The Energy Hustle

Guttman, Daniel
March 1978
New Republic;3/11/78, Vol. 178 Issue 10, p16
Focuses on legislation in the United States focusing on the financial disclosure requirements for the employees of the Department of Energy (DOE) to prevent unconstitutional invasions of privacy. Limitations on DOE employees on the extent of their work for industry; Views that the Energy Department employees are lavishly reimbursed for services allegedly rendered in helping to create and manage our national energy policy; DOE conflict-of-interest rules and salary limits do not apply to private contractors hired by the Department, as opposed to its own employees; Description of the Energy and Environmental Analysis(EEA) Inc. which has converted the energy crisis into a booming consulting business; EEA offers its services to private enterprise. INSET: The New American Hustler..


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