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Certain DOE Procurement Practices and the Residential Conservation Service
122487: Sep 26, 1983
Testimony was presented concerning a recent GAO report on procurement practices in the Department of Energy's (DOE) Office of the Assistant Secretary for Conservation and Renewable Energy and past efforts to evaluate the implementation of the Residential Conservation Service (RCS). GAO found that the fiscal year (FY) 1983 financial plans for conservation and renewable energy programs were of quest...
Procurement Practices in DOE's Office of the Assistant Secretary for Conservation and Renewable Energy
RCED-83-234: Published: Sep 15, 1983. Publicly Released: Sep 21, 1983.
In response to a congressional request, GAO addressed specific concerns regarding delays in processing procurement requests by the Department of Energy's (DOE) Office of the Assistant Secretary for Conservation and Renewable Energy and about apparent discrepancies between the Assistant Secretary's procurement practices and applicable DOE guidelines.GAO compared the procurement schedules of fiscal...
Update of DOE Staffing Levels Under the Assistant Secretary for Conservation and Renewable Energy
RCED-83-177: Published: Jun 6, 1983. Publicly Released: Jul 6, 1983.
In response to a congressional request, GAO determined: (1) staffing trends for the Department of Energy's (DOE) Office of the Assistant Secretary for Conservation and Renewable Energy Programs since a 1982 GAO report on staffing levels; and (2) the extent to which DOE has complied with staffing requirements for those program areas affected by legislatively required minimum staffing levels.GAO fou...
Analysis of Alternative Approaches to Completing the DOE Water-Cooled Breeder Program
RCED-83-87: Published: Mar 25, 1983. Publicly Released: Mar 25, 1983.
In response to a congressional request, GAO provided: (1) an evaluation of the advisability of delaying, reducing, or discontinuing the fuel evaluation phase of the water-cooled breeder program; (2) an examination of the reasonableness of staffing levels planned for the removal of nuclear fuel from the Shippingport Atomic Power Station; and (3) an evaluation of the extent of industry interest in t...
Loss of Experienced Staff Affects Conservation and Renewable Energy Programs
EMD-82-100: Published: Jul 19, 1982. Publicly Released: Jul 19, 1982.
In response to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the staffing of the Department of Energy's conservation, renewable energy, and State and local assistance programs.Fiscal year 1981 reductions in force and resignations at the Department of Energy (DOE) resulted in a loss of management and staff continuity as well as program monitoring ability at the State and local assistance level. DOE also ex...
Disposition of Funds Obtained by the Department of Energy
B-203018: Published: May 19, 1981. Publicly Released: May 19, 1981.
No summary is currently available...
Disposition of Funds Obtained by DOE Through a Consent Order
B-202380: Published: Apr 28, 1981. Publicly Released: Apr 28, 1981.
The proposed disposition of Vickers Energy Corporation settlement funds by the Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Enforcement is not in compliance with DOE authority to order restitution as interpreted by GAO. The only specific grant of restitutionary power is limited to actions which can be taken by the United States District Courts. DOE authority is limited to ordering a violator of its regula...
Need for $200,000 Subcontract Apparently Eliminated by Reagan Administration Proposal
EMD-81-81: Published: Apr 24, 1981. Publicly Released: Apr 24, 1981.
In January 1981, the Department of Energy (DOE) transferred $250,000 in fiscal year (FY) 1981 funds to the Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory and authorized $200,000 for a sole source subcontract to MIL Corporation located in Bethesda, Maryland, to assist the DOE Office of Energy from Municipal Waste in developing the planning systems and documentation necessary to comply with DOE needs and to allow...
Claim for Damage to Household Goods
B-198453: Published: Oct 21, 1980. Publicly Released: Oct 21, 1980.
No summary is currently available...
Increasing Costs, Competition May Hinder U.S. Position of Leadership in High Energy Physics
EMD-80-58: Published: Sep 16, 1980. Publicly Released: Sep 16, 1980.
The United States has led the world in high energy physics research; other countries are now challenging that lead. The Federal Government provides nearly all of the funding of the U.S. high energy physics efforts. The Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) has oversight responsibility over all federally funded basic science and works with the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) in devel...