TITLE

Shortage in Kilowatts

AUTHOR(S)
Putney, Bryant
PUB. DATE
July 1941
SOURCE
New Republic;7/14/41, Vol. 105 Issue 2, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the problem of shortage of electricity faced in the U.S. Speech by C.W. Kellogg, president of the Edison Electric Institute, on electricity crisis; Declaration by Kellogg that an allegation of power shortage is unwarranted; Evidence that the U.S. Federal Power Commission has shown little foresight in doing the work assigned to it by U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt; Forecast by the government on demand for electricity as indicated in the report to the Commission; Difficulty in the production of generating equipment; Participation of the private power companies in subordinating the country's interests to profit-seeking.
ACCESSION #
14710099

 

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