Department of Energy August 9, 2021 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Energy Conservation Program: Energy Conservation Standards for Certain Commercial and Industrial Equipment; Early Assessment Review; Commercial and Industrial Pumps
Document Number: 2021-16936
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2021-08-09
Agency: Department of Energy
The U.S. Department of Energy (``DOE'') is undertaking an early assessment review for amended energy conservation standards for commercial and industrial pumps (``pumps'') to determine whether to amend applicable energy conservation standards for this equipment. Specifically, through this request for information (``RFI''), DOE seeks data and information to evaluate whether amended energy conservation standards would result in a significant savings of energy; be technologically feasible; and be economically justified. DOE welcomes written comments from the public on any subject within the scope of this document (including those topics not specifically raised in this RFI), as well as the submission of data and other relevant information concerning this early assessment review.
Fusion Energy Sciences Advisory Committee; Meeting
Document Number: 2021-16933
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-08-09
Agency: Department of Energy
This notice announces a meeting of the Fusion Energy Sciences Advisory Committee (FESAC). The Federal Advisory Committee Act requires that public notice of these meetings be announced in the Federal Register.
Oncor Electric Delivery Company LLC; Notice of Filing
Document Number: 2021-16924
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-08-09
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: 2021-16921
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-08-09
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings
Document Number: 2021-16920
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-08-09
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Commission Information Collection Activities (FERC-725G); Comment Request; Extension
Document Number: 2021-16919
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-08-09
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
In compliance with the requirements of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission or FERC) is soliciting public comment on a renewal of currently approved information collection, FERC 725G (Mandatory Reliability Standards for the Bulk-Power System: PRC Reliability Standards), which will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review.
Notice of Public Meeting on Understanding the Environmental, Health, and Local Impacts of Ethane Processing and Distribution
Document Number: 2021-16880
Type: Notice
Date: 2021-08-09
Agency: Department of Energy
The Department of Energy (DOE), Office of Fossil Energy and Carbon Management (FECM) will host a public meeting to discuss the impacts petrochemical manufacturing, pipelines, and supporting infrastructure have on environmental and health conditions in local communities and on global greenhouse gas emission targets.
Energy Conservation Program for Appliance Standards: Procedures, Interpretations, and Policies for Consideration in New or Revised Energy Conservation Standards and Test Procedures for Consumer Products and Commercial/Industrial Equipment
Document Number: 2021-16828
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2021-08-09
Agency: Department of Energy
On July 7, 2021, the U.S. Department of Energy (``DOE'') published a notice of proposed rulemaking (``NOPR'') pertaining to procedures, interpretations, and policies for consideration in new or revised energy conservation standards and test procedures for consumer products and commercial/industrial equipment. The notice provided an opportunity for submitting written comments, data, and information by August 23, 2021. On July 29, 2021, DOE received a request from the Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers, the Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute, and the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (``Joint Commenters''), to extend the public comment period to September 13, 2021. DOE has reviewed this request and is granting an extension of the public comment period to allow public comments to be submitted until September 13, 2021.