[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 22 (Friday, February 1, 2013)]
[Page 7424]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-02167]



National Coal Council

AGENCY: Department of Energy.

ACTION: Notice of open meeting.


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

DATES: Thursday, March 7, 2013, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

ADDRESSES: Hunton & Williams LLP, 2200 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., 
Washington, DC 20037.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. Robert J. Wright, U.S. Department 
of Energy; 4G-036/Forrestal Building, 1000 Independence Avenue SW., 
Washington, DC 20585-1290; Telephone: 202-586-0429.

    Purpose of Meeting: The March 2013 meeting of the National Coal 

1. Opening Remarks by NCC Chairman John Eaves
2. Howard Gruenspecht, U.S. Energy Information Administration: ``The 
U.S. Energy Outlook''
3. Fred Palmer, NCC Coal Policy Committee Chairman: Presentation of 
Summary of Past Council Studies
4. Mike Duncan, President, American Coalition for Clean Coal 
5. Jim Butz, Vice President of Product Management, Novinda Corp.: 
``Mercury Emissions Control at Coal-Based Generation Plants''
6. General Keith Alexander (Ret.): Presentation on ``Cyber Security in 
the U.S.'' (invited)
7. Adjourn

    Public Participation: The meeting is open to the public. If you 
would like to file a written statement with the Council, you may do so 
either before or after the meeting. If you would like to make oral 
statements regarding any item on the agenda, you should contact Dr. 
Robert J. Wright, 202-586-0429 or Robert.wright@hq.doe.gov (email). You 
must make your request for an oral statement at least 5 business days 
before the meeting. Reasonable provision will be made to include oral 
statements on the scheduled agenda. The Chairperson of the Council will 
lead the meeting in a manner that facilitates the orderly conduct of 
business. Oral statements are limited to 10-minutes per organization 
and per person.
    Minutes: The NCC will prepare meeting minutes within 45 days of the 
meeting. The minutes will be posted on the NCC Web site at http://www.nationalcoalcouncil.org/.

    Issued at Washington, DC, on January 25, 2013.
LaTanya R. Butler,
Deputy Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2013-02167 Filed 1-31-13; 8:45 am]