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Combined Notice of Filings
Document Number: 2020-03567
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-24
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: 2020-03566
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-24
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Oak Ridge
Document Number: 2020-03431
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-21
Agency: Department of Energy
This notice announces a meeting of the Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board (EM SSAB), Oak Ridge. The Federal Advisory Committee Act requires that public notice of this meeting be announced in the Federal Register.
Request for Technical Conference and Petition for Rulemaking: Energy Trading Institute
Document Number: 2020-03272
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2020-02-21
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has received a petition from the Energy Trading Institute requesting that the Commission hold a technical conference and conduct a rulemaking to update the requirements adopted in Order No. 741 and Commission's regulations addressing credit and risk management in the markets operated by Independent System Operators and Regional Transmission Organizations.
Combined Notice of Filings
Document Number: 2020-03387
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-20
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: 2020-03386
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-20
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings
Document Number: 2020-03384
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-20
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: 2020-03383
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-20
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Advancing the Bioeconomy Workshop
Document Number: 2020-03367
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-20
Agency: Department of Energy
The Department of Energy (DOE) is announcing a public workshop entitled, ``Advancing the Bioeconomy: From Waste to Conversion-Ready Feedstocks.'' The Bioenergy Technologies Office (BETO) seeks to gather input from experts on the present state and future potential of using waste streams, particularly municipal solid waste, as a feedstock for producing fuels, products, and power.
Custody and Authentication of Commission Records
Document Number: 2020-02359
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-02-20
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) amends its regulations concerning custody and authentication of Commission records. Specifically, this final rule provides clarification that a Senior Agency Official for Records will maintain legal custody of all Commission records. This final rule also clarifies that authentication of records can be performed by staff officials through delegated authority.
Sunshine Act Meeting Notice
Document Number: 2020-03385
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-19
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Notice of Stakeholder Meetings To Receive Input on the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Energy Storage Grand Challenge (ESGC) Initiative
Document Number: 2020-03231
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-19
Agency: Department of Energy
The ESGC is a cross-cutting initiative to utilize resources from across DOE to accelerate research & development (R&D), commercialization, and implementation of cutting-edge energy storage technologies to promote United States global leadership in the energy storage technologies of the future. The U.S. DOE Research and Technology Investment Committee (RTIC) Energy Storage Subcommittee intends to hold Stakeholder Meetings to receive input on the approaches and activities for the ESGC initiative.
Energy Conservation Program: Test Procedures for Consumer Refrigerators, Refrigerator-Freezers, and Freezers
Document Number: 2020-03230
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2020-02-19
Agency: Department of Energy
On December 23, 2019, the U.S. Department of Energy (``DOE'') published a test procedure notice of proposed rulemaking (``NOPR'') for consumer refrigeration products. The NOPR stated that written public comments would be accepted until February 21, 2020. On January 27, 2020, DOE received a joint request from the Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (NEEA), the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), and Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) to extend the comment period for the NOPR by 60 days so that the data their teams are collecting and analyzing could be submitted to the docket and considered by the DOE. On February 5, 2020, DOE received a request from the Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers (AHAM) to extend the comment period for the Test Procedure NOPR for Consumer Refrigeration Products by 30 days. DOE has reviewed this request and will be granting a 45 day extension of the public comment period until April 6, 2020.
Application to Export Electric Energy; Nalcor Energy Marketing Corporation
Document Number: 2020-03229
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-19
Agency: Department of Energy
Nalcor Energy Marketing Corporation (Applicant or NEMC) has applied to renew its authorization to transmit electric energy from the United States to Canada pursuant to the Federal Power Act.
Defense Programs Advisory Committee
Document Number: 2020-03228
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-19
Agency: Department of Energy, National Nuclear Security Administration
This notice announces a closed meeting of the Defense Programs Advisory Committee (DPAC). The Federal Advisory Committee Act requires that public notice of meetings be announced in the Federal Register. Due to national security considerations the meeting will be closed to the public and matters to be discussed are exempt from public disclosure under Executive Order 13526 and the Atomic Energy Act of 1954.
PennEast Pipeline Company, LLC; Notice of Application
Document Number: 2020-03222
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-19
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Iroquois Gas Transmission System, L.P.; Notice of Application
Document Number: 2020-03221
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-19
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings
Document Number: 2020-03188
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-19
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: 2020-03187
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-19
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Commission Information Collection Activities (FERC-574); Comment Request; Extension
Document Number: 2020-03124
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-18
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
In compliance with the requirements of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission or FERC) is soliciting public comment on the currently approved information collection FERC-574 (Gas Pipeline Certificates: Hinshaw Exemption) and submitting the information collection to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review. Any interested person may file comments directly with OMB and should address a copy of those comments to the Commission as explained below.
Commission Information Collection Activities (FERC-551); Comment Request; Extension
Document Number: 2020-03122
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-18
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 the currently approved information collection, FERC-551 (Reporting of Flow Volume and Capacity by Interstate Natural Gas Pipelines).
