Proposed Agency Information Collection Extension, 60024-60025 [2021-23534]

Download as PDF khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES 60024 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 207 / Friday, October 29, 2021 / Notices performance computing. Are there activities that should be added to, or removed from, this list? Are there specific requirements that should be associated with any of these activities to ensure their success and maximize their impact? (8) Management and oversight structure of the stewardship effort: What do you anticipate will be effective models for management and oversight of the scientific and highperformance-computing software ecosystem, and how would that management structure most-effectively interact with DOE and other stakeholders? In addition to DOE, who are the key stakeholders? How can the management structure coordinate with DOE user facilities and others to provide access to relevant testbed systems and other necessary infrastructure? (9) Assessment and criteria for success for the stewardship effort: What kinds of metrics or criteria would be useful in measuring the success of software stewardship efforts in scientific and high-performance computing and its impact on your scientific fields or industries? (10) Other: What are key obstacles, impediments, or bottlenecks to progress by, and success of, future development of software for scientific and highperformance computing? Are there other factors, issues, or opportunities, not addressed by the questions above, which should be considered in the context of stewardship of the ecosystem of software for scientific and highperformance computing? Comments containing references, studies, research, and other empirical data that are not widely published should include copies of the referenced materials. Note that comments will be made publicly available as submitted. 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Factors of interest to DOE when evaluating requests to treat VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:17 Oct 28, 2021 Jkt 256001 submitted information as confidential include: (1) A description of the items, (2) whether and why such items are customarily treated as confidential within the industry, (3) whether the information is generally known by or available from other sources, (4) whether the information has previously been made available to others without obligation concerning confidentiality, (5) an explanation of the competitive injury to the submitting person which would result from public disclosure, (6) when such information might lose its confidential character due to the passage of time, and (7) why disclosure of the information would be contrary to the public interest. Signing Authority This document of the Department of Energy was signed on October 22, 2021, by Dr. J. Stephen Binkley, Acting Director, Office of Science, pursuant to delegated authority from the Secretary of Energy. That document with the original signature and date is maintained by DOE. For administrative purposes only, and in compliance with requirements of the Office of the Federal Register, the undersigned DOE Federal Register Liaison Officer has been authorized to sign and submit the document in electronic format for publication, as an official document of the Department of Energy. This administrative process in no way alters the legal effect of this document upon publication in the Federal Register. Signed in Washington, DC, on October 26, 2021. Treena V. Garrett, Federal Register Liaison Officer, U.S. Department of Energy. [FR Doc. 2021–23582 Filed 10–28–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Proposed Agency Information Collection Extension U.S. Department of Energy. Notice and request for comments. AGENCY: ACTION: The Department of Energy (DOE), pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, intends to extend for three years an information collection request with the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). DATES: Comments regarding this proposed information collection must be received on or before December 28, 2021. If you anticipate difficulty in submitting comments within that SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00049 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 period, contact the person listed in as soon as possible. ADDRESSES: Written comments may be sent: (1) By email to LPO.Paperwork ReductionAct.Comments@hq.doe.gov; or (2) to Knight Elsberry, U.S. Department of Energy, LPO–70, Room 4B–122, 1000 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20585 with a mandatory copy by email to LPO.PaperworkReduction Act.Comments@hq.doe.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the information collection instrument and instructions should be directed to Knight Elsberry, LPO.PaperworkReduction Act.Comments@hq.doe.gov, (202) 287– 6646. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the extended collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency; (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. This information collection request contains: (1) OMB No.: 1910–5137; (2) Information Collection Request Title: Application for Loans under the Advanced Technology Vehicles Manufacturing Incentive Program; (3) Type of Request: Extension; (4) Purpose: This information collection package covers collection of information necessary to evaluate applications for loans submitted under Section 136 of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007, as amended (‘‘EISA’’) (42 U.S.C. 17013). Applications for loans submitted to DOE under Section 136 of EISA must contain certain information. This information will be used to analyze whether a project is eligible for a loan and to evaluate the application under criteria specified in the interim final regulations implementing Section 136 of EISA, located at 10 CFR part 611. The collection of this information is critical to ensure that the government has sufficient information to determine whether applicants meet the eligibility requirements to qualify for a DOE loan and to provide DOE with sufficient information to evaluate an applicant’s project using the criteria specified in 10 CFR part 611; (5) Annual Estimated ADDRESSES E:\FR\FM\29OCN1.SGM 29OCN1 Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 207 / Friday, October 29, 2021 / Notices Number of Respondents: 40; (6) Annual Estimated Number of Total Responses: 40; (7) Annual Estimated Number of Burden Hours: 5,300; (8) Annual Estimated Reporting and Recordkeeping Cost Burden: $1,083,000. Authority: Section 136 of the EISA authorizes the collection of information. Signing Authority: This document of the Department of Energy was signed on October 25, 2021, by Jigar Shah, Executive Director, Loan Programs Office, pursuant to delegated authority from the Secretary of Energy. That document with the original signature and date is maintained by DOE. For administrative purposes only, and in compliance with requirements of the Office of the Federal Register, the undersigned DOE Federal Register Liaison Officer has been authorized to sign and submit the document in electronic format for publication, as an official document of the Department of Energy. This administrative process in no way alters the legal effect of this document upon publication in the Federal Register. Signed in Washington, DC, on October 25, 2021. Treena V. Garrett, Federal Register Liaison Officer, U.S. Department of Energy. [FR Doc. 2021–23534 Filed 10–28–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. ER22–188–000] khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES Indra Power Business CT, 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 Indra Power Business CT, 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. VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:54 Oct 28, 2021 Jkt 256001 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 November 15, 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:// www.ferc.gov) using the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link. Enter the docket number excluding the 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: October 25, 2021. Debbie-Anne A. Reese, Deputy Secretary. [FR Doc. 2021–23622 Filed 10–28–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Combined Notice of Filings Take notice that the Commission has received the following Natural Gas Pipeline Rate and Refund Report filings: PO 00000 Frm 00050 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 60025 Filings Instituting Proceedings Docket Numbers: CP22–7–000. Applicants: Southern Natural Gas Company. Description: Application for Authorization of Abandonment for Rate Schedule X–54 of Southern Natural Gas Company, L.L.C. under CP22–7. Application/Petition/Request | Abandonment of Service or Facility. Filed Date: 10/12/21. Accession Number: 20211012–5650. Comment Date: 5 p.m. ET 11/2/21. Docket Numbers: CP22–8–000. Applicants: Southern Natural Gas. Description: Application for Authorization to Abandon Services of Southern Natural Gas Company, L.L.C. under CP22–8. Application/Petition/ Request | Abandonment of Service or Facility. Filed Date: 10/19/2021. Accession Number: 20211019–5038. Comment Date: 5 p.m. ET 11/9/21. Docket Numbers: RP22–78–000. Applicants: Shell Energy North America (US), L.P., ConocoPhillips Company. Description: Joint Petition for Limited Waiver of Capacity Release Regulations, et al. of Shell Energy North America (US), L.P., et al. Filed Date: 10/22/21. Accession Number: 20211022–5091. Comment Date: 5 p.m. ET 11/3/21. Docket Numbers: RP22–79–000. Applicants: Questar Southern Trails Pipeline Company. Description: Tariff Amendment: Cancellation of FERC Gas Tariff First Revised Volume No. 1 to be effective 11/ 1/2021. Filed Date: 10/25/21. Accession Number: 20211025–5035. Comment Date: 5 p.m. ET 11/1/21. Any person desiring to intervene or protest in any of the above proceedings must file in accordance with Rules 211 and 214 of the Commission’s Regulations (18 CFR 385.211 and 385.214) on or before 5:00 p.m. Eastern time on the specified comment date. Protests may be considered, but intervention is necessary to become a party to the proceeding. Filings in Existing Proceedings Docket Numbers: RP20–1060–004. Applicants: Columbia Gas Transmission, LLC. Description: Compliance filing: Implement Partial Settlement in RP20– 1060–000 to be effective 10/8/2021. Filed Date: 10/22/21. Accession Number: 20211022–5087. Comment Date: 5 p.m. ET 11/3/21. Any person desiring to protest in any the above proceedings must file in E:\FR\FM\29OCN1.SGM 29OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 86, Number 207 (Friday, October 29, 2021)]
[Notices]
[Pages 60024-60025]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2021-23534]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY


