Agency Information Collection Extension, 17814-17815 [2018-08520]

Download as PDF 17814 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 79 / Tuesday, April 24, 2018 / Notices 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 Amy Boyette at the address or phone number listed above. Minutes will also be available at the following website: http://cab.srs.gov/ srs-cab.html. Issued at Washington, DC, on April 19, 2018. Latanya Butler, Deputy Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2018–08545 Filed 4–23–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Environmental Management Advisory Board Meeting AGENCY: ACTION: Department of Energy. Notice of open meeting. This notice announces a meeting of the Environmental Management Advisory Board (EMAB). The Federal Advisory Committee Act requires that public notice of this meeting be announced in the Federal Register. SUMMARY: Wednesday, May 16, 2018 a.m.–4:30 p.m. DATES: 9:00 U.S. Department of Energy, Room 5E–069, 1000 Independence Ave. SW, Washington, DC 20585. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jennifer McCloskey, Federal Coordinator, EMAB (EM–4.3), U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20585. Phone (301) 903–7427; fax (202) 586–0293 or email: jennifer.mccloskey@em.doe.gov. Tentative Agenda Topics • Opening Remarks • EM Program Updates • Regulatory Reform • Board Business Public Participation: EMAB welcomes the attendance of the public at its advisory committee meetings. Individuals who would like to attend must RSVP to Jennifer McCloskey at the phone number or email address listed above. Please provide your name, organization, citizenship, and contact information no later than 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 9, 2018. Anyone attending the meeting will be required to present government-issued identification. Written statements may be filed with the Board either before or after the meeting. Individuals who wish to make oral statements pertaining to the agenda should contact Jennifer McCloskey 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 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 Jennifer McCloskey at the address or phone number listed above. Minutes will also be available at the following website: http://energy.gov/ em/services/communicationengagement/environmentalmanagement-advisory-board-emab. Issued at Washington, DC, on April 19, 2018. Latanya Butler, Deputy Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2018–08543 Filed 4–23–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY U.S. Energy Information Administration daltland on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Purpose of the Board: The purpose of EMAB is to provide the Assistant Secretary for Environmental Management (EM) with advice and recommendations on corporate issues confronting the EM program. EMAB contributes to the effective operation of the program by providing individual citizens and representatives of interested groups an opportunity to present their views on issues facing EM and by helping to secure consensus recommendations on those issues. VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:03 Apr 23, 2018 Jkt 244001 Agency Information Collection Extension U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: EIA is requesting a three-year extension, without changes, of Form NWPA–830G Appendix G—Standard Remittance Advice for Payment of Fees, including Annex A to Appendix G, as SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00027 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. Form NWPA–830G is part of the Standard Contract for Disposal of Spent Nuclear Fuel and/or High-Level Radioactive Waste. Generators and owners of spent nuclear fuel and highlevel radioactive waste of domestic origin paid fees into the nuclear waste fund based on net electricity generated and sold as defined in the Standard Contract. DATES: Comments regarding this proposed information collection must be received on or before June 25, 2018. If you anticipate difficulty in submitting comments within that period, contact the person listed in ADDRESSES as soon as possible. ADDRESSES: Send your comments to: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Office of Electricity, Coal, Nuclear, and Renewables Analysis, EI–34, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Ave. SW, Washington, DC 20585, Attn: Marta Gospodarczyk. If you prefer, you can email them to: marta.gospodarczyk@eia.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of any forms and instructions should be directed to Ms. Gospodarczyk at 202–586–0527 or at: marta.gospodarczyk@eia.gov. The Form NWPA–830G, ‘‘Appendix G—Standard Remittance Advice for Payment of Fees,’’ including Annex A to Appendix G, may also be viewed here: http:// www.eia.gov/survey/#nwpa-830g. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This information collection request contains: (1) OMB No. 1901–0260; (2) Information Collection Request Title: Standard Contract for Disposal of Spent Nuclear Fuel and/or High-Level Radioactive Waste; (3) Type of Request: Three-year extension; (4) Purpose: The Federal Energy Administration Act of 1974 (15 U.S.C. 761 et seq.) and the DOE Organization Act (42 U.S.C. 7101 et seq.) require EIA to carry out a centralized, comprehensive, and unified energy information program. This program collects, evaluates, assembles, analyzes, and disseminates information on energy resource reserves, production, demand, technology, and related economic and statistical information. This information is used to assess the adequacy of energy resources to meet near and longer term domestic demands. As part of its effort to comply with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), EIA provides the general public and other federal agencies with opportunities to comment E:\FR\FM\24APN1.SGM 24APN1 daltland on DSKBBV9HB2PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 79 / Tuesday, April 24, 2018 / Notices on collections of energy information conducted by or in conjunction with EIA. Also, EIA will later seek approval for