Agency Information Collection Proposed Extension, 10562-10563 [2021-03450]

Download as PDF 10562 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 33 / Monday, February 22, 2021 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Environmental Management SiteSpecific Advisory Board, Paducah Office of Environmental Management, Department of Energy. ACTION: Notice of open virtual meeting. AGENCY: This notice announces an online virtual meeting of the Environmental Management SiteSpecific Advisory Board (EM SSAB), Paducah. The Federal Advisory Committee Act requires that public notice of this online virtual meeting be announced in the Federal Register. DATES: Thursday, March 18, 2021; 5:30 p.m.–7:00 p.m. ADDRESSES: Online Virtual Meeting. To attend, please send an email to the Federal Coordinator, Robert Smith, at robert.smith@pppo.gov by no later than 5:00 p.m. CST on Monday, March 15, 2021. To Submit Public Comments: Public comments will be accepted via email prior to and after the meeting. 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[FR Doc. 2021–03436 Filed 2–19–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Energy Information Administration Agency Information Collection Proposed Extension U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), Department of Energy (DOE). ACTION: Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: EIA invites public comment on the proposed three year extension, without changes, to the 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 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. SUMMARY: EIA must receive all comments on this proposed information collection no later than April 23, 2021. 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. DATES: Submit comments electronically to Katherine Antonio at Katherine.Antonio@eia.gov, U.S. Energy Information Administration, EI–31, 1000 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20585. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: If you need additional information, contact Katherine Antonio, U.S. Energy Information Administration, telephone (202) 586–7277, or by email at Katherine.Antonio@eia.gov. The forms and instructions are available on EIA’s website at http://www.eia.gov/survey/ #nwpa-830g. ADDRESSES: PO 00000 Frm 00033 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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 without change; (4) Purpose: The surveys included in the Standard Contract for Disposal of Spent Nuclear Fuel and/or High-Level Radioactive Waste collect information on energy resource reserves, production, demand, technology, and related economic and statistical information. 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 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 SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\22FEN1.SGM 22FEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 33 / Monday, February 22, 2021 / Notices 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: 97; (6) Annual Estimated Number of Total Responses: 388; (7) Annual Estimated Number of Burden Hours: 1,940; (8) Annual Estimated Reporting and Recordkeeping Cost Burden: $158,401 (1,940 estimated number of burden hours times $81.65 per hour current average loaded wage rate). EIA estimates that respondents will have no additional costs associated with the surveys other than the burden hours and the maintenance of the information 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. tkelley on DSKBCP9HB2PROD with NOTICES 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.). Signed in Washington, DC, on February 16, 2021. Samson A. Adeshiyan, Director, Office of Statistical Methods and Research, U.S. Energy Information Administration. [FR Doc. 2021–03450 Filed 2–19–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:48 Feb 19, 2021 Jkt 253001 DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. ER21–1129–000] Polaris Power Services LLC; Supplemental Notice That Initial Market-Based Rate Filing Includes Request for Blanket Section 204 Authorization This is a supplemental notice in the above-referenced proceeding of Polaris Power Services LLC’s application for market-based rate authority, with an accompanying rate tariff, noting that such application includes a request for blanket authorization, under 18 CFR part 34, of future issuances of securities and assumptions of liability. Any person desiring to intervene or to protest should file with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE, Washington, DC 20426, in accordance with Rules 211 and 214 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (18 CFR 385.211 and 385.214). Anyone filing a motion to intervene or protest must serve a copy of that document on the Applicant. 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 March 8, 2021. 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 may mail similar pleadings to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE, Washington, DC 20426. Hand delivered submissions in docketed proceedings should be delivered to Health and Human Services, 12225 Wilkins Avenue, Rockville, Maryland 20852. In addition to publishing the full text of this document in the Federal Register, the Commission provides all interested persons an opportunity to view and/or print the contents of this document via the internet through the Commission’s Home Page (http:// ferc.gov) using the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link. Enter the docket number excluding the PO 00000 Frm 00034 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 10563 last three digits in the docket number field to access the document. At this time, the Commission has suspended access to the Commission’s Public Reference Room, due to the proclamation declaring a National Emergency concerning the Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID–19), issued by the President on March 13, 2020. For assistance, contact the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or call toll-free, (886) 208–3676 or TYY, (202) 502–8659. Dated: February 16, 2021. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr., Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2021–03497 Filed 2–19–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Combined Notice of Filings #1 Take notice that the Commission received the following electric corporate filings: Docket Numbers: EC21–53–000. Applicants: Big Sky Wind, LLC, Vitol Wind I LLC, Vitol Holding B.V. Description: Application for Authorization Under Section 203 of the Federal Power Act of Big Sky Wind, LLC, et al. Filed Date: 2/12/21. Accession Number: 20210212–5280. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 3/5/21. Take notice that the Commission received the following exempt wholesale generator filings: Docket Numbers: EG21–89–000. Applicants: Chisholm Grid, LLC. Description: Notice of SelfCertification of Exempt Wholesale Generation Status of Chisholm Grid, LLC. Filed Date: 2/12/21. Accession Number: 20210212–5260. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 3/5/21. Take notice that the Commission received the following electric rate filings: Docket Numbers: ER10–2566–013; ER13–2322–009; ER15–190–017; ER18– 1343–009; ER19–1819–004; ER19–1820– 004; ER19–1821–004. Applicants: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC, Broad River Solar, LLC, Carolina Solar Power, LLC, Speedway Solar NC, LLC, Stony Knoll Solar, LLC, Duke Energy Progress, LLC, Duke Energy Renewable Services, LLC. Description: Notice of Change in Status of the Duke MBR Sellers under ER10–2566, et al. E:\FR\FM\22FEN1.SGM 22FEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 86, Number 33 (Monday, February 22, 2021)]
[Notices]
[Pages 10562-10563]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2021-03450]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Energy Information Administration


Agency Information Collection Proposed Extension

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

ACTION: Notice and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: EIA invites public comment on the proposed three year 
extension, without changes, to the 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: EIA must receive all comments on this proposed information 
collection no later than April 23, 2021. 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 Katherine Antonio at 
[email protected], U.S. Energy Information Administration, EI-
31, 1000 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20585.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: If you need additional information, 
contact Katherine Antonio, U.S. Energy Information Administration, 
telephone (202) 586-7277, or by email at [email protected]. The 
forms and instructions are available on EIA's website at 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 without change;
    (4) Purpose: The surveys included in the Standard Contract for 
Disposal of Spent Nuclear Fuel and/or High-Level Radioactive Waste 
collect information on energy resource reserves, production, demand, 
technology, and related economic and statistical information.
    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 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

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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: 97;
    (6) Annual Estimated Number of Total Responses: 388;
    (7) Annual Estimated Number of Burden Hours: 1,940;
    (8) Annual Estimated Reporting and Recordkeeping Cost Burden: 
$158,401 (1,940 estimated number of burden hours times $81.65 per hour 
current average loaded wage rate). EIA estimates that respondents will 
have no additional costs associated with the surveys other than the 
burden hours and the maintenance of the information 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: 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.).

    Signed in Washington, DC, on February 16, 2021.
Samson A. Adeshiyan,
Director, Office of Statistical Methods and Research, U.S. Energy 
Information Administration.
[FR Doc. 2021-03450 Filed 2-19-21; 8:45 am]
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