Proposed Agency Information Collection Extension

AGENCY: U.S. Department of Energy.

ACTION: Notice and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: The Department of Energy (DOE), pursuant to the Paperwork 
Reduction Act of 1995, intends to extend for three years an information 
collection request with the Office of Management and Budget (OMB).

DATES: Comments regarding this proposed information collection must be 
received on or before December 28, 2021. If you anticipate difficulty 
in submitting comments within that period, contact the person listed in 
ADDRESSES as soon as possible.

ADDRESSES: Written comments may be sent: (1) By email to 
[email protected]; or (2) to Knight 
Elsberry, U.S. Department of Energy, LPO-70, Room 4B-122, 1000 
Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20585 with a mandatory copy by 
email to [email protected].

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or 
copies of the information collection instrument and instructions should 
be directed to Knight Elsberry, 
[email protected], (202) 287-6646.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the 
extended collection of information is necessary for the proper 
performance of the functions of the agency; (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.
    This information collection request contains: (1) OMB No.: 1910-
5137; (2) Information Collection Request Title: Application for Loans 
under the Advanced Technology Vehicles Manufacturing Incentive Program; 
(3) Type of Request: Extension; (4) Purpose: This information 
collection package covers collection of information necessary to 
evaluate applications for loans submitted under Section 136 of the 
Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007, as amended (``EISA'') (42 
U.S.C. 17013). Applications for loans submitted to DOE under Section 
136 of EISA must contain certain information. This information will be 
used to analyze whether a project is eligible for a loan and to 
evaluate the application under criteria specified in the interim final 
regulations implementing Section 136 of EISA, located at 10 CFR part 
611. The collection of this information is critical to ensure that the 
government has sufficient information to determine whether applicants 
meet the eligibility requirements to qualify for a DOE loan and to 
provide DOE with sufficient information to evaluate an applicant's 
project using the criteria specified in 10 CFR part 611; (5) Annual 
Estimated

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Number of Respondents: 40; (6) Annual Estimated Number of Total 
Responses: 40; (7) Annual Estimated Number of Burden Hours: 5,300; (8) 
Annual Estimated Reporting and Recordkeeping Cost Burden: $1,083,000.
    Authority: Section 136 of the EISA authorizes the collection of 
information.
    Signing Authority: This document of the Department of Energy was 
signed on October 25, 2021, by Jigar Shah, Executive Director, Loan 
Programs Office, pursuant to delegated authority from the Secretary of 
Energy. That document with the original signature and date is 
maintained by DOE. For administrative purposes only, and in compliance 
with requirements of the Office of the Federal Register, the 
undersigned DOE Federal Register Liaison Officer has been authorized to 
sign and submit the document in electronic format for publication, as 
an official document of the Department of Energy. This administrative 
process in no way alters the legal effect of this document upon 
publication in the Federal Register.

    Signed in Washington, DC, on October 25, 2021.
Treena V. Garrett,
Federal Register Liaison Officer, U.S. Department of Energy.
[FR Doc. 2021-23534 Filed 10-28-21; 8:45 am]
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