Department of Defense Energy Initiatives: Background and Issues for Congress

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The Department of Defense (DOD) spends billions of dollars per year on fuel, and is pursuing numerous initiatives for reducing its fuel needs and changing the mix of energy sources that it uses. DOD's energy initiatives pose several potential oversight issues for Congress, and have
been topics of discussion and debate at hearings on DOD's proposed FY2013 budget.

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: June 5, 2012
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Schwartz, Moshe

Specialist in Defense Acquisition

Creator (Author):
Blakeley, Katherine

Research Associate

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O'Rourke, Ronald

Specialist in Naval Affairs

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: June 5, 2012
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United States
Description:

The Department of Defense (DOD) spends billions of dollars per year on fuel, and is pursuing numerous initiatives for reducing its fuel needs and changing the mix of energy sources that it uses. DOD's energy initiatives pose several potential oversight issues for Congress, and have
been topics of discussion and debate at hearings on DOD's proposed FY2013 budget.

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59 pages.

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Congressional Research Service Reports
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