Department of Energy January 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Kelly Creek Wind, LLC; Notice of Institution of Section 206 Proceeding and Refund Effective Date
Document Number: 2017-02040
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-31
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: 2017-02039
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-31
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Procedural Rules for DOE Nuclear Activities
Document Number: 2017-01959
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-01-31
Agency: Department of Energy
This document stays DOE regulations for the assessment of civil penalties against certain contractors and subcontractors for violations of the prohibition against an employee who reports violations of law, mismanagement, waste, abuse or dangerous/unsafe workplace conditions, among other protected activities, concerning nuclear safety.
Energy Conservation Program: Energy Conservation Standards for Ceiling Fans
Document Number: 2017-01958
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-01-31
Agency: Department of Energy
This document delays the effective date of a recently published final rule amending the energy conservation standards for ceiling fans.
Energy Conservation Program: Test Procedure for Walk-in Coolers and Walk-in Freezers
Document Number: 2017-01956
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-01-31
Agency: Department of Energy
This document delays the effective date of a recently published final rule amending the test procedure for certain walk-in cooler and freezer components.
Lock +TM
Document Number: 2017-01821
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-27
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Fitzgerald, Brian; Notice of Filing
Document Number: 2017-01820
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-27
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
City and County of San Francisco; Notice of Effectiveness of Surrender
Document Number: 2017-01787
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-26
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Notice of Commission Staff Attendance
Document Number: 2017-01786
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-26
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Natural Gas Pipeline Company of America LLC; Notice of Initiation of Section 5 Proceeding
Document Number: 2017-01785
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-26
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Wyoming Interstate Company, L.L.C.; Notice of Initiation of Section 5 Proceeding
Document Number: 2017-01784
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-26
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings
Document Number: 2017-01782
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-26
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #2
Document Number: 2017-01781
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-26
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: 2017-01780
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-26
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Notice of Request for Information (RFI) on Fostering Energy Innovation Ecosystems
Document Number: 2017-01694
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-25
Agency: Department of Energy
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) invites public comment on this Request for Information (RFI) regarding regional innovation ecosystems and regional cooperation. The purpose of this RFI is to support a public discussion about how to create and foster regional and local ``innovation ecosystems,'' specifically for energy technologies and energy use. DOE is establishing through this RFI a temporary public ``ideation'' tool to serve as a resource of ideas for individuals and organizations interested in promoting regional innovation ecosystems.
Black Marlin Pipeline Company; Notice of Petition for Waiver
Document Number: 2017-01679
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-25
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
S.D. Warren; Notice of Application Accepted for Filing, Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Protests
Document Number: 2017-01673
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-25
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Tallgrass Interstate Gas Transmission, LLC; Notice of Request Under Blanket Authorization
Document Number: 2017-01671
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-25
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: 2017-01642
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-25
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Southwestern Power Administration; Notice of Filing
Document Number: 2017-01640
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-25
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #2
Document Number: 2017-01639
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-25
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings
Document Number: 2017-01634
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-25
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #2
Document Number: 2017-01633
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-25
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: 2017-01632
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-25
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Civil Monetary Penalty Inflation Adjustments
Document Number: 2017-00567
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-01-24
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) is issuing a final rule to amend its regulations governing the maximum civil monetary penalties assessable for violations of statutes, rules, and orders within the Commission's jurisdiction. The Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act of 1990, as amended most recently by the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act of 2015, requires the Commission to issue this final rule.
External Peer Review Meeting
Document Number: 2017-01438
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-23
Agency: Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
All programs within the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy are required to undertake rigorous, objective peer review of their funded projects on a regular basis in order to ensure and enhance the management, relevance, effectiveness, and productivity of those projects. The Wind Energy Technologies Office intends to hold an External Peer Review in Arlington, VA, on February 14-16, 2017. An External Peer Review Panel will review current and recently completed projects and provide feedback on technical, scientific, and business merit; the actual or anticipated results; and the productivity and management effectiveness of projects. The review panel will also assess the potential impact of projects on the wind power industry and identify additional research initiatives and resources that may prove to be advantageous in the future. Principal Investigators, expert reviewers, Wind Energy Technologies Office staff, and contract support staff will be in attendance during the review meeting. The event is open to the public based upon space availability.
External Peer Review Meeting
Document Number: 2017-01437
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-23
Agency: Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
All programs within the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy are required to undertake rigorous, objective peer review of their funded projects on a regular basis in order to ensure and enhance the management, relevance, effectiveness, and productivity of those projects. The Water Power Technologies Office intends to hold an External Peer Review in Arlington, VA, on February 14-16, 2017. An External Peer Review Panel will review current and recently completed projects and provide feedback on technical, scientific, and business merit; the actual or anticipated results; and the productivity and management effectiveness of projects. The review panel will also assess the potential impact of projects on the water power industry and identify additional research initiatives and resources that may prove to be advantageous in the future. Principal Investigators, expert reviewers, Water Power Technologies Office staff, and contract support staff will be in attendance during the review meeting. The event is open to the public based upon space availability.
Columbia Gas Transmission, LLC; Notice of Request Under Blanket Authorization
Document Number: 2017-01352
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-23
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #2
Document Number: 2017-01351
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-23
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: 2017-01350
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-23
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Methane Hydrate Advisory Committee
Document Number: 2017-01330
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-23
Agency: Department of Energy
This notice announces a meeting of the Methane Hydrate Advisory Committee. The Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463, 86 Stat.770) requires that notice of these meetings be announced in the Federal Register.
Sunshine Act Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2017-01138
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-18
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Request for Information-Challenges and Opportunities for Sustainable Development of Hydropower in Undeveloped Stream Reaches of the United States; Notice of Reopening of Comment Period
Document Number: 2017-01037
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-18
Agency: Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
On November 9, 2016, the Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO) within the Department of Energy (DOE) issued a request for information (RFI) in the Federal Register to invite input from the public regarding challenges and opportunities associated with hydropower development in undeveloped stream-reaches. The WPTO is reopening the comment period until February 10, 2017, to provide interested parties with additional time to submit comments.
Application To Export Electric Energy; BP Energy Company
Document Number: 2017-01032
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-18
Agency: Department of Energy
BP Energy Company (BP Energy or Applicant) has applied to renew its authority to transmit electric energy from the United States to Canada pursuant to section 202(e) of the Federal Power Act.
Application To Export Electric Energy; BP Energy Company
Document Number: 2017-01031
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-18
Agency: Department of Energy
BP Energy Company (BP Energy or Applicant) has applied to renew its authority to transmit electric energy from the United States to Mexico pursuant to section 202(e) of the Federal Power Act.
Dominion Cove Point LNG, LP; Notice of Technical Conference
Document Number: 2017-00997
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-18
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Notice of Commission Staff Attendance
Document Number: 2017-00996
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-01-18
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission