Agency Information Collection Extension, 70967 [2019-27741]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 247 / Thursday, December 26, 2019 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY State Energy Advisory Board; Meeting Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy; Department of Energy. ACTION: Notice of open teleconference. AGENCY: This notice announces an open teleconference call of the State Energy Advisory Board (STEAB). The Federal Advisory Committee Act requires that public notice of these meetings be announced in the Federal Register. DATES: Thursday, January 16, 2020 from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (ET). To receive the call-in number and passcode, please contact the Board’s Designated Federal Officer at the address or phone number listed below. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jay Nathwani, DFO, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Ave. SW, Washington, DC 20585. Phone number 202–586– 9410, and email: jay.nathwani@ ee.doe.gov. SUMMARY: khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Purpose of the Board: To make recommendations to the Assistant Secretary for the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy regarding goals and objectives, programmatic and administrative policies, and to otherwise carry out the Board’s responsibilities as designated in the State Energy Efficiency Programs Improvement Act of 1990 (Pub. L. 101– 440). Tentative Agenda: A conference call to discuss the in-person meeting and provide updates on STEAB recommendations. Public Participation: The meeting is open to the public. Written statements may be filed with the Board either before or after the meeting. Members of the public who wish to make oral statements pertaining to agenda items should contact Jay Nathwani at the address or telephone number listed above. Requests to make oral comments must be received five days prior to the meeting; reasonable provision will be made to include requested topic(s) on the agenda. The Chair of the Board is empowered to conduct the meeting in a fashion that will facilitate the orderly conduct of business. Minutes: The minutes of the meeting will be available for public review and copying within 90 days on the STEAB website, https://www.energy.gov/eere/ steab/state-energy-advisory-board. VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:53 Dec 23, 2019 Jkt 250001 Signed in Washington, DC, on December 18, 2019. LaTanya Butler, Deputy Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2019–27740 Filed 12–23–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Energy Information Administration Agency Information Collection Extension U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), Department of Energy (DOE). ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: EIA is requesting a three-year extension without changes of Form EIA–914 Monthly Crude Oil and Lease Condensate, and Natural Gas Production Report. The survey collects monthly data on production and sales of natural gas, and crude oil and lease condensate. The data provides useful information on the nation’s production and sales of crude oil and natural gas. DATES: EIA must receive all comments on this proposed information collection no later than February 24, 2020. If you anticipate any difficulties in submitting your comments by the deadline, contact the person listed in the ADDRESSES section of this notice as soon as possible. SUMMARY: Submit comments electronically to jessica.biercevicz@ eia.gov or mail comments to Jessica Biercevicz, U.S. Energy Information Administration, 1000 Independence Avenue SW, EI–24, Washington DC, 20585. ADDRESSES: If you need additional information, contact Jessica Biercevicz, U.S. Energy Information Administration, telephone (202) 586–4299, or by email at jessica.biercevicz@eia.gov. The form and instructions are available on EIA’s website at: https://www.eia.gov/survey/. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This information collection request contains: (1) OMB No.: 1905–0205; (2) Information Collection Request Title: Monthly Crude Oil and Lease Condensate, and Natural Gas Production Report; (3) Type of Request: Renewal; (4) Purpose: Form EIA–914 Monthly Crude Oil and Lease Condensate, and Natural Gas Production Report collects monthly data on natural gas production, and crude oil and lease condensate production, and crude oil and lease FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: PO 00000 Frm 00040 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 70967 condensate sales by API gravity category in 22 state/areas (Alabama, Arkansas, California (including State Offshore), Colorado, Federal Offshore Gulf of Mexico, Federal Offshore Pacific, Kansas, Louisiana (including State Offshore), Michigan, Mississippi (including State Offshore), Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas (including State Offshore), Utah, Virginia, West Virginia, Wyoming, and Other States (defined as all remaining states, except Alaska)). The data appear in the Monthly Crude Oil and Lease Condensate, and Natural Gas Production Report on EIA’s website and in the EIA publications; Monthly Energy Review, Petroleum Supply Annual volumes, Petroleum Supply Monthly, Natural Gas Annual, and Natural Gas Monthly. (5) Annual Estimated Number of Respondents: 500. (6) Annual Estimated Number of Total Responses: 6,000. (7) Annual Estimated Number of Burden Hours: 24,000. (8) Annual Estimated Reporting and Recordkeeping Cost Burden: $1,884,480 (24,000 burden hours times $78.52). EIA estimates that respondents will have no additional costs associated with the surveys other than the burden hours and that the information is maintained during the normal course of business. Comments are invited on whether or not: (a) The proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of agency functions, including whether the information will have a practical utility; (b) EIA’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used, is accurate; (c) EIA can improve the quality, utility, and clarity of the information it will collect; and (d) EIA can minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, such as automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Statutory Authority: 15 U.S.C. 772(b) and 42 U.S.C. 7101 et seq. Signed in Washington, DC, on December 17, 2019. Nanda Srinivasan, Director, Office of Statistical Methods and Research, U.S. Energy Information Administration. [FR Doc. 2019–27741 Filed 12–23–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P E:\FR\FM\26DEN1.SGM 26DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 247 (Thursday, December 26, 2019)]
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[FR Doc No: 2019-27741]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Energy Information Administration


