Program management (31 - 36 of 36 items)
Electric Energy Options Hold Great Promise for the Tennessee Valley Authority
EMD-78-91: Published: Nov 29, 1978. Publicly Released: Nov 29, 1978.
Since its creation in 1933, the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) has evolved into the largest steam coal consumer and electric power producer in the nation. If present plans are completed, it will also be the largest producer of nuclear power. This report, which is the first major review of the TVA power program since 1959, assesses the TVA energy-related problems in terms of numerous national pol...
Critical Factors Affecting Saudi Arabia's Oil Decisions
ID-78-32: Published: May 12, 1978. Publicly Released: May 12, 1978.
Saudi Arabia has a vital role in meeting world energy needs because it has over 25 percent of the free world's known oil reserves and the ability to increase or decrease oil production. Various studies on the world energy outlook conclude that before the end of this century world oil supplies will be insufficient to meet demand under an orderly marketing system. Factors affecting the ability and w...
The United Kingdom's Development of Its North Sea Oil and Gas Reserves
ID-77-51: Published: Sep 23, 1977. Publicly Released: Sep 23, 1977.
The United Kingdom's (UK) philosophy, approach, and control over development of its North Sea oil and gas reserves was examined in order to gain pertinent information that could be useful to the United States for managing resources of the Outer Continental Shelf.The UK decision to adopt a policy of rapid exploration and development was facilitated by the basic resolution of mineral rights ownershi...
The Federal Wind Energy Program
EMD-77-33: Published: Mar 29, 1977. Publicly Released: Mar 29, 1977.
Under the direction of the Energy Research and Development Administration (ERDA), the National Aeronautics and Space Administration is responsible for developing, testing, and evaluating large wind energy systems, and the Department of Agriculture is responsible for identifying, developing, and testing applications in rural and remote areas. Of the funds specifically designated for small, medium,...
Status and Obstacles To Commercialization of Coal Liquefaction and Gasification
RED-76-81: Published: May 5, 1976. Publicly Released: May 5, 1976.
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