[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 162 (Tuesday, August 21, 2012)]
[Notices]
[Pages 50488-50489]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-20494]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY


Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technical Advisory Committee

AGENCY: Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable 
Energy.

ACTION: Notice of open meeting (Webinar).

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SUMMARY: This notice announces an open meeting (Webinar) of the 
Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technical Advisory Committee (HTAC). The Federal 
Advisory Committee Act, Public Law 92-463, 86 Stat. 770 requires that 
agencies publish notice of meetings in the Federal Register.

DATES: Wednesday, September 5, 2012; 12 p.m.-2 p.m. To be provided the 
Webinar's registration information, please email: HTAC@nrel.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: email to: HTAC@nrel.gov or at the 
mailing address: Jason Marcinkoski, Designated Federal Officer, U.S. 
Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, 
1000 Independence Avenue, Washington, DC 20585.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Purpose of the Committee: The Hydrogen and 
Fuel Cell Technical Advisory Committee (HTAC) was established under 
Section 807 of the Energy Policy Act of 2005 (EPACT), Public Law 109-
58; 119 Stat. 849, to provide advice and recommendations to the 
Secretary of Energy on the program and activities authorized by Title 
VIII of EPACT.
    Tentative Agenda: (Subject to change; updates will be posted on the 
Committee's Web site at: http://hydrogen.energy.gov).
     Public Comment (10 minutes)
     Discussion of Hydrogen Production Expert Panel report
     Consultation in establishing the criteria for the H-Prize 
competition, as required by the Energy Independence and Security Act of 
2007, in Sec. 654.
    Public Participation: In keeping with procedures, members of the 
public are welcome to observe the business of the meeting of HTAC and 
to make oral statements during the specified period for public comment. 
The public comment period will take place between 12 p.m. and 12:10 
p.m. on September 5, 2012. To attend the meeting and/or to make oral 
statements regarding any of the items on the agenda, please email 
HTAC@nrel.gov at least 5 business days before the meeting. Please 
indicate if you will be attending the meeting, whether you want to make 
an oral statement, and what organization you represent (if 
appropriate). Members of the public will be heard in the order in which 
they sign up for the public comment period. Oral comments should be 
limited to two minutes in length. Reasonable provision will be made to 
include the scheduled oral statements on the agenda. The chair of the 
committee will make every effort to hear the views of all interested 
parties and to facilitate the orderly conduct of business. If you would 
like to file a written statement with the committee, you may do so 
either by submitting a

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hard copy at the meeting or by submitting an electronic copy to via 
email to: HTAC@nrel.gov.
    Minutes: The minutes of the meeting will be available for public 
review at the Committee's Web site at: http://hydrogen.energy.gov.

    Issued at Washington, DC, on August 15, 2012.
LaTanya R. Butler,
Acting Deputy Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2012-20494 Filed 8-20-12; 8:45 am]
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