Department of energy

Department of energy

department within the executive branch of the U.S. Government (at the cabinet level) which has managed and overseen federally-sponsored energy research. It was formed in 1977 from the energy research and development administration, and the atomic Enegy Commission.

Acronym: doe The federal department responsible for maintaining a national energy policy of the united States; created in 1977.

Retrieved from "http://www.biology-online.org/bodict/index.php?title=Department_of_energy&oldid=22611"
First | Previous (Department Of Agriculture) | Next (Departmental) | Last
Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page.