Notice of Filing
Document Number: 2020-03062
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-18
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: 2020-03061
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-18
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings
Document Number: 2020-03060
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-18
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board, Portsmouth
Document Number: 2020-03039
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-14
Agency: Department of Energy
This notice announces a meeting of the Environmental Management Site-Specific Advisory Board (EM SSAB), Portsmouth. The Federal Advisory Committee Act requires that public notice of this meeting be announced in the Federal Register.
Basic Energy Sciences Advisory Committee
Document Number: 2020-03038
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-14
Agency: Department of Energy
This notice announces a meeting of the Basic Energy Sciences Advisory Committee (BESAC). The Federal Advisory Committee Act requires that public notice of these meetings be announced in the Federal Register.
Change In Control; Mexico Pacific Limited LLC
Document Number: 2020-03033
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-14
Agency: Department of Energy
The Office of Fossil Energy (FE) of the Department of Energy (DOE) gives notice of receipt of a Notification Regarding Change in Control (Notification) filed by Mexico Pacific Limited LLC (MPL) in the above-referenced docket on November 18, 2019, and in a Supplement filed on January 14, 2020. The Notification and Supplement describe changes in MPL's ownership. The Notification and Supplement were filed under section 3 of the Natural Gas Act (NGA).
Notice of Orders Issued Under Section 3 of the Natural Gas Act During December 2019
Document Number: 2020-03032
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-14
Agency: Department of Energy
The Office of Fossil Energy (FE) of the Department of Energy gives notice that during December 2019, it issued orders granting authority to import and export natural gas, to import and export liquefied natural gas (LNG), and to vacate authorization. These orders are summarized in the attached appendix and may be found on the FE website at https://www.energy.gov/fe/listing-doefe- authorizationsorders-issued-2019. They are also available for inspection and copying in the U.S. Department of Energy (FE-34), Division of Natural Gas Regulation, Office of Regulation, Analysis, and Engagement, Office of Fossil Energy, Docket Room 3E-033, Forrestal Building, 1000 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20585, (202) 586-9478. The Docket Room is open between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays.
Provo River Project-Rate Order No. WAPA-189
Document Number: 2020-03019
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-14
Agency: Department of Energy, Western Area Power Administration
The Assistant Secretary, Office of Electricity, confirms, approves, and places into effect, on an interim basis, the firm power formula rate for the Provo River Project (Provisional Formula Rate). The existing firm power formula rate under Rate Schedule Provo River Formula Rate PR-1 is set to expire on March 31, 2020. This rate action makes no change to the existing formula rate.
Revision of a Currently Approved Information Collection for the Weatherization Assistance Program
Document Number: 2020-03015
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-14
Agency: Department of Energy
The Department of Energy (DOE), pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, intends to extend for three years a currently approved collection of information with the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). The information collection request, Weatherization Assistance Program, was previously approved on February 28, 2017 under OMB Control No. 1910-5127 and its current expiration date is February 29, 2020. The proposed collection will collect information on the status of Grantee activities, expenditures, and results, to ensure that program funds are being used appropriately, effectively, and expeditiously.
Energy Conservation Program for Appliance Standards: Procedures for Use in New or Revised Energy Conservation Standards and Test Procedures for Consumer Products and Commercial/Industrial Equipment
Document Number: 2020-00023
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-02-14
Agency: Department of Energy
The U.S. Department of Energy is updating and modernizing aspects of its current rulemaking method for considering new or revised energy conservation standards for consumer products and certain types of industrial equipment. The rule clarifies the process DOE will follow with respect to its application to these items, makes the specified rulemaking procedures binding on DOE, and revises certain provisions to bring consistency with existing statutory requirements. Other changes include expanding early opportunities for public input on the Appliance Program's priority setting and rulemaking activities, setting a significant energy savings threshold for updating standards, establishing a window between test procedure final rules and standards proposals, and delineating procedures for rulemaking under the separate direct final rule and negotiated rulemaking authorities.
Energy Conservation Program for Appliance Standards: Procedures for Evaluating Statutory Factors for Use in New or Revised Energy Conservation Standards
Document Number: 2020-00022
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2020-02-14
Agency: Department of Energy
The Department of Energy (DOE) is proposing amendments to its decision-making process for selecting energy conservation standards. More specifically, DOE is proposing changes that would require DOE to conduct a comparative analysis of the relative costs and benefits of all of the proposed alternative levels for potentially establishing or amending an energy conservation standard in order to make a reliable determination that the chosen alternative is economically justified.
Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: 2020-02905
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-13
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
City of Boulder, Colorado; Notice of Filing
Document Number: 2020-02904
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-13
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings #1
Document Number: 2020-02901
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-13
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Company, LLC; Notice of Application
Document Number: 2020-02899
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-13
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Reliability Technical Conference; Notice of Technical Conference
Document Number: 2020-02897
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-13
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Combined Notice of Filings
Document Number: 2020-02896
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-13
Agency: Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Commission Information Collection Activities (FERC-725M); Comment Request; Extension
Document Number: 2020-02895
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-02-13
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 the currently approved information collection, FERC-725M (Mandatory Reliability Standards: Generator Requirements at the Transmission Interface) and submitting the information collection to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review. Any interested person may file comments directly with OMB and should address a copy of those comments to the Commission as explained below.