Subpart A General Provisions
Subpart B Issuance of Ocs Renewable Energy Leases
Subpart C Rights-of-Way Grants and Rights-of-Use and Easement Grants for Renewable Energy Activities
Subpart D Lease and Grant Administration
Subpart E Payments and Financial Assurance Requirements
Subpart F Plans and Information Requirements
Subpart G Facility Design, Fabrication, and Installation
Subpart H Environmental and Safety Management, Inspections, and Facility Assessments for Activities Conducted Under Saps, Cops and Gaps
Subpart I Decommissioning
Subpart J Rights of Use and Easement for Energy- and Marine-Related Activities Using Existing Ocs Facilities

Terms Used In CFR > Title 30 > Chapter V > Subchapter B > Part 585

  • Act: means the National Housing Act, as amended. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Act: means Title VIII of the National Energy Conservation Policy Act. See 30 CFR 56.19120
  • 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
  • Base Year: means the fiscal year in which a life cycle cost analysis is conducted. See 30 CFR 56.19094
  • Beginning of amortization: means the date one month prior to the date of the first monthly payment to principal and interest. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • 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
  • Certificate: A document which is issued for a regulated article by an inspector or by a person operating under a compliance agreement, and which represents that such article is eligible for interstate movement in accordance with §301. See 24 CFR 203.43c
  • claim: as used in this part refers to an amount of money or property that has been determined to be owed to the Bureau of the Fiscal Service from any person, organization, or entity, except another Federal agency. See 31 CFR 391.0
  • Commissioner: means the Federal Housing Commissioner or his authorized representative. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Compliance agreement: A written agreement between Plant Protection and Quarantine and a person engaged in the business of growing, handling, or moving regulated articles, wherein the person agrees to comply with the provisions of this subpart and any conditions imposed pursuant thereto. See 24 CFR 203.43c
  • Condition: means the relative degree of soundness of a product which may affect its merchantability and includes those factors which are subject to change and may result from, but not necessarily limited to, age, improper handling, storage or lack of refrigeration. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Contract of Insurance: means the agreement evidenced by the issuance of a Mortgage Insurance Certificate or by the endorsement of the Commissioner upon the credit instrument given in connection with an insured mortgage, incorporating by reference the regulations in this subpart and the applicable provisions of the Act. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Debentures: means registered, transferable securities in certificated or book entry form which are valid and binding obligations, issued in the name of the Mutual Mortgage Insurance Fund in accordance with the provisions of this part. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Deputy Administrator: The Deputy Administrator of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service for Plant Protection and Quarantine, or any officer or employee of the Department to whom authority to act in his/her stead has been or may hereafter be delegated. See 24 CFR 203.43c
  • 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
  • Disbursement: The entire principal amount of the mortgage must have been disbursed to the mortgagor or to his or her creditors for his or her account and with his or her consent. See 24 CFR 203.17
  • DOE: means Department of Energy. See 30 CFR 56.19094
  • DOE: means Department of Energy. See 30 CFR 56.19120
  • 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 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
  • ex parte communication: means an oral or written communication not on the public record with respect to which reasonable prior notice to all parties is not given, subject however, to the provisions of §§2414. See 30 CFR 585.501
  • 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 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
  • FHA: means the Federal Housing Administration. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Grade: means a class or rank of quality. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Inspector: Any employee of Plant Protection and Quarantine, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 24 CFR 203.43c
  • Insured mortgage: means a mortgage which has been insured as evidenced by the issuance of a Mortgage Insurance Certificate or by the endorsement of the credit instrument for insurance by the Commissioner. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Interstate: From any State into or through any other State. See 24 CFR 203.43c
  • Investment costs: means the initial costs of design, engineering, purchase, construction, and installation exclusive of sunk costs. See 30 CFR 56.19094
  • late charges: as used in this part includes interest, administrative costs, and penalties. See 31 CFR 391.0
  • 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
  • Limited permit: A document which is issued for a regulated article by an inspector or by a person operating under a compliance agreement, and which represents that such regulated article is eligible for interstate movement in accordance with §301. See 24 CFR 203.43c
  • Maturity: means the date on which the mortgage indebtedness would be extinguished if paid in accordance with periodic payments provided for in the mortgage. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Maturity: The mortgage shall have a term of not more than 30 years from the date of the beginning of amortization. See 24 CFR 203.17
  • MIP: means the mortgage insurance premium paid by the mortgagee to the Commissioner in consideration of the contract of insurance. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Mortgagee: means the original lender under a mortgage and its successors and such of its assigns as are approved by the Commissioner. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Mortgagor: means the original borrower under a mortgage and his heirs, executors, administrators and assigns. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • move: shall be construed accordingly. See 24 CFR 203.43c
  • 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
  • Open-end advance: means an insured advance made by an approved mortgagee in connection with a previously insured mortgage, pursuant to an open-end provision in the mortgage. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Open-end insurance charge: means the charge paid by the mortgagee to the Commissioner in consideration of the insurance of an open-end advance. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • Payments: The mortgage shall:

    (1) Come due on the first of the month. See 24 CFR 203.17

  • Person: Any individual, partnership, corporation, company, society, association, or other organized group. See 24 CFR 203.43c
  • Plant Protection and Quarantine: The organizational unit within the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U. See 24 CFR 203.43c
  • 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
  • Quality: means the combination of the inherent properties or attributes of a product which determines its relative degree of excellence. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • Recurring costs: means future costs that are incurred uniformly and annually over the study period. See 30 CFR 56.19094
  • Regulated article: Any article listed in §301. See 24 CFR 203.43c
  • Regulations: means the regulations in this subpart. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • 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
  • Sample: means any number of sample units to be used for inspection. See 7 CFR 51.2
  • State: includes the several States, Puerto Rico, the District of Columbia, Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, American Samoa, and the Virgin Islands. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • State: Each of the several States of the United States, the District of Columbia, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands of the United States and all other Territories and Possessions of the United States. See 24 CFR 203.43c
  • 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
  • TOTAL: is an acronym that stands for "Technology Open to Approved Lenders. See 24 CFR 203.251
  • United States: means the States, the District of Columbia, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands of the United States. See 24 CFR 203.315