, and other 
considerations);
     Experience in policy engagement across a range of mobility 
source transportation topics;

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     Experience working with future transportation options and 
shared mobility;
     Experience working with the modeling of mobile source 
emissions;
     Experience working with producers of passenger cars, 
engines and trucks, engine and equipment manufacturing;
     Experience working with fuel or renewable fuel producers;
     Experience working with oil refiners, distributors and 
retailers of mobile source fuels;
     Experience working with clean energy producers;
     Experience working with agricultural producers (corn and 
other crop products), distillers, processors and shippers of biofuels;
     Experience working with emission control manufacturers, 
catalyst and filter manufacturers;
     Experience working for State and local environmental 
agencies or State Air Pollution Control Agencies;
     Experience working for environmental advocacy groups;
     Experience working for environmental and/or community 
groups;
     Experience working with supply chain logistics and goods 
movement;
     Experience working with marine port interests;
     Experience in working at the national level on local 
governments issues;
     Demonstrated experience with environmental and 
sustainability issues;
     Executive management level experience with membership in 
broad-based networks;
     Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication 
and consensus-building skills;
     Ability to volunteer time to attend meetings two times a 
year, participate in teleconference and webinar meetings, attend 
listening sessions with the Administrator or other senior-level 
officials, develop policy recommendations to the Administrator, and 
prepare reports and advice letters.
    Nominations must include a resume and a short biography describing 
the professional and educational qualifications of the nominee, as well 
as the nominee's current business address, email address, and daytime 
telephone number. Interested candidates may self-nominate.
    To help the Agency in evaluating the effectiveness of its outreach 
efforts, please tell us how you learned of this opportunity.
    Please be aware that EPA's policy is that, unless otherwise 
prescribed by statute, members generally are appointed to three-year 
terms.

    Dated: April 3, 2018.
Karl Simon,
Director, Transportation and Climate Division, Office of Transportation 
and Air Quality.
[FR Doc. 2018-08018 Filed 4-16-18; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 6560-50-P