[Federal Register Volume 78, Number 59 (Wednesday, March 27, 2013)]
[Page 18578]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2013-07026]



Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy

Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technical Advisory Committee (HTAC)

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

ACTION: Notice of Open Meeting.


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

DATES: Tuesday, April 23, 2013, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 
24, 2013, 8:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

ADDRESSES: National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL); 901 D Street 
SW., Suite 930, Washington, DC 20024.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Email: [email protected] or at the mailing 
address: Joseph Stanford, Designated Federal Officer, U.S. Department 
of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, 1000 
Independence Avenue, Washington, DC 20585.

    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), Pub. L. No. 109-58; 119 Stat. 849.
    Purpose of the Meeting: To provide advice, information, and 
recommendations to the Secretary of Energy on the program authorized by 
Title VIII of EPACT.
    Tentative Agenda: (updates will be posted on the Web at: http://hydrogen.energy.gov).

 Public Comment
 HTAC Working Group Updates
 DOE Leadership Updates
 Program and Budget Updates
 Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Industry Speakers
 Other Industry Speakers
 Government Speakers
 Transportation Updates
 Department of Defense Update
 Ohio Activities and Initiatives

    Public Participation: The meeting is open to the public. 
Individuals who would like to attend and/or to make oral statements 
during the public comment period must register no later than 5:00 p.m. 
on Wednesday, April 17, 2013, by email at [email protected]. Foreign 
nationals must register no later than 5:00 p.m. on Monday, April 8, 
2013. Foreign nationals will be required to fill out a questionnaire in 
order to have access to the meeting site and will be notified within 5-
10 business days regarding their access to the meeting. An early 
confirmation of attendance will help to facilitate access to the 
building more quickly. Entry to the building will be restricted to 
those who have confirmed their attendance in advance. Please provide 
your name, organization, citizenship, and contact information. Anyone 
attending the meeting will be required to present government-issued 
identification. Those wishing to make a public comment are required to 
register. The public comment period will take place between 9:00 a.m. 
and 9:30 a.m. on April 23, 2013. Time allotted per speaker will depend 
on the number who wish to speak but will not exceed five minutes. Those 
not able to attend the meeting or have insufficient time to address the 
committee are invited to send a written statement to [email protected].
    Minutes: The minutes of the meeting will be available for public 
review at http://hydrogen.energy.gov.

    Issued at Washington, DC, on March 21, 2013.
LaTanya R. Butler,
Deputy Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2013-07026 Filed 3-26-13; 8:45 am]