TITLE

Department of Energy: Oil and Natural Gas Research and Development Activities

AUTHOR(S)
Gaffigan, Mark
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
GAO Reports;11/16/2007, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Document
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the correspondence from U.S. Government Accountability Office to the Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development of the Committee on Appropriations on the research and development (R&D) activities for oil and natural gas of the Department of Energy. Statistical information regarding oil and natural gas R&D appropriations and expenditures are provided. Increasing domestic oil and natural gas production could result in increased support for independent producers and revenues.
ACCESSION #
27825325

 

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