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GENERAL INFORMATION

Committee NameNIST Smart Grid Advisory CommitteeAgency NameDepartment of Commerce
Fiscal Year2018Committee Number72230
Original Establishment Date1/30/2010Committee StatusChartered
Actual Termination Date Committee URLhttps://www.nist.gov/engineering-laboratory/sma...
New Committee This FYNoPresidential Appointments*No
Terminated This FYNoMax Number of Members*15
Current Charter Date1/18/2018Designated Fed Officer Position Title*Director, Smart Grid and Cyber-Physical Systems Program Office, Engineering Laboratory, NIST
Date Of Renewal Charter1/18/2020Designated Federal Officer PrefixDr.
Projected Termination Date Designated Federal Officer First Name*Christopher
Exempt From Renewal*NoDesignated Federal Officer Middle Name
Specific Termination AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer Last Name*Greer
Establishment Authority*Agency AuthorityDesignated Federal Officer SuffixPh.D.
Specific Establishment Authority*Secretarial Decision MemorandumDesignated Federal Officer Phone*(301) 975-5919
Effective Date Of Authority*10/9/2009Designated Federal Officer Fax*(301) 948-5668
Committee Type*ContinuingDesignated Federal Officer Email*christopher.greer@nist.gov
Presidential*No
Committee Function*Other Committee
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RECOMMENDATION/JUSTIFICATIONS

Agency Recommendation*Continue
Legislation to Terminate RequiredNo
Legislation StatusNot Applicable
How does cmte accomplish its purpose?*The Committee provides input to NIST on the Smart Grid Standards, Priority, and Gaps. The Committee provides input on the overall direction, status and health of the Smart Grid implementation by the Smart Grid industry, including identification of issues and needs. Input to NIST is used to help guide the Smart Grid Interoperability Panel activities and also assists NIST in directing research and standards activities.
How is membership balanced?*Members reflect the wide diversity of technical disciplines and competencies involved in the Smart Grid deployment and operations, and come from a cross section of organizations. Members are from organizations such as electric utilities, consumers, IT developers and integrators, smart grid equipment manufacturers/vendors, RTOs/ITOs, electricity market operators, electric transportation industry stake holders, standards development organizations, professional societies, research and development organizations and academia.
How frequent & relevant are cmte mtgs?*The Committee meets approximately two times per year at the call of the DFO.
Why advice can't be obtained elsewhere?*The Committee was established to advise the Director of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in carrying out duties authorized by section 1305 of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (Pub. L. 110-140).
Why close or partially close meetings?N/A
Recommendation RemarksFY 2018 travel costs were slightly higher than estimated.

The costs for subcommittees are included in the budget for the parent committee.

An annual report is only prepared on issues affecting Smart Grid activities at the request of the Director of NIST. No report has been requested for FY2018.
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PERFORMANCE MEASURES

Outcome Improvement To Health Or Safety*NoAction Reorganize Priorities*Yes
Outcome Trust In GovernmentNoAction Reallocate ResourcesYes
Outcome Major Policy ChangesNoAction Issued New RegulationsNo
Outcome Advance In Scientific ResearchYesAction Proposed LegislationNo
Outcome Effective Grant MakingNoAction Approved Grants Or Other PaymentsNo
Outcome Improved Service DeliveryNoAction OtherNo
Outcome Increased Customer SatisfactionNoAction CommentNot Applicable
Outcome Implement Laws/Reg RequirementsNoGrants Review*No
Outcome OtherNoNumber Of Grants Reviewed0
Outcome CommentNot ApplicableNumber Of Grants Recommended0
Cost Savings*NoneDollar Value Of Grants Recommended$0.00
Cost Savings CommentNot ApplicableGrants Review CommentNot Applicable
Number Of Recommendations*23Access Contact Designated Fed. Officer*Yes
Number Of Recommendations CommentThere were no recommendations in FY2018.Access Agency WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented*100.00%Access Committee WebsiteYes
% of Recs Fully Implemented CommentThe agency has fully implemented all of the recommendations from the Committee.Access GSA FACA WebsiteYes
% of Recs Partially Implemented*0.00%Access PublicationsNo
% of Recs Partially Implemented CommentN/AAccess OtherNo
Agency Feedback*YesAccess CommentNot Applicable
Agency Feedback CommentThe agency has provided feedback to the Committee on the implementation status of the recommendations through Committee meetings.Narrative Description*The Committee provides input to NIST on Smart Grid Standards, Priorities and Gaps and on the overall direction, status, and health of Smart Grid implementation by industry, including identification of issues and needs. Input to NIST is used to help guide smart grid sector outreach and technical coordination activities and also assist NIST in directing research and standards activities.
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COSTS

Payments to Non-Federal Members*$0.00Est Payments to Non-Fed Members Next FY*$0.00
Payments to Federal Members*$0.00Est. Payments to Fed Members Next FY*$0.00
Payments to Federal Staff*$55,630.00Estimated Payments to Federal Staff*$58,130.00
Payments to Consultants*$0.00Est. Payments to Consultants Next FY*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Non-Federal Members*$12,667.14Est Travel Reimb Non-Fed Members nextFY*$15,527.00
Travel Reimb. For Federal Members*$0.00Est Travel Reimb For Fed Members*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Federal Staff*$0.00Est. Travel Reimb to Fed Staff Next FY*$0.00
Travel Reimb. For Consultants*$0.00Est Travel Reimb to Consultants Next FY*$0.00
Other Costs$0.00Est. Other Costs Next FY*$0.00
Total Costs$68,297.14Est. Total Next FY*$73,657.00
Federal Staff Support (FTE)*0.40Est. Fed Staff Support Next FY*0.40
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MEMBERS,MEETINGS AND ADVISORY REPORTS

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SUBCOMMITTEES

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Subcommittees

 
ActionCommittee System IDSubcommittee NameFiscal Year
 COM-032151Long-Term Subcommittee2018
 COM-032115Mid-Term Subcommittee2018
 COM-032064Research Needs Subcommittee2018
 COM-031563Short-Term Subcommittee2018
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CHARTERS AND RELATED DOCS

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DATA FROM PREVIOUS YEARS

Committee

Data from Previous Years

  
ActionCommittee System IDCommittee NameFiscal Year
 COM-001338NIST Smart Grid Advisory Committee2017
 COM-002991NIST Smart Grid Advisory Committee2016
 COM-003437NIST Smart Grid Advisory Committee2015
 COM-005276NIST Smart Grid Advisory Committee2014
 COM-005538NIST Smart Grid Advisory Committee2013
 COM-007256NIST Smart Grid Advisory Committee2012
 COM-007706NIST Smart Grid Advisory Committee2011
 COM-009410NIST Smart Grid Advisory Committee2010