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Terms Used In CFR > Title 30 > Chapter I > Subchapter K

  • Act: means Title VIII of the National Energy Conservation Policy Act. See 30 CFR 56.19120
  • Act: means the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (29 U. See 29 CFR 1902.31
  • Act: means the Energy Policy Act of 1992. See 30 CFR 57.12042
  • Act: means the National Housing Act, (12 U. See 24 CFR 200.3
  • ALJ: means any Administrative Law Judge in USDA appointed pursuant to 5 U. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • Annual energy audit: means a procedure including, but not limited to, verification of the achievement of energy cost savings and energy unit savings guaranteed resulting from implementation of energy conservation measures and determination of whether an adjustment to the energy baseline is justified by conditions beyond the contractor's control. See 30 CFR 56.19120
  • Appeal: means the appeal to the ALJ. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • Assistant Regional Director: means the Assistant Regional Director for Occupational Safety and Health for the region in which a State is located. See 29 CFR 1902.31
  • Assistant Secretary: means the Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health. See 29 CFR 1902.31
  • Award: means any grant, cooperative agreement or loan made with Recovery Act funds. See 30 CFR 57.14209
  • Base Year: means the fiscal year in which a life cycle cost analysis is conducted. See 30 CFR 56.19094
  • Btu: means British thermal unit. See 30 CFR 57.3202
  • Building: means any closed structure primarily intended for human occupancy in which energy is consumed, produced, or distributed. See 30 CFR 56.19120
  • Building energy system: means an energy conservation measure or any portion of the structure of a building or any mechanical, electrical, or other functional system supporting the building, the nature or selection of which for a new building influences significantly the cost of energy consumed. See 30 CFR 56.19094
  • Building water system: means a water conservation measure or any portion of the structure of a building or any mechanical, electrical, or other functional system supporting the building, the nature or selection of which for a new building influences significantly the cost of water consumed. See 30 CFR 56.19094
  • Commencement of plan operations: means the beginning of operations under a plan following the approval of the plan by the Assistant Secretary and in no case may be later than the effective date of the initial funding grant provided under section 23(g) of the Act. See 29 CFR 1902.31
  • Commissioner: means the Federal Housing Commissioner. See 24 CFR 200.3
  • Company: means any business entity other than an organization of the type described in section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 (26 U. See 30 CFR 57.12042
  • Covered program: means a program under Titles XX through XXIII of the Act. See 30 CFR 57.12042
  • Detailed energy survey: means a procedure which may include, but is not limited to, a detailed analysis of energy cost savings and energy unit savings potential, building conditions, energy consuming equipment, and hours of use or occupancy for the purpose of confirming or revising technical and price proposals based on the preliminary energy survey. See 30 CFR 56.19120
  • disposal agency: as used in this part refers to GSA. See 41 CFR 102-75.5
  • DOE: means Department of Energy. See 30 CFR 56.19094
  • DOE: means Department of Energy. See 30 CFR 56.19120
  • DOE: means the Department of Energy. See 30 CFR 57.3202
  • Emergency conservation plan: means a set of instructions designed to specify actions to be taken in response to a serious interruption of energy supply. See 30 CFR 57.3202
  • Energy baseline: means the amount of energy that would be consumed annually without implementation of energy conservation measures based on historical metered data, engineering calculations, submetering of buildings or energy consuming systems, building load simulation models, statistical regression analysis, or some combination of these methods. See 30 CFR 56.19120
  • Energy conservation measures: means measures that are applied to an existing Federal building that improve energy efficiency and are life cycle cost effective and that involve energy conservation, cogeneration facilities, renewable energy sources, improvements in operation and maintenance efficiencies, or retrofit activities. See 30 CFR 56.19094
  • Energy conservation measures: means measures that are applied to an existing Federally owned building or facility that improves energy efficiency, are life-cycle cost-effective under subpart A of this part, and involve energy conservation, cogeneration facilities, renewable energy sources, improvements in operation and maintenance efficiencies, or retrofit activities. See 30 CFR 56.19120
  • Energy cost savings: means a reduction in the cost of energy and related operation and maintenance expenses, from a base cost established through a methodology set forth in an energy savings performance contract, utilized in an existing federally owned building or buildings or other federally owned facilities as a result of--

