Oversight, DOE solar and conservation programs

hearings before the Subcommittee on Energy Development and Applications of the Committee on Science and Technology, U.S. House of Representatives, Ninety-sixth Congress, second session, June 12, 1980 (the President"s solar goal), September 9, 1980 (energy conservation--GAO report). by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Technology. Subcommittee on Energy Development and Applications.

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