The meeting agenda may change to accommodate EAC business. For EAC agenda updates, see the EAC Web site at:http://www.oe.energy.gov/eac.htm.
Public Participation:The EAC welcomes the attendance of the public at its meetings. Individuals who wish to offer public comments at the EAC meeting may do so on Tuesday, October 16, 2012, but must register at the registration table in advance. Approximately 15 minutes will be reserved for public comments. Time allotted per speaker will depend on the number who wish to speak but is not expected to exceed three minutes. Anyone who is not able to attend the meeting, or for whom the allotted public comments time is insufficient to address pertinent issues with the EAC, is invited to send a written statement to Mr. Matthew Rosenbaum. You may submit comments, identified by “Electricity Advisory Committee Open Meeting”, by any of the following methods:
•Mail/Hand Delivery/Courier:Matthew Rosenbaum, Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability, U.S. Department of Energy, Forrestal Building, Room 8G-017, 1000 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20585.
•Email: email@example.com.Include “Electricity Advisory Committee Open Meeting” in the subject line of the message.
•Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov.Follow the instructions for submitting comments.Instructions:All submissions received must include the agency name and identifier. All comments received will be posted without change tohttp://www.oe.energy.gov/eac.htm,including any personal information provided.
•Docket:For access to the docket, to read background documents or comments received, go tohttp://www.oe.energy.gov/eac.htm.
The following electronic file formats are acceptable: Microsoft Word (.doc), Corel Word Perfect (.wpd), Adobe Acrobat (.pdf), Rich Text Format (.rtf), plain text (.txt), Microsoft Excel (.xls), and Microsoft PowerPoint (.ppt). If you submit information that you believe to be exempt by law from public disclosure, you must submit one complete copy, as well as one copy from which the information claimed to be exempt by law from public disclosure has been deleted. You must also explain the reasons why you believe the deleted information is exempt from disclosure. DOE is responsible for the final determination concerning disclosure or nondisclosure of the information and for treating it in accordance with the DOE's Freedom of Information regulations (10 CFR 1004.11).
Delivery of the U.S. Postal Service mail to DOE may be delayed by several weeks due to security screening. DOE, therefore, encourages those wishing to comment to submit comments electronically by email. If comments are submitted by regular mail, the Department requests that they be accompanied by a CD or diskette containing electronic files of the submission.
Minutes:The minutes of the EAC meeting will be posted on the EAC Web page athttp://energy.gov/oe/services/electricity-advisory-committee-eac.They can also be obtained by contacting Mr. Matthew Rosenbaum at the address above.
Issued in Washington, DC, on September 17, 2012.
LaTanya R. Butler,
Acting Deputy Committee Management Officer.