    (1) The lease or purchase of operating equipment, improvements, altered operation and maintenance, or technical services. See 30 CFR 56.19120

  • Energy efficiency goal: means the ratio of production achieved to energy used. See 30 CFR 57.3202
  • Energy savings performance contract: means a contract which provides for the performance of services for the design, acquisition, installation, testing, operation, and, where appropriate, maintenance and repair of an identified energy conservation measure or series of measures at one or more locations. See 30 CFR 56.19120
  • Energy unit savings: means the determination, in electrical or thermal units (e. See 30 CFR 56.19120
  • Energy use avoidance: means the amount of energy resources, e. See 30 CFR 57.3202
  • Expected surface pressure: means the highest pressure predicted to be exerted upon the surface of a well. See 30 CFR 250.601
  • Facility: means any structure not primarily intended for human occupancy, or any contiguous group of structures and related systems, either of which produces, distributes, or consumes energy. See 30 CFR 56.19120
  • Federal agency: means "agency" as defined by 5 U. See 30 CFR 56.19094
  • Federal agency: has the meaning given such term in section 551(1) of Title 5, United States Code. See 30 CFR 56.19120
  • Federal agency: means any Executive agency under 5 U. See 30 CFR 57.3202
  • Federal building: means an energy or water conservation measure or any building, structure, or facility, or part thereof, including the associated energy and water consuming support systems, which is constructed, renovated, leased, or purchased in whole or in part for use by the Federal government. See 30 CFR 56.19094
  • Filing: A pleading or other document allowed or required to be filed in accordance with this part shall be considered filed when postmarked, if mailed, or when received, if hand delivered. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • FNS: means the Food and Nutrition Service, USDA. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • General operations: means world-wide Federal agency operations, other than building operations, and includes services. See 30 CFR 57.3202
  • General transportation: means the use of vehicles for over-the-road driving as opposed to vehicles designed for off-road conditions, and the use of aircraft and vessels. See 30 CFR 57.3202
  • Goal: means a specific statement of an intended energy conservation result which will occur within a prescribed time period. See 30 CFR 57.3202
  • Guidelines: means a set of instructions designed to prescribe, direct and regulate a course of action. See 30 CFR 57.3202
  • Hearing: means that part of the appeal which involves the submission of evidence before the ALJ for the record in the appeal. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • Hearing Clerk: means the Hearing Clerk, USDA, Washington, DC 20250. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • Indian tribe: means any Indian tribe, band, nation, or other organized group or community, including any Alaskan Native village or regional or village corporation (as defined in, or established under, the Alaskan Native Claims Settlement Act (43 U. See 30 CFR 57.14206
  • Industrial or production: means the operation of facilities including buildings and plants which normally use large amounts of capital equipment, e. See 30 CFR 57.3202
  • Initial approval: means approval of a State plan, or any modification thereof, under section 18(c) of the Act and subpart C of this part. See 29 CFR 1902.31
  • Insured mortgage: means a mortgage which has been insured by the endorsement of the credit instrument by the Commissioner, or the Commissioner's duly authorized representative. See 24 CFR 200.3
  • Investment costs: means the initial costs of design, engineering, purchase, construction, and installation exclusive of sunk costs. See 30 CFR 56.19094
  • Judicial Officer: means an official of the USDA delegated authority by the Secretary of Agriculture, pursuant to the Act of April 4, 1940 (7 U. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • Key personnel: means those individuals identified for approval as part of substantial involvement in a cooperative agreement whose positions are essential to the successful implementation of an award. See 30 CFR 57.19027
  • Life cycle cost: means the total cost of owning, operating and maintaining a building over its useful life (including its fuel and water, energy, labor, and replacement components), determined on the basis of a systematic evaluation and comparison of alternative building systems, except that in the case of leased buildings, the life cycle cost shall be calculated over the effective remaining term of the lease. See 30 CFR 56.19094
  • Local government: means a:

