TITLE

DOE Budget Plan Lavishes More On Clean Energy; Delays Plutonium Facility

AUTHOR(S)
LOBSENZ, GEORGE
PUB. DATE
February 2012
SOURCE
Energy Daily;2/14/2012, Issue 31, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a proposal made by U.S. President Barack Obama for a 3.2 percent increase in spending by the Energy Department (DOE) in fiscal 2013. The increase in spending is aimed at the clean energy priorities of the U.S. administration and a policy shift in the agency's nuclear weapons agenda. In fiscal 2012, DOE has received 26.3 billion U.S. dollars. According to Obama, his proposed increase for DOE budget is an indicator of the significance of innovation and energy for the U.S.
ACCESSION #
73594188

 

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