Agency Information Collection Reinstatement, With Change, 54732-54733 [2018-23809]

Download as PDF 54732 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 211 / Wednesday, October 31, 2018 / Notices Accessible Format: Individuals with disabilities may obtain this document in an accessible format (e.g., braille, large print, audiotape, or compact disc) on request to: Stephen Q. Cornman, NPEFS Project Director, National Center for Education Statistics, Institute of Education Sciences, U.S. Department of Education. Telephone: (202) 245–7753. Email: stephen.cornman@ed.gov. Electronic Access to This Document: The official version of this document is the document published in the Federal Register. You may access the official edition of the Federal Register and the Code of Federal Regulations 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 Portable Document Format (PDF). 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DATES: Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 8:30 a.m.–5:15 p.m.; Thursday, December 13, 2018, 8:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. ADDRESSES: National Renewable Energy Laboratory, 901 D Street SW, Suite 930, Washington, DC 20024. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Email: HTAC@nrel.gov or at the mailing amozie on DSK3GDR082PROD with NOTICES1 SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:06 Oct 30, 2018 Jkt 247001 address: Shawna McQueen, Designated Federal Officer, U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue SW, EE–3F, Washington, DC 20585. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Purpose of the Committee: The Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technical Advisory Committee (HTAC) was established under section 807 of the Energy Policy Act of 2005 (EPACT), Public Law 109–58; 119 Stat. 849, to provide advice and recommendations to the Secretary of Energy on the program authorized by Title VIII of EPACT. Tentative Agenda: (updates will be posted on the web at: https:// hydrogen.energy.gov/advisory_ htac.html). • HTAC Business (including public comment period) • DOE Leadership Updates • Program and Budget Updates • Updates from Federal/State Governments and Industry • HTAC Subcommittee Updates • Open Discussion Period Public Participation: The meeting is open to the public. Individuals who would like to attend and/or to make oral statements during the public comment period must register no later than 5:00 p.m. on Monday, December 3, 2018, by email at HTAC@nrel.gov. Entry to the meeting room will be restricted to those who have confirmed their attendance in advance. Please provide your name, organization, citizenship, and contact information. Anyone attending the meeting will be required to present government-issued identification. Those wishing to make a public comment are required to register. The public comment period will take place between 8:30 a.m. and 9:00 a.m. on December 12, 2018. Time allotted per speaker will depend on the number who wish to speak but will not exceed five minutes. Those not able to attend the meeting or have insufficient time to address the committee are invited to send a written statement to HTAC@nrel.gov. Minutes: The minutes of the meeting will be available for public review at https://hydrogen.energy.gov/advisory_ htac.html. Signed in Washington, DC, on October 26, 2018. LaTanya Butler, Deputy Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2018–23811 Filed 10–30–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P PO 00000 Frm 00032 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Agency Information Collection Reinstatement, With Change U.S. Department of Energy. Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: ACTION: Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act, the Department of Energy (DOE) will submit a request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to review and approve a reinstatement, with change, of a previously approved information collection for which approval has expired regarding reports required pursuant to the Technology Transfer Commercialization Act of 2000. DATES: Comments regarding this proposed information collection must be received on or before December 31, 2018. If you anticipate difficulty in submitting comments within that period, please contact Phillip Harmonick, Attorney-Examiner, Office of Hearings and Appeals, as listed below, as soon as possible. ADDRESSES: Written comments may be sent to Phillip Harmonick, Office of Hearings and Appeals, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20585; by fax at (202) 287–1415, or by email at phillip.harmonick@hq.doe.gov. Please refer to OMB Control No. 1910–5118 in all correspondence. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection instrument and instructions should be directed to Phillip Harmonick at the address listed in ADDRESSES. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: A. Purpose DOE’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Office is one of four entities required by the Technology Transfer Commercialization Act of 2000 to collect reports from technology partnership ombudsmen at each DOE national laboratory. These reports are intended to demonstrate the extent to which each national laboratory has incorporated alternative dispute resolution techniques into its respective technology transfer program. B. Annual Reporting Burden DOE has previously collected reports from ombudsmen using a one-page form. DOE proposes replacing the existing form with a quarterly email concerning the number, nature, and resolution of disputes raised, in a format prescribed by DOE, from each technology partnership ombudsman. E:\FR\FM\31OCN1.SGM 31OCN1 Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 211 / Wednesday, October 31, 2018 / Notices The following estimates of the annual reporting burden reflect a reduced burden on the public: Respondents: 17. Responses per Respondent: 4. Annual Responses: 68. Estimated Hours per Response: 0.25. Estimated Annual Burden Hours: 17. Estimated Cost per Hour: $50. Estimated Startup and