[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 138 (Wednesday, July 18, 2012)]
[Pages 42297-42298]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-17396]



National Petroleum Council

AGENCY: Department of Energy, Office of Fossil Energy.

ACTION: Notice of open meeting.


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SUMMARY: This notice announces a meeting of the National Petroleum 
Council. The Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463, 86 Stat. 
770) requires that public notice of this meeting be announced in the 
Federal Register.

DATES: Wednesday, August 1, 2012, 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. (EST)

ADDRESSES: St. Regis Hotel, 923 16th and K Streets NW., Washington, DC 

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Nancy Johnson, U.S. Department of 
Energy, Office of Oil and Natural Gas (FE-30), Washington, DC 20585; 
telephone (202) 586-5600 or facsimile (202) 586-6221.

    Purpose of the Committee: To provide advice, information, and 
recommendations to the Secretary of Energy on matters relating to oil 
and natural gas, or the oil and natural gas industries.
    Tentative Agenda:
     Call to Order and Introductory Remarks
     Consideration of the Proposed Final Report of the NPC 
Committee on Future Transportation Fuels
     Introductory Remarks by the Honorable Daniel B. Poneman, 
Deputy Secretary of Energy
     Remarks by the Honorable Steven Chu, Secretary of Energy
     Administrative Matters
     Discussion of Any Other Business Properly Brought Before 
the National Petroleum Council
    Public Participation: The meeting is open to the public. The Chair 
of the Council will conduct the meeting to facilitate the orderly 
conduct of business. Members of the public who wish to make oral 
statements pertaining to agenda items should contact Ms. Nancy Johnson 
at the address or telephone number listed above. Request for oral 
statements must be received at least three days prior to the meeting. 
Those not able to attend the meeting or having insufficient time to 
address the Council are invited to send a written statement to 
[email protected]. Any member of the public who wishes to file a written 
statement to the Council will be permitted to do so, either before or 
after the meeting.
    Additionally, the meeting will also be available via live video 
webcast. The link will be available at http://www.npc.org.
    Minutes: Transcripts of the meeting will be available by contacting 
Ms. Johnson at the address above, or [email protected].

    Issued at Washington, DC, on July 11, 2012.
LaTanya Butler,
Acting Deputy Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2012-17396 Filed 7-17-12; 8:45 am]