Energy and Water Development Appropriations for Fiscal Year 1981: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Appropriations, United States Senate, Ninety-sixth Congress, Second Session, Partie 2
United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Appropriations. Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1980
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activities additional Administration analysis Answer applications appropriate assessment Assistant authority base basic budget request capacity Chart coal Committee completed conducted CONGRESS conservation construction continue contract cost Davis Deleted demand demonstration Department of Energy direct economic effects effort electric energy engineering enrichment environmental equipment estimates evaluation existing expected facilities Federal fiscal year 1981 fuel funds fusion future goals going Government heat impact important improved increase industry initiated Laboratory look major materials meet million nuclear Office operating percent planning plant potential present problems production projects proposed Question reactor reduce regional requirements responsibility result Secretary Senator JOHNSTON solar sources statement STELSON storage studies supply technical testing United uranium utilities waste weapons
Page 1350 - ... (v) any irreversible and irretrievable commitments of resources which would be involved in the proposed action should it be implemented. Prior to making any detailed statement, the responsible Federal official shall consult with and obtain the comments of any Federal agency which has jurisdiction by law or special expertise with respect to any environmental impact involved.
Page 863 - ... for determining production costs. In addition. the Development Module would be used to explore the off-design operating performance of the technology. Because of classification, I cannot now discuss the key accomplishments and future specific milestones of the program. We have, however, met with the Committee staff members to inform them of the program's progress and would be happy to provide the Committee with additional information on a classified basis as desired.
Page 887 - This final disposal must provide isolation of these wastes from the human environment for as long as they remain hazardous. The Commercial...
Page 875 - LWBR core, the Shippingport Atomic Power Station will be turned over to the DOE Office of Waste Management for Disposition. This disposition work is not budgeted under the Water Cooled Breeder program.
Page 1079 - Support includes funds required for ongoing operation of the gaseous diffusion plants at Oak Ridge, Tennessee; Paducah, Kentucky; and Portsmouth, Ohio.
Page 873 - Reactor core will provide the basic technology which would make available for power production about 50 percent of the energy in the Nation's thorium reserves, a source of energy many times greater than the known fossil fuel reserves.
Page 1367 - Government -vide investment program to meet the requirements of the National Energy Conservation Policy Act of 1978 and Executive Order 12003 of July 20, 1977, by retrofitting Federal facilities to make them more energy efficient. The program also includes an effort to convert our major petroleum and natural gas fired heating plants to coal and other VMS critical fuels to meet the requirements of the Powcrplant and Industrial Fuels Dae Act of 1978.
Page 856 - Island Examination program. The request for FY 1981 is $9 million. DOE has proposed to embark on this new activity as a result of the accident at Three Mile Island Unit 2 on March 28, 1979. The proposed program will obtain data from the cleanup, examination and evaluation of the...
Page 857 - THI information and examination program. The four parties have agreed to conduct the program in such a manner so as not to delay the cleanup and recovery efforts to be completed by GPU. The participants have also agreed to avoid conducting any work that is the responsibility of the utility owners of TNI Unit 2.
Page 645 - The budget request for passive heating and cooling systems development is a key element of our overall effort to promote passive solar applications. There continues to be the need for research, data gathering and analysis, and engineering development work for a whole host of passive products, prototype building designs, design tools for architects and builders, and the like. In addition, we have budgeted $2 million in this category for several pilot city and urban planning projects. I am particularly...