The purpose of the Unconventional Resources Technology Advisory Committee is to provide advice on development and implementation of programs related to onshore unconventional natural gas and other petroleum resources to the Secretary of Energy; and provide comments and recommendations and priorities for the Department of Energy Annual Plan per requirements of the Energy Policy Act of 2005, Subtitle J, Section 999.
8:30 a.m.–9 a.m.—Registration
8:30 a.m.–12 p.m.—Welcome & Introductions, Opening Remarks by the Designated Federal
Officer, Subcommittee presentations and reports
1 p.m.–4:30 p.m.—Facilitated Discussions by the members regarding subcommittee reports;
approval of final Committee recommendations
4:30 p.m.–5 p.m.—Public Comments
Public Participation: The meeting is open to the public. The Designated Federal Officer, the Chairman of the Committee and a Facilitator will lead the meeting for the orderly conduct of business. If you would like to file a written statement with the Committee, you may do so either before or after the meeting. If you would like to make oral statements regarding any of the items on the agenda, you should contact Elena Melchert or Bill Hochheiser at the address or telephone number listed in the link provided below. You must make your request for an oral statement at least five business days prior to the meeting, and reasonable provisions will be made to include the presentation on the agenda. Public comment will follow the 10 minute rule.
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