this collection by OMB under Section 3507(a) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 (42 U.S.C. 10101 et seq.) required that DOE enter into Standard Contracts with all generators or owners of spent nuclear fuel and high-level radioactive waste of domestic origin. Form NWPA–830G Appendix G—Standard Remittance Advice for Payment of Fees, including Annex A to Appendix G, is an Appendix to this Standard Contract. Appendix G and Annex A to Appendix G are commonly referred to as Remittance Advice (RA) forms. RA forms must be submitted quarterly by generators and owners of spent nuclear fuel and high-level radioactive waste of domestic origin who signed the Standard Contract. Appendix G is designed to serve as the source document for entries into DOE accounting records to transmit data to DOE concerning payment of fees into the Nuclear Waste Fund for spent nuclear fuel and high-level waste disposal. Annex A to Appendix G is used to provide data on the amount of net electricity generated and sold, upon which these fees are based. Please refer to the proposed forms and instructions for more information about the purpose, who must report, when to report, where to submit, the elements to be reported, detailed instructions, provisions for confidentiality, and uses (including possible non-statistical uses) of the information. For instructions on obtaining materials, see the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section. (5) Annual Estimated Number of Respondents: 99; (6) Annual Estimated Number of Total Responses: 396; (7) Annual Estimated Number of Burden Hours: 1,980; (8) Annual Estimated Reporting and Recordkeeping Cost Burden: EIA estimates that there are no additional costs to respondents associated with the surveys other than the costs associated with the burden hours. The information is maintained in the normal course of business. The cost of burden hours to the respondents is estimated to be $149,866 ($75.69 per hour times 1,980 hours). Other than the cost of burden hours, EIA estimates that there are no additional costs for generating, maintaining and providing the information. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:03 Apr 23, 2018 Jkt 244001 whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Statutory Authority: Section 13(b) of the Federal Energy Administration Act of 1974, Pub. L. 93–275, codified as (15 U.S.C. 772(b) et seq.); the DOE Organization Act of 1977, Pub. L. 95–91, codified as (42 U.S.C. 7101 et seq.); and Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 (42 U.S.C. 10101 et seq.). Issued in Washington, DC, on April 4, 2018. Nanda Srinivasan, Director, Office of Survey Development and Statistical Integration, U.S. Energy Information Administration. [FR Doc. 2018–08520 Filed 4–23–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–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: ER18–459–001. Applicants: PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. Description: Compliance filing: OVEC and PJM Request for Extended Tariff Effective Date (Tariff, OA, RAA) to be effective N/A. Filed Date: 4/17/18. Accession Number: 20180417–5167. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 5/8/18. Docket Numbers: ER18–460–001. Applicants: PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. Description: Compliance filing: OVEC and PJM Request for Extended Tariff Effective Date (CTOA) to be effective N/A. Filed Date: 4/17/18. Accession Number: 20180417–5170. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 5/8/18. Docket Numbers: ER18–832–002. Applicants: Public Service Company of New Mexico. Description: Tariff Amendment: Amendment to eTariff Filings to be effective 1/29/2018. Filed Date: 4/17/18. Accession Number: 20180417–5166. PO 00000 Frm 00028 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 17815 Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 5/8/18. Docket Numbers: ER18–907–002. Applicants: Public Service Company of New Mexico. Description: Tariff Amendment: Amendment to eTariff Filings to be effective 2/9/2018. Filed Date: 4/17/18. Accession Number: 20180417–5169. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 5/8/18. Docket Numbers: ER18–1385–000. Applicants: PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: Cleanup of Sch 12 re: Previously accepted language & add nonministerial changes to be effective 7/18/ 2016. Filed Date: 4/17/18. Accession Number: 20180417–5193. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 5/8/18. Docket Numbers: ER18–1386–000. Applicants: Southern California Edison Company. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: Amended LGIA Desert Harvest Project to be effective 4/19/2018. Filed Date: 4/18/18. Accession Number: 20180418–5007. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 5/9/18. Docket Numbers: ER18–1387–000. Applicants: Kansas City Power & Light Company. Description: Notice of Cancellation of Municipal Participation Agreement [Rate Schedule No. 85] of Kansas City Power & Light. Filed Date: 4/17/18. Accession Number: 20180417–5226. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 5/8/18. Docket Numbers: ER18–1388–000. Applicants: Kansas City Power & Light Company. Description: Notice of Cancellation of Municipal Participation Agreement [Rate Schedule No. 78] of Kansas City Power & Light. Filed Date: 4/17/18. Accession Number: 20180417–5227. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 5/8/18. Docket Numbers: ER18–1389–000. Applicants: Kansas City Power & Light Company. Description: Notice of Cancellation of Municipal Participation Agreement [Rate Schedule No. 77] of Kansas City Power & Light. Filed Date: 4/17/18. Accession Number: 20180417–5228. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 5/8/18. Docket Numbers: ER18–1390–000. 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[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 79 (Tuesday, April 24, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 17814-17815]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-08520]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

