Densified Biomass Fuel Report, EIA-63C

ICR 202107-1905-001

OMB: 1905-0209

Federal Form Document

Forms and Documents
Document
Name
Status
Form
Modified
Supporting Statement A
2021-07-21
Supplementary Document
2021-07-21
Supplementary Document
2021-07-21
Supplementary Document
2021-07-21
Supplementary Document
2021-07-21
Supplementary Document
2021-07-21
Supporting Statement B
2021-07-21
IC Document Collections
IC ID
Document
Title
Status
216860 Modified
ICR Details
1905-0209 202107-1905-001
Received in OIRA 201806-1905-001
DOE/EIA EIA-63C
Densified Biomass Fuel Report, EIA-63C
Revision of a currently approved collection   No
Regular 07/21/2021
  Requested Previously Approved
36 Months From Approved 10/31/2021
1,041 1,065
1,433 1,467
0 0

The EIA-63C collects monthly densified biomass fuel (aka pellet fuel) production, sales, and inventory levels from U.S. pellet fuel producers. These data are used to monitor the current status and trends of the pellet fuel industry. The data collected are published in various EIA reports and available through EIA's Internet site. Users of the data include Congress, other executive agencies, state governments, non-governmental organizations, private analysts and forecasters, and the general public.

US Code: 15 USC 772(b) Name of Law: Federal Energy Administration Act of 1974
   US Code: 15 USC 764(a) Name of Law: Federal Energy Administration Act of 1974
   US Code: 15 USC 764(b) Name of Law: Federal Energy Administration Act of 1974
   PL: Pub.L. 93 - 275 13(b) Name of Law: Federal Energy Administration Act of 1974
   US Code: 15 USC 790(a) Name of Law: Federal Energy Administration Act of 1974
   US Code: 15 USC 790(b) Name of Law: Federal Energy Administration Act of 1974
  
None

Not associated with rulemaking

  85 FR 76559 11/30/2020
86 FR 38326 07/20/2021
Yes

1
IC Title Form No. Form Name
Densified Biomass Fuel Report EIA-63C Densified Biomass Fuel Report

  Total Request Previously Approved Change Due to New Statute Change Due to Agency Discretion Change Due to Adjustment in Estimate Change Due to Potential Violation of the PRA
Annual Number of Responses 1,041 1,065 0 -24 0 0
Annual Time Burden (Hours) 1,433 1,467 0 -34 0 0
Annual Cost Burden (Dollars) 0 0 0 0 0 0
No
Yes
Miscellaneous Actions
There is a decrease of 34 burden hours as a result of decrease of respondents by two. The number of respondents changed from 108 facilities to 106, as two facilities went out of business thus they are no longer part of the frame. The total burden hours changed from 1,467 to 1,433 annual burden hours.

$171,465
Yes Part B of Supporting Statement
    No
    No
No
No
No
No
Faouzi Aloulou 202 586-1344 [email protected]

  No

On behalf of this Federal agency, I certify that the collection of information encompassed by this request complies with 5 CFR 1320.9 and the related provisions of 5 CFR 1320.8(b)(3).
The following is a summary of the topics, regarding the proposed collection of information, that the certification covers:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
    (i) Why the information is being collected;
    (ii) Use of information;
    (iii) Burden estimate;
    (iv) Nature of response (voluntary, required for a benefit, or mandatory);
    (v) Nature and extent of confidentiality; and
    (vi) Need to display currently valid OMB control number;
 
 
 
If you are unable to certify compliance with any of these provisions, identify the item by leaving the box unchecked and explain the reason in the Supporting Statement.
07/21/2021


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