Agency Information Collection Extension

AGENCY: U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), 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 EIA-914 Monthly Crude Oil and Lease Condensate, and Natural Gas 
Production Report. The survey collects monthly data on production and 
sales of natural gas, and crude oil and lease condensate. The data 
provides useful information on the nation's production and sales of 
crude oil and natural gas.

DATES: EIA must receive all comments on this proposed information 
collection no later than February 24, 2020. If you anticipate any 
difficulties in submitting your comments by the deadline, contact the 
person listed in the ADDRESSES section of this notice as soon as 
possible.

ADDRESSES: Submit comments electronically to [email protected] 
or mail comments to Jessica Biercevicz, U.S. Energy Information 
Administration, 1000 Independence Avenue SW, EI-24, Washington DC, 
20585.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: If you need additional information, 
contact Jessica Biercevicz, U.S. Energy Information Administration, 
telephone (202) 586-4299, or by email at [email protected]. 
The form and instructions are available on EIA's website at: https://www.eia.gov/survey/.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This information collection request 
contains:
    (1) OMB No.: 1905-0205;
    (2) Information Collection Request Title: Monthly Crude Oil and 
Lease Condensate, and Natural Gas Production Report;
    (3) Type of Request: Renewal;
    (4) Purpose: Form EIA-914 Monthly Crude Oil and Lease Condensate, 
and Natural Gas Production Report collects monthly data on natural gas 
production, and crude oil and lease condensate production, and crude 
oil and lease condensate sales by API gravity category in 22 state/
areas (Alabama, Arkansas, California (including State Offshore), 
Colorado, Federal Offshore Gulf of Mexico, Federal Offshore Pacific, 
Kansas, Louisiana (including State Offshore), Michigan, Mississippi 
(including State Offshore), Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Ohio, 
Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas (including State Offshore), Utah, 
Virginia, West Virginia, Wyoming, and Other States (defined as all 
remaining states, except Alaska)). The data appear in the Monthly Crude 
Oil and Lease Condensate, and Natural Gas Production Report on EIA's 
website and in the EIA publications; Monthly Energy Review, Petroleum 
Supply Annual volumes, Petroleum Supply Monthly, Natural Gas Annual, 
and Natural Gas Monthly.
    (5) Annual Estimated Number of Respondents: 500.
    (6) Annual Estimated Number of Total Responses: 6,000.
    (7) Annual Estimated Number of Burden Hours: 24,000.
    (8) Annual Estimated Reporting and Recordkeeping Cost Burden: 
$1,884,480 (24,000 burden hours times $78.52). EIA estimates that 
respondents will have no additional costs associated with the surveys 
other than the burden hours and that the information is maintained 
during the normal course of business.
    Comments are invited on whether or not: (a) The proposed collection 
of information is necessary for the proper performance of agency 
functions, including whether the information will have a practical 
utility; (b) EIA's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of 
information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions 
used, is accurate; (c) EIA can improve the quality, utility, and 
clarity of the information it will collect; and (d) EIA can minimize 
the burden of the collection of information on respondents, such as 
automated collection techniques or other forms of information 
technology.
    Statutory Authority: 15 U.S.C. 772(b) and 42 U.S.C. 7101 et seq.

    Signed in Washington, DC, on December 17, 2019.
Nanda Srinivasan,
Director, Office of Statistical Methods and Research, U.S. Energy 
Information Administration.
[FR Doc. 2019-27741 Filed 12-23-19; 8:45 am]
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