Department of Energy December 14, 2012 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Notice of Availability of the Final Tank Closure and Waste Management Environmental Impact Statement for the Hanford Site, Richland, Washington
Document Number: 2012-30204
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-14
Agency: Department of Energy
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announces the availability of its Final Tank Closure and Waste Management Environmental Impact Statement for the Hanford Site, Richland, Washington (Final TC & WM EIS, DOE/EIS-0391), prepared pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). This final environmental impact statement addresses all public comments on the Draft TC & WM EIS, which was issued in October 2009, and identifies DOE's preferred alternatives.
Notice of Filing of Self-Certification of Coal Capability Under the Powerplant and Industrial Fuel Use Act
Document Number: 2012-30194
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-14
Agency: Department of Energy
On July 26, 2012, GWF Energy, LLC, as owner and operator of a new base load electric powerplant, submitted a coal capability self- certification to the Department of Energy (DOE) pursuant to Sec. 201(d) of the Powerplant and Industrial Fuel Use Act of 1978 (FUA), as amended, and DOE regulations in 10 CFR 501.60, 61. FUA and regulations thereunder require DOE to publish a notice of filing of self- certification in the Federal Register. (42 U.S.C. 8311(d)(2)) and 10 CFR 501.61(c))
Acquisition Regulation: Department of Energy Acquisition Regulation, Government Property
Document Number: 2012-30189
Type: Rule
Date: 2012-12-14
Agency: Department of Energy
The Department of Energy (DOE) is amending the Department of Energy Acquisition Regulation (DEAR) to conform to the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), remove out-of date government property coverage, and update references. This rule does not alter substantive rights or obligations under current law.
Application to Export Electric Energy; Energia Renovable S.C., LLC
Document Number: 2012-30188
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-12-14
Agency: Department of Energy
Energia Renovable S.C., LLC (Energia Renovable) has applied for authority to transmit electric energy from the United States to Mexico pursuant to section 202(e) of the Federal Power Act (FPA).