Energy conservation (51 - 53 of 53 items)
Comments on H.R. 6831, 'The National Energy Act'
EMD-77-45: Published: Jun 8, 1977. Publicly Released: Jun 8, 1977.
Comments on two sections of the proposed "National Energy Act" (H.R. 6831) dealing with national energy goals and Federal vanpooling were requested.Based on the Administration's own estimates, with few exceptions, the plan will fall short of its goals, even if fully implemented. The conservation provision of the plan will not much reduce energy demand, nor significantly stimulate domestic energy p...
Issues Needing Attention in Developing the Strategic Petroleum Reserve
EMD-77-20: Published: Feb 16, 1977. Publicly Released: Feb 16, 1977.
The concept of the Strategic Petroleum Reserve is to provide protection against future oil embargoes by creation of a reserve equal to approximately 500 barrels of crude oil. As part of the reserve, an Early Storage Reserve is to be established to contain at least 150 million barrels by December 1978. The proposed reserve will contain only crude oil which will be stored underground in salt dome ca...