Maintenance Costs: $0. Estimated Annual Reporting Cost Burden: $850. C. Public Comments Comments are particularly invited on: (a) Whether the 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. Requesters may obtain a copy of the information collection document from Phillip Harmonick at the address listed in ADDRESSES. Statutory Authority: Section 11 of the Technology Transfer Commercialization Act of 2000, Public Law 106–404, codified at 42 U.S.C. 7261c(c)(3)(C). Signed in Washington, DC, on October 25, 2018. Poli Marmolejos, Director, Office of Hearings and Appeals. [FR Doc. 2018–23809 Filed 10–30–18; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission amozie on DSK3GDR082PROD with NOTICES1 Combined Notice of Filings #1 Take notice that the Commission received the following electric rate filings: Docket Numbers: ER17–814–002; ER17–815–002; ER17–816–002; ER10– 2606–013. Applicants: Verso Energy Services LLC, Verso Luke LLC, Verso Escanaba LLC, Consolidated Water Power Company. Description: Supplement to June 29, 2018 Updated Market Power Analysis of the Verso Market-Based Rate Entities for Central Region. VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:06 Oct 30, 2018 Jkt 247001 Filed Date: 10/23/18. Accession Number: 20181023–5373. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 11/13/18. Docket Numbers: ER18–2495–002. Applicants: PacifiCorp. Description: Tariff Amendment: Amendment 2 to SA 907 Orion Wind E&P to be effective 9/19/2018. Filed Date: 10/24/18. Accession Number: 20181024–5102. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 11/14/18. Docket Numbers: ER19–168–000. Applicants: Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc., ALLETE, Inc. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: 2018–10–23_SA 3195 MP–GRE T–L IA (Shoal Lake) to be effective 10/24/2018. Filed Date: 10/23/18. Accession Number: 20181023–5288. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 11/13/18. Docket Numbers: ER19–169–000. Applicants: ISO New England Inc., New England Power Pool Participants Committee. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: ISO– NE and NEPOOL; Filing re CSO Cover Changes to be effective 12/24/2018. Filed Date: 10/23/18. Accession Number: 20181023–5303. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 11/13/18. Docket Numbers: ER19–170–000. Applicants: Gateway Energy Storage, LLC. Description: Baseline eTariff Filing: Application for Market-Based Rate Authorization and Request for Waivers to be effective 10/24/2018. Filed Date: 10/23/18. Accession Number: 20181023–5334. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 11/13/18. Docket Numbers: ER19–171–000. Applicants: Southwestern Electric Power Company. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: Amended and Restated NTEC PSA to be effective 5/31/2018. Filed Date: 10/23/18. Accession Number: 20181023–5336. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 11/13/18. Docket Numbers: ER19–172–000. Applicants: Southern California Edison Company. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: Amended CLGIA Mammoth Pacific Casa Diablo 4—ITCC to be effective 1/1/2018. Filed Date: 10/24/18. Accession Number: 20181024–5000. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 11/14/18. Docket Numbers: ER19–173–000. Applicants: Southern California Edison Company. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: Amended LGIAs under TO Tariff—ITCC to be effective 1/1/2018. Filed Date: 10/24/18. Accession Number: 20181024–5001. PO 00000 Frm 00033 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 54733 Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 11/14/18. Docket Numbers: ER19–174–000. Applicants: PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: Amendment to WMPA SA No. 4503; Queue No. AB1–166 to be effective 6/ 27/2016. Filed Date: 10/24/18. Accession Number: 20181024–5031. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 11/14/18. Docket Numbers: ER19–175–000. Applicants: Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc., ALLETE, Inc. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: 2018–10–24_SA 3197 MP–GRE T–L IA (Pokegama) to be effective 10/25/2018. Filed Date: 10/24/18. Accession Number: 20181024–5052. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 11/14/18. Docket Numbers: ER19–176–000. Applicants: Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc., ALLETE, Inc. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: 2018–10–24_SA 3196 MP–GRE T–L IA (Shingobee) to be effective 10/25/2018. Filed Date: 10/24/18. Accession Number: 20181024–5057. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 11/14/18. Docket Numbers: ER19–177–000. Applicants: Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc., ALLETE, Inc. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: 2018–10–24_SA 3198 MP–GRE T–L IA (Hill City) to be effective 10/25/2018. Filed Date: 10/24/18. Accession Number: 20181024–5061. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 11/14/18. Docket Numbers: ER19–178–000. Applicants: PACE RENEWABLE ENERGY 1 LLC. Description: Baseline eTariff Filing: MBRA Tariff to be effective 10/25/2018. Filed Date: 10/24/18. Accession Number: 20181024–5067. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 11/14/18. Docket Numbers: ER19–179–000. Applicants: California Independent System Operator Corporation. Description: § 205(d) Rate Filing: 2018–10–24 Transferred Frequency Response Agreement with Bonneville to be effective 12/1/2018. Filed Date: 10/24/18. Accession Number: 20181024–5091. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 11/14/18. Docket Numbers: ER19–180–000. Applicants: Metcalf Energy Center, LLC. Description: Tariff Cancellation: Termination of Rate Schedule FERC No. 1 to be effective 12/31/2018. Filed Date: 10/24/18. Accession Number: 20181024–5103. E:\FR\FM\31OCN1.SGM 31OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 211 (Wednesday, October 31, 2018)]
[Notices]
[Pages 54732-54733]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2018-23809]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY


