Offices, Department of Energy, Executive (61 - 70 of 93 items)
Legality of DOE Grant
B-210655: Published: Apr 14, 1983. Publicly Released: Jun 4, 1985.
GAO responded to a congressional request concerning the legality of the Department of Energy's (DOE) grant to Scientists and Engineers for Secure Energy to conduct college campus forums on nuclear energy. Specifically, GAO was asked whether the grant was within the scope of the agency's authority and whether the agency's grant regulations were complied with. GAO concluded that, based on DOE grant...
Query Concerning Required SPR Fill Rate and Possible Impoundment of Funds
B-208196: Published: May 5, 1983. Publicly Released: Jun 4, 1985.
GAO responded to questions concerning the required fill rate for the Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR); whether the Department of Energy (DOE) is impounding funds by filling at the present rate; and what minimum SPR fill rate is required under the Energy Emergency Preparedness Act. GAO stated that the operative provisions of the act require a minimum fill rate of 220,000 barrels per day; however,...
Contract Between the Economic Regulatory Administration, Department of Energy, and Stone & Webster Management Consultants, Inc.
B-194139: Published: Apr 11, 1979. Publicly Released: May 6, 1985.
A review was requested of a contract between the Economic Regulatory Administration (ERA), Department of Energy (DOE), and a private contractor. The examination reviewed the solicitation for the contract, the procedures used by DOE in conducting the procurement, the award of the contract, and the propriety of contract modifications proposed by DOE. A determination was also requested on whether the...
Legislation To Reimburse Firm for Services Performed as Subcontractor Under DOE Contract
B-194025: Published: May 9, 1979. Publicly Released: May 6, 1985.
No summary is currently available...
Use of Federal Funds To Publicize Opposition to Collective Bargaining
B-194076: Published: May 29, 1979. Publicly Released: May 6, 1985.
In response to a request, GAO examined the use of funds by the Director of the Lawrence Livermore Laboratory, a federally-owned multiprogram facility at Livermore, California, operated by the University of California under a contract with the Department of Energy (DOE). GAO reviewed two documents expressing the Director's opposition to collective bargaining for Laboratory employees, which were cir...
[Request for Opinion on Several Questions Related to New DOE Utility Services Contract]
B-207463: Published: Dec 27, 1984. Publicly Released: Dec 27, 1984.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO addressed questions pertaining to the Department of Energy's (DOE) new Utility Services Contract for uranium enrichment. It was determined that: (1) the new contract incorporated certain changes designed to enhance the ability of DOE to successfully compete in the uranium enrichment market and recover its costs; (2) in developing and issuing the contract, D...
[Questions Concerning Indebtedness of DOE Employee]
B-211626: Published: Dec 19, 1984. Publicly Released: Dec 19, 1984.
No summary is currently available...
Uranium Enrichment Deferral Charges and the Customer Payment Period
RCED-84-13: Published: Oct 21, 1983. Publicly Released: Oct 25, 1983.
In response to a congressional request, GAO evaluated two recommendations in a Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Inspector General (IG) report on the financial management of the uranium enrichment program.In its report, the IG stated that using the current-value-of-funds rate rather than the average-marketable-securities rate to compute the schedule adjustment charges for enrichment costs would...
Internal Controls Over Selected Functions of Department of Energy Research Laboratories
119100: Jul 27, 1982
In testimony before a Senate subcommittee, the Comptroller General discussed the results of the GAO review of the internal controls over selected functions of the Department of Energy's (DOE) research facilities. GAO found numerous weaknesses in internal controls at both the contractor-operated laboratories and the energy technology centers. In some cases, the control weaknesses have resulted in w...
Statement of Facts Resulting From Audit of Internal Controls Over DOE Research Laboratories
119134: Jul 27, 1982
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO presented a statement of facts resulting from its audit of internal controls over selected functions of the Department of Energy's (DOE) research laboratories. GAO reviewed six DOE government-owned, contractor-operated research facilities and found numerous internal control problems over specific functions. The major problems were grouped into the following...