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.


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