Draft Specifications for Application of the United Nations Framework Classification for Fossil Energy and Mineral Reserves and Resources 2009 (UNFC-2009) and Draft Explanatory Report
FOR PUBLIC COMMENT
The Bureau and the Specifications Task Force of the UNECE Expert Group on Resource Classification (Expert Group) invited the Expert Group and other interested parties to review and comment on the draft Specifications for the Application of the United Nations Framework Classification for Fossil Energy and Mineral Reserves and Resources 2009 (UNFC-2009) (EGRC/2012/INF.1/PC, 19 October 2012). The draft Specifications Document was accompanied by a draft Explanatory Report outlining the basis for establishing the specifications (EGRC/2012/INF.2/PC, 19 October 2012), to which comments were also invited.
- Cover Letter from Chairman of Expert Group and Director, UNECE Sustainable Energy Division
- Draft Specifications for Application of UNFC-2009*
- Draft Explanatory Report*
*CAVEAT: Please note that the draft specifications document and report have been prepared by the Specifications Task Force as the “basis for public comment” in order to receive maximum input from all stakeholders for further consideration, prior to finalization and publication. Final approval of the document and report shall require consensus in the Bureau of the Expert Group on Resource Classification on their form and content, prior to submission to the Expert Group on Resource Classification for endorsement of the final versions (Expert Group on Resource Classification, Fourth Session, Geneva, 24-26 April 2013). The document and report are being made available subject to the caveat that the draft texts in their current form have not been, and shall not be construed to have been, endorsed by any member of the Expert Group on Resource Classification or by any organization that is represented by a member of the Expert Group on Resource Classification.
DATES: The public comment period opened on 22 October 2012 and closed on 22 December 2012.
COMMENTS RECEIVED: All comments received are made available here.
HOW TO SUBMIT COMMENTS: Comments may be submitted by any of the following methods:
1. Online Form
Please submit comments via the online form (it is recommended to open this Form using Internet Explorer).
- Send comments via e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Please include “Draft UNFC Specifications” in the subject line.
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Send paper comments in duplicate to:
Sustainable Energy Division
UN Economic Commission for Europe
PN 466, Palais des Nations
CH-1211 Geneva, Switzerland
All submissions should refer to “Draft UNFC Specifications”.
Important: All comments will be made available to the public – anonymous submissions are not accepted. Comments sent via online form or e-mail, will be posted on the UNECE website. Comments sent via paper will be converted to PDF and then posted on the UNECE website. All comments received will be posted without change; personal identifying information will not be edited from submissions. You should submit only information that you wish to make available publicly.