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Categorical Exclusion Determinations: A9

Existing Regulations

A9: Information gathering, analysis, and dissemination
Information gathering (including, but not limited to, literature surveys, inventories, site visits, and audits), data analysis (including, but not limited to, computer modeling), document preparation (including, but not limited to, conceptual design, feasibility studies, and analytical energy supply and demand studies), and information dissemination (including, but not limited to, document publication and distribution, and classroom training and informational programs), but not including site characterization or environmental monitoring. (See also B3.1 of appendix B to this subpart.)

Previous Regulations

Categorical Exclusion Determinations dated before November 14th, 2011 were issued under previous DOE NEPA regulations. See the Notice of Final Rulemaking (76 FR 63763, 10/13/2011) for information changes to this categorical exclusion.

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  • April 16, 2015

    Rotation-Enabled 7-DOF Seismometer for Geothermal Resource Development
    Award Number: DE-EE0005511
    CX(s) Applied: A9, B3.6, B3.11
    Geothermal Technologies Office
    Date: 04/16/15
    Location(s): NM
    Office(s): Golden Field Office

  • April 15, 2015

    The Incubation of Next-Generation Radar Technologies to Lower the Cost of Wind Energy
    Award Number: DE-EE0006804
    CX(s) Applied: A9, B5.15
    Wind Program
    Date: 04/15/15
    Location(s): TX
    Office(s): Golden Field Office

  • April 14, 2015

    Rapidly Deployable Advanced Integrated Low Head Hydropower Turbine Prototype
    Award Number: DE-EE0006928
    CX(s) Applied: A9, B3.6
    Water Power Program
    Date: 04/14/15
    Location(s): PA
    Office(s): Golden Field Office

  • April 6, 2015

    St. Petersburg College Green Living Demonstration Center
    Award Number: DE-EE0001207
    CX(s) Applied: A9, B1.15, B5.1, B5.15
    Building Technologies Office
    Date: 04/06/2015
    Location(s): FL
    Office(s): Golden Field Office

  • April 2, 2015

    Reducing BOS costs, improving reliability, and enabling safety shutdown of solar installations through module-integrated electronics
    Award Number: DE-EE0006682
    CX(s) Applied: A9, B3.6
    Solar Energy Technologies Office
    Date: 04/02/2015
    Location(s): CA
    Office(s): Golden Field Office

  • April 1, 2015

    Washoe Tribe Clean Energy Project
    Award Number: DE-EE0006947
    CX(s) Applied: A9, B5.16
    Tribal Energy Program
    Date: 04/01/2015
    Location(s): NV
    Office(s): Golden Field Office

  • April 1, 2015

    Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Opportunity Center
    Award Number: DE-EE0006932
    CX(s) Applied: A9
    Fuel Cells Technologies Office
    Date: 04/01/2015
    Location(s): VA
    Office(s): Golden Field Office

  • March 24, 2015

    Solar Hot Water Project in Greenburgh, NY
    Award Number: DE-EE0003193
    CX(s) Applied: A9, B5.17
    Solar Energy Technologies Office
    Date: 03/24/2015
    Location(s): NY
    Office(s): Golden Field Office

  • March 23, 2015

    Hydro Fellowship Program
    Award Number: DE-EE0002668
    CX(s) Applied: A9, A11
    Water Power Program
    Date: 03/23/2015
    Location(s): CO
    Office(s): Golden Field Office

  • March 20, 2015

    U.S. Clean Energy Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies: A Competitiveness Analysis
    Award Number: DE-EE0006935
    CX(s) Applied: A9, A11
    Fuel Cell Technologies Office
    Date: 03/20/2015
    Location(s): OH
    Office(s): Golden Field Office

  • March 20, 2015

    PVMI Bay Area Photovoltaic Consortium
    Award Number: DE-EE0004946
    CX(s) Applied: A9, B3.15, B3.6
    Solar Energy Technology Program
    Date: 03/20/2015
    Location(s): CA
    Office(s): Golden Field Office