Agency Information Collection Reinstatement, With Change

AGENCY: U.S. Department of Energy.

ACTION: Notice and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act, the 
Department of Energy (DOE) will submit a request to the Office of 
Management and Budget (OMB) to review and approve a reinstatement, with 
change, of a previously approved information collection for which 
approval has expired regarding reports required pursuant to the 
Technology Transfer Commercialization Act of 2000.

DATES: Comments regarding this proposed information collection must be 
received on or before December 31, 2018. If you anticipate difficulty 
in submitting comments within that period, please contact Phillip 
Harmonick, Attorney-Examiner, Office of Hearings and Appeals, as listed 
below, as soon as possible.

ADDRESSES: Written comments may be sent to Phillip Harmonick, Office of 
Hearings and Appeals, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence 
Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20585; by fax at (202) 287-1415, or by email 
at [email protected]. Please refer to OMB Control No. 1910-
5118 in all correspondence.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or 
copies of the information collection instrument and instructions should 
be directed to Phillip Harmonick at the address listed in ADDRESSES.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 

A. Purpose

    DOE's Alternative Dispute Resolution Office is one of four entities 
required by the Technology Transfer Commercialization Act of 2000 to 
collect reports from technology partnership ombudsmen at each DOE 
national laboratory. These reports are intended to demonstrate the 
extent to which each national laboratory has incorporated alternative 
dispute resolution techniques into its respective technology transfer 
program.

B. Annual Reporting Burden

    DOE has previously collected reports from ombudsmen using a one-
page form. DOE proposes replacing the existing form with a quarterly 
email concerning the number, nature, and resolution of disputes raised, 
in a format prescribed by DOE, from each technology partnership 
ombudsman.

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The following estimates of the annual reporting burden reflect a 
reduced burden on the public:
    Respondents: 17.
    Responses per Respondent: 4.
    Annual Responses: 68.
    Estimated Hours per Response: 0.25.
    Estimated Annual Burden Hours: 17.
    Estimated Cost per Hour: $50.
    Estimated Startup and Maintenance Costs: $0.
    Estimated Annual Reporting Cost Burden: $850.

C. Public Comments

    Comments are particularly invited on: (a) Whether the 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.
    Requesters may obtain a copy of the information collection document 
from Phillip Harmonick at the address listed in ADDRESSES.

    Statutory Authority: Section 11 of the Technology Transfer 
Commercialization Act of 2000, Public Law 106-404, codified at 42 
U.S.C. 7261c(c)(3)(C).

    Signed in Washington, DC, on October 25, 2018.
Poli Marmolejos,
Director, Office of Hearings and Appeals.
[FR Doc. 2018-23809 Filed 10-30-18; 8:45 am]
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