U.S. Energy Information Administration


Agency Information Collection Extension

AGENCY: U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), U.S. Department 
of Energy (DOE).

ACTION: Notice and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: EIA is requesting a three-year extension, without changes, of 
Form NWPA-830G Appendix G--Standard Remittance Advice for Payment of 
Fees, including Annex A to Appendix G, as required by the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995. Form NWPA-830G is part of the Standard Contract 
for Disposal of Spent Nuclear Fuel and/or High-Level Radioactive Waste. 
Generators and owners of spent nuclear fuel and high-level radioactive 
waste of domestic origin paid fees into the nuclear waste fund based on 
net electricity generated and sold as defined in the Standard Contract.

DATES: Comments regarding this proposed information collection must be 
received on or before June 25, 2018. If you anticipate difficulty in 
submitting comments within that period, contact the person listed in 
ADDRESSES as soon as possible.

ADDRESSES: Send your comments to: U.S. Energy Information 
Administration, Office of Electricity, Coal, Nuclear, and Renewables 
Analysis, EI-34, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Ave. SW, 
Washington, DC 20585, Attn: Marta Gospodarczyk.
    If you prefer, you can email them to: [email protected].

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or 
copies of any forms and instructions should be directed to Ms. 
Gospodarczyk at 202-586-0527 or at: [email protected]. The 
Form NWPA-830G, ``Appendix G--Standard Remittance Advice for Payment of 
Fees,'' including Annex A to Appendix G, may also be viewed here: 
http://www.eia.gov/survey/#nwpa-830g.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This information collection request 
contains:
    (1) OMB No. 1901-0260;
    (2) Information Collection Request Title: Standard Contract for 
Disposal of Spent Nuclear Fuel and/or High-Level Radioactive Waste;
    (3) Type of Request: Three-year extension;
    (4) Purpose: The Federal Energy Administration Act of 1974 (15 
U.S.C. 761 et seq.) and the DOE Organization Act (42 U.S.C. 7101 et 
seq.) require EIA to carry out a centralized, comprehensive, and 
unified energy information program. This program collects, evaluates, 
assembles, analyzes, and disseminates information on energy resource 
reserves, production, demand, technology, and related economic and 
statistical information. This information is used to assess the 
adequacy of energy resources to meet near and longer term domestic 
demands.
    As part of its effort to comply with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 
1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.), EIA provides the general public and 
other federal agencies with opportunities to comment

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on collections of energy information conducted by or in conjunction 
with EIA. Also, EIA will later seek approval for this collection by OMB 
under Section 3507(a) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
    The Nuclear Waste Policy Act of 1982 (42 U.S.C. 10101 et seq.) 
required that DOE enter into Standard Contracts with all generators or 
owners of spent nuclear fuel and high-level radioactive waste of 
domestic origin. Form NWPA-830G Appendix G--Standard Remittance Advice 
for Payment of Fees, including Annex A to Appendix G, is an Appendix to 
this Standard Contract. Appendix G and Annex A to Appendix G are 
commonly referred to as Remittance Advice (RA) forms. RA forms must be 
submitted quarterly by generators and owners of spent nuclear fuel and 
high-level radioactive waste of domestic origin who signed the Standard 
Contract. Appendix G is designed to serve as the source document for 
entries into DOE accounting records to transmit data to DOE concerning 
payment of fees into the Nuclear Waste Fund for spent nuclear fuel and 
high-level waste disposal. Annex A to Appendix G is used to provide 
data on the amount of net electricity generated and sold, upon which 
these fees are based.
    Please refer to the proposed forms and instructions for more 
information about the purpose, who must report, when to report, where 
to submit, the elements to be reported, detailed instructions, 
provisions for confidentiality, and uses (including possible non-
statistical uses) of the information. For instructions on obtaining 
materials, see the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section.
    (5) Annual Estimated Number of Respondents: 99;
    (6) Annual Estimated Number of Total Responses: 396;
    (7) Annual Estimated Number of Burden Hours: 1,980;
    (8) Annual Estimated Reporting and Recordkeeping Cost Burden: EIA 
estimates that there are no additional costs to respondents associated 
with the surveys other than the costs associated with the burden hours. 
The information is maintained in the normal course of business. The 
cost of burden hours to the respondents is estimated to be $149,866 
($75.69 per hour times 1,980 hours). Other than the cost of burden 
hours, EIA estimates that there are no additional costs for generating, 
maintaining and providing the information.
    Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of 
information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of 
the agency, including whether the information shall have practical 
utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the 
proposed collection of information, including the validity of the 
methodology and assumptions used; (c) ways to enhance the quality, 
utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways 
to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, 
including through the use of automated collection techniques or other 
forms of information technology.

    Statutory Authority:  Section 13(b) of the Federal Energy 
Administration Act of 1974, Pub. L. 93-275, codified as (15 U.S.C. 
772(b) et seq.); the DOE Organization Act of 1977, Pub. L. 95-91, 
codified as (42 U.S.C. 7101 et seq.); and Nuclear Waste Policy Act 
of 1982 (42 U.S.C. 10101 et seq.).

    Issued in Washington, DC, on April 4, 2018.
Nanda Srinivasan,
Director, Office of Survey Development and Statistical Integration, 
U.S. Energy Information Administration.
[FR Doc. 2018-08520 Filed 4-23-18; 8:45 am]
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