[Federal Register Volume 86, Number 194 (Tuesday, October 12, 2021)]
[Page 56696]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2021-22107]



Secretary of Energy Advisory Board

AGENCY: Department of Energy.

ACTION: Notice of open meeting.


SUMMARY: The Department of Energy hereby publishes a notice of open 
meeting of the Secretary of Energy Advisory Board (SEAB). Due to the 
COVID-19 pandemic, this meeting will be held virtually.

DATES: Thursday, October 28, 2021; 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

ADDRESSES: Virtual meeting. To receive the meeting login information, 
please contact the Board's Designated Federal Officer (DFO) at the 
address or email listed below. Due to remote working conditions, email 
is preferred.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Christopher Lawrence, Designated 
Federal Officer, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue 
SW, Washington, DC 20585; email: [email protected].

    Background: The Board was established to provide advice and 
recommendations to the Secretary on the Administration's energy 
policies; the Department's basic and applied research and development 
activities; economic and national security policy; and other activities 
as directed by the Secretary.
    Purpose of the Meeting: This is the inaugural meeting of Secretary 
Jennifer M. Granholm's SEAB.
    Tentative Agenda: The meeting will start at 1:00 p.m. on October 
28th. The tentative meeting agenda includes: Introduction of SEAB's 
members, remarks from the Secretary, and remarks from the SEAB Chair. 
The meeting will conclude at 2:00 p.m.
    Public Participation: The meeting is open to the public. 
Individuals who would like to attend must RSVP to Christopher Lawrence 
no later than 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 27, 2021, by email at: 
[email protected].
    Individuals and representatives of organizations who would like to 
offer comments and suggestions may do so during the meeting. 
Approximately 15 minutes will be reserved for public comments. Time 
allotted per speaker will depend on the number who wish to speak but 
will not exceed five minutes. The Designated Federal Officer is 
empowered to conduct the meeting in a fashion that will facilitate the 
orderly conduct of business. Those wishing to speak should register to 
do so via email, [email protected], no later than 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, 
October 27, 2021.
    Those not able to attend the meeting or who have insufficient time 
to address the committee are invited to send a written statement to 
Christopher Lawrence, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence 
Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20585, or email to: [email protected].
    Minutes: The minutes of the meeting will be available on the SEAB 
website or by contacting Mr. Lawrence. He may be reached at the above 
postal address or email address, or by visiting SEAB's website at 

    Signed in Washington, DC, on October 6, 2021.
LaTanya Butler,
Deputy Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2021-22107 Filed 10-8-21; 8:45 am]