[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 124 (Wednesday, June 27, 2012)]
[Pages 38275-38276]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-15774]



Secretary of Energy Advisory Board

AGENCY: Department of Energy, DoE.

ACTION: Notice of open meeting.


SUMMARY: This notice announces an open meeting of the Secretary of 

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Advisory Board (SEAB). SEAB was reestablished pursuant to the Federal 
Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463, 86 Stat. 770) (the Act). This 
notice is provided in accordance with the Act.

DATES: Thursday, July 19, 2012, 3:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
    Location: Teleconference.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Alyssa Morrissey, Deputy Designated 
Federal Officer, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue 
SW., Washington, DC 20585; telephone (202) 586-2926 or facsimile (202) 
586-1441; [email protected].

    Background: The Board was reestablished to provide advice and 
recommendations to the Secretary on the Department's basic and applied 
research, economic and national security policy, educational issues, 
operational issues and other activities as directed by the Secretary.
    Purpose of the Meeting: The Buildings Efficiency and Small Modular 
Reactor Subcommittees will present progress updates on their respective 
reports to the Board. The Subcommittees' interim reports will be 
submitted to the Board for review at the following full committee 
    Tentative Agenda: The meeting will start at 3:00 p.m. on July 19. 
The meeting agenda includes reports from the Buildings Efficiency and 
Small Modular Reactor Subcommittees on the general progress of their 
reports. A full discussion of draft reports and recommendations will 
take place later this calendar year. The meeting will conclude at 4:30 
    Public Participation: The meeting will be conducted by 
teleconference and is open to the public. Individuals who would like to 
call in must RSVP to Alyssa Morrissey no later than 5:00 p.m. on 
Monday, July 16, 2012 at [email protected]. There will be a limited 
number of call-in ports and RSVP is required to obtain dial-in 
information. Call-in ports will be made available to members of the 
public on a first come, first served basis. Individuals and 
representatives of organizations who would like to offer comments may 
do so at the meeting on Thursday, July 19, 2012. Approximately 30 
minutes will be reserved for public comments. Time allotted per speaker 
will depend on the number who wish to speak but will not exceed 5 
minutes. Public Comment will be available on a first come, first served 
basis and will be queued by the call operator. The Designated Federal 
Official is empowered to conduct the meeting in a fashion that will 
facilitate the orderly conduct of business.
    Those not able to call in to the meeting or have insufficient time 
to address the committee are invited to send a written statement to 
Alyssa Morrissey, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue 
SW., Washington, DC 20585, email to [email protected].
    Minutes: The minutes of the meeting will be available on the SEAB 
Web site http://www.energy.gov/SEAB or by contacting Ms. Morrissey. She 
may be reached at the postal address or email address above.

    Issued in Washington, DC, on June 22, 2012.
 Carol A. Matthews,
Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2012-15774 Filed 6-26-12; 8:45 am]