Department of Energy, Executive (31 - 33 of 33 items)
President's Eighth Special Message to the Congress concerning Impoundments
OGC-78-10: Published: Jun 6, 1978. Publicly Released: Jun 6, 1978.
The President's eighth special message for fiscal year 1978 pursuant to the Impoundment Control Act of 1974 proposed a rescission of budget authority for $30 million, four new deferrals totaling $55.1 million, and revisions to two previously transmitted deferrals. The rescissions involved the Department of Energy's atomic energy defense activities and the Department of Agriculture's agricultural c...
United States Coal Development and the Federal Coal Leasing Amendments Act of 1975
103709: Oct 25, 1977
Coal represents 90 percent of the Nation's total fossil fuel reserves; yet, it currently supplies only 18 percent of energy needs. The success of a Federal coal leasing program revolves around three key points: resource and reserve data, maximizing economic recovery, and coordinating the planning for future leasing and production between the Department of Energy (DOE) and the Department of the Int...
Energy Reorganization Legislation
101911: Apr 19, 1977
Before a Department of Energy is established, Congress should address the issues relating to data, conservation, regulation, leasing, coordination, and GAO oversight of the Department's activities. The Professional Audit Review Team's continued existence should be discussed in the bill (H.R. 4236). The legislation should require the Department of Energy to have the same responsibility for automobi...