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Energy Measures To Reduce U.S. Dependence on Foreign Oil
109116: Apr 8, 1979
GAO has done work in three areas regarding energy measures calculated to reduce United States dependence on oil imported from member nations of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC): conservation of existing oil supplies, development of non-OPEC sources, and transition to alternative energy sources. The United States has been relying heavily on foreign oil sources, leaving itsel...
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...