energy department energy department

Definition(s):

  • (n) the federal department responsible for maintaining a national energy policy of the United States; created in 1977

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • The idea of a Cabinet-level energy department is hardly revolutionary; indeed, the DOE that Carter is proposing resembles one drawn up by the Ford Administration in its waning .

News

  1. Energy Department Partners with State, City and Industry Stakeholders to Help Hoboken Region Improve Its Electric Grid ...

    June 13, 2013 Energy Department Partners with State, City and Industry Stakeholders to Help Hoboken Region Improve Its Electric Grid in the Aftermath of Hurricane Sandy Initiative to Help the Community Become More Adaptive and Better Prepared for Future Events
    on June 13, 2013     Source: U.S. Department of Energy

  2. Ahead of the Bell: Natural gas inventories

    The Energy Department is expected to report on Thursday that the nation's natural gas supplies grew by 94 billion to 98 billion cubic feet in the week ended June 7, according to a survey of analysts by ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  3. Department of Energy calculates savings per eGallon

    WASHINGTON, June 11 (UPI) -- The average fuel costs for an electric car is one third that of an average gas-powered car, the Energy Department said Tuesday.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: UPI

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