    (1) County. See 30 CFR 57.14206

  • Measures: means actions, procedures, devices or other means for effecting energy efficient changes in general operations which can be applied by Federal agencies. See 30 CFR 57.3202
  • Non-fuel operation and maintenance costs: means material and labor cost for routine upkeep, repair and operation exclusive of energy cost. See 30 CFR 56.19094
  • Non-recurring costs: means costs that are not uniformly incurred annually over the study period. See 30 CFR 56.19094
  • OC claim: means a claim made pursuant to 7 U. See 24 CFR 200.20
  • Operational training and readiness: means those activities which are necessary to establish or maintain an agency's capability to perform its primary mission. See 30 CFR 57.3202
  • Parent company: means a company that:

    (1) Exercises ultimate ownership of the applicant company either directly, by ownership of a majority of that company's voting securities, or indirectly, by control over a majority of that company's voting securities through one or more intermediate subsidiary companies or otherwise, and

    (2) Is not itself subject to the ultimate ownership control of another company. See 30 CFR 57.12042

  • Person: means any individual, partnership, association, corporation, business trust, legal representative, organized group of individuals, or any agency, authority or instrumentality of the United States or of a State. See 29 CFR 1902.31
  • Plan: means those actions which an agency envisions it must undertake to assure attainment of energy consumption and efficiency goals without an unacceptably adverse impact on primary missions. See 30 CFR 57.3202
  • Preliminary energy survey: means a procedure which may include, but is not limited to, an evaluation of energy cost savings and energy unit savings potential, building conditions, energy consuming equipment, and hours of use or occupancy, for the purpose of developing technical and price proposals prior to selection. See 30 CFR 56.19120
  • Private entity: (1) This term means any entity other than a State, local government, Indian tribe, or foreign public entity. See 30 CFR 57.14206
  • Production facilities: means OCS facilities that receive hydrocarbon production either directly from wells or from other facilities that produce hydrocarbons from wells. See 30 CFR 250.1001
  • Program: means the organized set of activities and allocation of resources directed toward a common purpose, objective, or goal undertaken or proposed by an agency in order to carry out the responsibilities assigned to it. See 30 CFR 57.3202
  • Project: means a property consisting of site, improvements and, where permitted, equipment meeting the provisions of the applicable section of the Act, other applicable statutes and regulations, and terms, conditions and standards established by the Commissioner. See 24 CFR 200.3
  • Recipient: means any entity other than an individual that receives Recovery Act funds in the form of a grant, cooperative agreement or loan directly from the Federal Government. See 30 CFR 57.14209
  • Recurring costs: means future costs that are incurred uniformly and annually over the study period. See 30 CFR 56.19094
  • Renewable energy sources: means sunlight, wind, geothermal, biomass, solid wastes, or other such sources of energy. See 30 CFR 57.3202
  • Retrofit: means installation of a building energy system or building water system alternative in an existing Federal building. See 30 CFR 56.19094
  • Salvage value: means the value of any building energy system or building water system removed or replaced during the study period, or recovered through resale or remaining at the end of the study period. See 30 CFR 56.19094
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of the Department of Energy. See 30 CFR 57.3202
  • Secretary: as used in this subpart A, shall have the meanings given these terms in 24 CFR part 5. See 24 CFR 200.3
  • Services: means the provision of administrative assistance or something of benefit to the public. See 30 CFR 57.3202
  • Study period: means the time period covered by a life cycle cost analysis. See 30 CFR 56.19094
  • Sunk costs: means costs incurred prior to the time at which the life cycle cost analysis occurs. See 30 CFR 56.19094
  • Under Secretary: means the Under Secretary of the Department of Energy. See 30 CFR 57.3202
  • United States: means the several States, the District of Columbia, and all commonwealths, territories, and possessions of the United States. See 30 CFR 57.12042
  • Variance: means the difference between actual consumption and goal. See 30 CFR 57.3202
  • Vetting official: means the USAID employee identified in the application or award as having responsibility for receiving vetting information, responding to questions about information to be included on the Partner Information Form, coordinating with the USAID Office of Security (SEC), and conveying the vetting determination to each applicant, potential subrecipients and contractors subject to vetting, and the agreement officer. See 30 CFR 57.19027
  • Well-completion operations: means the work conducted to establish the production of a well after the production-casing string has been set, cemented, and pressure-tested. See 30 CFR 250.501