  • March 16, 2015

    One Step Hydrogen Reforming through Sorption Enhanced Reforming
    Award Number: DE-EE0005770
    CX(s) Applied: A9, B3.6
    Advancing Manufacturing Office
    Date: 03/16/2015
    Location(s): CA
    Office(s): Golden Field Office

  • March 4, 2015

    Cost-Optimized Modular Helical Rotors Turbine-Generator System for Small Hydro Power Plants
    Award Number: DE-EE0006927
    CX(s) Applied: A9, B3.6
    Water Power Program
    Date: 03/04/2015
    Location(s): WI
    Office(s): Golden Field Office

  • February 19, 2015

    Evaluating the Techno-economic Feasibility of Forward Osmosis Processes Utilizing Low Grade Heat...
    CX(s) Applied: A9
    Date: 41878
    Location(s): Pennsylvania
    Offices(s): National Energy Technology Laboratory

  • February 6, 2015

    State Energy Program - Weatherization and Intergovernmental Programs Office (WIPO)
    Award Number: SEP-ALRD-2015
    A9, A11, B1.32, B1.35, B2.1, B2.2, B5.1, B5.14, B5.16, B5.18, B5.17, B5.19, B5.20, B5.22
    Weatherization and Intergovernmental Programs Office (WIPO)
    Date: 02/06/2015
    Location(s): Multi
    Office(s): Golden Field Office

  • January 28, 2015

    Continuous Membrane Assisted IBE fermentation from AVAP(R) Sugars
    Award Number: DE-EE0006879
    CX(s) Applied: A9, B3.6
    Bioenergy Technologies Office
    Date: 01/28/2015
    Location(s): GA
    Office(s): Golden Field Office

  • January 20, 2015

    Chesapeake Light Tower - Declaration of Excess Property NREL -15-005
    Award Number: DE- AC36-08GO28308
    CX(s) Applied: A9, B1.36
    National Renewable Energy Laboratory
    Date: 01/20/2015
    Location(s): VA
    Office(s): Golden Field Office

  • January 15, 2015

    High Thermal Conductivity Polymer Composites for Low Cost Plastic Heat Exchangers
    Award Number: DE-EE0005775
    CX(s) Applied: A9, B3.6
    Date: 01/15/2015
    Location(s): CT
    Office(s): Golden Field Office

  • January 15, 2015

    Hawaii Renewable Energy Development Venture
    Award Number: DE-FG36-08GO88146
    CX(s) Applied: A9, A11, B5.1
    Date: 01/15/2015
    Location(s): HI
    Office(s): Golden Field Office

  • January 14, 2015

    Biomass Conversion to Acrylonitrile Monomer-Precursor for Production of Carbon Fibers
    Award Number: DE-EE0006781
    CX(s) Applied: A9, B3.6, B5.15
    Date: 01/14/2015
    Location(s): NC
    Office(s): Golden Field Office

  • January 8, 2015

    Hawaii Renewable Energy Development Venture
    Award Number: DE-FG36-08GO88146
    CX(s) Applied: A9, A11
    Date: 01/08/2015
    Location(s): HI
    Office(s): Golden Field Office

  • January 8, 2015

    Hawaii Renewable Energy Development Venture
    Award Number: DE-FG36-08GO88146
    CX(s) Applied: A9, A11
    Date: 01/08/2015
    Location(s): HI
    Office(s): Golden Field Office

  • January 8, 2015

    Hawaii Renewable Energy Development Venture
    Award Number: DE-FG36-08GO88146
    CX(s) Applied: A9, A11
    Date: 01/08/2015
    Location(s): HI
    Office(s): Golden Field Office

  • January 8, 2015

    Hawaii Renewable Energy Development Venture
    Award Number: DE-FG36-08GO88146
    CX(s) Applied: A9, A11
    Date: 01/08/2015
    Location(s): HI
    Office(s): Golden Field Office

  • January 6, 2015

    Hawaii Renewable Energy Development Venture
    Award Number: DE-FG36-08GO88146
    CX(s) Applied: A9, A11
    Date: 01/06/2015
    Location(s): HI
    Office(s): Golden Field Office